Madras HC dispenses with the personal appearance of Karunanidhi

The Madras High Court on Wednesday dispensed with the personal appearance of DMK President and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi before the Justice (Retd) R Regupathi Commission, appointed by the government to probe irregularities in the construction of new secretariat complex at Omandurar Estate here.

Hoist black flags to oppose Rajapaksa's address to UNGA:Karuna

DMK president M Karunanidhi Tuesday appealed to all those concerned for the welfare of Lankan Tamils to oppose President Mahinda Rajapaksa's address to the United Nations General Assembly on September 25, by hoisting black flags and wearing black shirts.

DMK, AIADMK pay tributes to Anna on 106th birth anniversary

Veteran Dravidian leader and former chief minister CN Annadurai was remembered in the state on the occasion of his 106th birth anniversary.

Arrest of ISI spies have created panic among people: DMK Prez

DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Sunday said the arrest of ISI spies and their activities in Tamil Nadu has created panic among people and asked why no arrests have been made in connection with the May 1 twin bomb blasts in a train at the Central Railway Station in which a woman was killed.

DMK not a mere party, but a movement: Karunanidhi

Putting up a brave face in the wake of internal wrangles and electoral drubbings, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said that it was not a mere party, but a movement and asserted that "none is born to defeat it".

Stalin sees bid to create rift between him and his father

DMK Treasurer M K Stalin on Wednesday flayed attempts being made to drive a wedge between him, his father M Karunanidhi and cadres and called for an end to such efforts.

Alagiri surrenders before court, granted bail

Former union minister and expelled DMK leader MK Alagiri on Tuesday surrendered before the Judicial Magistrate Court I here in a case relating to alleged grabbing of land and was granted bail till tomorrow.

Karuna objects move to celebrate Teacher's Day as 'Guru Utsav'

DMK Chief M Karunanidhi on Sunday took exception to the Human Resource Development Ministry's plan to celebrate Teacher's Day as 'Guru Utsav' and alleged that a conspiracy was being hatched to downgrade Tamil language and society by such a move.

DMK to boycott local body elections in Tamil Nadu

DMK president M Karunanidhi Friday announced that his party would boycott the September 19 local body elections in Tamil Nadu.

Alagiri granted anticipatory bail in land grabbing case

Madras High Court bench on Thursday granted anticipatory bail till September 3 to former Union Minister and expelled DMK leader MK Alagiri in a case relating to alleged grabbing of land of a local temple.

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.

Katju`s allegation a blatant lie: Karunanidhi

DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Friday dismissed as a blatant lie the allegation of Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju that his party had pressured the UPA regime over the appointment of an Additional Judge of Madras High Court.

Karunanidhi dares Katju to disclose his assets

In a strong reaction to Justice Markandey Katju who had demanded disclosure of his assets, DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi on Thursday said his "asset account is an open book" and demanded that the former Supreme Court Judge disclose his assets.

DMK defends dropping of action against 32 functionaries

DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Sunday stoutly defended the party`s decision to drop disciplinary action against its 32 leaders, asserting they were spared after accepting their explanation, and said the move would disappoint the party`s detractors.

`Karunanidhi did not visit his Tsunami affected constituency`

The December 2004 tsunami sparked a debate in the Tamil Nadu Assembly with Chief Minister Jayalalithaa asserting she had extended aid and succour to the affected, while DMK chief Karunanidhi had not even visited his constituency.

Refusal of entry to dhoti-clad HC judge triggers controversy

Refusal of entry to a dhoti-clad Judge of the Madras High Court at a club here has stoked a controversy, with political parties including DMK condemning the incident, as CPI(M) vowed to take up the issue in the Tamil Nadu Assembly, which is in session on Monday.

Karunanidhi`s pep talk to cadres: `AIADMK too has lost polls`

Seeking to enthuse party workers in the backdrop of electoral setbacks, DMK chief M Karunanidhi said victory or defeat does not determine a party`s growth and stressed that the ruling AIADMK too had lost polls.

Storage in Mullaperiyar will soon be 142 ft, says Jaya

Assailing DMK chief M Karunanidhi for his remarks over Mullaperiyar issue, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Wednesday said the storage in the dam will soon be increased to 142 feet as per Supreme Court orders and accused him of issuing statements that are tantamount to "instigating" Kerala.

Karunanidhi targets Centre on Gopal Subramanium rejection row

M Karunanidhi slammed the Centre over rejection of former Solicitor General Gopal Subramanium`s appointment as Supreme Court judge.

Even seniors won`t be spared if found wrong, hints Karunanidhi

After suspending 33 leaders in a post-poll shake-up, DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Saturday hinted that he will not hesitate to crack the whip even against seniors if charges of indiscipline against them were proved true.