From 'Sangam' literature to contemporary novels, he was a voracious reader and writer.
07 Aug 2018 6:56 PM
It is a tribute to Indian democracy that someone born in the Isai Vellalar community could become country’s powerful leader.
07 Aug 2018 6:55 PM
The party has lost one of its most distinguished and astonishing leaders.
07 Aug 2018 6:53 PM
Doctors at the Kauvery Hospital kept the leader on maximum medical support but his health continued to decline.
07 Aug 2018 6:46 PM
The doctors clearly mentioned that despite maximum medical support, Karunanidhi's vital organs continued to deteriorate.
07 Aug 2018 4:51 PM
DMK chief Karunanidhi is on continuous monitoring and being treated with active medical support, the hospital added.
06 Aug 2018 7:09 PM
'Karunanidhi was also responsible for making me Prime Minister in 1996 and I cannot forget it,' H D Deve Gowda said.
03 Aug 2018 9:12 PM
After his meeting, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan also said that Karunanidhi's health is improving.
02 Aug 2018 1:28 PM
Karunanidhi's son M K Stalin asked cadres to realise that he cannot bear the loss of even a single party worker's life.
01 Aug 2018 4:32 PM
Kalaignar has all along been an atheist, says party leader.
01 Aug 2018 1:53 AM
It said that an extended period of hospitalisation was necessary due to age-related overall decline in his general health.
31 Jul 2018 7:37 PM
'He is a very tough person like the people of Tamil Nadu. He has the spirit of Tamil Nadu in him,' he said after visiting Karunanidhi.
31 Jul 2018 6:45 PM
Proclaiming Karunanidhi as a 'medical miracle', DMK workers wish that he come back home soon.
30 Jul 2018 9:23 PM
There was high drama outside the hospital with the police having to resort to mild force in a lathicharge to disperse the swelling crowd.
30 Jul 2018 1:00 AM
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu said doctors informed that Karunanidhi's condition was stable.
29 Jul 2018 3:18 PM
Meanwhile, the BJP and the Congress have stayed from consultation organised by the Law Commission on the subject.
08 Jul 2018 9:28 PM
DMK staged a walkout in TN Assembly over governor's visits, said it would 'make any sacrifice' to uphold state's autonomy.
25 Jun 2018 6:49 PM
At least 12 people have died during the anti-Sterlite protest in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin.
24 May 2018 12:28 PM
The bandh would be observed on May 25 to condemn police action, demand closure of Sterlite copper smelting plant in Tuticorin district.
24 May 2018 11:50 AM
Opposition parties call for statewide shutdown to protest the BJP-led Centre’s failure to set up Cauvery Management Board.
05 Apr 2018 12:07 PM