May 10, 2021 02:04 PM IST
Suvendu Adhikari, a former close aide of the Trinamool Congress supremo Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, had defeated her in the high-profile Nandigram constituency by 1,956 votes.
- May 10, 2021 09:06 AM IST
The total lockdown in Tamil Nadu will be enforced from 4 am on May 10 to 4 am on May 24
- May 08, 2021 07:06 PM IST
The chief minister, who had a telephonic conversation with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, assured the PM that Tamil Nadu would stand by the Centre in the fight against coronavirus.
- May 08, 2021 10:45 AM IST
Tamil Nadu saw 26,465 new coronavirus cases on May 7, pushing the caseload to 13.23 lakh
- May 07, 2021 01:39 PM IST
Expanding the health insurance schemes, the DMK party chief has ordered to cover COVID-related expenses in private hospitals.
- May 06, 2021 07:49 PM IST
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief MK Stalin, who has been elected the new Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, on May 6, released a list of 34 ministers who will be appointed to the state cabinet.
- 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 04, 2021 04:29 PM IST
Samsung will donate $3 million to the Centre as well as to the states of Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu. In addition, Samsung will provide $2 million worth of medical supplies, including 100 oxygen concentrators, 3,000 oxygen cylinders, and one million LDS syringes in the states of Uttar Pradesh and Tamil Nadu, a statement said.
- May 03, 2021 07:20 PM IST
In the recent state elections, the BJP's tally in West Bengal has been restricted to 77 out of the total 293 seats. It also failed to win a seat in Kerala and had a worse- than-earlier result in Assam, winning 60 seats. But the party won a series of by-elections in seats across Karnataka, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, and Maharashtra. along with four seats in Tamil Nadu.
- May 03, 2021 08:00 AM IST
The market will be disappointed with BJP's inability to breach TMC's citadel, but it will take comfort that the BJP has been able to retain power in Assam by overcoming the oft-repeated assertion of its critics, suggest experts.
- May 02, 2021 05:11 PM IST
As trends have set the tone for assembly election outcomes, check out which exit poll has got it right?
- 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 10:02 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Election Result 2021 | Kovilpatti constituency: The constituency witnesses a three-cornered contest, between TTV Dhinakaran, AIADMK Minister Kadambur Raju and CPI(M)’s K. Srinivasan.
- May 02, 2021 09:34 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Election Result 2021 | Coimbatore South constituency: Makkal Needhi Maiam's President Kamal Hassan leads against BJP's Vanathi Srinivasan.
- May 02, 2021 09:08 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Election Result 2021 | Edappadi constituency: CM Edappadi K Palaniswami leads as per early trends
- 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.
- Apr 30, 2021 10:33 AM IST
Several states like Maharashtra, Punjab, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh said they do not have sufficient doses to vaccinate those in the 18-44 age group. Here is the full list:
- Apr 29, 2021 03:13 PM IST
Actor Siddharth took to Twitter to report the incident on April 29 and said that he has recorded all the abusive calls he has received and will be handing them over to the police.
- Apr 26, 2021 02:00 PM IST
The unit was sealed by the state government in May 2018, days after 13 agitators were killed in police firing during a violent anti-Sterlite protest in the southern district.
- Apr 24, 2021 08:20 PM IST
As per the new COVID-19 restrictions that will come into force from 4 am on April 26, cinema theatres, shopping malls, gyms, convention halls, bars, and recreation centres will remain closed.
- Apr 23, 2021 05:23 PM IST
Though the Union government had supported the Vedanta's recent move on April 22, the state government had opposed to it. The state government had then asked the Thoothukudi administration to conduct a public hearing and send its report on April 23, so that they can submit an affidavit before the Supreme Court.
- Apr 23, 2021 12:45 PM IST
In a letter to PM Modi, the chief minister said directions are being issued by National and "certain State regulators," prioritising supplies by individual manufacturers to certain states and restricting Remdesivir sales only within the state where the drug was being produced.
- Apr 20, 2021 01:30 PM IST
States used over 10 crore doses and wasted more than 44 lakh till April 11, an RTI reply has said.
- Apr 19, 2021 03:25 PM IST
The nationwide tally of COVID-19 cases mounted to 1,50,61,919 with a record single-day rise of 2,73,810 coronavirus infections reported on April 19.
- Apr 18, 2021 08:06 PM IST
The Tamil Nadu government has banned inter and intra-state travel of both private and public vehicles during the night curfew, which will be effective from April 20.