TN politicos, officials in fear as judges crack the whip

While the special court for cases against MPs, MLAs in Chennai is passing orders that have sent a chill down the spine of politicians, especially with Balakrishna Reddy losing his Minister post due to one such verdict, the Madras High Court, on the other hand, is sounding strong warning to top officials with its recent orders. Continue Reading

Kamal Haasan replies to Modi’s invitation for alliance with BJP

A couple of days ago, in an interview to a news agency, Prime Minister Modi had said his party would welcome Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan if they were willing to join the alliance. Continue Reading

Kamal Haasan’s Makkal Needhi Maiam to contest Tiruvarur by-poll?

It’s action all the way at Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) as jubilant party cadres want their leader Kamal Haasan to field a candidate for Tiruvarur by-election. Continue Reading

PMK founder Ramadoss demands action against Tik Tok app

“It is like a drug to the people who use it. There is no monitoring of what content is shared on the app and it is completely unregulated. It’s sad to see so many people forgetting reality and getting lost in it, wasting their life,” said Ramadoss. Continue Reading

OPS asserts himself in AIADMK; ‘one man, one post’ formula in force

“Though OPS is head of the party as per the merger deal, he kept a low profile all these days. But, with elections approaching, he is conveying a message or two with his words and acts,” said a source. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu Cabinet takes up important issues for discussion at meeting

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today chaired a Cabinet meeting during which various important issues such as Sterlite plant row, Mekedatu and non-receipt of Central assistance for restoration works in Cyclone Gaja-affected areas were taken up for discussion. Continue Reading

Stalin discusses LS election strategies with DMK MLAs, MPs, leaders

Two resolutions, one stressing that the Tamilnadu government not allow Karnataka to construct a dam across the Cauvery at Mekedatu at any cost and another seeking the waiver of farmers and education loan in the Cyclone Gaja-affected areas were passed during the high-level meeting organised by the DMK today. Continue Reading

Stalin gets smarter, sharper, stronger; gains national attention

The statue, no doubt, was for M Karunanidhi. But the one who stood tall at its unveiling event and the subsequent public meeting Sunday, no doubt again, was M K Stalin. Continue Reading

‘Senthil Balaji defection to DMK is like first look of film’

“The switching over of Senthil Balaji from the AMMK to DMK was just like the first look of a film. Tamilnadu political arena should brace itself for the second look, teaser, single, audio launch and trailer before the release of the film being bankrolled and directed by the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam. It will be a true political thriller,” say sources aware of recent developments in the M K Stalin-led party. Continue Reading