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TMC Spent Rs 154 Crore On Campaigning Ahead Of State Elections This Year

Oct 03, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

According to its Election Expenditure Statement submitted to the Election Commission, The DMK in Tamil Nadu spent over Rs 114.14 crore in electioneering.

Plan Systematically For 2024, Sonia Gandhi Tells 19 Opposition Party Leaders At Virtual Meet

Aug 20, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Sonia Gandhi Friday held virtual meeting with the leaders of 19 political parties including the chief ministers of some Opposition-ruled states.


DMK Govt Keeps Electoral Promise, Recruits Trained Aspirants Of All Castes As Temple Priests

The 208 appointees include "Bhattacharyas," "Odhuvars" Poojaris and technical and office assistants who were recruited after due process, the government said.

TN Chief Minister M K Stalin Likely To Participate In Sonia Gandhi's Opposition Parties' Meet Upon Invitation

Aug 13, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

'We are expecting an official invite today. Probably it will be received by his (Chief Minister's) office,' said a senior DMK leader


Tamil Nadu Govt Slashes State Tax For Petrol By Rs 3 Per Litre

State Finance Minister P.T. Palanivel Thiaga Rajan, during his budget speech in the assembly, said that he had been instructed by Chief Minister M.K Stalin to provide some relief to the working class and middle class.

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11 August, 2021

Tamil Nadu Man Writes Rs 2.6 Lakh Cheque To Govt To Help Clear State's Public Debt

G.C. Shekhar

Finance Minister Palanivel Thiaga Rajan announced on Monday that if the total public debt of Rs.5.70 lakh crore of Tamil Nadu is shared among the state’s public, every family owed Rs. 2.63 lakhs as debt.


20 July, 2021

DMK MLA Shows The Way, Pulls Down His Birthday Posters From School Wall

G.C. Shekhar

DMK MLA R. Manickam was furious upon finding his 62nd birthday posters plastered on a local government school’s compound wall and supervised their removal in person.


12 July, 2021

Is BJP Planning A Division Of Tamil Nadu?

G.C. Shekhar

Speculation about Kongu Nadu, carved out of Western districts sparks debate.


21 June, 2021

Real Advice Or Just Optics? Stalin Hopes Experts Solve TN’s Economic Problems

G.C. Shekhar

The positive spin off is willingness of DMK government to take external help


19 June, 2021

Covid Warrior: How This IAS Officer Turned The Tide In Chennai

G.C. Shekhar

With his experience at managing disasters – tsunami, cyclones and floods-, Gagandeep Singh Bedi’s appointment as Commissioner of Greater Chennai Corporation during the second wave of Covid-19 was a real master stroke.


09 May, 2021

Tamil Nadu's New Health Minister MA Subramanian Is Also A Marathon Runner

Outlook Web Bureau

Besides being a politician, MA Subramanian is a fitness enthusiast who has run many marathons and holds multiple records.


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07 May, 2021

M.K. Stalin Takes Oath Along With Gandhi And Nehru

G.C. Shekhar

Tamil Nadu's newly minted cabinet will have a Gandhi running the Khadi and rural employment department, and a Nehru captaining urban development.


02 May, 2021

A Challenging Time Awaits Stalin

G.C. Shekhar

DMK voted back to power after a decade


01 May, 2021

Tamil Nadu: An SOP For The New Governments Please

G.C. Shekhar

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?


29 April, 2021

Exit Polls Project Regime Change In Tamil Nadu

G.C. Shekhar

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.


29 April, 2021

Will Congress Be Stuck With The ‘Opposition’ Party Tag?

Puneet Nicholas Yadav

If the exit polls are correct, barring in Tamil Nadu, the Congress will remain in the Opposition in Assam, Kerala and Bengal. A loss has also been predicted in the union territory of Pondicherry.


22 April, 2021

President, Vice-President And Other Political Leaders Condole Death Of Sitaram Yechury's Son

Outlook Web Bureau

Sitaram Yechury, the General Secretary of CPI (M)'s 35-year-old son, Ashish, died on Thursday morning at a hospital in Gurgaon after a two-week battle with coronavirus.


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05 April, 2021

Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections 2021: Can EPS Stop Stalin?

G.C. Shekhar

DMK scion MK Stalin is inching closer to his chief ministerial dream


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RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav during a by-election campaign in Tarapur Bihar assembly constituency, in Jamui.

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Army officials carry the mortal remains of rifleman Yogambar Singh (27), to his village Sankari in Chamoli district. Singh was killed in an encounter with terrorists in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.

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Family members and villagers attend the funeral of rifleman Yogambar Singh (27), at Sankari in Chamoli district. Singh was killed in an encounter with terrorists in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.

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Pedestrians walk in rain at Connaught Place in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Arun Sharma

IIT’s first of its kind smart speed warning system to avoid road crashes being tested at NH-61 between Mumbai and Malshej Ghat.

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