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The Indian Express
AIADMK factions merge in Tamil Nadu: 20 MLAs behind him, Dinakaran to first target CM, meet GovernorChennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami (L) greeting O Panneerselvam (
The Indian Express / Posted 27 minutes ago
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami (L) greeting O Panneerselvam (R) after he was sworn-in as Deputy Chief Minister in the presence of Governor CH Vidyasagar Rao (C) at Raj Bhavan in Chennai on Monday. PTI Photo On the day the two... Read more
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The Indian Express
AIADMK factions merge in Tamil Nadu: EPS and OPS are one again, move to purge Sasikala loyalists, all eyes on DinakaranChennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami (R) and O Panneerselvam exchan
The Indian Express / Posted 27 minutes ago
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami (R) and O Panneerselvam exchange greetings with supporters following merger of their factions in Chennai on Monday. (PTI Photo) Ending a bitter spat that saw them part ways more than six month ago... Read more
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New Kerala
Why are we being avoided, asks Sasikla-Dinakaran faction on AIADMK merger - newkerala news #265006Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Aug 21 : All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADM
New Kerala / Posted 2 hours ago
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , Aug 21 : All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), CR Saraswathi of TTV Dinakaran-VK Sasikala faction on Monday expressed unhappiness for being avoided during the merger of the EPS and the OPS factions. "We are so... Read more
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The Economic Times
AIADMK: Trustful negotiator, central pressure made merger workThe Centre was determined not to destablise the government in a state crucial i
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
The Centre was determined not to destablise the government in a state crucial in many ways: “Tamil Nadu needs to attract investments under Make in India. Majority of Japanese investments go to the state and Japan is very important for India,” a top... Read more
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The Economic Times
Test for AIADMK as fight has only started; Dhinakaran still in gamebalancing act to ensure representation and advantages to smaller caste groups r
The Economic Times / Posted 2 hours ago
balancing act to ensure representation and advantages to smaller caste groups remains to be seen. But it is not just about Tamil Nadu currently. Representatives of all three factions have been frequenting New Delhi. While Panneerselvam and... Read more
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asianage
Tonga race kindles political heat in Jat heartlandsentiments. What it means is that the government has been thinking of taking t
asianage / Posted 3 hours ago
sentiments. What it means is that the government has been thinking of taking the ordnance route that was used by the Tamil Nadu government on Jallikattu. Mr Beniwal and some BJP MLAs have been insisting on bringing an ordinance. But time is... Read more
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The Economic Times
AIADMK: Palaniswami & Panneerselvam make it two-leaves party againCHENNAI: Two factions of the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu announced a merger on
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
CHENNAI: Two factions of the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu announced a merger on Monday, sidelining the late chief minister J Jayalalithaa’s close aide VK Sasikala and her family members. Soon after the merger, the two factions — including that of CM... Read more
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Business Standard India
11 states to require GST compensation of Rs 9,500 cr in FY18: India Ratingsvaries at the state level. Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Himachal Prad
Business Standard India / Posted 4 hours ago
varies at the state level. Andhra Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Punjab and Tamil Nadu might need compensation from the Centre for any revenue loss under the baseline scenario. "This would cost the... Read more
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dna
SC asks govt how it will implement, monitor mid-day mealsschool. The states were Bihar, Odisha, West Bengal, Assam, Uttarakhand, Uttar
dna / Posted 5 hours ago
school. The states were Bihar, Odisha, West Bengal, Assam, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Karnataka and Jharkhand. In over 12 lakh government-run and aided schools across the country, children... Read more
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The Hindu
Parties question timing of AIADMK mergerit straight,” he added. His colleague and Rajya Sabha MP M. Kanimozhi said tha
The Hindu / Posted 5 hours ago
it straight,” he added. His colleague and Rajya Sabha MP M. Kanimozhi said that the merger is not to the benefit people of Tamil Nadu but is only to serve the “power-hungry” leaders of AIADMK she said. CPI MP D. Raja, who was elected to Rajya... Read more
