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Edappadi Palaniswami

Modi talks of Sri Lankan Tamils ahead of TN polls

The Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu may be only a couple of months away but Mr Modi refused to be drawn into any election-related issues

15 Feb 2021 4:15 AM

Rajinikanth’s quip on Edappadi Palaniswami causes a storm

The AIADMK had a ready response to Rajini’s remarks, which the leaders interpreted as insulting their CM.

19 Nov 2019 5:52 AM

DMK walks the extra mile

The total electorate in Vikravandi is now 2,23,456, with men voters slightly outnumbering women.

13 Oct 2019 2:19 AM

Religion, a visible factor in Nanguneri constituency

The Congress, on the other hand, is hopeful of pocketing the maximum votes of the CSI Christian community.

13 Oct 2019 2:07 AM

Summit has raised stature of TN globally: Edappadi Palaniswami

The CM warmly thanked the PM for choosing Mamallapuram as the summit venue.

10 Oct 2019 6:44 AM


Popular vote favours DMK

In the absence of the charismatic leader Jayalalithaa, who was also quite popular with the minorities, the ruling party could not keep the seat.

11 Aug 2019 12:01 AM

Jaya’s death: Probe pointless

The judge seemed to wish to get into the political aspects of the Jaya case than stick to his brief.

29 Apr 2019 12:02 AM

Dravidians clash in Tamil Nadu

The battle in 18 or 21 seats will be head-on between the Dravidian majors.

13 Mar 2019 1:38 AM

Rs 2,000 aid to 60 lakh BPL families in Tamil Nadu

Making a suo moto announcement TN CM said the proposal was part of the state government’s efforts to ensure inclusive growth.

12 Feb 2019 5:29 AM

Supreme Court stays CBI probe against Tamil Nadu CM

Mr Palaniswami said he was not heard when the CBI investigation was ordered against him.

30 Oct 2018 12:31 AM


Intriguing turn in Tamil Nadu

Eleven MLAs of the then OPS faction voted against chief minister Edappadi Palaniswami on the floor of the House.

27 Oct 2018 12:18 AM

Madras HC relief to Edappadi Palaniswami govt in Tamil Nadu

Disqualification of 18 rebel AIADMK MLAs upheld by third judge.

26 Oct 2018 6:57 AM

Interim chief Rao: Officer of Tamil Nadu gutka inquiry fame

Before being transferred to Delhi, Mr Rao was based in Chennai as the Central Bureau of Investigation’s joint director for South India.

25 Oct 2018 5:41 AM

Merged with Palaniswami faction on PM advice: OP

The deputy CM did not go into too many details of when the conversation took place.

18 Feb 2018 6:57 AM

Edappadi Palaniswami maintains grip over party, cabinet

It's certainly not as if EPS in engaged and engrossed only in the art of political manoeuvering while giving administration the go-by.

17 Feb 2018 4:17 AM


Dhinakaran used ‘hawala’ formula to win, says Tamil Nadu CM

TN CM also alleged that the R.K. Nagar victory was the result of a conspiracy hatched by Dhinakaran and DMK working president M.K. Stalin.

31 Dec 2017 6:44 AM

Cyclone Ockhi toll rises to 12, over 1,200 moved to camps

Chief minister K. Palaniswami announced a solatium of Rs 4 lakh to the kin of each of the victims, an official release said.

02 Dec 2017 4:50 AM

EC’s ruling was apt

The fact that Sasikala was jailed for corruption, dashing her political ambitions, weakened her and her nephew’s hold on the government and party.

25 Nov 2017 4:56 AM

TN: 200 medical teams flagged off for rain-affected areas

As many as 25 general health team vehicles that will check the chlorine level of water have also been sent to various affected areas from 8.00 am.

06 Nov 2017 6:07 AM

Tamil Nadu receives 57 cm rainfall in five days, says Edappadi Palaniswami

Palaniswami also distributed Rs 4 lakh each to the families of two children who died due to lightning in Kancheepuram district.

06 Nov 2017 6:00 AM