Anbazhagan

  • DA case: Anxious days for TN CM Jaya, judgement day nears June 19, 2014

    Bangalore: The clock's ticking away for the judgement day for Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in her crucial disproportionate assets (DA) case. Final arguments by the defence began on Thursday morning, 18 years after the first FIR was filed against Jayalalithaa by the Tamil Nadu vigilance department. The case,...
  • Tamil Nadu: DMK restructures district units, party polls soon June 16, 2014

    Chennai: DMK on Monday restructured its districtlevel units, almost doubling it to 65, in a bid to revitalise the party ahead of the assembly elections in 2016 in tune with the recommendations of a sixmember committee. The decision to create new district units had been taken based on the recommendation...
  • Karnataka: Govt withdraws appointment of Bhavani Singh as SPP in TN CM case August 27, 2013

    Karnataka government has withdrawn the appointment of Bhavani Singh as the Special Public Prosecutor in the disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa. "The appointment of senior advocate Singh as SPP to conduct the disproportionate case against Jayalalithaa and others in the special court is hereby withdrawn with immediate...
  • Jaya assets case: SPP files objections to DMK leader's plea August 16, 2013

    The Special Public Prosecutor (SPP) in the disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday opposed DMK leader K Anbazhagan's plea in a special court in Bangaloreseeking permission to assist it and the prosecution in the ongoing trial. Special Court Judge M S Balakrishna, before whom opposition...
  • Ameer's 'Aadhi Bhagavan' to hit the screens on Feb 14 January 29, 2013

    Ameer Sultan's 'Aadhi Bhagavan' starring actors Jayam Ravi and Neetu Chandra is ready to hit the screens on February 14, also known as the Valentine's Day. This action thriller has been in the making for quite a while now and has captured the interest of the audience even before it's release....
  • 'Aadhi Bhagavan' to be released on Pongal 2013 October 26, 2012

    Director Ameer's next film, 'Aadhi Bhagavan', starring Jayam Ravi and Neetu Chandra has been long in the making. But reports have now confirmed that the film will be coming out for next Pongal, in the beginning of 2013. The film will mark the return of Jayam Ravi who has been absent...
  • 'Charulatha' competes with 'Saattai' in Tamil September 21, 2012

    After 'Naduvula Konjam Pakkatha Kaanom' postponed, the race is now between 'Saattai' and 'Charulatha'. Both belong to different genres and hence, a variety fare is in store. Produced by director Prabhu Solomon, 'Saattai' directed by newcomer Anbazhagan has filmmaker Samuthirakani in lead role. The film is about the education system and...
  • Another DMK leader arrested in land grab case August 31, 2011

    Chennai: Senior DMK leader and former Tamil Nadu Minister K Ponmudi was arrested on Wednesday in a land grabbing case. He was arrested from his native Villupuram, 160 km from Chennai, police said. He is the fourth former minister after Veerapandi S Arumugam (Salem), KN Nehru (Tiruchirappalli) and NKKP Raja (Erode)...
  • DMK MLA Anbazhagan granted bail August 26, 2011

    Chennai: The Madras High Court has granted bail to DMK MLA J Anbazhagan, who apprehended arrest in connection with a complaint against him for alleged land grabbing. Granting bail for a threeweek period, Justice T Sudanthiram on Thursday directed Anbazhagan, who represents Chepauk assembly segment in the city, to furnish a...
  • Land grab cases used to target party: Karuna August 11, 2011

    Chennai: Reiterating that his partymen were being jailed under false land grab cases, DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Thursday expressed fears that the issue could be used as a tool against political parties and could prove handy for antisocial elements. "By saying so, one does not mean that complaints regarding land...
  • Oppn boycotts interim budget in TN assembly February 5, 2011

    Chennai: Opposition parties in Tamil Nadu Assembly led by AIADMK on Saturday boycotted the interim budget presented by Finance Minister K Anbazhagan, after the Chair rejected their demand to raise certain issues, including 2G spectrum allocation and price rise. Members of AIADMK, MDMK, CPI(M) and CPI came to the House wearing...