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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.

VARIETY

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A raja, Kanimozhi, DMK, Manmohan Singh

2G scam verdict: Why history is looking better for Manmohan Singh already

The Special CBI court’s scathing dismissal of the CBI chargesheet is a vindication for the much-vilified ‘passive morality’ of the former prime minister.

POLITICS

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MK Stalin, DMK, Coal Scam, 2G Scam

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

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

POLITICS

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Tamil Nadu, DMK, BJP, Sethusamudram project

After Science Channel promo, Ram Setu faces choppy waters in Tamil Nadu

Will we continue our debates based on religion, sentiment and myth — or trust science and facts?

POLITICS

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DMK, AIADMK, Tamil Nadu, Politics

Will Kamal Haasan make a good politician?

The actor has announced that his decision to join politics is not out of choice, but compulsion, thus making it sound like a sacrifice.

POLITICS

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Assembly floor test, DMK, AIADMK, MK Stalin

Why MK Stalin is cautious about the floor test in Tamil Nadu

Once a no-confidence motion is defeated, a second one cannot be moved for the next six months.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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EPS, OPS, TTV, DMK

AIADMK merger: Why Tamil Nadu is playing musical chairs

The three camps - OPS, EPS, TTV - remain divided amid talks of the party joining NDA government.