TTV Dhinakaran to hold discussion with his supporters

I will discuss about our future course of action with my MLAs and then decide. If they want to challenge the verdict, we will go to the Supreme Court. But if they want to go for elections, we will also be ready for it. Continue Reading

Big breather for EPS-OPS

The 18 AIADMK MLAs were disqualified by Speaker P Dhanapal on 18 September last year under the anti-defection law after they met the Governor and expressed loss of confidence in Palaniswami. Continue Reading

TTV vs OPS: EPS calls crucial meeting

It is reportedly said EPS held a crucial meeting with senior leaders of the party during which the ongoing tussle between Dhinakaran and Panneerselvam and the next move to tackle the issue were discussed. The meeting has come a day after Palaniswami met Governor Banwarilal Purohit and Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan. He is also set to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi 8 October. Continue Reading

Yes, OPS met me to topple EPS, says TTV Dhinakaran

He said,”During the meeting Panneerselvam had said he made a mistake by joining hands with Palaniswami and wanted to merge with me. He said he would give me a prominent position which I turned down. There is no political motive behind me revealing this now. I did not take this as a big issue back then.” Continue Reading

Thiruparankundram Bypoll: CM to chair meet tomorrow

All political parties are preparing for the Thiruparankundram by-poll which might foretell the mood of the public as to which party enjoys the support of the people of Tamilnadu following the death of DMK chief M Karunanidhi. Continue Reading

All is fair in war for TN CM’s chair

The new president of the DMK was groomed for the Chief Minister post by his father and five-time CM M Karunanidhi. M K Stalin was one stop short of the top job, as he was the Deputy CM till 2011. 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