Armed with the clean chit given to her by an inquiry commission which probed charges of land grabbing against her, AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa on Friday threatened to sue Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi for defamation.
Karunanidhi said Jayalalithaa has a
responsibility to explain to the people, details of the Rs 66
crore disproportionate asset case, after the Supreme Court
today dismissed her petition seeking quashing of the case.
Calling Tamil Nadu a "water-
scarcity" state, Karunanidhi on Sunday said the Centre should "wake-up" and take responsible and pro-active
steps to solve water disputes the state has with Andhra
Pradesh and Karnataka.
CM M Karunanidhi said state police had acted at the behest of the Election Commission during electioneering for the March 27 Pennagaram bypoll in carrying out vehicle checks and the state government
had nothing to do with it.
Hitting back at Jayalalithaa for slamming DMK on its decision to boycott the
SC appointed panel on Mullaperiyar Dam issue, Karunanidhi on Tuesday said opposition parties
were only "countering`` whatever the ruling party did.
Charging the Centre with neglecting
the interest of states like TN in the allocation of natural gas from Krishna-Godavari (KG) basin, CM M
Karunanidhi on Thursday sought Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s
Chief Minister M Karunanidhi today slammed AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa for
demanding Union Home Minister P Chidambaram`s resignation for
"leak" of the Liberhan Commission report on Babri Masjid demolition.
Tamil Nadu CM M Karunanidhi Friday accused the Sri Lankan Navy of abducting 21 fishermen when they were fishing near Katchatheevu, and demanded stern action from the Centre to stop recurrence of such incidents.
Accusing CPI-M of politicising the
police action relating to the visit of party politburo member Brinda Karat to a village near Madurai, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister on Sunday said a probe
would be conducted into entire issue.