Five-judge Constitution bench to hear from Tuesday pleas challenging abrogation of Article 370

Vaiko's counsel questioned the J&K administration and claimed that few minutes before the scheduled hearing in the apex court on September 16, Abdullah was detained under PSA Act.

published on : 30th September 2019

Kashmir has been made a 'prison', will visit Farooq Abdullah: Vaiko

The counsel submitted in the top court that the Kashmir leader, a friend of Vaiko for about 40 years, was invited to a party conference and he too had agreed to participate.

published on : 16th September 2019

Alleged detention of Farooq Abdullah: SC issues notice to Centre, J&K government

A bench of Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and justices S A Bobde and S A Nazeer also fixed Rajya Sabha MP and MDMK leader Vaiko's plea for hearing on the above matter on September 30.

published on : 16th September 2019

Even if we snooze, the Centre will thrust Hindi on us: MK Stalin

The DMK chief claimed that the Centre betrayed Tamil Nadu on National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test, Cauvery issue, projects on Methane, extraction of Hydrocarbon and Neutrino.

published on : 16th September 2019

Vaiko files habeas corpus petition in Supreme Court for Farooq Abdullah

MDMK leader and Rajya Sabha MP Vaiko sought direction from the Court to grant Farooq Abdullahliberty to attend a conference in Chennai.

published on : 11th September 2019

Vaiko acquitted in 2006 defamation case

MDMK leader and Rajya Sabha MP Vaiko was on Friday acquitted in a defamation case against him by the DMK government in 2006.

published on : 31st August 2019

Tamil Nadu leaders recollect Arun Jaitley’s political life

CM Edappadi K Palaniswami, Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and leaders of political parties conveyed their fond reminiscence of the former finance minister who passed away on Saturday.

published on : 25th August 2019

MDMK leader Vaiko admitted to a Chennai hospital for cardiac evaluation

While hospital sources told PTI that the 75-year-old leader was "admitted this evening for cardiac evaluation," a party release here said he was fine.

published on : 19th August 2019

MDMK chief Vaiko admitted to hospital

MDMK chief Vaiko's campaign in Theni district which was scheduled for August 21, 22 and 23 has also been postponed.

published on : 18th August 2019

UAPA tribunal yet to accept Vaiko’s plea in LTTE case

Centre’s counsel says can’t implead him in case as he is not a member or affected party 

published on : 17th August 2019

'Where's the Rs 100': MDMK chief Vaiko turns away party cadre for not paying for selfie

The MDMK headquarters had recently announced that party cadre who wanted to take a photo/selfie with the general secretary should hand a donation of Rs 100.

published on : 14th August 2019

Fissures emerge in Cong-DMK alliance after spat between Vaiko, TNCC chief

Vaiko's critical remarks on Congress and late Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru in the Kashmir issue has led to acrid exchanges between the allies in Tamil Nadu.

published on : 9th August 2019

Sterlite copper plant case: MDMK chief Vaiko breaks down in Madras HC during hearing

Thirteen people were killed in police firing on May 22 and 23 last year after protests for closure of the Sterlite plant over pollution concerns turned violent in the port city of Tuticorin.

published on : 9th August 2019

Vaiko and four others from Tamil Nadu take oath as Rajya Sabha members

Vaiko, PMK leader Anbumani Ramadoss, A Muhammathjohn and N Chandrasekaran from AIADMK and N Shanmugam and P Wilson from DMK have elected to the Upper House.

published on : 25th July 2019

Vaiko’s one-year jail term suspended

Vaiko’s counsel argued that there was no audio or video evidence produced by the prosecution to prove the charge under 124-A of the IPC and even the witnesses produced were only police personnel.

published on : 19th July 2019
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