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Karunanidhi architect of State CMs hoisting National Flag on I-Day

Chennai | Wednesday, Aug 15 2018 IST
As the National celebrates its 72nd Independence Day with patriotic fervour, one thing that should not be forgotten was that it was late DMK President M Karunanidhi who was the architect behind Chief Ministers hoisting National Flags on Independence Da... read..
 

Karunanidhi responsible for CMs unfurling tricolour

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 3:45:04 PM IST
Late DMK President M. Karunanidhi was responsible for state Chief Ministers unfurling the national flag on the occasion of Independence Day.... read..
 

Rajinikanth politicising Karunanidhi's death: TN Minsiter

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] | August 14, 2018 7:41:30 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Minister for Fisheries, D Jayakumar on Tuesday accused actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth of politicising Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) president M. Karunanidhi's death.... read..
 

Stalin remembers Karunanidhi at party executive meet

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] | August 14, 2018 3:11:24 PM IST
Addressing the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam's (DMK) executive meet at Chennai on Tuesday, party working president MK Stalin remembered his father and DMK Chief M.Karunanidhi and said that the party has lost a leader but he has also lost a father.... read..
 

I would have died if Karunanidhi was not buried at Marina : Stalin

Chennai | Tuesday, Aug 14 2018 IST
DMK working president and leader of the Opposition M K Stalin on Tuesday said he would have died if his father and party chief M Karunanidhi's body was not buried on the Marina beach front in the city. In an emotional speech at the emergency executiv... read..
 

After Karunanidhi's death, Alagiri targets Stalin (Second Lead)

Chennai |Monday, 2018 7:45:05 PM IST
Six days after the death of M. Karunanidhi, his elder son and former Union Minister M.K. Alagiri on Monday asserted that "true loyalists" of his late father were with him and that his brother M.K. Stalin was a poor leader.... read..
 

Alagiri targets Stalin - after Karunanidhi's death (Lead)

Chennai |Monday, 2018 4:45:05 PM IST
Six days after the death of M. Karunanidhi, his elder son and former Union Minister M.K. Alagiri on Monday asserted that "true loyalists" of his late father were with him and that his brother M.K. Stalin was a poor leader.... read..
 

Father's relatives on my side: Karunanidhi's son Alagiri

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] | August 13, 2018 2:11:33 PM IST
Late M. Karunanidhi's son M K Alagiri on Monday claimed that all true relatives of his father were on his side and were supporting him.... read..
 

Homage paid to Karunanidhi

Puducherry | Sunday, Aug 12 2018 IST
Rich tributes were paid to DMK President and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanihi who had died on August 7, at a function organized by the party (North) here on Sunday. Paying homage to Karunanidhi and unveiling his full size photograph, ... read..
 

DMK seeks Bharat Ratna for Karunanidhi

New Delhi |Friday, 2018 5:15:05 PM IST
The DMK on Friday demanded the nation's highest civilian award, Bharat Ratna, for party patriarch M. Karunanidhi who passed away in Chennai on August 7.... read..
 

People continue to pay homage to Karunanidhi

Chennai |Thursday, 2018 11:45:04 AM IST
DMK cadres and the general public continued to pay their homage to DMK President and former Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi at Marina Beach where he was buried on Wednesday evening.... read..
 

Karunanidhi dumped BJP over POTA, Cong suspected DMK's LTTE links

By Nirendra Dev New Delhi | Thursday, Aug 9 2018 IST
Notwithstanding the fact that both the BJP and the Congress have been singing laurels for M Karunanidhi in last few days, a look back at the DMK patriarch's political legacy shows he had strong political differences with both national parties in his disti... read..
 

A day after Karunanidhi was laid to rest, normal life returns in TN

Chennai | Thursday, Aug 9 2018 IST
Normal life, which was affected in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday evening and yesterday, following the death of DMK President and former Chief Minister M Karunanidhi, returned back on Thursday. All shops, banks, state government offices, state government underta... read..
 

Everwin students tribute to Karunanidhi, create human formation of name 'Kalaignar'

Chennai | Thursday, Aug 9 2018 IST
Students of the Everwin Group of Schools at suburban Kolathur paid an unique tribute to DMK President and five time Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi, by creating a human formation of his name 'Kalaignar' as he was fondly called by the party cadr... read..
 

Parliament adjourned as mark of respect to Karunanidhi (Second Lead)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2018 4:45:04 PM IST
Both Houses of Parliament were adjourned for the day without transacting any business on Wednesday as a mark of respect to former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK leader M. Karunanidhi who died in Chennai on Tuesday.... read..
 

Madras High Court to decide on burial site for Karunanidhi's body

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 7:15:04 AM IST
The Madras High Court on Wednesday morning would decide on the DMK's plea against Tamil Nadu's government's decision to deny burial of the party President M. Karunanidhi's body at Marina Beach.... read..
 

