A reported decision of the Central government to shut down certain regional news units of All India Radio has evoked sharp criticism from political parties here. In Tamil Nadu, the Tiruchi AIR unit is being wound up. Paatali Makkal Katchi founder Ramadoss called the move ‘unjustified’. In a statement released here, he said, “In the name of downsizing, the government… Continue reading "TN leaders against Centre’s move to stop Tamil news in radio"
Pattali Makkal Katchi on Sunday unveiled a draft shadow budget ahead of the State budget session scheduled to begin on July 21. Sepaking on the occasion, PMK founder Dr S Ramadoss said that his party would move the Madras High Court seeking a direction to ensure free and fair conduct of ensuing local body polls. He said that his party… Continue reading "Ramadoss says PMK will approach high court for fair civic polls"
Ramadoss, CPI urge TN to stop construction in Palar: Alleging that the Andhra Pradesh government is attempting to double the height of check dams across Palar to 10 feet, PMK founder Dr S Ramadoss on Thursday accused the Tamil Nadu Government of not stepping in to prevent the construction. In a statement, he said,
Anbumani finds reasons for his defeat Anbumani finds reasons for his defeat: Pattali Makkal Katchi chief ministerial candidate Anbumani Ramadoss has alleged that the two Dravidian majors- the AIADMK and the DMK- forged a ‘partnership’ to defeat him in the Pennagaram Assembly constituency. Speaking to reporters in Chennai, Dr. Anbumani, who led his party