The AIADMK MLA meeting convened at the party headquarters here failed to select the Leader of Oppostion as both AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam and his deputy Edappadi K Palaniswami wanted the coveted post that is equivalent to the cabinet minister with police security. The meeting which was scheduled to start in the evening got delayed as there were confusion and… Continue reading "Confusion continues over LoP, AIADMK MLAs to meet again"
The high octane campaign for the 6 April Tamilnadu Assembly elections ended on Sunday at 7 pm, with the stage now set for the polling on 6 April which will decide whether it will a hat-trick of terms for the AIADMK or the return of DMK after a decade in opposition. As many as 3,998 candidates, including Chief Minister K… Continue reading "Curtains come down on Tamilnadu Election campaign"
Income Tax officials are conducting raids near Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam’s office in Theni. Sources said that I-T raids are being held at properties belonging to AIADMK Jaya Peravai Theni district treasurer Kurinji Mani. Similarly, raids are being held at Pudhukottai district V Kottaiyur Panchayat president’s house. He is a member of DMK. It may be noted that I-T… Continue reading "I-T raids continue in TN"
AIADMK had an upper hand in the indirect elections that were held on Thursday for close to 300 posts in the rural bodies. Indirect elections for the posts of Chairpersons and Deputy Chairpersons of Panchayat Unions and District Panchayats, and Vice-Presidents of Village Panchayats were held on 11 January. However, the voting was postponed in many places and was held… Continue reading "Civic polls: AIADMK wins many seats in indirect elections"
An AIADMK Minister backtracked on his remarks about breaking ties with ally Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). His party also said his remarks were his own and not that of the AIADMK leadership. G Baskaran, who is the Minister for Khadi and Village Industries, had said on Tuesday, “In the cabinet, all the ministers were opposed to the Citizenship Amendment Act… Continue reading "Minister says AIADMK waiting to break ties with BJP, but backtracks soon"
Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has reiterated the AIADMK’s vision for an egalitarian Tamil Nadu. Palaniswami was in Salem to participate in the party founder MG Ramachandran’s birth anniversary celebration at Attur on Tuesday. He said: “Jayalalithaa united the party after MGR’s death; after her, the strong cadre base propelled a cadre like me to the helm. If not Palaniswami,… Continue reading "Stalin can never become CM, but every AIADMK member can become CM: EPS"
The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu has urged the Central government to release Rs 7,825 crore dues under various schemes, equally share the expenditure on the second phase of the metro rail project and ensure reservation for backward and most backward classes in the admission to postgraduate medical courses. The party at its General Council meeting in Chennai on Sunday… Continue reading "AIADMK general council passes important resolutions, takes key decisions"
The executive committee and general body meeting of the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) will be held on November 24 at the Srivaaru Venkatachalapathy marriage hall at Vanagaram in Chennai. A party release from Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami (party’s joint coordinator) and Deputy CM O Panneerselvam (coordinator) today said presidium chairman E Madhusudhanan will preside over… Continue reading "AIADMK general council on Nov 24, crucial issues to be discussed"
யாருமே எதிர்ப்பார்க்காத வகையில், தேர்தல் முடிந்த அடுத்த தினமே அம்மா மக்கள் முன்னேற்ற கழகத்தின் பொதுச்செயலாளராக முடி சூட்டிக் கொண்டார் இதுவரை அந்த அமைப்பின் துணை பொதுச்செயலாளராக இருந்த டிடிவி தினகரன். அது மட்டுமல்லாது, அதிமுகவை கைப்பற்றும் சட்டப் போராட்டமும் தொடரும் என அறிவித்துள்ளார். இதெல்லாம் ஜெயிலில் இருக்கும் சசிகலாவுக்கு தெரிந்து நடக்கிறதா அல்லது தெரியாமல் நடக்கிறதா என அமமுகவில் உள்ள ‘சின்னம்மாவின்’ விசுவாசிகள் குழப்பத்தில் இருக்க, சசிகலாவிடம் ஆலோசனை கேட்டுத்தான் அமமுகவில் மாற்றம் செய்யப்பட்டுள்ளது. அவரது ஆலோசனையின் படி தான் நான் அமமுக… Continue reading "அமமுகவும் நான் தான், அதிமுகவும் நான் தான்: டிடிவியின் டிவிஸ்ட், ஷாக்கில் சசிகலா விசுவாசிகள்"
Chances are very high that the alliance led by AIADMK would continue in coming elections in the state, chief minister and AIADMK joint coordinator Edappadi K Palaniswami has said. Addressing mediapersons in Salem, Palaniswami said, “There was more voters turnout this time as people wanted this government to continue.The present AIADMK alliance is likely to continue in the future as… Continue reading "AIADMK alliance will continue in future too: CM"