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Wednesday, August 12, 2020



TN custodial deaths: Stalin says will seek CBI probe if govt doesn't do proper investigation

June 27, 2020 6:38 pm

The death of the two men, Jayaraj (59) and his son Bennix (31), allegedly in police custody, has sparked outrage, with over 1,000 people coming out on the street to protest and many demanding the arrest of the police officers on social media.

J Anbazhagan, a powerful leader of the DMK, dies of Covid-19

June 10, 2020 2:53 pm

Representing the Chepauk-Triplicane Assembly constituency, J Anbazhagan actively took part in relief work during the lockdown period.

DMK MLA J Anbazhagan on ventilator support after testing Covid-19 positive

June 04, 2020 9:03 pm

Anbazhagan was actively involved in DMK president MK Stalin’s ‘ondrinaivom vaa’ initiative which kickstarted on April 20 to provides relief material to the people in distress.

Rajya Sabha MP RS Bharathi arrested in Chennai, gets bail

May 23, 2020 11:55 am

Rajya Sabha MP and DMK organising secretary R S Bharathi was arrested under the SC/ST Act for allegedly making derogatory remarks against marginalised communities in February.

Former DMK deputy general secretary VP Duraisamy joins BJP

May 22, 2020 7:09 pm

“Joining BJP is like falling into my mother’s lap. It will take good care of me,” former DMK deputy general secretary VP Duraisamy said.

Tamil Nadu govt freezes Dearness Allowance; opposition parties slam move

April 28, 2020 8:00 pm

DMK president M K Stalin slammed the fiscal management of the ruling AIADMK, while AMMK leader TTV Dhinakaran said it was not "acceptable" that the government has burdened its employees with such a measure.

DMK postpones general council meet over coronavirus scare

March 17, 2020 1:28 pm

The DMK had announced that its general council would meet on March 29 to elect a successor to general secretary K Anbazhagan, who passed away recently.

K Anbazhagan: Remembering Anna's brother, and a friend of Kalaignar

March 07, 2020 3:15 pm

Popularly referred to as perasiriyar (professor) in the DMK camp, Anbazhagan was a mix of calm and the storm. He was a member of the Lok Sabha between 1967-71 and had been elected to the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly for nine terms.

Chennai, Tamil News Today Headlights: DMK General Secretary K Anbazhagan passes away; Condolences pour in

March 07, 2020 6:28 pm

Catch the latest news in Tamil Nadu and Chennai as we bring you live updates from Chennai following the death of DMK general secretary K Anbazhagan.

DMK MP triggers row by comparing media houses to 'Mumbai red light area'

February 18, 2020 7:55 am

Hitting out at TV media houses, DMK MP RS Bharathi said "they are running their company like Mumbai red light area," alleging money was their primary concern.


K Anbazhagan dies at 97: A glimpse into the life of the veteran DMK leader

March 07, 2020 3:00 pm

Veteran DMK leader K Anbazhagan passed away at the age of 97 in Chennai in the early hours of Saturday.

Karunanidhi passes away: Rare and unseen photos from his political journey

August 09, 2018 6:31 am

The former Tamil Nadu chief minister was admitted to the hospital following a dip in his blood pressure last month. On July 31, the hospital had said Karunanidhi would require an extended period of hospitalisation due to “decline” in his general health, although his vital parameters have normalised.

Stage set for 6th phase of polling

April 23, 2014 9:19 pm

Stakes will be high for Congress and BJP and a number of other parties like AIADMK, DMK, NCP and Shiv Sena when 117 constituencies will go to polls on Thursday in yet another substantial round of polling in the Lok Sabha elections.

Tamizh Talkies

April 20, 2014 12:24 pm

From Jayalalithaa speakers blaring out Stalin’s ‘leonine gait’ to BJP bikers waving ‘Vaiko’ flags, EP UNNY captures a slice of Tamil Nadu’s political terrain.


DMK supporters react to Karunanidhi's death

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

The mood outside Kauvery hospital after news broke of the death of Kalaignar Karunanidhi.

Kalaignar Karunanidhi passes away at 94

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi passes away at 94

Muthuvel Karunanidhi: Looking back at his life in active politics for over seven decades

June 22, 2020 6:19 pm

Muthuvel Karunanidhi, the man fondly called Kalaignar - the artist, breathes his last. A look back at his illustrious life and all that he achieved in over seven decades of being an active politician.