Sasikala storm hits AIADMK, EPS-OPS devise strategy

The yearlong golden jubilee celebrations of the AIADMK began on Sunday, and it was marked by a renewed and an open attempt by V K Sasikala, confidante of late party supremo J Jayalalithaa, to get back control of the party by harping on ‘unity’ mantra. Continue Reading

TN Assembly polls: Advantage AIADMK or DMK?

As Tamilnadu is voting today to elect members of its 16th Assembly, it is, by all accounts, an over-four-decade-old race between the AIADMK and the DMK though billed as a five-cornered contest showing three more contenders – AMMK-DMDK front, Kamal Haasan’s MNM alliance and Seeman’s NTK. Continue Reading

Kamal & Rajini are marginal political players: Mani Shankar Aiyar

Describing Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan as ‘marginal political players’, senior Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has said they remain very popular film stars but are unable to attract public opinion to their point of view in political terms. Continue Reading

EPS’ question to Stalin

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today said that there is no heir for former Chief Ministers M G Ramachandran and J Jayalalithaa. He added that people are the only heir for the leaders of AIADMK. Continue Reading

People are the heirs of MGR, Jaya: TN CM

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today said that there is no heir for former Chief Ministers M G Ramachandran and J Jayalalithaa. He added that people are the only heir for the leaders of AIADMK. Continue Reading

MGR to pave way for Vinayagar?

In what is said to be a good news for the devotees of Arulmigu Varasakthi Vinayagar Temple at Pillayar Koil Street, Nesapakkam, the Madras High Court has asked the Greater Chennai Corporation Commissioner to inspect the statue of former Chief Minister M G Ramachandran installed in front of the temple blocking the free view of the deity. Continue Reading

News Today turns 38, leaders greet

Birthdays are always special and it is all the more exciting to celebrate a beginning that touched and changed the lives of many. On this day 37 years ago, News Today began its journey, and, since then, has been closely associated with people from various walks of life. Continue Reading

AIADMK gears up for 48th year founding day celebrations

AIADMK today announced that the 48th year founding day of the party will be celebrated 17 October. Continue Reading

MGR’s life was a song

I don’t want to talk about MGR as a CM, a subject that deserves a thorough and ‘critical’ study. Rather, today’s topic is what made MGR the CM: songs. Continue Reading

Remembering Gemini Ganesan who rewrote love on big screen

When Sivaji was scoring and occupying the space with his performance and MGR was capturing the mass with his screen presence, Gemini Ganesan had a different formula, which led him to fill the hearts of a large female fan base. Continue Reading