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Tamil nadu General Election 2014

Tamil Nadu is located in south India and is one of the larger states of the country. The state is the seventh most populous, though it is the eleventh in size.

Tamil Nadu has 39 parliamentary constituencies out of which 7 are reserved for candidates belonging to the scheduled castes.

The total number of electorates in Tamil Nadu is 53,752,682, of which 26,893,009 are male voters and 26,856,677 are females.

There are numerous parties which have dominance in this state that include AIADMK, DMK and Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam, BJP, Indian National Congress, Communist Party of India (CPI) and Communist Party of India (Marxist).

According to opinion polls from news reports, there will be tough competition between AIADMK and DMK and recently new party AAP is gaining popularity.

Opinion polls conducted by CNN IBN 7 says the AIADMK will get 15-23 seats, DMK may bag 7-13 seats, INC may win 1-5 seats and 4-10 seats may be won by Others.

The India TV survey gives 28 seats to AIADMK, 5 to DMK, 1 to Congress, 1 to CPI, 1 to MDMK, 2 to DMDK, and 1 by Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi.

The Headlines Today-CVoter opinion poll says AIADMK may win 29 seats, DMK may get 5 seats, one by DMDK and one each by the INC, CPM, VCK and MDMK.

The BJP has stitched a six-party alliance in the state. The BJP has hemmed the alliance with the DMDK, the MDMK, the PMK and IJK and KMDK. The BJP is contesting on 8 seats, the DMDK on 14, the PMK on 8, the MDMK on 7, and the IJK and the KMDK one seat each.

Parliament Election Results 2014

Party Results
BJP+ 2
DMK + 0

Active Political Parties in Tamil nadu

Party name Abbr Election symbol
All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam AIADMK
All India Samathuva Makhal Katchi AISMK
Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam DMDK
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam DMK
Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam MDMK
Pattali Makkal Katchi PMK
Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi VCK
Aam Aadmi Party AAP
Bharatiya Janata PartyBJP
Indian National Congress INC
Communist party of IndiaCPI

General Election News in Tamil nadu

Cyclone Fani: Rs 1,086-cr Central aid to 4 states

Posted On : Apr 30,2019,    12:20 pm
New Delhi, April 30 (IANS) The Home Ministry (MHA) on Tuesday issued an advance financial assistance of Rs 1,086 crore to four states for preventive and relief measures in response to cyclonic storm 'Fani', a Ministry statement said. View More..

Indian Navy on high alert for cyclone Fani

Posted On : Apr 30,2019,    8:52 am
Visakhapatnam, April 30 (IANS) As the cyclone storm Fani was intensifying into a 'Severe Cyclonic Storm' over the south-east and adjoining south-west Bay of Bengal, the Eastern Naval Command (ENC) is on high alert to render necessary humanitarian assistance, a Navy spokesperson said on Tuesday. View More..

Fani likely to become very severe, coastal states on alert (2nd Lead)

Posted On : Apr 29,2019,    11:38 pm
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Coastal states of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha and West Bengal will be on high alert as the cyclone storm 'Fani' is "very likely" to intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm in next 24 hours, the Indian Meteorological Department warned on Monday evening. View More..

Kerala IS suspects under NIA lens after calls to Sri Lanka (IANS Exclusive)

Posted On : Apr 29,2019,    7:50 pm
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Suspected IS sympathisers in various parts of Kerala are on the NIA's radar in wake of the horrendous Easter Sunday bombings in Sri Lanka following intercepts of calls between people in the state and the island nation as well as some Facebook accounts on which "provocative" materials were uploaded, sources said. View More..

Fani to intensify into very severe cyclonic storm in 24 hrs

Posted On : Apr 29,2019,    6:22 pm
Chennai, April 29 (IANS) Cyclonic storm Fani over southeast Bay of Bengal is very likely to intensify into a severe cyclonic storm during next six hours and into a very severe cyclonic storm during subsequent 24 hours as it moves towards India's eastern coast, the IMD said on Monday. View More..

Urban, rural polling trend vary in initial phases

Posted On : Apr 29,2019,    3:34 pm
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Polling in the initial phases of the ongoing Lok Sabha elections have shown a varying trend in urban and rural areas as compared to the 2014 general elections, according to the Election Commission data. View More..

Official assesses preparedness for cyclone 'Fani'

Posted On : Apr 29,2019,    3:34 pm
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Cabinet Secretary P.K. Sinha on Monday took stock of the situation arising out of the cyclonic storm 'Fani' that has been intensifying in the in southeast Bay of Bengal in a National Crisis Management Committee (NCMC) meeting here, a Home Ministry statement said. View More..

