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Chennai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi pays tribute to late DMK chief M Karunanidhi at the Rajaji Hall here and briefly meets members of his family.
Chennai: "Just once shall I address you as appa (father)?" asks DMK Working President M K Stalin in a moving poem in memory of his late father and party chief M Karunanidhi, as he notes that he used to call him as 'leader' more often.
Kochi: The nine fishermen who went missing off the coast of Munambam, here, have not yet been traced, a defence spokesperson says.
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Chennai: The Madras High Court allows the burial of DMK chief M Karunanidhi on the Marina Beach here, observes that there was no legal impediment in providing a place there as sought by the party.
Coimbatore: A few students of a school, mired in controversy over appointment of a Dalit woman for cooking noon meal, took ill after eating the food in a suspected case of food poisoning even as she claims it to be a conspiracy to throw her out.
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