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The Hindu
AIADMK factions bury the hatchetFormer Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam was on Monday sworn in as Deputy Chief M
The Hindu / Posted 5 hours ago
Former Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam was on Monday sworn in as Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu after he merged his AIADMK (Puratchi Talaivi Amma) with Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami’s AIADMK (Amma) faction. However, a decision on Mr.... Read more
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New Kerala
AIADMK united: Ministers welcome merger, elated over removal of 'obstacles' - newkerala news #265069Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , August 21: In the wake of the merger announcement of the
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , August 21: In the wake of the merger announcement of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), party ministers, while welcoming the decision said the merger has been made possible after the removal of... Read more
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The Hindu
AIADMK must report merger to ECThe AIADMK factions, led by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami a
The Hindu / Posted 6 hours ago
The AIADMK factions, led by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami and O. Panneerselvam, which announced their merger on Monday will have to report the development to the Election Commission for withdrawal of their petitions staking claim... Read more
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Business Standard India
Amit Shah postpones TN visit, cabinet reshuffle likely this weekstates. To add to the anticipation of a cabinet reshuffle later this week, Shah
Business Standard India / Posted 7 hours ago
states. To add to the anticipation of a cabinet reshuffle later this week, Shah postponed his scheduled three-day visit to Tamil Nadu. Shah was to visit Tamil Nadu from August 22 to 24. With the merger of the two factions of the All India Anna... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Dinakaran loyalists gather at Jayalalithaa memorial after AIADMK merger, DMK ups antehours of two warring factions of the AIADMK coming together on Monday, fresh tr
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 hours ago
hours of two warring factions of the AIADMK coming together on Monday, fresh trouble was brewing for the ruling party in Tamil Nadu, with 18 MLAs trashing the merger and potentially putting the government at risk. The 18 MLAs, who are close to... Read more
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dna
AIADMK factions merge after seven months, O Panneerselvam back in TN govt as deputy CMall support to the Palaniswami government. "I congratulate Thiru O Panneerselva
dna / Posted 7 hours ago
all support to the Palaniswami government. "I congratulate Thiru O Panneerselvam & others who took oath today. I hope Tamil Nadu scales newer heights of progress in the years to come," the prime minister tweeted. "Centre assures all possible... Read more
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The Hindu
BCCI reforms and growing concernsany misappropriation of funds. We are looking forward to open a new chapter und
The Hindu / Posted 7 hours ago
any misappropriation of funds. We are looking forward to open a new chapter under the new constitution.” Associations like Tamil Nadu and Punjab assure they would not waste a day once the issue is finalised. A senior official observed, “Not all... Read more
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Business Standard India
'Clown's cap' being foisted on Tamils: Kamal Haasan on AIADMK mergerVeteran actor Kamal Haasan on Monday continued with his take on Tamil Nadu poli
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
Veteran actor Kamal Haasan on Monday continued with his take on Tamil Nadu politics, as he took an apparent dig at the merger of the two factions of the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) by using the analogy of a "clown's... Read more
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Business Standard India
PPA renegotiation, cancellation may impact investment in clean energy: Icrafeed-in tariff and instead opt for the auction route. However, the tendering pr
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
feed-in tariff and instead opt for the auction route. However, the tendering process as announced by discoms in Gujarat and Tamil Nadu and the second 1000 MW scheme by MNRE is yet to be concluded. “In this context, the visibility for actual... Read more
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Business Standard India
Honda Motorcycle to launch two new vehicles in FY18it is looking at around 5-5.5 per cent to export markets. Speaking to reporter
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
