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I was deported because Malaysia considered me a 'security threat': Vaiko

I was deported because Malaysia considered me a 'security threat': Vaiko

MDMK chief and ex-lawmaker Vaiko, who arrived here after not being allowed to enter Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur to attend a marriage, claimed on Saturday that he was deported because he was considered "a security threat" by the Malaysian authorities due to his links with the LTTE.

 

MDMK Chief Vaiko denied entry into Malaysia for alleged LTTE links

MDMK Chief Vaiko denied entry into Malaysia for alleged LTTE links

Vaiko was stopped at the Kuala Lumpur Airport and questioned for several hours on his alleged links with the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE).

15 days judicial custody for MDMK leader Vaiko

A court on Monday sent MDMK leader Vaiko to 15 days judicial custody for speaking in favour of Sri Lanka's now vanquished Tamil Tigers.

When Rajiv Gandhi assassin Nalini Sriharan met Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

When Rajiv Gandhi assassin Nalini Sriharan met Priyanka Gandhi Vadra

Nalini Sriharan, one of the seven convicts serving a life term in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, has already served 25 years in prison.

Rahul Gandhi, Vaiko inquire about Karunanidhi's health

A host of leaders, including Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi and MDMK founder Vaiko have enquired about the health of ailing DMK president M Karunanidhi, the party said on Saturday.

Tamil Nadu Assembly Election Results 2016: As it happened

Jayalalithaa-led AIADMK juggernaut rolled on Thursday getting a simple majority in Tamil Nadu.

Tamil Nadu Assembly Election 2016: Jayalalithaa files her nomination from RK Nagar constituency

Tamil Nadu Assembly Election 2016: Jayalalithaa files her nomination from RK Nagar constituency

Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa filed her nomination for upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly Election 2016 from RK Nagar constituency on Monday.

EC issues notification for 2016 Tamil Nadu Assembly polls

EC issues notification for 2016 Tamil Nadu Assembly polls

Election Commission on Friday issued the notification for the May 16 Assembly polls in Tamil Nadu signalling the start of filing of nominations in all the 234 constituencies.

Vaiko meets AAP leader ahead of Assembly polls

MDMK founder Vaiko Thursday met Aam Aadmi Party's state leadership here, setting off speculation about a pact ahead of the May 16 Tamil Nadu Assembly polls.

DMK offered Rs 500 crores, 80 seats to Vijayakant: Vaiko

DMK offered Rs 500 crores, 80 seats to Vijayakant: Vaiko

Reacting to the charge, DMK Treasurer M K Stalin said the party would take appropriate legal action in the matter.

Tamil Nadu assembly polls: 'Captain' Vijayakanth to lead DMDK-PWF alliance

Tamil Nadu assembly polls: 'Captain' Vijayakanth to lead DMDK-PWF alliance

 The DMDK will contest on 124 seats, PWF in 110 seats. 

Vaiko writes to Kerala CM Oommen Chandy on temple festival in Idukki

Vaiko writes to Kerala CM Oommen Chandy on temple festival in Idukki

MDMK founder Vaiko has written to Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy seeking permission for holding a three-day temple festival in Idukki district.

Vaiko celebrates 61st birthday of Prabhakaran

Pro-Tamil outfits like Periyar Dravida Iyakkam and 'May 17 movement' celebrated Prabhakaran's birth anniversary in various parts of Chennai.

MDMK Vaiko's mother passes away

MDMK founder Vaiko's mother passed away on Friday following illness, party sources said.

'Livelihood of people should be considered before eradicating Karuvelam trees'

Livelihood of people depending on Karuvelam trees are more important and has to be considered.

At MDMK conference, calls for total prohibition in Tamil Nadu

 Imposition of total prohibition in Tamil Nadu stood out among the demands made at a one-day conference called by MDMK at Palladam in the neighbouring Tirupur district today.