RS polls: TN candidates to file papers 8 July

Candidates from DMK and AIADMK (three each) for the six Rajya Sabha seats that falls vacant in Tamilnadu this month are expected to file their nominations tomorrow. Continue Reading

AIADMK performs havan seeking rain, DMK stages protest

As Tamilnadu reels under worst water crisis, the ruling AIADMK Saturday performed ‘yagna’ in temples across the State, while the Opposition DMK staged empty pot demonstrations, urging the government to take steps to address the issue. Continue Reading

DMK MLAs take oath, Stalin says ‘wait & see’

The 13 DMK MLAs who won in the recent by-elections took oath as legislators at the Assembly-Secretariat here today in the presence of party president M K Stalin. Continue Reading

Kanimozhi sheds tears while paying homage at MK memorial

Thoothukudi MP Kanimozhi today shed tears while paying homage at her father and former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi’s memorial at Marina today. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: TN CM turns down exit polls

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today said the exit polls results that said AIADMK will get less seats in the Lok Sabha elections are not ‘karuthu kanippu but karuthu thinippu’ (forced opinion). Continue Reading

TN CM accuses Stalin of double standards over alliance

A day after Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao met DMK chief MK Stalin,  Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami questioned M K Stalin’s double standards with regards to forming an alliance. Continue Reading

SC stay on proceedings against 2 MLAs big blow to AIADMK: Stalin

After the Supreme court ordered an interim stay on the disqualification notice issued to three AIADMK MLAs by Tamilnadu Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal, DMK president M K Stalin described the decision as a big blow to the ruling party in the State. Continue Reading

2019 Polls: Wordy duel between PMK-DMK gets ugly

“Stalin expected us to be in his alliance and we refused. His anger is reflected in his recent statements.” Continue Reading

Madras HC dismisses plea against Stalin

A petition filed by AIADMK spokesperson R Babu Murugavel seeking a direction to the Election Commission to restrain DMK president M K Stalin as well as other parties from making speeches associating Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami with the 2017 Kodanadu issue was dismissed by the Madras High Court today. Continue Reading