Rahul meets youth on hunger strike against night traffic ban on Kerala NH

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi today visited five youths sitting on a relay hunger strike for 10 days against the restriction on movement of vehicles on a national highway that passes through a tiger reserve in neighbouring Karnataka. Continue Reading

Rahul meets Kerala CM on night traffic ban on NH

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi met Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in New Delhi today and apprised him of the hardships faced by people of Wayanad due to the night traffic ban on the national highway passing through Bandipur Tiger Reserve in Karnataka. Continue Reading

TN, Kerala CMs agree to resolve river water-sharing issues

A high-level meeting between Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and his Tamilnadu counterpart Edappadi K Palaniswami yesterday agreed to review the 60-year-old Parambikulam-Aliyar Project (PAP) after forming a secretary-level committee to discuss the matter. Continue Reading

Thanks, Kerala, but give us more, says Tamilnadu CM Palaniswami

“I thank the Kerala Chief Minister, but 2 mld water will not be sufficient. We are every day supplying 525 mld water (in Chennai) and if 2 mld water could be given every day, it will be useful for the people,” he said. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Stalin to meet Telangana CM this evening

In what could be a fresh development on the political horizon, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekar Rao is meeting DMK president M K Stalin today at 4 pm.  Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Polling smooth but moderate in phase-3

The third phase is crucial as it will decide the fate of the heads of the BJP and Congress — Shah, who replaced L K Advani as party nominee from Gandhinagar in Gujarat, and Rahul Gandhi, contesting from Wayanad in Kerala besides his traditional Amethi seat in Uttar Pradesh. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: 13 States, 2 Union territories vote today

Today’s election is the third in the seven-phase schedule. Totally, 117 constituencies are going to polls today. There are more than a 1,000 contestants for these seats. Continue Reading

Karunanidhi health: DMK leader to be discharged?

In a development which could bring cheer to DMK workers, party president M Karunanidhi, who is being treated at Kauvery Hospital in the city for the past one week, is likely to be discharged tomorrow. Continue Reading