It’s official: EPS to contest from Edappadi, OPS from Bodi

Taking a lead over other parties, the ruling AIADMK today announced the first list of its candidates to contest in the Assembly elections. Continue Reading

AIADMK, DMK ready with candidates list

Even before seats could be shared among alliance partners, the two Dravidian majors- the ruling AIADMK and the main opposition DMK-are moving ahead with the next step — identification of candidates. Continue Reading

After marathon interview, EPS-OPS call for AIADMK district secretaries meet

AIADMK supremos, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy CM O Panneerselvam, who on Thursday interviewed party aspirants who submitted applications seeking party ticket for contesting in the elections, are chairing the party’s district secretaries meet today. Continue Reading

AIADMK top team confabs seat sharing with BJP, DMDK

Deputy Chief Minister and AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam and Chief Minister and AIADMK joint coordinator Edappadi K Palaniswami today held a meeting with the senior members of the party. Continue Reading

Assembly polls: AIADMK inks seat-sharing, allots 23 Assembly seats to PMK

Taking a lead over other parties, the ruling AIADMK today inked the seat sharing pact with PMK allotting 23 seats to it for the 6 April Assembly elections. Continue Reading

AIADMK invites applications to contest in Assembly polls

The ruling AIADMK today invited applications from poll ticket aspirants between 24 February (the birth anniversary of former Chief Minister and party supremo J Jayalalithaa) and 5 March. Continue Reading

Amit Shah to visit Chennai on 14 January, key decisions on CM candidature likely

Union Home Minister Amit Shah is expected to visit Chennai to attend the anniversary function of Tughlak magazine on 14 January. Continue Reading

How Palaniswami was officially declared as AIADMK’s Chief Ministerial candidate

After protracted parleys over the last couple of days, the ruling AIADMK in Tamilnadu today announced that incumbent Edappadi K Palaniswami will be the party’s Chief Ministerial candidate for the Assembly elections due in April-May 2021. Continue Reading