The Biggest Stories of November 03, 2014
Nov 3, 2014
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
In a major policy shift, DMK has batted for prohibition for the first time in many years, assuring to take steps for its implementation in Tamil Nadu if the party was voted to power in the assembly elections next year.
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.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 30, 2015
AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is surging ahead of her CPI rival in the RK Nagar constituency, bypoll for which was held on June 27.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 28, 2015
A record turnout of voters marked the bypoll to RK Nagar Assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu, from where Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is seeking re-election after her acquittal in a graft case, while high voting was recorded in five other assembly bypolls spread across as many states.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
The campaign has gathered steam for the June 27 bypoll contest in Tamil Nadu featuring Chief Minister Jayalalithaa as AIADMK workers are going all out to ensure her victory against the lone CPI challenger.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 14, 2015
Decrying the use of money to lure voters in elections, former Union minister P Chidambaram today said it has brought "disgrace" to Tamil Nadu and asked people to take a vow not to accept cash for votes.
Tamil Nadu News | Pres Trust of India | Tuesday June 2, 2015
Ahead of his 92nd birthday on June 3, DMK chief Karunanidhi on Monday exhorted party cadres to put in a planned effort to win the Assembly elections scheduled to be held next year.
India News | Tuesday May 12, 2015
J Jayalalithaa has said that today's high court verdict acquitting her in a corruption case "has paved the way for me to emerge as tested pure gold." Her party, the ruling AIADMK, is planning her return as chief minister of Tamil Nadu, with speculation that it could seek early elections in the state.
NDTVSports | Thursday February 26, 2015
The highly-anticipated Board of Control for Cricket in India's presidential elections will take place on March 2. Will Srinivasan float a "proxy" candidate? Or is it end-game for the Tamil Nadu strongman?
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.
NDTVSports,Press Trust of India | Sunday February 8, 2015
The much-awaited Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the BCCI will be held on March 2 as decided by the working committee which included N. Srinivasan in the capacity of Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) President.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 11, 2015
NDA constituent PMK today urged the Narendra Modi Government to raise the fishermen's issue with the newly sworn-in Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday January 7, 2015
MK Karunanidhi, 92, is running for his 12th term as president of the DMK. In party elections scheduled for Friday, Mr Karunanidhi's younger son, MK Stalin, will also seek re-election as Treasurer, which makes him No 3 in the party's hierarchy.
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Vishnu Varma | Tuesday December 30, 2014
Actor Salman Khan has earned the ire of political parties in Tamil Nadu for agreeing to campaign for Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa in elections to be held in that country next month.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday November 13, 2014
After its impressive wins in Maharashtra and Haryana, the BJP aims to continue its wining spree in Tamil Nadu, which is headed for assembly polls in 2016. Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy, the man who was in charge of Maharashtra, is the party in-charge of the state.
India News | Reuters | Wednesday November 5, 2014
Rumblings of dissent are growing against the Gandhi family, five months after their party, the Congress, met with the most resounding electoral defeat in its 129-year history.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Thursday October 30, 2014
DMK is trying to cobble together a mega alliance by wooing back former allies, PMK and MDMK, who are currently part of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance or NDA.
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 | Friday June 6, 2014
Putting behind its bitter poll debacle, DMK today set up a six-member team of senior party leaders to recommend measures to restructure and revitalise its district units ahead of the assembly elections in 2016.
South | Sam Daniel Stalin (With PTI inputs) | Tuesday June 3, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi today amidst speculation that the BJP is trying to lure her party, the AIADMK, into the NDA fold to seek its support in the Rajya Sabha where the ruling party is in a minority.
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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 24, 2014
Opposing the invitation to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa for Narendra Modi's swearing-in as Prime Minister, BJP ally MDMK today announced a black flag demonstration against the head of the island republic in Delhi on May 26.