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Tamil Nadu Assembly in Pandemonium, No Trust Vote Likely Today

V K Sasikala

The floor test for the Palaniswami government as mandated by the governor ran into trouble with Panneerselvam and the DMK demanding a secret vote while Speaker P.Dhanapal gave a ruling for grouping mode which will intimidate and identify the MLAs not supporting the Sasikala group openly. Speaker Dhanapal’s ruling created chaos with the opposition groups turning violent and occupying the ...

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Despite All Odds, Sasikala Set to Become Tamil Nadu CM

V K Sasikala

The Sunday meeting of AIADMK party in Chennai was not unexpected as the rumour was there much before Amma Jayalalithaa was declared dead in the hospital officially on December 6, 2016. When O. Pannerselavam was made Deputy Chief Minister in November and Chief Minister in December after the death of J.Jayalalithaa, several questions were raised over the possibility of his ...

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Mahesh Babu Supports Jallikattu as Tamil Nadu Spirit

Telugu film actor Mahesh Babu, who lived in Chennai mostly until he started his acting career, said one should appreciate Tamil Nadu’s unity to protest Jallikattu, which has taken centre-stage with people throning Marina beach in lakhs reminiscent of the 2010 Orange Revolution in Egypt. “Proud to see such a statement of unity among Tamilians for something that they truly ...

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After Rahul, Modi May Visit Chennai; TN Governor Holds Talks with AIADMK Seniors

As Jayalalithaa’s recovery will take two more weeks according to doctors overseeing her recovery in hospital, the acting governor of Tamil Nadu has called two senior most cabinet ministers and the state chief secretary for two rounds of talks on Friday and is likely to declare his decision tomorrow to appoint a care-taker Chief Minister, as per the constitution. The ...

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