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Karunanidhi: The man and the politician

Karunanidhi's early moorings as a dialogue and screen-play writer for Tamil films/theatre since the early 1940s’, is by now legendary.

08 Aug 2018 2:22 AM

No Marina burial for Karuna, DMK moves court

The row over the burial did not break out only after the death of Karunaidihi on Tuesday.

08 Aug 2018 2:00 AM

Dravidian giant passes away

Karunanidhi, 94, breathed his last at a hospital in Chennai after battling illness for 11 days.

08 Aug 2018 1:55 AM

Farewell to the last of Tamil Nadu’s titans

However frail at the end of his 94 years, he was a colossus of Dravidian values till the end and always an eternal democrat.

08 Aug 2018 12:25 AM

Politicians, celebrities pay tribute to Dravidian veteran Karunanidhi

Karunanidhi died at 6.10 pm at the age of 94 at Chennai's Kauvery Hospital after a prolonged illness.

07 Aug 2018 9:34 PM


Stalin urges DMK workers to maintain peace, show military discipline

MK Stalin, son of Late Karunanidhi, put out an appeal to DMK cadre and followers to maintain discipline.

07 Aug 2018 8:59 PM

Karunanidhi – infused democracy, created awareness on state’s rights, federalism

Kalaignar’s second biggest achievement in these last 50 years is to run the DMK in a democratic manner.

07 Aug 2018 8:26 PM

A man of letters, Karunanidhi delighted in the arts

From 'Sangam' literature to contemporary novels, he was a voracious reader and writer.

07 Aug 2018 6:56 PM

Karuna reached dizzying heights, with no money, caste influence

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

Muthuvel Karunanidhi, DMK’s captain of 50 years returns to pavilion

The party has lost one of its most distinguished and astonishing leaders.

07 Aug 2018 6:53 PM


DMK Chief Karunanidhi, 5-time CM and towering Dravidian leader, dies at 94

Doctors at the Kauvery Hospital kept the leader on maximum medical support but his health continued to decline.

07 Aug 2018 6:46 PM

DMK chief Karunanidhi's health 'extremely critical': Kauvery Hospital

The doctors clearly mentioned that despite maximum medical support, Karunanidhi's vital organs continued to deteriorate.

07 Aug 2018 4:51 PM

Karunanidhi’s health declines, vitals a challenge, says Chennai hospital

The 94-year-old DMK patriarch has been in ICU since July 28 when he was rushed following a dip in his blood pressure.

07 Aug 2018 1:47 AM

Next 24 hours 'crucial' for Karunanidhi, supporters throng hospital

DMK chief Karunanidhi is on continuous monitoring and being treated with active medical support, the hospital added.

06 Aug 2018 7:09 PM

Karuna sick, atheists and believers in DMK at war

Kalaignar has all along been an atheist, says party leader.

01 Aug 2018 1:53 AM


DMK chief Karunanidhi to stay admitted for longer: Chennai hospital

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

Rahul Gandhi visits Karunanidhi in ICU, describes condition as stable

'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

Tamil Nadu CM Palanisamy meets Karunanidhi, says DMK chief 'recovering well'

Karunanidhi's supporters remained outside hospital and urged staff to update them about the leader's health condition.

30 Jul 2018 11:20 AM

Karunanidhi now critical, crowds grow at hospital

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

Karunanidhi admitted to hospital for optimisation of nutrition, hydration

He is stable and being treated by a team of doctors, said a statement issued by Kauvery Hospital Executive Director Dr. Aravindan Selvaraj.

01 Dec 2016 10:16 AM