Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022



Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin changes Twitter profile pic, has photo of Karunanidhi with tricolour in background

August 05, 2022 12:28 pm

MK Stalin his picture days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi put a 'tiranga' (Tricolour) as the display picture of his social media accounts and urged people to the same as part of a collective effort to celebrate the national flag to mark 75 years of the country's independence.

Madras HC shows green signal for unveiling of Karunanidhi statue in Tiruvanamalai

June 15, 2022 9:41 am

The statue was originally scheduled to be unveiled on the occasion of Karunanidhi's 99th birth anniversary celebrations, on June 3, at Tiruvannamalai.

Tamil Nadu to celebrate Karunanidhi birth anniversary in a grand manner

June 03, 2022 6:24 am

Ahead of the anniversary celebrations, MK Stalin had informed the Tamil Nadu Assembly that the birth anniversary of Karunanidhi falling on June 3 will be observed as a government function in the state and that his statue would be unveiled at Omandurar Government Estate.

Venkaiah Naidu unveils 16 ft tall Karunanidhi statue in Tamil Nadu

May 29, 2022 7:48 am

Karunanidhi rose to iconic stature by his efforts and never failed to promote Tamil language and culture, Venkaiah Naidu said, even as he urged people to learn their mother tongue and that they should not develop an aversion to other languages.

Madras HC stays installation of former CM Karunanidhi statue in Tiruvannamalai

May 20, 2022 10:10 am

Since the Tiruvannamalai Collector did not file a sworn affidavit after consulting his subordinates and prayed for more time to do so as directed yesterday, a vacation bench of the Madras High Court on Thursday gave the direction.

Tiruvannamalai Collector told to ascertain facts on encroachment for Karunanidhi statue

May 19, 2022 7:44 am

A vacation bench of Justices S M Subramaniam and J Sathya Narayana Prasad, who gave the direction while entertaining a writ petition from G Karthick, also directed the authorities concerned to maintain status-quo on the issue.

Chennai: Karunanidhi’s personal secretary passes away

December 22, 2021 11:26 am

Starting from 1969, Shanmuganathan was associated with Karunanidhi for almost five decades. He earlier worked in the police department.

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin announces memorial for Karunanidhi costing Rs 39 cr, opposition welcomes move

August 24, 2021 12:47 pm

Stalin said the memorial, which is set to be built on 2.21 acres on Marina Beach in Chennai, will have digital content on the life and achievements of Karunanidhi.

On Karunanidhi's death anniversary, CM Stalin asks cadres to preserve DMK rule in TN

August 07, 2021 6:04 pm

Stalin showered flower petals at the late party patriarch's samadhi on the Marina beachfront and on the occasion of the anniversary, he asked cadres to work hard to perpetuate the memory of 'Kalaignar' and the DMK's rule in Tamil Nadu.

President Kovind unveils Karunanidhi portrait at TN assembly

August 02, 2021 10:36 pm

At the event attended by Chief Minister and Karunanidhi’s son M K Stalin and Governor Banwarilal Purohit, Kovind hailed the Dravidian patriarch as a leader “in a class of his own”.


M K Stalin becomes DMK president unopposed

August 28, 2018 2:12 pm

M K Stalin succeeded his father, M Karunanidhi, as president of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) on Tuesday.

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.


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.