Rescue Chennai sailor from Iran: TN CM to Centre

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today wrote a letter to Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar seeking him into intervene and secure the immediate release of Adithyaa Vasudevan, a sailor from Chennai who is detained by the Iran’s Revolutionary Guards. Continue Reading

Will up pressure on Centre to withdraw Dam Safety Bill: TN CM

Observing that the Dam Safety Bill proposed by the Centre was not favourable to Tamilnadu, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today assured the State Assembly that all steps would be taken to exert pressure on the Centre to withdraw the same. Continue Reading

69% quota will be continued, says TN CM Palaniswami 

After DMK chief and Leader of Opposition M K Stalin raised the issue of reservation in the TN Assembly, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami assured the 69 per cent reservation would be continued. He also said decision on implementing 10 per cent quota for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) would be taken after convening a meeting with other political parties in the State. Continue Reading

No rift between Palaniswami & Panneerselvam: Minister

Amid reports that there was a rift between Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy CM O Panneerselvam over choosing an AIADMK MP for Union Minister post, a senior State Minister today said that the two leaders stand united. Continue Reading

TN CM Palaniswami wishes Jagan, Naveen Patnaik

Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami Thursday congratulated Y S Jaganmohan Reddy and Naveen Patnaik on them being sworn-in as the Chief Ministers of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha, respectively. Continue Reading

Modi has taken Narasimha avatar to decimate terrorists, says OPS

Referring to Indian Air Force’s strikes on a terror camp in Balakot, Pakistan, on 26 February, Tamilnadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam yesterday called Narendra Modi the ‘Narasimha avatar’ – the incarnation of Lord Vishnu in the form of human body with the head of a lion. Continue Reading

Jaya’s policies continue to be actioned by Palaniswami

For women, who might have felt distressed when they lost an understanding woman Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, that their causes would be ignored, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami gave great reassurance on the first day of his taking over. Continue Reading