South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Sugam Singhal | Monday January 26, 2015
Photos of J Jayalalithaa, who had to quit as Chief Minister in disgrace over a corruption scandal, were the most prominent part of a series of floats ONE OR MANY that were paraded in Chennai IS THIS RIGHT by the government for Republic Day.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday January 24, 2015
Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK General Secretary J Jayalalithaa today announced Rs.5 lakh for former gymnast Soumita Dey, who is battling for her life at a hospital in Kolkata.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 22, 2015
In a span of 15 days since Tamil Nadu government rolled out one of its populist scheme of subsidised cement sale for the poor, over one-lakh bags of 'Amma Cement' weighing about 5,000 metric tonne has been sold across the state.
India | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday January 18, 2015
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley met AIADMK chief and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa at her Poes Garden residence in Chennai today. The meeting lasted for 40 minutes.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 16, 2015
Tamil Nadu's ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) today named S Valarmathi as its candidate for the Srirangam assembly constituency, held earlier by former chief minister J Jayalalithaa, for the February 13 by-poll.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday January 16, 2015
The AIADMK has fielded S Valarmathi, to the by-poll at Srirangam Assembly Constituency, which had been vacated by former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa after her conviction in the Rs 66 crore disproportionate assets case.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 14, 2015
Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah, AIADMK General Secretary J Jayalalithaa and DMK President M Karunanidhi today greeted people on the occasion of Pongal.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 13, 2015
DMK today announced its candidate for the February 13 bypoll for the Srirangam seat, vacated by AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa following her conviction in a graft case.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Monday January 5, 2015
J Jayalalithaa may not be the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu anymore, but a new scheme launched today is named for her that provides Amma cement, heavily subsidised, for eco-friendly and low-cost housing.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday December 18, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, the Tamil Nadu leader who has appealed against her conviction in a corruption case, will remain on bail till April, the Supreme Court said today.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday December 11, 2014
The Supreme Court today rejected AIADMK chief and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's plea to advance the hearing of her appeal against her conviction and sentence in a disproportionate assets case.
South | Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday December 7, 2014
Though he succeeded her as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu nearly ten weeks ago, O Panneerselvam is determined to prove he is no replacement for J Jayalalithaa, the chief of his party.
South | Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday December 5, 2014
The law-makers of the DMK were evicted today from the Tamil Nadu legislature after they protested noisily against remarks about their chief.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday December 1, 2014
AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa and her aide Sasikala Natarajan pay compounding fee and settle with Income Tax Department to get relief from 18-year-old case.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday November 28, 2014
More than a decade after its merger with parent party, GK Moopanar founded Tamil Maanila Congress (TMC) was today revived by his son and former Union Minister GK Vasan, weeks after he quit the Congress.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 27, 2014
The Mullaperiyar dam issue again generated heat in the Lok Sabha today after a member from Kerala raised the issue of safety of the dam amid protests from the AIADMK members.
Cheat Sheet | Rahul Shrivastava and Sandeep Phukan | Monday November 24, 2014
Plain numbers could govern the fate of the landmark Insurance Bill that represents the BJP-led government's first major legislative reform. Many parties have said they will stonewall the bill, which seeks to raise the cap on Foreign Direct Investment...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday November 24, 2014
Continuing the war of words with Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam over his absence from the assembly session, DMK president M Karunanidhi on Sunday said he would attend the sessions if proper seating arrangements were made for him by the AIA...
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday November 4, 2014
MDMK leader Vaiko has accused Tamil Nadu chief minister O Paneerselvam of "belittling his office" and asked why he does not use the chief minister's chamber in Chennai's Fort St George or have a nameplate outside his office that announces his designa...
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Thursday October 30, 2014
DMK is trying to cobble together a mega alliance by wooing back former allies, PMK and MDMK, who are currently part of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance or NDA.
South | Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday October 28, 2014
A portrait of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa led to a mega-brawl today with politicians from her party clashing with a member of the rival DMK.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 26, 2014
MDMK leader Vaiko today demanded withdrawal of the Rs 10 per litre hike in the price of 'Aavin' milk announced by the AIADMK Government in Tamil Nadu.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 25, 2014
AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa today once again appealed to her supporters not to take extreme steps in the wake of her sentencing in a graft case, reassuring them that she will come out of "all the challenges" with divine help.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday October 19, 2014
22 days after she was convicted in a disproportionate assets case and arrested, former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa returned home to Chennai on Saturday evening. She was granted bail by the Supreme Court on Friday on medical grounds.