Tamil Nadu News | Agencies | Tuesday June 30, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has won her election to the state legislature with a margin of 1.5 lakh votes.
Chennai News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday June 30, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, unsurprisingly, won her election to the state legislature by a massive margin.
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 28, 2015
An assembly by-election here that AIADMK leader J Jayalalithaa must win to remain the Tamil Nadu chief minister ended today evening with tens of thousands voting.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 27, 2015
Voters of RK Nagar Assembly constituency, from where Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is seeking re-election post her acquittal in a wealth case, turned up in good numbers today to cast their votes, with 35.5 per cent voting recorded till noon.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday June 27, 2015
The by-election in Tamil Nadu's Radhakrishnan (RK) Nagar consituency has seen a voter turnout of 63.5 per cent till 4 pm, with people still queueing outside polling stations. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is making a bid to be re-elected to the Assembly, after once again taking charge of the state on May 23.
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday June 23, 2015
Barely a month after being back in the top post, Tamil Nadu chief minster J Jayalalithaa is on a whirlwind election campaign. She is the candidate from Chennai's RK Nagar - a safe seat vacated by AIADMK's P Vetrivel.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday June 5, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today filed nomination papers to contest a by-election from Chennai's RK Nagar seat, to be held on June 27.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 31, 2015
AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa today announced a 50-member team, including 28 of her ministers as election in-charge for the June 27 bypoll to Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency, from where she is contesting to return as a lawmaker.
Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
N. Srinivasan was allowed by the Supreme Court to exercise the vote of Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) as its authorised representative in the BCCI election in Chennai.
Tamil Nadu News | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday February 19, 2015
The incomprehensible breadth of Arvind Kejriwal's victory in the Delhi election is spawning some serious attempts at cloning.
Tamil Nadu News | Monday February 16, 2015
NDA ally PMK today decided to form an alternative front for next year's Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu and declared its youth wing chief and former Union minister Anbumani Ramadoss as its chief ministerial candidate while urging its cadres to emulate Aam Aadmi Party convener Arvind Kejriwal to emerge victorious.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 13, 2015
Polling commenced today in Srirangam Assembly constituency which is facing by-election to fill up the vacancy caused by disqualification of AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa following her conviction in a disproportionate assets case.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Chief Election Commisisoner VS Sampath has said the schedule for the bypoll will be announced after the ongoing revision of electoral rolls.
India News | Barkha Dutt | Thursday November 6, 2014
Days after the Congress - already a spent force in Tamil Nadu - was split by GK Vasan, the party should abandon "bravado" by professing that "people quitting doesn't matter." That's the blunt assessment of Karti Chidambaram, the 42-year-old lawyer who, like every other Congressman from the state, lost the national election in May.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Elections to AIADMK's General Secretary post, held by party supremo and Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, will be held in Chennai on August 29 with the process starting from tomorrow.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday August 18, 2014
AIADMK General Secretary and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today named P Venugopal as Parliamentary Party leader following the election of M Thambidurai as Lok Sabha Deputy Speaker.
India News | Edited by Sugam Singhal | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa called the Prime Minister this evening to thank him for enabling the election of her partyman, M Thambidurai, as the Deputy Speaker of the Lok Sabha.
India News | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Friday May 30, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, Tamil Nadu chief minister, will meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi on June 3, amid the buzz that she is in talks with the ruling BJP to join the central government.
Elections News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday May 25, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa will boycott prime minister-elect Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony tomorrow, sources have told NDTV.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 25, 2014
After MDMK, another BJP ally in Tamil Nadu, Vijayakant-led DMDK, today opposed Narendra Modi's invitation to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to attend his swearing-in on Monday. The party said Mr Rajapaksa's presence is not acceptable to it and sought for a review of the same.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
DMK president M Karunanidhi today said Narendra Modi's invitation to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa for his swearing-in was "not acceptable and unwelcome" by Tamils all over the world and urged the BJP leader to drop the initiative.
Elections News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday May 23, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today described as "unfortunate" Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi's move to invite Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa for his oath ceremony.
Elections News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday May 22, 2014
The highest turnout of voters in the 16th Lok Sabha election was recorded in the northeastern state of Nagaland, with 87.82 percent of electors exercising their franchise, while the lowest turnout of 49.52 percent was in Jammu and Kashmir, the Election Commission said on Thursday.
Elections News | Edited by Swati Gupta | Thursday May 22, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's silence on the invitation extended by Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapakse to attend his oath ceremony, has drawn more attention than the vocal protests of other leaders in the state.