May 30, 2021 05:22 PM IST
Confidante of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, VK Sasikala's brief conversation with two of her loyalists over phone has surfaced and has dropped hints about her rethink.
- May 02, 2021 11:29 PM IST
After being perpetually in the wait as DMK’s crown prince, MK Stalin is gearing up to be the next chief minister of Tamil Nadu. This is the first assembly election that the party is fighting without the late M K Karunanidhi at the helm.
- May 02, 2021 11:10 PM IST
This is the first time the Assembly of Puducherry will not have an AIADMK representative after a gap of several years.
- May 02, 2021 04:25 PM IST
DMK chief MK Stalin, who won from Kolathur in Chennai, is expected to be the next chief minister, almost eight years after his late father and DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi named him the heir apparent.
- May 02, 2021 12:43 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Election Result 2021 | AIADMK’s D Jayakumar has represented the constituency since 1991 and lost only in 1996 to Era Mathivanan. Since 2001, Jayakumar won all the elections from the Royapuram constituency. This is the first time after 20 years, Jayakumar lost the seat.
- May 02, 2021 11:43 AM IST
The DMK combine is leading in 111 Assembly constituencies while the AIADMK front is ahead in 94 segments, according to trends provided by the Election Commission for 206 till 11 am.
- May 02, 2021 09:25 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Election Result 2021 | MK Stalin is the son of former chief minister late M Karunanidhi. This is the first time both DMK and AIADMK went to the polls without the backing of their stalwarts K Karunanidhi and J Jayalalitha.
- May 02, 2021 08:56 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Assembly Election Result 2021 | The three candidates fighting for the Bodinayakkanur Assembly constituency seems to have one thing in common. O. Panneerselvam, Thanga Tamil Selvan and Muthusamy have been Jayalalithaa loyalists.
- May 02, 2021 06:17 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Assembly Election Result 2021 Highlights: After nearly a decade MK Stalin is set to be the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu. The party was last in power when Stalin's father and DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi was Chief Minister. This is the first time both DMK and AIADMK went to the polls without the backing of their stalwarts K Karunanidhi and J Jayalalitha.
- Apr 29, 2021 10:52 PM IST
Puducherry Exit Poll 2021: Both exit poll surveys predict a win for the BJP alliance. The halfway mark in the 30-member assembly stands at 16.
- Apr 29, 2021 07:43 PM IST
Puducherry Exit Poll Results 2021 Live Updates: This means that BJP will form second government in South India after Karnataka.
- Apr 29, 2021 07:19 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Exit Poll Results 2021 Live Updates: This means, MK Stalin will wrest power from Palaniswami and his party will rule the state for the next five years after spending 10 long years in the Opposition.
- Apr 09, 2021 07:21 AM IST
Assembly Elections 2021 Highlights : Voting took place in a single phase in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry on April 6, while voters in Assam cast their votes in three phases. The next phase of voting in West Bengal will happen on April 10. Catch the latest updates of the poll campaign here
- Apr 06, 2021 01:16 PM IST
Political parties level allegations and even file complaints, but, even when cases are registered, rarely are charge-sheets prepared. Once the elections are over, everybody forgets about the offences with virtually no conviction happening
- Apr 02, 2021 11:41 AM IST
The reason why major political parties are concerned about how their messaging is accepted by women is Tamil Nadu has more women voters than male ones
- Mar 27, 2021 06:42 PM IST
Canvassing votes for Pon Radhakrishnan, ally BJP's nominee for the by-election from the Kanyakumari Lok Sabha segment, the CM Edappadi K Palaniswami urged the people to vote for the 'lotus' symbol as the saffron party is in power at the Centre and it would help implement welfare measures for the region.
- Mar 26, 2021 12:35 PM IST
All through his campaign, Chief Minister Edappdi K Palaniswami exudes confidence of ensuring a close contest between the AIADMK and the DMK, no matter what pre-poll surveys say
- Mar 24, 2021 12:18 PM IST
With the polling day coming closer, the AIADMK is hoping to retain the power by securing a third consecutive term, while the DMK is hoping to finally move to the treasury benches after a gap of 10 years.
- Mar 23, 2021 12:51 PM IST
Raising the issue through a zero-hour mention, AIADMK's Thambidurai said Sri Lankan Tamil people cannot be assured of their fundamental rights without a vote in favour of the resolution
- Mar 23, 2021 10:28 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Assembly Election 2021: Multiple generations of voters in the state have never seen an assembly poll without either J Jayalalithaa or M Karunanidhi’s presence.
- Mar 22, 2021 11:26 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Election 2021: In the first state polls since J Jayalalithaa and M Karunanidhi’s demise, MK Stalin’s DMK is taking on the AIADMK led by CM Edappadi K Palaniswami and Deputy CM O Panneerselvam.
- Mar 19, 2021 01:07 PM IST
The Stalin vs EPS battle is dominating the political narratives across Tamil Nadu, giving the perception that the DMK and the AIADMK have predominantly converted the elections into a battle of two personalities
- Mar 16, 2021 04:13 PM IST
The state's Congress Chief KS Alagiri while releasing the manifesto on March 16 also announced that 500 youths would be trained in every district for government jobs.
- Mar 15, 2021 11:12 AM IST
Rs 1,500 per month would be disbursed to all ration card holders and the amount would be credited to bank accounts of woman family heads as part of measures to bring about economic equality, AIADMK promised in the poll manifesto
- Mar 13, 2021 02:10 PM IST
Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu will be held in a single phase on April 6. The result will be declared on May 2.