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Don't Nudge Us To Seek Independent Tamil Nadu, says DMK's A Raja

Don't Nudge Us To Seek Independent Tamil Nadu, says DMK's A Raja

A Raja said 'will not rest till' Tamil Nadu gets autonomy from the Centre.

04 July 2022
Hindi Will Reduce Tamils To 'Shudras', Says DMK MP Amid Row Over Hindi Imposition

Hindi Will Reduce Tamils To 'Shudras', Says DMK MP Amid Row Over Hindi Imposition

DMK leader and MP TKS Elangovan also said attempts are being made to impose 'Manu Dharma' through Hindi.

06 June 2022

TN CM Appeals For Donations To Help Lankan People, DMK Pledges Rs 1 Crore

Stalin, who is also the president of the ruling DMK announced a contribution of Rs 1 crore from his party to the Chief Minister's Public Relief Fund to support...

May Day celebrated with zeal across Pondy

May Day celebrated with zeal across Pondy

Puducherry Lt Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan and Chief Minister N Rangasamy were among those who greeted the working class on the occasion of May Day,...

01 May 2022

Tamil Nadu Govt’s Move To Clip Governor’s Power On VC Appointments

Tamil Nadu Assembly adopted a bill on a day when state Governor R N Ravi inaugurated a two-day conference of VCs at Udhagamandalam.

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29 May 2022
Cadres Of Political Parties: The Unsung Heroes Of Democracy

Cadres Of Political Parties: The Unsung Heroes Of Democracy

As activist, agent, ticket aspirant, broker, fixer, etc., all rolled into one, the political worker is the least studied element of Indian politics


03 April 2022
Delhi Visit To Uphold Tamil Nadu's Rights, Not For Self: MK Stalin

Delhi Visit To Uphold Tamil Nadu's Rights, Not For Self: MK Stalin

The DMK president said he had not "fallen at the feet" of anyone to get things done, asserting "I had gone for Tamil Nadu's rights."


19 February 2022
Tamil Nadu: Row Erupts Near Madurai After BJP Man Objects To Woman Voter Wearing Hijab

Tamil Nadu: Row Erupts Near Madurai After BJP Man Objects To Woman Voter Wearing Hijab

Tamil Nadu: The ruling DMK strongly condemned the BJP man for opposing the Muslim woman and sought action against him.


26 May 2022
How Dravidian Politics Acts As Bulwark Against Centralism

How Dravidian Politics Acts As Bulwark Against Centralism

Dravidian politics is once again rearing its head with Tamil Nadu CM M.K. Stalin picking up the battle for more autonomy to states


26 May 2022
Centre-State Relations: Has The Concurrent List Outlived Its Utility?

Centre-State Relations: Has The Concurrent List Outlived Its Utility?

Several non-BJP leaders have pitched for doing away with the list which has always been a bone of contention between the Centre and the states


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16 February 2022
Supreme Court Declines To Refer Appeal Against Madras HC On Vanniyar Quota Row

Supreme Court Declines To Refer Appeal Against Madras HC On Vanniyar Quota Row

The Madras High Court judgment quashed the law on internal reservation of 10.5 percent to the Vanniyar community under the Most Backward Classes category.


26 May 2022
Size Matters: Why Tiny Goa Needs To Be Heard More Often

Size Matters: Why Tiny Goa Needs To Be Heard More Often

There is a need to empower federalism through better inter-state coordination


02 February 2022
Stalin Flags 'Bigotry Threat', Urges Parties To Join Front To Fight For Oppressed Lot

Stalin Flags 'Bigotry Threat', Urges Parties To Join Front To Fight For Oppressed Lot

Stalin said he firmly believed that the time has finally arrived to 'stand together as a true Union of States' to achieve such objectives.


26 January 2022
We Are Not Against Hindi But Oppose Its Imposition: TN CM

We Are Not Against Hindi But Oppose Its Imposition: TN CM

He said it should not be construed as narrow-mindedness if Tamils insist on retaining their mother tongue and refuse to accept any other language to displace it


20 January 2022
BJP Alleges Rs.1,000-Crore Scam In TN Over Purchase Of 'Pongal' Gift Hampers

BJP Alleges Rs.1,000-Crore Scam In TN Over Purchase Of 'Pongal' Gift Hampers

Senior BJP leader H Raja on Thursday alleged corruption to the tune of Rs.1,000 crore in the purchase of Pongal gift hampers for distribution among the ration...


13 January 2022
Spell Out Strategy To Treat Those Lacking Facilities For Home Isolation, Provide COVID Test Results Soon: AIADMK

Spell Out Strategy To Treat Those Lacking Facilities For Home Isolation, Provide COVID Test Results Soon: AIADMK

In a statement, the former Chief Minister said the then AIADMK government launched concrete and concerted measures since the outbreak of the pandemic in Tamil...


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08 January 2022
AIADMK Welcomes SC Verdict On OBC Quota

AIADMK Welcomes SC Verdict On OBC Quota

In a joint statement, the two leaders said the Friday judgement of the apex court was a 'victory' to the party's long-pending and sustained plea on the OBC...


05 January 2022
Palaniswami Hits Out At DMK Government For Mishandling Tamil Nadu

Palaniswami Hits Out At DMK Government For Mishandling Tamil Nadu

"Though the law requires that a person be produced in court within 24 hours of being picked up by police, our party executives are being whisked away by the...


26 December 2021
Union Minister Murugan Slams DMK, Says It 'Chokes' Free Speech

Union Minister Murugan Slams DMK, Says It 'Chokes' Free Speech

Asked about an 'attack' on Naam Tamilar Katchi (NTK) cadres days ago by DMK functionaries at Dharmapuri, Murugan alleged that carrying out such acts was...


17 December 2021
TN CM Unveils 70 New Govt-Run Pharmacies

TN CM Unveils 70 New Govt-Run Pharmacies

The cooperative movement, a socio-economic juggernaut, is playing a pivotal role in the growth of Tamil Nadu's rural economy, poverty eradication and...


03 December 2021
TN CM Tasks Panel To Find Permanent Solution To Avert Flooding

TN CM Tasks Panel To Find Permanent Solution To Avert Flooding

The Chief Minister, referring to his Tuticorin visit on Thursday, said people knew more than officials on the reasons for inundation and requested officials to...


30 November 2021
Lok Sabha Adjourns Till 3pm Amid Oppn Protests

Lok Sabha Adjourns Till 3pm Amid Oppn Protests

For the second straight day, Lok Sabha proceedings were disrupted on Tuesday amid Opposition protests over various issues. As the House reconvened at 2 pm,...


20 November 2021
DMK Government Plans To Close Amma Pharmacies: Palaniswami

DMK Government Plans To Close Amma Pharmacies: Palaniswami

Citing reports about the "Stalin's government's plans" to close down the Amma Pharmacy outlets, Palaniswami said the government should drop its proposed move...


28 October 2021
BJP To Be Centre Of Indian Politics For Many Decades: Political Strategist Prashant Kishor

BJP To Be Centre Of Indian Politics For Many Decades: Political Strategist Prashant Kishor

The political strategist Prashant Kishor said the problem with Rahul Gandhi is that: ‘he thinks it's just a matter of time that people will throw him (Modi)...


15 October 2021
An Unfolding Dalit Movement In Tamil Nadu Has Escaped Nation’s Attention

An Unfolding Dalit Movement In Tamil Nadu Has Escaped Nation’s Attention

Poet and activist Meena Kandasamy visits ground zero of the grassroots movement down South to understand the caste divide in the state.


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