Monday , April 24 2017


On Day 2, Delhi cops grill TTV Dhinakaran n for 11 hours in EC bribery case

TTV Dhinakaran

New Delhi: AIADMK (Amma) leader TTV Dhinakaran was on Sunday questioned by the police for 11 hours over his supposed attempt to bribe an Election Commission officer for getting back the ‘two leaves‘ party symbol and the associated money trail. TTV Dhinakaran, who was cross-examined for the On Day 2, ...

Read More »

CBSE: Educational Institutions Are Not Commercial Establishments


New Delhi: The CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) has on Thursday requested private schools affiliated to it to stop commercial activities and follow the education regulations on appointments and daily running, a move that has annoyed the schools. In one statement, the board asked schools to “run as public ...

Read More »

1 cop killed, 3 hurt in Paris’s Champs-Elysees shooting; attacker dead

Paris's Champs-Elysees shooting

Paris: An assailant with an automatic weapon started the fire on police on Paris’s Champs-Elysees Thursday night, killing an officer and seriously hurting 3 others before police shot and killed him. Paris police spokesperson Johanna Primevert stated that the attacker targeted officers safeguarding the zone near the Franklin Roosevelt subway ...

Read More »

Tamil Nadu ministers meet amid talk of merger of rival AIADMK camps

Tamil Nadu Ministers

There is speculation about a pact between rival AIADMK camps of Palanisamy and Panneerselvam, in which Sasikala and Dhinakaran would be ousted. Chennai: Many senior Tamil Nadu Ministers on Monday night went into a mass here amid sources about coming together of rival AIADMK camps led by TTV Dhinakaran and ...

Read More »

BJP leader offers Rs 11 lakh reward for beheading Mamata Banerjee

Mamata Banerjee

BJP youth leader Yogesh Varshney expressed anger on Mamata Banerjee over police action on a rally held to mark Hanuman Jayanti in Birbhum. KOLKATA: A leader of the BJP’s youth wing in Bengal, Yogesh Varshney, has endangered West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, proclaiming an “11 lakh rupee reward” for ...

Read More »

EC doesn’t want me to win: Dinakaran after RK Nagar bypoll cancelled

RK Nagar Assembly by-poll candidate TTV Dhinakaran

  Chennai/New Delhi: TTV Dinakaran of the VK Sasikala group has called the Election Commission’s (EC) decision to terminate the RK Nagar bypoll, which was to be held on April 12, “wrong”, while the BJP and AIADMK (PTA) have welcomed the decision of the poll panel. “Wrong decision, even EC ...

Read More »

RK Nagar bypoll: No cakewalk for DMK as TTV pulls many tricks out of his hat

RK Nagar Assembly by-poll candidate TTV Dhinakaran

Chennai: Despite of the non-existence of charismatic leader J. Jayalalithaa and the magic ‘two leaves’ party symbol, the RK Nagar bypoll may not be an cinch for main opposition DMK, as AIADMK (Amma) candidate T.T.V. Dhinakaran is shocking opponents by pulling out too many tricks out of his hat. The ...

Read More »

EC to throw open challenge to political parties, allow them to examine EVMs


New Delhi: The EC of India has decided to throw an open challenge to test the trustworthiness of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs), in reply to a flurry of allegations from political parties that the EVMs could be tampered. According to a source, the poll panel has decided to bring back ...

Read More »