Election Commission stays release of Modi biopic till polls are over

The Election Commission of India said biopics cannot be released during elections. The poll panel’s order came just a day ahead of the release of the movie. Continue Reading

2019 polls good opportunity to oust 2 govts, says CPI leader Raja (video)

In an exclusive interview to News Today TV, CPI national secretary D Raja said the people of Tamilnadu will use the opportunity of ousting two governments – the BJP government at the Centre and the AIADMK government in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Good for democracy

Proving wrong charges made by the Opposition that the Election Commission was helping the AIADMK government in Tamilnadu by delaying by-polls in four out of the 22 vacant constituencies in the State, the EC announced Tuesday evening that the by-elections for Aravakurichi, Ottapidaram (SC), Sulur and Tirupparankundram would be held 19 May. Continue Reading

EC to hold by-election to 4 Tamilnadu Assembly seats 19 May

The Election Commission today announced by-election to four Assembly constituencies – Sulur, Ottapidaram, Aravakurichi and Tiruparankundram – 19 May. Continue Reading

‘PM Modi’ is not propaganda film, declares director Omung Kumar

“The bio-pic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, called ‘PM Narendra Modi’, is not a propaganda film. Everybody knows that he is already larger-than-life. The rise of a chaiwallah to Prime Minister was a real inspiration for me to do this… Continue Reading

2019 elections: No change in my political stand, says Rajinikanth

Responding to the question of if he would extend support to Kamal’s party, Makkal Needhi Maiam, Rajini said he had already made his political stand clear and there was no change in it. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Mathematical analysis gives DMK advantage in TN

This is a purely mathematical exercise without venturing into forecasts or merits and demerits of parties and candidates. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Vijayakanth releases video, says he will join campaign soon

Today, appearing in a video, Vijayakanth said he was doing well and that he would undertake electioneering soon on the advice of his doctors. Continue Reading

2019 elections: Modi to address election rally in Kovai this evening

Modi will be making another visit to the State 13 April to participate in an election rally and seek votes for AIADMK candidate P Ravindranath, who is also the son of Panneerselvam. Continue Reading

2019 elections: BJP manifesto promises more sops for farmers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, along with party president Amit Shah and Home Minister Rajnath Singh, released the ruling BJP’s manifesto, called Sankalp Patra (Document of Promises), for the 2019 general elections. Continue Reading