A peek at TN CM’s usage of Assembly rule 110 to bring changes

In the last two years as Tamilnadu Chief Minister, Edappadi K Palaniswami has taken many pages out of his mentor and former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa’s book. One among them is the effective usage of rule 110 in the State Assembly. Continue Reading

Jaya’s ‘nephew’ to enter politics, holds talks with Rajini

“I must also admit that I am not all that happy to use Jayalalithaa’s background to enter politics. Though I am from her family, I am open to join any party which is ready to field me in Trichy and accept my idea. I sincerely hope that in the future, youngsters without any political background should contest in the elections and emerge victorious,” he said. Continue Reading

TTV vs OPS: EPS calls crucial meeting

It is reportedly said EPS held a crucial meeting with senior leaders of the party during which the ongoing tussle between Dhinakaran and Panneerselvam and the next move to tackle the issue were discussed. The meeting has come a day after Palaniswami met Governor Banwarilal Purohit and Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan. He is also set to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi 8 October. Continue Reading

Yes, OPS met me to topple EPS, says TTV Dhinakaran

He said,”During the meeting Panneerselvam had said he made a mistake by joining hands with Palaniswami and wanted to merge with me. He said he would give me a prominent position which I turned down. There is no political motive behind me revealing this now. I did not take this as a big issue back then.” Continue Reading

Karunas, 3 other MLAs to be disqualified?

Karunas at a meeting held at Valluvar Kottam, here, lashed out at the AIADMK-led government and Palaniswami. He was subsequently arrested on basis of provocative speech, for criminal conspiracy, promoting enmity, issuing death threats, among others. Continue Reading