AMMK goes into huddle to discuss situation post 2019 elections

It is expected that today’s meeting would discuss the election debacle and the way ahead for the fledgling party that is headed by general secretary Dhinakaran. Continue Reading

BJP will replace EPS with OPS, says AMMK leader

AMMK leader Thanga Tamilselvan today said very soon the BJP will dethrone Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and will replace him with Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam. Continue Reading

2019 elections: Dhinakaran’s AMMK fails to walk the talk

Having suffered huge defeat in the elections, Dhinkaran cannot lay claim to Amma’s legacy, say AIADMK leaders Continue Reading

AIADMK: Old enemy, new foe and some friends

“There will be no problem if we win more than eight seats (in the by-elections to 22 Assembly constituencies) and we are almost sure about posting victory in at least 10 places. But, still, we are ready for the worst case scenario,” says an AIADMK insider. Continue Reading

Seeking DMK support is only practical, explains AMMK leader

Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam propaganda secretary Thanga Tamilselvan has blamed the media for twisting his statement that the AMMK would take the help of the DMK to topple the AIADMK government, led by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami. Continue Reading

Dhinakaran’s AMMK announces candidates for four by-elections

By-elections were held for 18 constituencies along with the Lok Sabha elections 18 April. The Election Commission had announced the by-elections to the remaining four constituencies after the poll process began.  Continue Reading

TTV Dhinakaran to become AMMK chief

Just a day after the general elections in Tamilnadu and by-polls in 18 State Assembly constituencies, TTV Dhinakaran has decided to register Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) as a political party. He is expected to assume charge as its general secretary. Continue Reading

2019 elections: Who will get the women’s votes in Tamilnadu?

With just 12 days left for the elections, time is running out for the serious political parties to come up with a strategy to garner the votes of the women of the State. For that is a vote that will count the most in the final reckoning. Continue Reading

Seize & freeze

Right from the day the model code of conduct for Lok Sabha polls came into effect, seizures of money, gold and other valuables by special teams formed by the Election Commission have become a routine affair in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading