DMDK leader Vijayakanth to return to Chennai Saturday from America

He has been getting treatment for some undisclosed ailment. Photos have been released intermittently about his stay in America and this is said to have enthused the DMDK cadres that he was well and recovering. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu parties hold secret parleys for alliance in Lok Sabha elections

Even second-rung leaders are not being kept in the loop, in a bid to maintain confidentiality, say sources in at least two parties. Continue Reading

Slamming old video featuring Stalin, AIADMK speaks up for Hindus

The ruling AIADMK slammed DMK president M K Stalin Tuesday accusing him of trying to divide people on religious lines after a two-year-old video clip surfaced on social media purportedly showing him criticising Vedic ceremonies of weddings. Continue Reading

AIADMK district secretaries meeting to be held in Chennai 8 Feb

It is said Chief Minister Edappadi K Palansiwami and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, the co-coordinator and coordinator of the party, will be addressing the meeting. Continue Reading

DMK treasurer Durai Murugan discharged after hospitalisation in Chennai

Sources said he was admitted to Apollo Hospitals on Greams Road. He was discharged after treatment. Speaking to mediapersons later, Durai Murugan said he was healthy. He also took part in the Assembly proceedings today. Continue Reading

Jaya death: Arumughaswamy inquiry panel summons OPS

The commission has also asked Health Minister C Vijaya Baskar and former minister C Ponnaiyan to appear 18 December. The panel was set up in September 2017. So far, it has examined various persons, including doctors who treated the late chief minister during her hospital stay in 2016. Continue Reading

AIADMK 2.0: 2 many things 2 years after Jaya’s death

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

2019 polls: Does Stalin have a national or notional role?

M K Stalin is now the supremo of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, and with the country getting ready for parliamentary polls, parties are ganging up against the ruling BJP and leaders from across the country are visiting the ‘Kazhaga Thalaivar – Thalapathy’. Continue Reading

I am not a fool, says Rajini, clarifying on the 7 people issue

The reporter’s question was not clear and that was why he could not react properly to the issue of the seven Rajiv Gandhi assassination convicts case, explained Superstar Rajinikanth today at a media meet. Continue Reading