Avail of treatment up to Rs 5 lakh under CM’s insurance scheme

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has announced that starting from 1 December, beneficiaries of the Chief Minister’s Comprehensive Health Insurance Scheme can avail of treatment for up to Rs 5 lakh at authorised hospitals. Continue Reading

Ready for voice test, says minister Jayakumar

The Minister said the audio clip was fake and part of a conspiracy to malign him. The Minister also said the audio clip was the work of AMMK founder T T V Dhinakaran’s family. Continue Reading

Jaya death probe: Apollo doctors questioned

The commission cross questioned them along with the Sasikala faction. Earlier, Ramesh informed the commission that the former CM was responding to treatment in October 2016. The Governor saw Jayalalithaa showing ‘thumbs up’ sign on 22 October when Governor met her, he informed the probe panel. Continue Reading

Is Varalaxmi part of Jayalalithaa biopic?

Filmmaker Priyadarshini had announced recently that she would be helming The Iron Lady, a biopic of the former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. She also confirmed that Nithya Menen will play Jaya on screen and Varalaxmi will be a part of the film. Continue Reading

As DMK prez, will Stalin follow the style of MK or Jaya?

Though M Karunanidhi, the party’s late chief, was known for his ‘democratic’ style of functioning when compared to the ‘autocratic’ ways of his arch-rival J Jayalalithaa, Stalin may not fully toe the line of his father. 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