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No new taxes in Tamil Nadu budget for 2019-20

The government proposed a revenue deficit estimated at around Rs 14,300 crore.

08 Feb 2019 2:16 PM

SC refuses 'pressure cooker' symbol to AMMK leader Dhinakaran

Delhi HC had on March 9 directed EC to allot common symbol, preferably that of a 'pressure cooker', and a name to the then AIADMK faction.

07 Feb 2019 12:45 PM

Sacked brother of O Panneerselvam, O Raja re-inducted into AIADMK

O Raja is being allowed to function as member after he expressed regret for his action in person and through letter.

24 Dec 2018 6:39 PM

AIADMK expels TN deputy CM O Panneerselvam’s brother O Raja

O Raja was removed from AIADMK, 'for having acted against the party’s principles and ideologies, and for bringing disrepute to the party.'

19 Dec 2018 6:14 PM

With ‘love’, AIADMK invites 18 disqualified MLAs to join ruling party

AIADMK extends olive branch to 18 disqualified MLAs, slams AMMK leader T T V Dhinakaran for 'misleading' them.

28 Oct 2018 12:39 PM


'OPS wanted to meet me in bid to oust CM Palanisamy': Dhinakaran

Dhinakaran claimed OPS had sent in word that he was ready to 'oust' Palanisamy and promote AMMK leader to 'significant' post.

05 Oct 2018 3:51 PM

Mullaperiyar dam strong enough to store water upto 142 feet: TN Dy CM

The Tamil Nadu government had turned down the request saying the century-old reservoir was ‘safe’ enough to store water up to 142 feet.

19 Aug 2018 7:21 PM

Army chopper given for personal use; Sitharaman, OPS should quit: DMK

Stalin said Panneerselvam had openly admitted that his visit to New Delhi was to thank defence minister for her help.

26 Jul 2018 8:26 AM

DMK stages walkout over Dy Speaker's order to expunge remarks

DMK MLA R Masilamani recited a couplet from a Tamil classic and made some remarks that were expunged by Deputy Speaker Pollachi V Jayaraman.

14 Jun 2018 4:09 PM

Madras HC verdict on disqualification of 18 AIADMK MLAs today

The verdict could have a bearing on the stability of the TN govt led by CM Edappadi K Palanisamy, who had assumed office in February 2017.

14 Jun 2018 10:20 AM


Sasikala’s brother launches political party Anna Dravidar Kazhagam

Dhivakaran floated his ‘Anna Dravidar Kazhagam’, named after Dravidian veteran CN Annadurai, fondly addressed as ‘Anna'.

10 Jun 2018 5:31 PM

Opposition appeals TN govt to effect a tax cut on petrol, diesel

Kerala had revised VAT on petrol from the earlier 31.8 per cent to 30.11 per cent from June 1.

06 Jun 2018 5:21 PM

AIADMK expells Hari Prabhakaran for calling journalists ‘dogs’ in his tweet

AIADMK's IT wing member disrespected journalists who were reporting from Tuticorin where anti-Sterlite protests took place.

28 May 2018 2:38 PM

Cauvery issue: TN CM, Dy CM lead hunger strike called by AIADMK

AIADMK hunger strike is against Centre on 'betrayal' for not constituting the Cauvery Management Board.

03 Apr 2018 11:36 AM

Modi launches subsidised 'Amma' two-wheeler scheme in Tamil Nadu

The scheme, which aims at providing 50 percent subsidy to all the working women to buy two-wheelers, was a pet project of Jayalalithaa.

24 Feb 2018 7:05 PM


AIADMK expels 44 Dhinakaran supporters

AIADMK coordinator O. Panneerselvam and co-coordinator K. Palan-iswami announced “re-moving” 44 functionaries from the party’s primary membership.

29 Dec 2017 12:18 AM

OPS, EPS invoke Jayalalithaa name to win over electorate

The statement was issued by the duo after dust settled over the fortnight-long high-voltage campaign in the by-poll.

20 Dec 2017 1:24 AM

Setback for Sasikala camp as EPS-OPS wins AIADMK 'Two Leaves' symbol

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palanisamy also said the 'EC has given judgement in our favour, we are very happy'.

23 Nov 2017 2:31 PM

AIADMK tells EC about merger, VK Sasikala ouster

Other members of the delegation, led by Mr Munuswamy, included Jayakumar, R.B. Udayakumar, C.V. Shanmugam, Manoj Pandiana and MP V. Maitreyan.

23 Sep 2017 1:55 AM

TN: Both AIADMK factions to merge after OPS, EPS meet with Modi

The merger would formally take shape after OPS and EPS meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Friday.

10 Aug 2017 1:35 PM