it is looking at around 5-5.5 per cent to export markets. Speaking to reporters after introducing 110 cc scooter CLIQ in Tamil Nadu, Minoru Kato, president & CEO, Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt Ltd said that Honda has set its most... Read more
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New Kerala
AIADMK merger: Panneerselvam says decision brought 'tremendous joy' to party workers - newkerala news #265079Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , August 21 : Soon after being sworn in as the Deputy Chie
New Kerala / Posted 8 hours ago
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , August 21 : Soon after being sworn in as the Deputy Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, O Panneerselvam (OPS) said the decision has brought tremendous joy to the ministers and the workers, representing the All India Anna Dravida... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
BJP behind ‘opportunistic’ AIADMK merger, says CPI(M) leader Karatwas behind it. “The opportunistic decision by the two factions, at the behest
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 hours ago
was behind it. “The opportunistic decision by the two factions, at the behest of BJP. will be rejected by the people of Tamil Nadu,” he told reporters in Coimbatore. Karat is in the city to participate in a function to launch a People’s Forum,... Read more
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dna
Merger of AIADMK factions won't benefit people: DMK MP KanimozhiThe merger of two AIADMK factions would in no way be beneficial to the people o
dna / Posted 8 hours ago
The merger of two AIADMK factions would in no way be beneficial to the people of Tamil Nadu, DMK MP and the party's women's wing leader Kanimozhi said on Monday. Replying to a specific question on the merger, she told reporters at the airport here... Read more
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The Economic Times
Merger of AIADMK factions won't benefit people: KanimozhiCOIMBATORE: The merger of two AIADMK factions would in no way be beneficial to
The Economic Times / Posted 8 hours ago
COIMBATORE: The merger of two AIADMK factions would in no way be beneficial to the people of Tamil Nadu, DMK MP and the party's women's wing leader Kanimozhi said today. Replying to a specific question on the merger, she told reporters at the... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi greets OPS, assures all helpPrime Minister Narendra Modi was one of the first to congratulate the Tamil Nad
The Hindu / Posted 8 hours ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi was one of the first to congratulate the Tamil Nadu government after the merger of the AIADMK and the swearing in of members of the O Panneerselvam faction as ministers. He tweeted: “Centre assures all possible support to... Read more
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Gulf News
AIADMK factions finally merge, Panneerselvam is Deputy CMof then Chief Minister J. Jayalalitha, the two factions of the AIADMK merged on
Gulf News / Posted 9 hours ago
of then Chief Minister J. Jayalalitha, the two factions of the AIADMK merged on Monday.Rebel leader O. Panneerselvam became Tamil Nadu’s deputy chief minister and party coordinator while the AIADMK decided to sack the now jailed V.K. Sasikala as... Read more
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New Kerala
AIADMK 'united' again: OPS sworn in as Tamil Nadu Dy Chief Minister - newkerala news #264989Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , August 21 : Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneers
New Kerala / Posted 9 hours ago
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , August 21 : Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam (OPS) was sworn in as the Deputy Chief Minister at the Raj Bhavan in Chennai, under the merged All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) government in the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Amit Shah’s Tamil Nadu visit deferredbeen “postponed due to some reasons” and new dates would be announced. The two
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 hours ago
been “postponed due to some reasons” and new dates would be announced. The two factions of the ruling AIADMK -- one led by Tamil Nadu chief minister K. Palaniswami and the other led by former chief minister O Panneerselvam -- merged on Monday... Read more
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dna
AIADMK merger: Clown's cap being foisted on the head of Tamil Nadu people, says Kamal HaasanVeteran actor Kamal Haasan today continued with his take on Tamil Nadu politics
dna / Posted 9 hours ago
Veteran actor Kamal Haasan today continued with his take on Tamil Nadu politics, as he took an apparent dig at the merger of the two factions of the ruling AIADMK by using the analogy of a "clown's cap". The actor said the "clown's cap" was now... Read more
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The Economic Times
Panneerselvam inducted in Tamil Nadu government, PM Modi assures support Delhi govt's proposal to take over 449 private unaided schools gets LG nod
The Economic Times / Posted 9 hours ago
Delhi govt's proposal to take over 449 private unaided schools gets LG nod Shiv Sena hails bail to... Read more
