India News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Sunday May 24, 2015
Jayalalithaa may have returned as Tamil Nadu chief minister, but her controversial acquittal has raised questions over whether behind-the-scenes political manouvering, across party lines, came in the way of a fair legal process.
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 | Reported by Tanima Biswas | Friday May 22, 2015
The decision to allocate a coal field in Jharkhand to industrialist Naveen Jindal's company was taken by former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, two senior government officers accused of corruption said today in court.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sam Daniel, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday May 23, 2015
J Jayalalithaa will take oath as Tamil Nadu chief minister at 11 am today. She had resigned eight months ago after a Bangalore court convicted her in a corruption case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Corruption is the biggest hurdle in the development of Uttar Pradesh, Governor Ram Naik today said as he flagged its growth in the education sector.
India News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Tuesday May 19, 2015
Thousands of BJP workers braved the rain this morning as the party decided to make its presence felt in the state with a protest against the alleged UDF corruption and scams outside the state secretariat.
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 | 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 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.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The opposition parties in Tamil Nadu are crying foul over the alleged miscalculation in the illegal assets of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, on basis of which she has been acquitted in a corruption case. They now want the Karnataka government ...
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.
India News | Tuesday May 12, 2015
J Jayalalithaa has said that today's high court verdict acquitting her in a corruption case "has paved the way for me to emerge as tested pure gold." Her party, the ruling AIADMK, is planning her return as chief minister of Tamil Nadu, with speculati...
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With inputs from Reuters) | Monday May 11, 2015
J Jayalalithaa, primed to return as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, said that her acquittal today in a corruption case, has allowed her to "emerge like pure tested gold."
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Monday May 11, 2015
J Jayalalithaa, former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, is at her Poes Garden residence in Chennai, where hundreds of supporters are now celebrating with news coming in of her acquittal by the Karnataka High Court in a conviction in a corruption case.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday May 11, 2015
J Jayalalithaa, the former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, has been acquitted in a corruption case that had led to her being jailed and can now return to office. O Panneerselvam, who was installed as her replacement, is expected to resign soon, said so...
India News | NDTV.com | Wednesday May 13, 2015
The Karnataka High Court has acquitted former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's in a corruption case. The court's decision impacts the political career of the powerful leader, who can now move to take over as chief minister again.
Press Trust of India | Friday May 8, 2015
Raising the issue in the Rajya Sabha during the Zero Hour, Pramod Tiwari (Congress) said the whole episode smacks of corruption and nepotism in Sports Ministry.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Thursday April 30, 2015
Senior advocate and lawmaker Ram Jethmalani today told the Contrition Bench of the Supreme Court that the presence of a politician in the panel to select judges would lead to corruption in the judiciary.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 27, 2015
The judicial supervision of corruption cases has hindered the "whole process of economic decision-making" as investigators try to make a case even in instances of "genuine error of judgement", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said.
India News | Reported by Siddharth Ranjan Das, and Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Friday April 24, 2015
When Congress leader Digvijaya Singh accused Shivraj Singh Chouhan, the Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh, of direct participation in a major corruption scam, he purveyed an excel spreadsheet that allegedly indicted the BJP leader.
Press Trust of India | Monday April 20, 2015
Former Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar has been appointed as the chief of BCCI's Anti Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU) in place of Ravi Sawani.