Political strategist Prashant Kishor’s team is in Chennai

Electoral strategist Prashant Kishor-led Indian Political Action Committee (I-PAC) is making inroads into Tamilnadu. A 13-member team is in Tamilnadu, functioning out of a small office at Chetpet. Continue Reading

Calls to make Udhayanidhi DMK youth wing head grow louder

With today being Karunanidhi’s birth anniversary, many senior and young functionaries have only upped the demand, saying, “Udhayanidhi’s active campaigning and his popularity among the public as an actor helped the DMK and its alliance partners emerge triumphant in the polls.” Continue Reading

Stalin, Kanimozhi, DMK leaders remember MK on birth anniversary

Led by party president and Karunanidhi’s son, M K Stalin, leaders and followers trooped to the memorial at the Marina and paid floral tributes. Continue Reading

2019: Tough fight between AIADMK, DMK in Assembly by-polls

The ruling AIADMK and main Opposition DMK are both putting up a tough fight, as early trends in the by-elections to 22 Assembly constituencies show. Continue Reading

DMK sends out message through flower decoration at MK memorial

The DMK supporters who visited the Karunanidhi memorial by the Marina were in for a pleasant surprise today as the usual flower decoration carried a message. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: BJP’s C P Radhakrishnan leading in Coimbatore

According to early trends, BJP’s C P Radhakrishnan, former president of the Tamilnadu unit of the party, is said to be leading. He is one of the five candidates contesting from the BJP in the AIADMK alliance. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: DMK alliance leading in 17 seats in TN, Pondy

Of the 20 constituencies where postal ballot trends are available in Tamilnadu and Puducherry (total of 39 seats), the DMK alliance is leading in 17 and the AIADMK in 3. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: DMK leading in six constituencies in TN, Pondy

Counting of postal ballots is under way for the 39 seats totally in Tamilnadu and Puducherry. According to early reports, the DMK is leading in six of the constituencies, including Thoothukudi and Kanchipuram. Continue Reading

2019 elections: Chennai police slog it out for counting of votes

With just two days left for the declaration of election results, the whole city is glued to television sets to follow the vote counting process, security being an integral part of the exercise, the city policemen are on their toes. Continue Reading