Disproportionate Assets Case

  • News 360: Noose tightens around Jayalalithaa as court orders attachment of property 1 hour 51 minutes ago

    A special court on Thursday attached nearly 3,000 acres of property belonging to firms run by the aides of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa. According to the Court, the companies had acquired the land around Sirudavur, Payanur, Valajabad and Oothukkadu in Tamil Nadu illegally. ...
  • Court attaches 3,000 acres of land belonging to companies run by Jayalalithaa's aides February 21, 1410

    Bangalore: A special court on Thursday attached nearly 3,000 acres of property belonging to firms run by the aides of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa. According to the Court, the companies had acquired the land around Sirudavur, Payanur, Valajabad and Oothukkadu in Tamil Nadu illegally. The court said that...
  • Jayalalithaa spends time in jail eating simple food, reading newspapers Yesterday

    Bangalore: AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa is keeping good health and eating simple food besides reading newspapers at the Parapanna Agrahara Central prison where she is lodged after conviction in the disproportionate assets case, according to a jail official. "Everything you are hearing outside, it is not true. She is stable and keeping...
  • PMK criticises protest against Jaya jailing, says it will destroy democracy Yesterday

    Chennai: PMK chief Ramadoss has issued a statement regarding the ongoing protests in Tamil Nadu against former chief minister J Jayalalithaa's conviction. He said that the people should respect judiciary and expressed concern over the assault on judiciary. He said that it raises questions on the future of democracy in the...
  • DA case: Jayalalithaa in jail, Tamil Nadu government shifts to Bangalore jail Yesterday

    Bangalore: Ideally, one can't quote Hindi film producer Ram Gopal Verma to explain anything. He is notorious for his 'foot in mouth' tweets. For a change, he has tweeted something logical. He said, "New capital of Tamil Nadu is Bangalore and the secretariat is Parappana Agrahara." It makes some sense....
  • Special bench of Karnataka HC to hear Jayalalithaa's bail plea today Yesterday

    Chennai: A special vacation bench of the Karnataka High Court will hear former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's bail plea on Wednesday. Her lawyers filed a plea seeking a speedy hearing of the case against her after the Karnataka High Court had put off her bail plea hearing till Monday...
  • Jayalalithaa, others could not satisfactorily account for wealth, says Bangalore court 2 days ago

    Bangalore: AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa could not "satisfactorily account" for immovable properties and pecuniary resources of the value of Rs 53.6 crore when she was the Chief Minister from 1991 to 1996, the Special Court that sentenced her to four years in jail has held. Prosecution has proved "beyond reasonable...
  • DA case: Karnataka HC agrees to hear Jayalalithaa's bail plea on Wednesday 2 days ago

    Bangalore: The Karnataka High Court will hear former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa's bail plea on Wednesday after her lawyers filed a memo seeking speedy hearing. The court had earlier deferred the hearing till Monday, October 6. Jayalalithaa, her aide Sasikala and two others were convicted in the Rs 66.65 crore...
  • Tamil Nadu: Cinema halls shut to protest Jayalalithaa sentencing 2 days ago

    In order to show solidarity with former chief minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa, cinema halls across Tamil Nadu are shut. Members of the Tamil Film Exhibitors Association are fasting to show their support for the AIADMK chief, who has been convicted and sentenced in 18-year-old disproportionate assets case. AIADMK...
  • Convicted AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa not unwell, says Bangalore Police Commissioner 2 days ago

    Bangalore: Bangalore Police Commissioner MN Reddi has denied reports of former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa's ill health. Speaking to reporters, Reddi said, "We usually write to a couple of government hospitals routinely when there is a Z+ security person in city, to keep ward ready...
  • DA case: Jayalalithaa to stay in Bangalore jail as HC adjourns bail hearing till October 6 2 days ago

    Bangalore: Former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa will have to spend a week in prison as the Karnataka High Court adjourned the hearing of her bail plea in the disproportionate assets case till Monday, October 6. Jayalalithaa, three others were convicted in the Rs 66.65 crore corruption case by a...
  • Tamil Nadu film industry not to showcase any movie today to protest Jayalalithaa's sentencing 2 days ago

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu continues to be on edge after the arrest of former Chief minister J Jayalalithaa in 18-year-old disproportionate assets case on September 27. The Tamil Nadu film industry will not showcase any movie on Tuesday across theatres in the state to protest Jayalalithaa's sentencing. In order to show their...
  • Theatres cancel shows on Tuesday as Tamil Nadu film industry plans hunger strike in solidarity with Jayalalithaa 3 days ago

    Chennai: The Tamil Nadu film industry will not showcase any movie on Tuesday across theatres in the state in solidarity with Jayalalithaa, the ex-Chief Minister and former actress, who was convicted in a disproportionate assets case on Saturday, September 27, by a Bangalore court and sentenced to four years in...
  • O Panneerselvam - a man of humble beginnings rewarded for loyalty 4 days ago

    Chennai: Once a tea stall owner, Jayalalithaa's trusted lieutenant O Panneerselvam is set to become Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu for the second time since 2001, when he made his Assembly debut. The 63-year-old leader from Thevar community held two key portfolios of Finance and Public Works in the Jayalalithaa...
  • Crucial AIADMK meet to decide on new Tamil Nadu Chief Minister begins 4 days ago

