Alagiri gets conditional bail in land grabbing case

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High court on Friday granted conditional bail to the former Union Minister and expelled DMK leader MK Alagiri in a case relating to alleged grabbing of land belonging to a local temple.

Alagiri offers to give land back to temple

Former union minister and expelled DMK leader MK Alagiri, against whom a case had been booked for allegedly grabbing land belonging to a local temple, on Thursday said he was not aware that it belonged to the temple and offered to give it back to them.

Alagiri surrenders before court, granted bail

Former union minister and expelled DMK leader MK Alagiri on Tuesday surrendered before the Judicial Magistrate Court I here in a case relating to alleged grabbing of land and was granted bail till tomorrow.

Alagiri granted anticipatory bail in land grabbing case

Madras High Court bench on Thursday granted anticipatory bail till September 3 to former Union Minister and expelled DMK leader MK Alagiri in a case relating to alleged grabbing of land of a local temple.

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.

SC allows Alagiri trust-run college to make 2014-15 admissions

The Supreme Court Wednesday allowed Daya Engineering College in Madurai, run by former Union minister M K Alagiri`s Educational Trust, to make admissions for the academic year 2014-15.

MK Stalin backtracks on resignation, DMK to discuss poll debacle

MK Stalin, DMK treasurer and party chief M Karunanidhi`s son, Sunday offered to quit following the party`s debacle in the Lok Sabha polls, but rescinded his decision following pressure from the rank and file.

AIADMK records first ever victory in Madurai LS seat

The AIADMK sweep in Lok Sabha elections saw the ruling party recording its first ever win in Madurai constituency when its candidate R Gopalakrishnan won by a margin 1.99 lakh votes in a multi-cornered contest.

Alagiri asks his supporters to defeat DMK candidates

Amidst reports that his supporters would back NDA candidates in the Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu, expelled DMK leader and former Union minister MK Alagiri on Friday asserted DMK would end up in the third place.

Alagiri factor continues to haunt DMK in southern Tamil Nadu

The rumblings within DMK that rocked the party after dismissal of MK Alagiri, its South Zone Secretary seems far from over, as the 63-year-old leader continues to pledge to rout it in the April 24 polls.

Rajinikanth calls Narendra Modi a `good friend`, `strong leader`

Bharatiya Janata Party`s (BJP) prime ministerial nominee Narendra Modi met superstar Rajinikanth at his Poes Garden residence in Chennai on Sunday evening.

Now Alagiri seeks defeat of Tirunelveli DMK candidate

Slamming the choice of DMK`s candidate, a loyalist of his younger brother MK Stalin, in Tirunelveli Lok Sabha constituency, expelled party leader MK Alagiri on Saturday exhorted his supporters to ensure that he finished third in the April 24 polls.

No official intimation about my expulsion, says Alagiri

Expelled DMK leader MK Alagiri today said he had not received any official communication from the party regarding his dismissal.

Alagiri meets ailing mother

A day after his expulsion from the party, DMK leader M K Alagiri today met his ailing mother here to enquire about her health.

DMK selected candidates on the basis of money paid: Alagiri

Suspended DMK leader M K Alagiri today alleged that slection of DMK candidates for the April 24 Lok Sabha polls was made on the basis of "the quantum of money paid by aspirants and their affordability to contest".

DMK men warned to keep away from Alagiri

The DMK Wednesday threatened disciplinary action against party members if they were found to be in touch with the now suspended party leader MK Alagiri.

Karunanidhi under grip of betrayers, says Alagiri

Putting to rest speculations, suspended DMK leader MK Alagiri on Monday ruled out floating his own outift but vowed to save his father and party chief M Karunanidhi from the "grip of betrayers", a veiled attack on his younger brother MK Stalin.

I have no plans to quit DMK, says Alagiri

Amid speculations that he may float his own outfit, suspended DMK leader M K Alagiri on Saturday said he did not have any plan to quit the party even if he was forced out.

Alagiri meets Rajinikanth, sparks fresh political speculations

Suspended Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader MK Alagiri met Tamil superstar Rajinikanth on Friday fuelling fresh speculations about his immediate political plans and future.

Alagiri meets PM, may float own party

Denied a ticket and embarrassing the party by meeting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, suspended DMK MP M K Alagiri Thursday said he would decide his future course of action after consulting his supporters amidst reports that may float his own outfit.