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DMK calls for removal of portraits of J Jayalalithaa from government offices

The DMK on Saturday called for the removal of portraits of the late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa from government offices, saying she was convicted in an assets case.

Jayalalithaa's 'mysterious' death to be probed? DMK backs Panneerselvam's judicial inquiry demand

Jayalalithaa's 'mysterious' death to be probed? DMK backs Panneerselvam's judicial inquiry demand

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) has come out in support of  O. Panneerselvam's judicial inquiry demand into Jayalalithaa's 'mysterious' death.

M K Stalin meets Sonia, discusses political situation in Tamil Nadu

M K Stalin meets Sonia, discusses political situation in Tamil Nadu

A day after DMK leader M K Stalin met President Pranab Mukherjee and submitted a memorandum on the events that took place in Tamil Nadu assembly last week, he met Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Friday.

Tamil Nadu power tussle: DMK's Stalin to meet Sonia, Rahul Gandhi today

Tamil Nadu power tussle: DMK's Stalin to meet Sonia, Rahul Gandhi today

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam working president MK Stalin also plans to meet Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury afterwards.

Stalin asks Speaker to provide unedited trust vote footage

Stalin asks Speaker to provide unedited trust vote footage

DMK leader M K Stalin today requested Speaker P Dhanapal to provide him with the unedited footage of the February 18 trust vote proceedings in the Tamil Nadu Assembly in order to enable him to produce the same in front of the High Court, as demanded by the latter.

MK Stalin leaves for Delhi, to meet Prez over Tamil Nadu trust vote

MK Stalin leaves for Delhi, to meet Prez over Tamil Nadu trust vote

DMK working president MK Stalin today left for New Delhi to meet President Pranab Mukherjee to apprise him of the incidents that unfolded during the February 18 trust vote.

High Court asks DMK to substantiate claim on trust vote

The Madras High Court today directed the DMK to produce video clippings or any other recordings to substantiate its claim that the trust vote on February 18 was in contravention of the Assembly rules.

Madras High Court seeks video proof of Tamil Nadu CM Edapadi Palaniswami's trust vote

The Madras High Court on Wednesday sought credible evidence to prove that the AIADMK MLAs were held captive in a resort in Kuvathoor and also the video evidence of the proceedings in the Tamil Nadu Assembly during Chief Minister`s Edapadi Palaniswami`s trust vote.

Relief for CM Palaniswami, Madras HC asks DMK to produce evidence on TN assembly ruckus

Relief for CM Palaniswami, Madras HC asks DMK to produce evidence on TN assembly ruckus

The Madras High Court on Wednesday adjourned the DMK petition challenging Edappadi K Palaniswami's winning trust vote in the Tamil Nadu assembly till Monday.

Tamil Nadu power tussle: MK Stalin-led DMK begins hunger strike against CM Palaniswami's trust vote

Tamil Nadu power tussle: MK Stalin-led DMK begins hunger strike against CM Palaniswami's trust vote

DMK Working President MK Stalin along with party leaders on Wednesday began their day-long hunger strike protest in Tiruchi against the forcible eviction of party MLAs from Tamil Nadu assembly during the trust vote on February 18. 

Trust vote: DMK to move no-confidence motion against Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal

Trust vote: DMK to move no-confidence motion against Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker P Dhanapal

On Saturday, amidst chaotic scenes involving DMK which eventually led to eviction of its members enmasse, the Palaniswami government won the trust vote by the huge margin.

DMK will bring no-confidence motion against Tamil Nadu Assembly Speaker: MK Stalin

Stalin on Monday called all to join DMK's hunger protests on February 22.

DMK urges Governor to 'nullify' trust vote; To stage fast on Feb 22

DMK today appealed to Tamil Nadu Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao to "nullify" the vote of confidence won by Sasikala loyalist E K Palaniswami, alleging it was adopted by contravening the rules of the state Assembly.

AIADMK MLA says he is receiving threat calls

AIADMK MLA says he is receiving threat calls

A local AIADMK MLA today alleged he was receiving threat calls over phone for voting in favour of Edappadi K Palaniswami government in the Assembly.

Tamil Nadu crisis: Panneerselvam meets Governor, DMK calls for statewide hunger strike on Feb 22

Tamil Nadu crisis: Panneerselvam meets Governor, DMK calls for statewide hunger strike on Feb 22

DMK has announced a statewide hunger strike on February 22 against the trust vote in Tamil Nadu assembly.

FIR filed against DMK leader Stalin for protest against trust vote at Chennai's Marina Beach

FIR filed against DMK leader Stalin for protest against trust vote at Chennai's Marina Beach

The Chennai Police has registered a First Information Report (FIR) against DMK Working President and Leader of the Opposition MK Stalin for holding a protest in Chennai on Saturday. 

Subramanian Swamy attacks DMK for TN assembly ruckus, hails Guv for appointing Palaniswami as CM

Subramanian Swamy attacks DMK for TN assembly ruckus, hails Guv for appointing Palaniswami as CM

Blaming the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) for the ruckus that took place in the Tamil Nadu Assembly during the floor test, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday said that DMK MLAs were the ones who created chaos in the assembly while AIADMK MLAs sat quietly.

Floor test in absence of DMK members unconstitutional: MK Stalin

Floor test in absence of DMK members unconstitutional: MK Stalin

"The agenda of the Speaker is to go ahead with voting and announce that the Chief Minister has succeeded in getting the confidence of the House, in the absence of the DMK members. This is totally a foul play and unconstitutional," the letter stated.

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister EK Palaniswami wins trust vote: As it happened

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Saturday won the vote of confidence in the state Assembly. Palaniswami, who was sworn in on Thursday as Chief Minister, won by 122 voice votes.

Tamil Nadu assembly adjourned till 3 pm after massive ruckus by DMK MLAs

Tamil Nadu assembly adjourned till 3 pm after massive ruckus by DMK MLAs

Amid pandemonium, the Tamil Nadu assembly Speaker P. Dhanapal on Saturday sent out legislators belonging to DMK for creating ruckus and adjourned the House till 3 p.m.