Enough of confusion has been there for the past two decades....We will give the verdict in four weeks.”
12 Feb 2018
For people fed on a diet of door delivered election time inducements as was witnessed in the RK Nagar Assembly bypolls in Chennai, actor Rajinikanth’s announcement would not be easy to digest.
01 Jan 2018
Income tax raids at AIADMK icon J Jayalalithaa’s Poes Garden residence had all the trappings of a Friday blockbuster.
20 Nov 2017
For close to a year now, Tamil Nadu has been grappling with at least two major crises, one agrarian and the other political.
09 Oct 2017
To understand the ongoing power struggle in the AIADMK, it would be instructive to rewind to the sibling rivalry that played out in the DMK for years. Current DMK working president M K Stalin took ove
28 Aug 2017
There is a tale in Valmiki Ramayana about king Trishanku who had this great urge to enter the heaven alive.
17 Jul 2017
In politics, symbolism is everything.
05 Jun 2017
To make sense of the drama unfolding in the ruling party in Tamil Nadu, try looking at it from a high science prism. You will find a nuclear chain reaction at play.
24 Apr 2017
Have the ripples of the Narendra Modi wave that began in Uttar Pradesh travelled right up to Tamil Nadu? Here are a few straws in the wind.
20 Mar 2017
Within just nine months of going to the polls, Tamil Nadu is searching for its third chief minister, all of them from the ruling AIADMK.
13 Feb 2017
The DMK heir apparent’s promotion happened because of patriarch M Karunanidhi’s failing health.
09 Jan 2017
The outcome of the recent by-elections in Tamil Nadu was also the story of how at least four big political dreams played out in real life.
28 Nov 2016