India News | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Thursday October 8, 2015
DMK leader MK Stalin has been caught on camera appearing to slap a man who tried to click a selfie with him near Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu today.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 27, 2015
Dressed in bright formal wear and hopping a bicycle, scooter and autorickshaw, DMK Treasurer M K Stalin has gone in for a rapid image makeover, in a bid to reach out to the people especially youth, ahead of the Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu next year.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday September 4, 2015
His party had only six per cent vote share in the last Tamil Nadu elections, when J Jayalalithaa steamrolled all opposition. But Anbumani Ramadoss, aspiring chief minister, believes he has a chance in 2016.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday August 27, 2015
Jayalalithaa, political analysts say, would be hoping that the Master Health Check-Up Scheme would turn into a masterstroke, to win a second consecutive term in elections next year.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Tuesday August 25, 2015
With an eye on elections due next year, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has announced a health check-up programme for women in the state, promising the best of medical diagnostic facilities for free.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday August 20, 2015
In a rare public appearance this morning, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha was present at a function to officially rename Chennai's Adyar IV Main Road, to B Ramachandra Adithanar, in a bid to woo the Nadar community ahead of the state assembly elections next year.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 19, 2015
DMK President M Karunanidhi hoped that the Tamil National Alliance's win in Sri Lanka would give rise to a situation for a permanent solution to travails of Tamils.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 16, 2015
Sounding the poll bugle well ahead of next year's Assembly elections, AIADMK chief and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today told party workers to reach out to all the 5.62 crore voters in Tamil Nadu and announced the appointment of vote canvassers for the mammoth task.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 8, 2015
Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) today said there would be no respite in its struggle against liquor.
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.