2019 general elections: DMK leads in Tamilnadu

At last, the DMK, which was facing back to back defeats, today posted its first major victory under the leadership of M K Stalin, as the party established clear leads in the Lok Sabha elections held in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

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

MHA serves notice to Rahul Gandhi over his citizenship

The Home Ministry has served a notice to Congress president Rahul Gandhi, asking him to clarify within a fortnight his ‘factual position’ on a complaint questioning his citizenship status. In a letter, the Home Ministry said it has received a representation from BJP MP Subramanian Swamy in which it has been brought out that a company named Backops Limited was registered in the United Kingdom in 2003 with Rahul as one of its directors. Continue Reading

Female voters hold potential to be game-changers: Hinduja SP Shanu

Female voters hold the potential to be game-changers by playing a significant role in ensuring more gender-inclusive laws and policies, making the year 2019 India’s ‘year of women’, Chair of the Hinduja Bank, Switzerland, Hinduja SP Shanu said as the country readies for its upcoming crucial national elections. Continue Reading

I-T Department sets up control room ahead of elections

The investigation wing of the Income Tax Department has set up a 24 x 7 control room to receive information and complaints on unaccounted money used for electioneering in Tamilnadu and Puducherry. Continue Reading

13,523 guns surrendered in police stations: Chief Electoral Officer

Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo said as many as 13,523 out of the 21,999 licensed guns have been surrendered in the police stations so far in the State following the implementation of the Model Code of Conduct. Addressing mediapersons at the Secretariat, Friday, he said 27 guns have been seized so far and the remaining guns are expected to be surrendered in the coming days. Continue Reading

Will DMK + INC combine work?

The Cuddalore constituency was formed in 1952 and comprises of seven Taluks. AIADMK’s A Arumozhithevan is the incumbent MP of the constituency. Continue Reading