Azhagiri Expelled – Karunanidhi Still Sane

Any doubts over M.Karunanidhi’s sanity because of his advanced age were dispelled today when he expelled his son Muthuvel Karunanidhi Azhagiri from the DMK party. By any yardstick, M.K.Azhagiri is a buffoon and a lout. Plus, his name notwithstanding Azhagiri is anything but beautiful (azhagu means beauty in Tamil). M.K.Azhagiri – Buffoon (Pix Courtesy: Hindu) […]

Karunanidhi Made Chutias Out of Americans

[Karunanidhi’s] support in the DMK will probably erode as the trial gets under way….We feel that Karunanidhi’s political career may not survive this latest onslaught by the GOI….We feel that Karunanidhi’s remarkable political career has reached its crossroads and that it is now at the beginning of the end. – November 2, 1976 Telegram from […]

Tehelka Rips Apart Karunanidhi & Sons

We love it. Just love it. One of our favorite Indian e-zines Tehelka has torn into Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK leader M.Karunanidhi and his family. That Tamil Nadu has become a wholly-owned subsidiary of the extended Karunanidhi clan with its grasping finger thrusting into every pie – politics, business, newspapers, cable TV, newspapers, […]