Cyclone 'Fani' may head towards north coastal Andhra

Posted On : Apr 29,2019,    12:30 pm
Visakhapatnam, April 29 (IANS) Cyclonic storm 'Fani' in southeast Bay of Bengal is likely to turn severe on Monday and intensify further into a "very severe" cyclonic storm on Tuesday before heading towards north coastal Andhra and Odisha coast, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Monday View More..

Former India footballer Kannan passes away

Posted On : Apr 28,2019,    8:10 pm
Kolkata, April 28 (IANS) Former India footballer P. Kannan passed away at a city hospital here on Sunday following prolonged illness. View More..

NIA raids three places in Kerala, police say one detained

Posted On : Apr 28,2019,    4:10 pm
New Delhi/Thiruvananthapuram, April 28 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Sunday raided three places in Kerala in connection with an Islamic State module, with police in the state saying that one suspect had been detained. View More..

Cyclone Fani likely to turn 'very severe'

Posted On : Apr 28,2019,    2:04 pm
Visakhapatnam, April 28 (IANS) Cyclone Fani, currently over the southeast Bay of Bengal and the adjoining East Equatorial Indian Ocean, is likely to intensify into a "very severe cyclonic storm" on Monday, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Sunday. View More..

Sri Lanka's Easter carnage: Colombo needs to be wary of Pakistan-ISIS links (Comments)

Posted On : Apr 28,2019,    10:46 am
The ISIS, or the Islamic State, has eventually claimed responsibility for the multiple terror bombings in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday targeting churches and hotels, killing 359 and injuring about 600 people. The sites hit in the attacks were all frequented by tourists, and at least 42 foreign nationals died in the explosions. View More..

CBI starts probe into Pollachi case

Posted On : Apr 27,2019,    11:08 pm
Chennai, April 27 (IANS) The CBI has registered two cases and started investigation in Pollachi sexual harassment case in Tamil Nadu in which a college girl alleged that two of her friends along with two other associates sexually assaulted her and clicked a video, threatening to upload it on the internet, the agency said on Saturday. View More..

Truck driver held for hoax call to Bengaluru police

Posted On : Apr 27,2019,    11:08 pm
Bengaluru, April 27 (IANS) A truck driver was arrested on Saturday for making a hoax call to city control room and telling them that a terror attack would be carried out in seven states, including Karnataka, the police said. View More..

Madras HC suggestion on consensual sex between minors hailed

Posted On : Apr 27,2019,    7:16 pm
Chennai/New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The Madras High Court's suggestion to exclude consensual sex with girls above 16 from rigours of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act has been welcomed by legal experts. View More..

Supply chain start-up Ninjacart raises $100m

Posted On : Apr 26,2019,    11:08 pm
Bengaluru, April 26 (IANS) Vegetables, fruits and grocery supply chain startup Ninjacart said on Friday that it has raised $100 million (Rs 699 crore) from leading investment firm Tiger Global to build capacity for serving retailers and restaurants across the country. View More..

AIADMK seeks action against 3 MLAs for anti-party moves

Posted On : Apr 26,2019,    11:02 pm
Chennai, April 26 (IANS) The chief whip of the ruling AIADMK S. Rajendran and state Law Minister C.V. Shanmugam on Friday met Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P. Dhanapal and submitted a petition to take appropriate action against three legislators for indulging in anti-party activities. View More..

Ambulance driver, nurse arrested in TN baby trade case

Posted On : Apr 26,2019,    7:56 pm
Chennai, April 26 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Police on Friday arrested an ambulance driver and a nurse in Namakkal district in connection with the case of selling babies, officials said here. View More..

'Kanchana 3' mints Rs 100 crore in a week

Posted On : Apr 26,2019,    6:44 pm
Chennai, April 26 (IANS) Tamil horror-comedy "Kanchana 3", the fourth instalment in the widely popular franchise, has struck gold at the ticket window with a first week worldwide gross of over Rs. 100 crore approximately. View More..

Jr Girls NFC: Jharkhand, Haryana enter semis

Posted On : Apr 26,2019,    6:34 pm
Kolhapur, April 26 (IANS) Jharkhand and Haryana made their way into the semi-finals of the Junior Girls' National Football Championships (NFC) with convincing wins over last year's finalists Manipur and Tamil Nadu respectively at the Rajarshi Shahu Stadium here on Friday. View More..

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