AIADMK merger

When Karunanidhi's bid to merge AIADMK and DMK was foiled by MGR

The DMK president revealed he had agreed to retain the flag of present AIADMK (with Arignar Anna’s bust at the centre).

published on : 8th August 2018

AIADMK merger: Tamil Nadu governor CH Vidyasagar Rao leaves for Chennai

Vidyasagar Rao has cancelled all his engagements for the day in Mumbai and is shortly leaving for Chennai this morning.

published on : 21st August 2017

AIADMK general council to meet today to oust Sasikala?

The general council of AIADMK will be convened soon after the merger of factions led by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and the rebel leader O Pannneerselvam is formalised on Monday.

published on : 21st August 2017

Broad deal clinched, merger between OPS, EPS factions of AIADMK likely today; Tamil Nadu Governor Vidyasagar Rao to arrive in Chennai today; V K Sasikala may be ousted

Also, today is considered to be auspicious in the wake of it being 'Amavasya,' there is a chance of the OPS-EPS merger deal getting sealed, party sources indicated.

published on : 20th August 2017

TTV Dhinakaran downplays expected AIADMK merger, questions its longevity

Speaking to reporters here after meeting party chief V K Sasikala at Parapana Agrahara Prison on her birthday, he said the move was not a "setback" to him.

published on : 18th August 2017

As OPS drives hard bargain, AIADMK merger announcement paused 

Though details are sketchy still, indications are that it is the trouble within the rebel faction headed by former chief minister O Panneerselvam that is delaying the next step.

published on : 18th August 2017

Yet to hear from Amma faction on AIADMK merger: Panneerselvam

His statement comes in the wake of heightened expectations of unification of the ruling party, with the AIADMK (Amma) giving indications in this regard.

published on : 3rd August 2017

Talks only if Sasikala family is ousted: OPS faction

Panneerselvam, expelled by Sasikala following his revolt against her in February this year, also remained firm on his faction's demand for a probe into late J Jayalalithaa's death.

published on : 18th April 2017

OPS faction guarded about proposal for merger with rival group minus Sasikala

The leader of the AIADMK-PT Amma faction, O Panneerselvam has stated he was open to a merger.

published on : 18th April 2017

MLAs hold informal talks on possible merger of two AIADMK factions

An MLA from Sasikala camp, who was on board the INS Chennai, said there are likely to be formal meetings on the matter during the later part of the day.

published on : 18th April 2017

Chief Minister K Palanisamy has stressed for unity in taking government forward: Sengottaiyan

The Chief Minister also insisted that the party should win when the elections are held again, Sengottaiyan said.

published on : 18th April 2017