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Arrested DMK leaders, cadres released (Lead)


July 5th, 2012 - 5:34 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 4 (IANS) Several prominent DMK leaders, including M.K. Stalin, T.R. Baalu, Dayanidhi Maran and Rajya Sabha member Kanimozhi, along with several thousand of party cadres were let out ... Read more...

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Protesting DMK leaders arrested in Tamil Nadu


July 4th, 2012 - 1:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 4 (IANS) Several prominent DMK party leaders, including M.K. Stalin, T.R. Baalu, Dayanidhi Maran and Rajya Sabha member Kanimozhi, were arrested during their state-wide "fill the jails" ... Read more...

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Raja to continue in party and politics: Karunanidhi (Second Lead)


June 8th, 2012 - 11:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 8 (IANS) Former telecom minister A. Raja, a key accused in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case, Friday met his DMK party resident M. Karunanidhi, who said Raja ... Read more...

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DMK to support Pranab for president


May 5th, 2012 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 5 (IANS) DMK president M. Karunanidhi Saturday pledged support for Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee if his name is proposed as the presidential candidate."If he (Pranab Mukherjee) is ... Read more...

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Former DMK minister’s brother murdered in Tiruchirapalli


March 29th, 2012 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 29 (IANS) Businessman K.N. Ramajayam, the younger brother of former DMK minister K.N. Nehru, was found murdered Thursday near Tiruchirapalli in Tamil Nadu, police said.According to police, Ramajayam, ... Read more...

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Raja meets DMK supporters near court lock-up


February 7th, 2012 - 10:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Around 60 supporters and DMK party colleagues of jailed former communications minister A. Raja met him Tuesday in the premises of a Delhi district court ... Read more...

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Tie-up with secular party for next Lok Sabha poll: Karunanidhi (Lead)


February 4th, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 3 (IANS) The DMK party would align with a secular party having the nation's interest in mind in the next Lok Sabha elections, party president M. Karunanidhi ... Read more...

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Tie-up with secular party for next Lok Sabha poll: Karunanidhi


February 3rd, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 3 (IANS) The DMK party would align with a secular party having the nation's interest in mind in the next Lok Sabha elections, party president M. Karunanidhi said ... Read more...

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2G: Raja cross examines former aide


December 22nd, 2011 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Former communications minister A. Raja Thursday cross-examined his former aide in a special CBI court here during the hearing of the 2G case on ... Read more...

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2G: Raja aide shares information on Kalaignar TV (Lead)


December 21st, 2011 - 10:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) A former aide of jailed former communications minister A. Raja Wednesday told a special court hearing the 2G spectrum allocation case that he knows from ... Read more...

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2G: Raja shares information on Kalaignar TV


December 21st, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) A former aide of jailed former communications minister A. Raja Wednesday told a special court hearing the 2G spectrum allocation case that he knows from ... Read more...

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Five executives get bail in 2G spectrum case (Lead)


November 23rd, 2011 - 12:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 23 (IANS) The Supreme Court Wednesday granted bail to five corporate executives accused in the second generation (2G) spectrum allocation case. The five are Sanjay Chandra of ... Read more...

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Opposition has no grounds to boycott Chidambaram: Khurshid


November 22nd, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 22 (IANS) The opposition has no "objective grounds or factual basis" to boycott Home Minister P. Chidambaram in parliament over his alleged links to the 2G ... Read more...

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Silence, anxiety, some tears, as charges read in 2G case


October 22nd, 2011 - 8:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) The Special Court of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) at Patiala House here was enveloped in suspenseful and anxious silence minutes before Judge O.P. ... Read more...

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I will not let down Maran brothers: Karunanidhi


October 11th, 2011 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 11 (IANS) A day after the CBI booked M. Karunanidhi's grand-nephews -- former union minister Dayanidhi Maran and promoter of Sun TV and SpiceJet airline Kalanithi Maran -- ... Read more...

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‘Spectrum could have been auctioned if Chidambaram wanted’ (Roundup)


September 21st, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) In a new twist to the second generation (2G) spectrum case, a note to the Prime Minister's Office from the finance ministry says this ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi, DMK have encroached on government land: AIADMK


September 6th, 2011 - 12:01 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 5 (IANS) DMK president and former Tamil Nadu chief minister M. Karunanidhi was Monday charged with grabbing government land by an AIADMK legislator in the assembly, leading to ... Read more...

