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28 August, 2018 4:57 AM MK Stalin Takes Over As DMK Boss Amid Threats From Brother Alagiri

After M Karunanidhi's death, DMK announced an election but MK Stalin was the only person to file his nomination at Anna Arivalayam, the party headquarters in Chennai. He was elected party president unopposed. MK Stalin today took charge as the official boss of Tamil Nadu's opposition DMK, one of the state's two main parties. The chosen political heir of his father 112

24 December, 2017 6:49 PM Secret pact with DMK enabled Dinakaran's RK Nagar win: AIADMK

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu`s ruling AIADMK, which suffered a massive defeat in the Radhakrishnan Nagar (R.K.Nagar) by-election where votes were counted on Sunday, has blamed its debacle on the secret pact between opposition DMK and its sidelined leader T.T.V.Dinakaran who won the seat. In a joint statement issued here, AIADMK Coordinator and Deputy Chief Minister 45

23 December, 2017 10:35 PM TTV Dhinakaran, The Ex-Boss Of The AIADMK Left Out In The Cold

Chennai: TTV Dhinakaran, 54, was pulled out of the cold and handed the reins of the party this February when his aunt, VK Sasikala - headed to a Bengaluru jail to serve her jail term - decided to run the party by remote control. The 54-year-old leader represented the Periyakulam Lok Sabha constituency in 1999 and was a Rajya Sabha member between 2004 and 2010. But Mr Dinakaran 61

2 December, 2017 4:10 PM Actor Vishal To Contest RK Nagar Assembly By-Election

The by-election to the assembly seat was necessitated after the death of legislator and chief minister J Jayalalithaa. Chennai: Tamil actor Vishal Krishna -- popularly known as Vishal -- has made a political plunge and will contest the December 21 by-election to the RK Nagar assembly constituency, the actor announced on Saturday. Vishal is expected to file his nomination 57

27 November, 2017 7:46 PM Three MPs of Sasikala-Dinakaran faction switch loyalties

In a further set back to the faction led by jailed AIADMK leader Sasikala and her nephew Dinakaran, three of their supporting Members of Parliament on Monday switched loyalties to the ruling faction. Chennai: In a further set back to the faction led by jailed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala and her nephew TTV Dinakaran, three of their supporting Members of Parliament 69

25 September, 2017 7:52 PM Why was Z plus security removed when Jaya was in hospital, asks nephew

A year after the death of Jayalalithaa, her nephew on Monday said the Z plus security personnel were not present at Apollo Hospital when she was admitted there. Chennai: A year after the death of CM J Jayalalithaa, her nephew J Deepak on Monday said the Z plus security personnel were not present at Apollo Hospital when she was admitted there. In an interview 39

15 September, 2017 7:04 AM After Signaling New Party, Kamal Haasan's Fresh Attack On AIADMK

Chennai: Actor Kamal Haasan has fired more tweets against Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK this morning, after confirming earlier this week that that he is considering launching his own political party. "No work no pay only for Govt. Employees? How about horse trading politicians languishing in resorts? The honourable court warns teachers on strike. I beseech 64

12 September, 2017 12:41 PM Will work to bring down Palaniswami government: Dinakaran

CHENNAI: Sidelined AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dinakaran, who is leading 21 party legislators, on Tuesday said he would work towards bringing down the K. Palaniswami government. "You (Chief Minister Palaniswami) and others have no moral right to sit in positions of power that was once wielded by Jayalalithaa. We will send this government home," Dinakaran told a press 60

12 September, 2017 9:23 AM With Sasikala, Dinakaran ouster, wheels of change in AIADMK have come a full circle

Nine months after Sasikala and her Mannargudi family took centre stage following Jayalalithaa's death, the AIADMK general council today expelled her and nephew Dinakaran from the party. After months of back and forth, the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) today expelled V K Sasikala and her nephew TTV Dinakaran from the party 68

28 August, 2017 1:21 PM Sasikala still not expelled after meeting of merged AIADMK factions

Four resolutions were passed today at a meeting of AIADMK MLAs loyal to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam, but the expulsion of VK Sasikala wasn't one of them. Today's meeting comes after Sasikala's nephew TTV Dinakaran 'removed' Palaniswami's ministers from important party posts. In fact, he even divested 59