TN Assembly witnesses acrimonious scenes

The Tamil Nadu Assembly on Monday witnessed enmasse eviction of DMK MLAs by marshals following an acrimonious exchange between arch rivals AIADMK and DMK over certain remarks made by MK Stalin against Chief Minister O Panneerselvam.

Modi switching to capitalist economy: Stalin

Taking a swipe at the economic policy of the Narendra Modi government, DMK leader MK Stalin on Sunday said the country is moving away from a mixed to a capitalist economy with corporate honchos appearing set to get a "bonanza of sorts" and the poor a "pittance".

'Appropriate action if DMK legislators violate members' rights'

Ahead of the start of the Assembly session on December 4, Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Wednesday said DMK legislators would invite 'appropriate action' if they infringed the rights of other members and besmirched the dignity of the House.

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.

CM Panneerselvam rubbishes Stalin's demand for assembly session

Rebuking DMK leader MK Stalin for demanding assembly session to discuss the issue of five Indian fishermen facing death row in Sri Lanka, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Monday listed out his government's initiatives in this regard, saying the former's efforts to "fish in troubled waters" will not fructify.

Media read too much into meet with Stalin: Vaiko

Days after his meeting with DMK Treasurer MK Stalin triggered speculation about possible political realignment in Tamil Nadu ahead of 2016 Assembly polls, MDMK chief Vaiko on Sunday sought to downplay the development, saying too much was read into it.

Stalin- Vaiko meeting was to win over sentimental people: Atul Anjan

Expressing his dismay over parties patching up for political convenience, Communist Party of India (CPI) leader Atul Anjan on Thursday claimed that the meeting between DMK leader MK Stalin and MDMK founder Vaiko was simply an exercise to win over sentimental people.

'Karunanidhi will be at helm of affairs when DMK is in power'

Brushing aside demands from within his supporters for his nomination as Chief Ministerial candidate, DMK Treasurer MK Stalin has said his father would be at the helm of affairs if DMK comes to power the next time.

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.

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.

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.

Stalin did not issue Vinayaka Chaturthi greetings: DMK

 

Chennai: The DMK Sunday said its treasurer M.K. Stalin did not greet the people on the Vinayaka (Ganesh) Chaturthi day via his social media accounts but it was done by some enthusiastic people who maintain the site.

DMK organising secretary resigns from party

In a jolt to DMK, its organising secretary P V Kalyanasundaram has resigned from the party demanding that M K Stalin be declared the party`s Chief Ministerial candidate for the 2016 assembly polls.

Stalin moves HC for CBI probe into building collapse

DMK Treasurer M K Stalin on Friday moved the Madras High Court seeking a CBI probe into the collapse of an under-construction multi-storeyed building in suburban Porur that left 61 persons dead in June last.

Jayalalithaa files defamation case against Stalin

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Wednesday filed a criminal defamation case against DMK treasurer and party`s floor leader in the state Assembly, MK Stalin, for allegedly raising slogans against her and Speaker outside the Assembly.

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.

Chennai building collapse: DMK`s MK Stalin demands independent probe

Demanding an independent probe in 11-storey building collapse that killed more than 60 people in Chennai a few weeks back, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) held protest and met Tamil Nadu Governor Konijeti Rosaiah Konijeti Rosaiah on Saturday.

Journalists attacked outside MK Stalin`s house in Tamil Nadu

Three reporters were injured when DMK cadres assaulted media persons gathered outside party leader MK Stalin`s house Sunday to collect news about his resignation from party posts, journalists organisations said. DMK expressed regret over the incident.

MK Stalin backtracks on resignation, DMK to discuss poll debacle

MK Stalin, DMK treasurer and party chief M Karunanidhi`s son, Sunday offered to quit following the party`s debacle in the Lok Sabha polls, but rescinded his decision following pressure from the rank and file.

Stalin flays Jayalalithaa for not visiting blast site

The verbal sparring between DMK and arch-rival AIADMK over May 1 twin blasts continued unabated with M K Stalin saying it was `painful` to note that the Chief Minister was in Kodanad taking rest instead of visiting the blast site.