Archive for the Politics Category

April 18, 2017

AIADMK political drama continues; one faction wants to shunt out T. T. V. Dhinakaran and family

The drama in the two factions of the AIADMK continues on Greenways Road. Tonight, there was a new twist and it had to do with only one faction – the faction which has Edappadi Palaniswami as chief minister claims now […]

April 18, 2017

BJP cadres protest in Mylapore; want two liquor shops near station closed. MLA says heritage zone must not have any liquor shops

BJP cadres protest in Mylapore; want two liquor shops near station closed. MLA says heritage zone must not have any liquor shops

BJP party cadres and women folk hailing from Pallakkma Nagar took to the busy R K Mutt Road near Thirumylai station this morning to demand the closure of two TASMAC liquor sales shops along the Buckingham Canal here. Both shops […]

April 18, 2017

Frenzied political drama on Greenways Road on Monday night

Midnight action now seems to be part of the political theatre on Greenways Road, home to state ministers. Last night, the official residence of one minister suddenly came alive as many ministers and some MPs meet up for a hurried […]

April 7, 2017

Income Tax Dept. team raids state minister’s residence

A raid by a team of the Income Tax department on the house of the state’s health minister, Vijaya Bhaskar at his residence on Greenways Road is now on. A huge crowd of AIADMK partymen, media and policemen ( state […]

March 1, 2017

OPS to launch ‘Amma Kalviyagam’, online portal for youths at his Greenways Rd residence

Former TN chief minister O. Pannerselvam is launching ‘Amma Kalviyagam’ which its promoters say is a ‘free online education portal that will facilitate self-development of the youth by developing their skills and increasing their employability. The launch was due on […]

February 18, 2017

Assembly vote, ruckus: DMK party MLAs, cadres protest on Marina, detained

Assembly vote, ruckus: DMK party MLAs, cadres protest on Marina, detained

The DMK party resorted to a fast on the Marina around Gandhi statue to protest against the developments inside the TN state Assembly in the confidence vote session on Feb.18. The DMK MLAs led by Leader of the Opposition, M […]

February 15, 2017

Space outside OPS’ residence witnesses drama every day

Space outside OPS' residence witnesses drama every day

TV broadcast vans, tea and snack pushcarts, police vans and scores of police men and women, cars, people and a MGR look-alike. These and more make the scene at the gates of the official residence of O. Pannerselvam on Greenways […]

February 12, 2017

AIADMK crisis; drama continues outside CM’s house

The drama is hotting up outside the gates of the Greenways Road residence of chief minister O. Paneerselvam. As more and more MPs and MLAs and AIADMK party leaders show up to express their support to him in the crisis […]

February 8, 2017

Supporters of AIADMK’s O. Paneerselvam gather outside his house on Greenways Road

Supporters of AIADMK's O. Paneerselvam gather outside his house on Greenways Road

People supporting the caretaker chief minister O Paneerselvam have been crowding outside ethe gate to his residence on Greenways Road through the morning. Police presence is bigger here and traffic movement on this road has not been hampered. The road […]

December 6, 2016

Mylapore peaceful as people pay tributes to Jayalalithaa

Mylapore peaceful as people pay tributes to Jayalalithaa

The Mylapore neighbourhood remains quiet and peaceful since early morning following the death of chief minister J. Jayalalithaa. Early in the morning, Jayalalithaa’s body was taken in a ┬ávan from her Poes Garden residence, off Kasturi Ranga Road to Rajaji […]

October 5, 2016

Candidates in Corporation elections hold back after High Court sets aside notification

Even before they could launch their campaign, candidates who had filed their papers to contest in polls to Chennai Corporation came news on Tuesday afternoon that the Madras High Court had set aside the notification for these polls. AIADMK party […]

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