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Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls: Sitting AIADMK MLA Joins TTV Dhinakaran's AMMK

Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls: Sitting AIADMK MLA Joins TTV Dhinakaran's AMMK

ANI | Thursday March 11, 2021, Chennai (Tamil Nadu)

Sattur AIADMK MLA Rajavarman joined the TTV Dhinakaran's Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) on Thursday in Chennai.

Kamal Haasan's Party Gives First List Of 70 Names For Tamil Nadu Polls

Kamal Haasan's Party Gives First List Of 70 Names For Tamil Nadu Polls

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday March 10, 2021, Chennai

Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan today released the first list of 70 candidates for the Tamil Nadu election to be held on April 6.

Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls: TTV Dhinakaran's AMMK Releases First List Of Candidates

Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls: TTV Dhinakaran's AMMK Releases First List Of Candidates

ANI | Wednesday March 10, 2021, Chennai (Tamil Nadu)

A day after stitching an alliance with All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul-Muslimeen (AIMIM), TTV Dhinakaran's Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) on Wednesday released the first list of 15 candidates for Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu.

2 Hide Gold Paste In Rectum, Caught At Coimbatore Airport: Report

2 Hide Gold Paste In Rectum, Caught At Coimbatore Airport: Report

Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 09, 2021, Coimbatore

Customs officials have seized about 600 grams of gold in paste form from two people who arrived by an Air Arabia flight, sources said on Tuesday.

Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls: "No Tacit Help To AIADMK Or BJP", Says TTV Dhinkaran On New Alliance

Tamil Nadu Assembly Polls: "No Tacit Help To AIADMK Or BJP", Says TTV Dhinkaran On New Alliance

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday March 09, 2021, Chennai

TTV Dhinakaran, the chief of the AMMK, denied today that his tie-up with Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM would help Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK and its ally BJP by splitting the opposition votes in the state election next month. In an interview to NDTV, Mr Dhinakaran stressed that he had not defied his aunt VK Sasikala, who had called for a united fight against a common enemy.

Upset Over Seats, Actor Vijayakanth's DMDK Quits AIADMK-BJP Alliance

Upset Over Seats, Actor Vijayakanth's DMDK Quits AIADMK-BJP Alliance

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Swati Bhasin | Tuesday March 09, 2021, Chennai/ New Delhi

Actor Vijayakanth's DMDK has quit AIADMK-BJP alliance ahead of Tamil Nadu polls next month.

Kamal Haasan's Party To Fight In 154 Seats In Tamil Nadu, Rest For 2 Allies

Kamal Haasan's Party To Fight In 154 Seats In Tamil Nadu, Rest For 2 Allies

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Aman Dwivedi | Tuesday March 09, 2021, Chennai

Actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan's party Makkal Needhi Maiam (MKM) on Monday announced contesting on 154 out of 234 assembly seats in Tamil Nadu assembly elections.

Asaduddin Owaisi's Party Ties Up With TTV Dhinakaran's AMMK In Tamil Nadu

Asaduddin Owaisi's Party Ties Up With TTV Dhinakaran's AMMK In Tamil Nadu

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin , Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday March 08, 2021, Chennai

After its Bihar election splash, Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM has tied up with TTV Dhinakaran's Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) for the Tamil Nadu polls next month.

Tamil Nadu Makes E-Pass Mandatory For All Travellers, 3 States Exempted

Tamil Nadu Makes E-Pass Mandatory For All Travellers, 3 States Exempted

Press Trust of India | Sunday March 07, 2021, Chennai

Tamil Nadu has made it mandatory for overseas and domestic passengers, except those from Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh and the neighbouring Puducherry union territory to have an e-pass to be allowed entry into the state.

"We Will Win Big": DMK, Congress Seal Alliance Deal In Tamil Nadu

"We Will Win Big": DMK, Congress Seal Alliance Deal In Tamil Nadu

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Arun Nair | Saturday March 06, 2021, Chennai

The DMK has allotted 25 seats to ally Congress for next month's elections in Tamil Nadu. The national party has also been allotted the Kanyakumari Lok Sabha seat that would go for bypolls following the death of Congress MP Vasanthakumar.

BJP Nominates Pon Radhakrishnan For Kanyakumari Lok Sabha Bypoll

BJP Nominates Pon Radhakrishnan For Kanyakumari Lok Sabha Bypoll

Press Trust of India | Saturday March 06, 2021, New Delhi/Chennai

The BJP on Saturday named senior party leader and former Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan as its candidate for the April 6 bypoll to the Kanyakumari Lok Sabha constituency in Tamil Nadu.

CPI Gets 6 Seats In Alliance With DMK For Tamil Nadu Election

CPI Gets 6 Seats In Alliance With DMK For Tamil Nadu Election

ANI | Saturday March 06, 2021, Chennai (Tamil Nadu)

Communist Party of India (CPI) has been allotted six seats in the alliance with Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) for the 2021 assembly election in Tamil Nadu which is scheduled to be held on April 6.

AIADMK Allots 20 Seats To BJP For Tamil Nadu Election

AIADMK Allots 20 Seats To BJP For Tamil Nadu Election

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin , Edited by Aman Dwivedi | Saturday March 06, 2021, Chennai

The ruling AIADMK on Friday allotted 20 seats to its ally BJP for the upcoming Tamil Nadu assembly election. This is three less than the 23 seats allotted to the other regional ally, PMK. The names of the seats that would go to the BJP are yet to be released. The national party has also been allotted the Kanyakumari Lok Sabha seat that would go for bye polls following the death of Congress MP Vasanthakumar.

"Rahul Gandhi Held Surrogate Poll Campaign": Tamil Nadu BJP's Complaint

"Rahul Gandhi Held Surrogate Poll Campaign": Tamil Nadu BJP's Complaint

Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Thursday March 04, 2021, Chennai

The BJP in Tamil Nadu has accused Congress MP Rahul Gandhi of violating the Model Code of Conduct ahead of next month's Assembly election - by holding a "surrogate election campaign" during an interaction with school students

Elephant, Beaten By Mahouts, Sent To Back To Tamil Nadu Temple: Report

Elephant, Beaten By Mahouts, Sent To Back To Tamil Nadu Temple: Report

Press Trust of India | Thursday March 04, 2021, Coimbatore

The elephant from Andal Temple in Srivilliputhur, who was beaten up by a mahout and his assistant while in the rejuvenation camp, was sent back in the early hours of Thursday.