2019 general elections: DMK, Congress begin talks on identifying seats

DMK headquarters, Anna Arivalayam, is all abuzz with the interview for selection of candidates to contest in the 21 Assembly constituencies going on under party president M K Stalin and the seat-sharing committee beginning to hold talks on allotment of seats for alliance partner Congress for the 2019 general elections Continue Reading

DMK begins interview of candidates who had applied to contest by-polls

The DMK has started interviewing those who had submitted applications to contest in the 21 Assembly constituencies that have fallen vacant following a court verdict. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Modi says Central station to be named after MGR

The second announcement that Modi made at the Kanchipuram meeting was that planes leaving from and arriving in Tamilnadu would also have announcements in Tamil. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Vijayakanth’s DMDK yet to strike deal with AIADMK

Though it was believed that a deal would be struck between the Dravidian major and DMDK with Prime Minister Narendra Modi arriving to launch the alliance campaign this evening, it did not happen. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Stalin’s 20-20 team & Indian Political League

By keeping 20 seats for itself, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam has shared an equal number of constituencies among its allies – Congress (10), VCK (2), CPI (2), CPI-M (2), MDMK (1), IUML (1), KMDK (1) and IJK (1). Continue Reading

2019 elections: DMK signs deal with Parivendhar’s IJK, allots it one seat

Today, the seat-sharing deal was signed between DMK president M K Stalin and the IJK that was represented by Parivedhar’s son Ravi Pachamoothoo. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: DMK allots two seats to Thirumavalavan’s VCK

Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) founder-leader Thol Thirumavalavan is currently holding talks with the seat-sharing committee of the DMK at its headquarters Anna Arivalayam. Continue Reading

Decide on two leaves symbol in 4 weeks, SC tells Election Commission

The Supreme Court has asked the Election Commission of India to decide in four weeks on the two leaves symbol of the AIADMK that has been in question ever since the demise of party general secretary J Jayalalithaa. Continue Reading