Karunanidhi writes to President, PM, seeking Bharat Ratna for CN Annadurai

DMK president M Karunanidhi on Sunday wrote to President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking conferment of "Bharat Ratna" for party founder and Dravidian idealogue CN Annadurai.

Alagiri loyalist calls on Karunanidhi

In the backdrop of reports of a possible rapprochement between DMK President M Karunanidhi and his son M K Alagiri, a close confidante of the Madurai-based leader called on the party patriarch.

Jaya, Karuna, political leaders greet new BJP TN chief

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa and DMK supremo M Karunanidhi were among political leaders in the state who congratulated Tamilisai Sounderrajan today on being appointed as chief of BJP`s Tamil Nadu unit.

DMK seeks unconditional apology from Katju, warns of legal action

Lashing out at his `personal attacks` against party chief M Karunanidhi, DMK on Monday demanded an unconditional apology from Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju.

Karunanidhi criticises Jayalalithaa

DMK president M Karunanidhi claimed he had been cordial to his arch rival and AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa during their days in Tamil cinema but she had `returned the favour` by effecting the midnight arrest of him during her earlier rule from 2001-06.

Centre`s approach negative on Lanka: Karunanidhi

Charging the BJP-led Union government with pursuing a "negative approach" in dealing with Sri Lanka by supporting it, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today urged the Centre to adopt a stance protective of Tamils there.

Karunanidhi objects the move to attract FDI in rail sector

DMK president M Karunanidhi on Tuesday objected to the move to privatise maintenance operations and attract FDI in railways but hailed the announcement of five new trains for Tamil Nadu in the Rail Budget.

Jayalalithaa says Karunanidhi is `jealous` of AIADMK`s growing clout

Coming down heavily on DMK president Karunanidhi for his "wrong" statements on river water issues, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on monday said the 90-year-old leader was "jealous" of her party`s growing clout.

Karuna`s poser to Jaya on TN`s plan on Mullaperiyar

Strongly criticising Jayalalithaa over the Mullaperiyar issue, Karunanidhi today demanded to know the state government`s action plan on the dam row against the background of a review petition in the Supreme Court by Kerala.

Chennai building collapse: Karunanidhi dubs probe panel an eyewash, demands CBI inquiry

Terming as an "eyewash" the setting up of an inquiry commission by Tamil Nadu government to probe the 11-storeyed under construction building collapse which claimed 61 lives here, DMK President M Karunanidhi on Friday demanded a CBI investigatiom into the incident.

Karunanidhi, Illayaraja among others pay last respects

DMK President M Karunanidhi, party treasurer M K Stalin and legendary music composer Illayaraja were among the host of people who paid their last respects veteran Tamil film director Ramanarayanan, who died on Sunday.

Karuna opposes AP CM`s remarks on check dams across Palar

DMK president M Karunanidhi on Saturday opposed Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu`s remarks on constructing check dams across Palar, saying it would affect three districts in Tamil Nadu dependent on the river for its drinking water needs.

Karuna, BJP`s TN allies slam railway fare hike

Slamming the rail fare hike, DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Saturday said that though BJP government promised to set right the "wrong precedents" of UPA government, its approach was no different from its predecessor`s on certain issues.

Committed to promoting all languages of India: Union Home Ministry

Even as Karunanidhi criticised the Modi govt`s reported directive to officials to give priority to Hindi language in social media, Union Home Ministry said that all Indian languages was important.

Use of Hindi to be promoted in all departments: Centre

As DMK attacked the Centre over "imposition" of Hindi language, Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Thursday said the new government will promote use of Hindi in all departments and public life.

Karunanidhi upset with Centre for promoting Hindi, asks Modi to focus on development

Having faced the ignominy of complete rout in the Lok Sabha polls, DMK chief M Karunanidhi has found an emotive to chart his comeback into political prominence. Karunanidhi, Thursday, hit out at the Narendra Modi-led government for giving priority to Hindi.

India must protect Sri Lankan Muslims: Karunanidhi

DMK president M Karunanidhi Wednesday urged the central and Tamil Nadu governments to protect Muslims who have been attacked by Buddhist radicals in Sri Lanka.

PM thanks DMK Chief for felicitations

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has thanked DMK President M Karunanidhi for offering his felicitations to him after taking over as the Prime Minister.

Karunanidhi attacks Jayalalithaa over Cauvery issue

The war of words between arch rivals Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and DMK President M Karunanidhi over the Cauvery issue continued unabated with the latter on Tuesday questioning her statement that there was no need for an all-party meeting to discuss the matter.

Karuna hits back at Jaya over Mullaperiyar dam issue

In continuing war of words, DMK Chief M Karunanidhi on Saturday hit back at his arch rival and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, accusing her of seeking to politicise the Mullaperiyar dam issue and asked her to focus on followup administrative actions to implement the Supreme Court order.