DMK voted back to power after a decade
However, the DMK front is sweeping Chennai and was leading in all 13 seats led by Stalin and his son Udhayanidhi; AIADMK puts up a strong show
Will there be chop and change of the bureaucracy that accompanies when an opposition party takes over or will there be continuity in the administration till the pandemic subsides a bit?
If the results on May 2 match the exit poll numbers then M.K. Stalin would be sworn in as the next Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, bringing curtains down on 10 years of AIADMK rule.
DMK scion MK Stalin is inching closer to his chief ministerial dream
The Centre has made a 'wrong calculation' that raids just ahead of the election would shock Stalin, his family and the party and also weaken poll preparations, Party general secretary, Duraimurugan claimed.
DMK's electioneering is driven by several teams like a small group of men affiliated to the Labour Progressive Front, party's trade union wing.
DMK chief MK Stalin also hit out at the ruling AIADMK for ‘supporting’ the Citizenship Amendment Act in Parliament
BJP files police complaint against Udhayanidhi Stalin for ‘stealing’ brick from AIIMS project site
Stalin said DMK had all along opposed the CAA and he even ran a campaign in Tamil Nadu collecting one crore signatures pressing for scrapping the law.
The Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) chief released the second list of his party's candidates and made the announcement in Chennai on Friday
If elected he will be third generation in his family to enter the state Assembly and will be in line to succeed M.K. Stalin as party president at a future date
The Congress had pitched for 30 seats but its ally DMK had firmly refused
The Lok Sabha MP is on a three-day tour to Tamil Nadu ahead of the state Assembly elections on April 6 being contested by Congress in alliance with the M K Stalin-led DMK.
Congress government in Puducherry is tottering to survive having lost its majority in the Union Territory’s Assembly with the resignation of four MLAs.
They joined the party in the presence of M K Stalin, party deputy general secretary A Raja, organising secretary R S Bharati and other senior leaders.
Tamil Nadu cabinet minister S P Velumani took a jibe at M K Stalin by saying that the latter's elder brother M K Alagiri himself has said that Stalin can never become the Chief Minister of the state.
‘We will not only prove the charges against the minister, but also drag him to court and make sure he is punished for his corrupt deeds,’ Stalin said.
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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