Captain will tour TN and address voters: DMDK deputy secy Sudhish

“DMDK has been an integral part of Tamilnadu politics. Having stitched a strong alliance for Lok Sabha polls this time, we are going all guns blazing. Our president, Captain Vijayakanth will make a whirlwind tour across the State and address cadres,” says DMDK deputy secretary L K Sudhish. Continue Reading

DMDK to settle for 4 seats in AIADMK combine?

After a long delay , the DMDK has reportedly agreed to accept the AIADMK’s offer of four Lok Sabha seats. Sources say that DMDK will be allotted Virudhunagar, Trichy, Kallakurichi and North Chennai. Sources said the seat-sharing agreement will be signed later today. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: DMDK tries to save face after talks fail with DMK

Vijayakanth-led DMDK is expected to formally announce its alliance with the AIADMK tomorrow and accept the four seats it was offered. Its bargaining chip of using DMK to get more seats from the AIADMK failed after DMK president M K Stalin officially announced today that his party will contest in all the remaining 20 seats in the 2019 general elections. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: DMK talks with multiple parties; soon to start campaign

It was an action-filled day at the DMK headquarters Anna Arivalayam at Teynampet as talks for the alliance were held with multiple parties. Continue Reading

Status report on BJP, Cong, PMK, MDMK and other parties

Though the political wheel of Tamilnadu always revolved around the AIADMK and the DMK (and the DMDK too, to an extent, during the last two Assembly elections), the race is incomplete without other players, who, despite having their own identities, are primarily known for forging alliances with one of the above parties. Continue Reading

SWOT analysis of top Tamilnadu political parties

With Tamilnadu politics undergoing a major overhaul due to the passing away of Jayalalithaa and Karunanidhi, arrival of top stars Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan and emergence of new leaders like Edappadi K Palaniswami and T T V Dhinakaran, it’s time for the three to undergo SWOT analysis, to know their strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats. Continue Reading