Row over Tamil Nadu bifurcation escalates, state BJP claims ‘they have power’

Bharatiya Janata Party’s floor leader Nainar Nagendran made a controversial pitch that he wishes for the bifurcation of the state. He made the remarks in response to Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam MP A Raja's statement that the Union government should not push the southern state to “seek a separate country”
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Separate Tamil Nadu remark by DMK’s Raja sparks political row

Opposition parties in Tamil Nadu lash out at ruling Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam for comments. Party leader A Raja had warned the Centre not to push Tamil Nadu to “seek an independent country’s independence” The DMK came out with a clarification on the comments later in the day saying the comments were the result of the leader's frustration. An icon of the Dravidian movement, Thanthai Periyar had stood for an independent Tamil Nadu.
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2 days ago

Subramanian Swamy slams DMK's 'separate Tamil nation' threat; 'Never...

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) threatened to revive the 'separate Tamil Nadu' demand. BJP leader Subramanian Swamy said such a separationist agenda will never work in India. Earlier in the day, DMK leader A Raja warned the Centre to not force the party to toe the line of Periyar.
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2 days ago

DMK's A Raja says don't push us to walk Periyar's path for separate Tamil Nadu

A Raja, a senior leader of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) has urged the Centre to provide autonomy to Tamil Nadu and not push them to seek an independent country. Raja was addressing a party meet of representatives of urban local bodies on Sunday when he made the remarks.
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2 days ago

Tamil Nadu: DMK MP Tiruchi Siva’s son Suriya arrested for threatening bus...

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) MP Tiruchi Siva’s son Suriya was arrested by the Tamil Nadu police on Thursday. Suriya, the general secretary of Tamil Nadu BJP's OBC wing, was arrested for allegedly intimidating a private bus owner, ‘stealing’ his bus, and demanding compensation for damaging his car.
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1 weeks ago

After DMK MP reignites language row, BJP seeks apology from leader over...

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam MP TKS Elangovan sparked a controversy over the language row with 'Hindi will make us Shudra' remark. Tamil Nadu BJP Vice President Narayanan Thirupathy said that he strongly condemned the comments. He called on Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin to take action against the casteist comments.
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4 weeks ago

DMK MP’s remarks on Hindi fan row, BJP launches attack

Senior Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader and Rajya Sabha MP, TKS Elangovan, stirred a row after he allegedly said that Hindi was a language of underdeveloped states. Hindi is a derogatory term used for people considered to be belonging to the so-called “lower castes”
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4 weeks ago

Tamil Nadu CM pays floral tributes to Karunanidhi on 98th birth anniversary

Tamil Nadu chief minister MK Stalin paid floral tributes to his late father on his 98th birth anniversary. M Karunanidhi was the ten-time president of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) He died at the age of 94 on August 7, 2018, due to prolonged illness.
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1 months ago