Tamil Nadu News | Edited by Divyanshu Dutta Roy | Monday July 27, 2015
The Supreme Court has issued notice to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa after Karnataka's appeal against her acquittal in a corruption case.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday July 22, 2015
The Supreme Court on Tuesday took exception to the fact that despite its ruling that governments should not insist on the possession of Aadhaar card for the disbursal of benefits under the social welfare schemes, there were states that were flouting its order.
India News | Wednesday July 15, 2015
The Supreme Court has rejected appeals by state governments to lift its stay order on premature release of prisoners who have been sentenced to life.
India News | Written by Maya Sharma | Wednesday July 1, 2015
The Karnataka police have filed a First Information Report (FIR) against the son of state's anti-graft watchdog, the Lokayukta, for allegedly seeking bribe for avoiding a raid.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 28, 2015
A record turnout of voters marked the bypoll to RK Nagar Assembly constituency in Tamil Nadu, from where Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is seeking re-election after her acquittal in a graft case, while high voting was recorded in five other assembly bypolls spread across as many states.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 27, 2015
Voters of RK Nagar Assembly constituency, from where Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa is seeking re-election post her acquittal in a wealth case, turned up in good numbers today to cast their votes, with 35.5 per cent voting recorded till noon.
Chennai News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Wednesday June 24, 2015
A man found guilty of raping a 15-year-old orphan in Tamil Nadu has been asked to meet his victim by a judge of the Madras High Court who said "alternate dispute resolution is gaining momentum in the West."
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 18, 2015
The University Grants Commission (UGC) on Thursday dercognised Karnataka State Open University (KSOU) at Mysuru for flouting its norms, directives and guidelines on distance learning programmes.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday June 5, 2015
The Karnataka government is sending over a bill of more than Rs. 5.11 crore to neighbour Tamil Nadu soon. That is what it has spent on conducting the trial of Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and three others in a corruption case over the last 12 years.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 1, 2015
John Michael Cunha, the Special Judge of the trial court who convicted Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in a disproportionate assets case, was on Monday appointed as the Registrar General of the state High Court by the Karnataka government.
India News | Reported by Maya Sharma, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Monday June 1, 2015
The Congress government in Karnataka has decided to appeal against the High Court verdict acquitting J Jayalalithaa in a corruption case, which cleared the way for her comeback as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister last week.
Karnataka News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 25, 2015
The legal cell of ruling Congress in Karnataka today advised the government in the state not to file an appeal against the acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case.
Tamil Nadu News | Edited by Abhishek Chakraborty | Monday May 25, 2015
On her second day back in office as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, J Jayalalithaa received a warning from a political rival. The DMK said it plans to appeal in the Supreme Court against her recent acquittal in a corruption case, which paved the way for her fifth stint as head of the Tamil Nadu government.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Saturday May 23, 2015
As J Jayalalithaa took over as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for the fifth time today, questions continue to mount over lapses in the Karnataka High Court order acquitting 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.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 23, 2015
AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa who was sworn in Tamil Nadu Chief Minister today for the fifth time has traversed through several ups and downs in her political career spanning four decades
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 on filing an appeal in the case after receiving the report.
India News | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Wednesday May 20, 2015
A closer scrutiny by NDTV of the judgement has revealed glaring inconsistencies in the court's assessment of the former chief minister's income and assets.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday May 17, 2015
An AIADMK legislator resigned from the Tamil Nadu Assembly today, sparking speculation that party chief J Jayalalithaa may contest from there to stake her claim to form the government, after the Karnataka High Court recently overturned her conviction in the disproportionate assets case.
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, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday May 14, 2015
The Public Prosecutor in the assets case against J Jayalalithaa has said there is sufficient ground for an appeal to the Supreme Court against the acquittal of the former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister. But the decision, he said, lies with 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 Karnataka high court judge who gave the verdict.
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.