Stalin sure to become DMK’s next president

Less than 48 hours after DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi’s demise, the question in the hearts of every cadre and political observer across the State is- When will working president M K Stalin take the mantle of party chief? Continue Reading

A day after Karunanidhi was laid to rest

Though the size of the crowd is less when compared to yesterday, the emotions have not gone down. A day after the burial of DMK president M Karunanidhi, party members today flocked the Samadhi and the residence of the patriarch to pay homage. Continue Reading

Ambulance driver shares memories of Jaya, Karunanidhi

The mortal remains of the Dravidian leader, M Karunanidhi were being transported to Rajaji Hall from Kauvery Hospital via his residences at Gopalapuram and CIT Nagar from Tuesday night to the wee hours of Wednesday. Continue Reading

Karunanidhi’s death: Will succession war break out in DMK?

Chennai: Will a bitter succession war erupt in the DMK again, or will M K Stalin, whom M Karunanidhi anointed his successor in his lifetime, continue to hold sway over the party? Continue Reading

Night vigil at CIT Nagar

It was at 1 am on Wednesday that we decided to go to the CIT Nagar residence of DMK patriarch Karunanidhi’s daughter and MP Kanimozhi to pay our last respects to the leader. My husband R Rangaraj, veteran journalist, called up Kanimozhi and she advised us to come to CIT Nagar.

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