DMK president MK Stalin has revived his “Ondrinaivom Vaa” campaign and asked his party workers to educate people about the severity of the second wave of coronavirus. Stalin also asked his party members to distribute masks and sanitizers to people wherever possible. In an appeal to his party workers, Stalin said, “We will definitely get a good verdict in the… Continue reading "Stalin revives “Ondrinaivom Vaa” campaign"
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"
DMK chief MK Stalin’s son-in-law is being raided by Income Tax officials, sources said. Searches have been on at four places owned by Sabareesan since morning. One of the places being searched is a home in Neelangarai, where Stalin’s daughter Senthamarai lives with her husband Sabareesan. This is the second instance of tax raids against DMK leaders ahead of the… Continue reading "I-T raids at Stalin’s daughter’s residence"
The DMK on Wednesday moved the Madras High Court with a plea to restrain the Election Commission from using electronic voting machines (EVMs) that were beyond the expiry period of 15 years, in the 6 April Tamilnadu Assembly polls. The other prayers of the DMK, represented by its Organisation Secretary R S Bharathi, were to provide CCTV live coverage/web-stream during… Continue reading "DMK approaches High Court asking ECI not to use old EVMs"
Today is the birth anniversary of former Chief Minister and DMK supremo M Karunanidhi. DMK has decided to observe the day as a day to support poor people affected by lockdown. There won’t be any public meetings to observe the birth anniversary. Last year, the day was observed in a big manner with public meetings. In view of Covid-19, DMK… Continue reading "DMK marks Karunanidhi’s birthday without celebrations, Stalin visits memorial"
Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Tuesday accused the DMK of deceiving the people over the CAA and dared it to explain which minority community has been affected by the law in the state. intervening in the State Assembly when a DMK member batted for a House resolution opposing the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, he slammed the principal opposition party and said… Continue reading "DMK cheating people over CAA: CM"
Cracks emerged in the DMK-Congress alliance on Friday ahead of the indirect elections to key posts in the rural local bodies with the Tamil Nadu Congress Committee accusing the DMK of not adhering to the coalition dharma and not allotting enough posts of chairman to panchayat unions. In a statement, Tamil Nadu Congress Committee president K S Alagiri said, “It… Continue reading "Rift in DMK alliance, Cong upset with allocation of seats in civic polls"
The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Tuesday witnessed noisy scenes and heated exchanges following a remark made in ‘singular’ against a Minister by a DMK MLA, who also tore the copies of the Governor’s address and threw at the Speaker’s chair resulting in his suspension for the rest of the session. The contentious CAA and the opposition to it resonated in… Continue reading "TN Assembly: DMK creates ruckus, stages walkout, MLA suspended"
DMK today went ahead with its rally against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act planned despite the Chennai Police refusing permission citing security reasons. The DMK was backed by an order of the Madras High Court, which held a late-night hearing on a Sunday, that neither stayed nor allowed the rally. The court, while seeking to know why permission was denied, told… Continue reading "DMK conducts protest without permission, cops monitor with drones"