DMK prez Stalin holds firm grip over party, but has long way to go

The real test lies in 2021, when Assembly elections are slated to be held in Tamilnadu. While even his foes cannot deny the hardwork of Stalin, it is felt a few other qualities hardly work in his favour. Continue Reading

Two men arrested in Vedaranyam communal clash

The Tamilnadu police have today arrested the two men identified as the key accused involved in the vandalism of Dr B R Ambedkar’s statue in Vedaranyam following a communal clash.  Continue Reading

Political leaders condemn vandalism of Ambedkar statue in TN

Political leaders in Tamilnadu on Monday condemned the damage inflicted on a statue of Dr B R Ambedkar in Nagapattinam district on Sunday, with the DMK blaming “fascist forces” behind the vandalism. Continue Reading

S P Velumani visits rain-hit areas, distributes welfare measures

Areas in and around the city witnessed continuous rain for the last five days. AIADMK leader and Local Administration Minister S P Velumani visited the affected areas to take stock of the situation. Continue Reading

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