Ground Report: BJP expected to get a boost in DMK-ruled Tamil Nadu

With the first phase of elections, polling in India started on Friday, April 19, initiating the process of national elections. Many of the states, including Tamil Nadu, saw the massive participation of voters. The South India state voters participated from all 39 constituencies, which has been primarily dominated by regional players for decades.

Stalin’s supporters rally behind Rahul Gandhi in Tamil Nadu voting

As the election season in India starts, the media, politicians, and voters start to make their predictions. Tamil Nadu being one of the crucial states, with the 6th highest parliament seats, lags no further than electoral air. The polling in the state took place on Friday, April 19, where the voters shared their views on Rahul Gandhi, generating trust in him as the Prime Minister of India.

INTERVIEW| 2011 jail taught me who are my friends & women in politics are dispensable: Kanimozhi

As the sun sets over the palm-fringed coastline, the New Indian team heads to the Thoothukudi constituency of Tamil Nadu to capture the essence of the first phase of the Lok Sabha elections 2024. Kanimozhi, an MP from Thoothukkudi, is known for her atheistic views, which she openly discusses. Her political career, while notable for its longevity, has not been without controversy.

AIADMK workers favoured exiting NDA alliance: Palaniswamy

SALEM: All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) chief Edappadi K Palaniswami said that the party’s decision to leave the Bharatiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) was driven by the feelings of its workers about the “happenings” in the state, and that there was no meeting between the BJP and AIADMK leaders on seat […]

AIADMK meet to decide future of BJP alliance in Tamil Nadu

CHENNAI: The All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) will hold a leadership meeting in Chennai on Monday evening to decide on the future of its alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Tamil Nadu. The meeting comes amid a strain in ties between the two parties, following comments made by BJP state president K […]

No alliance with BJP, matter will be decided during elections: AIADMK’s Jayakumar

Chennai: Strains between the AIADMK and BJP seemed to have reached a flashpoint on September 18 when Jayakumar, a senior leader of the Dravidian party, said that there was no alliance with the BJP and that any decision on a poll pact will be decided only during the election. He further said that while K. […]

Palaniswami Crowned As Interim GS, Ex-CM OPS Expelled From AIADMK

CHENNAI: The general council of AIADMK on Monday appointed former chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami as the party’s interim general secretary till the party elects a general secretary. The top body of the AIADMK removed the rival leader of OPS faction, former chief minister O Pannerselvam, from the party and passed 16 resolutions. O Pannerselvam […]

Congress Calls Out Indian Express Story As Bogus

NEW DELHI: The Congress on Sunday described a report in Indian Express as “wholly bogus and totally false” over the claims that former party President Rahul Gandhi called AIADMK leader E Palaniswamy seeking his support for opposition presidential candidate Yashwant Sinha. In a statement, Congress General Secretary (Communications) Jairam Ramesh said, “A so-called news item […]