Jayalalithaa convicted; AIADMK workers stage protests

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) party workers on Sunday staged a protest here against Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief M Karunanidhi.

Former minister to agitate on issues concerning Nilgris District​

Former Union minister and DMK MP, A Raja, on Tuesday said he, after consultations with the party chief M Karunanidhi, would chalk out plans for a series of agitation on issues concerning Nilgiris District, including Hindustan Photo Film (HPF) and price of tea leaves.

Karunanidhi writes to President, PM, seeking Bharat Ratna for CN Annadurai

DMK president M Karunanidhi on Sunday wrote to President Pranab Mukherjee and Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking conferment of "Bharat Ratna" for party founder and Dravidian idealogue CN Annadurai.

Karunanidhi criticises Jayalalithaa

DMK president M Karunanidhi claimed he had been cordial to his arch rival and AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa during their days in Tamil cinema but she had `returned the favour` by effecting the midnight arrest of him during her earlier rule from 2001-06.

DMK writes to Vice President, seeks Katju`s removal as PCI chairman

The DMK shot off a letter to the Vice President and Supreme Court Chief Justice, seeking removal of Press Council chairman Markandeya Katju, saying a person with continuous outbursts and temperamental behaviour is not fit for holding office.

DMK members barred from attending rest of Assembly session

DMK members in Tamil Nadu Assembly were on Tuesday evicted en masse for the fourth time in the ongoing Budget session, thus attracting a House rule that barred them from attending the rest of the session, slated to end on August 12.

DMK drops disciplinary action against most leaders

The DMK announced expulsion of former minister V Mullaivendhan for anti-party activities but dropped disciplinary action against most of the 33 leaders, including former union minister SS Palanimanickam, suspended last month, accepting their explanations.

Thanks for sending birthday greetings on social networking sites: Karuna

DMK president M Karunanidhi on today thanked party cadres and the public who had sent their birthday greetings to him through social networking sites.

DMK`s high-level strategy committee meeting on June 2

In its series of analysis meetings planned to discuss the party`s rout in the April 24 Lok Sabha polls, DMK announced convening its high-level strategy committee meeting on June 2, a day ahead of party chief M Karunanidhi`s birthday.

1,652 parties including BSP, CPI, DMK score zero in LS polls

Over 1,650 political parties including big names like BSP, CPI, DMK and National Conference drew a blank in the Lok Sabha elections that saw BJP storming to power at the Centre with a landslide victory.

Tamil Nadu: 21.3% massive swing in vote share for AIADMK

A massive swing of 21.3 percent in vote share propelled the ruling AIADMK to coast to a resounding victory in 37 of the 39 seats leaving miles behind rivals including DMK, Congress, DMDK and BJP in the Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu.

DMK accepts defeat with bowed head: Karunanidhi

DMK president M Karunanidhi on Friday said he accepted his party`s defeat "with bowed head".

DMK LS candidate`s wife dies of heart attack on counting day

DMK candidate in Ramanathapuram Lok Sabha constituency Mohammed Jaleel was bereaved hours ahead of counting of votes on Friday.

Several issues, many players in North Chennai

The AIADMK is vigorously campaigning to wrest the DMK citadel of North Chennai constituency, where DMDK and CPI(M) are trying their luck.

Power shortage in Tamil Nadu due to sabotage: Jayalalithaa

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa said the power shortage in the state seems to be due to sabotage and her government will go to root of sudden power station failures.

Singhvi blames DMK for snapping ties with Congress

Squarely blaming DMK for snapping ties with it, Congress took a dig at its former ally for its "belated" realisation of supporting a secular party at the Centre.

Expelled DMK leader Alagiri meets Kanimozhi

Expelled DMK leader and son of party patriarch M Karunanidhi, MK Alagiri, called on his half-sister and Rajya Sabha MP Kanimozhi.

Keen contest likely in South Chennai among AIADMK, DMK, BJP

A keen contest is in the offing in Chennai South where DMK and BJP have put up formidable candidates to wrest the seat from AIADMK, which is fielding a new face.

Campaigning picking up in Tamil Nadu

Electioneering for 39 Lok Sabha seats that face voting on April 24 in Tamil Nadu has been gaining momentum with heads of political parties and their candidates going all out to woo voters.

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.