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Union Cabinet condoles death of Karunanidhi, says country lost a distinguished leader

The Union Cabinet, which was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, condoled the demise of the 94-year-old leader, who had passed away on August 7 at Kauvery Hospital in Chennai.

published on : 9th August 2018

Cell number five of Palayamkottai Central Prison: Testimony to Karunanidhi’s fighting spirit

Kalaignar spent 46 days inside the prison during the anti-Hindi agitations, initiated in 1937 by Justice Party leader Periyar EV Ramasamy Naicker and continued till 1939. 

published on : 9th August 2018

Three killed, 30 injured in stampede at Rajaji Hall as public pay homage to Karunanidhi’s mortal remains

Senbagavali, Saravanan (35) and another 60-year-old man whose identity is yet to be known died and around 30 others sustained injuries as they were caught in the stampede.

published on : 9th August 2018

M Karunanidhi: Historic Rajaji Hall bids adieu to yet another tall leader

DMK cadre began to make a beeline for Anna Salai near the Anna statue as early as 5 am, after Karunanidhi’s mortal remains were brought to the Rajaji Hall from his CIT Colony house.

published on : 9th August 2018

M Karunanidhi mobilised farmers to get foothold in Tamil Nadu in 1957 elections

Karunanidhi’s maiden speech in the Assembly was on the Nagavaram issue and he waged a 20-day protest (August 23-September 9, 1957) against the landlord by leading the peasants.

published on : 9th August 2018

Madras HC allows DMK chief Karunanidhi to be laid to rest at Marina

Following a dramatic midnight hearing in the Acting Chief Justice's house last night and a heated debate in the high court this morning, the Madras HC has allowed Karunanidhi's burial on Marina beach

published on : 8th August 2018

HIGHLIGHTS | DMK chief M Karunanidhi laid to rest with full state honours at Marina beach

The mortal remains of the DMK stalwart now lies near his political mentor C. N. Annadurai.

published on : 8th August 2018

Political Kerala pay tributes to late DMK chief M Karunanidhi

His role in strengthening areas of mutual cooperation and narrowing down the differences between Kerala and Tamil Nadu deserves special mention, said CM Pinarayi.

published on : 8th August 2018

When Karunanidhi's bid to merge AIADMK and DMK was foiled by MGR

The DMK president revealed he had agreed to retain the flag of present AIADMK (with Arignar Anna’s bust at the centre).

published on : 8th August 2018

Late DMK chief M Karunanidhi ensured Kannadiga became Prime Minister

Gowda, whose friendship with Karunanidhi stood strong over the last 50 years, termed him as his elder brother and recalled his role in making him Prime Minister.

published on : 8th August 2018

Where the legend of Karunanidhi began

M Karunanidhi, former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu and DMK supremo breathed his last at Kauvery Hospital, Chennai. He was 94.  

published on : 8th August 2018

Bengaluru mourns DMK icon M Karunanidhi’s death

Bengaluru, which has a sizeable population of Tamilians, bid farewell to DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi on Tuesday evening. Candlelight vigils were held at some places in Ulsoor, Sivanachetty Garden, Ban

published on : 8th August 2018

Political career of Karunanidhi gained momentum after the agitation on July 15, 1953 at Kallakudi

DMK, then a fledgeling political party, organised the protest demanding change of the village’s name from Dalmiapuram back to its original name of Kallakudi.

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Mortal remains of DMK president and former CM M Karunanidhi kept at CIT Colony, Gopalapuram

Will be taken to Rajai Hall today early morning.

published on : 8th August 2018

Meghalaya CM Conrad K Sangma condoles death of DMK chief M Karunanidhi

A five-time Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, Karunanidhi, 94, passed away at the Kauvery Hospital in Chennai on Tuesday evening.

published on : 8th August 2018
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