Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 24, 2015
Former Union Shipping Minister GK Vasan was today formally elected as the chief of Tamil Maanila Congress at the party's first general council meeting in Chennai.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 20, 2015
Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister V Narayanasamy today hit out at Puducherry's ruling AINRC government for 'failing' to implement many of its promises made since 2011.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 26, 2015
Congress' Tamil Nadu unit (TNCC) today condemned the party-led government in Karnataka over its decision to construct a check dam across river Cauvery at Mekedatu, saying it was going ahead 'unilaterally' without Central clearance.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
The Congress has charged ruling All India NR Congress (AINRC) with adopting unfair labour practices, as seen in delay in disbursing pending wages to temporary staff of the Civil Supplies Corporation (PAPSCO) and initiating action against staff seekin...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 3, 2015
DMK today lambasted the AINRC Government in Puducherry for 'delay' in filling 151 posts of Office superintendents, lying vacant for several years.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin (With inputs from PTI) | Tuesday January 27, 2015
Upcoming Congress leader Karti Chidambaram has refused to respond to the show cause notice issued by Tamil Nadu Congress president EVKS Elangovan, following allegations that he criticised the Congress leadership and its policy at a meeting.
South | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from IANS) | Sunday December 21, 2014
DMK leader and former union minister D Napoleon joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of BJP president Amit Shah in Chennai on Sunday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 20, 2014
Hitting back at Rahul Gandhi for questioning the performance of the Narendra Modi government, BJP president Amit Shah today demanded the Congress Vice President to furnish 'accounts' of 60 years of his party rule.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday November 28, 2014
More than a decade after its merger with parent party, GK Moopanar founded Tamil Maanila Congress (TMC) was today revived by his son and former Union Minister GK Vasan, weeks after he quit the Congress.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 27, 2014
The Mullaperiyar dam issue again generated heat in the Lok Sabha today after a member from Kerala raised the issue of safety of the dam amid protests from the AIADMK members.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Actor-politician Khushbu from Tamil Nadu joined the Congress party today.
South | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Former Union Minister GK Vasan, who recently broke away from the Congress in Tamil Nadu, has unveiled the flag of his new outfit.
India News | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Actor-politician Khushbu from Tamil Nadu will become a member of the Congress party today.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 18, 2014
A day after Tamil superstar Rajnikanth said he was not scared of politics, but hesitant to take the plunge, TNCC president EVKS Elangovan requested both him and star actor Kamal Hassan not to take the plunge and "get caught in the grip of political a...
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 12, 2014
After a series of consultative meetings with supporters across Tamil Nadu, former Union Minister G K Vasan, who broke away from Congress, is all set to launch his political party at a public meeting in Tiruchirapalli on November 28.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Written by Suparna Singh | Friday November 7, 2014
With a veteran leader quitting the Congress in Tamil Nadu and others criticising the "high command culture", Sonia and Rahul Gandhi met with senior Congressmen from the state this evening including P Chidambaram.
India News | Reuters | Wednesday November 5, 2014
Rumblings of dissent are growing against the Gandhi family, five months after their party, the Congress, met with the most resounding electoral defeat in its 129-year history.
India News | Barkha Dutt | Thursday November 6, 2014
Days after the Congress - already a spent force in Tamil Nadu - was split by GK Vasan, the party should abandon "bravado" by professing that "people quitting doesn't matter." That's the blunt assessment of Karti Chidambaram, the 42-year-old lawyer wh...
India News | NDTV.com | Wednesday November 5, 2014
On Wednesday, Karti Chidambaram, son of Congress leader and former Union Minister P. Chidambaram, spoke to NDTV in an exclusive interview.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Wednesday November 5, 2014
Mani Shankar Aiyar on the Congress split in Tamil Nadu.
Blog | Sandeep Phukan | Monday November 3, 2014
Tamil Nadu split shows Gandhis can't keep party together, writes Sandeep Phukan.
People | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Hours after senior Congress leader from Tamil Nadu, GK Vasan, announced that he would quit the party and launch his own, the Congress expelled him.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday November 4, 2014
The Congress, mired in one of its worst crises with a growing list of electoral defeats, has new whiplash to contend with. The party has split in Tamil Nadu, where it has already been reduced to a bit player.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 2, 2014
The already depleted Congress seems headed for a setback with former Union Shipping Minister GK Vasan reportedly giving ample indications of breaking away from the party and reviving the erstwhile Tamil Maanila Congress (TMC).