Mk Stalin

  • Alagiri granted anticipatory bail in land grabbing case 4 days ago

    Madurai: Madras High Court bench on Thursday granted anticipatory bail till September 3 to former Union Minister and expelled DMK leader M K Alagiri in a case relating to alleged grabbing of land of a local temple. The District Crime Branch and anti-land grabbing special cell had filed a case against...
  • DMK leader quits, demands Stalin as CM candidate, says sack Kanimozhi, Maran, Raja August 7, 2014

    Chennai: The DMK Organising Secretary PV Kalyanasundaram resigned from all party posts demanding party treasurer and heir apparent MK Stalin be declared as the party's chief ministerial candidate for 2016 assembly elections. Considered a Stalin loyalist, Kalyanasundaram sent in his resignation letter, dated July 30, to DMK chief M Karunanidhi...
  • DMK to hold strategic meet today after party's rout in Lok Sabha polls June 2, 2014

    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 May 20, 2014

    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 at...
  • Chennai: 11 DMK workers arrested for attacking media personnel outside Stalin's house May 19, 2014

    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 a...
  • DMK leader MK Stalin does a u-turn, withdraws resignation May 18, 2014

    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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey May 18, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • DMK's Stalin withdraws resignation after Karunanidhi intervenes May 18, 2014

    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 asking...
  • Stalin offers to quit all party posts following DMK's poll debacle May 18, 2014

    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 Stalin's residence...
  • DMK confident of a victory, voters favouring us: Karunanidhi April 24, 2014

    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 April 23, 2014

    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 is...
  • DMK is ready to forgive and support Congress: Karunanidhi March 26, 2014

    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 March 26, 2014

    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 modern...
  • Vaiko meets Alagiri, seeks support for LS polls March 23, 2014

    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 Delhi. Later,...
  • Price rise, law and order failure hallmarks of AIADMK rule: Stalin March 16, 2014

    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 police...
  • Will discuss with supporters about floating a new party: Alagiri March 10, 2014

    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 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. ...
  • Jaya announced campaign dates to avoid appearance in DA case, alleges DMK February 26, 2014

    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 February 18, 2014

    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 for...
  • Watch: Alagiri's posters plastered all over Madurai January 30, 2014

    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 January 30, 2014

    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 January 29, 2014

    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 said...
  • Karuna writes to PM, seeks security for Stalin after Alagiri threat January 29, 2014

    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 January 28, 2014

    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 January 27, 2014

    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 under...
  • Democracy dead in DMK, says Alagiri a day after suspension January 25, 2014

    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 January 24, 2014

    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 January 16, 2014

    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 improvement...
  • Karunanidhi warns rebel Alagiri January 7, 2014

    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 January 6, 2014

    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...