Ss Palanimanickam

  • DMK member Vasanthi Stanley faints while protesting in Rajya Sabha March 20, 2013

    New Delhi: DMK member Vasanthi Stanley fainted in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday while staging a protest. Vasanthi was rushed to hospital. DMK MPs have been staging protests against the Sri Lankan war crimes issue. Following the protests, the Rajya Sabha was adjourned twice on Wednesday. Three DMK ministers, SS Palanimanickam, Gandhiselvan...
  • Party feuds give me sleepless nights, says Karunanidhi October 23, 2012

    Chennai: Upset over internal rivalry among party leaders, DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Monday said such factional feuds made him "sleepless" as these affected the party. "When I go to sleep, such factional feuds engulf me and makes me sleepless," he said, referring to the turf war between DMK leaders TR...
  • Budget has welcome and avoidable features: Karuna March 17, 2012

    Chennai: DMK president M Karunanidhi on Friday described the budget as a mix of welcome and avoidable features, adding that its efficacy in improving the living standards of people and taking forward the economy will have to be seen. Curiously Karunanidhi's statement comes after the union ministers belonging to DMK party...