Opposition parties stage walkout from Tamil Nadu Assembly for second day

Opposition parties including Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam and CPI(M) staged a walkout from the Tamil Nadu Assembly for the second day on Wednesday over issues including Mekedatu dam, stir by Neyveli Lignite Corporation employees and the recent violence in Seshasamudram village in Villupuram district.

Legal action against those who attacked TASMAC outlet: Tamil Nadu govt

The Tamil Nadu government on Friday said it would take legal action against those who torched a state-run liquor outlet in the city, injuring an employee.

DMK wants Tamil Nadu govt to hold talks to end NLC stir

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Friday expressed concern over the continuation of strike at Neyveli Lignite Corporation and its possible impact on power generation in the state, and urged the Tamil Nadu government to hold talks to amicably settle the issue.

DMK removed prohibition, 'ruined' generations: Ramadoss

PMK founder S Ramadoss on Tuesday charged the DMK, which offered to implement prohibition in Tamil Nadu if voted to power, with removing prohibition and ruining the generations.

Wrong to expect political decency from Karunanidhi: AIADMK

Slamming DMK chief M Karunanidhi for commenting on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's health, Finance Minister O Panneerselvam said his leader had never talked about political rivals' health "for politics".

3 DMK workers arrested following clash between party cadres

Three DMK workers have been arrested following a clash between two warring factions in the central and east districts of the party at Omalur, police said.

Tamil Nadu rife with rumours of Jayalalithaa's illness
Tamil Nadu rife with rumours of Jayalalithaa's illness

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's absence at the Secretariat and some scheduled events in recent times has sparked rumours that the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam chief is unwell.

DMK asks Centre to release Census info on caste
DMK asks Centre to release Census info on caste

DMK president M Karunanidhi on Monday urged the Centre to immediately release the caste data enumerated under the Socio Economic and Caste Census 2011 so that appropriate upward revision could be done in reservation.

MK Stalin denies slapping man onboard Chennai Metro, Jayalalithaa condemns incident
MK Stalin denies slapping man onboard Chennai Metro, Jayalalithaa condemns incident

In an incident that is bound to draw a lot of criticism, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) treasurer MK Stalin was on Wednesday caught slapping a man onboard the newly-launched Chennai Metro Rail services.

Trial of Karunanidhi's daughter Selvi must be completed in 6 months: HC directs court

The Madras High Court on Thursday directed a court here to complete within six months the trial of a criminal case filed against DMK president M Karunanidhi's daughter Selvi and her son-in-law in 2013 for allegedly cheating and threatening a man over a land deal.

DMK boycotting bypoll to protest 'misuse' of govt machinery: Kanimozhi

DMK Chief M Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi on Thursday said her party's decision to boycott June 27 bypoll to RK Nagar Assembly constituency here was to register its opposition to alleged misuse of government machinery by the ruling dispensation.

DMK chief Karunanidhi turns 92​; party workers celebrate
DMK chief Karunanidhi turns 92​; party workers celebrate

Cutting of a 92 kilo cake and release of as many pigeons were among the highlights of the state-wide celebrations of the 92nd birthday of DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi by party workers on Wednesday.

DMK protests outside IIT Madras against student group ban
DMK protests outside IIT Madras against student group ban

The students' wing of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Monday held a protest here over the alleged banning of a student group at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras for distributing controversial pamphlets.

DA Case: PMK welcomes DMK's decision to file appeal against Jayalalithaa

PMK on Tuesday welcomed DMK's decision to appeal against Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the disproportionate assets case.

SC order on photos takes away powers of states: DMK chief
SC order on photos takes away powers of states: DMK chief

The Supreme Court order prohibiting the use of chief minister's photographs in government advertisements is an act to take away the powers of state governments, said DMK president M Karunanidhi.

Karunanidhi welcomes Lanka's efforts to solve fishing dispute

Welcoming Sri Lanka's efforts to solve the fishing dispute in Palk Strait, DMK on Wednesday urged the Centre to take steps for bilateral talks involving fishermen of the island nation and India and bring about a lasting solution to the vexed issue.

TN opposition parties want Karnataka to appeal in Jayalalithaa case

Opposition parties in Tamil Nadu, including DMK on Tuesday urged the Karnataka government to appeal against the verdict acquitting AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa.

With Jayalalithaa acquitted in DA case, DMK top brass meet to chalk out strategy
With Jayalalithaa acquitted in DA case, DMK top brass meet to chalk out strategy

With the acquittal of arch rival AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa coming as a reversal for it, DMK top brass on Monday went into a huddle to work on a political and legal strategy following the development.

Disproportionate assets case: Justice has won, says Jayalalithaa

"Justice has won," AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa said on Monday after the Karnataka High Court acquitted her of all charges in the disproportionate assets case.

The A-Z of disproportionate assets case against Jayalalithaa

Following is the course of events in the disproportionate assets case against Jayalalithaa that witnessed legal and political twists and turns in the last 19 years after the DMK government decided to form Special Court on coming to power in 1996.