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India | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday August 20, 2014
Former Telecom Minister A Raja and parliamentarian Kanimozhi were granted bail today by a Delhi court in a case of money-laundering. Both leaders who are from the Tamil Nadu party the DMK were present in court.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI on a plea by DMK MP Kanimozhi in 2G scam case for quashing of the charges against her in the spectrum allocation scam, claiming she has been falsely implicated ...
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday August 11, 2014
The DMK has threatened to sue Justice Markandey Katju for declaring that an allegedly corrupt judge was kept in office at the Madras High Court because the political party threw its weight behind him. Demanding an unconditional apology, the DMK's Org...
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 9, 2014
Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader P V Kalyanasundaram, a staunch loyalist of party treasurer MK Stalin, has quit from posts that he was holding in party-backed Kalaignar TV and another media company.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday August 2, 2014
Slamming the derogatory article on the Sri Lankan Government defence website, DMK President M Karunanidhi on Friday demanded that the Centre convey its strong condemnation as it had 'besmirched' both the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and the Indian Prime...
India | A Vaidyanathan | Thursday July 31, 2014
The Supreme Court today dismissed the Tamil Nadu government's appeal against a Madras High Court order quashing a case of land-grab registered against DMK treasurer MK Stalin. "Let there be peace," a bench of Justice Ranjana Prakash Desai and Justice...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 24, 2014
In a strong reaction to Justice Markandey Katju who had demanded disclosure of his assets, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said his "asset account is an open book" and demanded that the former Supreme Court Judge disclose his assets.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin (With inputs from Swetha Ramesh) | Wednesday July 23, 2014
A day after Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi asked the Central Bureau of Investigation to file a chargesheet against the Maran brothers in the Aircel-Maxis deal, saying there is enough evidence to prosecute them, there is still no word from former tele...
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 23, 2014
DMK President M Karunanidhi on Tuesday lashed out at former Supreme Court Judge Markandey Katju for his allegations on a Tamil Nadu judge, which has put his party under a cloud, and accused him of acting under 'indirect pressure'.
India | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday July 22, 2014
Attorney General of India Mukul Rohatgi has, according to sources, told the Central Bureau of Investigation, or the CBI, that there was enough evidence to file a chargesheet against former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanidhi Ma...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 22, 2014
DMK today slammed former Supreme Court Judge Markandey Katju for his "wild and baseless" allegation that "TN partner" of the UPA lobbied for a corrupt judge.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 22, 2014
The ruling AIADMK and its arch rival DMK were engaged in a war of words in the Tamil Nadu assembly today over the power situation with Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa accusing the Karuanidhi-led party of turning the power-surplus state into a deficit o...
Tamil Nadu | Press Trust of India | Monday July 21, 2014
Joining the chorus in Tamil Nadu against the "Sanskrit Week" celebrations planned by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in its schools, DMK President M Karunanidhi today asked the Centre to confine the proposal to Hindi-speaking states only.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday July 14, 2014
Refusal of entry to a dhoti-clad Judge of the Madras High Court at a club in Chennai has stoked a controversy, with political parties including DMK condemning the incident, as CPI(M) vowed to take up the issue in the Tamil Nadu Assembly, which is in ...
Cities | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Saturday July 12, 2014
Two weeks after the collapse of a building in Chennai left 61 dead, the DMK today led a massive rally in the city demanding CBI probe into the case.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 10, 2014
Seeking to enthuse party workers in the backdrop of electoral setbacks, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said victory or defeat does not determine a party's growth and stressed that the ruling AIADMK too had lost polls.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 9, 2014
Assailing DMK chief M Karunanidhi for his remarks over Mullaperiyar issue, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today said the storage in the dam will soon be increased to 142 feet as per Supreme Court orders and accused him of issuing statements t...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday July 7, 2014
Strongly criticising his arch rival Chief Minister Jayalalithaa over the Mullaperiyar dam issue, DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi today demanded to know the state government's action plan on the dam row against the background of a review petition in the S...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 3, 2014
Slamming the Centre over the rejection of former Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium's appointment as Supreme Court judge, DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi today wondered if the role of the former senior law officer in the Sohrabuddin case was the "reason...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 24, 2014
DMK President M Karunanidhi, party treasurer M K Stalin and legendary music composer Illayaraja were among the host of people who paid their last respects veteran Tamil film director Ramanarayanan, who died on Sunday.