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Maran’s abrupt end as minister, second time over (Profile)


July 7th, 2011 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Better known as the corporate face of the DMK, 44-year-old Dayanidhi Maran, grand nephew of its chief M. Karunanidhi, may not have entered politics ... Read more...

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Ties with Congress smooth: Karunanidhi


June 10th, 2011 - 11:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 10 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's erstwhile ruling DMK, which held a top-level meeting here Friday in the wake of two of its leaders, including party chief M. Karunanidhi's ... Read more...

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Karunanidhi blames centre for Kanimozhi’s arrest


June 6th, 2011 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 6 (IANS) DMK chief and former Tamil Nadu chief minster M. Karunanidhi has blamed the central government for his daughter Kanimozhi's arrest in the 2G spectrum scam case.Speaking ... Read more...

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Kanimozhi: Multi-faceted person neck deep in mega scam


May 20th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 20 (IANS) Her name Kanimozhi means sweet words. But beyond her fluent communicative skills in English and Tamil, the 43-year-old daughter of DMK supremo M. Karunanidhi ... Read more...

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Papa is clean: Karim Morani’s daughter


May 18th, 2011 - 4:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 18 (IANS) Zoa Morani, who is making her debut with "Always Kabhi Kabhi", says her father, Cineyug founder Karim Morani, who has been named in the 2G ... Read more...

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Kanimozhi’s bail plea verdict on May 20 (Second Lead)


May 14th, 2011 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) In temporary relief for the politically battered first family of Tamil Nadu, a special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Saturday deferred till May 20 ... Read more...

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Kanimozhi is brain behind Kalaignar TV: CBI tells court (Roundup)


May 7th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) A day after DMK MP Kanimozhi sought to put the blame for the telecom licence scandal on her party colleague A. Raja, the Central Bureau ... Read more...

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Introspect, don’t blame others, Jayalalithaa to Karunanidhi


May 1st, 2011 - 3:47 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 30 (IANS) Reiterating her demand of charge sheeting all members of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.Karunanidhi's family in the 2G spectrum allotment case, AIADMK chief J.Jayalalithaa Saturday ... Read more...

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Kalaignar TV now fights to clear its name


April 25th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 25 (IANS) Kalaignar TV, the television channel born after a fight within the family of DMK chief and Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi, the "first family" of Tamil Nadu ... Read more...

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Charge sheet entire Karunanidhi family, says Jayalalithaa


April 25th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 24 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) must charge sheet the entire family of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi, not just his daughter Kanimozhi and managing ... Read more...

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2G scam: Another CBI chargesheet likely on Monday


April 24th, 2011 - 9:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The CBI is likely to file a supplementary chargesheet Monday against the family members of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi and the owners of ... Read more...

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DMK most corrupt government: Jayalalithaa


April 13th, 2011 - 12:41 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Apr 13 (ANI): Hitting out at the M. Karunanidhi-led Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) government, AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa on Wednesday described the DMK as the most corrupt government the state has ... Read more...

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Polls will give freedom to Tamil Nadu people: Jayalalithaa


April 6th, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu), April 6 (IANS) AIADMK general secretary J. Jayalalithaa Wednesday said the April 13 elections is to end the fascist rule in Tamil Nadu and to give freedom ... Read more...

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Batcha’s death not a surprise to people knowing DMK’s style of justice: Jayalalithaa


March 16th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 16 (ANI): Commenting on the reported suicide of former Telecom Minister Telecom Minister A Raja's aide Sadiq Batcha, All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) supremo J Jayalalithaa on Wednesday ... Read more...

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Jayalalithaa demands that CBI question Karunanidhi, family members


February 12th, 2011 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai Feb 12 (IANS) AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa Saturday demanded that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) interrogate Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK chief M. Karunanidhi and his family members to ... Read more...

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Raja offers to resign from DMK party post


February 3rd, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 3 (ANI): Former Telecom Minister A Raja has offered to resign as Propaganda Secretary of the Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK).The resignation offer came as senior leaders of the ... Read more...

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2G scam: DMK general council to assess impact of Raja’s arrest


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Feb 3 (ANI): The Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) General Council will meet here on Thursday to discuss the political situation arising out of the arrest of former Telecom Minister A ... Read more...

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Baalu finds no support from DMK, Karunanidhi family for cabinet berth


May 26th, 2009 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
By T.G. Biju New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) DMK leader T.R. Baalu served as central minister for nearly a decade in two governments, but he is not likely to find a berth ... Read more...

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To join or not to join - Karunanidhi meets senior DMK leaders


May 24th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 24 (IANS) Hectic moves were afoot in the DMK camp Sunday to resolve the impasse on ministry sharing with party supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi meeting ... Read more...

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Marans, Karunanidhi family bury hatchet


December 1st, 2008 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Dec 1 (IANS) Tamil Nadu's first political family buried their hatchet as the estranged grand-nephews of Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi, Kalanidhi and Dayanidhi Maran were welcomed back into the fold Monday ... Read more...

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Charges by Karunanidhi instigated by insiders, say Marans


November 21st, 2008 - 10:49 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 21 (IANS) The Maran brothers, Kalanidhi and Dayanidhi, Friday alleged that charges were being levelled against them by their grand-uncle and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi due to the ... Read more...

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Cable war between Karunanidhi’s son and nephews hots up


June 14th, 2008 - 10:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 14 (IANS) The row between the Karunanidhi family and their close relatives the Marans over Tamil Nadu's lucrative cable television services market took a new turn Saturday. Days after Chief ... Read more...

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Birthday boy Stalin smokes peace pipe with Kalanidhi Maran


March 2nd, 2008 - 1:22 am ICT by admin
(Lead)Chennai, March 1 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Local Administration Minister M.K. Stalin, son of Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi, marked his birthday Saturday, smoking a peace pipe with media baron and relative Kalanidhi Maran, ... Read more...

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