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October 08, 2020 8:21 am

Chief Minister and his deputy present united front. But AIADMK, post Jayalalithaa, may need more than that

Edappadi Palaniswami is AIADMK's Chief Ministerial candidate for 2021 election

October 07, 2020 12:19 pm

A 11-member steering committee, a key demand of the OPS faction since merging with EPS camp in 2017, has been constituted to oversee the election campaign. Five of the members are from the camp of O Pannerselvam, who was in race to be the face of the party.

Dalit AIADMK MLA marries Brahmin woman, her father attempts suicide

October 07, 2020 12:11 pm

A Prabhu, a 36-year-old Dalit MLA, married Soundarya on Monday morning at his residence. The bride's father, who did not agree to the wedding, tried to barge into their residence and attempt suicide.

Amid EPS-OPS tussle, AIADMK may defer announcement of CM candidate

October 03, 2020 8:48 am

A top source in the party, who is close Palaniswami, said there are chances to postpone the announcement to prevent an open clash.

AIADMK may name CM face for 2021 polls on October 7

September 29, 2020 1:40 am

After a five-hour meeting of the council, the party’s deputy coordinator K P Munusamy said the AIADMK has decided to “stay united and fight the election” next year.

AIADMK meet: CM name for 2021 state polls on October 7

September 28, 2020 6:54 pm

In the meeting, the AIADMK passed a resolution opposing the Centre’s three-language policy and urged the scrapping of NEET.

Explained: Why, ahead of TN Assembly polls, the AIADMK govt is nervous about BJP

August 24, 2020 8:59 am

Why is there a rift between the AIADMK and the BJP in Tamil Nadu? Ahead of the 2021 Assembly elections, how is the ruling government perceived? 

Rajya Sabha MP RS Bharathi arrested in Chennai, gets bail

May 23, 2020 11:55 am

Rajya Sabha MP and DMK organising secretary R S Bharathi was arrested under the SC/ST Act for allegedly making derogatory remarks against marginalised communities in February.

Tamil Nadu: 14-year-old girl burnt to death, two AIADMK men arrested

May 11, 2020 6:12 pm

Both accused, G Murugan and K Kaliyaperumal, are AIADMK functionaries and relatives of the victim Jayashree. The girl suffered 95 per cent burn injuries in the attack and died at Villupuram Government Medical College on Monday morning.

Tamil Nadu govt freezes Dearness Allowance; opposition parties slam move

April 28, 2020 8:00 pm

DMK president M K Stalin slammed the fiscal management of the ruling AIADMK, while AMMK leader TTV Dhinakaran said it was not "acceptable" that the government has burdened its employees with such a measure.


As CAA protests continue to create stir nationwide, Cong holds dharna at Rajghat

December 24, 2019 9:06 am

Party chief MK Stalin, Congress leader P Chidambaram and MDMK’s Vaiko are leading the march.

Jayalalithaa takes charge as Tamil Nadu CM for the sixth time

May 23, 2016 6:31 pm

Jayalalithaa's swearing-in ceremony was held at the Centenary Auditorium at the Madras University on Monday afternoon.

AIADMK supporters celebrate Jayalalithaa's acquittal in DA case

May 11, 2015 6:27 pm

AIADMK workers broke into celebrations, bursting crackers and distributing sweets following the acquittal of Jayalalithaa by the Karnataka High Court.

J Jayalalithaa convicted; AIADMK workers stage protests

September 28, 2014 3:56 pm

As soon Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa was convicted in an 18-year-old disproportionate assets case by a special court, AIADMK workers began their protests.

Didi, Amma wave: TMC, AIADMK win big

May 16, 2014 6:46 pm

Supporters of TMC and AIADMK celebrated their victory in the Lok Sabha Polls.

Stage set for 6th phase of polling

April 23, 2014 9:19 pm

Stakes will be high for Congress and BJP and a number of other parties like AIADMK, DMK, NCP and Shiv Sena when 117 constituencies will go to polls on Thursday in yet another substantial round of polling in the Lok Sabha elections.

Tamizh Talkies

April 20, 2014 12:24 pm

From Jayalalithaa speakers blaring out Stalin’s ‘leonine gait’ to BJP bikers waving ‘Vaiko’ flags, EP UNNY captures a slice of Tamil Nadu’s political terrain.

Politicians from various parties pay tribute to Bhimrao Ambedkar

April 14, 2014 9:59 pm

President, Prime Minister and other leaders pay tribute to Bhimrao Ambedkar on the occasion of his birth anniversary celebrations.


Express Eye for Detail: CBI vs CBI, AIADMK MLAs to stay disqualified, and Kohli reaches another milestone

June 22, 2020 6:12 pm

In this episode of Express Eye for Detail, a look at the battle within the CBI, the AIADMK gets a breather and Virat Kohli becomes the fastest batsman to reach the 10,000-run mark.