Why DMK skipped Cong’s anti-CAA meet in Delhi

Days after the State Congress accused the DMK of not allocating ”fair number of seats” to it in the civic polls in Tamilnadu, the latter on Monday boycotted a crucial meeting called by the Congress in New Delhi to evolve a strategy against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), leading to speculation that the alliance between the two parties might break anytime. Continue Reading

All not well in DMK-Congress alliance

For the first time in the recent years, bitterness between alliance partners DMK and Congress came out in open Friday evening, when the latter accused the former of not allocating ”fair number of seats” to it in the civic polls in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu civic polls: Who is the winner?

The results of the just-concluded rural local body elections is both victory and failure for the Dravidian majors– the ruling AIADMK and the main opposition DMK. Continue Reading

Is south India really protesting CAA?

While many northern States and cities witnessed protests against the Centre’s Citizenship Amendment Act, their south Indian counterparts were no exception. Continue Reading

Chennai man: The ‘real me’ behind Realme’s new venture

After Realme India CEO Madhav Sheth made a presentation on the firm’s new initiative to the media at the launch event in New Delhi Wednesday, Varun, the lead of PaySa, spoke to News Today and gave more details. Continue Reading

Local body polls: Allies turn achilles heel for AIADMK, DMK

The ruling AIADMK and the main opposition DMK, the two big parties of Tamilnadu, are caught in a Catch-22 situation, so to speak, ahead of elections to rural local bodies. Continue Reading

Battlefield Tamilnadu gets ready for civic polls

Months after the Lok Sabha elections which were accompanied by by-polls to 18 Assembly constituencies and weeks after Vikravandi and Nanguneri by-elections, Tamilnadu is getting ready for another battle, this time in the form of local body polls. Continue Reading

DMK, defeat, dilemma

In politics, it doesn’t matter what you achieved yesterday, it’s all about what you win today. If this theory is anything to go by, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, despite its spectacular victory in the Lok Sabha elections, is in trouble now, courtesy its poor show in last week’s Nanguneri and Vikravandi by-polls. Continue Reading

Dr EPS gets ready for political operations

While Deepavali arrived in advance for the AIADMK thanks to its victory in the Vikravandi and Nanguneri by-elections, fireworks are expected to continue even after the festival of lights, courtesy strategies being devised by Chief Minister and the party’s joint coordinator Edappadi K Palaniswami. Continue Reading

Why winning Vikravandi, Nanguneri by-polls important for AIADMK, DMK?

Months after the Lok Sabha elections and by-polls in 22 Assembly constituencies, Tamilnadu is witnessing yet another political battle, this time in the form of by-elections in Vikravandi and Nanguneri. Continue Reading