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TTV Dinakaran, Edappadi palanisamy, DMK, AIADMK

Madras HC disqualifies 18 AIADMK MLAs in Tamil Nadu. What now?

A two-judge bench delivered a split verdict. The matter will now be heard by a third judge.

POLITICS

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Tamil nadu politics, AIADMK, MGR, Rajinikanth

Can Rajinikanth usurp MGR's legacy from AIADMK?

MGR is a name that still enjoys a vote bank in the state of Tamil Nadu.

POLITICS

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AIADMK, Assembly election, Nagaland, Meghalaya

Results from Tripura, Meghalaya and Nagaland raise questions about Rahul Gandhi's leadership

After being removed from power at the Centre in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, Congress let many states slip out of its hold.

POLITICS

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AIADMK, Rajinikanth, Tamil Nadu, Kamal Haasan

All is not well in Tamil Nadu: What Kamal Haasan said in Harvard about AIADMK, his party and Rajinikanth

When avaricious businessmen and politicians set mediocrity as a standard, rubbish becomes acceptable, he said.

POLITICS

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Tamil Nadu, DMK, AIADMK, MGR

Why MGR will continue to rule politics and hearts in Tamil Nadu

On his 101st birth anniversary, the void left by MGR only grows bigger as people still await to see another leader like him.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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AIADMK, DMK, Rajinikanth, Tamil Nadu

What Rajinikanth, the outsider, joining politics means for Tamil Nadu

In 1996, a rank outsider is what the voter wanted, to dump the known devils in the political space. But 2018 is different.

POLITICS

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Dravidian politics, AIADMK, Tamil Nadu, Rajinikanth

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.

POLITICS

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AIADMK, RK Nagar by-polls, Jayalaithaa, Cash for votes

Why voters see RK Nagar by-poll as a money-making opportunity

In Jayalalithaa's constituency, parties are allegedly offering cash for votes.

POLITICS

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Vijay, AIADMK, Tamil Nadu, RK Nagar bypoll

RK Nagar bypoll: History with Jayalalithaa makes EC rejecting Vishal's nomination hypocritical

Last year, it had allowed the late AIADMK chief's thumbprints in an electoral form without adequate cross-checks.