Tamil Nadu Politics(Search results - 135)
ElectionsMar 30, 2021, 4:29 PM IST
EXCLUSIVE: 'We are not totally against freebies; some are necessity'
Can a third front prevail in Tamil Nadu politics? Yes, if you consider All India Samathuva Makkal Katchi leader and actor R Sarathkumar's confidence ahead of the April 6 assembly election.
Top StoriesFeb 25, 2021, 6:08 PM IST
Jayalalithaa and her famous statements that brought AIADMK back to power
In Tamil Nadu politics, the voters usually connect to personalities and their statements and Feb 24 being former CM J Jayalalithaa's birth anniversary, Asianet Newsable enlists a few events and statements of former CM that helped AIADMK come to power in Dravida Nadu.
Top StoriesJan 27, 2021, 12:01 PM IST
Ex-AIADMK leader VK Sasikala released from Bengaluru jail after 4-year jail term in DA case
However, as the former AIADMK General Secretary is being treated for COVID-19 at the Victoria Hospital in Bengaluru, she is unlikely to return to Chennai soon.
India NewsDec 30, 2020, 9:56 AM IST
Superstar Rajinikanth's political advisor Tamilaruvi Manian quits
Superstar Rajinikanth's close aide and political advisor Tamilaruvi Manian has resigned. In a brief statement, Tamilaruvi announced that he would not return to politics till his death.
IndiaNov 20, 2020, 10:34 AM IST
Exclusive: 'AIADMK needs to be careful about BJP'
Recent political manoeuvres by the BJP in Tamil Nadu, which will go to poll next year have triggered speculation over the party's strategy. Be it the Vetri Vel Yatra or the attempt to compare Prme Minister Narendra Modi with the iconic M G Ramachandran, BJP is trying to gain foothold in te state.
Shoukd the AIADMK be worried? Yes, says the Congress. Congress state in-charge Dinesh Gundu Rao spoke to Asianet Newsable's Mohammad Yacoob during which he said that the BJP's sole intention is to weaken AIADMK in the state.
IndiaNov 17, 2020, 11:28 AM IST
Exclusive: 'People in Tamil Nadu will see through BJP's agenda
At a time when regional allies are blaming the Congress for pulling them down and not being capable enough to fight the BJP, the grand old party's ally in Tamil Nadu, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam still has faith in its junior ally in the state.
DMK'S National Spokesperson Saravanan spoke to Asianet Newsable's Mohammad Yacoob.
IndiaNov 17, 2020, 9:58 AM IST
Alagiri to float new party, join hands with BJP for Tamil Nadu election?
Alagiri has called for a meeting with his close aides on November 20 in Madurai where a decision could be taken on starting a new party. Sources suggesting that he is likely to meet Home Minister Amit Shah on November 21.
IndiaNov 17, 2020, 9:01 AM IST
Exclusive: 'DMK-Congress alliance intact in Tamil Nadu, BJP will contest against NOTA'
At a time when regional allies are blaming the Congress for pulling them down and not being capable enough to fight the BJP, the grand old party's ally in Tamil Nadu, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam still has faith in its junior ally in the state. DMK's National Spokesperson Saravanan spoke to Asianet Newsable's Mohammad Yacoob.
IndiaNov 21, 2019, 5:39 PM IST
Miracle will happen in 2021, says Rajinikanth on Tamil Nadu politics
Superstar Rajinikanth, who hinted at an alliance with Kamal Haasan in Tamil Nadu, said a huge miracle will happen in 2021
IndiaNov 19, 2019, 9:45 PM IST
Kamal Haasan, Rajinikanth hint at joining hands for Assembly elections, if need arises
Kamal Haasan is said to have indicated that if it proves beneficial to Makkal Needhi Maiam, he is ready to join hands with Rajinikanth in the 2021 Assembly elections. Superstar Rajinikanth too has expressed interest in collaborating with Ulaganayagan.
Jun 13, 2018, 9:02 AM IST
Woman Congress MLA, S Vijayadharani, evicted from TN Assembly; says Speaker's sexist remarks upset her
TN Assembly Speaker Dhanapal ordered woman Congress MLA, Vijayadharini's eviction. And she came out bursting in tears.