Da Case

  • DA case: AIADMK allies stand by Jayalalithaa, say verdict not final 3 days ago

    Chennai: Rallying behind beleaguered AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa, two of her allies on Sunday said the Bangalore special court verdict convicting her in the disproportionate assets case was not final and expressed hope that she would emerge victorious. "The verdict is not final and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa will break the barriers through...
  • Life limps back to normalcy in Tamil Nadu 3 days ago

    Chennai: Life is limping back to normalcy in Tamil Nadu on Sunday, a day after clashes broke out following Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's conviction and sentencing in a corruption case. Buses and shops were open for business in some cities, while bus services in Salem, Cuddalore, Villupuram and some other cities...
  • Violence, arson in Tamil Nadu following Jayalalithaa's conviction 3 days ago

    Chennai: Stone-pelting and torching of public property, attacks on mediapersons and forceful closure of shops erupted across Tamil Nadu on Saturday as mobs reacted to the sentencing of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa to four years imprisonment by a special court in Bangalore in a graft case. It all began with burning of...
  • Rivals welcome Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa's 4-year jail term in corruption case 3 days ago

    Chennai: While the AIADMK protested against the verdict against its and chief and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa by a Bangalore special court in the disproportionate assets case, various opposition leaders in in the state welcomed her conviction. Welcoming the verdict, PMK founder leader Dr S Ramadoss said that...
  • From an actor to a politician, Jaya's four-decade-long political journey 4 days ago

    Chennai: J Jayalalithaa has traversed a long path of highs and lows in her four-decade-long political career. From her days in south Indian cinema to entering politics under the guidance of MG Ramachandran and going on to become a major player in the current political scene, Jayalalithaa's career has seen...
  • Special Judge John Michael D'Cunha in Jayalalithaa DA case a no-nonsense judge 4 days ago

    Bangalore: Special Judge John Michael D'Cunha, who convicted Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case on Saturday, has a reputation of being a no-nonsense judge who gave an indication of his stern approach while dealing with the politically volatile case. D'Cunha, who has grabbed attention for delivering the...
  • Kerala suspends buses to Tamil Nadu fearing protests after Jayalalithaa conviction 4 days ago

    Thiruvananthapuram: The Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) has decided to suspend all its services to Tamil Nadu by terminating these close to the border. The decision has been taken fearing protests and vandalism by people after a trial court held Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa guilty of amassing assets...
  • Violence erupts across Tamil Nadu after Jaya's conviction 4 days ago

    Chennai: Violence broke out in several parts of Tamil Nadu on Saturday after Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was convicted in a graft case with angry AIADMK supporters indulging in stone pelting and arson and forcing closure of shops. Tension prevailed as protesters burnt effigies of DMK President M Karunanidhi, his sons...
  • J Jayalalithaa first Chief Minister to face disqualification 4 days ago

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Saturday became the third leading politician and the first sitting chief minister to face disqualification as a legislator after being convicted in a disproportionate assets case. A trial court in Bangalore on Saturday convicted her in a disproportionate assets case filed by the former...
  • Timeline: Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa convicted in disproportionate assets case 4 days ago

    Bangalore: Following is the course the disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has traversed, seeing legal and political twists and turns in the last 18 years after the DMK government decided to form Special Court on coming to power in 1996. 1996: Dr Subramanian Swamy, then a leader of...
  • Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa found guilty in corruption case, has to quit 4 days ago

    Bangalore: In what could bring about a major turn in Tamil Nadu politics, a special court in Bangalore convicted AIADMK supremo and state Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in an 18-year-old disproportionate assets case under the Prevention of Corruption Act. The AIADMK chief's close aide Sasikala too has been found guilty...
  • Tamil Nadu awaits judgement against Jayalalithaa in DA case 4 days ago

    Tamil Nadu awaits the big judgement against its Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in the DA case. ...
  • Jaya's 'Plan B' if she is convicted in DA case 4 days ago

    Political experts discuss Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's 'Plan B' in event of her conviction in the DA case. ...
  • Police lathicharge AIADMK workers protesting ahead of court's verdict against Jaya 4 days ago

    Bangalore: Police cane-charged AIADMK activists who were trying to proceed towards the special court in Bangalore which is set to pronounce verdict in the disproportionate wealth case against Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Saturday. As the AIADMK sympathisers attempted to break the security cordon at Hosar Road Junction near the Tamil Nadu-Karnataka...
  • Jayalalithaa arrives at Bangalore court ahead of verdict in DA case 4 days ago

