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 | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday January 7, 2015
MK Karunanidhi, 92, is running for his 12th term as president of the DMK. In party elections scheduled for Friday, Mr Karunanidhi's younger son, MK Stalin, will also seek re-election as Treasurer, which makes him No 3 in the party's hierarchy.
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 | Press Trust of India | Friday January 2, 2015
The Chief Justice of the Karnataka High Court today set up a special bench of Justice CR Kumaraswamy to hear the appeals filed by former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three others who had questioned their conviction in the disproportiona...
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.
South | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday December 18, 2014
Its vacation time in the wild for thirty stressed out elephants brought from temples and darghas across Tamil Nadu. The pachyderms are chilling out on the the River Bhavani twice a day which has turned into a natural spa, by the foothills of the Nilg...
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 | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 6, 2014
The Tamil Nadu government today urged the Centre to instruct the Finance Ministry to reconsider its decision to scrap supply of subsidised kerosene through the public distribution system and to restore monthly allocation of the fuel to the state.
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.
India | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Written by Suparna Singh | Friday November 28, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu who was recently released from jail in a corruption case, may be about to receive a break in another case.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Chief Election Commisisoner VS Sampath has said the schedule for the bypoll will be announced after the ongoing revision of electoral rolls.
India | Reported by Monideepa Banerjie and Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 13, 2014
Mamata Banerjee is likely to accept Sonia Gandhi's invitation and attend an international conference in Delhi to mark the 125th birth anniversary of India's first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday November 6, 2014
The Tamil Nadu government's steep hike in milk price - Rs 10 a litre - is expected to hit hard children from the economically weaker sections. Milk by the government agency Aavin, which was sold at Rs 24 a litre, now costs Rs 34.
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...
India | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Saturday November 1, 2014
MDMK Chief Vaiko, an ally of the ruling NDA at the Centre, has blamed the Narendra Modi government for the death sentence awarded to five Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu in Sri Lanka.