Paattali Makkal Katchi

Congress, PMK welcome Karnataka ​govt decision to appeal in Jaya case

Congress and PMK on Monday welcomed the Karnataka government's decision to appeal against acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in a wealth case.

Jun 01, 2015, 15:28 PM IST

Evolve strategy to solve fishermen issue: PMK

NDA ally, PMK, on Thursday asked the Centre to evolve a practical strategy to solve the contentious fishermen issue involving India and Sri Lanka and stressed that the row could be resolved only through dialogue.

Apr 30, 2015, 18:14 PM IST

Tobacco row: PMK asks PM to intervene

Dismissing arguments against increasing the size of pictorial warnings on cigarette packets as being 'ignorant' and 'foolish', NDA ally PMK on Friday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to give directions to ensure it is increased to 85 percent as scheduled earlier.

Apr 03, 2015, 16:10 PM IST

Tamil Nadu law college shut following students' protests

The Dr Ambedkar Government Law College here was on Thursday closed for seven days following protests by the students against shifting the college, the Tamil Nadu government said.

Feb 05, 2015, 12:21 PM IST

Vaiko-led MDMK not to contest Srirangam bypoll

Toeing NDA ally PMK's stand, Vaiko-led MDMK, an erstwhile partner of the alliance, today announced it would neither contest nor support any party in the February 13 by-election to Srirangam Assembly Constituency, vacated by AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa following her conviction in a corruption case.

Jan 21, 2015, 15:36 PM IST

After PMK, MDMK wants German in Kendriya Vidyalaya schools

After PMK, another NDA ally MDMK on Saturday appealed to the Centre to restore teaching German as a third language in Kendriya Vidyalaya schools.

Nov 15, 2014, 15:19 PM IST

PMK slams Tamil Nadu govt, alleges "restricting" Sagayam

Paattali Makkal Katchi chief Ramadoss on Thursday alleged that the Tamil Nadu government was "restricting" the probe into illegalities in granite mining in the state to Madurai district and wanted it to extend it to the entire state.

Nov 06, 2014, 13:24 PM IST

PMK urges Centre, State to halt Pambaru project

Paattali Makkal Katchi chief Ramadoss on Thursday urged the State and Central governments to initiate appropriate measures to halt construction of a dam across River Pambaru by Kerala.

Nov 06, 2014, 12:53 PM IST

PMK stages protest against milk price hike

PMK on Wednesday staged a protest here opposing the recent hike in milk price effected by the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam.

Nov 05, 2014, 13:50 PM IST

DMDK, PMK bonhomie grows, poll compulsions bond

The new bonhomie between erstwhile political foes DMDK and PMK in the run-up to Lok Sabha polls is ratcheting up the morale of cadres of both the parties in Tamil Nadu raising hopes of good performance of NDA.

Apr 11, 2014, 16:21 PM IST

PMK embarrasses NDA, says it will contest LS poll in Pondy

The NDA combine in Puducherry has found itself in an embarrassing spot after one of its partner PMK announced it would contest the lone Lok Sabha seat in the union territory.

Mar 21, 2014, 13:52 PM IST

BJP upset at DMDK, decision on alliance in Tamil Nadu soon

The BJP cadres in Tamil Nadu are upset at the manner in which actor-turned-politician A Vijayakant floated the DMDK party.

Mar 15, 2014, 09:20 AM IST

Expect announcement on poll pact soon: PMK

Soon after DMDK opened alliance negotiations with BJP, PMK said it would soon make a "formal" announcement on its stand for Lok Sabha elections.

Mar 06, 2014, 22:23 PM IST

PMK`s plea to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights

PMK leader S Ramadoss urged UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navanethem Pillay.

Aug 24, 2013, 15:18 PM IST