2019 general elections: Premalatha to campaign for 21 days

DMDK treasurer Premalatha, and wife of the party’s founder Vijayakanth, is preparing for intense canvassing from 27 March to 16 April for candidates of the AIADMK alliance. Continue Reading

2019 Lok Sabha polls, by-election crucial for EPS, OPS and Stalin

For the first time, the State is witnessing a sort of mini-Assembly election, as 18 constituencies are facing by-poll along with the parliamentary elections mainly due to the disqualification of AIADMK MLAs who sided with T T V Dhinakaran. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Cong announces list for 9 constituencies

The Congress is likely to announce the candidate for the Sivaganga constituency that has been allotted to it in the DMK alliance. Continue Reading

2019 elections: Case filed against CPI(M) candidate Su Venkatesan

Venkatesan, a famous Tamil writer who has won the Sahitya Akademi award, is the Madurai constituency candidate for the 18 April 2019 general elections. Continue Reading

Kumbh Mela 2019 enters Guinness Book for largest crowd management

The Kumbh Mela 2019 in Prayagraj has secured a place in the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest crowd management, largest sanitation drive and largest painting exercise of public sites. Continue Reading

France: We support for India’s permanent seat in reformed UN Security Council

France, which assumed the March Presidency of the United Nations Security Council, has reiterated its support for India as the permanent member of the powerful UN organ, saying the UNSC’s enlargement is the ‘first crucial part’ towards its reform. India has been calling for the reform of the UN Security Council along with Brazil, Germany and Japan for long, emphasising that it rightly deserves a place at the UN high table as a permanent member. Continue Reading

Pakistan restores Samjhauta Express train services to Delhi

Pakistani authorities on Monday restored the Samjhauta Express services between Lahore and Delhi, days after the train was suspended due to tense bilateral ties. The train departs on every Monday and Thursday from Lahore. The Samjhauta Express carrying some 150 passengers left Lahore railway station for India, Radio Pakistan reported. Continue Reading

A simple guide for women to choose the right footwear

A chic dress, check; perfect hair-do, check and make-up on point, check. Next comes the most challenging part of dressing up – selecting the footwear. If you are befuddled to pick one from the huge collections that you have stocked up, fret not, here’s a News Today guide to select the right footwear. Continue Reading