Tamil Nadu Archive

Deepa Jayakumar to announce a key decision on Feb 24

Chennai,Jan 17(tamilnaducentral): Deepa Jayakumar, niece of late J Jayalalithaa who bears a good resemblance to the former Tamil Nadu chief minister today confirmed that she would take a plunge into Tamil Nadu politics. Confirming her political ambitions, she announced that  she would make a landmark announcement on February 24, which happens to be Jayalalithaa’s birthday. Deepa Jayakumar

Road blockade by women in Alanganallur

Chennai, Jan 17 (tamilnaducentral): Alanganallur is on a boil after women from villages blocked roads demanding that the students be released by the police. Swamy calls protesters as ‘porukkis’. Unprecedented support from the student community for conducting Jallikattu in Alanganallur led to an intense protest. The women came with tea, bread and biscuits in the

No need to change CM – Sasikala’s husband

Chennai, Jan 17 (tamilnaducentral): Natarajan, husband of Sasikala, has stated that there is no need to change the Chief Minister. He also named Modi as the person who is trying to create trouble for AIADMK. Meanwhile, two ministers have attacked ex-minister K P Munusamy for criticising Divakaran, who claimed that his family was the one

Speed News from Tamil Nadu (Jan16)

Chennai, Jan16 (tamilnaducentral): AIADMK general secretary Sasikala Natarajan  on the eve of the birth centenary of AIADMK founder MG Ramachandran told party members on Monday to ensure that enemies did not exploit the crisis created by the sudden demise of her predecessor and late Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa. Sasikala said she had taken

Dissidence against Sasikala family starts

Chennai, Jan 16 (tamilnaducentral): Senior leader K P Munusamy has publicly voiced his disapproval against the claim that Sasikala and her family members were responsible for building AIADMK. Divakaran at a pongal function conducted by Natarajan in Thanjavur had claimed that Mannargudi family and Natarajan had contributed much to the party, post MGR. He said

Jayalalithaa’s letter to Simi Garewal found

Chennai, Jan 16 (tamilnaducentral): Simi Garewal, TV host who interviewed Jayalalithaa on January 8th, 1999, posted a letter from Jayalalithaa appreciating the content. Strangely the letter was found by Simi on January 8th of this year. ‘Rendezvous with Simi Garewal’ was a popular talk show on Star World and had been telecast for ten years (1997-2007)

Sasikala ‘s brother blasts Modi

Chennai, Jan 15 (tamilnaducentral): In a first, brother of Sasikala has in a public speech blasted Union ministry for  creating trouble to State Government. He also said that his family had major role in building AIADMK. Divakaran  was speaking at Pongal function conducted by Natarajan, husband of Sasikala. The entire speech videographed by the Intelligence