Even as AIADMK top leaders O Panneerselvam and Edappadi K Palaniswami have said the the party’s alliance with the BJP is intact, war of words between the two parties continue. Continue Reading
Sasikala, a former associate of J Jayalalithaa, is serving a jail sentence post a ruling from the Supreme Court jury pronouncing her guilty in the misappropriation of assets case.
His fight for a symbol began in 2017 after the AIADMK splintered subsequent to the incarceration of his aunt V K Sasikala, which followed the death of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. Continue Reading
Whatever the symbol be, given his track record, Dhinakaran would popularise it all over Tamilnadu. And therein rests the catch: It could affect the prospects of the AIADMK-led alliance. Continue Reading
The two-leaves symbol stays with the AIADMK with the Delhi High Court ruling in its favour this afternoon. It has upheld the Election Commission granting the famed symbol to the AIADMK. Continue Reading
Now Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) leader T T V Dhinakaran and his aunt and general secretary of the party, V K Sasikala, had moved the court against granting the two-leaves symbol of the AIADMK to the Edappadi K Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam-led faction. Continue Reading
It was exactly on this day two years ago J Jayalalithaa was declared dead, after 75 days of hospitalisation. Her demise, besides leaving a huge void in the Tamilnadu political arena, also paved the way for many changes in her party – All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam. Continue Reading
Ms Jayalalitha really did not have any choice. Her decision to snap links with their aide Sasikala Natarajan, though in the air for quite a few days now must have obviously been a painful one to take. By her own admission, even after the elections, Continue Reading