Duraimurugan, the party's principal secretary and long time aide of Karunanidhi, said Stalin had all the skills to lead the party.
MK Stalin is now the working president of the DMK and looks set to assume its reins.
Narendra Modi may or may not be projected as the next PM by the BJP, but Jayalalitha is the unanimous choice of the AIADMK...
Karunanidhi is back to his favourite pastime of blackmailing the Congress, now that his 18 MPs are once again crucial for the UPA...
Two year after being caught on a CD in a “compromising” position with an actress and several charges of rape, the past has caught up with Swami Nityananda
Unlike the UPA government which has been talking about a reshuffle for weeks but is nowhere near doing it, CM Jayalalitha is like Cassius Clay— she moves like a butterfly and stings like a bee.
The tale of woes of DMK's central ministers continues. First there was S. Jagathrakshakan's involvement with coalgate, and now Azhagiri, is looking at the possible arrest of his son, Dayanidhi Azhagiri...
With Mulayam Singh Yadav making blatant moves to position himself as an alternative to the Congress and BJP in recent weeks, CM Jayalalitha is also sharpening her PR skills for the political road ahead
While Mayawati may have got relief in the disproportionate assets case, CM Jayalalitha and the other accused are using every ruse to delay their DA case being heard by a Special Court in Bangalore
The Stalin and Azhagiri rivalry was in full display in Madurai this week when two separate meetings had to be held for the “jail bharo” agitation
Unlike her other two terms, the message Jayalalitha wants to send out this time is that she is a working CM, deserving of a national role
The Congress’ discomfiture at its abysmal performance in the UP/ Punjab/ Uttarakhand/Goa elections have led to smiles both within the DMK and the AIADMK...
“If a movie were to be made about today’s politics in Tamil Nadu, it might be called: ‘Star Wars III: Jayalalitha Strikes Back’.”
This was a year of highs and lows. Some of the newsmakers and events that dominated the year in Tamil Nadu
Kani stays in bail. Azhagiri’s is caught in the swirl of allegations of land grab cases. Maran brothers were recently being raided by the CBI. And now comes a cheating case against Jyothimani, son-in-law of Karunanidhi's Bangalore-based daughter Selv
Amma is rapped on the knuckles and asked to implement Samacheer Kalvi, while the DMK's jail tourism continues
If Tihar jail has become infamous for its roll call of the who’s who from the DMK, the party's strongmen are not too far behind in Tamil Nadu where one land scam after another is surfacing with routine regularity
It was just a matter of time before the 2G scam inspired a film. First off the mark will have Lakshmi Ramakrishnan playing Kanimozhi and Singamuthu playing Azhagiri...
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.