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.
India News | Friday May 22, 2015
J Jayalalithaa is likely to take office as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on Saturday. Sources say the oath ceremony is likely be a simple affair - the Raj Bhavan, the official residence of the Governor, and the auditorium of the Madras University in ...
India News | Wednesday May 20, 2015
J Jayalalithaa is likely to take office as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu on Saturday, said CR Saraswathi, a spokesperson for the AIADMK. The swearing-in ceremony is expected to be held at Madras University.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday May 19, 2015
For the first time since she was acquitted in a corruption case, J Jayalalithaa will appear in public on Friday in Chennai.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday May 17, 2015
An AIADMK legislator resigned from the Tamil Nadu Assembly today, sparking speculation that party chief J Jayalalithaa may contest from there to stake her claim to form the government, after the Karnataka High Court recently overturned her conviction...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 17, 2015
Exerting pressure on the Congress Government in Karnataka, DMK today said it should immediately file an appeal against AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the wealth case as it "has a duty to uphold justice".
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday May 15, 2015
J Jayalalithaa has called a meeting of her AIADMK legislators next Friday amid speculation that she will return as chief minister after being acquitted in a corruption case this week.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 14, 2015
The Public Prosecutor in the assets case against J Jayalalithaa has said there is sufficient ground for an appeal to the Supreme Court against the acquittal of the former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister. But the decision, he said, lies with the Karnataka g...
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin and Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and 19 other Tamil Nadu ministers met J Jayalalithaa at her Poes Garden residence in Chennai this afternoon, their first official meeting with the AIADMK chief after she was acquitted in a corruption case two days ago.
India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The AIADMK chief, J Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the corruption case has given 64-year-old A Chandran a new mission in life. The councillor of Coimbatore's 84th ward now wants people to name their newborn boys after Justice CR Kumaraswamy, the Karnata...
India News | Edited by Ruhi Kurele (With inputs from Agencies) | Monday May 11, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi phoned AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa to congratulate on her acquittal in a corruption case, which has cleared the decks for her return as Tamil Nadu chief minister
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 11, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday greeted AIADMK general secretary and former chief minister J Jayalalithaa on her acquittal in the disproportionate assets case.
India News | NDTV.com | Monday May 11, 2015
The acquittal of J Jayalalithaa in a corruption case that forced her to step down as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu sparked wild celebrations by supporters and paved the way for her return to office.