TN, Kerala, Pondy see low voter turnout in comparison to previous Assembly polls

New Delhi, Apr 6 (UNI) Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry, which went for single-phase Assembly polls on Tuesday, recorded nearly 65, 70 and 78 per cent voting till 1800 hrs, according to Election Commission of India.

The voter turnout declined in comparison to prev

39.61 % polling till 1300 hrs in TN : CEO, senior citizen dies after casting vote, 5 injured in roof collapse

Chennai, Apr 6 (UNI) Moderate to brisk polling was reported as an estimated 39.61 per cent of the total 6.29 crore electorate have cast their ballots till 1300 hrs, as the single phase polling in one of the most fiercely contested Assembly elections apart 

Jaya's close-aide Sasikala's name not in voter's list, did not vote

Chennai, Apr 6 (UNI) As Tamil Nadu started exercising the democratic duty to elect its 16th Assembly, Ms V K Sasikala, a close-aide of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, could not cast her ballot as her name has been ‘removed’ from the voters list, even as single pha

Actors Rajini, Kamal, Ajith, Tamilisai, OPS, PC, Stalin among early voters

Chennai, Apr 6 (UNI) Prominent actors, Rajinikanth, Ajith, actor-politician and Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) Foundr Kamal Haasan Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam, and Opposition DMK President M K Stalin are among the early voters to exercise their democratic righ

TN development possible only if dynastic, corrupt DMK-Cong combine is defeated - Amit Shah

Chennai/Tirunelveli, Apr 3 (UNI) Launching a blistering attack on the Opposition DMK and its ally, the Congress, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said Tamil Nadu's development is possible only if the dynastic and corrupt DMK-Congress allianceis eliminated i

Modi-fication of game in playing Tamil card

By V.Mariappan

Chennai, Apr 3 (UNI) The white beard glistening in synch with crystal-like glasses, face cool as cucumber and the slightly receding hairline from the forehead coupled with dense white strands of hair flowing from the head down to the n

DMK, Cong have mastered the art of spreading lies : PM

Madurai, Apr 2 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday slammed the DMK and its ally, the Congress, and said these two parties have mastered the art of not working and spreading lies about those who actually work  Addressing an election rally head of the April six A

TN has to be run from TN, not from Delhi : Rahul

Chennai, Mar 28 (UNI) Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Sunday slammed the BJP and the RSS and said Tamil Nadu has to be run from Tamil Nadu and not from Delhi. 
Addressing a n election meeting in the city to canvass votes for the candidates of

Cong releases manifesto, promises total prohibition in TN

Chennai, Mar 16 (UNI) The Tamil Nadu Congress Committee (TNCC) on Tuesday released its manifesto for the April six Assembly elections,promising to introduce total prohibition, restoration of powers to the local bodies, five year tax exemption for new entrepreneurs, besi

DMK,s manifesto promises Rs 4,000 for ration card holders, reduction of milk, fuel, LPG prices

Chennai, Mar 13 (UNI) The Opposition DMK in Tamil Nadu on Saturday made a slew of promises in its election manifesto that included Rs 4,000 each for ration card holders, besides reducing the prices of aavin milk, petrol, diesel and cooking LPG gas cylinders and scr