Karunanidhi's early moorings as a dialogue and screen-play writer for Tamil films/theatre since the early 1940s’, is by now legendary.
08 Aug 2018 2:22 AM
The row over the burial did not break out only after the death of Karunaidihi on Tuesday.
08 Aug 2018 2:00 AM
Karunanidhi, 94, breathed his last at a hospital in Chennai after battling illness for 11 days.
08 Aug 2018 1:55 AM
However frail at the end of his 94 years, he was a colossus of Dravidian values till the end and always an eternal democrat.
08 Aug 2018 12:25 AM
Karunanidhi died at 6.10 pm at the age of 94 at Chennai's Kauvery Hospital after a prolonged illness.
07 Aug 2018 9:34 PM
MK Stalin, son of Late Karunanidhi, put out an appeal to DMK cadre and followers to maintain discipline.
07 Aug 2018 8:59 PM
Kalaignar’s second biggest achievement in these last 50 years is to run the DMK in a democratic manner.
07 Aug 2018 8:26 PM
From 'Sangam' literature to contemporary novels, he was a voracious reader and writer.
07 Aug 2018 6:56 PM
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
The party has lost one of its most distinguished and astonishing leaders.
07 Aug 2018 6:53 PM
Doctors at the Kauvery Hospital kept the leader on maximum medical support but his health continued to decline.
07 Aug 2018 6:46 PM
The doctors clearly mentioned that despite maximum medical support, Karunanidhi's vital organs continued to deteriorate.
07 Aug 2018 4:51 PM
The 94-year-old DMK patriarch has been in ICU since July 28 when he was rushed following a dip in his blood pressure.
07 Aug 2018 1:47 AM
DMK chief Karunanidhi is on continuous monitoring and being treated with active medical support, the hospital added.
06 Aug 2018 7:09 PM
Kalaignar has all along been an atheist, says party leader.
01 Aug 2018 1:53 AM
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
'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
Karunanidhi's supporters remained outside hospital and urged staff to update them about the leader's health condition.
30 Jul 2018 11:20 AM
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
He is stable and being treated by a team of doctors, said a statement issued by Kauvery Hospital Executive Director Dr. Aravindan Selvaraj.
01 Dec 2016 10:16 AM