The Biggest Stories of May 15, 2014
May 15, 2014
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Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
The Supreme Court today refused to stay the hearing before the Karnataka High Court on the appeal of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa against her conviction in the disproportionate assets case, saying that it would decide the plea of D...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
The Supreme Court today sought responses from former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and others on a plea filed by DMK leader K Anbazhagan seeking removal of public prosecutor and stay of appeal proceedings before the Karnataka High Court in t...
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Dilip Bobb | Thursday March 5, 2015
As Tamil Nadu begins the countdown to the 2016 assembly polls, the DMK's executive meet in Chennai today, its veteran leader M Karunanidhi will be the focus of all attention. This is the first meeting of its newly elected office bearers, most of them...
India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday January 4, 2015
DMK treasurer and heir-apparent MK Stalin today denied reports that he is in the race for the position of party general secretary, a post currently held by veteran leader, 92-year-old K Anbazhagan.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday December 21, 2014
Former Union minister D Napoleon joined the BJP in the presence of party president Amit Shah in Chennai on Sunday, a day after resigning from the DMK.
South | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from IANS) | Sunday December 21, 2014
DMK leader and former union minister D Napoleon joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of BJP president Amit Shah in Chennai on Sunday.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday September 1, 2014
A day after DMK Chief Karunanidhi slammed the Centre for reportedly sending a circular to schools asking them to celebrate Teacher's Day as 'Guru Utsav', MDMK leader Vaiko has demanded a withdrawal of the circular by the Human Resource and Developmen...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 28, 2014
Madras High Court bench today granted anticipatory bail till September 3 to former Union Minister and expelled DMK leader, M K Alagiri in a land grab case.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday August 28, 2014
The Madurai police have filed a First Information Report or FIR against DMK chief M Karunanidhi's son, MK Alagiri on charges of land grabbing.
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.
Elections News | Written by Devesh Kumar | Friday May 23, 2014
The fate of former union communications minister Dayanidhi Maran, accused in the case relating to the Aircel-Maxis deal, will now be decided by the Narendra Modi government.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 23, 2014
DMK president M Karunanidhi today said Narendra Modi's invitation to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa for his swearing-in was "not acceptable and unwelcome" by Tamils all over the world and urged the BJP leader to drop the initiative.
Elections News | Sam Daniel, Stalin | Wednesday May 21, 2014
AIADMK's Youth Wing leader S R Vijaya Kumar is a giant killer. He defeated DMK's mighty leader Dayanidhi Maran on his home turf by 45,000 votes. It was a huge embarrassment for the former telecom minister who sought a third term from his party's bast...
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 16, 2014
Though the supporters of MK Alagiri were in a jubilant mood with the DMK candidates heading for defeat in southern districts of Tamil Nadu, the expelled leader today declined to comment on the debacle of the party headed by his father M Karunanidhi.
Elections News | Sam Daniel, Stalin | Monday April 21, 2014
For five years, TKS Elangovan has represented North Chennai in Parliament. This time, the veteran leader of the regional DMK has switched to South Chennai and is taking on a young doctor. Dr Jayavardhan, 26, is the youngest candidate in Tamil Nadu in...
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 21, 2014
DMK leader M K Stalin on Sunday alleged that the law and order situation in Tamil Nadu had deteriorated after Jayalalithaa took over as Chief Minister and 10 incidents of bomb planting had been reported in and around Madurai.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 19, 2014
Senior CPI leader D Raja today wondered why the AIADMK and the DMK were not attacking the "communal policy" of BJP and instead only criticising Narendra Modi on the Gujarat model of development.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 13, 2014
Slamming the choice of DMK's candidate, a loyalist of his younger brother M K Stalin, in Tirunelveli Lok Sabha constituency, expelled party leader M K Alagiri today exhorted his supporters to ensure that he finished third in the April 24 polls.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 9, 2014
The multi-crore 2G scam seems to be a non-issue for the electorate in Nilgiri (SC) Lok Sabha constituency, where the scam tainted former Telecom Minister DMK's A Raja is bidding for a second term.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 5, 2014
DMK leader and former Union Minister for Communications Dayanidhi Maran today filed his nomination for Lok Sabha polls and declared assets worth Rs 10.94 crore which is two times more than the Rs 3.66 crore that he declared in the 2009 general electi...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 28, 2014
Expelled DMK leader M K Alagiri met Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram at the airport in Madurai today, but refused to clarify what they discussed.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 27, 2014
With a 10 per cent vote-share and a maverick leader striking instant chord with his unconventional ways, DMDK is threatening to play spoilsport to Dravidian arch rivals DMK and AIADMK, who have much stake in the April 24 Lok Sabha polls.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 24, 2014
Amid speculation about him campaigning in favour of Narendra Modi after he endorsed the BJP's PM candidate, rebel DMK leader MK Alagiri is soon set to launch a statewide tour to hold consultations with loyalists across Tamil Nadu as he looks to galva...
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 23, 2014
In a major political development in Tamil Nadu, MDMK General Secretary Vaiko today met suspended DMK leader M K Alagiri at his residence in Madurai and sought his support for the April 24 Lok Sabha polls.