AIADMK's leadership tussle reaches SC as EPS files plea over party meet

The Supreme Court will hear on Wednesday a petition filed by former Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami. The petition challenges a Madras high court order restraining the AIADMK General Council from amending the party's by-laws during its meeting. The suit is scheduled to come up before Justice Krishnan Ramaswamy on Wednesday.
#EdappadiKPalaniswami #SupremeCourt #TamilNadu #LawGovernment #Government #CourtsJudiciary


15 hours ago

Plans afoot to make Edappadi Palaniswami AIADMK’s interim general secretary

Madras High Court has agreed to hear a plea moved by All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) treasurer O Panneerselvam. Supporters of former chief minister of Tamil Nadu Palaniswami are taking steps to elect him as the interim general secretary.
#Palaniswami #MadrasHighCourt #TamilNadu #LawGovernment


17 hours ago

HC Judge agrees to hear plea against July 11 AIADMK meet

A judge of the Madras High Court agreed to hear on July 6, a plea to restrain the Edappadi K Palanisawmi faction of the AIADMK from conducting a general council meet of the party on July 11. A mention to this effect was made today before Justice Krishnan Ramaswamy.
#JusticeKrishnanRamaswamy #MadrasHighCourt #News #Politics #LawGovernment


23 hours ago

Supreme Court to hear on July 6 plea on AIADMK leadership row

Supreme Court said it would hear plea filed by former Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) challenging the Madras high court order staying the passing of any unannounced resolutions in the meeting of the AIADMK general and executive councils concerning the issue of single leadership of the party.
#EdappadiKPalaniswami #SupremeCourt #TamilNadu #LawGovernment #Government #News


Yesterday

Madras high court refuses to interfere with AIADMK meeting on July 11

The Madras high court declined to interfere with the decision to conduct the general council meeting of the AIADMK on July 11. The dominant Edappady K Palaniswami camp is pushing for him to take up the single leadership of the party. The court adjourned further hearing on the plea for contempt to July 7.
#AIADMK #Madras #LawGovernment #Government


Yesterday

OPS ammo over, all tricks spurned, EPS set to become AIADMK chief

AIADMK coordinator O Panneerselvam last month thwarted an attempt to have a unitary leadership in the party. His rival and deputy coordinator, E Palaniswami or EPS, has the backing of the majority of party leaders, to be elected the party chief on July 11.
#OPanneerselvam #OPS #News #Politics #LawGovernment


Yesterday

Madras HC refuses to interfere with July 11 AIADMK general council meet

Madras High Court declines to interfere with the decision to conduct the general council meeting of the AIADMK on July 11. Edappady K Palaniswami (EPS) camp called for the meeting. A petition seeking to punish former joint coordinator of the party for contempt of the court came up for hearing today.
#MadrasHighCourt #LawGovernment #Government


Yesterday

Supreme Court to hear plea by K Palaniswami on AIADMK leadership row on July 6

Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) challenging the Madras High Court order staying the passing of any unannounced resolutions in the meeting of the AIADMK General and Executive councils concerning the issue of single leadership of the party.
#KPalaniswami #SupremeCourt #TamilNadu #LawGovernment #Government #News


Yesterday

Supreme Court to hear on July 6 plea on AIADMK leadership row

The Supreme Court Monday said that it would hear on July 6, a plea filed by former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami (EPS) challenging the Madras High Court order staying the passing of any unannounced resolutions in the meeting of the AIADMK General and Executive councils concerning the issue of single leadership of the party.
#EdappadiKPalaniswami #SupremeCourt #TamilNadu #LawGovernment #Government #News


Yesterday

AIADMK, allies extend support to NDA Presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu

NDA’s Presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu called on BJP allies here on Saturday and garnered their support. Murmu met the leaders of AIADMK– K Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam, Tamil Maanila Congress president G K Vasan, and Pattali Makkal Katchi president Dr Anbumani Ramadoss.
#DroupadiMurmu #AIADMK #News #Politics


3 days ago

AIADMK, allies extend support to NDA Presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu

NDA's Presidential candidate Droupadi Murmu called on BJP allies here on Saturday and garnered their support. Murmu met the leaders of AIADMK-- K Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam, Tamil Maanila Congress president G K Vasan, and Pattali Makkal Katchi president Dr Anbumani Ramadoss.
#DroupadiMurmu #AIADMK #News #Politics


