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Monday, May 17, 2021



TN boycotts HRD minister's virtual meet on NEP

May 17, 2021 5:07 pm

Through the policy, the Centre insists that there should be two Indian languages. Tamil will naturally be the first language here. But the Centre is talking as if English does not exist," TN School Education minister alleged.

Stalin’s turn

May 08, 2021 8:03 am

As Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, he is new face of Dravidian politics, could play a role in federal pushback by states

Tamil Nadu CM Stalin says will bear cost of Covid-19 treatment for all

May 07, 2021 2:12 pm

Chief Minister Stalin also announced the price of Aavin Milk will be reduced by Rs 3/litre. This will come into effect from May 16.

Stalin takes oath today, son not in first list of ministers

May 07, 2021 8:33 am

This will be the sixth time the chief minister will be from the DMK since 1967, when party founder C N Annadurai was first elected to the post. Stalin’s father M Karunanidhi held the post thereafter.

MK Stalin sworn in as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister; this is what his cabinet looks like

May 07, 2021 11:09 am

The list promises to be a balanced cabinet featuring both the youth and the experienced. Many former ministers have been inducted into the Stalin-led cabinet with some of them being given different portfolios this time around.

MK Stalin stakes claim to form government in Tamil Nadu

May 05, 2021 12:36 pm

Stalin will be sworn in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on May 7 at the Governor's residence. Officials said the ceremony would be low-key in view of the pandemic.

Amma canteen ransacked in Chennai, boards with Jayalalithaa's name torn up

May 04, 2021 4:16 pm

DMK Saidapet MLA Ma Subramanian said MK Stalin has ordered the removal of DMK workers if they are found responsible for the incident.

Tamil Nadu results: DMK-led alliance wrests power from AIADMK

May 02, 2021 8:13 pm

With his party surging towards an emphatic victory, DMK president M K Stalin on Sunday evening thanked the people of the state while assuring them that he would truthfully work for them.

Tamil Nadu Election Results 2021 highlights: DMK wrests power from AIADMK

May 03, 2021 10:24 am

Tamil Nadu Election Results 2021, TN Assembly Election Result highlights: This election is the first in the state without two of Tamil Nadu's towering political figures, M Karunanidhi and J Jayalalithaa. The gap they left in the political arena has given rise to other fronts over the last few years.

Tamil Nadu Assembly Election Results 2021: DMK hopes to return to power after a decade

May 02, 2021 9:18 am

The AIADMK has been in power in Tamil Nadu for two terms, since 2011, and hopes to retain its position. The DMK, on the other hand, is betting on a mixture of incumbency and instability within the ruling party to pull through.


Social distancing norms go for a toss as party supporters celebrate poll triumph

May 02, 2021 9:46 pm

As the nation is witnessing an unprecedented crisis, a huge violation of covid protocol and social distancing norms are a common site in victory celebrations

K Anbazhagan dies at 97: A glimpse into the life of the veteran DMK leader

March 07, 2020 3:00 pm

Veteran DMK leader K Anbazhagan passed away at the age of 97 in Chennai in the early hours of Saturday.

Karunanidhi passes away: Rare and unseen photos from his political journey

August 09, 2018 6:31 am

The former Tamil Nadu chief minister was admitted to the hospital following a dip in his blood pressure last month. On July 31, the hospital had said Karunanidhi would require an extended period of hospitalisation due to “decline” in his general health, although his vital parameters have normalised.

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.


DMK supporters react to Karunanidhi's death

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

The mood outside Kauvery hospital after news broke of the death of Kalaignar Karunanidhi.

Kalaignar Karunanidhi passes away at 94

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi passes away at 94

Muthuvel Karunanidhi: Looking back at his life in active politics for over seven decades

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

Muthuvel Karunanidhi, the man fondly called Kalaignar - the artist, breathes his last. A look back at his illustrious life and all that he achieved in over seven decades of being an active politician.