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"Good Publicity": DMK Chief's Son On Income Tax Raids Ahead Of Polls

"Good Publicity": DMK Chief's Son On Income Tax Raids Ahead Of Polls

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday April 03, 2021, Chennai

Tamil Nadu Assembly PolIs: Income Tax raids have given DMK "good publicity" ahead of next week's election, Udhayanidhi Stalin - son of party boss MK Stalin - told NDTV, a day after contentious searches at properties belonging to Mr Stalin's son-in-la

Tamil Nadu Election 2021: DMK Leader Kanimozhi Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Tamil Nadu Election 2021: DMK Leader Kanimozhi Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Swati Sharma | Saturday April 03, 2021, Chennai

Ahead of the Tamil Nadu elections, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader and MP Kanimozhi has tested positive for coronavirus.

1.36 Lakhs Found, Returned, After Raids On Home Of DMK Chief's Son-In-Law

1.36 Lakhs Found, Returned, After Raids On Home Of DMK Chief's Son-In-Law

Reported by Arvind Gunasekar, Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Saturday April 03, 2021, Chennai/New Delhi

The Income Tax Department found only Rs 1.36 lakh in cash after a day-long raid of the Chennai residence of DMK chief MK Stalin's daughter and son-in-law, sources told NDTV on Saturday, adding that no other seizure was made

DMK Leader MK Stalin's Son's Comments About Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj Trigger Row

DMK Leader MK Stalin's Son's Comments About Arun Jaitley, Sushma Swaraj Trigger Row

Reported by Arvind Gunasekar, Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Friday April 02, 2021, New Delhi

Campaigning for the Tamil Nadu election sank to a new low on Friday, after DMK leader Udhayanidhi Stalin - who is party boss MK Stalin's son - allegedly said that the late Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jaitley died because of pressure from PM Modi

Kamal Haasan ''Super-NOTA'', Party Won't Win Any Seat: Karti Chidambaram

Kamal Haasan ''Super-NOTA'', Party Won't Win Any Seat: Karti Chidambaram

Press Trust of India | Friday April 02, 2021, New Delhi

Congress leader Karti Chidambaram on Friday dubbed Kamal Haasan a "super-NOTA" and said the actor-turned-politician's Makkal Neethi Maiam (MNM) will not win a single seat in the Tamil Nadu Assembly polls as it is "not a sustainable political party".

"Tamil Culture Is Important": PM Plays Jallikattu Card Ahead Of Polls

"Tamil Culture Is Important": PM Plays Jallikattu Card Ahead Of Polls

Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Friday April 02, 2021, Madurai

Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls: In Tamil Nadu to campaign for the AIADMK-BJP alliance ahead of next week's election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi played the 'Jallikattu' card to appeal to voters in Madurai - where the controversial activity is popular

"Surprised Stalin Is Speaking Against Corruption": Amit Shah In Tamil Nadu

"Surprised Stalin Is Speaking Against Corruption": Amit Shah In Tamil Nadu

ANI | Thursday April 01, 2021, Puducherry

Union Home Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Amit Shah on Thursday said that the National Democratic Alliance is going ahead on the path of development whereas United Progressive Alliance (UPA) is on the path of corruption.

A Raja Barred From Campaigning For 48 Hours Over Remarks Against EPS

A Raja Barred From Campaigning For 48 Hours Over Remarks Against EPS

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday April 01, 2021, New Delhi

DMK's A Raja was barred from campaigning for 48 hours by the Election Commission, which called his remarks against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E Palaniswamy "obscene" and against the "dignity of motherhood of women".

"Didn't Demean Women, Chief Minister's Mother": A Raja To Election Body

"Didn't Demean Women, Chief Minister's Mother": A Raja To Election Body

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Harish Pullanoor | Wednesday March 31, 2021, Chennai

DMK leader A Raja today responded to an EC notice saying he had not made any speech that would demean women or mothers as the AIADMK alleged. The former Union Minister said he had only used a simile while responding to the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister.

Amid Covid Surge, Tamil Nadu Extends Partial Lockdown Till April-End

Amid Covid Surge, Tamil Nadu Extends Partial Lockdown Till April-End

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday March 31, 2021, Chennai

Tamil Nadu has extended its ongoing partial lockdown till April 30, during which Covid containment measures will be intensified and safety measures -- including mask usage and social distancing -- will be strictly enforced. International air travel p

Cars Of Tamil Nadu Speaker, State Minister Collide On Way To PM Modi's Rally

Cars Of Tamil Nadu Speaker, State Minister Collide On Way To PM Modi's Rally

Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 30, 2021, Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal and Municipal Administration Minister SP Velumani escaped unhurt after their cars collided near Tirupur, while they were going to attend an election rally in Dharapuram, to be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi this afternoon.

Tamil Nadu Polls: K Palaniswami Campaigns For BJP's Kushboo Sundar

Tamil Nadu Polls: K Palaniswami Campaigns For BJP's Kushboo Sundar

ANI | Monday March 29, 2021, Chennai

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Monday campaigned for BJP candidate Kushboo Sundar in Thousand Lights constituency.

DMK's A Raja Apologises For Offensive Remark Against Tamil Nadu's EPS

DMK's A Raja Apologises For Offensive Remark Against Tamil Nadu's EPS

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Swati Bhasin | Monday March 29, 2021, Chennai

A Raja, DMK leader, has apologised for offensive remark against Tami Nadu Chief Minister and his mother.

Tamil Nadu's EPS Chokes Up Over DMK Leader's Taunt: "People Will Punish"

Tamil Nadu's EPS Chokes Up Over DMK Leader's Taunt: "People Will Punish"

Written by Uma Sudhir | Monday March 29, 2021, Chennai

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami, who has been the target of DMK leader A Raja's jibes including one comparing him to "MK Stalin's Slipper", almost broke down on Sunday while campaigning for the April 6 election as he spoke about what he called "hurtful" comments against him and his mother.

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister "Trapped" As He's "Corrupt", Alleges Rahul Gandhi

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister "Trapped" As He's "Corrupt", Alleges Rahul Gandhi

Press Trust of India | Sunday March 28, 2021, Chennai

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday lashed out at AIADMK top leader and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami alleging he is trapped due to graft and he bowed in front of Union Home Minister Amit Shah as he had indulged in corruption.