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Assembly Elections 2021: Mamata, Sreedharan… Top Names To Watch Out For Ahead Of Results

May 02, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

As many as 1,100 counting observers will watch the process and candidates and agents will have to produce a negative Covid test report or double dose of vaccination certificate to get an entry.

Assembly Election 2021: How To Check Poll Results On ECI Website, App; Step-by-Step Guide Here

May 02, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

Assembly Election 2021 Results: Here's the step-by-step guide to check Assembly Election Results on ECI website and App.

Landslide Victory For TMC In West Bengal; BJP Retains Assam; Left Keeps Kerala, DMK To Rule Tamil Nadu

Assembly Elections 2021 LIVE Updates: There will be 2,364 counting halls as compared to 1,002 halls in 2016 in 822 assembly constituencies due to the coronavirus guidelines, says the Election Commission which drew flak from the courts over the conduct of polls during the pandemic.

DMK Worried About Being Dubbed Anti-Women After Raja's Speech

Mar 31, 2021 G.C. Shekhar

Opponents exploit A. Raja’s derogatory comments on Chief Minister Palaniswami’s birth and his mother.

Former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's Close Aide Sasikala To Be Freed Today

Sasikala was sent to jail in February 2017 in the Rs 66 crore disproportionate assets case.

19 November, 2020

Who Paid Rs 10 Crore Fine For Sasikala's Release From Bangalore Jail?

G.C. Shekhar

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami has clarified that Sasikala’s release will have no impact on the ruling AIADMK since the party has already distanced itself from her and her family.

17 April, 2019

More Than A Lok Sabha Election In Tamil Nadu

G.C. Shekhar

Thursday’s by-polls to 18 Assembly seats will decide the fate of the Edappadi K. Palaniswami government.

22 March, 2019

Can TTV Spring Another Surprise?

G.C. Shekhar

But a confident TTV told reporters today that his party would surprise everyone as it did in R.K. Nagar, by winning the majority of Lok Sabha and Assembly seats. “You will come back surprised on May 23 when the results are announced,” he predicted.

04 August, 2018

Aligning With Dhinakaran-Led AMMK? Tamil Nadu Congress Says No

Outlook Web Bureau

Three-time Congress MLA S Peter Alphonse concurred with party state unit chief and said such matters were, however, in the domain of the party high command.

27 June, 2018

18 Tamil Nadu MLAs Case: Why Change of Judge A Boost For TTV Camp

G.C. Shekhar

Appointment of Justice Sathyanarayan as third judge gives Dhinakaran group fresh confidence about a fair and fast ruling

28 March, 2018

SC Suspends HC Order Asking EC To Allot Symbol To AIADMK Faction

Outlook Web Bureau

The apex court also asked the Delhi HC to set up a two-judge bench to decide claims of two rival factions over AIADMK and its 'two leaves' symbol by April end.

21 December, 2017

RK Nagar By-Poll: Voting Begins In Late Jayalalithaa’s Constituency

Outlook Web Bureau

Polling began at 8 AM, with people arriving to exercise their franchise across booths in North Chennai, braving the misty conditions.

20 December, 2017

After Dhinakaran’s Camp Releases Jayalalithaa In Hospital Video, EC Asks TV Channels To Stop Airing It

G.C. Shekhar

The 20-second video shows Jayalalithaa clad in a brown nightie, sipping juice from a straw tumbler as she is recovering in the step-down ICU and watching TV. The TV’s audio could be heard in the background

13 September, 2017

Exorcising The Mannargudi Ghost: Sasikala’s Craving For Chief Ministerial Post Proved Costly

G.C. Shekhar

Dhinakaran, who was seen as a master strategist, had misread the situation badly.

30 August, 2017

Soon Will Decide Next Step To Oust Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami, Says Dhinakaran

Outlook Web Bureau

Days after his 19 loyalist MLAs petitioned governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao to oust Palaniswami, he said, "We will select a good person, somebody who does not harbour thoughts of betrayal."

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

PTI Photo

Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

PTI Photo

Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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