Tamil Nadu

Section 144 imposed in Pudukottai over WhatsApp video against Mutharayar community

Violent protests broke out in Ponnamaravathi in Pudukottai district over a video that was derogatory towards women from a particular community.

TTV Dhinakaran elected AMMK chief while aunt Sasikala is in prison

Weeks after the two-leaves symbol was denied to the AMMK, the party has also decided to formally register itself.

After alleged booth capturing by PMK, rival candidate demands re-poll in Dharmapuri

In a petition submitted to the Collector, DMK candidate S Senthilkumar has alleged that 10 booths in the Pappireddipatty Assembly segment were captured by members of the PMK. 

‘Will not disappoint fans’: Actor Rajinikanth promises to contest Assembly polls

A few days ago, social media was abuzz with the hashtag #அடுத்த_ஓட்டு_ரஜினிக்கே , which roughly translates to, “Next vote only for Rajinikanth”.

Final voter turnout across Tamil Nadu for LS polls 71.87%, bye-polls 75.57%

Even as scores of households across the state did not receive booth slips, the CEO said that voters would have faced no problems had they come their slips and voter ID.

TN class 12 boards results out, Tiruppur tops the list with 95.37% pass percentage

This year, almost 8.7 lakh students took the exams which were conducted between March 1 and March 19.

Dalit village in TN's Ariyalur attacked by PMK Vanniyar group, eight injured

The men who led the attack are reportedly PMK cadres.

Urban voter apathy? Chennai sees dismal turnout of 59.01%

The overall turnout in Tamil Nadu for the Lok Sabha Elections was 70.90%.

Faulty EVMs force several voters to return without polling in Chennai

According to Tamil Nadu Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo, at least 384 EVMs and 692 VVPATS were replaced on Thursday in Tamil Nadu.

250 Villupuram voters find their names missing from list, EC passes the buck

The voters whose names were missing have said that they voted in the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections held in 2016.