Tamil Nadu News

Tamil Nadu Governor Invites MK Stalin To Form Government

Tamil Nadu Governor Invites MK Stalin To Form Government

Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 05, 2021, Chennai

Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Wednesday appointed DMK president MK Stalin as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and invited him to form the government after he staked claim, submitting a letter on his election as legislature party leader.

DMK Chief MK Stalin To Be Sworn-In As Tamil Nadu Chief Minister on May 7

DMK Chief MK Stalin To Be Sworn-In As Tamil Nadu Chief Minister on May 7

Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 04, 2021, Chennai

DMK president MK Stalin was on Tuesday unanimously elected as legislature party leader and he is to be sworn-in as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on May 7.

MK Stalin Declares Journalists In Tamil Nadu As Frontline Workers

MK Stalin Declares Journalists In Tamil Nadu As Frontline Workers

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday May 04, 2021, Chennai

Journalists, photojournalists and camerapersons working in print and broadcast media in Tamil Nadu would be treated as frontline workers, the soon-to-be Chief Minister, MK Stalin, announced on Tuesday. They would now be eligible for all due rights an

Video Shows DMK Men Vandalising 'Amma Canteen' Boards, Party Sacks Them

Video Shows DMK Men Vandalising 'Amma Canteen' Boards, Party Sacks Them

Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 04, 2021, Chennai

A video clip of two DMK men removing and throwing away two flex boards embossed with the name and picture of 'Amma' from a state-run canteen in Chennai went viral today and they were expelled from the party.

Tamil Nadu Assembly Dissolves As Governor Accepts EPS's Resignation

Tamil Nadu Assembly Dissolves As Governor Accepts EPS's Resignation

Press Trust of India | Monday May 03, 2021, Chennai

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami tendered his resignation and that of his cabinet and Governor Banwarilal Purohit accepted it, the Raj Bhavan said on Monday.

DMK's MK Stalin Recreates 2019 Magic, Wins Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls In Style

DMK's MK Stalin Recreates 2019 Magic, Wins Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls In Style

Press Trust of India | Monday May 03, 2021, Chennai

Building a strong narrative over the years against the AIADMK and BJP-led governments in Tamil Nadu and the Centre, DMK president M K Stalin reaped huge success in Assembly polls.

AIADMK Thanks Voters, Says It Has Great Responsibility As Opposition

AIADMK Thanks Voters, Says It Has Great Responsibility As Opposition

Press Trust of India | Monday May 03, 2021, Chennai

The AIADMK, which tasted defeat at the hands of arch-rival DMK after a decade in office, on Monday said it bowed to the people's verdict and that it has greater responsibility to discharge as an opposition party.

MK Stalin Thanks People Of Tamil Nadu For Voting DMK To Power

MK Stalin Thanks People Of Tamil Nadu For Voting DMK To Power

Press Trust of India | Sunday May 02, 2021, Chennai

DMK president M K Stalin, who is set to become the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for the first time, on Sunday thanked the people for voting his party to power and assured them that he would truthfully work for them.

Tamil Nadu Assembly Poll: Kamal Haasan Leading From Coimbatore South

Tamil Nadu Assembly Poll: Kamal Haasan Leading From Coimbatore South

ANI | Sunday May 02, 2021, Chennai (Tamil Nadu)

As the counting of votes for the single-phased Tamil Nadu Assembly elections is underway, early trends show Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan leading from Coimbatore (South) constituency.

Assembly Election Results 2021: Stalin-Led DMK Heads For Big Win In Tamil Nadu

Assembly Election Results 2021: Stalin-Led DMK Heads For Big Win In Tamil Nadu

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday May 02, 2021, New Delhi

The opposition DMK-Congress alliance is heading for a big win in the 234-member Tamil Nadu assembly. The DMK and its allies are leading in 144 seats. The ruling AIDMK which started the day with a lead on 95 seats -- is now leading in 88 seats.

Tamil Nadu Election Results 2021 Updates: DMK Alliance Leading In 155 Seats, AIADMK+ In 78

Tamil Nadu Election Results 2021 Updates: DMK Alliance Leading In 155 Seats, AIADMK+ In 78

Edited by Stela Dey | Sunday May 02, 2021, New Delhi

Tamil Nadu election results: In Tamil Nadu, the DMK has crossed the half-way mark in early leads, ahead of the ruling AIADMK, which has an alliance with the BJP.

19,588 New Covid Cases In Tamil Nadu, 147 Deaths In Record Daily High

19,588 New Covid Cases In Tamil Nadu, 147 Deaths In Record Daily High

Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Saturday May 01, 2021, Chennai

Tamil Nadu on Saturday recorded an all-time high in daily COVID-19 related fatalities at 147 and 19,588 new cases, pushing the death count to 14,193 and the caseload to 11,86,344.

Election Commission Goes To Supreme Court Over High Court's "Murder" Rap

Election Commission Goes To Supreme Court Over High Court's "Murder" Rap

Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Debanish Achom | Saturday May 01, 2021, New Delhi

The Election Commission has complained to the Supreme Court against what it called "blatantly disparaging remarks" by the Madras High Court over holding polls amid the deadly second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic.

DMK Set To Win In Tamil Nadu, Shows Poll Of Exit Polls

DMK Set To Win In Tamil Nadu, Shows Poll Of Exit Polls

Edited by Debanish Achom | Thursday April 29, 2021, Chennai

The DMK is predicted to come to power in Tamil Nadu, according to a poll of exit polls. MK Stalin's DMK and allies are forecast to win at least 165 seats, while the AIADMK and its allies are predicted to win 66 seats.

Have You Not Learnt From Covid, High Court Asks Tamil Nadu Government

Have You Not Learnt From Covid, High Court Asks Tamil Nadu Government

Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 27, 2021, Chennai

The Madras High Court on Tuesday asked the Tamil Nadu government if it had not learnt a lesson from the COVID-19 pandemic that one cannot fight against nature.