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Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 30, 2015
AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is surging ahead of her CPI rival in the RK Nagar constituency, bypoll for which was held on June 27.
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday June 28, 2015
An assembly by-election here that AIADMK leader J Jayalalithaa must win to remain the Tamil Nadu chief minister ended today evening with tens of thousands voting.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday June 27, 2015
The by-election in Tamil Nadu's Radhakrishnan (RK) Nagar consituency has seen a voter turnout of 63.5 per cent till 4 pm, with people still queueing outside polling stations. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is making a bid to be re-elected t...
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday June 23, 2015
Barely a month after being back in the top post, Tamil Nadu chief minster J Jayalalithaa is on a whirlwind election campaign. She is the candidate from Chennai's RK Nagar - a safe seat vacated by AIADMK's P Vetrivel.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 18, 2015
AIADMK chief and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who is contesting the June 27 bypoll to Radhakrishnan Nagar assembly constituency, will hit campaign trail on June 22, the party said on Thursday.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
The campaign has gathered steam for the June 27 bypoll contest in Tamil Nadu featuring Chief Minister Jayalalithaa as AIADMK workers are going all out to ensure her victory against the lone CPI challenger.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday June 8, 2015
The worth of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's assets has more than doubled in the last four years, helped by a spike in real estate prices, her nomination papers show. Ms Jayalalithaa filed papers last week to contest a by-election from Che...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 8, 2015
Congress today joined other opposition parties, including DMK and PMK, in boycotting the June 27 by-election to Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency in Tamil Nadu, from where Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is seeking re-election to the Tamil Nadu Assembly.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday June 5, 2015
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today filed nomination papers to contest a by-election from Chennai's RK Nagar seat, to be held on June 27.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 2, 2015
Dubbing the Karnataka government's decision to appeal in the Supreme Court against the verdict acquitting Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in an assets case as "shameful," the ruling AIADMK today asserted that its chief will again prove her inn...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 31, 2015
AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa today announced a 50-member team, including 28 of her ministers as election in-charge for the June 27 bypoll to Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency, from where she is contesting to return as a lawmaker.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 29, 2015
AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa, who returned as Tamil Nadu chief minister after being acquitted in a corruption case, will contest the June 27 bypoll from Radhakrishnan Nagar seat.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by Sam Daniel, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Sunday May 24, 2015
It is a working Sunday for J Jayalalithaa who took oath as the chief minister of Tamil Nadu for the fifth time yesterday. Ms Jayalalithaa reached the Secretariat a little after 3 pm where government employees welcomed her.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel | Sunday May 24, 2015
J Jayalalithaa, one of India's most powerful politicians, returned with a bang as Tamil Nadu's Chief Minister on Saturday, eight months after she stepped down following her conviction in a corruption case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 23, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today congratulated Jayalalithaa on her taking oath as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.
Tamil Nadu News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 23, 2015
The swearing-in ceremony of AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa as chief minister and her council of ministers in Chennai on Saturday caused a controversy after a very short version of the national anthem was played on the occasion.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 23, 2015
AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa who was sworn in Tamil Nadu Chief Minister today for the fifth time has traversed through several ups and downs in her political career spanning four decades
People | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday May 23, 2015
For the second time in his political career, AIADMK leader O Panneerselvam was Tamil Nadu's stop gap chief minister till party's general secretary J Jayalalithaa was acquitted in a corruption case. He now reverts as the second-in-command in the Tamil...
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 23, 2015
Even as AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa returned to power today, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said the state law department is examining the judgement of the High Court which acquitted her of all charges and the government would take a decision ...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sam Daniel, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday May 23, 2015
J Jayalalithaa is back as Tamil Nadu chief minister, eight months after she had to resign because a Bangalore court convicted her in a corruption case. She took oath this morning in the centenary hall of the Madras University.
People | NDTV.com | Saturday May 23, 2015
Woman, actress, Brahmin, Kannadiga. Conventional wisdom would suggest that resume is all wrong for the hard playfield of Tamil Nadu politics and in a Dravidian party. But then J Jayalalithaa's life and career are the stuff fairy tales are made of. Or...
India News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday May 23, 2015
Just five minutes from the university auditorium where J Jayalalithaa will take oath on Saturday to return as Tamil Nadu's chief minister, there was a night-long party on the beach.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 22, 2015
Minutes after Jayalalithaa was unanimously elected AIADMK legislature party leader, O Panneerselvam announced his resignation as chief minister, ending his nearly eight-month-long stint.
Tamil Nadu News | Friday May 22, 2015
J Jayalalithaa drove out of her Poes Garden residence today, hands folded in greeting as her car travelled slowly down a road lined by crowds of adoring fans who flashed the V sign for victory and showered flower petals on her vehicle.