President bats for ‘one nation, one election’ in parliamentary address

In his customary address to both Houses of Parliament after the formation of the 17th Lok Sabha at the Central Hall, Ram Nath Kovind said the government was moving ahead to create a strong, secure and inclusive India. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu in Union Cabinet: Varum aana varaadhu!

Disclaimer: This story is only for those who are fully aware of, understand and relish TN and its Vadivelu culture. Continue Reading

Chowkidar chor hai remark: Rahul told to file another affidavit

The Supreme Court Tuesday gave another opportunity to Congress president Rahul Gandhi to file one more affidavit relating to his alleged contemptuous “chowkidar chor hai” remark, which the apex court said was wrongly attributed to it. Continue Reading

Focus of TN politics shifts to by-poll in 4 Assembly constituencies

The parties are now gearing up to start their canvassing again, with by-polls in four Assembly segments –  Thirupparankundram, Sulur, Aravakurichi and Ottapidaram – slated to be held 19 May. Continue Reading

An ode to vote

For me, NOTA is not an option howsoever ugly the credentials of the candidates. Yet, I welcome NOTA because it was introduced with the honourable motive of bringing a disillusioned voter to the booth. 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