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Tamil Nadu votes for LS, assembly

Chennai, April 24 (IANS) — Voting for all 39 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu and by-poll for one state assembly seat... (more...)

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Voting begins in Tamil Nadu

Chennai, April 24 (IANS) — Voting for all 39 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu and one state assembly seat began Thursday,... (more...)

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British tourist to be deported from Sri Lanka for sporting a Buddha tattoo

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India may witness poor monsoon this year

Pune, April 23 (IANS) — India may witness poor rainfall this monsoon season, scientists said Wednesday. This has been... (more...)

Money, liquor and drug trail in these elections

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) — Money and liquor seems to be lining the electoral trail this election, if the latest figures... (more...)

Money, liquor and drug trail in these elections

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) — Money and liquor seems to be lining the electoral trail this election, if the latest figures... (more...)

Tamil Nadu to vote for all 39 Lok Sabha seats Thursday

Chennai, April 23 (IANS) — Over 55 million voters will Thursday decide the fate of 845 candidates in Tamil Nadu’s... (more...)

Sri Lanka deporting British tourist with Buddha tattoo; police say she hurt religious feelings

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lankan authorities will deport a British tourist for having an image... (more...)

Sri Lankan authorities to deport British tourist with a Buddha tattoo

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lankan authorities plan to deport a British tourist for having an image... (more...)

AIADMK pays Rs.3,000 to vote for it: DMK

Chennai, April 23 (IANS) — The DMK Wednesday told the Election Commission and police that voters were being given Rs.3,000... (more...)

Money and liquor trail: Rs 240 crore cash, 1.3 crore litre liquor seized

New Delhi, April 23 (IANS) — Money and liquor seems seems to lining the electoral trail this election, if the latest... (more...)

It is my daddy, says Stalin in twist to ‘Modi vs Lady’ argument

Chennai, April 22 (IANS) — DMK leader M.K.Stalin Tuesday said the growth achieved by Tamil Nadu is due to his “daddy”... (more...)

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