Sacking Minister is within CM’s power: Jayakumar

Speaking to media persons here about the removal of Information Technology Minister Manikandan from his post, Jayakumar said he does not know the reason behind it. Continue Reading

TN CM Palaniswami asserts himself like his leader Jayalalithaa

In these last 2.5 years, Palaniswami, the joint coordinator of the AIADMK, has proved that he is a fast learner, both in government and political dynamics. And, the recently-concluded Assembly session has conveyed a message to his opponents, critics and supporters – that EPS has clearly emerged as a leader, someone who can give rivals a run for their money. Continue Reading

CM Palaniswami unveils electric car from Hyundai in Chennai

Palaniswami took a ride in the car after launching it at the Secretariat. It is said the car can travel 452 km if the battery is fully charged for six hours. Continue Reading

Chandrayaan-2 success will inspire young minds: CM

He and Deputy Chief Minister O Paneerselvam congratulated the ISRO team behind the mission. In a textbook launch, the towering GSLV-MkIII-M1, carrying Chandrayaan-2 on-board, in its first operational flight, lifted off majestically from the second launch pad at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota, as the scientists broke into jubilation. Continue Reading

CM Palaniswami opens memorial for Kamaraj at Virudhunagar

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami inaugurated a manimandapam built in memory of former chief minister K Kamaraj by the Perunthalaivar Kamarajar Education and Medical Trust in Virudhunagar through video conference at the Secretariat in Chennai today. Continue Reading

CM Palaniswami, Panneerselvam to attend Modi swearing-in ceremony

Tamilnadu Chief Minister and co-coordinator of the AIADMK, Edappadi K Palaniswami, Deputy Chief Minister and co-ordinator of AIADMK, O Panneerselvam, will be attending the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi 30 May 7 pm. Continue Reading

Modi Cabinet: Who will be included in it from Tamilnadu?

At the same time, while confirming that a ministerial berth will be offered to the AIADMK by the BJP, sources also said the party’s Rajya Sabha MP, Vaithilingam, would be given a place in the Central Cabinet. Continue Reading

EPS, OPS and Raveendranath leave for Delhi BJP allies meeting

With only one contestant from the AIADMK alliance winning in the general elections from Tamilnadu,  speculation is rife that the MP will find a place in the Central Cabinet to be formed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi shortly. Continue Reading

DMK regains citadel in city, wins all three LS constituencies

DMK once again proved that Chennai is their citadel. Having a majority of MLAs in the city Assembly segments, the winning of three Lok Sabha constituencies has given them a big boost. All the DMK candidates who contested in the Lok Sabha elections in and around Chennai emerged winners by a huge margin, results for which were announced Thursday. Continue Reading