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State funding of elections is no good, says Quraishi


August 30th, 2011 - 2:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 30 (IANS) Disagreeing with Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi, Chief Election Commissioner S.Y. Quraishi has said that state funding of elections is no answer to black ... Read more...

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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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Congress needs to go in for image correction: Analysts


May 14th, 2011 - 12:28 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 13 (IANS) The Congress needs to go for an image correction as far as corruption is concerned with the 2G spectrum scam being one of the main ... Read more...

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Cash for votes:Bribes or sharing of spoils?


April 20th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 20 (IANS) A staggering sum of Rs.49 crore ($11 million) seized during raids ahead of the Tamil Nadu elections still lies unclaimed. A pointer to the goings-on ... Read more...

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Vote without fear, Election Commission tells electorate


April 12th, 2011 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) The Election Commission has urged people in Kerala, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry to vote without fear or any inducement in the assembly elections Wednesday."Please go ... Read more...

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Poll predicts win for AIADMK alliance


March 28th, 2011 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) An opinion poll commissioned by a newly launched website has predicted a dramatic win for the AIADMK combine but said no party would get a ... Read more...

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Timeline of DMK-Congress standoff


March 8th, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 8 (IANS) The following is the timeline of the Congress-DMK feud over seat sharing for the Tamil Nadu elections:Feb 21: DMK-Congress hold first round of seat sharing talks. ... Read more...

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No indication of AIADMK-Congress poll pact: CPI-M (Lead)


March 6th, 2011 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) With a seat-sharing pact between the Left and the AIADMK for the April 13 assembly elections expected to be sealed soon, the Communist Party ... Read more...

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No indication of AIADMK supporting Congress: CPI-M


March 6th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) With a seat-sharing pact between the Left and AIADMK expected to be sealed soon, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Sunday said that there was ... Read more...

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Pranab admits problems in deal with DMK


March 5th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 5 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukharjee said Saturday that the Congress-DMK talks over seat sharing for the Tamil Nadu elections had run into rouble but claimed the ... Read more...

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DMK meets to decide alliance with Congress


March 5th, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 5 (IANS) With only a month for the Tamil Nadu elections, the ruling DMK is meeting Saturday to decide whether or not to ally with the Congress, which ... Read more...

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DMK-PMK in pact for Tamil Nadu elections (Lead)


February 18th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai Feb 18 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's ruling DMK and the PMK Friday signed an agreement to jointly fight the coming assembly elections, with the PMK allotted 31 seats, the same number ... Read more...

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DMK-PMK in pact for Tamil Nadu elections


February 18th, 2011 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 18 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's ruling DMK and the PMK Friday signed an agreement to jointly fight the coming assembly elections, with the PMK allotted 31 seats.The pact was signed ... Read more...

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