DMK moves SC against Speaker; Kamal extends his support

Main opposition DMK today moved the Supreme Court against Tamilnadu Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal for sending notices to three AIADMK MLAs. Continue Reading

Focus of TN politics shifts to by-poll in 4 Assembly constituencies

The parties are now gearing up to start their canvassing again, with by-polls in four Assembly segments –¬† Thirupparankundram, Sulur, Aravakurichi and Ottapidaram – slated to be held 19 May. Continue Reading

2019 elections: SC refuses to allot cooker symbol for AMMK

Chennai: The Supreme Court today said it cannot allot the cooker symbol for the Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK). The case came up before the court after the Election Commission (EC) informed it that¬† it would not allot the cooker… Continue Reading

2019 LS elections: BJP, Cong demand more seats from AIADMK, DMK

The Bharatiya Janata Party and Congress may be the big bosses of Indian politics. But, when it comes to Tamilnadu, they are always left at the mercy of regional Dravidian giants – the AIADMK and DMK. Continue Reading

Will decide soon on filing appeal on MLAs case: Dhinakaran

Stating that the ruling AIADMK will not even get their deposit in the by-elections, he said expelling him from the primary membership of the party (AIADMK) was invalid as only the general secretary is empowered to take the decision. Continue Reading

TN gets ready for mini Assembly polls

The by-elections will also decide the fate of Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisami and his deputy O Panneerselvam, DMK president M K Stalin and AMMK leader TTV Dhinakaran. Continue Reading

Madras HC orders probe of TN CM govt road contracts

In its petition, the DMK, represented by its organising secretary R S Bharathi, has alleged irregularities and corruption in award of road contracts. It has accused Palaniswami of abusing his power and allotting projects worth Rs 3,500 crore to his relatives and ‘benamis’. Continue Reading