VCK

  • Chhenai: Close to 300 VCK activists arrested 15-11-2013 01:58 PM

    Around 300 workers of the 'Viduthalai Chiruthaaigal Katchi', including its founder TholThirumavalavan, were arrested on Chennai for staging a rail roko in parts of Tamil Nadu demanding removal of Sri Lanka from the Commonwealth. The protesters shouted slogans protesting India's participation in the ongoing Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM)...
  • Tamil Nadu: will VCK snap ties with DMK? 01-08-2011 08:10 AM

    Tiruchy: After the PMK, the Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK) too is considering severing ties with the DMK front, as the functionaries feel that its credibility on the Sri Lankan Tamils issue had eroded due to ties with DMK and Congress. VCK leader Thol Thirumavalavan's support to the LTTE, while continuing...
  • Give power, retain seat: Coimbatore to minister 06-04-2011 01:25 PM

    Coimbatore: Will small and rural Industries Minister Pongalur Palanisamy withstand the onslaught of problems created to Small Scale Industries due to frequent powercuts in this textile city, known as 'Manchester of India'? Coimbatore South, a new urban constituency born out of the delimitation exercise, where Palanisamy is trying his luck,...
  • Sonia to address Puducherry rally on Tuesday 04-04-2011 11:56 AM

    Puducherry: Congress President Sonia Gandhi will address an election rally on April 5 in Puducherry to garner support for the Congress-DMK alliance in the Union Territory. Speaking to reporters in Puducherry, Union Minister of State for Planning and Prime Minister's office V Narayanasamy said AICC General Secretary Rahul Gandhi and...
  • VCK not to dilute stand on Tamil Eelam 23-03-2011 04:47 PM

    Chennai: Dalit-based Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK), a constituent of the DMK-led alliance, on Wednesday said the combine was only a "poll-time arrangement" and the party would not "dilute" its stand on the demand for separate statehood for Sri Lankan Tamils. "This is a poll-time arrangement. There is no change in...