Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 23, 2015
The DMK today alleged that Karnataka releases water from Cauvery only when there is surplus water available for Tamil Nadu and not as per the orders of the river dispute tribunal, and its party chief M Karunanidhi said that they support the March 28...
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 22, 2015
Joining forces with anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said his party would be with him in protests against the "draconian" Land Bill in the "national interest."
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shailaja Neelakantan | Friday March 20, 2015
DMK chief M Karunanidhi said today that "no guns or even cannons" can stop those protesting the land bill. "What will happen if people all over the country erupt in protest? Keep all the jails open," said the 90-year-old Mr. Karunanidhi, leading a D...
India News | Reported | Monday March 9, 2015
Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Sri Lanka later this week, DMK President M Karunanidhi today said he should use his visit to the benefit of Lankan Tamils.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
Slamming Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe for his remarks that Indian fishermen may be shot if they intruded into Lankan waters, DMK today said it amounted to snubbing rime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of his tour to the island nation.
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...
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday February 18, 2015
Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah on Tuesday faced fire from various opposition parties for praising former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday February 16, 2015
In a major victory for the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu, the party's little known S Valarmathi today won the by-polls to the Srirangam assembly constituency, represented previously by former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa who was disqualified following h...
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday January 29, 2015
C Umashankar, an IAS officer of the Tamil Nadu cadre, has said he intends to go to court over a notice sent to him by the state government, asking him to desist from preaching in churches on his days away from work.
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 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 | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 25, 2014
Christmas was celebrated with gaiety and grand fervour in Tamil Nadu today.
India News | 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 News | 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 News | 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.