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DMK chief accuses AP police of "more wrongs" in firing issue

 DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Thursday accused Andhra Pradesh police of committing more wrongs to hide those they had allegedly done by opening fire on April 7 in Chittoor district that killed 20 Tamil woodcutters.

2G scam: Raja attacks Chacko for his comments on trial proceedings

Former telecom minister A Raja, an accused in the 2G spectrum allocation case, Thursday attacked Congress spokesman PC Chacko for his comments on the prosecutor's arguments that commenced on Wednesday.

Jayalalithaa's DA case: SC gives split verdict on removal of SPP
Jayalalithaa's DA case: SC gives split verdict on removal of SPP

Supreme Court today delivered a split verdict on a DMK leader's plea seeking removal of a public prosecutor from representing state in the Karnataka High Court which recently reserved verdict on an appeal of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in a disproportionate assets case.

PMK, DMK leaders oppose transfer of Karnataka chief justice

The PMK and DMK on Tuesday questioned the transfer of Karnataka High Court Chief Justice Dhirendra Hiralal Waghela to Odisha, ahead of the apex court's order in a case relating to former Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalithaa's appeal against her conviction in a corruption case.

DMK leader bats for net neutrality

Batting for net neutrality, DMK Treasurer MK Stalin on Monday said any move to allow telecom companies to give preferential access to websites would go against the concept of equality.

DMK announces cash relief for next of kin of Andhra encounter victims

DMK Friday announced a cash relief of Rs 1 lakh to the families of 20 woodcutters, alleged to be red sanders smugglers, who were gunned down in Andhra Pradesh on April 7.

DMK hits out at AP over encounter, seeks probe by judge

 Accusing the Andhra Pradesh government of wrongly using its powers, DMK leader MK Stalin on Wednesday termed as a blatant human rights violation the 'fake encounter' in which 20 people, many of them Tamils, were killed and demanded a judicial probe by a sitting judge.

Tamil Nadu leaders condemn killing of 20 people in Andhra

Leaders of various political parties in Tamil Nadu condemned the killing of 20 people, mostly Tamilians, by the Andhra Pradesh Police on Tuesday for trying to cut red sanders trees.

Spell out stand on not supporting AIADMK, DMK for 2016 polls: PMK

Asking all political parties in Tamil Nadu to clearly spell out their stand of not supporting AIADMK or DMK for the Assembly polls in 2016, PMK on Saturday said it would welcome the support of any party.

Stumped by ED action against Marans, DMK to fine tune strategy

DMK today said it should not be targeted following the action by Enforcement Directorate (ED) against Dayanidhi Maran and his family members.

DMK hits out at CM for raising "subjudice" 2G issue in House

DMK's top leader M K Stalin today criticised the AIADMK government for raising the "subjudice" 2G issue in the Assembly which had already disallowed taking up similar court issues.

AIADMK, DMK spar over Cauvery issue in TN Assembly

Arch rivals AIADMK and DMK on Friday sparred in the Tamil Nadu assembly over the Cauvery dispute with Chief Minister O Panneerselvam asking the latter why it did not get the final award of a tribunal notified despite being in power in the state and in Centre then.

Mekedatu dam row: DMK to boycott Assembly session on Saturday

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) treasurer MK Stalin on Friday said that his party would boycott the assembly session on Saturday in support of the farmers' protest over the construction of a dam across the Cauvery river at Mekedatu.

Bilateral talks between India-Sri Lanka fishermen on Tuesday

The third round of bilateral talks between fishermen of India and Sri Lanka over the issue of fishing in Palk Strait will be held here tomorrow in the backdrop of that country's Premier claiming the right to shoot down intruding Indian fishermen.

DMK join forces with Anna Hazare on Land Bill

 Joining forces with anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare, DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Sunday said his party would be with him in protests against the "draconian" Land Bill in the "national interest."

Executive engineer suicide: Kanimozhi to raise issue in Parliament

DMK MP Kanimozhi Saturday said she would raise in Parliament the 'inaction' of the ruling AIADMK into the death of an executive engineer of the agro engineering department, who allegedly committed suicide.

Obstructionism can create only sadistic thrill, says Arun Jaitley
Obstructionism can create only sadistic thrill, says Arun Jaitley

As a united Opposition continued protests against the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) over the land bill, union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday asked them not to obstruct or delay reforms process.

Karunanidhi to lead DMK protest against Land Bill

DMK president M Karunanidhi will lead the party's protest against the NDA's Land Acquisition Act here on Friday.

Karuna-Jaya sparring over land bill continues

In continuing war of words with his arch-rival over the NDA Government's land acquisition bill, DMK President M Karunanidhi on Monday disputed AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's stand that the legislation vested more powers in states in granting exemptions.

MPs of opposition parties to take out march against land bill

Stepping up campaign against the controversial land bill, MPs from opposition parties will take out a march to Rashtrapati Bhavan next Tuesday to register their protest against the amendments proposed to be carried out in the Act of 2013.