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and party chief M Karunanidhi`s son, Sunday offered to quit following the party`s debacle in the Lok Sabha polls, but rescinded his decision following pressure from the rank and file.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

Law and order deteriorated in Tamil Nadu: MK Stalin

DMK leader MK Stalin on Sunday alleged that the law and order situation in Tamil Nadu had deteriorated after Jayalalithaa took over as Chief Minister.

Alagiri asks his supporters to defeat DMK candidates

Amidst reports that his supporters would back NDA candidates in the Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu, expelled DMK leader and former Union minister MK Alagiri on Friday asserted DMK would end up in the third place.

Now Alagiri seeks defeat of Tirunelveli DMK candidate

Slamming the choice of DMK`s candidate, a loyalist of his younger brother MK Stalin, in Tirunelveli Lok Sabha constituency, expelled party leader MK Alagiri on Saturday exhorted his supporters to ensure that he finished third in the April 24 polls.

No one can create rift in family, says Alagiri

In what appears to be a patch up bid after going hammer and tongs against his younger brother, expelled DMK leader MK Alagiri on Wednesday claimed differences with MK Stalin were based on policy and principles and nobody can `create a rift in our family relationship.`

AIADMK and DMK trade "betrayal" barbs

With about 15 days left for polling in Tamil Nadu, arch rivals DMK and AIADMK are trading barbs of `betrayal` against each other on crucial issues like power and water, further intensifying the already high decibel campaigning.

BJP front in TN only an "opportunist alliance": Stalin

Terming the BJP a communal party, DMK leader M K Stalin Monday said the coalition led by the saffron party in Tamil Nadu was an "opportunist alliance."

No official intimation about my expulsion, says Alagiri

Expelled DMK leader MK Alagiri today said he had not received any official communication from the party regarding his dismissal.

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.

Poll code violation: DMK files counter affidavit

DMK`s MK Stalin filed affidavit in Madras High Court against petition filed by AIADMK chief and Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa challenging EC`s order to cover pictures of two leaves on small buses.

DMK men warned to keep away from Alagiri

The DMK Wednesday threatened disciplinary action against party members if they were found to be in touch with the now suspended party leader MK Alagiri.

Karunanidhi under grip of betrayers, says Alagiri

Putting to rest speculations, suspended DMK leader MK Alagiri on Monday ruled out floating his own outift but vowed to save his father and party chief M Karunanidhi from the "grip of betrayers", a veiled attack on his younger brother MK Stalin.