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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

OPS calls Dhinakaran '420' as AIADMK sacks 6 members for supporting Sasikala's nephew

 Dhinakaran swept the RK Nagar by-poll, claiming legacy to Amma's seat

Dec 25, 2017, 14:41 PM IST

Post humiliating defeat in RK Nagar by-polls, EPS-OPS to analyse performance at AIADMK meet

Dhinakaran's victory came as a major jolt to the ruling AIADMK

Dec 25, 2017, 12:53 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

Only 111 AIADMK MLAs in Tamil Nadu attend meet convened by CM Palaniswami

On August 21, rival AIADMK factions led by Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam had merged.

Sep 05, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

AIADMK merger row: Dhinakaran removes chief whip Rajendran from key party post

Sidelined AIADMK deputy general secretary TTV Dhinakaran on Saturday removed chief government whip S Rajendran from a key party post.

Aug 26, 2017, 15:56 PM IST

Supreme Court dismisses Sasikala's review petition in disproportionate assets case

In a big setback to AIADMK leader Sasikala, the Supreme Court on Wednesday dismissed the review petition against the order of conviction in the disproportionate assets case. 

Aug 23, 2017, 17:40 PM IST

MLAs loyal to Sasikala revolt against Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami; DMK demands trust vote

MLAs loyal to Saikala and Dhinakaran on Tuesday told the Governor that they no longer had confidence in TN CM.

Aug 22, 2017, 18:26 PM IST

AIADMK merger: As it happened

Six months after breaking up following the death of Jayalalithaa, the two factions of the AIADMK merged on Monday.

Aug 21, 2017, 23:15 PM IST

OPS, EPS factions of AIADMK merge, Panneerselvam takes oath as Tamil Nadu Deputy CM

Rival AIADMK factions on Monday merged following a power sharing arrangement.

Aug 21, 2017, 19:22 PM IST

AIADMK merger LIVE updates: EPS cancels visit to AIADMK head office

A last minute drama unfolded, after EPS cancelled his scheduled visit to AIADMK headquarter postponing merger talks. 

Aug 21, 2017, 10:02 AM IST

Palaniswami camp asks OPS to reconsider decision on merger

Jayakumar, a senior leader of the AIADMK Amma faction, said their stand remained the same, which is to hold talks and merge the two groups.

Jun 12, 2017, 22:42 PM IST

OPS's tweet on alliance with BJP sparks controversy

"We will take a decision on alliance with BJP once local body elections are announced," the tweet from Panneerselvam's twitter handle @OfficeOfOPS said.

May 20, 2017, 20:04 PM IST

With Sasikala, Dinakaran thrown out of AIADMK, EPS, OPS factions to kick off merger talks today

AIADMK factions led by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami and his predecessor O Panneerselvam are expected to begin formal talks for reunion on Monday.

Apr 24, 2017, 09:29 AM IST

AIADMK symbol row: Delhi Police grill TTV Dhinakaran for 7 hours, ask him to appear again on Sunday

He was asked to appear before them again tomorrow for further questioning.

Apr 22, 2017, 23:41 PM IST

EC bribery case: AIADMK's TTV Dinakaran appears before Delhi Police

The Crime Branch had on April 16 arrested an alleged middleman, Sukesh Chandrashekhar, in New Delhi in connection with the case.

Apr 22, 2017, 08:43 AM IST

Sasikala's relative threatens to release Jayalalithaa's hospital clip

Sasikala's nephew Jeyanandh Dhivakaran, in a Facebook post, said the clips will clear the kind of relationship Amma (Jayalalithaa) and Chinnamma (Sasikala) shared.

Apr 21, 2017, 13:19 PM IST

AIADMK crisis: TTV Dinakaran accepts fate, says 'no problem in stepping aside'

After ouster from the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), VK Sasikala's nephew TTV Dinakaran has called a meeting of party MLAs and District Secretaries at party headquarter in Royapettah on Wednesday. The meeting will be held at 3 pm to discuss the situation.

Apr 19, 2017, 09:06 AM IST

AIADMK merger talks hit roadblock as EPS camp wants VK Sasikala, TTV Dinakaran to continue

The talks regarding merger of the two AIADMK factions appeared to have hit a roadblock on Tuesday as the EPS camp rejected O Panneerselvam's call for removing VK Sasikala and her nephew TTV Dinakaran from the party before a reunion.    

Apr 18, 2017, 09:05 AM IST

RK Nagar bypoll: Election Commission set to create national record

The Election Commission is set to create a unique record of sorts with the appointment of five observers for the April 12 RK Nagar bypoll in Tamil Nadu – the highest in the country's electoral history.

Mar 31, 2017, 09:06 AM IST