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TS Sudhir

TS Sudhir

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By TS Sudhir

Karunanidhi's death will officially witness a son-rise in DMK – MK Stalin

Thalapathy will now have to take over charge full-time without having the comfort of his father's counsel to fall back on.

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HD Kumaraswamy's Rs 34,000-crore farmer loan waiver is a gift to Opposition

It is also the Congress’s way of telling voters that it can help replicate a similar arrangement in New Delhi in 2019 as well.

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Why Nana Patekar as Hari dada makes Rajinikanth's Kaala look so good

Full marks for his cutting edge artistry.

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Why Rajinikanth's Kaala is not setting advance booking counters on fire

This is the first movie release since the superstar announced his political entry on December 31, 2017.

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How Congress risks being a loser in Karnataka

This is the party's best chance to show it can be a good coalition partner.

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How Tamil Nadu stood and watched as police fired bullets at Tuticorin protesters

Locals have been protesting against the Sterlite copper plant which is alleged to be the cause of grave health and environmental damage.

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Did BJP come in the way of BS Yeddyurappa winning Karnataka?

BSY camp insiders believe there was a sabotage by some senior BJP leaders.

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Cancelled flights, disappearing MLAs, midnight escape. How the Karnataka drama unfolded after hours

The MLAs were instructed to confuse mediapersons about their destination.

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10 reasons why BJP crushed Congress and took a massive lead in Karnataka

On the ground, the BJP cadre was enthused and the voters bought into Modi's vision of Congress-mukt Karnataka.

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Cauvery row: Why Tamil Nadu farmers are pinning their hopes on Chennai Super Kings

The farmers expect N Srinivasan of the India Cements Limited to show he is a son of the soil by supporting their fight for Cauvery waters.

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Cauvery row: The rationale behind cordoning off Chennai's Marina and Elliot’s beaches

The decision was taken taken after 50 youths held a flash protest, holding hands and raising slogans against the Centre.

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Why 2019 general elections will be about regional parties versus BJP

None of it would account for much if Congress is able to safeguard its fort in Karnataka.

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Why corruption is the new normal in Telangana

Municipal chairperson of Sircilla, Samala Pavani, says 'our minister' asked members of the municipal council to demand commissions.

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Andhra Pradesh special status: Why the BJP couldn't care less about the TDP exit from NDA

Both YSR Congress and Telugu Desam Party have moved two separate no-confidence motions against the Modi government in the Lok Sabha.

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What TDP’s exit from NDA means for Chandrababu Naidu and 2019 Lok Sabha elections

The hope that regional satraps can edge out the BJP and the Congress as the single largest political formation has pushed Andhra Pradesh CM to the political gamble.

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Kaala will pit Rajinikanth against Kamal Haasan - both in box office and political stage

The film will be perfect to start for Thalaiva's political innings with a Robin Hood like character who protects the poor.

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Why Third Front in Karnataka is set to fail

The effort to indulge in social engineering seems need-based, driven by political arithmetic.

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Cauvery judgment: Is Tamil Nadu the winner or loser?

The state's reading is that in the long run, it will stand to gain. On the face of it, Karnataka can gloat that it now has to release 14.75 TMC feet less.

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In Karnataka, no one dares to upset Modi, not even Congress

Ahead of the elections in the state, the party doesn't want any of its leader doing a Mani Shankar Aiyar.

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Why Modi's campaign strategy in Karnataka may blow up in its face

While the PM was well within his rights to focus on deaths, people will question his silence on Gauri Lankesh's killing in September last year.

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Hindi is becoming a rallying point in Tamil Nadu politics again

The DMK seems to have zeroed in on the Tamil template.

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Karnataka poll results could decide if BJP-TDP alliance in Andhra holds

The Chandrababu Naidu-led party wants to assess BJP's political prowess in the southern belt of the country.

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BJP vs Congress: Who will get the beef recipe right in Karnataka polls?

The intention of BJP is to provoke Muslim voices in the Congress to speak up and then say the ruling party speaks solely for the minorities.

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Why Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan won't help Dravidian parties

It is truly party time in Tamil Nadu with AIADMK rebel leader TTV Dhinakaran likely to float a Peravai next week.

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Why Rajinikanth's political debut is unlikely to be a blockbuster

Can Thalaivar indeed convert all his fans into voters?

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Why Rajinikanth's biggest fans are not ready for his political debut

Those who earn a living by mimicking him on stage will need to suitably incorporate his new role into their acts.

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What the RK Nagar loss and Kanimozhi’s acquittal mean for DMK family

Alagiri, expelled from the party in 2014, has trained guns on younger brother Stalin.

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RK Nagar by-poll: How TTV Dhinakaran’s victory humiliates both AIADMK and DMK

His winning margin over AIADMK surpasses Jayalalithaa's victory margin in 2016 Assembly elections.

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2G 'scam': What the verdict means for DMK

The real story will be in how DMK working president MK Stalin moves from here.

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How Jayalalithaa hospital video will impact RK Nagar by-poll

The voters at large are shocked at the crassness of the decision to release the video for political gain.

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