Mk Alagiri

  • Ensure DMK loses in Tamil Nadu: Alagiri to supporters 29-03-2014 02:28 PM

    Madurai: Speaking to his supporters in Madurai, DMK Chief's estranged son and expelled leader MK Alagiri said they should work hard to ensure the DMK alliance comes fourth in all constituencies in Tamil Nadu. Alagiri was expelled by the party earlier this week for criticizing top leaders in the party....
  • 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...
  • Alagiri not to contest LS polls, says DMK won't win more than 2 seats 26-03-2014 11:16 AM

    Chennai: MK Alagiri, who has been dismissed from the DMK, has said that he won't fight the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. He has also once again attacked his younger brother MK Stalin. Speaking to the media on Wednesday, Alagiri said that it would be big if the DMK wins one...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 25-03-2014 11:12 PM

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  • News 360: Kejriwal to take on Modi in Varanasi 25-03-2014 08:45 PM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday addressed a rally in Varanasi and said that he will fight Lok Sabha elections against BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. ...
  • A Billion Votes: All the elections buzz from battleground Varanasi 25-03-2014 07:31 PM

    AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday addressed a rally in Varanasi and said that he will fight Lok Sabha elections against BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. ...
  • 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...
  • MPs rating: MK Alagiri scores 5.59 out of 10 21-03-2014 08:51 AM

    New Delhi: DMK chief Karunanidhi's son MK Alagiri is the sitting MP from Madurai. He was suspended from the party in January and was not given a Lok Sabha ticket. The leader from Tamil Nadu has scored 5.59 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and...
  • Is Alagiri ready for a new party? 16-03-2014 05:09 PM

    Posters announcing formation of a new party by former Union minister MK Alagiri found in some parts of the city on Sunday caused a flutter despite the suspended leader's assertion that he would never leave DMK. The wall posters put up by Alagiri's suspected supporters among other places in Jeeva...
  • Expelled DMK leader Alagiri meets Rajnath, offers support 14-03-2014 05:16 PM

    New Delhi: In a significant development, disgruntled son of DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi MK Alagiri has reached out to the BJP with an offer of support for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. Alagiri, who was suspended from his party recently, met BJP President Rajnath Singh for about 45 minutes during...
  • Amidst reports of floating a new party, Alagiri meets Rajinikanth 14-03-2014 11:11 AM

    Chennai: Expelled DMK leader Alagiri on Friday sparked speculations as he met actor Rajinikanth in Chennai. After meeting Rajnikanth, Alagiri downplayed the meeting saying the two discussed personal matters. Alagiri had also met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday. Sources close to Alagiri had described the meeting as a "courtesy"...
  • 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...
  • Tamil Nadu: On birthday, Alagiri offers truce but with conditions 30-01-2014 06:07 PM

    Chennai: After much acrimony and suspense over his next course of action, suspended DMK leader MK Alagiri on Thursday offered an olive branch to the party high command saying he was ready for talks, but with riders. Asked about the reported possibility of conciliatory talks with the top leadership, the...
  • 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...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 28-01-2014 10:44 PM

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  • News 360: Setback to gay activists, SC dismisses review petition 28-01-2014 08:36 PM

    In yet another setback to the LGBT community, the Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed a review petition filed by the Centre against its December 11, 2013 verdict criminalising gay sex. The court rejected the petition as it found no merit in it. ...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • There is no rift within DMK, says party leader Tiruchi Siva 25-03-2013 03:10 PM

    Sources say Alagiri is upset with younger brother MK Stalin for reportedly pushing their father to withdraw support to the UPA. ...