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Check your name in voters list 2021 here, Step-by-step guide for Assembly elections

Check your name in voters list 2021 here, Step-by-step guide for Assembly elections

While the single-phase polling for assembly elections has begun in Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry, Assam will be witnessing its third and final phase today (April 6). Voting is also underway for

Mar 26, 2021, 14:18 PM IST
NDA, UDF promise new law to protect Sabarimala traditions, Ayyappa Dharma Sena welcomes

NDA, UDF promise new law to protect Sabarimala traditions, Ayyappa Dharma Sena welcomes

The Ayyappa Dharma Sena (ADS) welcomed the promises made by the NDA and UDF in their election manifestos that they will bring legislation to protect the age-old traditions of Sabarimala.

Mar 26, 2021, 06:28 AM IST
Kerala Assembly polls: BJP hopes to chug into Palakkad with 'Metroman' Sreedharan's candidature

Kerala Assembly polls: BJP hopes to chug into Palakkad with 'Metroman' Sreedharan's candidature

Kerala polls: The BJP, buoyed by its success in Palakkad in the recent civic polls, has fielded the 88-year old Sreedharan to fight it out with the 38-year-old Parambil, seeking a hat-trick of terms

Mar 25, 2021, 13:06 PM IST
Love Jihad, Sabarimala, Jobs feature in BJP manifesto for Kerala assembly polls

Love Jihad, Sabarimala, Jobs feature in BJP manifesto for Kerala assembly polls

The highlights of the manifesto included legislations for  "Love Jihad" and Sabarimala temple.

Mar 24, 2021, 17:39 PM IST
People of Kerala are fed up with corruption, misrule of LDF govt, says Amit Shah ahead of state assembly polls

People of Kerala are fed up with corruption, misrule of LDF govt, says Amit Shah ahead of state assembly polls

The Union Home Minister was in the poll-bound state to address public meetings and hold a roadshow.

Mar 24, 2021, 15:36 PM IST
Ex-Kerala Mahila Congress chief who shaved her head after being denied ticket to contest as Independent

Ex-Kerala Mahila Congress chief who shaved her head after being denied ticket to contest as Independent

Last week, Subhash got her head tonsured in front of the party office in Thiruvananthapuram to mark her protest.

Mar 23, 2021, 18:03 PM IST
After swimming and push-ups, Rahul Gandhi turns Aikido coach in Kerala, watch video

After swimming and push-ups, Rahul Gandhi turns Aikido coach in Kerala, watch video

The Wayanad MP took to the stage and demonstrated how one person can use his or her energy to hold the ground and resist being pushed by several others.

Mar 22, 2021, 20:53 PM IST
Losing is winning for this Independent candidate taking on both Tamil Nadu and Kerala CMs

Losing is winning for this Independent candidate taking on both Tamil Nadu and Kerala CMs

Having spent over Rs.50 lakhs, for contesting and continuously losing at the polls over the last 33 years, K. Padmarajan has made it to several record books.

Mar 19, 2021, 19:47 PM IST
Kerala’s Sabarimala Temple opens for 'Uthram’ festival amid row over Kerala CM’s stand on women’s entry

Kerala’s Sabarimala Temple opens for 'Uthram’ festival amid row over Kerala CM’s stand on women’s entry

With this, the issue of women’s entry into the popular Hindu shrine is back in the limelight in Kerala, as both the Congress-led United Democratic Front (UDF) and BJP-led National Democratic Front (

Mar 19, 2021, 11:17 AM IST
Kerala Assembly polls: Congress fields C Raghunath against Pinarayi Vijayan in Dharmadam

Kerala Assembly polls: Congress fields C Raghunath against Pinarayi Vijayan in Dharmadam

C Raghunath filed his nomination as Congress candidate to contest in Dharmadam against CPI (M) strongman and Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in Kerala Assembly elections 2021.

Mar 19, 2021, 07:42 AM IST
Kerala Assembly polls 2021: Days after quitting Congress, PC Chacko joins NCP

Kerala Assembly polls 2021: Days after quitting Congress, PC Chacko joins NCP

PC Chacko told reporters, "I am formally joining the NCP today. NCP is part of the Left Democratic Front in Kerala. Once again, I am back in the LDF as a part of NCP." 

