lull in the faction politics over the last two months has been broken with Palaniswami being in an assertive mood.
The Tamil Nadu Chief Minister has so far managed to sail through every storm that has come his way. He is now waiting with bated breath as to what the Supreme Court will rule on July 11, the date it is scheduled to hear a petition against the Vote of Confidence won by his Government last February.
Tamil Nadu politics have been taking turns and twists with the ruling AIADMK clearly divided into three factions and OPS and EPS indulging in brinkmanship.
Tamil superstar Rajinikanth is all set to take a plunge into politics. He is going to do it in his inimitable filmi style.
Discomfiture for the ruling AIADMK party is the arrest of Dinakaran by the Delhi police for his alleged attempt to bribe some Election Commission officials to secure the two-leaf symbol before the countermanding of the RK Nagar by-poll.