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Dravidar Kazhagam

Tamil Nadu opposition seek intervention of Governor Banwarilal Purohit in Cauvery issue: Full text of the memorandum

They met him as a culmination of the week-long march demanding the constitution of the Cauvery Water Management Board.

Apr 13, 2018, 14:41 PM IST

You are Tamil Nadu's First Citizen, speak up on Cauvery issue: Opposition leaders tell Governor Banwarilal Purohit

They accused the Centre of attempting to delaying the constitution of the Cauvery Water Management Board with an eye on the coming Karnataka Assembly election.

Apr 13, 2018, 14:27 PM IST

Saffron cloth tied to busts of former Tamil Nadu CMs Annadurai, MG Ramachandran

A statue of Bhartiya Jan Sangh founder Syama Prasad Mukherjee was found vandalised in Kokrajhar town of Assam on Wednesday.

Mar 15, 2018, 19:24 PM IST

After Lenin, Periyar statues will be taken down soon: BJP leader H Raja's Facebook post sparks war of words

Dravidar Kazhagam has dared the BJP to try and raze a Periyar statue.

Mar 06, 2018, 16:46 PM IST

Periyar's death anniversary observed

Rationalist leader and founder of Dravidar Kazhagam (DK), EV Ramasamy 'Periyar' was on Thursday remembered across the state on his 42nd death anniversary.

Dec 24, 2015, 16:25 PM IST

Thaali removal programme: Scuffle between activists of DK, Shiv Sena

A minor scuffle broke out between activists of Dravidar Kazhagam and Shiv Sena here, with the latter opposing a thaali (mangal sutra) snapping programme of the DK.

Apr 14, 2015, 19:18 PM IST

Dravidar Kazhagam holds 'thaali' removal function, Madras HC stays event

The controversial 'Mangalsutra (Thaali) removal function', organised by the Dravidar Kazhagam, was held early Tuesday morning before the Madras High Court ordered a stay on organising of the event.

Apr 14, 2015, 13:54 PM IST

Police bans DK's "mangalsutra removal" event, Veeramani booked

The controversial "Mangalsutra removal and beef banquet" event proposed to be held here by Dravidar Kazhagam on April 14 was today banned by the police and its chief K Veeramani booked on various charges, including promoting enmity on grounds of religion.

Apr 12, 2015, 19:03 PM IST