TN Seshan

PM Narendra Modi, President Ram Nath Kovind, Sonia Gandhi condole death of former CEC TN Seshan

A 1955 batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of Tamil Nadu cadre, Seshan was the 10th CEC and served from December 12, 1990, till December 11, 1996. 

Nov 11, 2019, 11:27 AM IST

A no-nonsense man, TN Seshan cleaned up India's electoral system

TN Seshan, the man who transformed the way elections were conducted and contested in India, passed away on Saturday night in Chennai at the age of 86.

Nov 11, 2019, 10:44 AM IST

Former chief election commissioner TN Seshan dies following cardiac arrest in Chennai

Taking to Twitter, former chief election commissioner SY Quraishi said, "Sad to announce that Shri TN Seshan (former Chief Election Commissioner of India) passed away a short while ago. He was a true legend and a guiding force for all his successors. I pray for peace to his soul."

Nov 11, 2019, 06:33 AM IST

Why India's politics is less like cricket and more like kabaddi

What an election! Politicians are grappling each other with words, and the Supreme Court is taunting the Election Commission.

Apr 17, 2019, 15:17 PM IST

News at a glance: January 11, 2017

Jan 11, 2018, 18:01 PM IST

Govt attempting to dilute CAG’s power: Bhushan

Supreme Court lawyer Prashant Bhushan hit at Congress-led UPA Government over talks of CAG being made into a multi-member body, and said it was a dishonest attempt to dilute CAG`s power.

Nov 12, 2012, 23:34 PM IST

Lokpal must be autonomous body: Seshan’s draft

Former chief election commissioner TN Seshan has also prepared a draft for an autonomous anti-graft body.

Aug 26, 2011, 17:53 PM IST