Disproportionate

  • Jayalalithaa spends time in jail eating simple food, reading newspapers 4 hours 20 minutes ago

    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 12 hours 23 minutes ago

    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 12 hours 52 minutes ago

    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 17 hours 37 minutes ago

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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...
  • Tamil Nadu: Congress MP comes out openly in 'moral support' of Jayalalithaa 2 days ago

    Puducherry: Sulking Rajya Sabha Congress MP P Kannan on Monday came out openly in support of extending "moral support" to jailed AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa, saying her conviction in a wealth case was not a political setback to her, but she would scale greater heights. "I am extending moral support to...
  • Tamil Nadu CM Panneerselvam, colleagues leave for Bangalore to meet Jayalalithaa 2 days ago

    Chennai: Hours after being sworn in as the Chief Minister, Jayalalithaa's trusted lieutenant O Panneerselvam left for Bangalore with his senior Cabinet colleagues to call on the AIADMK supremo, who is in prison after being convicted in a disproportionate assets case. Senior party leaders and cabinet ministers, including Natham R Viswanathan,...
  • Theatres cancel shows on Tuesday as Tamil Nadu film industry plans hunger strike in solidarity with Jayalalithaa 2 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 3 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...
  • O Panneerselvam named Tamil Nadu's new Chief Minister, to take oath on Monday 3 days ago

    Chennai: O Panneerselvam has succeeded All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK)) chief as Tamil Nadu's new Chief Minister. He will take oath as the CM at 11 am on Monday. The decision to appoint Panneerselvam as the CM was taken at a meeting of AIADMK MLAs at the party...
  • Crucial AIADMK meet to decide on new Tamil Nadu Chief Minister begins 3 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 3 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 4 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 4 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 5 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: 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,...
  • 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...
  • MP Lokayukta detects ill gotten wealth worth over Rs 300 crore May 25, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta has detected in the last five years wealth and properties worth over Rs 300 crore acquired allegedly through corrupt means. As many as 146 cases related to Disproportionate Assets (DA) were registered involving corrupt proceeds worth Rs 303 crore between June 29, 2009 and April 30, 2014, Madhya...
  • Lokayukta raids bureaucrat's premises, unearths illegal assets worth crores May 20, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Lokayukta Police on Monday raided the official residence and other premises of State Joint Director, Industries, RC Kuriel in two cities and unearthed details of immovable properties worth crores, disproportionate to his known sources of income. Acting on a tipoff, the raid was carried out simultaneously at Kuriel's official...
  • Disproportionate assets worth Rs 1.83 crore seized from DC May 1, 2014

    The Economic Offences Unit of Bihar police on Wednesday seized disproportionate assets worth Rs 1.83 crore from a senior deputy collector, who is currently under suspension. An FIR under Prevention of Corruption Act has been lodged against senior deputy collector of Vaishali district, Abhiram Trivedi, Additional Director General (HQ) Ravinder Kumar...
  • Assets worth Rs 1 crore seized from government college principal's house April 26, 2014

    Disproportionate assets worth over Rs 1 crore were seized from the office and residence of the principal of a government college, by the Economic Offences Unit of the Bihar Police. "Our teams have seized property related documents with a book value, or registered value worth Rs 1 crore. The market value...
  • Lokayukta police to file chargesheet against MP IAS couple on March 1 February 22, 2014

    Lokayukta police is likely to file chargesheet on next Saturday against IAS couple Arvind and Tinoo Joshi who were accused of amassing wealth disproportionate to their known sources of income. The Special Police Establishment of Lokayukta police was supposed to file the chargesheet before the additional sessions court on Saturday but...
  • Lokayukta police files charge sheet against IAS couple facing corruption charges February 22, 2014

    The Lokayukta police on Saturday filed a 6500pages long charge sheet 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, the charge...