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New Kerala
Paisabazaar.com disburses unsecured loans to 244 cities, towns across India - newkerala news #264979Pradesh), Muktsar (Punjab), Nanded (Maharashtra), Bhuj (Gujarat), Dewas (Madhya
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
Pradesh), Muktsar (Punjab), Nanded (Maharashtra), Bhuj (Gujarat), Dewas (Madhya Pradesh), Beawar (Rajasthan) and Karur (Tamil Nadu) to Jharsuguda (Odisha), Kohima (Nagaland), Jagdalpur (Chhattisgarh), Kokrajhar (Assam), Begusarai (Bihar) and... Read more
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New Kerala
AIADMK will be 'one again and without Sasikala: OPS - newkerala news #264821Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , August 20 : Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneers
New Kerala / Posted 10 hours ago
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) , August 20 : Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam on Sunday announced that the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) will be one once again, while also adding that the V.K. Sasikala clan will not be a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Police vacancies: SC asks 21 states, UTs to submit roadmapsecretary would be held responsible. Besides Gujarat and Telangana, it has so
The Economic Times / Posted 10 hours ago
secretary would be held responsible. Besides Gujarat and Telangana, it has so far accepted the roadmaps of Uttar Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Jharkhand and West Bengal. It has rejected the one submitted by Bihar government and has summoned its... Read more
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The Hindu
Kamal Haasan makes cryptic remarks on AIADMK mergerVeteran actor Kamal Haasan on Monday continued with his take on Tamil Nadu poli
The Hindu / Posted 10 hours ago
Veteran actor Kamal Haasan on Monday continued with his take on Tamil Nadu politics, as he took an apparent dig at the merger of the two factions of the ruling AIADMK by using the analogy of a “clown’s cap”. The actor said the “clown’s cap” was now... Read more
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Business Standard India
Panneerselvam sworn in as TN deputy CM; to hold finance portfolioFormer Tamil Nadu chief minister O Panneerslevam was today sworn-in as deputy t
Business Standard India / Posted 11 hours ago
Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O Panneerslevam was today sworn-in as deputy to current incumbent K Palaniswami, hours after the merger of the two AIADMK factions. At a simple ceremony at the Raj Bhavan, Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao administered the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
AIADMK merger: End of the road for Sasikala? 7 reasons Panneerselvam camp want her outblow to VK Sasikala’s political career. The Panneerselvam camp has maintained
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 11 hours ago
blow to VK Sasikala’s political career. The Panneerselvam camp has maintained Sasikala is unpopular among the people of Tamil Nadu. Here are a few reasons they give: 1) There was anger recently over the illegal confinement of MLAs at a resort... Read more
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dna
AIADMK 'united' again: OPS swears in as Tamil Nadu Dy Chief MinisterFormer Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam (OPS) swears-in as the Deputy
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam (OPS) swears-in as the Deputy Chief Minister at the Raj Bhavan in Chennai, under the merged All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) government in the state. He is also given the additional... Read more
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dna
Why are we being avoided, asks Sasikla-Dinakaran faction on AIADMK mergerfor everything, people are with us. We believe that every soon they will come t
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
for everything, people are with us. We believe that every soon they will come to us for the merger,? she said. Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam (OPS) took oath as the Deputy Chief Minister under the merged AIADMK government in... Read more
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dna
AIADMK merger: How the party broke up and reunited after J Jayalalithaa's deathfor the merger. Here's a timeline of events since J Jayalalithaa died last Nov
dna / Posted 11 hours ago
for the merger. Here's a timeline of events since J Jayalalithaa died last November December 5, 2016: AIADMK Chief and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa dies at Chennai’s Apollo Hospitalat the age of 68 after suffering a cardiac arrest.... Read more
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The Economic Times
Honda Motorcycle eyes to sell 6 million units in FY17-18last year (FY2016-17). To a query on which states were driving sales volumes,
The Economic Times / Posted 11 hours ago
last year (FY2016-17). To a query on which states were driving sales volumes, he said after Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu were the largest market for the company. After Karnataka, Kerala and Telangana, he claimed Honda was ranked top... Read more
