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

DMK to unveil its election manifesto 11 March, PMK 5 March

Even as holding hectic seat sharing parleys with alliance partners, political parties in Tamilnadu are planning big for their manifestos for the upcoming State Assembly elections. Continue Reading

PMK men hit roads demanding 20% reservation, Anbumani meets CM

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has called for a meeting with PMK youth wing secretary and MP Anbumani Ramadoss to discuss the 20 per cent reservation demand for Vanniyars. Continue Reading

PMK members march towards Chennai for ‘mega’ protest, stopped by cops

Cadres of Pattali Makkal Katchi have been staging protest in several parts of the State demanding 20 per cent reservation. PMK party members from many districts tried to reach Chennai today. Continue Reading

Governor, CM and other leaders greet as ‘Maalai Sudar’ turns 25

Having published its first copy from Chennai in 1994, ‘Maalai Sudar’, which has stepped into its silver jubilee year, has received wishes from leaders and well-wishers the world over. Continue Reading

Ramadoss, Anbumani meet Vijayakanth

PMK founder S Ramadoss, president G K Mani and youth wing president Anbumani Ramadoss met DMDK chief Vijayakant here today. Ministers Thangamani and Velumani too were present during the meeting at the actor-politician’s residence at Saligramam. Continue Reading