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M K Stalin

Cyclone 'Gaja': Stalin asks partymen to provide aid in full swing

Stalin said the collected relief material will be distributed to the affected people from these offices. 

Nov 19, 2018, 07:15 AM IST

Now, DMK vs AIADMK over Jayalalithaa's portrait in Tamil Nadu Assembly

DMK has filed a petition against unveiling of the portrait in Madras High Court. 

Feb 12, 2018, 11:32 AM IST

Government occupying power without majority support: Stalin

DMK working president M K Stalin on Sunday alleged that the AIADMK government was occupying power without majority support.

Oct 01, 2017, 20:07 PM IST

Jayalalithaa death: DMK says 'lie detector' test will bring out truth

Tamil Development Minister K Pandiarajan too had said he had never seen her during her hospitalization.

Sep 28, 2017, 19:51 PM IST

DMK to form human chain, stage protest on Jul 27: NEET

The party at its district secretaries meet held here hit out at both the state and central goverments for "shattering" the dreams of rural aspirants and urban poor to become doctors.

Jul 20, 2017, 16:04 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Assembly adopts resolution to grant leave to Karunanidhi

Leader of the Opposition M K Stalin moved the resolution seeking grant of permission to Karunanidhi for absence considering his illness.


Jul 18, 2017, 15:52 PM IST

Meira Kumar appeals to Tamil Nadu's MLAs, MPs to heed to 'inner voice'

DMK working president M K Stalin, his party legislators, Left parties MPs TK Rangarajan (CPI-M) and D Raja (CPI), Congress party MLAs, and leaders participated in the meeting.

Jul 02, 2017, 09:38 AM IST

DGP T K Rajendran named head of Tamil Nadu police

Incumbent Director General of Police (Intelligence) T K Rajendran has been named head of the State police force by the Tamil Nadu government.

Jul 01, 2017, 13:14 PM IST

DMK walks out of assembly over Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami reply on bribe row

K Palaniswami said on December 22, 2016, the Chennai Police Commissioner wrote a letter to the state Home Secretary about the sale of banned substances like gutka with the connivance of some officials.

Jun 29, 2017, 15:57 PM IST

Gutkha 'payout' row rocks Tamil Nadu Assembly, Opposition walks out

DMK members, waving newspaper clippings, raised slogans demanding a debate, but Speaker P Dhanapal ruled that matters based on media reports cannot be discussed.

Jun 28, 2017, 14:16 PM IST

DMK stages walkout for third day over "pay-off" row

The DMK staged a walkout for the third consecutive day on Friday from the state assembly over the issue of alleged horse-trading of AIADMK MLAs.

Jun 16, 2017, 16:11 PM IST

MLA's "pay-off" row: DMK, allies stage walkout from Tamil Nadu assembly

DMK members had yesterday staged a noisy protest waving currency notes after their demand for a debate on the alleged horse-trading was disallowed.

Jun 15, 2017, 18:50 PM IST

MLAs pay-off row: Opposition parties stages walkout

After DMK members left, Congress Legislature Party Leader K R Ramasamy said their party too was walking out as the chair did not accord permission to raise the matter.

Jun 15, 2017, 14:01 PM IST

AIADMK MLAs 'pay-off' issue rocks Tamil Nadu assembly; DMK members evicted en masse

In the Assembly, Speaker P Dhanapal disallowed a discussion as sought by Stalin, saying the matter, based on a private TV channel's 'sting' operation, was sub-judice.


Jun 14, 2017, 20:24 PM IST

Stalin wonders whether Tamil Nadu government would continue till June 14

the DMK leader wondered whether the present regime will survive till the Assembly session commences on June 14.

Jun 06, 2017, 15:58 PM IST

DMK Tuticorin District Secy N Periasamy passes away

DMK Tuticorin (South) District Secretary N Periasamy died at a private hospital here on Friday after a brief illness.

May 26, 2017, 18:58 PM IST

Ensure Tamil is taught in CBSE, ICSE schools in Tamil Nadu, DMK urges AIADMK govt

DMK working president M K Stalin on Friday urged the state government to ensure that Tamil is taught in CBSE and ICSE schools in Tamil Nadu even as he maintained that BJP-led Centre was imposing Hindi.

May 19, 2017, 20:35 PM IST

DMK for seminars in Tamil Nadu against Hindi 'thrust', to rope in youth

Opposing what it called "wanton thrusting" of Hindi by the Centre, DMK on Friday announced holding state-wide seminars against it and decided to rope in youngsters and students to create an upsurge against the alleged move.

Apr 28, 2017, 23:46 PM IST

No revolt against me, no demand for sacking minister: Dhinakaran

Rallying behind embattled Tamil Nadu Minister C Vijayabaskar, AIADMK (Amma) faction leader TTV Dhinakaran today said no demand has been made by Chief Minister K Palaniswami or his colleagues to drop him.

Apr 14, 2017, 20:31 PM IST

Modi Govt 'neglecting' Tamil Nadu, farmers' interests; M K Stalin

Accusing the BJP-led Central Government of neglecting Tamil Nadu's interests, DMK working president M K Stalin on Tuesday alleged it had failed to turn its attention to the woes of farmers agitating in the national capital for over 20 days.

Apr 04, 2017, 16:33 PM IST