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DMK demands judicial probe into TN students suicide

DMK Monday demanded a judicial probe by a sitting High Court Judge into the alleged suicide of three students of a private institution in Villupuram
district.

DMK MLAs tear copies of privilege against Karunanidhi in Assembly

The issue pertains to Housing Minister R Vaidyalingam's complaint that the DMK president had attributed remarks not made by him in the Assembly.

Rahul Gandhi, TN Congress leaders discuss about alliance with DMK

 Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday held deliberations with Congress leaders from Tamil Nadu on the strategy to be adopted in the poll-bound state where the issue of forging an alliance holds the key to prospects of the party.

Jayalalithaa pays tributes to MGR on his 99th birth anniversary
Jayalalithaa pays tributes to MGR on his 99th birth anniversary

Rich tributes were paid to AIADMK founder and former Chief Minister MG Ramachandran in Chennai by party supremo J Jayalalithaa and senior party leaders on his 99th birth anniversary on Sunday.

DMK leader Stalin to attend Nitish swearing-in

The Bihar Chief Minister has invited Karunanidhi for the swearing-in function.

DMK extends full support to ruling AIADMK for relief measures

In a show of solidarity, arch rival DMK on Monday extended full support towards relief and rehabilitation efforts undertaken by ruling AIADMK in rain ravaged Tamil Nadu and also launched two helplines for the people.

'India should stop treating Sri Lanka as a friendly country'

DMK today demanded that India should stop treating Sri Lanka as a "friendly country" and take steps for a credible international enquiry into allegations of war crimes against the Lankan army during the conflict with LTTE.

Tamil Nadu: DMK announces Election in-Charge for all 32 districts

 DMK today announced Election in-charge for all 32 districts of the state as it prepares to take on the mighty ruling AIADMK in the Assembly polls due next year.

AIADMK dubs Stalin's temple visit as 'drama'

Ruling AIADMK on Monday dubbed DMK leader MK Stalin's recent temple visit as a "drama".

DMK to provide corruption-free government if voted to power

DMK leader MK Stalin Thursday said if the party is voted to power, it would provide a corruption-free governance in Tamil Nadu.

Backing 'watered down' US resolution on Lanka would mean denial of justice: Karunanidhi

DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Sunday cautioned India against supporting a "watered down" resolution by the US on Sri Lanka in the UN Human Rights Council over alleged rights violations during the last phase of civil war against LTTE in 2009 in the island nation.

Stalin dismisses Alagiri's remarks, says Karuna will be CM candidate

Sibling rivalry in DMK's first family resurfaced on Thursday with party Treasurer MK Stalin dismissing his elder brother M K Alagiri's critical comments about him as Chief Ministerial candidate as "frustration" of an individual.

DMK stages walks out in TN Assembly

 DMK on Tuesday staged a walk out in the Tamil Nadu Assembly after its plea for speaking in the House after a statement by Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on health sector projects was turned down by Speaker P Dhanapal.

Prohibition first task if DMK voted to power, vows Stalin

Seeking to target the ruling AIADMK over prohibition issue, DMK treasurer M K Stalin today vowed that implementing prohibition will be the first task if his party is voted to power in the Assembly polls next year.

Karunanidhi says his govt in 1971 had only "postponed" dry regime

Facing criticism from archrival AIADMK and PMK on prohibition, DMK President M Karunanidhi on Wednesday said his government in 1971 had only 'postponed' the dry regime due to financial crunch but restored it in three years.

DMK demands 'thorough' inquiry into Sasi Perumal's death

Terming the demise of activist Sasi Perumal as 'shocking', Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader MK Stalin on Friday demanded a thorough investigation into the former's death.

'Though a rocket scientist APJ Abdul Kalam was grounded to reality'

Though former president APJ Abdul Kalam was a rocket scientist, he was grounded to reality, DMK leader MK Stalin said on Tuesday.

DMK slams Centre on rejecting SunTV applications in FM auction

DMK President M Karunanidhi Friday said Centre's rejection of applications for Sun TV Group, owned by his grand nephew Kalanithi Maran, to participate in Phase III of FM auctions amounted to "strangulating democracy" and asked the government to reconsider its decision.

Factionalism in DMK in Salem: One group indulges in violence

Factionalism among DMK in the district came to the fore on Sunday when one group indulged in violence at a function got by the other to celebrate party chief M Karunanidhi's 93rd birthday.

Mixed response on abolition of death penalty in India

A discussion on a Law Commission consultation paper on whether capital punishment should be retained or abolished today evoked a mixed response.