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Apr 17, 2019
Cash-for-votes reality of Tamil Nadu politics: Well-oiled system makes curbing cash handouts near-impossible for ECCash distribution is no new phenomenon in Tamil Nadu, where voters now expect money exchange for their ballot for a particular party or candidate.
Apr 09, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019; Andhra Pradesh edition: Sharmila Reddy of YSR Congress tells Firstpost Chandrababu Naidu is a massive failureIn this interview, Sajaya speaks to YS Sharmila Reddy, who plays a central role in the YSR Congress Party, led by YS Rajasekhar.
Jan 07, 2019
Cold wave grips India as Kerala's Munnar battles frost blanket and Shimla residents bring out umbrellas to escape snowfallLess than a week after Bengaluru saw a minimum temperature of 7 degrees Celsius, Kerala's Munnar recorded sub-zero temperatures over the weekend, resulting in a blanket of frost across the popular hill-station on Saturday.
Nov 01, 2018
IMD says northeast monsoon to expand in 24 hours as it sets over parts of South India; excess rainfall likelyAccording to The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), North east monsoon rains have commenced over coastal Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, south Tamil Nadu, southern Kerala and southern coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh
Oct 14, 2018
Navjot Singh Sidhu should join Pakistan's Cabinet, says BJP's Sambit Patra after Punjab minister's comments on South IndiaBJP's Sambit Patra made the statement after Navjot Singh Sidhu reportedly said he could relate to Pakistan more than South India.
Apr 30, 2018
ToR of 15th Finance Commission: Will South India lose out to the North owing to lower fertility rates?South Indian states have reduced their fertility rates below replacement level, while rate for states such as Bihar and Uttar Pradesh remains above level
Apr 12, 2018
ToR of 15th Finance Commission: Narendra Modi rejects allegations of bias against southern statesNarendra Modi rejected allegations of southern states including Tamil Nadu that Terms of Reference (ToR) of 15th Finance Commission were biased against them
Apr 11, 2018
Four southern govts say terms of reference of 15th Finance Commission unfair: Meet brings back North versus South debateThree non-BJP ruled southern states and Union Territory Puducherry came out against the Terms of Reference stipulated by the Centre in the 15th Finance Commission for devolution of funds to states.
Mar 27, 2018
Siddaramaiah's claim of south Indian states subsidising northern counterparts nothing but economic fallacyThe contribution of the north and east Indian states has been immense in terms of the food security of our country, which is an enormous one considering the pressure of our large population.
Mar 24, 2018
'North India shed more tears for Sridevi than South': BJP's Narendra Taneja further alienates south Indians with bizarre remarkIn a debate on the North and South tussle over the 15th Finance Commission’s formula for revenue sharing among states, BJP spokesperson Narendra Taneja made a bizarre statement and prompted anchor Zakka Jacob to intervene.