Two leaves, one leader?

With a section of the AIADMK raising its voice for unitary leadership in the party, the party went into a huddle. And it was eventually decided a day after the meeting that neither their official spokespersons nor any sympathisers of their party should air their views before the media. Continue Reading

Local body polls, leadership issue dominate AIADMK meeting

Today’s meeting began 10 am and continued for two hours. It was presided over by AIADMK coordinator and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, co-coordinator and Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami. Continue Reading

EPS or OPS: Who will emerge ‘single leader’ of AIADMK in TN?

The AIADMK headquarters called a meeting of its seniors, including ministers, district secretaries, MPs and MLAs 12 June, and, at the same time, issued a gag order restraining party members from airing their views in public. Continue Reading

EPS denies rift in AIADMK, OPS will reply after watching MLA’s comments

Chief Minister Palaniswami said he cannot comment on what Rajan Chellappa had said as he was not fully aware of it. However, he assured that there was no split in the party and everything was well. Continue Reading

AIADMK MLA indirectly bats for OPS to wield supreme power

The murmurings within the AIADMK are growing louder with MLA Rajan Chellappa openly questioning the dual leadership of the party. Continue Reading

All eyes on Governor

The Supreme Court had disposed of a plea of the kin of those killed along with former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in 1991, challenging the State government’s 2014 decision to release seven convicts in the assassination case. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Modi in Theni, promises to create new India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a broadside against the Opposition today, saying the DMK, Congress and their “mahamilavati” friends cannot accept strides India has made and, therefore, were “unhappy” with him. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: AIADMK continues talks with DMDK

A day after Superstar Rajinikanth and DMK president M K Stalin headed towards Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK) chief Vijayakanth’s house to meet him to ‘enquire about his health’, the ruling AIADMK today said alliance talks are continuing with the DMDK. Continue Reading

Work for success of alliance, say OPS-EPS ahead of Jaya birth anniversary

In a joint letter to the cadres, the duo has said they are following in the footsteps of Jayalalithaa and continuing her unfinished work. Continue Reading