Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections 2021
India  /  Published 28.08.21

TN resolution against three new farm laws

The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Saturday passed a resolution demanding the repeal of the three new central farm laws, which agitating farmers believe would leave them to be exploited by big companies. Ear...
By M.R. Venkatesh in Chennai

Opinion  /  Published 14.05.21

The southern stars

The overwhelming response to Mamata Banerjee’s remarkable victory in Bengal seems to have overshadowed the triumphs of M.K. Stalin in Tamil Nadu and Pinarayi Vijayan in Kerala. However, the retu...
By Santosh Kumar

Opinion  /  Published 13.05.21

New hope: M.K. Stalin promises transparent governance

Sir — It is great to know that the new chief minister of Tamil Nadu, M.K. Stalin, has promised to provide clean, honest and transparent governance in the state, urging his cadres to resolve diff...
By The Telegraph

Opinion  /  Published 08.05.21

The Election Commission and Indian democracy

Watching television on election day is unnerving for senior citizens, because of the cacophony of shrieking voices and the maniacal jumping around on screen of all sorts of numbers and images. Therefo...
By Ramachandra Guha

India  /  Published 03.05.21

DMK front takes Tamil Nadu

In neighbouring Puducherry, N. Rangasamy’s AINRC and ally BJP won 13 of the 22 seats declared till 10pm. The state has 30 seats. ...
By M.R. Venkatesh in Chennai


Opinion  /  Published 03.05.21

Editorial: In other news

The psephologists must be relieved. The results of the assembly elections in four states and one Union territory seem to be consistent with the predictions made by the pundits in the exit polls. But t...
By The Editorial Board

India  /  Published 02.05.21

Tamil Nadu: DMK ahead in 145 seats

Poll issues Local vs outsider: The AIADMK-led alliance includes the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK), Tamil Maanila Congress, and some other smaller parties. The DMK, whi...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Chennai, New Delhi

India  /  Published 29.04.21

Bengal: exit polls predict tight race

West Bengal, the biggest and most politically crucial state going to the poll, will be a thrilling cliffhanger but the opinion polls differ on who will seize the crown. The India Today-Axis My India p...
By Paran Balakrishnan in New Delhi

India  /  Published 27.04.21

EC accountable for Covid surge: HC

Observing that the situation now was one of survival, the judges warned orally that they would not hesitate to stop the counting of votes on May 2. On Sunday, Tamil Nadu reported 15,000 new Covid cas...
By PTI in Chennai

India  /  Published 09.04.21

Kamal Haasan on stick-y wicket

A video has emerged showing Makkal Neethi Maiam (MNM) chief Kamal Haasan purportedly trying to poke a reporter of a TV channel with his walking stick. According to Coimbatore Press Club sources, the ...
By PTI in Coimbatore


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