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Jallikattu stir takes violent turn in Chennai; TN assembly passes Bill

There were incidents of stone throwing and burning of vehicles and sundry items at various places in protest against the police action.

published on : 23rd January 2017

Tamil Nadu Governor approves ordinance, Jallikattu to be held tomorrow

The Chief Minister will inaugurate Jallikattu at Alanganallur, famous for conducting the rural sport, at 10 am.

published on : 21st January 2017

Jallikattu protests: Railways cancels several trains today

The Southern Railways has announced the several trains are cancelled on Saturday.

published on : 21st January 2017

Jallikattu protests on the Marina: Crowds swell on day 3, ultimatum issued

An extensive Jallikattu protests' coverage that captures minute details of the people and their sentiments.

published on : 19th January 2017

Jallikattu protest: Schools, colleges to remain shut, public transport to go off roads on Friday

Bus operations may get affected as employees unions of state transport corporations are participating in the strike although AIADMK-affiliated unions have not lent their support to the move. 

published on : 19th January 2017

Chennai IT corridor buzzes with Jallikattu anti-ban stir

The IT community, generally regarded as the most aloof from social issues, has now shed its inhibitions and come forward to stand shoulder to shoulder with other Tamils to protest the jallikattu ban.

published on : 19th January 2017

Tamil Nadu politicians and film celebrities lend support to protests demanding Jallikattu 

Political leaders in the State and Kollywood celebrities alike condemned the arrests over Jallikattu and supported the protestors, with some even joining them on ground.

published on : 18th January 2017

Detained protestors go on fast for jallikattu as Alanganallur fights on

The police housed the protesters including both men and women in nearby wedding halls.

published on : 17th January 2017

SC ban flouted as Jallikattu organised across TN

Tense situation prevailed in Palamedu in Madurai as all shops remained closed and black flags hoisted atop houses condemning the ban on Jallikattu. 

published on : 16th January 2017