South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 16, 2015
Tamil Nadu's ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) today named S Valarmathi as its candidate for the Srirangam assembly constituency, held earlier by former chief minister J Jayalalithaa, for the February 13 by-poll.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 14, 2015
Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah, AIADMK General Secretary J Jayalalithaa and DMK President M Karunanidhi today greeted people on the occasion of Pongal.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 13, 2015
DMK today announced its candidate for the February 13 bypoll for the Srirangam seat, vacated by AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa following her conviction in a graft case.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Friday January 9, 2015
M Karunanidhi, age 92, has been elected by his party, the DMK, as its chief for a 12th term. His son, MK Stalin, will return as Treasurer, which keeps him at No 3 in the DMK's hierarchy.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday January 7, 2015
MK Karunanidhi, 92, is running for his 12th term as president of the DMK. In party elections scheduled for Friday, Mr Karunanidhi's younger son, MK Stalin, will also seek re-election as Treasurer, which makes him No 3 in the party's hierarchy.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday January 5, 2015
DMK president M Karunanidhi and his son and party Treasurer MK Stalin were among those who greeted party MP Kanimozhi on her 47th birthday today.
India | 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 | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 25, 2014
Christmas was celebrated with gaiety and grand fervour in Tamil Nadu today.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 15, 2014
DMK chief M Karunanidhi has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to rein in Hindutva outfits who are making a "mockery of communal harmony" and joined other parties in voicing apprehension that observing Good Governance Day on December 25 could hamper ...
South | Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday December 5, 2014
The law-makers of the DMK were evicted today from the Tamil Nadu legislature after they protested noisily against remarks about their chief.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 4, 2014
DMK chief M Karunanidhi today angrily left the Tamil Nadu assembly, saying "there is no place here for a disabled like me."
South | Press Trust of India | Monday November 24, 2014
Continuing the war of words with Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam over his absence from the assembly session, DMK president M Karunanidhi on Sunday said he would attend the sessions if proper seating arrangements were made for him by the AIA...
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi on Friday slammed media for running an "imaginary ghost haunting" campaign on the spectrum allocation scam which unseated the party from power in 2011 assembly elections despite its impressive performance.
India | Agencies | Friday October 31, 2014
Charges have been framed against former telecom minister A Raja, DMK parliamentarian Kanimozhi and her stepmother Dayalu Ammal in a money-laundering case linked to the 2G scam.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Thursday October 30, 2014
DMK is trying to cobble together a mega alliance by wooing back former allies, PMK and MDMK, who are currently part of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance or NDA.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Thursday October 9, 2014
J Jayalalithaa's lawyers are expected to reach Delhi this morning from Bangalore and could file an appeal in the Supreme Court against the Karnataka High Court's dismissal of the former Tamil Nadu chief minister's petition for bail.
India | Sam Daniel | Thursday October 9, 2014
J Jayalalithaa's arch rival, the 92 year-old DMK chief M Karunanidhi, has predicted that her "comeback to power can only be a dream. It would never be fulfilled."
South | Written by Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday October 9, 2014
DMK chief M Karunanidhi has reacted to former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's conviction, 12 days after she was put behind bars.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 28, 2014
The police have filed FIRs against DMK president M Karunanidhi and his son and party treasurer MK Stalin in connection with a clash between their supporters and AIADMK workers.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said the arrest of ISI spies and their activities in Tamil Nadu has created panic among people and questioned the lack of progress in May 1 train station blasts.
South | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Thursday September 4, 2014
Days after being booked for grabbing temple land, former Union minister MK Alagiri has offered to return it. He said he did not know the land belonged to a temple.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 1, 2014
Teacher's Day celebrations on Friday have occasioned a series of controversies for the Narendra Modi government.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday September 1, 2014
DMK Chief Karunanidhi slammed the Centre on Sunday evening for reportedly sending a circular to schools asking them to celebrate Teacher's Days as 'Guru Utsav'.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 28, 2014
The official Facebook page of DMK president M Karunanidhi now has over two lakh followers and steps are on to revamp websites of both the party and that of its chief ahead of 2016 assembly polls, the party said today.