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  • DMK, allies sweep rural local body polls in Tamil Nadu

    DMK, allies sweep rural local body polls in Tamil Nadu

    Opposition AIADMK was leading or won in 50 seats out of the 1,381 panchayat union wards and its alliance partner won only 1 seat. PMK was either leading or won on 13 seats. MDMK and VCK, DMK allies were leading in 8 and 3 wards respectively.

    October 13, 2021
  • Assam Cong allies with two local parties for bypolls

    Assam Cong allies with two local parties for bypolls

    "The systems of purchase of MLAs would keep democratic traditions in bondage and this is dangerous for all of us. The need of the hour is to create an environment in Assam which is free from communal politics and agenda of hate," the AJP President said.

    October 4, 2021
  • 40 specially-abled candidates in fray for TN rural local body polls

    40 specially-abled candidates in fray for TN rural local body polls

    Contesting polls for such candidates became possible after subsection 3 of section 33 in Tamil Nadu Panchayat Act, 1994 was amended to remove the clause, "deaf, mute and persons affected with leprosy" who were earlier barred from fighting polls.

    September 28, 2021
  • Five must-visit places for foodies in 2018

    Five must-visit places for foodies in 2018

    Each year we make some New Year resolution that we fail to fulfill at the end.

    January 2, 2018