Rajya Sabha elections: Vaiko, Anbumani among six candidates elected unopposed from Tamil Nadu

With the election of these MPs, the strength of DMK along with its alliance would increase to seven from the current four in the parliament. For AIADMK, the number of MPs would decrease from 12 to 11 in the Upper House.

AIADMK names Mohammedjan, Chandrasekaran for Rajya Sabha polls

Mohammedjan served as minister for Backward Classes and Minorities Welfare in the cabinet of late J Jayalalithaa from 2011 to 2013.


Kiran Bedi blames Tamil Nadu's 'corrupt politics' for water scarcity; Stalin demands apology

On Monday, DMK legislators staged a walkout from the Assembly after Speaker P Dhanapal did not allow Leader of Opposition Stalin to raise an issue involving remarks by Bedi on the water scarcity.

DMK seeks urgent hearing in SC of its plea to disqualify 11 AIADMK MLAs

The DMK approached the Supreme Court Tuesday after the Madras High Court last April declined to entertain its plea.

Why Tamilselvan's entry in DMK has left TTV Dhinakaran's future bleak

Losing two prime leaders put AMMK on the back foot. The party drew a blank in the Lok Sabha and by-poll elections.

Tamil Nadu govt 'most corrupt', AIADMK a BJP slave: DMK

DMK's Dayanidhi Maran asked the BJP to "introspect" as to why people of Tamil Nadu rejected it during the recent Lok Sabha polls and said the saffron party's strength lies in "opposition's weakness".


Chennai water crisis: DMK stages protests as govt ramps up efforts to help parched state

The DMK claimed the issue reached the point of a crisis due to the AIADMK government's "negligence" and "administrative failure", reported news agency PTI. Chennai has been affected the worst as the four reservoirs around the city, which supply drinking water, have dried up.

Kerala offers drinking water, parched Tamil Nadu says 'no need for help at present'

The Tamil Nadu government said Chief Minister K Palaniswami will discuss the offer at a review meeting which will be held Friday and announce "an approporiate decision"

Cannot join PM Modi Cabinet as 'uninvited guest': AIADMK minister D Jayakumar

So what next for the BJP-AIADMK alliance? And will the emergence of smaller outfits like TTV Dinakaran’s AMMK and Kamal Haasan’s MNM split the party vote share? Tamil Nadu Fisheries Minister D.Jayakumar answers them in an interview to

Tamil Nadu Election Results 2019 Highlights: AIADMK swept away in state, regains some ground in bypolls

TN (Tamil Nadu) Lok Sabha Election Results 2019 highlights: The DMK-alliance won 36 of the state's 39 Lok Sabha seats while the AIADMK won two seats.


Jayalalithaa takes charge as Tamil Nadu CM for the sixth time

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

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

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

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

Stage set for 6th phase of polling

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

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

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

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.

Two Warring AIADMK Factions Finally 'United', Panneerselvam To Be Deputy CM

After several failed attempts, the much-awaited merger of the two warring factions of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) was announced on Monday afternoon. The union wasn’t without the drama that has characterized events of the past several months. At the last minute, former chief minister O. Panneerselvam and chief minister Edappadi K. […]


Retired HC Judge To Probe J Jayalalithaa's Death

In signs that talks on the merger of the two factions of AIADMK had reached a decisive stage, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E K Palaniswami on Thursday announced an inquiry by a retired high court judge into AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa’s death. A probe into the former Chief Minister’s death was a key demand of the […]

Former Supreme Court Judge Reacts To AIADMK Crisis, Says Tamil Nadu Governor Should Act Soon

With the role of Governor C Vidyasagar Rao drawing criticism, following the delay in resolving the ongoing political crisis in Tamil Nadu, former Supreme Court Judge P B Sawant has said the Governor must “act as early as possible” and allay the “impression that he is acting partisan”.

Big Jolt To AIADMK: Find Out What Happened

The Madras High Court Friday dismissed a petition seeking direction to the Centre to award Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian honour in country, for late Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa. The court said it cannot give any such directions to the government. The first bench comprising Chief Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Justice M […]