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DMK, the Dad, Moms and kin party


By T S Sudhir If you are a DMK leader of any consequence, you will `land’ in trouble in Tamilnadu. The Jayalalithaa government is going after land grabbers with a vengeance and it is no surprise that a majority of … Continue reading

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A Raja’s life


By T S Sudhir It is breakfast time inside Tihar Jail. While Suresh Kalmadi and Lalit Bhanot are standing in one line, Andimuthu Raja is in another queue. “Why there, Sir,” enquires Bhanot. “En vazhi thanee vazhi,” smiles Raja. “This … Continue reading

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Maran is disconnected


By T S Sudhir So one more branch of Muthuvel Karunanidhi’s family tree looks set to become part of the woodwork at Tihar Jail. If political grapevine in Delhi is to be believed, Dayanidhi Maran may soon join his predecessor Andimuthu … Continue reading

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Solar eclipse for Marans?


By T S Sudhir They have been one of the biggest success stories to emerge from the Dravidian turf. Suffice to say the Sun never sets on the Maran empire. Quite literally so. The Sun Network with its footprints all … Continue reading

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Kalaignar defeats Kalaignar


By T S Sudhir Muthuvel Karunanidhi’s forte as an ace scriptwriter was social films. The most notable among them, `Parasakthi’, starring the late Sivaji Ganesan, in 1952. That film was seen as the first attempt by the Dravidian movement to use … Continue reading

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The disunited colours of Tamilnadu politics


By T S Sudhir Ghulam Nabi Azad’s health portfolio clearly wasn’t concerned with keeping the DMK-Congress alliance in the pink of health. It is obvious the wily politician from Jammu & Kashmir deliberately kept shifting the line of actual control in the … Continue reading

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