Monday, January 24, 2022



When Tamil Nadu Assembly turned into a virtual war zone: A blow by blow account

February 18, 2017 7:48 pm

Tamil Nadu Assembly trust vote: As the House saw continued pandemonium, a visibly distraught Speaker P Dhanapal rose from his seat and said, "I am hurt and ashamed," after declaring the result of the vote.

Tamil Nadu: O Panneerselvam alone for now, AIADMK friends have bigger things in mind

February 17, 2017 5:13 am

As Edappadi Palaniswami was sworn in as Chief Minister, Panneerselvam’s house came under attack, stoned by men suspected to be supporters of the rival camp.

Edappadi Palanisami retains most of Panneerselvam's cabinet: Here is the full list

February 16, 2017 4:13 pm

All the Cabinet Ministers under caretaker chief minister O Panneerselvam, barring education minister K Pandiarajan who switched loyalties, have been retained by Palanisami

Tamil Nadu crisis: Edappadi Palanisami invited to form government, swearing-in likely at 4.30 pm today

February 16, 2017 12:19 pm

Tamil Nadu political crisis: V K Sasikala loyalist Edappadi K Palanisami invited by Governor Vidyasagar Rao to form the government.

Kaithi No. 9234: Sasikala sleeps on floor, shares cell in Bengaluru prison

February 16, 2017 11:02 am

AIADMK general secretary V K Sasikala began her four-year jail term on Wednesday evening in connection with the disproportionate assets case.

Tamil Nadu crisis LIVE updates: After Palanisamy, O Panneerselvam meets Governor

February 15, 2017 9:13 am

Due to the conviction order, she will not be able to contest any polls six years from the date of her release from prison.

Sasikala expels O Panneerselvam, AIADMK rebels

February 14, 2017 3:24 pm

Presently, there are 10 MLAs in the Panneerselvam camp, including himself. In addition, he enjoys the support of 12 MPs, including from both Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha.

Edappadi Palanisamy seeks Governor Vidyasagar Rao appointment, likely to form government

February 14, 2017 1:48 pm

Palanisamy is likely to meet the governor today and stake claim to form the government.

DA case: Sasikala camp goes into huddle, nominating new CM candidate is 'Plan B'

February 14, 2017 12:04 pm

“Justice will prevail,” was the first reaction of Sasikala after the verdict.

Sasikala convicted by SC in DA case: Justice has finally been served, says MK Stalin

February 14, 2017 11:35 am

MK Stalin on SC conviction of Sasikala: "This will serve as an example and I hope that politicians are corruption- free in public life."


Jayalalithaa takes charge as Tamil Nadu CM for the sixth time

May 23, 2016 6:12 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 5:54 pm

AIADMK workers broke into celebrations, bursting crackers and distributing sweets following the acquittal of Jayalalithaa by the Karnataka High Court.


Express Eye for Detail: CBI vs CBI, AIADMK MLAs to stay disqualified, and Kohli reaches another milestone

June 18, 2020 2:32 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.