This March 15, TTV Dhinakaran, the RK Nagar MLA and ousted AIADAMK Deputy General Secretary, is all set to launch his political outfit in Melur, Madurai. “Following the acceptance of our plea in the Delhi High Court, a function to announce the name of the party and introduce the party flag will be held on March 15 at 9 am… Continue reading "All eyes on TTV Dhinakaran’s new party to be launched on March 15"
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Meetings were on in full swing in both Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) and O Panneerselvam camps as Sasikala’s nephew TTV Dinakaran is expected to break his silence and announce his political plans on August 5. Dinakaran on Tuesday said he will resume party work on August 4 after a two-month hiatus and embark on a state-wide tour to seek merger… Continue reading "Ahead of Dinakaran comeback, EPS & OPS teams weigh merger and other options"
Close on the heels of chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami announcing that his party AIADMK (Amma) would support the NDA presidential candidate, the rival faction led by former CM O Panneerselvam followed suit and extended support to former Bihar governor, Ram Nath Kovind. While Prime Minister Narendra Modi sealed the pact with EPS, BJP national president Amit Shah is said… Continue reading "With EPS, OPS supporting Kovind, what will Dinakaran decide?"
A day after AIADMK leader TTV Dinakaran met aunt and party chief V K Sasikala in Bengaluru jail, more than 20 party MLAs from the Edapaddi Palaniswani (EPS) camp met Dinakaran at his residence on Tuesday. According to a Sasikala loyalist, VP Kalairajan, as many as 29 MLAs so far met Dinakaran. Kalairajan affirmed that Dinakaran is still the deputy… Continue reading "As 29 MLAs meet Dinakaran, CM & OPS go into huddle"
T T V Dinakaran, AIADMK Amma’s controversial deputy general secretary and general secretary V K Sasikala’s nephew, on Monday said she has asked him to “wait and watch” for two months. Even as senior minister D Jayakumar said they would not have any contact with Dinakaran, Dinakaran rejected Jayakumar as representing the party and its government. Insisting that the minister… Continue reading "Dinakaran to wait for 2 months, says ministers will realise their mistakes"
Tamil Nadu Finance Minister and senior AIADMK (Amma) leader D Jayakumar has said party deputy general secretary T T V Dinakaran should stick to his stand of keeping away from party affairs. Two days after Dinakaran said he would resume active party work, nearly 20 ministers who met under the leadership of Jayakumar on Monday, reiterated that there would be… Continue reading "TN ministers refuse to accept Dinakaran leadership"
AIADMK leader TTV Dinakaran, accused of attempting to bribe poll officials to obtain the party’s “two leaves” symbol, was on Monday sent to 14-day judicial custody by a court here. The Tis Hazari court sent TTV Dinakaran and his aide Mallikarjuna to 15 days judicial custody. The duo will now spend the next 15 days in high-security Tihar Jail. The… Continue reading "TTV Dinakaran to stay in Tihar jail till May 15"
The Crime Branch of Delhi Police continued the interrogation of AIADMK (Amma) deputy general secretary T.T.V. Dinakaran at his residence in Adyar till Thursday night. Dinakaran, arrested by the Delhi Police in connection with a bribery case, was brought to Chennai on Thursday and searches were conducted at his residence in the city as part of the probe. His wife… Continue reading "Dinakaran, wife questioned in Chennai; house searched"
The Delhi police Crime Branch late on Tuesday arrested AIADMK (Amma) deputy general secretary T T V Dinakaran in connection with an alleged attempt to bribe Election Commission officials to secure the ‘two leaves’ symbol for his faction. Dinakaran, who was questioned by the Crime Branch of the Delhi Police in the national capital for four consecutive days, is accused… Continue reading "Delhi cops arrest TTV Dinakaran"