MK Stalin has chosen as DMK’s first working president
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MK Stalin has chosen as DMK’s first working president

Last month, the DMK had announced that its General Council meeting — deferred in view of M Karunanidhi’s hospitalisation — would be held on 4 January. And the stage is seemingly set for DMK treasurer MK Stalin to take over the party’s reins, albeit in a non-permanent capacity. Stalin, who is also …

DMK general council to meet on 4 January to elevate Stalin as working president
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DMK general council to meet on 4 January to elevate Stalin as working president

DMK on Monday announced that its General Council meeting, which was deferred in view of M Karunanidhi’s hospitalisation, would be held on 4 January, 2017 at the party headquarters Anna Arivalayam. DMK General Secretary K Anbazhagan said that the General Council, originally slated on 20 December under its …

Karunanidhi hospitalised again for throat and lung infection, doctors say condition stable
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Karunanidhi hospitalised again for throat and lung infection, doctors say condition stable

DMK President M Karunanidhi, 92. was admitted to Kauvery Hospital again on Thursday night for treatment of cold, throat and lung infection, party sources said.  In a statement issued in Chennai, the hospital said Karunanidhi was readmitted with breathing difficulty due to throat and lung infection. “The …

Jayalalithaa’s name and fame will remain forever: DMK leader Karunanidhi
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Jayalalithaa’s name and fame will remain forever: DMK leader Karunanidhi

While they were poles apart politically, Arch rival of Jayalalithaa, DMK Chief Karunanidhi says ,“Even though she died at a relatively young age, “Jayalalithaa’s name and fame will remain forever”. In his condolence message, Mr. Karunanidhi, who is in the intensive care unit of the Kauvery …

Pranab, Karunanidhi and other leaders wish Jayalalithaa a speedy recovery
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Pranab, Karunanidhi and other leaders wish Jayalalithaa a speedy recovery

President Pranab Mukherjee, Union Ministers, DMK Chief M Karunanidhi, leader of the opposition in Tamil Nadu assembly and DMK treasurer M K Stalin, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and various Chief Ministers tonight expressed concern over speedy recovery of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa who suffered a cardiac arrest on …

Jayalalithaa thanks voters for AIADMK’s big win in by-polls in all 3 seats in TN
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Jayalalithaa thanks voters for AIADMK’s big win in by-polls in all 3 seats in TN

The ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhakam (AIADMK) on Tuesday won all the three assembly by-elections in Tamil Nadu were held on Saturday, with Chief Minister and party leader J Jayalalithaa profusely thanking the voters. The chief minister has thanked voters as ecstatic AIADMK workers celebrated the …