MG Ramachandran

DMK mouthpiece Murasoli fires a salvo at ex-TN CM MGR

DMK mouthpiece says late leader created AIADMK due to pressure from Central govt

published on : 22nd October 2021

Sasikala says AIADMK should stay united

Without hitting out at anyone in the AIADMK, Sasikala chanted the ‘unity mantra’ as she did when she decided to keep away from politics eight months ago.

published on : 18th October 2021

Former presidium chairman of AIADMK, renowned poet-lyricist Pulamaipithan passes away

Pulamaipithan was born in Irugur in Coimbatore district and since 1964, he has penned hundreds of songs. He was a close associate of AIADMK founder MG Ramachandran.

published on : 8th September 2021

Sarpatta Parambarai shows MGR in poor light: D Jayakumar

He charged that the film Sarpatta Parambarai indicates that only the DMK government honoured sportspersons and that MGR had given up on them.

published on : 25th July 2021

From the archives: MGR-factor ruins round for DMK, game for Congress

1977 Assembly elections paved way for total domination by regional parties, MGR’s reign as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister until his death

published on : 24th April 2021

The Genesis of AIADMK

MG Ramachandran, after having two marriages where both his first and second wives died of illness, married Janaki, who was once his leading lady and later also sat on the Chief Minister chair of TN.

published on : 19th March 2021

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

Students should not be forced to attend MGR centenary events; Madras HC refuses to repeal stay

Holding that no one has the right to summon students outside schools, whether, on working days or holidays, a special bench of the Madras HC refused to repeal the interim stay on school students.

published on : 29th September 2017