MK Stalin

  • DMK to hold strategic meet today after party's rout in Lok Sabha polls 02-06-2014 08:32 AM

    Chennai: The DMK will hold a high-level strategic meet on Monday to discuss strengthening the party after their poor poll performance in the recent Lok Sabha elections. The DMK failed to win a single seat in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry. Its allies also drew a blank. K Anbazhagan, M K...
  • DMK's high-level strategy committee meeting on June 2 20-05-2014 11:48 PM

    Chennai: In its series of analysis meetings planned to discuss the party's rout in the April 24 Lok Sabha polls, the DMK on Tuesday announced convening its high-level strategy committee meeting on June 2, a day ahead of party chief M Karunanidhi's birthday. The party patriarch will chair the meeting...
  • Chennai: 11 DMK workers arrested for attacking media personnel outside Stalin's house 19-05-2014 09:53 AM

    Chennai: Another political drama is unfolding in Tamil Nadu over resignations after the Lok Sabha election results. The Chennai Police has arrested 11 DMK cadre for allegedly attacking media personnel outside party leader MK Stalin's house. This came after DMK cadre allegedly attacked media personnel for calling MK Stalin's resignation...
  • DMK leader MK Stalin does a u-turn, withdraws resignation 18-05-2014 11:47 PM

    The political drama continued in Tamil Nadu as DMK treasurer and party chief M Karunanidhi's son MK Stalin withdrew his resignation hours after he offered to quit. Owning responsibility to the party's rout in the state Stalin resigned but withdrew after Karunanidhi intervened. ...
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  • DMK's Stalin withdraws resignation after Karunanidhi intervenes 18-05-2014 04:52 PM

    Chennai: DMK treasurer and chief M Karunanidhi's son MK Stalin on Sunday withdrew his offer to resign from party posts after party chief intervened. Stalin had offered to resign from all party posts following party's debacle in the Lok Sabha elections. Party workers were also seen protesting outside Stalin's residence...
  • Stalin offers to quit all party posts following DMK's poll debacle 18-05-2014 01:48 PM

    Chennai: DMK treasurer MK Stalin has offered to resign from all party posts following party's poor performance in the Lok Sabha elections. Party secretary VP Duraisamy refused to comment on the issue. He added that there was pressure on Stalin to quit party posts. Meanwhile, party workers held protest outside...
  • DMK confident of a victory, voters favouring us: Karunanidhi 24-04-2014 03:42 PM

    DMK chief Karunanidhi and party treasurer exuded confidence of a victory in the polls. 39 Lok Sabha constituencies went to polls in a single phase in Tamil Nadu on Thursday. ...
  • DMK leader Stalin accuses AIADMK of bribing voters, complains to EC 23-04-2014 01:22 PM

    Chennai: b>Chennai: DMK leader MK satlin on Wednesday met Chief Electoral Officer Praveen Kumar accusing J Jayalalithaa-led AIADMK of bribing the voters. "AIADMK has been distributing cash for the past 3 days due to fear of losing. AIADMK is giving Rs 3000 per vote," said Stalin. "Imposition of Section 144...
  • DMK is ready to forgive and support Congress: Karunanidhi 26-03-2014 07:38 PM

    Chennai: In a major and unexpected development, the DMK chief M Karunanidhi has said that his party will forgive all that has happened in the past and ready to extend support to the Congress. Karunanidhi said, "The DMK will forgive and support Congress if they seek help after elections. Though...
  • Tamil Nadu could shape next government 26-03-2014 05:16 PM

    Chennai: The politics of forming the next government could come down to how many seats Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa can wrest from a rival named MK Stalin in the state. At stake are 39 parliamentary seats in Tamil Nadu, a state known for its ancient Hindu temples, its...
  • Vaiko meets Alagiri, seeks support for LS polls 23-03-2014 07:22 PM

    Firebrand MDMK founder Vaiko met suspended DMK leader MK Alagiri on Sunday and sought his support in the coming general elections. The meeting between the two leaders at Alagiri's place in Madurai lasted around 45 minutes. Some time back, the 63-year-old Alagiri had met BJP president Rajnath Singh in New...
  • Price rise, law and order failure hallmarks of AIADMK rule: Stalin 16-03-2014 07:23 AM

    Tirunelveli: DMK treasurer MK Stalin on Saturday charged that the "hallmark" of the three-year AIADMK rule in Tamil Nadu was price rise and law and order failure. "The hallmarks of the three-year AIADMK rule are price rise and failure of law and order. Murders and dacoities are occurring within all...
  • Will discuss with supporters about floating a new party: Alagiri 10-03-2014 06:30 PM

    DMK chief Karunanidhi's son, MK Alagiri said that he will discuss with his supporters whether he should float a new political party. "I will hold discussions with my supporters on whether I should float a new political party and then take a decision," he added. This after he was suspended...
  • Sycophancy or respect? Stalin celebrates his birthday wearing garland made of notes, supporter prostrates himself in front of him 05-03-2014 10:38 AM

    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. ...
  • Jaya announced campaign dates to avoid appearance in DA case, alleges DMK 26-02-2014 01:40 PM

