Thursday May 28, 2015
"I was asked to remove the names of all popular figures even if they were not being used in a degrading context," Kundan Shah is quoted as having said
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 | 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 | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 23, 2015
J Jayalalithaa, one of the country's most powerful politicians returned on Saturday as chief minister of Tamil Nadu, less than a fortnight after the Karnataka High Court a court acquitted her of corruption.
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.
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...
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by Maya Sharma and Uma Sudhir, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 12, 2015
The judge who acquitted former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa got his math wrong, alleges a lawyer.
Cheat Sheet | NDTV.com | Monday May 11, 2015
Former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa was acquitted in a corruption case that had led to her being jailed. AIADMK sources say after her acquittal, Jayalalithaa may return as Tamil Nadu chief minister and O Panneerselvam may resign as soon a...
Blog | Rahul Joglekar | Thursday April 2, 2015
Imagine if Vikram Chandra was hosting an episode of The Big Fight and the seven politicians taking part were: Sonia Gandhi, Narendra Modi, Mulayam Singh, Mayawati, Mamata Banerjee, Jayalalitha and Uddhav Thackeray? Now imagine, this is beamed LIVE to...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 1, 2015
In a bid to counter arch rival DMK which is harping on youth mantra, ruling AIADMK today said that it would hold massive youth re urgence rallies across Tamil Nadu on March 7.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 16, 2015
Ruling AIADMK romped home by a margin of 96,516 votes in Srirangam assembly constituency, represented previously by party chief Jayalalithaa, dealing a blow to DMK which tried hard to clinch the seat from its arch rival.
South | Reported by A Vaidyanathan and J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday October 9, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu, has asked the Supreme Court to grant her bail so that she can leave the Bangalore prison where she has been Inmate No 7402 since late last month.
South | Written by Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday October 9, 2014
DMK chief M Karunanidhi has reacted to former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's conviction, 12 days after she was put behind bars.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 27, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha had a frugal supper late on Saturday in Bangalore's central jail where she has been lodged after a court found her guilty of corruption.
Monday September 15, 2014
Hollywood actor Arnold Schwarzenegger arrived In Chennai on Monday to attend the audio launch of actor Vikram-starrer Tamil romantic-thriller I
Press Trust of India | Sunday August 3, 2014
In separate identical congratulatory letters to Dipika Pallikal and?Joshna Chinappa, Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa said she was delighted to learn of one more triumph in their sporting careers, a gold medal in the squash women's doubles even...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday June 20, 2014
Strongly opposing the hike in railway passenger fares and freight tariff, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to roll back the increase in the interests of the poor and the middle class people.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 27, 2014
The Sri Lankan Navy has arrested 19 ndian fishermen for poaching, a navy spokesman said on Thursday.
Elections News | Monideepa Banerjie | Friday March 7, 2014
The Third Front is developing cracks. The Federal Front is still only a proposal. But now is there a new front in the making? A front with women leaders in the forefront? That's the buzz after news that Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha spoke t...
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday February 13, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Wednesday termed the interim railway budget as "extremely disappointing", and said the centre was disowning its responsibility on fixing rates.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday December 6, 2013
Narendra Modi today said he has written to Chief Ministers urging them to oppose the Centre's Bill to check communal violence, on a day the Prime Minister rebutted his criticism and asserted that the proposed law was not a "vote-catching gimmick."
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 8, 2013
As part of efforts to check dropout of students belonging to backward communities, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today sanctioned a financial grant of Rs 17.06 crore for setting up "smart classrooms" and towards purchase of geographical maps...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 1, 2013
Decrying the hike in diesel prices as "unjustified" action, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today demanded its roll back and withdrawal of powers granted to oil companies to regulate fuel prices.