DRAVIDA MUNNETTRA KAZHAGAM

  • DMK releases poll manifesto, proposes abolition of death sentence March 11, 2014

    Chennai: Abolition of death sentence, statehood to Puducherry, implementation of Sethusamudhram project and making Tamil the local official language are some of the promises made by the Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) in its Lok Sabha election manifesto which was released on Tuesday in Chennai. The M Karunanidhi-led DMK has been opposed...
  • Ascertain WalMart's plans in Tamil Nadu: DMK December 9, 2012

    Chennai: Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam, which voted in favour of foreign direct investment in retail in Parliament, despite voicing its opposition to the measure, on Sunday asked the Tamil Nadu government to ascertain US retail chain WalMart's plans in the state and take appropriate action. The DMK president M Karunanidhi said in...
  • DMK to support resolution against FDI in Parliament October 1, 2012

    Chennai: The Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) on Monday made it clear that the party would support any resolution against foreign direct investment (FDI) in multibrand retail in Parliament. At the DMK executive meeting in Chennai the party supremo and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi said that even though...
  • Rajinikanth contesting TN polls incognito? April 1, 2011

    New Delhi: A mysterious lastminute candidate from Tamil Nadu's Mylapore constituency has sparked off intense speculation among voters that southern megastar Rajinikanth may be contesting the polls incognito. Both the Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) and the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) have lodged a battle of populism in the...