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OPS-EPS factions to merge at Marina

Chennai, Aug18 (tamilnaducentral): The much-anticipated and debated merger of the two warring factions of AIADMK led by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam is likely soon at Jayalalithaa’s memorial at Marina beach, say reports streaming in. Both the factions talked in terms of a likely merger past few

Speed News from Tamil Nadu (Aug18)

Chennai, Aug 18 (tamilnaducentral): Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami  on Thursday announced that his government will set up an inquiry commission headed by a retired judge of Madras High Court to probe into the circumstances leading to the death of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa. Her residence at Poes Garden will also be converted into

Tamil Nadu News Wrap (Aug16)

Chennai, Aug 16 (tamilnaducentral): When the nation was celebrating 71st Independence Day, actor Kamal Haasan kicked off a war on Twitter taking on the ruling AIADMK  on Tuesday virtually calling for Tamil Nadu chief minister K Palaniswami’s resignation over alleged corruption, saying that enough crimes had been done. In an another tweet, Kamal stated, “My

Speed News from Tamil Nadu (Aug15)

Chennai, Aug 15 (tamilnaducentral): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami unfurled the tricolour at Fort St. George here on the occasion of the 71st Independence Day. Edappadi in his first Independence Day address as CM after taking over in February said that his government was working with the sole aim of public service by smashing

Speed News from Tamil Nadu (Aug13)

Chennai, Aug 13 (tamilnaducentral): With Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami and former Chief Minister O Panneerselvam crossing swords against AIADMK (Amma) deputy general secretary T T V Dhinakaran, the latter using the party mouthpiece, Namadhu MGR attacked the saffron party through a poem  — “Kaavi Adi, Kazhagathai Azhi” and blamed BJP for its authoritarian tactics

Speed News from Tamil Nadu (Aug9)

Chennai, Aug9 (tamilnaducentral): The AIADMK camp led by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswamy continues to keep its doors open for the rebel faction led by O Panneerselvam to facilitate a union. The Panneerselvam camp has however been maintaining that a patch-up was not possible. On the sidelines, the Panneerselvam-led faction had announced a protest

Tamil Nadu News Digest (Aug7)

Chennai, Aug 7 (tamilnaducentral): Tamil Nadu has put forward a demand to reduce the tax rates for around 40 items under the Goods and Services Tax (GST). AIADMK (Amma) deputy general secretary T.T.V. Dinakaran after being sidelined by a group of Ministers in April and kept away from visiting party headquarters, has now appointed an