Infrastructure & Services

Public Distribution System in Tamil Nadu

July 4, 2016 Nileena MS 4

Even as the Tamil Nadu government has introduced digitization of the Public Distribution System (PDS) and smart PDS cards, ration card holders from many parts of the district complain of lack of access to the »

Elections

What Chennaiites expect from their new MLAs?

May 31, 2016 Nileena MS 0

Even as the AIADMK government assumed office with a historic second consecutive victory in the Assembly Elections, DMK swept Chennai, by winning 10 out of 16 seats. Another factor was anti-incumbency – except for Dr. »

Elections

Chennai Election Results 2016

May 19, 2016 Nileena MS 0

The election results are out, and AIADMK takes the lead in Tamil Nadu. In Chennai however, DMK has won more seats than AIADMK. Constituency Candidate Party Votes Margin % vote Anna Nagar Mohan M K »

Elections

Chepauk-Triplicane: Will it remain a DMK bastion?

May 15, 2016 Nileena MS 1

To view map, see: http://bl.ocks.org/d/37594a1fa5d0467ebf72d714d23ee31e Chepauk-Triplicane constituency was formed by the merging of Chepauk and Triplicane- two localities in Central Chennai- as part of the delimitation process in 2008. Erstwhile Chepauk constituency was represented by DMK »

Elections

Anna Nagar: Minister vs. millionaire

May 14, 2016 Nileena MS 1

To view map, see: http://bl.ocks.org/d/3a35085d38f71f53fc61c2c4a31bf3e7  Anna Nagar was a stronghold of DMK till the last elections. DMK was elected here in seven out of nine Assembly Elections since 1977, and M. Karunanidhi was the MLA »