Mar 16, 2021, 19:50 PM IST
Kerala High Court allows transwoman to join NCC, suggests changes in enrollment criteria

Kerala High Court allows transwoman to join NCC, suggests changes in enrollment criteria

The court said in view of the specific provisions of the 2019 Act, a transgender person has the right to be recognised not only as a transgender, but also a right to self-perceived gender identity.

Mar 16, 2021, 09:04 AM IST
Kerala Assembly elections: CM Pinarayi Vijayan files nomination papers, 'Metro Man' Sreedharan launches poll campaign for BJP

Kerala Assembly elections: CM Pinarayi Vijayan files nomination papers, 'Metro Man' Sreedharan launches poll campaign for BJP

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, who is contesting the April 6 Assembly polls in the state from Dharmadam constituency here, filed his nomination papers on Monday (March 15) morning.

Mar 15, 2021, 12:55 PM IST
Kerala Mahila Congress chief Lathika Subhash quits, tonsures head over denial of poll ticket

Kerala Mahila Congress chief Lathika Subhash quits, tonsures head over denial of poll ticket

Kerala Congress' Mahila chief Lathika Subhash submitted her resignation saying she was hurt after denial of party ticket from Ettumanoor seat, she shaved off her head in front of the Congress office

Mar 14, 2021, 20:52 PM IST
Kerala Assembly Elections 2021: BJP releases list of 112 candidates, 'metroman' E Sreedharan to contest from Palakkad

Kerala Assembly Elections 2021: BJP releases list of 112 candidates, 'metroman' E Sreedharan to contest from Palakkad

The party will contest a total of 115 seats in the 140-seat assembly, said BJP national general secretary Arun Singh The remaining 25 seats have been left for the allies.

Mar 14, 2021, 17:46 PM IST
'New Kerala with Modi': NDA releases campaign slogan for upcoming assembly elections

'New Kerala with Modi': NDA releases campaign slogan for upcoming assembly elections

The slogan was presented by Union Home minister Amit Shah in the presence of Union Ministers Prahlad Joshi, V Muraleedharan, former Mizoram Governor Kummanam Rajasekharan, E Sreedharan, senior BJP

Mar 08, 2021, 07:09 AM IST
Kerala Assembly Polls: KV Balakrishnan, Actors Devan, Radha join BJP in presence of Amit Shah

Kerala Assembly Polls: KV Balakrishnan, Actors Devan, Radha join BJP in presence of Amit Shah

Kerala People’s Party chief and actor Devan, along with actor Radha and former bureaucrat KV Balakrishnan joined Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Kerala in presence of Union Home Minister Amit Shah on

Mar 07, 2021, 19:58 PM IST
DMK 'shames' Congress in seat-sharing for upcoming Tamil Nadu polls, leader KS Alagiri in tears

DMK 'shames' Congress in seat-sharing for upcoming Tamil Nadu polls, leader KS Alagiri in tears

With just a month left in Tamil Nadu Assembly election 2021, cracks are appearing in the Congress-Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) alliance in the state. Sources inside Congress told ANI, Tamil Nadu

Mar 05, 2021, 19:23 PM IST
UDF to finalise seat-sharing for upcoming Kerala Assembly polls by tomorrow, says Congress

UDF to finalise seat-sharing for upcoming Kerala Assembly polls by tomorrow, says Congress

Ahead of the Kerala Assembly polls, Congress leader and Leader of Opposition in Kerala Assembly Ramesh Chennithala on Friday (March 5) said that the seat-sharing agreement between the parties in the

Mar 05, 2021, 15:31 PM IST
Gold racket accused claims Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan involved in foreign currency smuggling: Customs chief tells HC

Gold racket accused claims Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan involved in foreign currency smuggling: Customs chief tells HC

The Customs department in an affidavit to Kerala High Court made some startling claims about the involvement of Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in illegal monetary transactions citing the statement

Mar 05, 2021, 15:25 PM IST