Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 17, 2015
Exerting pressure on the Congress Government in Karnataka, DMK today said it should immediately file an appeal against AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the wealth case as it "has a duty to uphold justice".
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 14, 2015
DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said the Supreme Court verdict on banning photos of Chief Ministers in government advertisements amounts "to snatching away the rights of states" as the constitution gives "equal status" to Prime Ministers and Chief Mini...
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The opposition parties in Tamil Nadu are crying foul over the alleged miscalculation in the illegal assets of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, on basis of which she has been acquitted in a corruption case. They now want the Karnataka government ...
India News | Tuesday May 12, 2015
J Jayalalithaa has said that today's high court verdict acquitting her in a corruption case "has paved the way for me to emerge as tested pure gold." Her party, the ruling AIADMK, is planning her return as chief minister of Tamil Nadu, with speculati...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 2, 2015
Tearing into the NDA government over a proposed controversial transport law, DMK President M Karunanidhi today said it was violative of the federal spirit and the government had adopted a 'deceptive' approach to undo the basic infrastructure of trans...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 30, 2015
Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah, AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa and DMK President M Karunanidhi today extended their May Day greetings.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Extending a helping hand to the victims of quake-hit Nepal, political party DMK has asked its MLAs and MPs to donate their one month's salary towards the Prime Minister's Relief Fund.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 23, 2015
DMK, today, asked the Narendra Modi Government to 'generously' withdraw its controversial Land Bill in the wake of all-round criticism, including from its own allies.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 9, 2015
A doctor, treating DMK chief M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal, today told a special court that she cannot be involved in an alleged money laundering case as she has been suffering from Alzheimer's and other age-related diseases for several years.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 2, 2015
Coming to the support of fellow opposition party DMDK, whose six MLAs were suspended for allegedly creating ruckus in state Assembly last month, DMK President M Karunanidhi today urged the ruling AIADMK to be "magnanimous and commute the punishment."
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 1, 2015
Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah, DMK president M Karunanidhi, AIADMK Chief J Jayalalithaa and other political leaders today extended their greetings to Jain community on the occasion of Mahavir Jayanti, to be celebrated tomorrow.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday March 29, 2015
DMK chief M Karunanidhi today slammed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam for what he calls violating the oath of secrecy.
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.