Rebel DMDK legislator praises Jayalalithaa as 'another Anna'

 A rebel DMDK legislator on Tuesday hailed Chief Minister Jayalalithaa as yet another "Anna", drawing loud thumping of desks by the ruling AIADMK members.

RK Nagar bypoll: BJP, DMDK hold discussions

 Allies BJP and DMDK on Friday held discussions on the June 27 bypoll for Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency here, from where AIADMK General Secretary J Jayalalithaa is contesting following her return as Chief Minister.

Any possible alliance with DMDK will be announced by DMK chief

DMK treasurer MK Stalin on Saturday said any decision on the posibility of forging alliance with Vijayakanth-led DMDK would be announced by party chief M Karunanidhi.

Vijaykanth calls on Karuna, to lead delegation to PM

DMDK chief Vijaykanth, an ally of NDA, today said he would lead a delegation of opposition parties to meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi tomorrow to raise issues concerning the state after he called on DMK President M Karunanidhi and Congress leaders here.

Uproar in TN Assembly, DMDK MLAs suspended

 The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Thursday witnessed tumult after a remark by the Deputy Leader of the Opposition against AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa, with the Speaker's podium being damaged, marshals attacked in the corridor and DMDK MLAs suspended.

DMDK members suspended from Tamil Nadu assembly

Lawmakers belonging to DMDK were suspended Thursday from attending the ongoing Tamil Nadu assembly session due to chaos that followed certain remarks made by a member against former chief minister J Jayalalithaa.

DMDK wants 'defamatory' posts against Vijayakanth removed

Main opposition in Tamil Nadu Assembly DMDK on Thursday lodged a police complaint alleging defamatory posts in social media against its party chief Vijayakanth and demanded removal of such content and action against those floating it.

Fasting DMDK MLA arrested; shifted to hospital

Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam MLA, R Arulselvan, who is an on indefinite fast since Tuesday, was arrested on Thursday and admitted to the Government hospital here as his health condition worsened, police said.

DMDK chief demands CBI probe in Aavin case

DMDK president and leader of the opposition Vijayakanth on Monday demanded a CBI probe into the Aavin milk pilferage case.

Jayalalithaa to move HC for bail in DA case, Panneerselvam to take oath as new Tamil Nadu CM on Monday
Jayalalithaa to move HC for bail in DA case, Panneerselvam to take oath as new Tamil Nadu CM on Monday

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) legislators on Sunday announced the name of O Paneerselvam as the new Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu to succeed the jailed J Jayalalithaa, who Saturday began serving a four-year prison sentence for corruption.

Viyakant announces Rs 10 lakh for relief in Kashmir

DMDK founder Vijayakant on Wednesday announced a sum of Rs 10 lakh towards relief efforts in the flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir.

DMDK man held for 'defamatory' post on Facebook refused bail

Madras High Court today refused to grant bail to a DMDK councillor, arrested for allegedly posting defamatory statements against Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on a social networking portal.

Accord priority for linking rivers, Vijayakanth writes to PM

DMDK, an ally of BJP in Tamil Nadu, on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to accord priority for linking rivers to alleviate the sufferings of rain deficit and flood-prone states.

TN very democratic and safe for women: Jayalalithaa

Asserting that her state police force was on duty round the clock and was hard on complaints of crime, especially against women, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Wednesday contended that the state was most safe for women in the country.

DMDK stages walks out objecting to minister`s remarks

DMDK members on Wednesday walked out from the Tamil Nadu Assembly protesting against certain remarks by Transport Minister V Senthil Balaji.

Oppn parties stage walkout from TN assembly

Opposition DMK, DMDK, Puthiya Thamizhagam and Left parties Thursday staged a walkout from the Tamil Nadu Assembly after the Speaker denied them permission to raise various issues.

Vaiko urges Modi to ensure well-being of Tamils in Sri Lanka

Deploring the status of minority Tamils in Sri Lanka, NDA constituent MDMK Tuesday urged the Modi Government to take `appropriate steps` to ensure their well-being and opposed deepening commercial and economic relations between India and Sri Lanka.

DMDK stages walkout from TN Assembly; DMK members evicted

Opposition DMDK Friday staged a walkout from the House while DMK members were evicted after the Speaker declined to accept their request to expunge a word used by Housing Minister Vaithilingam from Assembly records.

DMDK urges Centre to end TN fishers` travails

DMDK, an ally of BJP-led NDA in Tamil Nadu,today urged the Centre to find a permanent solution to the Sri Lankan Tamils issue and harassment of state`s fishermen, allegedly by the island nation`s navy.

DMDK opposes Modi`s invite to Rajapaksa to attend swearing-in

After MDMK, another BJP ally in Tamil Nadu Vijayakant-led DMDK on Saturday opposed Narendra Modi`s invitation to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to attend his swearing-in on Monday was not acceptable to it and sought for a review of the same.