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Tamil Nadu leaders condole Somnath Chatterjee's death

August 13, 2018

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu leaders on Monday condoled the death of former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee. Chief Minister K. Palaniswami said that Chatterjee, elected to Parliament 10 times, presided over the Lok Sabha between 2004 and 2009 expertly. PMK founder S. Ramadoss said Chatterjee was a man of impeccable integrity and earned the respect a...

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2 Killed, many injured in stampede at Rajaji Hall

August 09, 2018

Chennai: Two people were killed and more than 30 suffered injuries in a stampede at Rajaji Hall in Chennai where Karunanidhi's mortal remains were kept on Tuesday. Karunanidhi's followers attempted climbing the walls of the hall to catch a glimpse of their leader Police had to stop entry into Rajaji Hall on account of the large nummbers that gathe...

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DMK Chief Karunanidhi Passed Away

August 07, 2018

Chennai: Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) chief M Karunanidhi passed away on Tuesday at the age of 94, breathed his last at 6:10 pm. Karunanidhi was admitted to the Kauvery Hospital on July 28 following a drop in his blood pressure. ...

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DMK Chief Karunanidhi Health Condition remains Critical

August 07, 2018

CHENNAI: The Health Condition of DMK Chief Kalaignar Karunanidhi has declined., with the hospital saying that maintaining his vital organ fuctions continues to remain a challenge and he is being administered active medical support, say doctors treating him. Nearly 600 police personnel are in duty in and around the hospital. ...

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AMMK ready to alliance with Congress: TTV Dinakaran

August 03, 2018

CHENNAI: AMMK on thursday openly announced that it will consider aligning with the congress, if it quits from its present alliance with the DMK. "We are willing to align with the Congress, if it exits from the DMK alliance, But at no point we will align with BJP,", AMMK deputy general secretary TTV Dhinakaran told reporters in Bengaluru after visi...

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Chennai likely to get more rain today

August 01, 2018

CHENNAI: After the city received scattered rainfall on Tuesday, the Met office predicted more rain toward evening or night on Wednesday. It is said the precipitation would occur from development of thunderclouds in the wake of excessively hot conditions for the past week. The City records on average a maximum temparature of 35.3 Celcius during Ju...

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DMK Chief Karunanidhi need longer period of Hospitalisation

August 01, 2018

CHENNAI: DMK President M Karunanidhi has responded well to medical management and his vital signs have gradually normalised, said a medical bulletin issued by Kauvery Hospital. However, it is said that Mr M Karunanidhi may require a longer period of Hospitalisation due to age related overall decline in general health, altered liver function and ha...

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Rahul Gandhi Visits Karunanidhi at Hospital

July 31, 2018

CHENNAI: Congress President Rahul Gandhi today visited M Karunanidhi at a hospital in Chennai, where the DMK chief has been admitted in intensive care for the last four days. Mr Gandhi enquired about Karunanidhi's health from the doctors as well as his son and DMK leader MK Stalin. Speaking to reporters later, he said: "I wanted to come and see Ka...

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CM E.Palanisamy meets D Pandian in Hospital

July 30, 2018

CHENNAI: Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Edappadi K. Palaniswami, visited D Pandian, senior leader and national committee member of the CPI at Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital on Monday. Pandian was admitted in the RGGGH after he complained of breathlessness on Saturday.Vijaya Baskar called on the leader with a bouquet and wished him speedy r...

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DMK Chief M Karunanidhi condition stable in Hospital

July 28, 2018

CHENNAI: Former Tamil Nadu chief minister and DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi was shifted to Kauvery Hospital in the early hours of Saturday after his blood pressure dropped. His condition is now stable. Crowds have gathered in large numbers outside his residence as well as the hospital. A health bulletin from the hospital stated that Karunanidhi&rsquo...

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