    Tamil Nadu Chief Minister arrived at the special court in Bangalore which will deliver the verdict in the 18-year-old DA case. ...
  • Big day for Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa as court to deliver verdict in corruption case today 4 days ago

    Chennai: It is judgement day for Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa as a Bangalore court on Saturday will deliver its verdict in the disproportionate assets case against the AIADMK chief. Jayalalithaa would be forced to step down as the CM if the court convicts her in the 18-year-old corruption case...
  • Jayalalithaa DA case verdict critical in determining Tamil Nadu's political future 5 days ago

    Chennai: All eyes are focused on the big verdict expected on Saturday- the 18-year-old corruption case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha. It is a case that could put her political future in jeopardy ahead of the 2016 Tamil Nadu Assembly polls. In October 2011, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J...
  • Jayalalithaa case: Curt defers verdict to September 27 September 16, 2014

    Bangalore: A special court on Tuesday deferred by a week to September 27 pronouncement of its verdict in the disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three others. Also, the court will deliver its verdict at the makeshift location of Gandhi Bhavan near Parapanna Agrahara Central Prison in...
  • DA Case: Jayalalithaa seeks security cover to appear on judgment day September 15, 2014

    Bangalore: A petition was filed Monday by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in a special court 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...
  • CBI mulls DA case against Central Board CEO Rakesh Kumar August 31, 2014

    Mumbai: CBI, which is probing the alleged bribery case involving Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) CEO Rakesh Kumar, is contemplating filing a case of Disproportionate Assets (DA) against him. "We are presently scrutinising the documents and articles seized so far to ascertain the possibility of a DA case against...
  • SC issues notice to Mayawati in DA case, gives her 3 weeks to respond August 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a notice to former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati in the disproportionate assets case. The court has given her three weeks to respond to the notice. CBI had in May 2014 had informed the Supreme Court that it had evidence to prosecute the...
  • DA case: Maharashtra Speaker refuses to sanction prosecution of Kripashankar July 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Speaker of Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Dilip WalsePatil has refused to sanction prosecution of Congress leader Kripashankar Singh in the disproportionate assets case. Highly placed officials said the sanction to prosecute Singh in the disproportionate assets case under the Prevention of Corruption Act, was refused by the Speaker recently. The case is...
  • 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,...
  • SC vacates stay on trial of Jayalalithaa in DA cas June 17, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, vacated the stay on trial proceedings against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, J Jayalalithaa, in a Disproportionate Assets (DA) case. A bench of justices, Vikramajit Sen and S K Singh also dismissed Jayalalithaa's petition for staying her trial till the lower court decides the...
  • Jayalalithaa DA case: Karnataka HC dismisses plea seeking stay on trial May 20, 2014

    Bangalore: The Karnataka High Court on Tuesday dismissed a petition filed by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three other accused in a disproportionate assets case, seeking a stay on the trial taking place in a special court. Justice Anand Byrareddy dismissed the plea, observing that the case which is being...
  • SC's no to stay of trial against Jayalalithaa in assets case May 13, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday said that it was not inclined to stay the trial at a Bangalore court in the disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and others. A bench comprising justices BS Chauhan and AK Sikri, however, allowed the Chief Minister to withdraw...
  • SC orders prosecution of Jayalalithaa for not filing IT returns January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: In a huge setback for Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, the Supreme Court on Thursday ordered a trial court to prosecute her for not filing the Income Tax returns. Jayalalithaa is facing a trial in an income tax related case for not filing IT returns between 1991...
  • News 360: Rahul Gandhi wows party workers, says MPs will elect PM January 17, 2014

    Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi at AICC meet in New Delhi on Friday exhorted party workers and leaders to get ready for the Lok Sabha elections and not rest till the battle was won against a rival which is good in marketing but very poor in delivering. Following the AAP...
  • Jaganmohan Reddy praises Narendra Modi, shocks Congress September 30, 2013

    Hyderabad: In a surprising move, YSR Congress chief YS Jaganmohan Reddy has lauded the BJP's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. In his first press meet after he came out of jail, Jaganmohan Reddy said, "I have a lot of respect for Modi's administrative capabilities. Why can't he practice a secular,...
  • News 360: 2 Indians among 69 people killed in Kenya mall attack September 23, 2013

    The terror attack in Nairobi is still on with ten hostages still being held as hostage. The 2 Indians among 69 people have died so far in the attack and the fear of an increase in the death toll persists. ...