3 days ago

I continue to be AIADMK coordinator, Panneerselvam retorts

Former Tamil Nadu chief minister O Panneerselvam says he continues to function as the party’s coordinator. He challenged the open submission of K Palaniswami that he ceases to be coordinator with effect from June 23. Panneeswami: “As per the party by-laws, I continue to be the AIADMK coordinator till date”
#OPanneerselvam #AIADMK #TamilNadu #News #Politics


3 days ago

AIADMK, Allies Extend Support to NDA Presidential Candidate Draupadi Murmu

Draupadi Murmu called on BJP allies in Chennai to garner their support. Murmu met leaders of AIADMK- K Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam, Tamil Maanila Congress president G K Vasan, and Pattali Makkal Katchi president Dr Anbumani Ramadoss.
#DraupadiMurmu #AIADMK #Chennai #News #Politics #LawGovernment


3 days ago

Droupadi Murmu's first trip to south since nomination, in Tamil Nadu, Puducherry

Droupadi Murmu is the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance's candidate for the July 18 presidential election. She was in Tamil Nadu on Saturday to meet AIADMK leaders and former chief ministers E Palaniswamy and O Panneerselvam. Murmu will succeed president Ram Nath Kovind and become the country's first tribal woman to hold the post.
#DroupadiMurmu #NationalDemocraticAlliance #BJP #TamilNadu #News #Politics


3 days ago

Presidential polls: Droupadi Murmu meets NDA constituents in Puducherry;...

Droupadi Murmu met legislators of the ruling AINRC-led coalition in Puducherry. The AIADMK does not have representation in the territorial Assembly. Murmu and Opposition's joint candidate Yashwant Sinha are facing off in the July 18 Presidential polls.
#DroupadiMurmu #AIADMK #Puducherry #News #Politics


3 days ago

Lower court orders notice on plea against AIADMK general council meet on July 11

O Panneerselvam and Edappadi K Palaniswami to file counters in response to a petition seeking to restrain the persons concerned from holding the general council of the party on July 11. The petition was filed by S Suriyamoorthy of Avilipatti village in Dindigul district. Suriyamurthy had originally filed a petition before the City Civil Court to stall the meeting scheduled for June 23.
#OPanneerselvam #AIADMK #Avilipatti #LawGovernment #Government #News


5 days ago

AIADMK fight gets bitter as Palaniswami tells rival Panneerselvam, 'you are...

Edappadi K Palaniswami bluntly told his rival O Panneerselvam that he is not the party's Coordinator anymore. He slammed him for trying to scuttle the June 23 General Council meet convened by both of them. This is the first time he has openly said that his rival does not hold the top party post.
#Panneerselvam #AIADMK #News #Politics


5 days ago

'AIADMK infighting favouring DMK', says AMMK chief TTV Dhinakaran; 'Party in...

Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) chief TTV Dhinakaran said that the tussle in AIADMK was favouring the DMK. He claimed that the AMMK will retrieve Jayalalitha’s party from the “wrong hands” in the future and fight DMK. The general council meeting held on June 23 has become a blot in the history of the party, he said. The AMMK leader also took on Chief Minister MK Stalin over his comments.
#TTVDhinakaran #AIADMK #News #Politics


1 weeks ago

AIADMK general council meeting: Contempt plea filed in Madras High Court...

AIADMK worker, P Shanmugam of Tiruppur district in Tamil Nadu, has moved the Madras High Court, seeking action against party’s then Joint Co-ordinator K Palaniswami and senior leaders and general council (GC) members. The interim prayers include staying the appointment of Hussain as the permanent Presidium Chairman at the general council meeting.
#Palaniswami #AIADMK #Tiruppur #News #Politics


1 weeks ago

Protracted power struggle looms over AIADMK, rivals stick to their guns

The power struggle in Tamil Nadu’s main opposition party, the AIADMK appears set to go on for a long time. O Panneerselvam (OPS) approached the Election Commission and the influential Edappadi K Palaniswami camp refusing to budge.
#OPanneer #AIADMK #TamilNadu #News #Politics


1 weeks ago