In parched Chennai, a few watering holes for birds

The Forest department is contemplating a takeover of some water tanks around the Pallikarnai marshland to better sustain the water network.

published on : 14th June 2019

2,000 Aadhaar cards dumped on Tamil Nadu's river bank: Revenue officials

The cards meant for distribution to the owners had not been apparently delivered by the post office concerned, the officials said.

published on : 17th May 2019

Interview | Enough of the tamasha! We need new leaders, says Prakash Raj

Prakash Raj is in the fray this year from the Bangalore Central constituency as an Independent and he tells us in an exclusive chat why people will think it through and help him make history.

published on : 8th April 2019

Godavari and Cauvery to be linked at cost of Rs 60,000 crore: Tamil Nadu CM Edappadi K Palaniswami

EPS visited Nagapattinam and Tiruvarur districts on Saturday to campaign for Lok Sabha elections.

published on : 31st March 2019

Model poll code: Rs 50 lakh seized in Tiruvarur

When contacted, Revenue Divisional Officer Murugadas told Express that the cash had been deposited with the nodal officer.

published on : 12th March 2019

Reply whether Centre was consulted before cancelling Thiruvarur by-election, Madras HC directs ECI

Vedha submitted that the ECI has no power to cancel the by-election without consulting with the Central Government and sought for a direction to quash the cancellation order.

published on : 23rd January 2019

Madras HC asks if Election Commission had discussed with Centre before postponing Tiruvar by-election

The bypoll for the Tiruvar constituency which was scheduled to be held on January 28 was postponed by the Election Commission.

published on : 23rd January 2019

Stalin begins his 'grama sabha' meetings, accuses Election Commission of India of acting at behest of Centre

The bye-poll to the Tiruvarur constituency, vacant since the death of Stalin's father M Karunanidhi, the late DMK chief, on August 7, 2018, was rescinded on Monday.

published on : 9th January 2019

Nine reasons why the Election Commission cancelled Tiruvarur bypoll in Tamil Nadu

The commission also revealed that Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary Girija Vaidyanathan had, on Dec 3, urged it not to hold the bypoll till April citing the ongoing relief works.

published on : 7th January 2019

Bypoll to Thiruvarur Assembly constituency rescinded

Various political parties were asking the election commission not to conduct the bypolls now since the restoration and rehabilitation works are going on Thiruvarur.

published on : 7th January 2019

Parties seek deferring of bye-poll; report sent to Election Commission

The by-election was necessitated by the death of former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi.

published on : 6th January 2019

Gratuitous relief, Pongal gift hampers allowed in Tiruvarur

Already, the Chief Secretary Girija Vaidyanathan had sought permission from EC to continue the issue of relief materials to people affected by the cyclone in Tiruvarur constituency.  

published on : 5th January 2019

Will the by-election to Tiruvarur constituency be deferred?

The CEO has sought a report from the Returning Officer of Tiruvarur to give his ‘assessment’ about the situation prevailing there.

published on : 5th January 2019

DMK, AMMK name Tiruvarur bye-poll candidates 

DMK, which is fighting to retain a seat held by its late party patriarch M Karunanidhi, has chosen its Tiruvarur district secretary ‘Poondi’ Kalaivanan as the candidate.

published on : 5th January 2019

DMK nominates 'Poondi' Kalaivanan for Thiruvarur bypoll

Kalaivanan was DMK's Tiruvarur district secretary since 2007, who was elected to the post soon after the murder of his brother 'Poondi' K Kalaiselvam, who had held the post.

published on : 4th January 2019
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