2019 elections: DMK leading in TN by-elections in 12 constituencies

According to the Election Commission of India website, the AIADMK trails with 39.41 per cent vote share, while DMK leads with 44.54 per cent vote share. Continue Reading

2019 LS polls: TRS leading by 8 seats in Telangana

According to current trends, Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) led by K Chandrashekar Rao is leading in only 8 of the 17 Lok Sabha seats in Telangana. This is seen as a major set back for TRS. BJP is ahead in 5 seats. Continue Reading

AP CM Naidu to meet Mamata in Kolkata

A day after meeting Congress president Rahul Gandhi and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will meet West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee here today, sources said. Continue Reading

Siddaramaiah daydreaming about CM’s Chair: BJP

Kumaraswamy also reportedly met Congress leaders on Wednesday and expressed his displeasure about the development and asked them to restrain party leaders from publicly making statements on the post of Chief Minister Continue Reading

Matching of VVPAT slips with EVMs: SC dismisses review plea

The Supreme Court Tuesday dismissed the plea filed by 21 Opposition leaders seeking a review of its 8 April order directing the Election Commission to increase random matching of VVPAT slips with EVMs to five polling booths per assembly segment. Continue Reading

Rafale row: SC issues contempt notice to Rahul

The Supreme Court today issued contempt notice to Congress president Rahul Gandhi for his remarks on the Rafale judgment, which the apex court had said were ‘incorrectly attributed’ to it. Continue Reading

DMK functionary kills brother, absconds

The police are on the hunt for a Thoothukudi DMK youth wing and Vijay fan club secretary absconding after he shot and killed his brother at midnight yesterday over a property dispute. Continue Reading

EVM centre row: Madurai Corpn staff dismissed

Madurai Corporation Junior Assistant Raja Prakash has been dismissed form service for entering the centre where EVMs have been kept. Continue Reading

Inmates of Institute of Mental Health Chennai vote, set example for rest of India

At around 9 am today, Muthu, a resident of the Institute of Mental Health at Kilpauk, walked into the polling booth set up at the premises to cast his vote and walked out with a smile. It was for the first time in Indian history, that an inmate of a mental health hospital had cast his vote.
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