Rahul pays homage to Karunanidhi

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 4:15:34 PM IST
Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday paid homage to DMK President M. Karunanidhi by laying a wreath on the former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister's body at the Rajaji Hall here.... read..
 

DMK Chief Karunanidhi passes away, President, PM, leaders condole death,

demand for memorial at Marina grows Chennai | Tuesday, Aug 7 2018 IST
DMK President and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi passed away at a private hospital at 1810 hrs on Tuesday evening, after battling for life for 11 days. Mr Karunanidhi, who turned 95 on June three, was survived by his wives Dayalu Amma... read..
 

Karunanidhi to be accorded state funeral

New Delhi (India) | August 8, 2018 6:11:31 AM IST
Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) supremo M Karunanidhi's funeral will be held with full state honours.... read..
 

Vice President condoles death of Karunanidhi

New Delhi | Tuesday, Aug 7 2018 IST
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday condoled the death of DMK chief and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi. ''I am grieved by the passing away of Mr M Karunanidhi, one of the leading and longstanding politicians of our country, who lef... read..
 

Karunanidhi, a Scientists' scientist : Prof Swaminathan

Chennai | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST
Eminent agri scientist and MSSRF Founder Prof M S Swaminathan on Wednesday paid rich tributes to DMK President and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi and termed him as a scientists' scientist. In his condolence message, he said among the nu... read..
 

Two dead, 35 hurt in stampede while paying hoamge to Karunanidhi

Chennai | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST
Two people have died and 35 others suffered minor injuries in a stampede near the Rajaji Hall where thousands of people congregated to pay their last respects to the mortal remains of DMK President and former Tamil Nadu M Karunanidhi, who passed away ye... read..
 

Kanchi Sankara Mutt condoles Karunanidhi's death

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 4:45:05 PM IST
The Sankaracharya of the Sankara Mutt in Kanchipuram has condoled the death of DMK President M. Karunanidhi. BJP leader La. Ganesan on Wednesday said he has conveyed the condolence message of the Sankaracharya to the late leader's son M.K. Stalin.... read..
 

Two dead, 35 hurt in stampede while paying homage to Karunanidhi

(RPT WITH INSERTING DROPPED WORDS IN PARA ONE | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST
Two people have died and 35 others suffered minor injuries in a stampede near the Rajaji Hall where thousands of people congregated to pay their last respects to the mortal remains of DMK President and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi, who... read..
 

Karunanidhi was like father figure, very kind: Sonia

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2018 4:15:24 PM IST
Congress leader Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday condoled the death of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi, describing him as a "father figure" who always showed great kindness and consideration to her.... read..
 

Sumitra Mahajan condoles Karunanidhi's death

New Delhi (India) | August 8, 2018 2:41:30 PM IST
Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Wednesday condoled the death of former Tamil Nadu chief minister and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief, Muthuvel Karunanidhi.... read..
 

Nation is poorer without Karunanidhi's wise statesmanship: Sonia

New Delhi | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST
Expressing her deep condolences on the death of DMK chief and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi, former Congress president Sonia Gandhi, describing him as 'a father figure to her', said that the nation is poorer without his wise statesmanship... read..
 

Karunanidhi's final journey to start at 1600 hrs, commotion at Rajaji hall, some injured

Chennai | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST
The final journey of DMK President and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M Karunanidhi, who passed away yesterday due to age-related ailments, would start at 1600 hrs on Wednesday from the Rajaji Hall, where his mortal remains lay in state to enable the ... read..
 

Modi pays tribute to Karunanidhi

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 4:15:04 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid homage to the late DMK President M. Karunanidhi after laying a wreath on the body that was lying in state at Rajaji Hall here.... read..
 

RS adjourned for day after mourning Karunanidhi's death

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2018 4:15:04 PM IST
The Rajya Sabha was adjourned for the day on Wednesday after mourning the death of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi.... read..
 

Lok Sabha mourns Karunanidhi's death

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2018 4:15:04 PM IST
The Lok Sabha on Wednesday was adjourned for the day after paying tributes to the late DMK President M. Karunanidhi.... read..
 

Delhi Assembly condoles death of Karunanidhi; House adjourned for day

New Delhi | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST
The Delhi Assembly was adjourned for the day on Wednesday after the members paid tributes to DMK chief M Karunanidhi. As soon as the House assembled for the day's proceedings, Speaker Ram Niwas Goel said that former Tamil Nadu Chief M Karunanidhi passed ... read..
 

Sea of humanity gathers in Chennai to mourn Karunanidhi's death (Third Lead)

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 4:15:19 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday led a sea of mourners in paying homage to DMK patriarch and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi whose DMK won a major legal battle for his last resting place on the Maina Beach here.... read..
 

