E Palaniswami

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Coimbatore: Woman hit by truck while avoiding AIADMK flagpole

12 Nov 2019

Coimbatore: Woman hit by truck while avoiding AIADMK flagpole

A 30-year-old woman met with a road accident on Monday as an AIADMK flagpole allegedly fell on a highway in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.

Hostels shut, offices struggling: Water crisis cripples life in Chennai

19 Jun 2019

Hostels shut, offices struggling: Water crisis cripples life in Chennai

In the wake of delayed monsoons and grueling heat, a severe water crisis has plagued Chennai. All four reservoirs that supply the city with water- including the Chembarambakkam lake, Chennai's largest source of drinking water- have turned dry.

Win for EPS, Madras-HC upholds disqualification of 18 rebel MLAs

25 Oct 2018

Win for EPS, Madras-HC upholds disqualification of 18 rebel MLAs

In a major relief to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami, the Madras High Court on Thursday upheld the disqualification of 18 rebel MLAs, loyal to the Sasikala-Dhinakaran faction of AIADMK.

Chennai reels under heavy rains: 12 killed, schools remain shut

04 Nov 2017

Chennai reels under heavy rains: 12 killed, schools remain shut

Torrential rains continued to lash Chennai, crippling normal life and raising the death-toll to 12 from the northeast-monsoon that arrived on 27 October.

AIADMK's Dhinakaran out on bail; to resume party work

05 Jun 2017

AIADMK's Dhinakaran out on bail; to resume party work

AIADMK Deputy General Secretary TTV Dhinakaran, who is out of prison on bail, returned to Chennai sending the message he is still the party's boss and would resume the work.

TN: Palaniswami govt can't woo RK Nagar voters

10 Mar 2017

TN: Palaniswami govt can't woo RK Nagar voters

The Election Commission has clarified that the Tamil Nadu government cannot announce any new projects under the upcoming budget announcement specifically in RK Nagar.

TN's Palaniswami, PM Modi to hold talks on Feb 27

27 Feb 2017

TN's Palaniswami, PM Modi to hold talks on Feb 27

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami arrived in New Delhi on February 26 for a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday.

Economic improvements under new TN govt

23 Feb 2017

Economic improvements under new TN govt

Under the new CM, the Tamil Nadu government constituted a five-member committee to implement the 7th Pay Commission recommendations which would benefit government employees, teachers, and pensioners.

Tamil Nadu CM orders shutting of 500 liquor shops

21 Feb 2017

Tamil Nadu CM orders shutting of 500 liquor shops

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswami kickstarted his regime by paying homage to the portrait of Jayalalithaa and approving to shut 500 state-run liquor shops (TASMACs).