Articles about Vidyasagar Rao

You can soon attend Mumbai University's PhD vivas, ask questions

27 May 2019

Mumbai
You can soon attend Mumbai University's PhD vivas, ask questions

Soon, members of the public will be given a chance to attend public vivas and pose questions to PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) candidates at the University of Mumbai, under a new ordinance.

Maratha quota stir: Man ends life in Maharashtra's Nanded district

31 Jul 2018

India
Maratha quota stir: Man ends life in Maharashtra's Nanded district

A 38-year-old man allegedly committed suicide in Maharashtra's Nanded district over the Maratha quota demand, police said today.

Aaditya Thackeray seeks filling up of vacant-posts in Mumbai University

27 Apr 2018

India
Aaditya Thackeray seeks filling up of vacant-posts in Mumbai University

Congratulating Suhas Raghunath Pednekar on being appointed as the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Mumbai, Yuva Sena Chief Aaditya Thackeray on Friday sought the filling up of vacant posts at the university.

Jayalalithaa had refused to go to hospital: Sasikala

22 Mar 2018

Politics
Jayalalithaa had refused to go to hospital: Sasikala

In a 55-page affidavit submitted before Justice A. Arumughaswamy Commission, jailed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala recounted the events leading to former TN CM Jayalalithaa's death.

Mumbai: Ground turns red as farmers converge for protest

12 Mar 2018

India
Mumbai: Ground turns red as farmers converge for protest

Azad Maidan in south Mumbai turned into a sea of red Monday morning as thousands of farmers, carrying red flags, converged after walking around 180 km under the blazing sun over the last six days.

President Ram Nath Kovind appoints new Governors for five states

30 Sep 2017

Politics
President Ram Nath Kovind appoints new Governors for five states

President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed new Governors for Arunachal Pradesh, Bihar, Tamil Nadu, Assam, and Meghalaya.

18 MLAs backing Dhinakaran disqualified from the TN Assembly

18 Sep 2017

Politics
18 MLAs backing Dhinakaran disqualified from the TN Assembly

Eighteen MLAs backing AIADMK rebel Dhinakaran have been disqualified with immediate effect from the Tamil Nadu Assembly.

TN's political drama continues: DMK's Stalin demands immediate floor test

11 Sep 2017

Politics
TN's political drama continues: DMK's Stalin demands immediate floor test

Tamil Nadu's opposition led by DMK's working president MK Stalin met the TN Governor Vidyasagar Rao to appeal for a floor test in the house.

Sasikalaa, OPS factions face off for RK Nagar

23 Mar 2017

Politics
Sasikalaa, OPS factions face off for RK Nagar

The Panneerselvam and Sasikalaa camps are set to face for the RK Nagar polls.

Palaniswami wins trust vote in Tamil Nadu assembly

18 Feb 2017

Politics
Palaniswami wins trust vote in Tamil Nadu assembly

Edappadi Palaniswami, leading the pro-Sasikala faction of the AIADMK, won the floor test with 122 MLAs voting for him and 11 against.

Team OPS dismiss Sasikala from AIADMK

17 Feb 2017

Politics
Team OPS dismiss Sasikala from AIADMK

AIADMK presidium chairman E Madhusudanan has sacked Sasikala, her deputy T T V Dinakaran and another relative S Venkatesh from the party, citing Sasikala's high-profile criminal background.

TN Governor invites Palaniswami to be the Chief Minister

16 Feb 2017

Politics
TN Governor invites Palaniswami to be the Chief Minister

On Thursday, Tamil Nadu Governor Vidyasagar Rao invited the legislature party leader of AIADMK, Edapaddi K Palaniswami to form the government of Tamil Nadu.

SC convicts Sasikala in disproportionate assets case, won't be CM

14 Feb 2017

Politics
SC convicts Sasikala in disproportionate assets case, won't be CM

AIADMK general secretary Sasikala has been convicted by the Supreme Court in more than a decade old disproportionate assets case.

Panneerselvam berates AIADMK, Sasikala

08 Feb 2017

India
Panneerselvam berates AIADMK, Sasikala

Tamil Nadu caretaker CM O Panneerselvam stoked controversy by stating that he was forced to resign as Chief Minister by the AIADMK and VK Sasikala.

Panneerselvam steps down as CM for the third time

06 Feb 2017

India
Panneerselvam steps down as CM for the third time

O Panneerselvam has stepped down as Tamil Nadu's Chief Minister for the third time.