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M Karunanidhi

Follow the Script

V Shoba

Keeping Karunanidhi’s literary legacy alive in the arena

The Tamil Mind

A cultural study extending from Periyar to Cho

M Karunanidhi (1924-2018): End of an Epic

He scripted the most enduring show of Dravidian politics

Karunanidhi (1924-2018)

Kalaignar lived the life of a calculating adventurer

J Jayalalithaa (1948-2016): The Last Mother

Always a winner. Even in her death

Tamil Nadu: The Cult of Mother is Intact

For the first time, Tamil Nadu has voted back an incumbent party contesting without an ally

J Jayalalithaa: The Phoenix

J Jayalalithaa, acquitted by the court, returns to reclaim the crown. Is she on her way to become Tamil Nadu’s most powerful political icon?

Patriarch in Pathos

At 90, he is presiding over a disintegrating dynasty, and this election could be the last electoral battle of a man who scripted some sensational moments in Dravidian politics. Vaasanthi captures the agony of being M Karunanidhi

Corruption, Riots and Immortality

Listening to the claims of Manmohan Singh, Mulayam Singh Yadav and Karunanidhi

Now for the Final Act

The DMK’s succession drama is fast reaching a conclusion

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