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Banwarilal Purohit

PM Modi's security breach: Punjab BJP chief rejects state govt's probe panel

A delegation of Punjab BJP leaders led by state president Ashwani Sharma today met Governor Banwarilal Purohit over the issue

06 Jan 2022 2:02 PM

COVID-19 takes grip on Indian politicians, easily overhauls 18 lakh mark

Amit Shah, Yediyurappa, Shivraj Chouhan, Tamil Nadu governor Banwarilal Purohit are COVID-19 positive

03 Aug 2020 1:16 AM

Vice President lauds Tamil Nadu for being medical hub of the country

He was speaking at the opening ceremony of MGM Hospital here. Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit was also present at the event.

14 Jul 2019 4:23 PM

Tamil weekly editor Nakkheeran Gopal won't go to jail, says Chennai court

The court turned down police request to remand Nakkheeran Gopal to judicial custody.

09 Oct 2018 5:32 PM

Mother of Rajiv Gandhi killer meets TN Guv, confident of son’s release

Mother of Perarivalan presented a petition with some accompanying material to TN governor and exuded confidence he will accept her demand.

24 Sep 2018 1:58 PM


No request to Centre on release of Rajiv Gandhi assassins, says TN governor

The Governor said a decision on the issue would be taken in a 'just and fair manner' in accordance with the Constitution.

15 Sep 2018 1:16 PM

Tamil outfits slams TN Guv over Rajiv Gandhi killers case, Raj Bhavan silent

Tamil outfits claimed Governor Banwarilal Purohit has forwarded Cabinet recommendation to Centre and demanded all 7 convicts be set free.

14 Sep 2018 6:47 PM

Governor oversteps role

The fact is that this Governor is attempting a more proactive role, and is open about it.

27 Jun 2018 2:42 AM

Raj Bhavan’s warning intimidatory, will continue protest against TN Guv: DMK

DMK staged a walkout in TN Assembly over governor's visits, said it would 'make any sacrifice' to uphold state's autonomy.

25 Jun 2018 6:49 PM

Can't be reporters without sleeping with bigwigs: TN BJP leader writes, deletes post

BJP leader S. VE. Shekher Venkataraman said the Governor should 'wash his hands with phenyl' for touching the woman journalist.

20 Apr 2018 3:22 PM


Don’t know accused prof: TN gov

he professor had claimed she knows the governor, who is the Chancellor of the university.

18 Apr 2018 1:31 AM

PM to meet Tamil Nadu Governor over state issues today

Some Tamil fringe outfits and students too held protests for the same issue in several parts of Tamil Nadu, including some 30 spots in Chennai.

03 Apr 2018 6:18 AM

Kancheepuram Sankara Mutt seer Jayendra Saraswathi laid to rest

The 69th pontiff of Kancheepuram Sankara Mutt was laid to rest close to his guru Chandrasekharendra Saraswati’s grave.

01 Mar 2018 1:21 PM

Modi launches subsidised 'Amma' two-wheeler scheme in Tamil Nadu

The scheme, which aims at providing 50 percent subsidy to all the working women to buy two-wheelers, was a pet project of Jayalalithaa.

24 Feb 2018 7:05 PM

President appoints governors for 5 states, Satya Pal Malik named Bihar guv

President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday appointed governors for five states - Tamil Nadu, Assam, Bihar, Arunachal Pradesh and Meghalaya.

30 Sep 2017 11:17 AM


Meghalaya: Guv lauds state govt for facilitating surrender of militants

The most significant event in 2016 was the surrender of 117 militants and insurgent outfits.

03 Mar 2017 5:16 PM