Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 3, 2015
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has moved the Madras High Court challenging the discharge of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's close aide N Sasikala and her nephew TTV Dinakaran by a city court in two Foreign Exchange Regulations Act (FERA) cases.
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.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday April 23, 2015
The Supreme Court has ruled out a cancelling the ongoing hearing of the appeal by former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa against her conviction in the disproportionate assets case, which can happen if the appointment of the public prosecutor in the case is cancelled.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
The Supreme Court today refused to stay the hearing before the Karnataka High Court on the appeal of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa against her conviction in the disproportionate assets case, saying that it would decide the plea of Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) leader K Anbazhagan seeking removal of the public prosecutor.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday January 8, 2015
In a relief to AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa, a Chennai court today discharged her from an 18-year old income tax return case, allowing withdrawal of prosecution by the I-T department consequent to acceptance of her compounding pleas by it.
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 News | 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.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday October 18, 2014
Her three weeks as Prisoner 7402 saw former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, waking up early, poring over newspapers for several hours, eating curd rice for lunch, and taking a walk in the evening, according to jail officials.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Friday October 17, 2014
The AIADMK is unlikely to celebrate its 43rd birthday today unless its chief J Jayalalithaa gets bail. The Supreme Court will today hear the bail petition of the former Tamil Nadu chief minister, who has been in a Bangalore jail for almost two weeks after she was convicted in a corruption case and sentenced to four years in jail.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday October 8, 2014
J Jayalalithaa's lawyers have said they will move the Supreme Court against her bail plea being rejected on Tuesday by the Karnataka High Court. The former Tamil Nadu chief minister has been in jail for 10 days now, after being convicted and arrested in a corruption case.
South | Written by Manas Roshan (with inputs from Sreenivasan Jain) | Sunday October 5, 2014
Even as the AIADMK's vociferous protests against Jayalalithaa's conviction continue in Chennai and New Delhi, more damning details are emerging from the court order which found her guilty of Rs 53 crore of unexplained wealth.
India News | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Thursday October 2, 2014
Nearly 250 witnesses were brought to court by the prosecution to prove J Jayalalithaa had used the first of her three terms as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu to illegally acquire more than 50 crores worth of assets. One of them was crucial in proving the 18-year-old case against her, leading to a sentence of four years in jail for one of the most pow...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sreenivasan Jain | Wednesday October 1, 2014
J Jayalalithaa, one of the most powerful and popular politicians from Tamil Nadu, will spend at least another week in jail. The 66-year-old former Chief Minister's request for bail will be heard on Tuesday, the Karnataka High Court has decided. On Saturday, she was sentenced to four years in jail and fined Rs 100 crore. Jayalalithaa was arrested ...
India News | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Monday September 29, 2014
Even as Jayalalithaa today challenged her conviction in a 1996 case of corruption, prosecutors claim that the paper trail of money provides clinching evidence that the former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister used unaccounted for cash to buy land worth huge amounts of money.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya (with inputs from PTI) | Sunday September 28, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa will move the Karnataka High Court tomorrow to seek bail and stay on her conviction in a corruption case, her advocates said today. Ms Jayalalithaa was convicted in the 18-year-old case, along with three close aides including Sasikala Natarajan, and sentenced to four years in prison by a Bangalore court yest...
Who Said What | NDTV.com | Saturday September 27, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was today convicted in a Rs 66 crore disproportionate assets case by a Bangalore court. Jayalalithaa, 66, will most likely have to resign as Chief Minister of the state. She has been convicted along with three close aides, including Sasikala Natarajan, who lives with her.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from agencies) | Monday September 8, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today filed a defamation case against the BJP's Subramanian Swamy in a court in Chennai for alleging that the boats of Indian fishermen apprehended by Sri Lanka belong to Sasikala, a close aide of the AIADMK chief.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday September 5, 2014
A court on Thursday adjourned the Income Tax returns case filed against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and her associate Ms Sasikala to September 18, stating it has sought more time from the Supreme Court to complete the trial.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday July 17, 2014
10 days after he was arrested, the husband of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's close aide Sasikala, Natarajan, has got bail.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday July 7, 2014
The husband of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's close aide Sasikala has been arrested by the Chennai Police.
India News | NDTV.com | Monday June 16, 2014
The Supreme Court will today take up a case involving Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's alleged illegal wealth.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 3, 2014
A court in Chennai today adjourned to June 9 the income tax return cases against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and her aide Sasikala for their appearance.
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday April 15, 2014
The Supreme Court today granted a minor relief to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and her close aide N Sasikala by asking them to appear before a Chennai trial court after the completion of the Lok Sabha polls to face trial in the income tax returns case.
South | Sam Daniel, Stalin | Thursday April 10, 2014
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and her close aide N Sasikala today failed to appear in a Chennai court in connection with a case that was registered against them for their refusal to file income tax returns between 1991 and 1994.