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by OJ George

Disruptive interventions the fate of the people
Recent times have wrought disruptive interventions on the people in several ways, for they had to queue themselves up before various authorities.

Earlier, for exchanging banned notes, for Aadhaar, PAN card, corrections and what not, they had to sweat it out.

Now they have to produce their ration cards for getting salary and pension.

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Edappadi Palaniswami Ministry wins trust vote
After two adjournments and expulsion of DMK MLAs, Edappadi Palaniswami Ministry today won the trust vote securing 122 votes.

The voting was not on the basis of secret ballot, but on the basis of voice count.

Only 133 MLAs were in the House including 11 of the Panneerselvam faction which voted
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Now it is turn of OPS:Sasikala removed from party
Chennai, Feb 17, 2017

In a tit for tat move, the O Panneerselvam camp today "removed" AIADMK General Secretary V K Sasikala and her two relatives from the party for "going against its principles and ideals".

In a statement, E Madusudanan, who was earlier removed as Presidium Chairman by Sasi
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Edappady K Palaniswami administered oath as CM
Edappadi K Palaniswami, a V K Sasikala loyalist, was today sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, ending the 10-day political uncertainty in the state which began with caretaker CM O Panneerselvam's revolt against the AIADMK general secretary.

Palaniswami is the third person to occupy the
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Edappady Palanisamy is the CLP leader
Sasikala group has elected Edappadi Palanisamy as its CLP leader, meaning he could be its CM candidate.

This is at a time when caretaker CM O.Panneerselvam is also staking his claim to become CM.

Jayalalithaa's niece, Deepa Jayakumar, has extended her support to OPS.

The discretionary power
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O.Panneerselvam plans to visit Secretariat and lead administration
Caretaker Chief Minister O.Panneerselvam is determined to prove that he is firm in the saddle of administration.

He has plans to visit the Secretariat and go about the routine work of the Chief Minister.

Reports say the chief secretary and DGP and other senior officials are also meeting to dis
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Both stake claims to become Chief Minister
Care-taker Chief Minister O.Panneerselvam and aspiring Chief Minister V.K.Sasikala separately staked claims before Governor Vidya Sagar on Thursday.

The Governor is reported to have sought legal opinion on various points.

Sasikala is keeping her flock of MLAs together in an undisclosed locatio
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