2019 polls: Rahul arrives TN to address meetings in 4 constituencies

Rahul Gandhi will be addressing rallies in Salem, Krishnagiri, Theni and Tiruparankundram. DMK president M K Stalin will be joining Rahul at Salem for a joint public meeting.  Continue Reading

2019 elections: PM Modi to participate in rallies in Kerala, Tamilnadu

Modi will be canvassing for votes in Kerala and Tamilnadu tomorrow and the day after. He will be in Kozhikode, Kerala, tomorrow to participate in an election rally. He will land in Madurai, in Tamilnadu, by a special aircraft at night. Continue Reading

Former CEC talks about VVPAT, bribing of voters & social media campaigns

“If any voter finds anything wrong in the slip, a complaint can be made to the Election Officer immediately. But, if the complaint is not proper, there is a provision to initiate action against the voter concerned.” Continue Reading

2019 polls: Before counting, where and how will EVMs be stored?

When News Today contacted Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo, he denied any change in the procedure of keeping the machines safe. “The EVMs will be kept in a safe room as per routine and will be given enough protection till the counting date,” he added. Continue Reading

Madras HC refuses to pass gag order on Stalin against Velumani

Taking umbrage at Stalin accusing him during electioneering, of massive corruption in his Ministry, Velumani had moved the court to pass a gag order on him. Continue Reading

2019 Elections: Officials seize Rs 37.5 lakh in TN

Days ahead of the elections, Rs 37. 5 lakh was seized from a car of a private security agency by the election flying squad yesterday. The money was found during a regular vehicle check in the city. Continue Reading

2019 elections: Polling begins for 91 constituencies in 18 States

Voting is also under way in 175 Assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh, 32 in Sikkim and 28 seats in Odisha where simultaneous elections are being conducted for the State Assembly.  Continue Reading

Know your constituency: Arani – Will Elumalai retain his seat?

The Arani Lok Sabha constituency was created during the 2008 delimitation from Vandavasi constituency.
Indian National Congress’ M Krishnasamy won the first election in the constituency in 2009. Continue Reading

CPI candidate impressed by Seeman’s speech

DMK alliance party CPI’s Nagapattinam candidate M Selvarasu taking part in Naam Tamilar Katchi meeting has garnered the attention of political observers. Continue Reading