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August 14, 2018 3:09 am gmt |
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Ahead of the DMK’s emergency executive council meeting slated today (Tuesday), late party leader M. Karunanidhi’s son M.K. Alagiri yesterday (Monday) raised a banner of revolt against younger brother and party working president M.K. Stalin, alleging that the party’s assets and funds are being misused...
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August 8, 2018 4:33 am gmt |
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M Karunanidhi, five-time chief minister of India’s Tamil Nadu state and one of the dominant figures in the politics of southern India for half a century, died on Tuesday (August 07) at the age of 94. An outspoken atheist in a country where politicians often trumpet their piety, Karunanidhi buil...
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July 31, 2018 6:58 am gmt |
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The condition of DMK chief M Karunanidhi remained stable on Monday even as a host of leaders, including Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and Nationalist Congress Party founder Sharad Pawar visited Kauvery Hospital, where he is being treated, in Chennai.After a long night and day for t...
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June 29, 2018 4:36 am gmt |
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In a covert operation in Krishnagiri and Dharmapuri districts of Tamil Nadu, the Mahalakshmi Layout police on Wednesday busted an ivory smuggling racket and arrested a gang of five men led by Khader Basha, who is believed to be a functionary of the DMK party. The six men are suspected of poaching ele...
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June 19, 2018 4:26 am gmt |
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Taking pride in his government completing 16 months in power, Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Monday taunted the DMK, saying the AIADMK dispensation was strong, and “cannot be destabilised even if 1,000 [DMK leader] Stalins emerge.” “The present government could never be toppled by Mr. Stal...
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May 30, 2018 7:17 am gmt |
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Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Tuesday accused the DMK of instigating the anti-Sterlite protesters in Thoothukudi on May 22. Speaking in the Assembly, he said DMK legislator P. Geetha Jeevan (Thoothukudi constituency) had led a rally of about 200 persons in the coastal town on that day, in...
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April 24, 2018 3:46 am gmt |
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DMK working president M.K. Stalin, who led a massive human chain protest organised by the Opposition parties in Pudukottai town demanding the constitution of the Cauvery Management Board on Monday, claimed that the BJP-led Centre and the AIADMK government in the State were working as a “double-barrel...
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April 15, 2018 8:41 am gmt |
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DMK working president M.K. Stalin on Saturday said the protests in Tamil Nadu over the Cauvery Management Board (CMB) would not stop until the board was formed by the Centre. “The [Cauvery Rights Retrieval] rally was part of our struggle. We won that battle. The war is going on,” he said in a stateme...
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April 4, 2018 3:36 am gmt |
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Dubbing the agitations by the DMK, the AIADMK and the Congress to press for the early constitution of the Cauvery Management Board an eyewash, BJP State president Tamilisai Soundararajan said here on Tuesday that the Cauvery issue could be resolved only through legal means. Addressing reporters, Ms. ...
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March 28, 2018 3:41 am gmt |
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With only one more days left for the Supreme Court’s six-week deadline for setting up of the Cauvery Management Board to end, Tamil Nadu government, sources said, is preparing itself to move a contempt petition against the Centre in the Apex court if it fails to set up CMB and the Cauvery Water...
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March 25, 2018 10:30 am gmt |
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The BJP today lashed out at the DMK on the Cauvery issue, with senior leader and Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan accusing the Dravidian party of trying to mislead people on the inter-state dispute. However, the BJP will take steps that will benefit the people of the state, he said. Speaking to repor...
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March 21, 2018 3:43 am gmt |
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On a day when the ‘Ramarajya Ratha Yathra” entered Tamil Nadu amidst much opposition, statue of the Dravidian leader Periyar was vandalised by unknown persons in a village in Pudukottai district yesterday. The villagers of Pudukkottai Viduthi noticed the statue with its head portion missi...
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March 15, 2018 4:00 am gmt |
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The first budget of Tamil Nadu government, after implementation of the Goods and Services Tax,  will be presented by Finance Minister O Panneerselvam for 2018-19 on Thursday. Normally, people expect tax revisions and exemption from taxes for some commodities in the budget. But this year, since the GS...
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February 19, 2018 9:02 am gmt |
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The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) has decided to convene an “all-party meeting” on the Cauvery issue in which actor Kamal Hassan, who will to launch his party this week, has agreed to attend, party working president M.K. Stalin has said. The DMK took the decision as the All India Anna Dravida Munne...
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January 28, 2018 4:46 am gmt |
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The DMK, along with its allies, including the Congress, the MDMK, the CPI, the CPI (M), the VCK, the Kongunadu Makkal Desiya Katchi, the All India Moovendar Munnetra Kazhagam and the Indian Union Muslim League, staged protests across Tamil Nadu on Saturday, demanding a rollback of the recent hike in ...
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January 20, 2018 10:16 am gmt |
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DMK working president M.K. Stalin on Friday reiterated that nobody can destroy the Dravidian movement in Tamil Nadu. Speaking at a wedding function of a party cadre, Mr. Stalin said there is history of many trying to smear the Dravidian movement, unsuccessfully. “So many people are trying to destroy ...
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January 9, 2018 4:36 am gmt |
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MDMK general secretary expressed his willingness to work closely with DMK, after the meeting with the leader of DMK, M.Karunanidhi on Monday.  “It was an emotional moment for me. I held the hands of Kalaignar who nurtured me in politics,” Mr. Vaiko told reporters after the meeting. Mr. Vaiko first me...
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January 8, 2018 4:19 am gmt |
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Dissident AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dhinakaran on Sunday claimed that actor Rajinikanth’s political entry would only affect the DMK. Asked if the decision of the actor to enter politics was reason enough for the ruling AIADMK and his faction to unite, Mr. Dhinakaran told: “Our supporters have never been s...
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December 30, 2017 4:29 am gmt |
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Even though the DMK had blamed distribution of money to voters in the Dr. Radhakrishnan Nagar Assembly constituency for the humiliating defeat of its candidate Marudu Ganesh in the bypoll, it has taken a serious view of the lapses on the part of its functionaries and announced on Friday that appropri...