Heirline fracture

The candidates lists, released so far by almost all parties in Tamilnadu, have names of kin of top leaders. While the DMK has fielded a whopping number of six heirs (out of its 20 contestants), the AIADMK has pitted four wards of its seniors. Continue Reading

AIADMK releases candidates list for TN by-polls to 18 Assembly seats

AIADMK coordinator and Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, and co-coordinator and Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami have released the list of 18 candidates for the 2019 by-elections that are to be held along with the parliamentary elections scheduled for 18 April. Continue Reading

I-T Department sets up control room ahead of elections

The investigation wing of the Income Tax Department has set up a 24 x 7 control room to receive information and complaints on unaccounted money used for electioneering in Tamilnadu and Puducherry. Continue Reading

13,523 guns surrendered in police stations: Chief Electoral Officer

Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo said as many as 13,523 out of the 21,999 licensed guns have been surrendered in the police stations so far in the State following the implementation of the Model Code of Conduct. Addressing mediapersons at the Secretariat, Friday, he said 27 guns have been seized so far and the remaining guns are expected to be surrendered in the coming days. Continue Reading

Will DMK + INC combine work?

The Cuddalore constituency was formed in 1952 and comprises of seven Taluks. AIADMK’s A Arumozhithevan is the incumbent MP of the constituency. Continue Reading

PM Modi to visit Kanyakumari tomorrow, but BJP cadres meet cancelled

According to reports, the Prime Minister will, however, go ahead and launch a new scheme in Kumari Vivekananda Polytechnic College in Kanyakumari. Continue Reading

Delhi High Court verdict on AIADMK two-leaves symbol this afternoon

Now Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) leader T T V Dhinakaran and his aunt and general secretary of the party, V K Sasikala, had moved the court against granting the two-leaves symbol of the AIADMK to the Edappadi K Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam-led faction. Continue Reading

DMDK in alliance: Confusion continues to reign in TN politics

The DMDK that is playing hard to get is part of the confusion. Though it has not made its stand clear, sources say it is still bargaining with the Dravidian majors. Continue Reading

Tamilisai says Modi will address public rally in Chennai 6 March

According to Tamilnadu BJP president Tamilisai Soundararajan, Modi, who is canvassing all over the country, will be in Chennai to address a massive election meeting. Continue Reading