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  • VK Sasikala Returns Home, Likely To Surrender In Bengaluru Today: 10 Points

    VK Sasikala Returns Home, Likely To Surrender In Bengaluru Today: 10 Points

    VK Sasikala, convicted by the Supreme Court of corruption and given a four-year jail term, is likely to surrender in Bengaluru on Wednesday, sources in her party, the AIADMK, have said. She came back to her Poes Garden residence late at night from Golden Bay, the five-star resort on the outskirts of Chennai where she was huddled with over a 100 par...

  • VK Sasikala Gets 4-Year Jail Term For Corruption, Can't Be Chief Minister

    VK Sasikala Gets 4-Year Jail Term For Corruption, Can't Be Chief Minister

    VK Sasikala has been found guilty of corruption by the Supreme Court and will have to surrender to the police in Chennai so that she can be jailed for four years. This ends her high-decibel and divisive bid to be Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu - she is now barred from contesting an election for the next ten years. At 10:30 am on Tuesday, two judges o...

  • VK Sasikala, 2 Judges, And Their Verdict On Alleged Corruption: 10 Points

    VK Sasikala, 2 Judges, And Their Verdict On Alleged Corruption: 10 Points

    The Supreme Court will at 10:30 this morning rule on whether VK Sasikala, AIADMK chief, is guilty of helping former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa amass illicit wealth worth over 60 crores in the 1990s. The verdict will decide the political career of Ms Sasikala, who has staked claim to be Tamil Nadu's next Chief Minister. If the court up...

  • Ahead Of Supreme Court Ruling, Sasikala Sleepover At MLA Camp: 10 Facts

    Ahead Of Supreme Court Ruling, Sasikala Sleepover At MLA Camp: 10 Facts

    Ahead of a Supreme Court verdict that will decide her political future, AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala has said she will spend the night at a five-star resort near Chennai where she has kept about 120 legislators sequestered for almost a week. Today the Supreme Court will rule whether Ms Sasikala is guilty of colluding with former Chief Minis...

  • Sasikala, In Tears, Reveals To Lawmakers 'Jayalalithaa's Last words'

    Sasikala, In Tears, Reveals To Lawmakers 'Jayalalithaa's Last words'

    Anticipating a court verdict that could scupper her plans to become Chief Minister Of Tamil Nadu, VK Sasikala declared to lawmakers last night, "I have spent time in jails...I am ready to spend more time in any jail." In two visits to a resort near Chennai where ruling AIADMK lawmakers have been "hidden away" since Chief Minister O Panneerselvam em...

  • Governor 'Won't Be Intimidated' By VK Sasikala's Warning, Say Sources: 10 Facts

    Governor 'Won't Be Intimidated' By VK Sasikala's Warning, Say Sources: 10 Facts

    Tamil Nadu Governor will not be intimidated by Ms Sasikala's reported intentions to undertake a hunger strike and her suggestions that a delay in her oath ceremony is directed at splitting the party, sources have said. The Governor, sources said, believes he has constitutional duty to provide a stable government. He has so far refrained from inviti...

  • Jayalalithaa's Niece Deepa Jayakumar, Her Lookalike, Announces Political Debut

    Jayalalithaa's Niece Deepa Jayakumar, Her Lookalike, Announces Political Debut

    J Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar today laid claim to her political legacy, saying she plans to contest elections and "follow in her footsteps", but saving a bigger announcement for the February 24 birth anniversary of the former Chief Minister - the first after her death last month.

  • From Canteens To Parks: How Brand Amma Became Jayalalithaa's Identity

    From Canteens To Parks: How Brand Amma Became Jayalalithaa's Identity

    Freebies galore and populist schemes under the popular 'Amma' brand became the hallmark of late J Jayalalithaa's tenure as Chief Minister, helping her steamroll arch-rival M Karunanidhi's DMK in this year's Assembly polls.

  • In First Vote After Notes Ban, By-Polls In 6 States

    In First Vote After Notes Ban, By-Polls In 6 States

    By-elections were held in six states and one union territory today - the polls are expected to be the first referendum since the ban on 500 and 1,000 rupee notes was announced by the BJP-led government at the centre.

  • Court Directs Fresh Notice On Plea On Jayalalithaa's Election

    Court Directs Fresh Notice On Plea On Jayalalithaa's Election

    The Madras High Court today directed the court registry to serve a fresh notice to Tamil Nadu Chief Electoral Officer on a plea by an independent who unsuccessfully fought the May 16 Assembly polls from RK Nagar, from where Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa won, seeking to declare the poll "null and void".

  • DMK Names Candidates For 3 Tamil Nadu Assembly Constituencies

    DMK Names Candidates For 3 Tamil Nadu Assembly Constituencies

    Two days after the ruling AIADMK named its candidates for the elections to be held in Tamil Nadu on November 19, DMK today announced its nominees for Thanjavur, Aravakkurichi Assembly constituencies, and for the bypoll to the Thiruparankundram seat.

  • 'No Level Playing Field', High Court Cancels Tamil Nadu Local Body Polls

    'No Level Playing Field', High Court Cancels Tamil Nadu Local Body Polls

    In a setback to the Tamil Nadu government, the High Court cancelled local body elections in the state, scheduled for later this month, saying that "there is no level playing field available to all parties" and that the state government "did not give sufficient time to other parties to get ready for elections."

  • Upset Over Denial Of Ticket, AIADMK Man Allegedly Attempts Suicide

    Upset Over Denial Of Ticket, AIADMK Man Allegedly Attempts Suicide

    A former AIADMK councillor of Usilampatti municipality in Madurai district allegedly attempted to commit suicide upset over not getting a ticket to contest the coming local body elections, police said today.

  • Tamil Nadu Local Body Polls To Be Held On October 17, 19

    Tamil Nadu Local Body Polls To Be Held On October 17, 19

    Elections to over 1.31 lakh local body posts in Tamil Nadu will be held in two phases next month, the State Election Commission said on Sunday.

  • How Will You Fund Poll Promises? Jayalalithaa Fails Election Commission Query

    How Will You Fund Poll Promises? Jayalalithaa Fails Election Commission Query

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa has been "censured" by the Election Commission, as her party manifesto failed to mention how it would fund the elaborate promises it made ahead of the recent assembly polls in the state.

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