Year-ender 2019: CM Palaniswami puts TN on top

he year 2019 was more like a commercial film with so much of twists and turns in the State’s political scenario. The two big Dravidian parties had their highs and lows. While the AIADMK cemented its base in the State by winning the byelections, the DMK emerged winners in the Lok Sabha elections with almost a clean sweep.

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Palaniswami attracts Rs 2,700 cr to TN; 16 cos ink pact with State

More than 16 firms in the US have committed investments to the tune of over Rs 2,700 crore in Tamilnadu during the ongoing visit of Chief Minister K Palaniswami to that country. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu will initiate project to clean up Cauvery: Palansiwami

Making the announcement this morning, after hoisting the national flag at Fort St George on the occasion of Independence Day, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami said the project to clean the Cauvery would be called ‘Nadanthai Vaazhi Cauvery’. Continue Reading

Vellore district to be trifurcated with Tirupattur and Ranipet as hq

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami made the announcement after unfurling the national flag at the ramparts of Fort St George in Chennai this morning on account of Independence Day. Continue Reading

Day 24: Athi Varadar darshan in standing posture from 1 Aug (video)

It was just as beautiful a sight as in the past 23 days of Athi Varadar drashan. Today, the 24th day of darshan, the Lord was decked up in a resplendent yellow robe that had a shining blue border. Continue Reading

CM boost for weavers & temples, mega announcements in agri sector 

Making announcements for the Agriculture department, he said to increase the growth of palm trees 2.5 crore palm seeds will be distributed to farmers at a cost of Rs 10 crore. Continue Reading

Let justice prevail

The Cauvery issue has once again come to centrestage, with the Tamilnadu government Monday seeking the Centre’s ‘urgent’ intervention on the Mekedatu reservoir row, saying Karnataka seeking environmental clearance for the project was in violation of an award of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal and an SC judgement. Continue Reading

Posters near AIADMK hqs calls for Edappadi to become gen sec

‘Aa Ee Aa Thi Mu Kaavin puthiya kazhaga podhu seyalalaraga padhavi erka varungal, manbumigu Edappadiyare’ (Respected Edappadi, come to take charge as the new party general secretary of the AIADMK) said the poster that carried a picture of late party general secretary and chief minister J Jayalalithaa and Palaniswami. Continue Reading

Election fallout: What’s happening in AIADMK-BJP alliance?

Amidst reports that there is a rift in the AIADMK-BJP alliance after it managed to win just one seat in the recently-concluded Lok Sabha elections, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has sought to play it down by claiming that “all is well” between the partners. Continue Reading

CM Palaniswami in Salem: Omalur Main Road renamed as MGR Road

The rule of the AIADMK government will continue in Tamilnadu with the blessings of party founder M G Ramachandran and late supremo J Jayalalithaa, said Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami in Salem this morning. Continue Reading