Rein in Hindutva forces: Karunanidhi to PM

DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Monday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to rein in Hindutva outfits who are making a "mockery of communal harmony" and joined other parties in voicing apprehension that observing Good Governance Day on December 25 could hamper Christmas festivities.

DMK leader Durai Murugan denies reports regarding resignation

Senior DMK leader Durai Murugan Friday denied reports in a section of media that he had tendered resignation as the party's Deputy General Secretary over differences with party leadership.

DMK condemns Modi's wishes to Rajapaksa

DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Sunday joined other political parties in Tamil Nadu in criticising Prime Minister Narendra Modi for wishing Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa a success during the upcoming elections in his country.

Not convening assembly regretful: Karunanidhi

Chennai: DMK chief M Karunanidhi Thursday regretted that the Tamil Nadu government had not convened the state Assembly to discuss various important issues.

Tamil Nadu to move SC over Karnataka's Mekedatu project: CM

Terming Mullaperiyar dam dispute with Kerala a "settled issue", Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday said it would approach the Supreme Court to seek stalling of Karnataka government's attempt to construct two dams near Mekedatu across the Cauvery river.

DMK opposes Karnataka Minister's statement on Mekedatu project

Strongly opposing the Karnataka Water Resources Minister's reported remarks that his government would go ahead with the Mekedatu drinking water project, DMK President M Karunanidhi Wednesday urged the Tamil Nadu government to approach the Supreme Court after an all-party meet on the issue.

Stalin hits out at Tamil Nadu CM's "cold war" jibe

DMK treasurer and party president M Karunanidhi's son MK Stalin on Tuesday asserted that his father would be the chief minister if his party was voted back to power in 2016 and hit out at CM O Panneerselvam for his comment that a 'cold war' was on between them.

Big revolution needed to maintain law and order in TN: Karunanidhi

Flaying the ruling AIADMK government for increasing milk prices and for not maintaining law and order, DMK President M Karunanidhi today said a "big revolution" was necessary in the State to maintain law and order.

2G scam: Raja, Kanimozhi and others charged with money laundering

A special court on Friday framed charges against former telecom minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and others under section 120-B (criminal conspiracy) of IPC and under provisions of Prevention of Money Laundering Act in the 2G scam.

Indian fishermen awarded death in SL: Karunanidhi wants Centre to act

Former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi on Friday urged the Centre to act in connection with a Sri Lankan court verdict awarding death penalty to five Indian fishermen for alleged drug trafficking.

Karunanidhi-led DMK trying to woo former allies, form mega alliance
Karunanidhi-led DMK trying to woo former allies, form mega alliance

M Karunanidhi-led DMK, which was decimated in the last assembly polls, is trying to make maximum advantage of former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa's conviction in the disproportionate assets case by wooing its former allies ahead of the 2016 polls.

India's richest woman loses,88-year-old wins 11th time in Maharashtra

From defeat of the country's richest woman--Savitri Jindal--in Haryana to a 88-year-old legislator in Maharashtra scripting history winning for the 11th time, some interesting facts emerged today in the Assembly polls in the two states.

TN Oppn senses opportunity to shore up prospects post-Jaya conviction

With a vacuum created in Tamil Nadu's political scene following the conviction of AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa in a graft case, opposition parties are smelling an opportunity to strengthen their ranks ahead of the 2016 Assembly polls.

DMK condemns violence by AIADMK workers

Launching a full-blown attack on ruling AIADMK, DMK on Wednesday alleged that Tamil Nadu was facing an "undeclared emergency-like situation" in the aftermath of Jayalalithaa's conviction in a graft case and sought Centre's intervention to put an end to the "atrocities" unleashed by AIADMK supporters.

Live telecast of RSS chief on DD: DMK finds it 'inappropriate'

Describing the RSS as a "controversial organisation based on religion", DMK on Sunday said the live telecast of its chief Mohan Bhagwat's address at Nagpur on Doordarshan was "inappropriate."

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.

FIR against Karunanidhi, Stalin after clash between DMK, AIADMK workers

FIR was filed against DMK Chief M Karunanidhi and his son MK Stalin on Sunday, a day after violent clashes between the workers of two political parties took place.

From starlet to CM, Jayalalithaa's rollercoaster life

From a hesitant teen starlet to becoming the protege of AIADMK founder MG Ramachandran aka MGR and a three-time Chief Minister, Jayalalithaa Jayaraam has traversed a long path of highs and lows in her four-decade- long political career, the latest being her conviction in an 18-year-old graft case on Saturday.

Security beefed up at DMK office, leaders' residences

Security has been increased at the DMK headquarters and residences of its senior leaders here as a Special Court in Bangalore is set to deliver verdict in the 18-year-old wealth case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa Saturday.

Shunt Rajapaksa out of UN meet: VCK to Centre

India, with international support, should prevent Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa from taking part in the UN meet, Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi chief Thol Thirumavalavan said here on Tuesday.