AIADMK wants notice to dissenting MLAs withdrawn

The AIADMK leadership has decided to urge the Speaker to withdraw the notice issued to three dissenting MLAs who earlier supported T T V Dhinakaran’s Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) but recently moved to the parent party, the AIADMK. Continue Reading

AIADMK welcomes Union Budget; Stalin calls it bitter for poor

“I welcome the Central budget presented by Mrs Nirmala Sitharaman, which has new policies for India’s future growth, besides good schemes. It is also a visionary budget,” said Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami yesterday. Continue Reading

AIADMK mocks AMMK for poll debacle

The AIADMK on Monday mocked rival TTV Dhinakaran-led Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam for its poll drubbing and asserted that it cannot pose a challenge to the ruling party. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Rs 1.48 crore seized in Theni, Collector sends report to EC

The Income Tax department seized cash worth Rs 1.48 crore in Theni that was allegedly stashed to bribe voters in the district. While reports made rounds that the cash belonged to AMMK, the Dhinakaran-led party was quick to refute such claims. Continue Reading

Stalin wants poll in 20 constituencies, TTV cries foul

Leaders of various political parties, including DMK President M K Stalin, BJP State chief Tamilisai Soundararajan, TMC president G K Vasan and CPI(M) State Secretary K Balakrishnan welcomed the ECI’s decision to rescind the Tiruvarur by-election. Continue Reading