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'AIADMK Workers Backing Me': Party Chief Slams EPS Amid Leadership Row

'AIADMK Workers Backing Me': Party Chief Slams EPS Amid Leadership Row

Press Trust of India | Sunday June 26, 2022, Madurai (Tamil Nadu)

Hitting out at the rival Edappadi K Palaniswami camp, AIADMK leader O Panneerselvam, also known as OPS,on Sunday said "cadres are on my side", and asserted that people and party workers would punish his detractors.

Tamil Nadu Start Up Develops Life Saving Instant Oxygen Generator

Tamil Nadu Start Up Develops Life Saving Instant Oxygen Generator

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday June 25, 2022, Chennai

A Tamil Nadu based start-up has launched a first of its kind portable instant oxygen generator called Portia, which they say could be a lifesaver during medical emergencies.

"Dual Power Structure Not In Force": AIADMK's Edappadi Palaniswami

"Dual Power Structure Not In Force": AIADMK's Edappadi Palaniswami

Press Trust of India | Friday June 24, 2022, Chennai

The AIADMK's dominant Edappadi K Palaniswami faction on Friday asserted that the system of dual leadership, that vested powers on Coordinator O Panneerselvam and Joint Coordinator EPS ceased to be in force.

Do President, PM Need To Visit For Bengaluru Civic Agencies To Work: High Court

Do President, PM Need To Visit For Bengaluru Civic Agencies To Work: High Court

Press Trust of India | Friday June 24, 2022, Bengaluru

The Karnataka High Court has wondered whether the President and Prime Minister should often visit the city and travel on different roads for civic agencies to do their job.

Tuition Teacher Arrested For Allegedly Beating Up Student, 4, In Kerala

Tuition Teacher Arrested For Allegedly Beating Up Student, 4, In Kerala

Press Trust of India | Friday June 24, 2022, Kochi

A tuition teacher has been arrested by Palluruthy police in Kochi for allegedly beating up a four-year old student for not studying properly.

In AIADMK meet, Edappadi Palaniswami's Show Of Strength

In AIADMK meet, Edappadi Palaniswami's Show Of Strength

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 23, 2022, Chennai

Amid chaos, the AIADMK General Council (GC) meeting on Thursday announced that the one and only demand of the GC members is to bring in a system of a single leadership for the party, favouring Joint Coordinator Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS).

Bike Rider Dies As Electric Pole Falls On Him In Kerala

Bike Rider Dies As Electric Pole Falls On Him In Kerala

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 23, 2022, Kozhikode

A 20-year-old man was killed and another injured when a concrete electric post fell on the bike in which the two were travelling in Beypore near Kerala'sKozhikode on Thursday.

Hijab Row: Two Muslim Girl Students Get No-Objection Certificates

Hijab Row: Two Muslim Girl Students Get No-Objection Certificates

Press Trust of India | Thursday June 23, 2022, Mangaluru

Two Muslim girl students, who protested against the prohibition of hijab at the university college in the city, have taken no-objection certificates (NOC) from the college to join other colleges, while one was issued a transfer certificate (TC).

Tamil Magan Hussain Elected AIADMK Presidium Chairman; Question Over Dual Chiefship

Tamil Magan Hussain Elected AIADMK Presidium Chairman; Question Over Dual Chiefship

Asian News International | Thursday June 23, 2022, Chennai (Tamil Nadu)

After the demise of J Jayalalithaa in 2016, the party has been following a dual-leadership formula with Mr Palaniswami (known as EPS) as co-coordinator and Mr Panneerselvam (or OPS) as coordinator.

Bottles Thrown At Tamil Nadu's O Panneerselvam As Party Backs Rival EPS

Bottles Thrown At Tamil Nadu's O Panneerselvam As Party Backs Rival EPS

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday June 23, 2022, Chennai

The General Council meeting of the AIADMK backed Edappadi Palaniswami's push for a "single leadership" in the party.

Late-Night Setback For Tamil Nadu's EPS As Court Stops Party Takeover Bid

Late-Night Setback For Tamil Nadu's EPS As Court Stops Party Takeover Bid

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday June 23, 2022, Chennai

E Palaniswami or EPS hopes to get himself elevated as AIADMK General Secretary against rival O Panneerselvam or OPS.

Janata Dal (Secular) Expels Two Legislators for Cross-Voting

Janata Dal (Secular) Expels Two Legislators for Cross-Voting

Asian News International | Wednesday June 22, 2022, Bengaluru

The Janata Dal (S) on Wednesday removed two of its Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs) Srinivas Gowda and Srinivas SR on charges of cross-voting during the Rajya Sabha elections for four seats in Karnataka held recently.

"Dharma Will Triumph Again": AIADMK Leader Ahead Of Party Meet

"Dharma Will Triumph Again": AIADMK Leader Ahead Of Party Meet

Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 22, 2022, Chennai

AIADMK Coordinator O Panneerselvam on Wednesday appeared to have resigned himself to the fact that the odds are stacked against him and his followers, ahead of the June 23 party meeting which is expected to take up the sole leadership question.

Elderly Man Killed By Swarm Of Bees In Telangana, 10 Injured

Elderly Man Killed By Swarm Of Bees In Telangana, 10 Injured

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 21, 2022, Karimnagar, Telangana

An elderly person was killed and 10 others were injured after a swarm of bees attacked them in Jagtial district in Telangana

Man Convicted Of Raping Minor Consumes Poison In Kerala Court To End Life

Man Convicted Of Raping Minor Consumes Poison In Kerala Court To End Life

Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 21, 2022, Thrissur, Kerala

A man allegedly tried to kill himself by consuming poison in a court building in Kerala on Tuesday soon after a POCSO court punished him for raping a minor girl four years ago.