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Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam


'Where is the Church priest and Imam?' asks DMK MP at govt event

July 17, 2022 8:03 am

The MP asked an official if he was aware that a government function should not be held in such a manner involving prayers of only one particular religion.

Tamil Nadu MP Elangovan: Hindi language of underdeveloped states, will make us ‘shudras’

June 06, 2022 6:05 pm

The DMK lawmaker also claimed that those who want to impose Hindi are ‘trying to bring manu dharma’ to the southern state.

Tamil Nadu: 5 held for man’s suspicious death, DMK MP on the run

October 09, 2021 10:12 pm

The deceased, identified as Govindarasu (55), hailed from Melmampattu village in Cuddalore district. He had been working at the cashew factory located in Panikankuppam for over eight years.

Explained: The relevance of the Vanniyar movement in Tamil Nadu today

September 04, 2021 10:16 am

A look at the movement of the community, its significance in Tamil Nadu politics, and what the ruling DMK’s move means when the party is represented by its powerful rival PMK, an ally of the AIADMK-BJP alliance

DMK general secretary Anbazhagan dies at 97, Stalin says fall of 'Dravidian Everest'

March 07, 2020 12:18 pm

DMK leader Kalyanasundaram Anbazhagan passed away at Apollo Hospitals in Chennai on Saturday.

DMK’s election affidavit says it gave Rs 40 crore to three allies for expenses

September 24, 2019 8:37 pm

In the expenditure affidavit, DMK had submitted to the Election Commission of India that it spent around Rs 79 crore for the elections, out of which Rs 40 crore had been donated to its three partners.

Tamil Nadu govt will be dislodged in next few months: Udhayanidhi Stalin

July 29, 2019 9:54 pm

The NDA alliance managed to win in India but in Tamil Nadu, they were neglected. We won 37 seats, we should win this constituency too and make the AIADMK candidate lose the deposit, said Udhayanidhi Stalin.

Former Puducherry Chief Minister R V Janakiraman passes away

June 10, 2019 2:52 pm

Chief Minister V Narayanasamy, Speaker V P Sivakolundhu, DMK's south wing convenor R Siva, MLA,and its north wing convenor S P Sivakumar and leaders of different political parties were among those who paid their respects to the departed leader.

Tamil Nadu campaign ends on bitter note: Tax men raid Kanimozhi's home, find nothing

April 17, 2019 7:05 am

BJP, AIADMK targeting Oppositon because they fear defeat, says Stalin

Making of a diversified Tamil Nadu: How Karunanidhi blended good politics, good economics for state’s growth

August 08, 2018 1:44 pm

One of Karunanidhi's trusted ministers, S Madhavan, then took it forward, with the concept of a joint sector where the state too was a partner, starting with, besides building, large industrial parks and infrastructure across the state.


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.

Two zeroes don't add up to hero: BJP on Cong-DMK alliance

February 14, 2016 1:57 pm

Chennai, Feb 14 (ANI): Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Sunday reacted over Congress and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) alliance for the upcoming Tamil Nadu Assembly elections, and said that two zeroes don't add up to hero and so it won’t make any difference. He also said that they will come out with the alliance within one week. He further added that the people of Tamil Nadu are frustrated with the politics they have witnessed over half a century and they want change and fresh start.

Supreme Court stays Centre's notification allowing Jallikatu

January 12, 2016 12:01 pm

New Delhi, Jan12 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Tuesday stayed the Central Government's notification, which permitted the controversial sport 'Jallikattu' in Tamil Nadu. Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader MK Stalin after the order, said that ruling by the apex court on Jallikattu has to be suitably responded by the Central Government and only it can take a decision on it. Jallikattu is a bull taming sport played in Tamil Nadu as a part of Pongal celebrations on Mattu Pongal day.