Nagaland CM, leaders condole the demise of Karunanidhi

Kohima | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST
Nagaland leaders have mourned the demise of Karunanidhi, veteran political leader from Tamil Nadu, who passed away yesterday at a hospital in Chennai. Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio, while mourning the demise of DMK President and five-time Tamil N... read..
 

Karunanidhi's final journey to start at 4 p.m. from Rajaji Hall

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 4:15:24 PM IST
The final journey of the late DMK President M. Karunanidhi will start at 4 p.m. from the Rajaji Hall where the body is lying in state for people to pay homage.... read..
 

Karnataka CM pays last respects to Karunanidhi

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 4:15:34 PM IST
Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy and Deputy Chief Minister G. Parameshwara paid their last respects to DMK patriarch M. Karunanidhi here on Wednesday.... read..
 

Karunanidhi burial: DMK criticises AIADMK over 'double standards'

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] | August 8, 2018 10:11:34 AM IST
As the hearing on Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam's (DMK) plea demanding burial space for its chief M Karunanidhi at Chennai's Marina beach is currently underway before the Madras High Court, the party's lawyer Saravanan has accused the All India Anna Dravida M... read..
 

Delhi Assembly adjourned after mourning Karunanidhi's death

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2018 4:15:44 PM IST
The Delhi Assembly was adjourned for the day on Wednesday after mourning the death of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi.... read..
 

Karunanidhi's body kept at Rajaji Hall for public, leaders to pay respects

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 7:15:04 AM IST
A large number of people have gathered outside the Rajaji Hall here to pay their last respects to DMK President M.Karunanidhi, who died on Tuesday evening due to age related ailments.... read..
 

Karunanidhi's final journey begins

Chennai | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the Nation in paying homage to the mortal remains of DMK Chief M Karunanidhi, wrapped in National Tricolour, as the final journey of the five time Chief Minister began amid tight security, even as Madras High Court clear... read..
 

LS mourns Karunanidhi's death, adjourns for the day (Lead)

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2018 4:15:14 PM IST
The Lok Sabha on Wednesday was adjourned for the day after paying tributes to the late DMK President M. Karunanidhi.... read..
 

Thousands bid tearful adieu, Karunanidhi laid to rest with full state honours

Chennai | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the Nation in bidding a tearful adieu as the mortal remains of DMK President and five time former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi was laid to rest with full state honours near the memorial of his mentor C N Anna... read..
 

Karunanidhi's mortal remains kept at Rajaji Hall for homage

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] | August 8, 2018 8:11:37 AM IST
Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief M Karunanidhi's mortal remains have been moved at Chennai's Rajaji Hall in Anna Sala on Wednesday morning.... read..
 

HC hearing on for burial site for Karunanidhi's body (Lead)

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 11:15:04 AM IST
The Madras High Court is hearing the arguments of the DMK and the Tamil Nadu government in the case filed by the opposition party against the government's decision not to allot land at Marina Beach to bury late DMK President M. Karunanidhi.... read..
 

US envoy, Sri Lankan Prez, Christians' body condole demise of Karunanidhi

New Delhi | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena and the US envoy to India Ken Juster have condoled the death of DMK patriarch and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi. "I am deeply saddened by the death of former Chief Minister and senior political le... read..
 

Karunanidhi to be buried at Marina Beach

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 11:45:04 AM IST
The Madras High Court on Wednesday granted permission to bury late DMK President and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi on the Marina Beach here after rejecting state government's denial of DMK's plea.... read..
 

Madras HC allows Karunanidhi to be buried at Marina Beach (Lead)

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 11:45:04 AM IST
After an overnight drama, the DMK won a legal battle on wednesday when the Madras High Court allowed the burial of DMK President and five-time Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu M. Karunanidhi at Marina Beach.... read..
 

PM pays homage to Karunanidhi

Chennai | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday paid homage to the mortal remains of DMK President and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi at the Rajaji Hall in the city. Mr Modi, accompanied by Governor Banwarilal Purohit and senior BJP leaders in... read..
 

Karunanidhi death: Cases filed against burial at Marina withdrawn

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] | August 8, 2018 10:41:42 AM IST
Amid demand for Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) patriarch M Karunanidhi's memorial at Marina beach, Doraisamy, the advocate who filed a petition against burial on Marina beach on Tuesday withdrew all the cases saying that "Kalainger Karunanidhi was very i... read..
 

Karunanidhi laid to rest on Marina by his mentor's side (Roundup)

Chennai |Wednesday, 2018 8:15:04 PM IST
DMK patriarch and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi was buried beside his mentor C.N. Annadurai on the sands of Marina beach here on Wednesday after his party clinched a midnight legal battle as lakhs of commoners wept, pushed and jostled fo... read..
 

Karunanidhi demise: TN announces public holiday on Aug 8

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India] | August 8, 2018 10:41:40 AM IST
The Tamil Nadu Government has declared a public holiday on August 8 as a mark of respect for late former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief M Karunanidhi.... read..
 
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