Cong accepts 25 seats as DMK fails to yield

CHENNAI, March 8 -- After weeks of dilly-dallying, the DMK allocated 25 seats to the Indian National Congress on Sunday for the upcoming election to the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly. The DMK will c... Read More

DMK-Cong ties on verge of collapse

CHENNAI, March 4 -- The time-tested ties between the DMK and the Congress is on the verge of collapse and there are strong indications from the Grand Old Party of dumping the Dravidian major and launc... Read More

DMK-Cong seat sharing hitch in TN

CHENNAI, Feb. 28 -- With the Election Commission of India declaring the poll schedule for the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly on Friday, the DMK and the Congress are finding it difficult to arrive at ... Read More

UDF has an edge, LDF chances dim: Observers

KOCHI, Feb. 27 -- As kick-off began for the April 6 Assembly polls in Kerala on Friday, poll observers in the State are of the view that the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) has a slight edg... Read More

Sasikala wants Amma's loyalists to join hands for Assembly polls

CHENNAI, Feb. 25 -- The 73rd birth anniversary of former Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa saw her close aide V K Sasikala asking "all Amma loyalists" to come together and fight the upc... Read More

Unprecedented agitations in Kerala cause of worry for LDF

KOCHI, Feb. 19 -- Unlike previous years, Kerala which is getting ready for the Assembly election is in a state of turmoil. The entire State is witnessing agitations on various counts but what stands o... Read More

Devendra Kula Vellalar community to get delisted from SC soon, announces PM

CHENNAI, Feb. 15 -- A long pending demand of the Devendra Kula Vellalar community to delist from the Scheduled Caste and put them in the Other Backward Community would soon become a reality, according... Read More

LDF in soup over appointment

KOCHI, Feb. 14 -- The CPI(M) which came to power in Kerala winning the 2016 Assembly elections had promised the people of the State that the Left Democratic Front of which the party was the leader wou... Read More

A lull before Sasikala storm in TN?

CHENNAI, Feb. 13 -- It has been four days since VK Sasikala, a former aide to late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, returned to Chennai after serving a four-year jail term in Bangalore in connection wit... Read More

5,397 fresh cases in Kerala, 483 in Tamil Nadu

CHENNAI/kochi, Feb. 13 -- While the number of new patients diagnosed with Covid-19 on Friday came down to 483 in Tamil Nadu, neighbouring Kerala is being literally battered because of the pandemic. Ke... Read More