Chennai: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday dismissed the charge that it was attempting to "divide" the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) and said it had become a practice to blame the saffron party for any problem.
Published 15-Aug-2018 22:11 IST
Chennai: The ruling AIADMK on Wednesday sought to put an end to the controversy surrounding the allotment of burial space for late DMK chief M Karunanidhi, with Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam saying the "issue has ended" and cautioned against any "unwanted debate" on the matter.
Published 15-Aug-2018 19:59 IST
Chennai: Late DMK President M. Karunanidhi was responsible for state Chief Ministers unfurling the national flag on the occasion of Independence Day. After India got independence, only the Governors unfurled the national flag on Republic Day and Independence Day.
Published 15-Aug-2018 19:38 IST
Balasore: The Chennai-Howrah Coromandel Express on Wednesday rammed into a cement mixture machine left on the track at a manned level crossing near Balasore station, a railway official said.
Published 15-Aug-2018 15:10 IST
Chennai (Tamil Nadu): Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader Kanimozhi visited her late father and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi’s memorial on Tuesday.
Published 14-Aug-2018 22:06 IST
Chennai: DMK has welcomed the Madras High Court order transferring to CBI the probe into police firing during the anti-Sterlite stir that claimed 13 lives, saying those who "gunned down" countrymen should be brought to book.
Published 14-Aug-2018 20:27 IST
Chennai: Opening up on the subject publicly for the first time, DMK leader M.K. Stalin on Tuesday said he had pleaded with Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami to allot space at the Marina beach to bury party President and his father M. Karunanidhi.
Published 14-Aug-2018 16:55 IST
Chennai: Amid indications of a possible succession war within the party, the DMK rallied behind its working president M K Stalin, the son of late party chief M Karunanidhi, saying he would take over its leadership soon.
Published 14-Aug-2018 16:35 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Fisheries Minister D. Jayakumar on Tuesday said actor Rajinikanth did not know the state's political history and was politically immature after he converted a condolence meeting for DMK President M. Karunanidhi to launch himself as a full-time politician.
Published 14-Aug-2018 16:21 IST
Chennai: The DMK's Executive Committee on Tuesday made it clear that the party was solidly behind its Working President M K Stalin.
Published 14-Aug-2018 13:41 IST
Chennai: The DMK paid rich tributes to its departed President M Karunanidhi on Tuesday, hailing his contribution to various sectors in the state and the country .
Published 14-Aug-2018 12:58 IST | Updated 13:57 IST
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to hear on August 17 the plea of Tamil Nadu government challenging an order of the National Green Tribunal allowing mining major Vedanta access to the administrative unit inside its closed Sterlite copper plant at Tuticorin in the state.
Published 14-Aug-2018 12:14 IST
Chennai: The State Election Commission informed the Madras High Court on Monday that its hands are tied against conducting local body elections immediately in view of the recent amendments to the Tamil Nadu local bodies Act.
Published 13-Aug-2018 23:24 IST
Chennai: Eldest son of late Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief M Karunanidhi paid tribute to his father at his memorial on Monday.
Published 13-Aug-2018 16:28 IST
Chennai: Former Union Minister M.K. Alagiri on Monday claimed that "true loyalists" of M. Karunanidhi, his father and the late DMK President, were with him.
Published 13-Aug-2018 14:12 IST
Chennai: Days after the death of DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi, sharp differences between the party's working president MK Stalin and his politically outcast brother MK Alagiri has surfaced. The issue has emerged as a hot potato in political corridors.
Published 13-Aug-2018 13:01 IST | Updated 15:12 IST
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K. Palaniswami on Sunday chaired a meeting of ministers and officials to discuss the next course of action in the Sterlite copper smelter plant closure issue.
Published 12-Aug-2018 18:53 IST
Puducherry: The AIADMK in Puducherry on Sunday alleged that there was a 'political motive' behind the 'haste' shown by Chief Minister V Narayanasamy in making a slew of announcements to honour the late DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi.
Published 12-Aug-2018 18:42 IST
Coimbatore: Nineteen resorts constructed on the elephant corridor in Nilgiris district were sealed by the authorities on Sunday in compliance with a Supreme Court order directing a crackdown on illegal structures in the area.
Published 12-Aug-2018 18:30 IST | Updated 19:11 IST
Chennai: Justice Vijaya Kamlesh Tahilramani was on Sunday sworn in as the Chief Justice of the Madras High Court by Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit here.
Published 12-Aug-2018 17:24 IST

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