Tuesday, 18 January 2022

 

 

 

 


show all

 

Karunanidhi : Scratches on my mind firm five years in Chennai

12-Aug-2018 Chennai

Muthuvel Karunanidhis passing away has brought back disparate images of my five unlikely years in Chennai as regional editor of the Indian Express. I use the term "unlikely" because someone born in Mustafabad, raised in the Urdu ambience of Lucknow would generally...

 

M. Karunanidhi laid to rest on Marina by his mentor's side

08-Aug-2018 Chennai

DMK patriarch and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi was buried beside his mentor C.N. Annadurai on the sands of Marina beach here on Wednesday after his party clinched a midnight legal battle as lakhs of commoners wept, pushed and jostled for...

 

Narendra Modi visits Karunanidhi, enquires about health

06-Nov-2017 Chennai

On a half-a-day's trip to Chennai, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday called on DMK President M. Karunanidhi and enquired about his health."Vanakkam, Sir", Modi greeted Karunanidhi as he sat near the 93-year-old veteran and held his hand. Accompanied...

 

Spell next course of action on Cauvery issue, M. Karunanidhi asks TN

06-Sep-2016 Chennai

DMK President M. Karunanidhi on Tuesday asked the Tamil Nadu government to spell out its next course of action after the apex court ordered Karnataka to release 15,000 cusecs of water from the Cauvery river.In a statement issued here, the former Chief Minister...

 

Redeem glory of pillars of democracy: M. Karunanidhi

03-Jun-2016 Chennai

The DMK party cadres on Friday celebrated their leader M. Karunanidhi's 93rd birthday here by cutting cakes and providing welfare assistance to the poor.In his birthday message to the youth, Karunanidhi urged them to halt the erosion of values of the four...

 

M.Karunanidhi starts a row over seat for Stalin

23-May-2016 Chennai

DMK president M.Karunanidhi on Monday complained that Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK had insulted his party at the swearing-in ceremony of the new government with party leader M.K. Stalin relegated to the back rows.In a statement issued here Karunanidhi said...

 

Difference between DMK, AIADMK vote share is 1.1 percent

20-May-2016 Chennai

The difference in vote percentage between the AIADMK and the DMK is just 1.1. percent, DMK president M. Karunanidhi said on Friday.In a statement, Karunanidhi said the DMK-led front secured 1,71,75,374 votes or 39.7 per cent of all votes polled in the state...

 

M.Karunanidhi wins - for 13th time

19-May-2016 Chennai

DMK president M. Karunanidhi was on Thursday elected to the Tamil Nadu assembly from Thiruvarur, defeating his nearest AIADMK rival by 68,366 votes, the Election Commission said.This is the 13th time Karunanidhi, now 91, has won an assembly election. He...

 

Opposition to some DMK candidates surfaces

15-Apr-2016 Chennai

Two days after DMK president M. Karunanidhi announced the candidates for the next month's assembly elections, party members in several places have started voicing their opposition to the nominees.On Friday, DMK workers from Tirunelveli district came to Karunanidhi's...

 

DMK releases poll manifesto, also promises prohibition

10-Apr-2016 Chennai

DMK president M. Karunanidhi on Sunday released his party's poll manifesto for the May 16 Tamil Nadu assembly elections and promised prohibition if his party returned to power in the southern state.The manifesto, released at the DMK headquarters here, also...

 

DMK gives Congress 41 seats in Tamil Nadu

04-Apr-2016 Chennai

The DMK and the Congress on Monday announced seat sharing for the Tamil Nadu assembly elections, with the Congress agreeing to contest just 41 of the 234 seats.The Congress had demanded 63 seats, the number allotted to it in 2011. But the DMK offered only...

 

Congress-DMK talk, seat sharing not decided

25-Mar-2016 Chennai

The DMK and the Congress held discussions here on Friday and decided to have further talks on seat sharing for the Tamil Nadu assembly elections.A Congress delegation led by former union minister Ghulam Nabi Azad and Mukul Wasnik and Tamil Nadu Congress...

 

DMK decides not to participate in assembly proceedings

17-Feb-2016 Chennai

DMK president M.Karunanidhi on Wednesday announced his party will not participate in the assembly proceedings owing to the arrogant attitude of the ruling AIADMK.In a statement issued here, he said the ruling party members are allowed to speak anything about...

 

DMK agrees to align with Congress for assembly polls

13-Feb-2016 Chennai

Forgetting their past acrimony over the issue of Sri Lankan Tamils, the DMK and the Congress on Saturday said they would ally for the forthcoming assembly elections in Tamil Nadu.Congress leader and former union minister Ghulam Nabi Azad and DMK treasurer M.K....

 

M. M.Karunanidhi says ready to enter poll fray again

25-Jan-2016 Chennai

One of the oldest active politicians in India at age 91, DMK president M. Karunanidhi is ready for yet another political battle, "if the people and my party say so"."If the people of Tiruvarur (assembly constituency) tell me and if the party permits me I...

 

Karunanidhi appears in court in defamation case

18-Jan-2016 Chennai

DMK president M. Karunanidhi on Monday appeared before a local court here in connection with the defamation case filed by the Tamil Nadu government.The case was adjourned for March 10 after Karunanidhi's presence was recorded.Speaking to reporters later...

 

DMK not to contest assembly by-election : M. Karunanidhi

27-May-2015 Chennai

DMK president M. Karunanidhi on Wednesday said the party would not contest the June 27 by-election to the Tamil Nadu assembly from the Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency.The assembly elections were only a year away and democratic norms would not be followed...

 

DMK to appeal against Jayalalithaa's acquittal: M. Karunanidhi

25-May-2015 Chennai

DMK president M. Karunanidhi on Monday said his party would appeal against the Karnataka High Court's verdict acquiting Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa in the disproporationate assets case.Speaking at the party's district secretaries' meeting here, Karunanidhi...

 

DMK to discuss appealing against Jayalalithaa's acquittal

19-May-2015 Chennai

DMK president M.Karunanidhi on Tuesday said party would deliberate at its district secretaries meeting on May 25 on whether to appeal against the acquittal of AIADMK general secretary J.Jayalalithaa by the Karnataka High Court.Speaking to reporters here,...

 

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

 

 

Video Gallery

 

 

5 Dariya News RNI Code: PUNMUL/2011/49000
© 2011-2022 | 5 Dariya News | All Rights Reserved
Powered by: CDS PVT LTD