    Chennai: The crucial meeting of the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam has begun to decide on the new Tamil Nadu Chief Minister in Chennai on Sunday. As party supremo and Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has been convicted and sentenced in the Rs 66.65 crore illegal asset case, AIADMK...
  • With J Jayalalithaa in jail, Tamil Nadu awaits a new chief minister 4 days ago

    Bangalore: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa spent her first night in Bangalore Central Jail after she was convicted by a special court in an 18-year-old disproportionate assets case. She has been given four years imprisonment and Rs 100 crore fine under the prevention of corruption act. She has been...
  • Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa jailed for 4 years, barred from fighting elections for 10 years 5 days ago

    Bangalore: Dealing a fatal blow to the political career of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, a Bangalore court on Saturday sentenced her to four years in jail and also slapped a fine of Rs 100 crore on her in a...
  • Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa's legal wrangles 5 days ago

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, convicted on Saturday by a Bangalore special court in a disproportionate assets case, had fought more than a dozen cases and was acquitted in most of them. On September 21, 2001, Jayalalithaa had to step down as Chief Minister following a Supreme Court verdict...
  • Jayalalithaa DA case verdict on Saturday, Tamil Nadu put on high alert 6 days ago

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu has been put on high alert as a special court in Bangalore gets set to pronounce the verdict in the 18-year-old disproportionate assets case against Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Saturday. The police said they were keeping a close watch on the situation that was likely to emerge...
  • DA case: Jayalalithaa seeks security cover to appear on judgment day September 16, 2014

    Bangalore: A petition was filed on Monday by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in a special court in Bangalore seeking security cover for appearing before it in the wealth case filed against her and three others, on September 20 when the verdict would be pronounced. Special Public Prosecutor Bhavani Singh...
  • DA case: Supreme Court stays trial against Jayalalithaa May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday stayed for 10 days the ongoing trial in a disproportionate assets case before a Bangalore court against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. A bench comprising Justices BS Chauhan and AK Sikri, however, said that the civil proceedings, pending before the same trial court...
  • Chargesheet against IAS couple in disproportionate assets case likely next week February 14, 2014

    The Lokayukta police is likely to file a charge sheet on February 22 against suspended IAS couple Arvind and Tinoo Joshi, accused of amassing assets worth Rs 41 crore. The Joshis are facing cases for disproportionate assets under the Prevention of Corruption Act and Indian Penal Code. Apart from the Joshis,...
  • SC notice to Mayawati, CBI in disproportionate assets case January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday issued a notice to former Uttar Pradesh CM Mayawati and the CBI after a petition was filed in connection with the disproportionate assets case against her. The petition sought the registration of a fresh FIR against Mayawati in the disproportionate assets case. The Supreme...
  • Court reprieve won't save corrupt officials from facing punishment: Nitish Kumar January 16, 2014

    Corrupt officials in Bihar will not get protection in the state and have to face punishment even if they secure reprieve from a court. The Chief Minister has issued instruction that "in case a corrupt official is released by a court, the department head should suspend the official and dismiss...
  • Court allows plea to produce Jayalalithaa's seized valuables December 12, 2013

    Bangalore: A special court trying the Rs 66.65 crore disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in Bangalore on Thursday allowed a plea by DMK General Sectetary K Anbazhagan seeking physical production of valuables and other assets seized from her in 1997. Special Court Judge John Michael D'Cunha ordered...
  • AP: BCCI chief Srinivasan, Jagan Reddy appear before court in DA case November 1, 2013

    Hyderabad: Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President N Srinivasan appeared before a CBI special court in Hyderabad on Friday. He was summoned in connection with the disproportionate assets case of the YSR Congress Party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy. Jagan Mohan Reddy and all other accused in...
  • DA case: SC grants Jaya exemption from personal appearance October 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was on Tuesday granted exemption by the Supreme Court from personal appearance on Wednesday in a Karnataka court which is holding the trial of a 17yearold disproportionate assets case against her. A bench comprising justices BS Chauhan and SA Bobde allowed her plea...
  • CBI decides to wind up probe in DA case against Mayawati October 8, 2013

    CBI has decided to wind up its probe in the disproportionate assets case against BSP supremo Mayawati after receiving legal opinion on the Supreme Court orders on the issue. CBI sources said the apex court had quashed the agency's FIR in connection with alleged disproportionate assets of the BSP leader last...
  • Jagan walks out of jail after 16 months; what's next for him in Andhra politics? September 24, 2013

    Hyderabad: After spending 16 months in a jail cell, YS Jaganmohan Reddy walks out. He is walking straight into the political landmine of Andhra Pradesh. Jagan, the rebel son of the late chief minister YSR Reddy, will now lead his party, the YSR Congress from the front. He has come...
  • News 360: Jagan Reddy walks out of jail after 16 months in DA case September 24, 2013

    The YSR Congress Party chief YS Jagan Mohan Reddy finally walked out of Chanchalguda jail in Hyderabad around 2 pm on Tuesday after spending 16 months there in a disproportionate assets case. ...