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Kamal Haasan’s Act-2 set to take off, party launch today

Though there is no clarity on what his policies and programmes would be, Kamal has clarified that his colour would certainly not be “saffron”.

21 Feb 2018 3:02 AM

Rajinikanth-Kamal Haasan: Reel rivals share political dreams

While both have now made their political ambitions clear, Kamal seems to have a head start with his state-wide tour beginning February 21.

17 Feb 2018 1:45 AM

Will contest next TN Assembly polls, announces Rajinikanth

Tamil Nadu has been politically unstable since the death last year of chief minister and AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa, also a former film star.

01 Jan 2018 12:41 AM

BJP’s Catch-22 situation: Appeal in 2G case or ally with DMK?

DMK carried the 2G stigma for too long; in fact, much more than the Congress whose leader Manmohan Singh was at the helm.

31 Dec 2017 2:05 AM

2G verdict to help DMK in 2019 Lok Sabha polls

DMK insiders expect that the BJP will now activate its channels to court their party for an alliance.

22 Dec 2017 2:08 AM


Kamal Haasan meets Kejriwal, may join hands with AAP

The Delhi CM took the initiative after keenly following every statement and tweet of the legendary actor these past few months, the source said.

22 Sep 2017 2:18 AM

Sasikala likely be removed from key post in AIADMK

Appointments made by Dhinakaran declared ‘null and void’.

29 Aug 2017 12:39 AM

AIADMK factions’ merger likely soon, TN CM will meet Modi on Friday

CM’s camp says the appointment of Sasikala’s nephew Dhinakaran as deputy general secretary is ‘illegal’.

11 Aug 2017 1:11 AM

TN: Both AIADMK factions to merge after OPS, EPS meet with Modi

The merger would formally take shape after OPS and EPS meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Friday.

10 Aug 2017 1:35 PM

M Venkaiah Naidu finally toes party line

Leader’s experience key factor for his consideration to vice-prez post.

18 Jul 2017 6:43 AM


Will he, won’t he? Rajini’s warcry keeps fans guessing

Superstar Rajinikanth on Friday told his fans to be ready when the war comes, but for now to focus on their families and profession.

20 May 2017 1:05 AM

CBI raids Chidambaram, son Karti's residences in FIPB case

The raids are linked to charges that Chidambaram's son Karti's company facilitated clearances for foreign investment to a media company.

16 May 2017 9:12 AM

After Jaya's death, AIADMK in hands of 'Mannargudi family'

The AIADMK being controlled by one family will be in sharp contrast to the way the party was run when Jayalalithaa was alive.

16 Feb 2017 10:11 AM

Will Panneerselvam be third-time lucky?

Panneerselvam had the support of late Jayalalithaa that ensured “absolute cooperation” from his Cabinet colleagues.

15 Feb 2017 5:22 AM

Edappadi, OPS rush to grab Tamil Nadu’s top job

An emotional Ms Sasikala addressed supporters and said she was sure her party would get the invite to form the government.

15 Feb 2017 4:50 AM


‘There is a misconception that SC banned Jallikattu. It was Jairam Ramesh...’

Youngsters started thronging Marina Beach in Chennai and within a day it became a mass movement, says Karthikeya Sivasenapathy.

30 Jan 2017 5:17 AM

‘Oppn is either ignorant or trying to be oversmart... Poll reforms a challenge’

Their opposition to demonetisation sends a message that they are coming to the rescue of the corrupt, says Naidu.

12 Jan 2017 7:01 AM

Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker Thambidurai wants Sasikala as TN CM

Thambidurai said people have never accepted the leadership of the party and the government being in different hands.

02 Jan 2017 12:47 PM

A full circle: It ended where it all started

She also used her good offices with the then Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi to dismiss the Janaki Ramachandran government within 28 days.

07 Dec 2016 2:45 AM

Jayalalithaa: The One Woman Army

Jayaram Jayalalithaa’s charisma was such that she remained “The Empress” in every field she touched.

06 Dec 2016 2:17 AM