Vanniyar quota: Permanent or temporary?

Deputy Chief Minister and AIADMK Coordinator O Panneerselvam’s remarks that the 10.5 per cent internal reservation provided to Vanniyars in education and employment opportunities within 20 per cent quota for Most Backward Classes (MBCs) is only a temporary arrangement have sparked a furore in Tamilnadu political arena. Continue Reading

Sasikala returns to TN today, govt confiscates kin’s properties

Former All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader VK Sasikala is returning to Tamilnadu today, after completing her quarantine in Bengaluru. She will stay at her niece J Krishnapriya’s residence in the T Nagar area of Chennai. Continue Reading

Anna varsity row heats up, Minister slams V-C, DMK stages protest

The issue of Anna University Vice Chancellor M K Surappa writing to the Centre on raising funds without its assistance is snowballing into a big row. Continue Reading

OBCs grossly under-represented in medical seats: AIADMK

The ruling AIADMK in Tamilnadu has moved the Madras High Court seeking 50 per cent reservation for Other Backward Classes (OBCs) in medical seats surrendered by the State governments to the All India quota in non Central government colleges. Continue Reading