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

CM Palaniswami says he will order probe into Karunanidhi’s death

While DMK president M K Stalin has been harping that his party would commence a probe into the reason behind the death of Jayalalithaa, now, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami alleged Karunanidhi was kept under ‘house arrest’ for two years and added that the AIADMK government will launch a probe into it. Continue Reading

Income-Tax raids at VCK member’s real estate office in Tiruchi

As per reports, the raids took place at the real estate office at Mannarpuram and the company was run by VCK member Raja. It is not known why the raids took place and if anything was seized from the spot. Continue Reading

Farm loans on mortgaged jewels will be waived, says Stalin 

DMK president M K Stalin today said loans received by farmers by mortgaging their jewels up to five sovereigns in cooperative and public sector banks, will be waived. Continue Reading

BJP and AIADMK are natural allies, says L Ganesan (video)

There is nothing wrong in the AIADMK and BJP forging an alliance for the Lok Sabha elections as they were “natural allies”, said BJP national executive member L Ganesan in an exclusive interview to News Today TV. Continue Reading

2019 general elections: Stalin says DMK ready with its list of contestants

Earlier in the day, CPI candidates M Selvaraj and Tirupur Subbarayan met DMK president M K Stalin at the party headquarters Anna Arivalayam in Chennai and sought his wishes. 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