An absorbing encounter is on among political heavyweights in the Vanniyar-dominated Pennagaram Assembly constituency in the May 16 Tamil Nadu Assembly elections. In the fray are AIADMK strongman and former Municipal Administration Minister K P ... NetIndia123.com, 2 weeks ago
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Chennai: Fighting the assembly polls on its own, the PMK is trying to shed its 'Vanniyar caste' image, by propping up candidates of all communities, in a bid to do a BSP in Tamil Nadu. The party's chief ministerial candidate, Anbumani Ramadoss, ...Firstpost.com, 4 weeks ago Determined to win, PMK does a BSP in Tamil Nadu Yahoo! India, 4 weeks ago
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The Mallur police have told media that there was an alleged clash between the Vanniyars and Dalits during a Mariamman temple festival on Wednesday.DNA, 1 month ago Caste Violence: Vanniyar Youth 'Beaten to Death' by Dalit Mob New Indian Express, 1 month ago
With Tamil Nadu all set for polling tomorrow, the desertions in the Vanniyar-dominated Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) continued, with its election candidate quitting the party and joining the DMK today. Kasi Pandian, who is contesting from the ...NetIndia123.com, 2 weeks ago An election that raised the bar in Tamil Nadu Deccan Chronicle, 1 week ago Now, It's Back to Square One for PMK New Indian Express, 1 week ago Eelam lobbyists bite the dust Sunday Observer, 1 week ago
For Tamil Nadu, the real election battleground is in the northern belt of the state, especially where Vanniyars and Dalits are deciding the fate of the political parties. The result of the battle is decided on the outcome of these northern regions especially ...Deccan Herald, 2 weeks ago Back to the bigtwo Yahoo! India, 1 week ago Tamil Nadu, where the chair has a caste India Today, 3 weeks ago Dalit's murder: In Tamil Nadu, caste is above God, honour above life Hindustan Times, 2 months ago
CHENNAI: In choosing Pennagaram as the seat from where its scion, Anbumani Ramadoss, would contest, the Pattali Makkal Katchi has made it clear that it is leaving nothing for chance. After all, the former Union health minister, who is contesting to ...New Indian Express, 1 month ago PMK fields CM candidate Anbumani from Pennagaram, Mani in Mettur United News of India, 1 month ago Anbumani pays for playing caste card Times of India, 1 week ago Wiped out PMK pays for the arrogance of going it solo New Indian Express, 1 week ago
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The DMK is likely to reap the benefits of the seeds it had sown five year ago. In 2011, Karunanidhi's party gained little despite making alliance with the PMK and VCK. But this time, the DMK is working on the same bases it had aimed in the 2011 ...Oneindia, 2 weeks ago
A 28-year-old youth of Vanniyar community was stoned to death by a group of Dalits in a clash that erupted during a temple festival here in the late hours of Thursday. Mariamman temple festival was in progress for the last one week in Vanniyar dominated ...The Hindu, 1 month ago
KANCHEEPURAM/VELLORE: The relatives of a 21-year-old vanniyar girl, who married a dalit youth, allegedly assaulted the members of Makkal Mantram, an NGO, near Mangalapadi in Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu, for sheltering the couple. After ...Times of India, 1 month ago Activists Attacked For Sheltering Inter-Caste Couple New Indian Express, 1 month ago
With a 4.5 per cent share of votes in the last elections held in the state, the Vanniyar community's political emissary the Pattali Makkal Katchi or PMK party is testing the poll waters on its own for the first time. And just like the two big ...NDTV, 1 month ago No Longer Apple of the Eye, PMK Gets Mango New Indian Express, 2 months ago
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