Local body results: Tough fight between AIADMK, DMK

Neck and neck trends between the ruling AIADMK and principal opposition DMK were witnessed today during the counting of votes polled in the recently concluded rural local body elections. Continue Reading

More than 3 lakh candidates in fight for TN local body polls

A day after the last date to file nominations to contest in the rural local body elections in Tamilnadu, it has emerged that more than three lakh have submitted their papers in 27 districts across the State. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu civic polls: Last minute rush to file nominations

Candidates of prominent parties indulged in a last minute rush to file their papers to contest in the civic polls on the last day of nominations today. Continue Reading

Conduct TN civic polls based on 2011 census: SC to SEC

The Supreme Court today declined to issue a stay order on civic polls in Tamilnadu. The apex court however said the elections should be conducted based on the 2011 census. Continue Reading

It’s official: TN local body polls 27, 30 December

After a gap of three years, the Tamilnadu State Election Commission (SEC) today announced that the revised election schedule for rural local bodies will be held in two phases as per the earlier schedule on 27 and 30 December. Continue Reading

Palaniswami, Stalin react on local body polls

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today said the State Election Commission will conduct the local body polls based on the Supereme Court’s verdict. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu civic polls: SEC holds all-party meet

Crucial points such as when to hold the local body elections and in how many stages they should be conducted were discussed during the all-party meeting held at the State Election Commission today. Continue Reading

Local body polls: SEC’s all-party meet tomorrow

Ahead of local body polls, State Election Commission has called for an all-party meet tomorrow at 11.30 a.m. The meeting will be chaired by State Election Commissioner R Palaniswamy. Continue Reading