Three Lok Sabha candidates fielded by actor-turned-politician Kamal Haasan’s party, Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM), officially joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday. N Rajendran (Arakkonam), S Srikarunya (Krishnagiri) and T Ravi (Chidambaram) joined the BJP in the presence of former Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan in Chennai. They had joined the MNM when the party was launched in 2018 and… Continue reading "3 leaders from Kamal Haasan’s MNM join BJP"
In his maiden visit to Chennai as Defence Minister, Rajnath Singh awarded gallantry and meritorious service medals to the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) personnel at an impressive investiture ceremony held at Indian Coast Guard Air Station. Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said, “Our country is on the path to fast-paced development and unhindered maritime activity is central to the… Continue reading "Rajnath Singh in Chennai, meets CM, says govt committed to go extra mile to ensure people’s safety"
The Bharatiya Janata Party led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Amit Shah is set to post a major victory in the Lok Sabha elections. As per trends, BJP is leading in a whopping number of 326 seats, Congress in 109 seats and other parties in 92 seats. As the trends started coming in, there is a mood of joy… Continue reading "BJP heads towards big victory, Modi PM again"
The seventh phase of Lok Sabha elections 2019 has concluded, bringing the curtains on the world’s largest democratic exercise, which went on for over five weeks. On Sunday evening, most exit polls forecast a majority for the ruling BJP-led NDA in Lok Sabha polls with varying numbers. All exit polls released at the conclusion of the seven-phase 17th general election… Continue reading "Exit polls predict massive win for BJP, DMK leads in TN"
The Bharatiya Janata Party’s alliance in Tamil Nadu for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections has been finalised, sources say, adding that a formal announcement in this regard will be made in a day or two. BJP general secretary Muralidhar Rao did not rule out an alliance with the AIADMK despite AIADMK leader M Thambidurai’s statements against Modi government. When asked… Continue reading "BJP’s alliance in TN finalised, announcement in a day or two"
Coming down heavily on opposition parties for their efforts to form a grand alliance against the BJP, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday the BJP is here to serve the country whereas on the other side there are “opportunistic alliance, dynastic parties”. During an interaction with booth-level BJP workers from five parliamentary constituencies in Tamil Nadu, he said, “They… Continue reading "Modi interacts with TN BJP workers, asks them to focus on first-time voters"
The BJP today tasted a big victory in Uttar Pradesh and Uttarakhand while the Congress forged ahead in Punjab. The parties were locked in a close contest in Goa and Manipur. The BJP was leading in more than 300 out of 396 constituencies in the 403-member Assembly in a stunning showing leaving its rivals far behind. Meanwhile, with the BJP… Continue reading "Big win by BJP in UP, Modi’s lotus blooms"
State unit president of BJP State Tamilisai Soundararajan and the party’s national executive committee member H Raja were detained by the police along with 500 others cadres when they staged a protest in Chennai on Wednesday. They had called for a State-wide protest condemning the murder of Hindu Munnani leader C Sasikumar in Coimbatore earlier this month. Sources said that… Continue reading "Petrol bomb attack on BJP members in Chennai"
BJP MLA Anil Gote has said Maharashtra government should give the states highest award, Maharashtra Bhushan, to superstar and “son of the soil” Rajinikanth.
Pon Radhakrishnan wants TN to strengthen intelligence system: Union minister of state for road transport, highways and shipping Pon Radhakrishnan has alleged that it was due to the failure of Tamil Nadu police intelligence wing that a suspected ISIS terrorist was able to reside and run a shop in Tiruppur. Speaking to reporters in Erode, he said, “The present police… Continue reading "Pon Radhakrishnan wants TN to strengthen intelligence system"