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.
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 | 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.
India | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Tuesday October 21, 2014
Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's release from jail has relieved Union Minister for Women and Child Welfare Maneka Gandhi. On Sunday, Mrs Gandhi wrote to Ms Jayalalithaa, expressing her support and sympathy.
India | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Mala Das | Sunday October 19, 2014
Now at home after three weeks in a Bangalore prison, J Jayalalithaa, the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu, thanked her supporters today and said, "I am not going to be cowed down."
South | Written by Maya Sharma | Saturday October 18, 2014
Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, who was convicted in a disproportionate assets case and arrested three weeks ago, walked out of a Bangalore prison on Saturday afternoon. She had been granted bail by the Supreme Court on Friday.
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.