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Tuesday, June 22, 2021



Ex-AIADMK minister M Manikandan arrested in Bengaluru for allegedly raping Malaysian woman

June 20, 2021 10:03 am

The former minister had been absconding since his anticipatory bail was turned down by the Madras High Court.

Expelled, Pugazhendhi hits outs: 'OPS has no say in AIADMK, will be sidelined by EPS'

June 17, 2021 2:48 pm

Speaking to, Pugazhendhi explains his relationship with Palaniswami and O Pannerselvam, how the AIADMK is functioning following its loss in the Assembly elections, and whether he will join hands with Sasikala.

AIADMK slams Sasikala for 'audio politics', trying 'divide and rule' tactic

June 17, 2021 9:35 am

Senior AIADMK leader D Jayakumar said the cadres are vigilant and fully understand the "kind of conspirators they are", in an apparent reference to Sasikala and her nephew TTV Dhinakaran.

New audio tapes of Sasikala surface on social media

June 16, 2021 9:52 am

In the clip, Sasikala was purportedly heard saying that she has the responsibility to save the party and re-establish the rule of Amma (late chief minister J Jayalalithaa).

O Pannerselvam elected as deputy leader of AIADMK legislature party

June 14, 2021 6:09 pm

In the meeting, a total of 17 functionaries, including spokesperson V Pugazhendhi, were expelled from the primary membership of AIADMK on grounds of “bringing disrepute to the party”.

Ex-minister facing charges of sexual assault seeks advance bail

June 02, 2021 9:25 pm

Manikandan submitted that the complainant was very well aware that he is a married man and claimed she was in a consensual relationship with him.

Explained: What could Sasikala's return mean for AIADMK and Tamil Nadu?

June 02, 2021 2:02 pm

Sasikala's plans seem to be driven by the eroding relationship between AIADMK leaders Edappadi K Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam. The rift presents her with an opportunity to regain a foothold in state politics.

Former Tamil Nadu AIADMK minister booked for rape after actor lodges complaint

May 31, 2021 11:52 am

The actress, in her complaint, alleged that former AIADMK minister M Manikandan was in a relationship with her for five years under the pretext of marrying her and sexually assaulted her multiple times.

Sasikala hints at efforts to regain control of AIADMK, a political comeback

May 30, 2021 6:02 pm

Confidante of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, Sasikala's brief conversation with two of her loyalists over phone has surfaced. AIADMK spokesperson, however, has said, "we have got nothing to with her comments."

Panneerselvam's younger brother O Balamurugan dies

May 14, 2021 2:40 pm

Chief Minister M K Stalin and AIADMK co-coordinator K Palaniswami conveyed their condolences to Panneerselvam.


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.