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A man of letters, Karunanidhi delighted in the arts

From 'Sangam' literature to contemporary novels, he was a voracious reader and writer.

07 Aug 2018 6:56 PM

Karuna reached dizzying heights, with no money, caste influence

It is a tribute to Indian democracy that someone born in the Isai Vellalar community could become country’s powerful leader.

07 Aug 2018 6:55 PM

Muthuvel Karunanidhi, DMK’s captain of 50 years returns to pavilion

The party has lost one of its most distinguished and astonishing leaders.

07 Aug 2018 6:53 PM

DMK Chief Karunanidhi, 5-time CM and towering Dravidian leader, dies at 94

Doctors at the Kauvery Hospital kept the leader on maximum medical support but his health continued to decline.

07 Aug 2018 6:46 PM

DMK chief Karunanidhi's health 'extremely critical': Kauvery Hospital

The doctors clearly mentioned that despite maximum medical support, Karunanidhi's vital organs continued to deteriorate.

07 Aug 2018 4:51 PM


Next 24 hours 'crucial' for Karunanidhi, supporters throng hospital

DMK chief Karunanidhi is on continuous monitoring and being treated with active medical support, the hospital added.

06 Aug 2018 7:09 PM

Deve Gowda visits DMK chief, says Karunanidhi should cross 100

'Karunanidhi was also responsible for making me Prime Minister in 1996 and I cannot forget it,' H D Deve Gowda said.

03 Aug 2018 9:12 PM

Kalaignar fighter by birth itself: Kerala CM meets Karunanidhi in hospital

After his meeting, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan also said that Karunanidhi's health is improving.

02 Aug 2018 1:28 PM

'Shocked' by Karunanidhi's illness, 21 DMK cadres die

Karunanidhi's son M K Stalin asked cadres to realise that he cannot bear the loss of even a single party worker's life.

01 Aug 2018 4:32 PM

Karuna sick, atheists and believers in DMK at war

Kalaignar has all along been an atheist, says party leader.

01 Aug 2018 1:53 AM


DMK chief Karunanidhi to stay admitted for longer: Chennai hospital

It said that an extended period of hospitalisation was necessary due to age-related overall decline in his general health.

31 Jul 2018 7:37 PM

Rahul Gandhi visits Karunanidhi in ICU, describes condition as stable

'He is a very tough person like the people of Tamil Nadu. He has the spirit of Tamil Nadu in him,' he said after visiting Karunanidhi.

31 Jul 2018 6:45 PM

Hope and despair as DMK workers pray for Karunanidhi outside hospital

Proclaiming Karunanidhi as a 'medical miracle', DMK workers wish that he come back home soon.

30 Jul 2018 9:23 PM

Karunanidhi now critical, crowds grow at hospital

There was high drama outside the hospital with the police having to resort to mild force in a lathicharge to disperse the swelling crowd.

30 Jul 2018 1:00 AM

Venkaiah Nadu meets Karunanidhi in Chennai hospital, wishes him speedy recovery

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said doctors informed that Karunanidhi's condition was stable.

29 Jul 2018 3:18 PM


One nation, one poll: TRS, Samajwadi party back concept, DMK, AAP oppose

Meanwhile, the BJP and the Congress have stayed from consultation organised by the Law Commission on the subject.

08 Jul 2018 9:28 PM

Raj Bhavan’s warning intimidatory, will continue protest against TN Guv: DMK

DMK staged a walkout in TN Assembly over governor's visits, said it would 'make any sacrifice' to uphold state's autonomy.

25 Jun 2018 6:49 PM

Policeman told anti-Sterlite protestor to 'stop acting' as he lay dying

At least 12 people have died during the anti-Sterlite protest in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin.

24 May 2018 12:28 PM

Anti-Sterlite protest: DMK, allies call for state-wide bandh on May 25

The bandh would be observed on May 25 to condemn police action, demand closure of Sterlite copper smelting plant in Tuticorin district.

24 May 2018 11:50 AM

Cauvery issue: Tamil Nadu shutdown called by DMK, other oppn parties today

Opposition parties call for statewide shutdown to protest the BJP-led Centre’s failure to set up Cauvery Management Board.

05 Apr 2018 12:07 PM