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DMK spent Rs.5,000 crore on assembly polls: Jayalalithaa


August 24th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 24 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jaylalithaa Wednesday said the DMK had spent a whopping Rs.5,000 crore on fighting the April assembly elections but still lost.Thanking the ... Read more...

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Pranab likely to meet Karunanidhi Saturday


July 8th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 8 (IANS) Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is likely to meet DMK chief M. Karunanidhi when he visits Chennai Saturday, DMK party sources said. The meeting assumes ... Read more...

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Maran’s position shaky, as CBI points finger (Second Lead)


July 6th, 2011 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran's continuation in the cabinet looked shaky Wednesday as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) told the Supreme Court about his role ... Read more...

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PM should be covered by Lokpal bill: Karunanidhi


June 30th, 2011 - 9:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 30 (IANS) Former Tamil Nadu chief minister M. Karunanidhi Thursday said his DMK party is clear in its view that the prime minister has to be brought ... Read more...

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Stalin’s election challenged in court


June 27th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 27 (IANS) AIADMK party leader Saidai Duraisamy Monday filed a petition in the Madras High Court seeking to declare null and void the election of his rival and ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi to meet jailed Kanimozhi again


June 20th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 20 (ANS) Former Tamil Nadu chief minister M. Karunanidhi will visit Delhi Tuesday to meet for a second time his daughter and Rajya Sabha member Kanimozhi in the ... Read more...

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Man detained for trying to photograph Raja in court


May 24th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) A man was detained in the special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here Tuesday as he tried to photograph former communications minister A. Raja, ... Read more...

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DMK chief meets Chidamabram, cancels flight back home (lead)


May 23rd, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) DMK chief M. Karunanidhi, who had Monday come to the national capital on a "personal visit" to meet his jailed daughter and Rajya Sabha member ... Read more...

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DMK chief meets Chidamabram, cancels flight back home


May 23rd, 2011 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) DMK chief M. Karunanidhi, who had Monday come to the national capital on a "personal visit" to meet his jailed daughter and Rajya Sabha member ... Read more...

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What the 2G spectrum case is all about


May 20th, 2011 - 7:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Following is a primer on the second generation teleom spectrum allocation case that has resulted in the arrest of former telecom minister A. ... Read more...

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DMK silent on Kanimozhi arrest


May 20th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 20 (IANS) Leaders of Tamil Nadu's DMK were not available for comment after a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in New Delhi Friday refused bail to ... Read more...

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2G scam: Kanimozhi applies for bail (Second Lead)


May 6th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Contending that she had no "wrong intentions", DMK MP Kanimozhi, named co-conspirator in the second generation (2G) telecom spectrum case, Friday applied for bail before ... Read more...

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2G scam: Kanimozhi, Sharad Kumar appear in CBI court (Lead)


May 6th, 2011 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 6 (IANS) Kanimozhi, the daughter of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi, along with Kalaignar TV chief Sharad Kumar appeared before a special CBI court Friday in ... Read more...

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DMK expands promise to give laptops to engineering students (Lead)


March 24th, 2011 - 12:47 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 23 (IANS) DMK president and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi Wednesday promised free laptops to all the first-year students of government-owned and government-aided professional colleges in the ... Read more...

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DMK offers free rice, grinders to poor, laptops to students


March 20th, 2011 - 12:25 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, March 19 (IANS) From free grinders to 35 kg free rice every month for 1.6 million poor families, free bus passes for senior citizens to free laptops for Dalit ... Read more...

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Kalaignar TV destroyed documents: Jayalalithaa


February 20th, 2011 - 10:45 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 20 (IANS) AIADMK general secretary J. Jayalalithaa Sunday alleged that crucial documents at Kalaignar TV, promoted by the family of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi, were destroyed prior to ... Read more...

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Stronger action needed by India against Sri Lanka: Jayalalithaa


February 18th, 2011 - 12:19 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 17 (IANS) AIADMK general secretary J. Jayalalithaa Thursday demanded stronger action from the Indian government against Sri Lanka to prevent the island nation's navy from attacking Indian fishermen.In a ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa exempted from attending assembly


February 7th, 2011 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 7 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu assembly Monday passed a resolution exempting Leader of Opposition and AIADMK general ecretary J.Jayalalithaa from attending the house on health grounds.Moving a resolution to this ... Read more...

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