May 07, 2021 09:22 AM IST
Governor Banwarilal Purohit administered the oath of office and secrecy to 68-year old Stalin, for whom this would be the first stint as CM, in a simple ceremony at the Raj Bhavan here.
- May 05, 2021 02:47 PM IST
Although no party outside the two leading alliances managed to win a single seat, these outfits seemingly played a spoilsport for both, the DMK and the AIADMK, in several constituencies
- May 03, 2021 02:38 PM IST
MK Stalin has already indicated that his government will ‘slowly’ implement the DMK's promises. The DMK’s manifesto is filled with promises that will economically test the financial prudence, or even wizardry, of the new government
- May 03, 2021 12:47 PM IST
The DMK chief, who led his party to a comfortable win against the ruling AIADMK after a ten-year stint in the opposition, is now set to take over as Chief Minister.
- May 03, 2021 08:58 AM IST
Assembly Election Result 2021 Highlights: With the results out in West Bengal, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Assam and Puducherry, the process of government formation has begun
- May 02, 2021 08:41 PM IST
Gandhi remarks came soon after the Congress failed to win back states of Kerala, Assam and Puducherry and fared poorly in West Bengal, while only romping to power with the help of its ally DMK in Tamil Nadu.
- 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 03:25 PM IST
The BJP and the Congress are on the back foot. The regional parties have yet again shown that they have it in them to stop the BJP juggernaut
- 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 12:12 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Assembly Election Result 2021 | Sellur K Raju contested for a third consecutive term from the Madurai constituency.
- 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 09:40 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Assembly Election Result 2021 | DMK's Udhayanidhi Stalin has won by a large margin. He contested against PMK's AVA Kassali.
- 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 09:05 AM IST
Five Indian states will declare results on May 2 from local elections held in March and early April. The election results are seen as an early test of the impact the devastating second wave of the coronavirus pandemic is having on support for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his right-wing BJP party.
- 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.
- May 01, 2021 07:12 PM IST
Counting is set to start at 8 AM in 75 counting centres across the state and all arrangements are in place to smoothly conduct the exercise, which would be monitored by observers, authorities said.
- May 01, 2021 02:17 PM IST
Common voting and polling terms that will help you understand assembly election news better.
- Apr 30, 2021 08:39 AM IST
The BJP is at an advantage in West Bengal
- 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 28, 2021 07:27 AM IST
West Bengal Election 2021 Highlights: Campaigning for the assembly polls has concluded. The last phase of voting will happen on April 29, followed by exit polls, and counting of votes of May 2
- Apr 26, 2021 07:35 AM IST
West Bengal Elections 2021 News Highlights: Over 86 lakh voters in West Bengal will decide the political fate of 284 candidates today, when 34 assembly constituencies, including Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee's home turf Bhabanipur, go to polls in the seventh phase.
- Apr 23, 2021 07:28 AM IST
West Bengal 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. Polling in Bengal is happening in eight phases. Catch the latest updates of the poll campaign here
- Apr 22, 2021 07:18 AM IST
West Bengal Elections 2021 News Highlights: Phase 6 of voting in 43 constituencies is underway. Catch the latest updates here
- Apr 21, 2021 07:22 AM IST
West Bengal 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 tomorrow. Catch the latest updates of the poll campaign here