Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
PMK founder S Ramadoss today charged the DMK, which offered to implement prohibition in Tamil Nadu if voted to power, with ruining the generations by removing prohibition.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 21, 2015
In a major policy shift, DMK has batted for prohibition for the first time in many years, assuring to take steps for its implementation in Tamil Nadu if the party was voted to power in the assembly elections next year.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 17, 2015
Slamming DMK chief M Karunanidhi for commenting on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's health, O Panneerselvam said his leader had never talked about political rivals' health "for politics".
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Tuesday July 14, 2015
The health of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who has not been seen publicly in nearly 10 days, has become a big controversy in her state, with opposition parties asking the government to clarify whether the 67-year-old is unwell.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 5, 2015
DMK chief M Karunanidhi has criticised the Tamil Nadu government for "dragging LTTE's" name in its plea in the Supreme Court seeking Central forces to guard the Mullaiperiyar Dam replacing Kerala police.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 2, 2015
DMK president Karunanidhi today said the Tamil Nadu government should formally provide the details related to Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's illness as the people would be interested in knowing it.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 2, 2015
DMK chief and five time Tamil Nadu chief minister Muthuvel Karunanidhi's 92nd birthday will be celebrated tomorrow as party workers from all parts of the state will converge in Chennai to wish the leader amidst a slew of welfare programmes being organised to mark the occasion.
Tamil Nadu News | Pres Trust of India | Tuesday June 2, 2015
Ahead of his 92nd birthday on June 3, DMK chief Karunanidhi on Monday exhorted party cadres to put in a planned effort to win the Assembly elections scheduled to be held next year.
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 Ministers.
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 to file an appeal against the acquittal.
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 speculation that it could seek early elections in the state.
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 transport sector.
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 bandh over the Mekedatu dam row.
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 DMK protest rally in Chennai today.
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.