MK Stalin's father M Karunanidhi deliberately named his son after the Russian communist leader Joseph Stalin.
14 Sep 2019 8:19 AM
DMK President MK Stalin was also present on the occasion.
07 Aug 2019 7:25 PM
Stalin said in absence of explanation, Tamil Nadu will witness a massive agitation on the lines of the 1965 stir to oppose Hindi.
04 Jun 2019 9:15 AM
National parties piggyback Dravidian parties to get enough numbers for central coalitions.
18 Apr 2019 7:09 AM
Senior DMK leader said,'Stalin has risen to be the party chief by his hard work and that the party has accepted him'.
09 Apr 2019 5:33 PM
The expelled DMK leader further said he would give views within a week on the DMK candidates to be fielded in the coming polls.
17 Mar 2019 4:40 PM
It will be located alongside a refurbished statue of DMK founder and late chief minister CN Annadurai at the party headquarters in Chennai.
15 Nov 2018 2:47 PM
Alagiri added that newly appointed DMK chief and his younger brother, MK Stalin is not ready to take him back into the party.
30 Aug 2018 3:16 PM
Dayalu Ammal was hospitalised late on Tuesday night, but declined to comment on her health condition.
29 Aug 2018 10:52 AM
A resolution was moved by DMK lawmaker Trichy Siva and was unanimously adopted at party’s General Council meeting.
28 Aug 2018 12:31 PM
Senior leader and party principal secretary Duraimurugan filed the nomination for the post of treasurer, hitherto held by Stalin.
26 Aug 2018 4:17 PM
The MGR-Jayalalithaa charisma had obscured the Dravida movement’s earlier anti-Hindi, anti-north and anti-brahmin edge.
17 Aug 2018 2:31 AM
As non-BJP parties, the DMK and AIADMK have earlier been kingmakers or useful allies in Delhi.
15 Aug 2018 1:24 AM
Senior AIADMK leader D Jayakumar said Rajinikanth should not have spoken about politics at a condolence meeting.
14 Aug 2018 6:17 PM
Even after his expulsion from the party, Mr Alagiri continued to target Mr Stalin.
14 Aug 2018 1:36 AM
The statement assumes significance as it comes a day ahead of DMK's executive committee meet.
13 Aug 2018 2:15 PM
AIADMK alleged there was 'political motive' behind 'haste' shown by Puducherry CM in making slew of announcements to honour Karunanidhi.
12 Aug 2018 4:52 PM
Karunanidhi’s bed-ridden condition meant he was party president only in name, though the voters and cadre still identified it with the man.
11 Aug 2018 2:54 AM
Sources said Goel's vehicle was stuck in traffic jams in Shastri Park, Seelam Pur and other places.
09 Aug 2018 1:11 PM
The House proceedings were delayed by around 20 minutes as Speaker Ram Niwas Goel was stuck in traffic jams in the city.
09 Aug 2018 5:59 AM
“Only if such a life-giving situation for the cause of Tamil comes, I may part with my life, but not give it to anybody else,” Karuna said.
09 Aug 2018 5:45 AM
Before leaving the venue, Modi greeted the teaming crowd of mourners with folded hands.
09 Aug 2018 5:37 AM
Madras high court and some legal issues and the government was ready to allot land on Sardar Patel Road opposite to Anna University.
09 Aug 2018 5:18 AM
Dr Karunanidhi stands tall among political leaders who have promoted science for public good.
09 Aug 2018 5:08 AM
In an illogical move that could be politically suicidal, the state CM decided such a burial could not be allowed for a former CM.
09 Aug 2018 12:41 AM
Karunanidhi was buried with full military honours with soldiers giving him a gun salute and buglars sounding the last post.
08 Aug 2018 9:08 PM
DMK patriarch Karunanidhi died at the age of 94 at Cauvery hospital in Chennai on Tuesday evening after a prolonged illness.
08 Aug 2018 4:09 PM
MK Stalin said, 'Those who are in power are trying to create chaos, but you have all shown the strength of the cadres.'
08 Aug 2018 3:09 PM
Seeing the swelling crowd, police blocked entrance of Rajaji hall following which people were seen climbing walls, trees to enter the hall.
08 Aug 2018 2:06 PM
Madras High Court ruled that M Karunanidhi will be buried next to his mentor CN Annadurai at Marina Beach in Chennai.
08 Aug 2018 12:13 PM
Both Houses of Parliament were adjourned for the day today after paying obituary to DMK chief M Karunanidhi who passed away on Tuesday.
08 Aug 2018 12:08 PM
Kollywood stars Rajinikanth, Dhanush, Kamal Haasan, Suriya, Ajith, were among those who arrived to pay last respects.
08 Aug 2018 11:00 AM
Villagers turned up in large numbers to pay floral tributes at a portrait of the DMK patriarch at his house in Thirukkuvalai.
08 Aug 2018 9:58 AM
Former Tamil Nadu chief minister and DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi passed away on Tuesday at the age of 94.
08 Aug 2018 9:50 AM
A seven-day mourning has also been announced in the state by the Tamil Nadu government.
08 Aug 2018 9:39 AM
DMK said AIADMK's refusal to permit the burial was plain and simple 'political vendetta' and 'reeks of pettiness'.
08 Aug 2018 9:12 AM
'Every time you used to tell me the place where ever you go. Now, where did you go without telling me?' MK Stalin poem read.
08 Aug 2018 9:10 AM
If power goes to a political party that is undemocratic, we cannot expect to have democratic governance.
08 Aug 2018 2:00 AM
The culture of worshipping reel heroes as real life heroes still continue in Tamil Nadu.
08 Aug 2018 1:56 AM
MK Stalin, son of Late Karunanidhi, put out an appeal to DMK cadre and followers to maintain discipline.
07 Aug 2018 8:59 PM
The Prime Minister's Office said Modi will leave for Chennai in the morning and return by evening.
07 Aug 2018 8:39 PM
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
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
Sidesteps query on whether he is trying to project Mamata as front’s candidate for PM.
30 Apr 2018 1:28 AM
In Tamil Nadu, cinema itself is revered as a religion, theatre as a temple and the star as the presiding deity.
04 Mar 2018 12:11 AM
Rani also alleged that her stepbrother Arivunidhi might have kept Muthu illegally confined.
01 Mar 2018 8:29 PM
Haasan met DMK Prez M Karunanidhi and superstar Rajinikanth, saying he was calling on those 'whom I like' before the launch of his party.
20 Feb 2018 8:02 AM
Addressing the media after the meeting, Rajinikanth said, 'He is the senior most politician in the country. I respect him a lot.'
03 Jan 2018 9:31 PM
The hospital had last night said he was admitted with breathing problems due to throat and lung infection.
17 Dec 2016 6:04 AM
Home Minister Rajnath Singh spoke to Acting Tamil Nadu Governor CH Vidyasagar Rao to inquire about the CM's health
05 Dec 2016 7:59 AM