AIADMK hits out at Rajinikanth for standing by 'Sarkar', says actor should advise director instead of flashing censor certificate
A write-up in AIADMK mouthpiece "Namathu Puratchi Thalaivi Amma" questioned Rajinikanth's statement on how demands for removal of scenes from a film certified by the censor board could be made.
Sprinkling cow-dung water in our homes can keep dengue-causing mosquitoes away, says Tamil Nadu minister
Participating in a door to-door campaign to create awareness about dengue in the city on Friday, Raju asked the people to sprinkle cow-dung mixed water in their front courtyards to prevent breeding of mosquitoes.
India should ensure that necessary provisions are made in the bill to exempt the traditional waters of Palk Bay from its purview.
Karunanidhi blamed the ADMK, the Centre and the Election Commission of conspiring to defeat the DMK in the recently concluded Tamil Nadu polls. In fact, the truth is far simpler; the DMK’s defeat can be attributed to an alliance math that went wrong.
West Bengal's ruling Trinamool Congress and Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK seem set to retain power on Thursday as the BJP is on the road to victory in Assam and the Left appears to be making a comeback in Kerala.
In a fierce attack on DMK-Congress combine, AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa on Wednesday dubbed it a "loot coalition" by raking up a host of corruption charges against the two parties and asked the people to decimate them in the 16 May Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu.
Echoing many poll promises made by its key ally DMK, Congress on Wednesday released its manifesto, saying it would implement prohibition, end corruption and set up a Lokayukta, if the combine is voted to power, in the 16 May Assembly polls.
Jayalalithaa files her nomination from R K Nagar, where she is a sitting MLA. Karunanidhi files nomination from his native Tiruvarar, a constituency he wants to represent for a consecutive term in the 234-member state assembly.
While the ruling AIADMK has fielded party strongman and former Rajya Sabha member O S Manian, Congress has nominated industrialist and former MLA P V Rajendran.
Tamil Nadu polls: DMK list of 173 nominees out; Stalin runs from Kolathur, Karunanidhi from Tiruvarur
Simla Muthu Chozhan, a new face, will be the party nominee who will take on Jayalalithaa in R K Nagar.
AIADMK most corrupt in India: Ahead of Tamil Nadu polls, Amit Shah mounts scathing attack on Jayalalithaa
Goyal had recently said that Chief Minister Jayalalithaa was "inaccessible" and criticised the state government for not joining the Centre's UDAY scheme.
Power politics: In run-up to Tamil Nadu polls, Javadekar launches attack on state govt over electricity
Escalating its attack on the AIADMK dispensation, Union Minister and BJP leader Prakash Javadekar on Thursday alleged the Tamil Nadu government was not opting for the Centre-led power reforms initiatives and was only interested in protecting those pilfering electricity.
Continuing the war of words over Union Minister Piyush Goyal's accusation that Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa was "inaccessible", DMK president M Karunanidhi said on Wednesday that she should answer him rather than her ministerial colleagues pitching in.
With five chief ministers in the last five decades from the movie world, the way to the political power in Tamil Nadu is through building up star power.
Deserted by former allies, BJP is cobbling together a new alliance with smaller parties in Tamil Nadu for the 16 May Assembly election and will decide its first list of candidates on Thursday.
All eyes in Tamil Nadu are on Theri, as it gets ready for a release at a time when the state is going to polls.