Rajinikanth

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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.

VARIETY

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Rajinikanth, Dravidian politics, Tamil Nadu, India Today South Conclave

Rajinikanth or Jayalalithaa - Dravidian ideology, not cinema defines Tamil Nadu politics

At the India Today South Conclave 2018, firebrand politicians spoke of what will ultimately succeed in the land of Periyar.

POLITICS

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Politics, Rajinikanth, Kamal Haasan, Tamil Nadu

Why Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan won't help Dravidian parties

It is the promise of cleansing that will endear the two to Tamil Nadu.

POLITICS

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Tamil Nadu Assembly, Tamil Nadu, Rajinikanth

Why Rajinikanth joining politics is perfect

He needs to deliver something else this time: faith.

VOICES

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Tamil Nadu, Rajinikanth

How Rajinikanth — even as a politician — may defy logic but isn't illogical

Tamil politics is up for interesting times, especially after Jaya’s death and Karunanidhi’s almost retirement.

POLITICS

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Jayalalithaa, Tamil Nadu, Rajinikanth

What Rajinikanth can do for Tamil Nadu politics

The Thalaivar must create a constituency different from the current vote banks that have tied up the state into predictable grids.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

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Website, Mobile app, Politics, Rajinikanth

Should Rajinikanth's digital drive worry his political opponents?

Effectiveness of online recruitment is something that is untested and may prove to be a dampener for a start-up party.

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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Tamil Nadu, Rajinikanth

Rajinikanth joins politics, Twitter users give swag se swagat

The superstar on December 31 announced he would form his own political party.