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Final tally for Tamil Nadu elections


May 14th, 2011 - 7:14 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 14 (IANS) Following is the final tally of 234 constituencies of the Tamil Nadu assembly.Total seats 234 Results declared 234Communist Party of India ... Read more...

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DMK, Congress sign formal agreement on seat sharing


March 9th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 9 (ANI): Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) and Congress on Wednesday signed formal agreement on seat sharing pact for the upcoming assembly polls in Tamil Nadu, under which the national ... Read more...

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India 2009 election results - state of the parties


May 16th, 2009 - 11:11 pm ICT by John Le Fevre
The magnitude of the win by the Indian National Congress (Congress) party in the 2009 general elections in India is reflected in the table below.As of 8.30pm local time (1500GMT) the state ... Read more...

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UPA intact despite hiccups, claims Congress


March 28th, 2009 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/Bhubaneshwar, Mar 28 (ANI): Congress spokesperson Abhishek Manu Singhvi has said that the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) is intact despite hiccups over seat sharing.Talking to reporters here on Friday, Singhvi ... Read more...

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PMK to formally decide on joining AIADMK


March 26th, 2009 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar26 (ANI): The Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) General Council will meet here on Thursday to take a formal decision on forming an alliance with the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra ... Read more...

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MP who submits himself for examination every year


March 24th, 2009 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
By Venkatachari Jagannathan Chennai, March 24 (IANS) Ever heard of an Indian MP submitting an annual self-appraisal report to the people of his constituency?Meet 59-year-old M. Ramadass of the Pattali Makkal Katchi ... Read more...

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Somnath criticizes MPs for disrupting Question Hour


February 19th, 2009 - 4:55 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 19 (ANI): Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee on Thursday criticized Members of Parliament (MPs) for their behaviour, saying they did not deserve even one paisa of public money. ... Read more...

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Parliament adjourned following Tamil lawmakers protest


February 18th, 2009 - 6:34 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 18 (ANI): The Lok Sabha was adjourned for 25 minutes on Wednesday after Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) and Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK) lawmakers raised a hue and ... Read more...

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Opinion poll shows handicap for DMK-led front in Tamil Nadu


September 25th, 2008 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 25 (IANS) The large number of freebies the ruling Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) regime in Tamil Nadu has announced does not seem to be working for its front, an opinion ... Read more...

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Alliances to be decided after polls’ announcement: Ramadoss


August 26th, 2008 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 26 (IANS) Pattali Makkal Katchi chief S. Ramadoss Tuesday said he would decide upon poll alliances only after the announcement of parliamentary elections."All our future plans will be announced only ... Read more...

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DMK breaks ties with PMK in Tamil Nadu


June 17th, 2008 - 9:37 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, June 17 (ANI): The Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) today announced to part ways with the Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK), its ally in Tamil Nadu alleging that PMK founder Dr. S ... Read more...

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PMK reconciles to OBC creamy layer exclusion


April 18th, 2008 - 7:54 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) The Pattali Makkal Katchi (PMK), a prominent member of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government, has fallen in line with the move to exclude the creamy layer ... Read more...

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Hogenekkal project on hold, Karunanidhi draws flak


April 5th, 2008 - 8:51 pm ICT by admin
(Lead)Chennai, April 5 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Saturday put on hold the contentious Hogenekkal drinking water supply scheme, facing protests from Karnataka, till elections were held in the neighbouring state in May. The ... Read more...

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Stop Indian military aid to Sri Lanka: PMK


March 13th, 2008 - 7:30 pm ICT by admin
Chennai, March 13 (IANS) The PMK, an ally of Tamil Nadu's ruling DMK, Thursday demanded a halt to all Indian military aid to Sri Lanka following the "genocide" of Tamil people in ... Read more...

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Congress alliance partners at Center mulling new coalition: Website


January 28th, 2008 - 7:32 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Jan 28 (ANI): The alliance partners of the Congress Party at the Center are trying to form a new coalition to contain the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ahead of the ... Read more...

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