Tamil Nadu News


Tamil Nadu polls: Protests erupt across state as Dravidian majors feel heat of those who missed tickets

Millions of supporters, lakhs of cadre, thousands of functionaries, and several hundreds of leaders... all vying for a mere 234 seats in the Assembly.

published : 12 Mar 2021

Rahul Gandhi gifts running shoes to aspiring 11-year-old sprinter from Kanniyakumari

On March 1, when Rahul Gandhi was campaigning in the district, he came across Antony Felix (11) and his friends who were holding pictures of Congress leaders.

published : 12 Mar 2021

Teachers fear defacing of school walls with poll posters

With government schools set to turn polling booths, teachers in Coimbatore are worried the colourful walls will be ruined by Election Commission posters.

published : 12 Mar 2021

Tamil Nadu Elections 2021: Mylapore

A look into the electoral history of Assembly constituencies and the problems plaguing them

published : 12 Mar 2021

Elections, no elections... we ride a different path: Tiruchy cycle rickshaw riders

Even as the peaking fuel costs are testing the tempers of the public, especially those in the transportation industry, there is a tribe of transporters that never feels the pinch.

published : 12 Mar 2021

The DMK pie minus DMK

Following days of parleys, the DMK on Thursday allocated Assembly constituencies to Congress, CPI, MMK, KMDK and TVK.

published : 12 Mar 2021

Tamil Nadu Election 2021: Flow stoppers

A quick glance at the list of items seized on Thursday

published : 12 Mar 2021

EPS likely to file nomination on Monday

AIADMK joint coordinator and Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami will launch his ninth phase of election campaign in Salem on Friday.

published : 12 Mar 2021

There is no anti-incumbency mood: GK Mani

PMK president GK Mani on Thursday said that there is no anti-incumbency mood in the State.

published : 12 Mar 2021

BJP takes on DMK stronghold Aravakurichi

Political observers in Karur district, however, are of the opinion that the national party will have to face an uphill battle here.

published : 12 Mar 2021

Additional documents sought in alleged coal scam

The petitioner alleged the import of coal from Indonesia would cause huge losses to the exchequer as coal could be bought from Malaysia for much cheaper.

published : 12 Mar 2021

Kidney transplant survivors and donors share success stories

“For me, age is just a number,” said Mohammed Lahiri (63), a kidney transplant survivor, stressing that the transplant was not a deterrent in any way to leading a normal life.

published : 12 Mar 2021

TN cradle of knowledge since time immemorial: President Kovind

A total of 1,04,075 students graduated in the convocation. They include 85,247 undergraduate students, 16,777 postgraduate students and 2,051 PhD scholars.

published : 12 Mar 2021

Grand Mahashivaratri gala at Isha Foundation

Mahashivaratri celebrations at Isha Foundation began with a grand display of music and dance in front of the Adiyogi statue on Thursday night.

published : 12 Mar 2021

DMDK fields five candidates in Puducherry

Following the split with the AIADMK in contesting the upcoming Assembly elections, the DMDK on Thursday released a list fielding five candidates in the Union Territory region.

published : 12 Mar 2021