July 07, 2021 11:03 pm
“Our calculations went wrong, especially in the representation of minorities. Due to the alliance with BJP, we lost all minority votes,” he said.
May 08, 2021 7:18 am
New Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M K Stalin has picked MLA Palanivel Thiagarajan, or PTR— with an engineering degree from NIT Trichy, higher studies in the State University of New York, and an MBA in Finance from the Sloan School of Management at MIT — to be his Finance Minister.
May 07, 2021 2:12 pm
The ceremony began at 9 am. Stalin was sworn in first, followed by other ministers. The event was low-key in the view of the Covid-19 pandemic.
May 05, 2021 12:36 pm
Stalin will be sworn in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on May 7 at the Governor's residence. Officials said the ceremony would be low-key in view of the pandemic.
May 05, 2021 7:15 am
While Kamal Haasan’s Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) bagged 2.52 per cent vote share, T T V Dhinakaran’s Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK) got a vote share of 2.35 per cent.
May 04, 2021 11:16 pm
On all the 60 seats it contested as part of the alliance with TTV Dhinakaran's party, the DMDK drew a blank.
May 04, 2021 8:17 pm
According to sources, MK Stalin will meet meet Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Wednesday to stake claim to form the government in Tamil Nadu. On May 7, he is to be sworn in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.
May 04, 2021 1:56 pm
Calling it a historical movement for Panthers (his party), VCK leader Thol Thirumavalavan tweeted that his party has shattered hate politics by its victory.
May 05, 2021 8:02 am
The age and gender profiles of 3 of the newly elected Assemblies show that the share of women MLAs is unchanged in West Bengal, has grown slightly in Kerala, and fallen in Tamil Nadu. West Bengal has more young MLAs than earlier while the other two Assemblies have less than 10% MLAs under 40.
May 04, 2021 9:11 am
A coalition government along with Congress, VCK and the communist parties would be a watershed moment for the state’s politics.
May 07, 2021 1:41 pm
DMK president M K Stalin was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu in a low-key ceremony in Chennai on Friday.
April 06, 2021 7:34 pm
March 31, 2021 2:31 pm
A total of 69 seats spread across West Bengal and Assam will go to the polls on April 1.
March 31, 2021 5:04 pm
While the state of West Bengal will go to polls in eight phases, Assam will see three-phase voting starting March 27. Assembly elections in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry will be held in single phases on April 6. Counting of votes for the four states and one union territory will be done on May 2.