Makkal Needhi Maiam gets battery torch symbol for TN polls

Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) has been allotted ‘battery torch’ symbol by the Election Commission for the coming assembly elections, party chief Kamal Haasan said. Continue Reading

TN polls: EC starts marathon meetings

A team of high-level delegation of the Election Commission lead by ECI’s Secretary-General Umesh Sinha held a meeting with representatives of recognised political parties in Tamilnadu here today. Continue Reading

Is Makkal Sevai Katchi, Rajinikanth’s new party?

Actor Rajinikanth had recently announced that he will be launching a new party and subsequently contest the 2021 State Assembly polls. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu enters election mode, EC releases draft rolls

With the State Assembly elections to be held in May next year, the Election Commission today released the draft electoral rolls. Continue Reading

68% of newly elected MLAs in Bihar face criminal charges including rape & murder

Sixty-eight per cent of the newly elected Bihar MLAs have pending criminal charges, with 51 per cent of them having declared serious cases against themselves, including rape and murder, according to a report released by the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR). Continue Reading

‘Item’ row: Kamal Nath violated poll code, says EC

The Election Commission has said Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath violated its advisory related to campaigning by using the word ‘item’ against a woman BJP candidate. Continue Reading