    DMK Treasurer M K Stalin on Wednesday alleged AIADMK supremo and Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa had announced her campaign itinerary and candidates list for Lok Sabha polls even before EC issued notification in order to avoid her appearance in a Bangalore special court which is trying disproportionate assets case against...
  • DMK leaders praise Stalin for hard work, endorses him as heir apparent 18-02-2014 02:12 PM

    The 10th state-level conference of DMK in Chennai clearly endorsed the emergence of M Karunanidhi's younger son M K Stalin as heir apparent, with the party chief joining top rung party leaders and those of its alliance in eulogising him for his 'hard work'. The DMK patriarch was all praise...
  • Watch: Alagiri's posters plastered all over Madurai 30-01-2014 12:54 PM

    After DMK chief Karunanidhi's elder son Alagiri was expelled from the party, an assortment of Alagiri posters has been put up in Madurai on his birthday. The pictures show Alagiri in various avatars. ...
  • Rift within DMK, 3 MPs take part in Alagiri's birthday celebrations 30-01-2014 11:16 AM

    Chennai: Unfazed about his suspension from DMK and severe criticism by the party high command, MK Alagiri's supporters are holding celebrations for the leader in Madurai. Making the rift in the DMK evident, three party MPs were seen as a part of the suspended leader's birthday celebrations. Giant posters, with...
  • Only those who have done wrong need security: MK Alagiri 29-01-2014 10:47 PM

    Madurai: Hitting out at the party for seeking additional security for his younger brother MK Stalin, suspended DMK leader MK Alagiri on Wednesday said only those who have done something wrong would need more security. "Only those who have done something wrong need security. My security is my supporters," he...
  • Karuna writes to PM, seeks security for Stalin after Alagiri threat 29-01-2014 12:09 PM

    Chennai: The heightened war in the DMK between the two warring brothers MK Alagiri and MK Stalin is taking a new shape everyday. After the DMK expelled Alagiri from the party posts for speaking against his younger brother and heir apparent Stalin, an angry Alagiri allegedly told his father and...
  • Alagiri-Stalin war escalates, Karuna hits out at former, backs latter 28-01-2014 02:17 PM

    Chennai: The family war in the DMK has escalated in Tamil Nadu. The war between the two brothers - MK Alagiri and MK Stalin - is taking a new shape everyday. After the DMK expelled Alagiri from the party posts for speaking against his younger brother and heir apparent MK...
  • Salem: Stalin, 2,000 DMK workers booked for violating ban orders 27-01-2014 08:42 AM

    Salem: DMK leader MK Stalin and 2,000 party workers were booked by the Salem police for inaugurating a statue of late party veteran Veerapandi Arumugam in the city in violation of ban orders. Cases had been registered against the DMK Treasurer, who inaugurated the statue on Sunday evening, and others...
  • Democracy dead in DMK, says Alagiri a day after suspension 25-01-2014 12:01 PM

    Chennai: A day after the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) suspended former Union Minister MK Alagiri from all posts of the party, he charged that democracy was dead in the party and said that he will prove himself in Madurai. "Democracy is dead in the party. On January 31, I will...
  • Karunanidhi's son MK Alagiri suspended from all DMK posts 24-01-2014 12:32 PM

    Chennai: Former Union Minister MK Alagiri has been suspended from all posts of the Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam party (DMK). In a statement issued by the DMK on Friday, the party said that action against Alagiri has been taken for going against the party stand and for giving out statements contrary...
  • No talks on alliance with DMDK for LS polls held: Karunanidhi 16-01-2014 05:14 PM

    DMK chief M Karunanidhi, who had welcomed a prospective alliance with DMDK for the Lok Sabha polls, on Thursday said no talks was held in this regard. "No talks had been held; so there is no question of any improvement," he told reporters here when asked if there were any...
  • Karunanidhi warns rebel Alagiri 07-01-2014 03:06 PM

    Chennai: DMK chief M Karunanidhi has issued a veiled warning to his son and rebel leader MK Alagiri for his interview to a Tamil channel against his younger brother MK Stalin. Karunanidhi in a statement has said that anyone flouting party discipline faces expulsion from primary membership. He further says...
  • Tamil Nadu: Alagiri vs Stalin war divides DMK 06-01-2014 11:15 AM

    Chennai: It is back to MK Stalin vs MK Alagiri in Tamil Nadu politics. DMK patriarch MK Karunanidhi's two sons Stalin and Alagiri have been against each other for a long time, as the party faces an uphill task in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. Karunanidhi's decision to anoint Stalin...
  • Karunanidhi pained by internal bickering in DMK 20-05-2013 02:15 AM

    Chennai: Pained by continuing internal bickering in his party, DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Sunday made a fervent appeal for unity, saying he was grieved over the fact that there was enough squabbling in the ranks that would harm the party more than any external factor. With less than a...
  • Chennai: Stalin surrenders illegally-imported Hummer to CBI 17-05-2013 08:49 PM

    Chennai: DMK leader MK Stalin on Friday surrendered his illegally-imported Hummer to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Chennai. Sources said Stalin's son Udayanidhi came to the Chennai office of the agency and handed over Sports Utility Vehicle Hummer which was imported in 2007 and registered in his name....