Convene all party meet on Mekedatu issue: PMK to TN govt

A day after a dawn-to-dusk bandh was observed in Karnataka to protest Tamil Nadu's opposition to Mekedatu drinking water project across the river Cauvery, NDA constituent PMK today said all political parties in the state should bury their differences over it and that the ruling AIADMK hold an all-party meeting on the issue.

PMK wants TN to hold probe to check status of those from state employed in AP

PMK Friday asked the Tamil Nadu government to hold a detailed investigation into the status of those people who left the state to work as daily wage labourers in Andhra Pradesh against the backdrop of Andhra Pradesh police gunning down 20 woodcutters alleged to be red sanders smugglers.

PMK slams Centre for re-promulgating Land Ordinance Bill

NDA constituent PMK on Saturday slammed the Centre for re-promulgating the land ordinance, with party founder S Ramadoss alleging that the government "proves its loyalty to corporates."

NDA ally PMK opposes NITI Ayog, attacks PM

In a sharp attack on the Centre for replacing Planning Commission with 'NITI Ayog,' NDA partner PMK Friday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of seeking to achieve his 'twin objectives' of ensuring greater private role in government affairs besides wresting all authority.

Tamil Nadu welcomes New Year

Tamil Nadu welcomed the New Year on Thursday with prayers and revelry as people thronged temples, beaches and hotels and wished each other at midnight.

PMK condemns police attack on journalists in Andhra

PMK party founder S Ramadoss on Wednesday condemned the attack and arrest of journalists from the state by Andhra Pradesh Police in Tirupathi.

PMK opposes Bhagwad Gita as 'Rashtriya Granth'

A day after External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj pushed for declaring Bhagwad Gita as a national scripture, opposition DMK and NDA ally PMK have opposed the move saying the Centre should follow pluralistic character and spirit of secularism.

Modi is not above criticism, says Ramadoss

Chennai: Magnifying the diminishing unity between BJP and its alliance parties in the state, PMK founder S Ramadoss on Monday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not above criticism, joining voices in support of fellow alliance leader Vaiko of MDMK.

Sessions court orders issue of summons to Ramadoss

A sessions court here Wednesday ordered issue of summons to PMK founder S Ramadoss in connection with a defamation case filed against him by Tamil Nadu government.

Sessions court orders issue of summons to Ramadoss

A sessions court here Wednesday ordered issue of summons to PMK founder S Ramadoss in connection with a defamation case filed against him by Tamil Nadu government.

Seek compensation from AIADMK: PMK

The Tamil Nadu government should recover from the AIADMK party the losses the state and people suffered as a result of the violence in the wake of former chief minister J. Jayalalithaa's conviction in a corruption case, PMK leader S. Ramadoss said Monday.

PMK protest for closure of liquor shops in residential areas

PMK, which has been demanding prohibition, today announced staging a protest here demanding closure of liquor shops located in residential areas.

TN govt has failed to prevent crimes against women: PMK

Condemning the gang-rape of a college student in Krishnagiri district, PMK founder leader S Ramadoss on Sunday accused the Tamil Nadu government of failing to control crime against women.

HC dispenses with Ramadoss` personal appearance in court

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court on Monday dispensed with the personal appearance of PMK founder S Ramadoss in a local court in a defamation case filed against him by the Tamil Nadu government.

Detention of PMK workers under NSA quashed: Ramadoss

PMK leader S Ramadoss on tuesday said the Union Home Ministry has quashed the detention of 20 of his party colleagues including an MLA under National Security Act.

Three more PMK activists booked under NSA

Three PMK activists, arrested in connection with violence targeting buses last month, were booked under the National Security Act.

Karuna, UP CM wish speedy recovery to Ramadoss

Top leaders, including DMK president M Karunanidhi and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday wished a speedy recovery to PMK founder Dr S Ramadoss who underwent a bypass surgery on Monday.

PMK chief Ramadoss to undergo heart surgery

PMK founder leader S Ramadoss, hospitalised in Chennai since his release on bail last week after 12-day imprisonment, would undergo a heart surgery on Monday, the party said.

Jayalalithaa`s charge blaming PMK far from truth: Ramadoss

Rejecting CM J Jayalalithaa`s charge that PMK was behind violence in parts of Tamil Nadu, PMK founder S Ramadoss alleged that pro-Dalit Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi was behind the incidents.

TN govt will ban parties disturbing law and order: Jaya

Sending a clear message to the political outfits that foment violence, Jayalalithaa on Monday warned of banning such parties.