Will A Raja pass Nilgiris' 2G referendum?
Apr 20, 2014
On the campaign trail with Chidambarams
Mar 31, 2014
Election 2014 | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin and A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday April 17, 2014
A member of the DMK has earned the dubious distinction of becoming the first law-maker from Tamil Nadu to be disqualified from Parliament because he has been found guilty of corruption charges.
Election 2014 | Sam Daniel Stalin (With PTI inputs) | Monday April 14, 2014
The buzz is that Mr Modi will seek the actor's endorsement for the Lok Sabha polls.
Election 2014 | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday April 13, 2014
Mr Modi will meet the superstar in Chennai on Sunday, reportedly to seek his endorsement
South | Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday April 10, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and her close aide N Sasikala today failed to appear in a Chennai court in connection with a case that was registered against them for their refusal to file income tax returns between 1991 and 1994.
Election 2014 | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday April 4, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today said that her party "will challenge the Election Commission's rule" which she described as arbitrary and over-reaching.
South | Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday April 3, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today cited an amendment in the Criminal Procedure Code, or CrPC, to skip a hearing in a Chennai court in a case relating to her failure to file income tax returns for two consecutive years (1991-92 and 1992-9...
Election 2014 | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday March 30, 2014
With the rupee at an eight-month-high and Sensex at an all-time high, Finance Minister P Chidambaram slams theories that attribute this to the hope rally due to the euphoria that BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi could lead the next gov...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday March 28, 2014
A day after India chose to abstain from voting on a United Nations resolution against Sri Lanka that sought an international investigation into the alleged war crimes during the final phase of the island's civil war which ended in 2009, Union Ministe...
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday March 26, 2014
Opinion polls have predicted that M Karunanidhi's DMK will not win in this year's general elections, half the seats it had won in 2009. His son MK Alagiri reckons that is a generous assessment.
Election 2014 | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday March 25, 2014
If MK Alagiri's goal was to be a free agent ahead of the national election, he skipped past the finish line today. He was expelled from the DMK by his father and party chief M Karunanidhi.
Election 2014 | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday March 21, 2014
The BJP has accused Finance Minister P Chidambaram of "running away" from contesting the national election because he is "not ready to face the public."
Election 2014 | Sunil Prabhu, Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday March 21, 2014
Union minister P Chidambaram will not be contesting the Lok Sabha elections, the Congress announced this evening. His son, Karti P Chidambaram, has been given a ticket by the party to contest from the Sivaganga constituency in Tamil Nadu.
Election 2014 | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Thursday March 20, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has been asked to appear in a Chennai court on April 3 to face criminal charges for not filing her income tax returns 20 years ago.
Election 2014 | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday March 19, 2014
MK Alagiri has been declared a no-go zone by his party, the DMK, which is headed by his father, M Karunanidhi.
Election 2014 | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday March 18, 2014
A Vijayakanth, better known as Captain, tried today to persuade the Nilgiris to turn its back on A Raja, who it elected to Parliament in 2009.
Election 2014 | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Swati Gupta | Tuesday March 18, 2014
MK Alagiri's attempted detente with his father saw him indicating that he will not launch his own party in Tamil Nadu -not yet, anyway.
Election 2014 | Sam Daniel | Tuesday March 18, 2014
The meeting with his supporters in Madurai was meant to conclude with an announcement on MK Alagiri's plan to launch a new party. But in the end, the suspended DMK leader appeared to soften his stand.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday March 17, 2014
One person has been killed after a member of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) opened fire inside the Neyveli Lignite Corporation plant in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore district.
Election 2014 | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday March 17, 2014
MK Alagiri will meet his supporters in Madurai today to decide his next course of action after he was dropped from the DMK's list of Lok Sabha candidates for Tamil Nadu.
Election 2014 | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Swati Gupta | Friday March 14, 2014
Far away from Chennai, in 32-degree heat, MK Stalin is today setting in motion his party's campaign in Kanyakumari, starting with the southern tip of Tamil Nadu.