2019 LS polls: DMDK maintains suspense on alliance

The Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK) yesterday said it will announce its stand on alliance for coming Lok Sabha elections in another two days thus keeping the suspense alive on a possible alliance with the AIADMK. Continue Reading

2019 polls: AIADMK gives 1 seat to PT; IJK offers support to DMK

After a break, alliance activities for Lok Sabha elections reached a high in Tamilnadu today, with the ruling AIADMK and the main opposition DMK speeding up talks and seat sharing agreements with partners. Continue Reading

LS polls: BJP holds preparatory meeting in Telangana

BJP unit in Telangana held a preparatory meeting with the party in-charges for parliamentary constituencies in view of the coming Lok Sabha elections yesterday. The party’s election in charge in Telangana, Aravind Limbavali, also attended the meeting among others. Continue Reading

Kamal seeks applications from aspiring candidates

Makkal Needhi Maiam founder president Kamal Haasan today announced that cadres who are willing to contest on behalf of the party in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections can get the nomination forms from the party office in Chennai and Pollachi from Thursday. Continue Reading

Minister slams Stalin’s comments over AIADMK-PMK poll pact

Tamilnadu Minister R B Udayakumar yesterday dismissed Stalin’s charge that the electoral pact for Lok Sabha polls had been made between AIADMK and PMK only for money and in turn questioned DMK’s move to forge a tie-up with MDMK, who’s leader Vaiko was a bitter foe till a few years ago. Continue Reading

Kamal says MNM will contest in 2019 LS polls alone

Indicating a shift in its policy to forge alliances, Makkal Needhi Maiam’s chief Kamal Haasan Thursday said his party would contest all the 39 seats in Tamilnadu for the coming Lok Sabha polls on its own. Continue Reading

TN’s final electoral list released ahead of LS polls

With dates for Lok Sabha elections expected to be announced soon, the final revised voters list of Tamilnadu was released by Chief Electoral Officer Sathyapradha Sahu today. Continue Reading

Prajwal Revanna accused of using govt vehicle for personal use

Prajwal Revanna, JD(S) general secretary and the grandson of JD(S) supremo H D Deve Gowda, on Tuesday was accused of using a state-owned car for personal use. The accusation was made by the BJP’s Karnataka unit, who said that it was an insult to tax payers. Continue Reading