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EPS-OPS write to party cadre, urge them to join hands and safeguard the party

The AIADMK currently has two top posts of coordinator and co-coordinator held by DyCM O Panneerselvam and CM Edappadi K Palaniswami respectively. 

Jun 09, 2019, 23:38 PM IST

Rajiv Gandhi assassination: Nalini Sriharan writes to Tamil Nadu CM for early release of all 7 convicts

In a letter to the CM, Sriharan wrote to use the current political opportunity to release them as this is their only last hope to live their life.

Feb 23, 2019, 21:31 PM IST

Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami meets PM Narendra Modi, says decision on alliance after announcement of polls dates

Tamil Nadu CM met PM Narendra Modi in the national capital.

Oct 08, 2018, 12:25 PM IST

Karunanidhi contributed to politics, cinema, literature: Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami condoles DMK chief's death

DMK patriarch and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi died on Tuesday at 94.

Aug 07, 2018, 22:30 PM IST

Karunanidhi needs to stay here for extended period, says Kauvery Hospital

Karunanidhi was admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the hospital on Saturday after his blood pressure dropped.

Jul 31, 2018, 18:56 PM IST

Karunanidhi is better and recovering: EPS, OPS meet hospitalised DMK leader

The Monday medical bulletin, updating on Karunanidhi's health, is yet to be issued by the hospital.

Jul 30, 2018, 11:35 AM IST

AIADMK not in alliance with BJP: Edappadi K Palaniswami amid pressure over Cauvery Management Board

The post-Jayalalithaa AIADMK has been perceived to be cosying up to the BJP.

Mar 21, 2018, 16:15 PM IST

Shankaracharya Jayendra Saraswati interred at Kanchi math

Kanchi Shankaracharya Jayendra Saraswati has been interred at the Kanchi Kamakoti Peetham. The 69th head of the math died of a cardiac arrest on Wednesday morning. He was 82.

Mar 01, 2018, 07:11 AM IST

Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami wants Centre to reconsider scrapping of Haj subsidy

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Wednesday asked the centre to reconsider its decision to revoke Haj subsidy.

Jan 17, 2018, 14:01 PM IST

Tamil Nadu: Bill proposing hike in MLAs' salaries tabled but no wage hike for transport workers yet

Opposing the bill, DMK said that people will laugh for this hike when transport workers in the state are on strike demanding increase in salary.

Jan 10, 2018, 12:28 PM IST

AIADMK's 'two leaves' symbol goes to EPS-OPS faction; another blow to TTV Dhinakaran

The EPS-OPS faction can now claim the political legacy of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. 

Nov 23, 2017, 13:19 PM IST

AIADMK two leaves symbol issue: Madras HC directs EC to decide before October 31

The Madurai Bench of Madras High Court on Friday directed the Election Commission to decide which faction of the AIADMK will get two leaves symbol before October 31.

Sep 15, 2017, 13:02 PM IST

AIADMK merger: MLAs backing Dhinakaran moved to resort in Puducherry

In a dramatic turn of event in the Tamil Nadu political crisis, as many as seven MLAs supporting VK Sasikala's nephew TTV Dhinakaran, were on Tuesday moved out of Chennai. 

Aug 22, 2017, 20:02 PM IST

Churning in AIADMK raises questions of stability of Palaniswami government

The ruling AIADMK on Tuesday appeared to be undergoing great churning with around 25 MLAs meeting TTV Dinakaran.

Jun 06, 2017, 22:13 PM IST

K Palaniswami promises protesting Tamil Nadu farmers to speak to PM Narendra Modi

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Sunday urged the farmers protesting at Jantar Mantar for the last 39 days to call off their protest and said that he will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi and submit a memorandum highlighting their plight.


Apr 23, 2017, 09:32 AM IST

AIADMK merger on cards: CM Palaniswami forms committee

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Friday formed a seven-member committee for holding merger talks with the rival O Panneerselvam faction.


Apr 21, 2017, 16:35 PM IST

Robbed of 'two leaves', the way forward for AIADMK: OPS+EKP - VKS?

Some ministers have claimed that "nothing happens in the government with Dinakaran's nod."

Apr 05, 2017, 14:34 PM IST

Senior naval officer meets Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami

A senior Naval officer today called on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami.

Mar 17, 2017, 16:11 PM IST

JNU Student: TN CM announces Rs 3 lakh solatium

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today condoled the death of a Dalit PhD student of Delhi Jawaharlal Nehru University hailing from Tamil Nadu and announced a solatium of Rs three lakh to his family.

Mar 14, 2017, 20:23 PM IST

Indian fisherman's killing: Matter raised with Sri Lankan govt, thorough probe assured, says MEA

Hundreds of fishermen on Tuesday staged a demonstration in Rameswaram island to protest the killing of an Indian fisherman allegedly by the Sri Lankan Navy.

Mar 07, 2017, 19:48 PM IST