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The Hindu
Madras’ first cartoonistcouple of Bharati’s cartoons after not finding any in my library. Many moons ag
The Hindu / Posted 11 hours ago
couple of Bharati’s cartoons after not finding any in my library. Many moons ago I edited a Bharati Jubilee volume for the Tamil Nadu Government and I vaguely remember seeing a couple of his cartoons in it. But like many a holding in my library... Read more
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dna
AIADMK factions merge, Panneerselvam to be deputy CMwill also be the AIADMK coordinator while Palaniswami will be the co-coordinato
dna / Posted 12 hours ago
will also be the AIADMK coordinator while Palaniswami will be the co-coordinator of the ruling party in Tamil Nadu. A cabinet reshuffle will take place, it was announced here after weeks of hard bargaining by factions led by the... Read more
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The Hindu
AIADMK merger: Panneerselvam to be Deputy CM, gets finance portfoliomerged on Monday, six months after the party split. Mr. Panneerselvam, who thr
The Hindu / Posted 12 hours ago
merged on Monday, six months after the party split. Mr. Panneerselvam, who thrice held the post of Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, will be sworn-in as Deputy Chief Minister in the cabinet headed by Mr. Palaniswami at a ceremony to be held at... Read more
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The Hindu
Debashis, Deepan brighten qualification prospectschoice to capture of queenside pawn instead of pushing a kingside pawn helped A
The Hindu / Posted 12 hours ago
choice to capture of queenside pawn instead of pushing a kingside pawn helped Aravindh to simplify the position. The Tamil nadu teenager, who continues to come under time-pressure, eventually managed a draw in 56 moves. The results: 11th... Read more
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Business Standard India
AIADMK factions announce merger; Panneerselvam to be deputy CM and FMtwo factions of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), emerged
Business Standard India / Posted 13 hours ago
two factions of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), emerged in February, this year, after the demise of Tamil Nadu's former chief minister, J Jayalalithaa, announced the merger between the factions. The cabinet would be realigned... Read more
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dna
AIADMK 'united' again: OPS to be Dy. CM, to be sworn-in at 4:30 p.m. todayFormer Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam (OPS) is all set to be the De
dna / Posted 13 hours ago
Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O. Panneerselvam (OPS) is all set to be the Deputy Chief Minister under the merged All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) government in the state. He will also be given the additional charge of Finance... Read more
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The Economic Times
AIADMK factions led by CM Edappadi K Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam announce mergerspoken, we've resolved our differences and we will work to keep up the legacy o
The Economic Times / Posted 13 hours ago
spoken, we've resolved our differences and we will work to keep up the legacy of MGR and Amma, and for the betterment of Tamil Nadu and the Tamil people." Palaniswami said that Panneerselvam will be the party convenor and he would be the... Read more
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The Hindu
Amit Shah’s three-day visit to Tamil Nadu postponed againBJP president Amit Shah’s three-day visit to Tamil Nadu, scheduled to start fro
The Hindu / Posted 13 hours ago
BJP president Amit Shah’s three-day visit to Tamil Nadu, scheduled to start from tomorrow, has been postponed again, the party’s State unit said on Monday. Mr. Shah had to postpone his visit following a meeting of National Democratic Alliance Chief... Read more
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asianage
Dhinakaran meets MLAs; AIADMK to seal merger deal today?ANI, 17 MLAs, the supporters of Dhinakaran, have arrived at Dhinakaran's reside
asianage / Posted 14 hours ago
ANI, 17 MLAs, the supporters of Dhinakaran, have arrived at Dhinakaran's residence and the meeting is underway. Meanwhile, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palanisamy, who had earlier cancelled his scheduled visit to AIADMK head office, has... Read more
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The Economic Times
Amit Shah's 3-day visit to Tamil Nadu postponed againin various other important meetings, BJP State unit president Tamilisai Sounder
The Economic Times / Posted 14 hours ago
in various other important meetings, BJP State unit president Tamilisai Sounderrajan said. As a result, Shah's visit to Tamil Nadu as part of the 95-day nation wide tour has been "postponed", she said in a statement. The new schedule for his... Read more
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