Sati was banned in 1861. The order by the Crown was welcomed since Sati was regarded as repulsive.
25 Jan 2017 2:02 AM
It is noteworthy events took a regrettable turn even as the state Assembly was giving shape to a new law to allow Jallikattu.
25 Jan 2017 1:59 AM
The Commission observed on the basis of media reports that unprovoked police action amounts to violation of human rights.
24 Jan 2017 9:26 PM
The Supreme Court has reserved its verdict on petitions challenging Centre’s notification allowing the sport.
24 Jan 2017 2:01 AM
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24 Jan 2017 12:11 AM
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24 Jan 2017 12:08 AM
In view of the violence, TN Guv has said a bill to replace the ordinance would be placed by AIADMK govt in the Assembly in 'immediately'.
23 Jan 2017 3:23 PM
PETA, an NGO funded by foreign nations, always rake up these issues. We will see as to what can be done, Environment Minister said.
23 Jan 2017 1:10 PM
Several protestors were also seen threatening the police, saying they will commit suicide at the beach if forcefully removed from the site.
23 Jan 2017 9:42 AM
The Tamil film industry also expressed solidarity with Jallikattu supporters, with top actors and actresses joining a silent protest.
23 Jan 2017 7:07 AM
Emotions are still running high after a public uprising was triggered by the Supreme Court’s ban on Jallikattu.
23 Jan 2017 2:48 AM
The Jallikattu held in Rapoosal village in Pudukkottai district claimed two lives as the government organised the event in a hurry.
23 Jan 2017 1:02 AM
The bull taming sport began at Manapparai in Tiruchirappali district with thousands witnessing the event.
22 Jan 2017 12:29 PM
Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam said on Friday that he will launch Jallikattu at Alanganallur in Madurai today.
22 Jan 2017 11:37 AM
Protesters say ordinance not enough, ask govt to enact law.
22 Jan 2017 2:44 AM
Modi said the Central government is fully committed to the progress of Tamil Nadu.
22 Jan 2017 2:32 AM
Protestors demand govt promulgate an ordinance, like one for Jallikattu.
22 Jan 2017 1:46 AM
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22 Jan 2017 12:11 AM
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam will inaugurate Jallikattu at Alanganallur at 10 am on Sunday.
21 Jan 2017 5:36 PM
Modi said the central government is committed to the progress of Tamil Nadu and will always work to ensure the state scales makes progress.
21 Jan 2017 12:25 PM