DMK LEADER

  • DMK suspends 33 party officials following poll debacle June 21, 2014

    Chennai: The DMK on Saturday temporarily suspended 33 party officials including former union minister S.S.Palanimanickam and has issued notices to explain why they should not be removed from the party. A statement issued by party general secretary K.Anbazhagan said that the suspended members have to give their explanation in a week's...
  • Sycophancy or respect? Stalin celebrates his birthday wearing garland made of notes, supporter prostrates himself in front of him March 5, 2014

    Former Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister and DMK leader MK Stalin celebrated his 62nd birthday in Chennai. His supporters came to greet him and one was even seen prostrating himself in front of Stalin to get his blessing. Stalin was gifted a garlard made of notes. ...
  • TN: Kerala girl's death puts DMK man in soup July 13, 2012

    Perambalur: Former DMK MLA M Rajkumar surrendered before the Perambalur police on Thursday night in connection with the mysterious death of a 15yearold girl from Kerala, who was employed in his house here. The police had earlier registered a case in this connection and named the MLA as the first...
  • Raids at exDMK minister Anbarasan's properties September 29, 2011

    New Delhi: The crackdown on DMK continues in Tamil Nadu as vigilance and anticorruption bureau teams on Thursday raided DMK leader TM Anbarasan's properties. Anbarasan, a former minister, is also a district secretary for the DMK. TM Anbarasan is the ninth DMK leader to be targeted since July this year. The...
  • My family's wealth is legally acquired: Alagiri August 8, 2011

    Chennai: Union Minister and DMK leader MK Alagiri on Sunday lashed out at a section of media for publishing 'false' reports about his family's wealth to tarnish his image and said he would initiate legal action against it. In a statement, Alagiri, Maduraibased son of DMK chief M...
  • Jaya strikes again, two DMK leaders arrested August 4, 2011

    New Delhi: In the latest crackdown on Karunanidhi's aides by the Jayalalithaa government in Tamil Nadu, two DMK leaders were arrested in Erode on land grab charges on Thursday. The mayor of Erode, Kumar Murugesh and former DMK minister NKKP Raja were arrested. NKKP Raja was minister for textiles and handloom...
  • Alagiri's PA detained under Goondas Act July 26, 2011

    Madurai: Union Minister MK Alagiri's personal assistant (political) and DMK leader Pottu Suresh was on Monday detained under the Goondas Act following a series of land grabbing cases against him today. Suresh, alias Suresh Babu, was detained following instructions from District Collector U Sagayam, police said. A fresh land grabbing case...
  • Congress won't come back: Alagiri March 6, 2011

    Chennai: DMK leader and Union Minister MK Alagiri today said his party did not expect the Congress to "come back" for a possible patch up, a day after DMK announced pulling out of the Union cabinet following failure of seat sharing talks with Congress. "We don't expect Congress to come back,"...