Tn Polls(Search results - 36)
Top StoriesMar 13, 2021, 2:43 PM IST
Stalin releases DMK manifesto for TN polls; promises petrol prices reduction, 12-month maternity leave
The manifesto also promised to take steps to seek an early report from the commission step up to probe the death of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa.
Top StoriesFeb 18, 2021, 10:11 AM IST
'BJP can't play major role in Tamil Nadu alliance, AIADMK will accommodate it'
In a freewheeling interview with Asianet Newsable's Yacoob, AIADMK national spokesperson V Pugazhendhi spoke on the scope of the party's alliance with the BJP, the impact of the return of VK Sasikala and the key issues this election season.
Jun 1, 2016, 3:49 PM IST
TN Polls: HC not to disqualify bribery-accused candidates
The Madras High Court refused to disqualify candidates who allegedly indulged in bribery in Aravakurichi and Thanjavur Assembly constituencies, where elections had been cancelled by the EC
May 21, 2016, 5:57 AM IST
TN polls: Captain Vijayakanth’s ship sinks
The DMDK polled less the six percent required to be a recognised state party, proving once again that the AIADMK and DMK are the only two lead actors in the state
May 18, 2016, 3:05 PM IST
Necessary arrangements made for counting in rain-hit areas
Chief Electoral Officer Rajesh Lakhoni said the officials had been directed to provide adequate arrangements including generators at the counting centres in rain-hit areas to ensure uninterrupted power supply.
Several parts of the state, including the city, were experiencing rains for the past three days under the influence of a deep depression in the Bay of Bengal.
However, the Met office has forecast gradual decrease in rainfall with the deep depression moving to Andhra Pradesh coast.
Tamil Nadu recorded total vote per centage of 74.26% with more women voting than men.
May 16, 2016, 12:04 PM IST
TN Polls: Rains undeter voters, 63% vote by 3 pm
Polling for 232 Assembly seats in Tamil Nadu continued at a brisk pace, with over 63% of the electorate casting their votes by 3 pm
May 16, 2016, 4:27 AM IST
TN polls: 42% voters turnout till 1 pm
The Election officials will decide on the extension of polling beyond 6 pm soon. the DMK has demanded an extension of polling hours due to weather conditions
May 15, 2016, 10:07 AM IST
Not much to choose from for voters in TN polls
The choice for Tamil Nadu's voters is between the avaricious dynasty of DMK, the megalomania of AIADMK and a bunch of blathering clowns, writes Charu Nivedita
May 14, 2016, 6:13 AM IST
TN Polls: DMK's Nazeem on a quest for sixth straight term
With a multi-cornered contest in Karaikal South constituency, DMK's AMH Nazeem faces the toughest fight in his quest for a sixth straight term in the Puducherry Assembly
May 13, 2016, 4:34 PM IST
Simbu makes up for ‘Beep Song’ with ‘Vote Song'
Kollywood actor, director and singer Silambarasan - popular as Simbu, is in the news for his 'Vote Song', which is spreading like wildfire among the Tamil listeners
May 12, 2016, 3:47 PM IST
Punjabi man tests his electoral fortunes in TN polls
In a rare instance of a north Indian testing electoral fortunes in the Dravidian heartland, a 66-year old retired IAS officer, a native of Punjab, is fighting the Assembly polls in Tamil Nadu on a AIMKMK ticket
May 12, 2016, 11:27 AM IST
TN Polls: When you can't tell opinion polls from party propaganda
In Tamil Nadu's fractured media landscape, it's hard to differentiate between pre-poll surveys and party propaganda
May 11, 2016, 3:31 AM IST
TN polls: Number of candidates with criminal records doubles
In Tamil Nadu, which will go to polls on May 16, there has been a spike in the number of election candidates with criminal records
May 10, 2016, 3:30 PM IST
13 lakh voters take 100% ethical voting pledge
A total of 13.15 lakh voters took 100% ethical voting pledge in the district, which has 10 assembly constituencies, for the May 16 elections