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Edapaddi Palaniswami


AIADMK ministers seek second state capital in Tamil Nadu

August 21, 2020 9:19 am

The demand has been raised several times in the past. In 2004, there was much debate between Madurai and Trichy when the government sought to establish a new bench of the Madras High Court. It was eventually set up in Madurai.

Palaniswami calls on DMDK leader Vijayakanth

March 16, 2019 2:42 pm

AIADMK has struck a poll pact with the Vijayakanth-led party for the April 18 Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu, and DMDK has been allotted four seats as part of the seat-sharing agreement.

AIADMK: In search of a parental figure

March 15, 2019 4:24 pm

Jayalalitha ran the party like an autocrat and anyone however big could be thrown out of the party without any notice, what so ever. It is difficult for outsiders to understand the fear and absolute obedience that she commanded.

Explained: Why Tamil Nadu is getting its 33rd district Kallakurichi

January 21, 2019 10:57 am

A top official monitoring the logistics of creating the new district said given the size of Villuppuram — at over 7,200 sq km — the decision was “logically sound”, and was likely to “improve governance and administration”.

Madras High Court orders CBI probe against Tamil Nadu CM on graft charges

October 13, 2018 3:00 am

The order comes two days after the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption told the court there were no irregularities in awarding the contracts.

CRPF jawan arrested for vandalising 'Periyar' statue: Tamil Nadu CM

March 21, 2018 2:46 pm

The Tamil Nadu CM said the arrested CRPF jawan, identified as Senthil Kumar, was posted in Chhattisgarh and had come to his native Viduthi village on leave. He was held after examination of the CCTV footage from the area.

New power projects being set up at a cost of over Rs 53000 crore: TN CM

January 30, 2018 12:17 pm

Due to various initiatives, Tamil Nadu has become a power surplus state, Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami said.

O Panneerselvam to inaugurate Sivaji Ganesan's memorial on October 1

September 29, 2017 6:48 pm

The 28,300 sq ft memorial has been built by the Public Works Department at a cost of Rs 2.80 crore at Adyar here in the Dravidian style of architecture.

TTV Dinakaran removes CM Edapaddi Palaniswami from AIADMK district secretary post

August 27, 2017 2:43 pm

Dinakaran said that the position will be taken up by former MLA and Salem suburban district secretary, S K Selvam.

AIADMK merger highlights: Upset Dhinakaran group to meet Tamil Nadu Governor tomorrow

August 21, 2017 10:27 pm

AIADMK merger live updates: AIADMK factions led by Chief Minister Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam announced their merger on Monday. O Panneerselvam will be the Deputy Chief Minister. An eleven-member coordination committee will run the party.