2019 polls: Cops disappointed with shoddy voting arrangements

Personnel of Greater Chennai police department are casting their postal ballots today for the 2019 general elections to the three Chennai constituencies, Chennai South, Chennai North and Chennai Central, and Tiruvallur, Kanchipuram and Sriperumbudur. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Rahul arrives TN to address meetings in 4 constituencies

Rahul Gandhi will be addressing rallies in Salem, Krishnagiri, Theni and Tiruparankundram. DMK president M K Stalin will be joining Rahul at Salem for a joint public meeting.  Continue Reading

2019 elections: PM Modi to participate in rallies in Kerala, Tamilnadu

Modi will be canvassing for votes in Kerala and Tamilnadu tomorrow and the day after. He will be in Kozhikode, Kerala, tomorrow to participate in an election rally. He will land in Madurai, in Tamilnadu, by a special aircraft at night. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Before counting, where and how will EVMs be stored?

When News Today contacted Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo, he denied any change in the procedure of keeping the machines safe. “The EVMs will be kept in a safe room as per routine and will be given enough protection till the counting date,” he added. Continue Reading

Madras HC refuses to pass gag order on Stalin against Velumani

Taking umbrage at Stalin accusing him during electioneering, of massive corruption in his Ministry, Velumani had moved the court to pass a gag order on him. Continue Reading

2019 elections: Polling begins for 91 constituencies in 18 States

Voting is also under way in 175 Assembly seats in Andhra Pradesh, 32 in Sikkim and 28 seats in Odisha where simultaneous elections are being conducted for the State Assembly.  Continue Reading

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