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'.
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 | 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.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 18, 2014
DMK President M Karunanidhi today condemned the anti-Muslim riots in Sri Lanka and urged India to come forward to voice its concern for members of the minority community in the island nation.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 14, 2014
DMK president M Karunanidhi on Saturday told Prime Minister Narendra Modi that there is no legal bar on the constitution of Cauvery Management Board to oversee sharing of water between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka.
Election 2014 | 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.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 22, 2014
After MDMK expressed "unexplainable grief" over Narendra Modi's invitation to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa for his swearing-in ceremony on Monday May 26, it was the DMK's turn to critisize the move.
Election 2014 | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Thursday March 20, 2014
In Tamil Nadu, flanked by the leaders of five regional parties, the BJP president Rajnath Singh publicly announced the party's large alliance. The BJP, which won none of the state's 39 parliamentary seats in the last national election, is carpooling ...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 18, 2014
DMK President M Karunanidhi will launch his 12-day election campaign for Lok Sabha elections from Coimbatore on April 5, the party announced today.
Election 2014 | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava | Friday March 14, 2014
During his trip to Delhi earlier this week, MK Alagiri, who has been suspended from the DMK by his father, reportedly met BJP president Rajnath Singh and offered his support to the BJP for the national election.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 11, 2014
Asserting that DMK had the capability to face the polls with its existing local allies, party president M Karunanidhi today said there was no setback for his Democratic Progressive Alliance (DPA) in the absence of a national party in the combine.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 7, 2014
DMK president M Karunanidhi on Thursday said the party would welcome the two communist parties to its fold.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
Election Commission yesterday took a tough stand against DMK president M Karunanidhi's petition in the Madras High Court to quash an election complaint against him, saying the former chief minister has to prove his innocence during the trial.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will hold talks with Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on the sidelines of the BIMSTEC Summit in Myanmar today.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 2, 2014
DMK today hit out at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the Centre's "indifferent" approach toward Sri Lankan Tamils issue and came down on his reported plans to meet the island nation's President Mahinda Rajapaksa for bilateral talks at the upcoming ...
South | Zoya Anna Thomas (With inputs from agencies) | Wednesday February 19, 2014
DMK chief M Karunanidhi has welcomed the Tamil Nadu government's decision to release Rajiv Gandhi's killers.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday February 18, 2014
With the Supreme Court on Tuesday commuting the death sentence awarded to three convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, political parties DMK, MDMK and CPI along with the convicts' relatives demanded their release from prison.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 16, 2014
Reflecting its president M Karunanidhi's long-stated position, the DMK today pitched for abolition of death sentence, emphasising that capital punishment would "neither eradicate nor reduce" crimes.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 13, 2014
Scotching speculations about a possible pre-poll pact between his party, Congress and DMDK for the Lok Sabha elections, DMK president M Karunanidhi today said there were "no indications" for the formation of such a combine.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 6, 2014
Welcoming Congress President Sonia Gandhi's assertion that caste-based quota will continue, DMK today reiterated its demand for the removal of creamy layer concept from reservation.