BJP brought peace to northeast: Amit Shah

BJP president Amit Shah today said the Narendra Modi-led government has ensured peace and development in the northeast, which was roiled by militant activities even five years ago. Continue Reading

Know your constituency: Tiruchi – Here fight is between DMDK, Congress

AIADMK has won three out of the last four elections held in Tiruchi constituency. AIADMK P Kumar is the incumbent MP of the constituency. He also emerged victorious in the 2009 election. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Congress unveils manifesto, Rahul calls it voice of people

The Congress today released its manifesto for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections with its president Rahul Gandhi describing it as the ‘voice of people’. Continue Reading

2019 LS polls: Curtains down on filing of nominations

Several candidates including DMK’s Central Chennai contestant Dayanidhi Maaran filed their nominations as today is the last day to submit the papers to contest in the Lok Sabha elections and by-poll for the 18 Assembly constituencies. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Simbu’s producer is AMMK candidate

AMMK founder and deputy general secretary TTV Dhinakaran today replaced his party’s Tirunelveli Lok Sabha constituency candidate R Gnana Arulmani with film producer S Michael Rayappan, who bankrolled ‘Nadodigal’ and Simbu starrer ‘AAA’. Continue Reading

Pollachi constituency: Will AIADMK strike hat-trick?

DMK will be directly contesting in the Pollachi constituency after 39 years. INC won the first three consecutive elections in the constituency from 1951 to 1962 following which DMK won in four elections from 1967,1971, 1971(by-election) and in 1980. Continue Reading

There is no replacement for Modi: Gadkari

Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari today, said, “There is no ‘220 club’ in BJP which hopes a reduced tally for the party in the Lok Sabha elections could see the emergence of an alternative to PM Narendra Modi and this was mere speculation in media circles.” Continue Reading