Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday May 24, 2015
On her first day back at work, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has launched 201 'Amma' canteens - low-cost eateries - across the state.
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.
South | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Saturday May 23, 2015
J Jayalalithaa, a stickler for time, stepped out of her Poes Garden residence in Chennai at 10.37 am today for her swearing in as Chief Minister at an auditorium six km away.
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.
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.
India News | Sunday May 24, 2015
Jayalalithaa was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu along with 28 of her ministers at the Madras University in Chennai on Saturday. She reached the secretariat in Chennai at 3 pm on Sunday afternoon and started work. She is expected to inau...
Opinion | Rana Ayyub | Saturday May 16, 2015
Both Jayalalithaa and Mamata Banerjee are formidable regional powerhouses whose support could help the government push through key legislation in Parliament.
India News | Adrija Bose | Monday May 11, 2015
The 67-year-old politician is called "Amma" (mother) by her devoted supporters.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 8, 2015
The budding rowing athlete, who died after consuming a poisonous fruit in an apparent suicide pact with her three colleagues, had apologised to her mother for taking the extreme step following alleged harassment by seniors at Sports Authority of Indi...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 24, 2015
A 67 kg cake, special poojas and a slew of welfare activities marked the 67th birthday of AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa, who was greeted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Thursday January 22, 2015
"Amma's advice to us is: Don't hurt a man's ego and don't hurt a woman's emotions," says Soha, daughter of actress Sharmila Tagore
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.
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.
Monday December 15, 2014
The news of his death has come as a shock to politicians and filmmakers with Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, Telangana Chief Minister Chandrashekar Rao and many filmmakers conveying their condolences.
246 | Saturday December 13, 2014
Rajpal is currently busy with Telugu film Kick 2, the Kannada-Hindi film Amma and three Hindi films including Welcome Back, Bankey Ki Crazy Baraat and Thoda Lutf Thoda Ishq
India News | Reported by Radhika Iyer, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 2, 2014
A 10-year-old girl in Bangalore allegedly committed suicide by setting herself on fire on Monday, when she was alone at home.
Wednesday October 1, 2014
"We have gathered here not under any threat or compulsion from any individual or party. Amma (Jayalalithaa) has supported our film industry in many ways. We are here to extend our support," Sarath Kumar said.
Opinion | Siddharth Varadarajan | Tuesday September 30, 2014
Expect Amma portraiture to scale up, writes Siddharth Varadarajan.
South | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Friday September 26, 2014
From baby care kits in August to cement bags in September. Cement is the new item added by the Jayalalithaa government in Tamil Nadu to its long list of Amma-branded subsided products.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 22, 2014
Expanding the successful 'Amma' canteen project, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today inaugurated the low-cost eateries at four state-run hospitals in the city.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Sugam Singhal | Tuesday August 12, 2014
Newborns in Tamil Nadu will be greeted upon arrival with "Amma Baby Care Kits", named after Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, whose government has flooded the state with Amma-branded subsidized salt, canteens, seeds, medicenes and more, all available at...
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday June 26, 2014
After Amma Canteens, Amma Mineral Water and Amma Salt, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has launched Amma Pharmacies.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Devesh Kumar | Thursday June 26, 2014
After Amma Canteens, Amma Mineral Water and Amma Salt, Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa is set to launch Amma Pharmacies today.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 11, 2014
After low-cost canteens and drinking water, the Jayalalithaa government in Tamil Nadu has launched "Amma Salt", named after the chief minister.