DMK to join UPA Govt, settles for 3 cabinet berths

The DMK on Sunday decided to join the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government at the centre and settle for three cabinet berths – setting at rest the wrangling over ministry sharing with the Congress. “The problem (over ministerial berths) is resolved. We are joining (the UPA government),” a senior DMK leader said here.

Sonia meets PM; discusses DMK issue

Congress President Sonia Gandhi late tonight held discussions with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the wake of DMK deciding not to join the government and provide outside support.More

Home » Nation Miffed Karuna says DMK to stay out of UPA govt for now

The DMK, a key pre-poll ally of the Congress, will stay out of the new government at least for now, providing outside support following a deadlock in negotiations with Congress over portfolios. More