Chennai techie death: Stalin meets Subhasri’s parents, wants banner-free Tamil Nadu

"On behalf of DMK, we filed an affidavit at the Madras High Court stating that we will comply with the court’s order regarding the erection of banners and cut-outs. According to me, the banner culture shouldn’t exist anymore in this state," Stalin said. 

'Lost faith in govt': Madras HC after death of Chennai techie Subhasri

A 23-year-old woman was crushed to death near Kamakshi hospital in Pallikaranai Thursday after a hoarding erected on the divider fell on her. She was run over by a water tanker after she lost balance and fell on the road.


Chennai techie killed by hoarding: AIADMK leaders OPS, EPS rap party cadres for illegal banners

The Madras High Court had banned hoardings in Tamil Nadu in 2017 after finding that it obstructs traffic and is an inconvenience to pedestrians.

Tamil Nadu: Vellore trifurcated, Ranipet and Tirupattur to be new districts

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edapaddi K Palaniswami said the decision to carve two districts, Ranipet and Tirupattur, out of Vellore, was taken in consensus from ministers, MLAs and the general public.

Vellore trifurcated: How Tirupattur, Ranipet make Tamil Nadu's list of districts even longer

When Tamil Nadu was founded in 1967, it had 13 districts including Chengalpattu, Coimbatore, Kanyakumari, Madras, Madurai, Nilgiris, North Arcot, Ramanathapuram, Salem, South Arcot, Thanjavur, Tiruchirappalli, and Tirunelveli. Since then, 24 additional districts have been carved out.

Tamil Nadu rains: Six dead, over 1,500 displaced as Nilgiris reels under flood

Incessant rainfall in the region had claimed six lives and left over eight people injured at last count, due to avalanches, building collapses and rising water levels, even as large swathes of agricultural land and roads in the region were damaged due to flooding.


Vellore Lok Sabha results 2019: Dravidian parties fought a seesaw battle

DMK treasurer Durai Murugan’s son Kathir Anand emerged as the winner by a slender margin of 8,141 votes over AC Shanmugam, the founder of the New Justice Party who contested in AIADMK’s two-leaves symbol.

DMK candidate Kathir Anand wins Vellore Lok Sabha seat in nail-biting finish

Thanking voters in the constituency for their support, DMK chief M K Stalin said people have rejected AIADMK's fake propaganda. "I thank the voters for helping DMK capture the Vellore fort. Once again you have proved that DMK's victory can only be delayed but cannot be stopped," he said.

Vellore Lok Sabha Election Results 2019 Highlights: DMK's Kathir Anand wins by a slim margin of 8,141 votes; AIADMK has a dramatic revival

Vellore Lok Sabha election result LIVE updates: Counting has begun at the centre. Follow us as we bring you live updates on the election in the constituency, candidates, voter turnout and counting of votes.

Vellore Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Ruling AIADMK maintains clear lead over DMK 

The Vellore seat is the last Lok Sabha constituency to hold elections. Polls were deferred by the Election Commission after it allegedly seized cash during the campaigns which it claimed was being used to influence voters. The constituency went to polls on August 5.


Jayalalithaa takes charge as Tamil Nadu CM for the sixth time

Jayalalithaa's swearing-in ceremony was held at the Centenary Auditorium at the Madras University on Monday afternoon.

AIADMK supporters celebrate Jayalalithaa's acquittal in DA case

AIADMK workers broke into celebrations, bursting crackers and distributing sweets following the acquittal of Jayalalithaa by the Karnataka High Court.


J Jayalalithaa convicted; AIADMK workers stage protests

As soon Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa was convicted in an 18-year-old disproportionate assets case by a special court, AIADMK workers began their protests.

Didi, Amma wave: TMC, AIADMK win big

Supporters of TMC and AIADMK celebrated their victory in the Lok Sabha Polls.

Stage set for 6th phase of polling

Stakes will be high for Congress and BJP and a number of other parties like AIADMK, DMK, NCP and Shiv Sena when 117 constituencies will go to polls on Thursday in yet another substantial round of polling in the Lok Sabha elections.

Tamizh Talkies

From Jayalalithaa speakers blaring out Stalin’s ‘leonine gait’ to BJP bikers waving ‘Vaiko’ flags, EP UNNY captures a slice of Tamil Nadu’s political terrain.


Politicians from various parties pay tribute to Bhimrao Ambedkar

President, Prime Minister and other leaders pay tribute to Bhimrao Ambedkar on the occasion of his birth anniversary celebrations.


Express Eye for Detail: CBI vs CBI, AIADMK MLAs to stay disqualified, and Kohli reaches another milestone

In this episode of Express Eye for Detail, a look at the battle within the CBI, the AIADMK gets a breather and Virat Kohli becomes the fastest batsman to reach the 10,000-run mark.

Two Warring AIADMK Factions Finally 'United', Panneerselvam To Be Deputy CM

After several failed attempts, the much-awaited merger of the two warring factions of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) was announced on Monday afternoon. The union wasn’t without the drama that has characterized events of the past several months. At the last minute, former chief minister O. Panneerselvam and chief minister Edappadi K. […]


Retired HC Judge To Probe J Jayalalithaa's Death

In signs that talks on the merger of the two factions of AIADMK had reached a decisive stage, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E K Palaniswami on Thursday announced an inquiry by a retired high court judge into AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa’s death. A probe into the former Chief Minister’s death was a key demand of the […]

Former Supreme Court Judge Reacts To AIADMK Crisis, Says Tamil Nadu Governor Should Act Soon

With the role of Governor C Vidyasagar Rao drawing criticism, following the delay in resolving the ongoing political crisis in Tamil Nadu, former Supreme Court Judge P B Sawant has said the Governor must “act as early as possible” and allay the “impression that he is acting partisan”.

Big Jolt To AIADMK: Find Out What Happened

The Madras High Court Friday dismissed a petition seeking direction to the Centre to award Bharat Ratna, the highest civilian honour in country, for late Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa. The court said it cannot give any such directions to the government. The first bench comprising Chief Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Justice M […]