J JAYALALITHAA

  • Neither rejoiced on Jayalalithaa being jailed nor regretted her securing bail: Karunanidhi 4 days ago

    Chennai: In his first significant remarks on the issue of his archrival AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa being convicted in a graft case, DMK President M Karunanidhi on Sunday claimed that he neither rejoiced over her being jailed nor did he regret about her securing bail in the Supreme Court. Explaining...
  • Tamil Nadu CM O Panneerselvam to personally go to Bangalore to welcome Jayalalithaa out of jail 6 days ago

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam will personally go to Bangalore to welcome former chief minister J Jayalalithaa out of jail, after the Supreme Court granted her bail in the disproportionate assets case on Friday. The SC has also suspended her sentence. This was the last chance for Jayalalithaa to...
  • Statue made of blood, giant cakes, mass suicides: 15 times Jayalalithaa supporters put the 'fan' in fanatic 6 days ago

    The Supreme Court has granted bail to former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa and has suspended her sentence. This was the last chance for Jayalalithaa to get a bail before Diwali as the apex court will go on leave for a week after Friday.Jayalalithaa has got relief following a...
  • Timeline: Legal, political twists in Jayalalithaa's disproportionate assets case 6 days ago

    Bangalore: Following is the course the disproportionate assets case against former Tamil Nadu chief minister J 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...
  • AIADMK foundation day celebrated in Jayalalithaa's absence 6 days ago

    Chennai: It is a sheer coincidence that the AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa's bail application is coming up before the Supreme Court on its foundation day. This will be the last chance for Jayalalithaa to get a bail before Diwali as the apex court will go on leave for a week...
  • We have no objection to shift Jayalalithaa to Tamil Nadu, says Karnataka Government October 13, 2014

    Bangalore: Karnataka Government will have no objection to shift AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa to Tamil Nadu from a jail here if the neighbouring state makes a request through courts, Home Minister KJ George said on Monday. "If there is a proposal coming before the court from the Tamil Nadu government,...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 9, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay October 9, 2014

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  • News 360: India warns Pakistan, says stop firing or pay the price October 9, 2014

    Putting forth a firm stance, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley in a strong warning said that if Pakistan does not stop the unprovoked firing, it will have to pay a heavy price. "If Pakistan persists with adventurism, Indian forces will make the cost of this adventurism unaffordable for them," Jaitley said. ...
  • Tamil Nadu: HC dismisses PIL against Jayalalithaa's removal as CM October 9, 2014

    Chennai: Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed a PIL challenging the change of guard in Tamil Nadu with the swearing in of O Panneerselvam as Chief Minister after AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa was convicted in an illegal assets case. A bench comprising Chief Justice Sanjay Kishan Kaul...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 7, 2014

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  • Opposition in Tamil Nadu conspiring to sully government: AIADMK October 7, 2014

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Paneerselvam on Tuesday hit out at opposition parties, accusing them of conspiring to sully his government's image by alleging that law and order was deteriorating in the state and urged people not to resort to agitation over party supremo Jayalalithaa's conviction in a graft...
  • Security beefed up in Tamil Nadu after sporadic violence October 7, 2014

    Chennai: Security was on Tuesday beefed up across Tamil Nadu, especially in the border areas, in the wake of sporadic violence following rejection of the bail plea of AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa in a graft case. In Chennai, a hotel owned by a Kannadiga in KK Nagar...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle October 7, 2014

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  • News 360: India withdraws flag meet proposal as Pak continues firing across border October 7, 2014

    India on Tuesday toughened its stand on the border situation, after 24 hours of incessant firing and shelling by Pakistan troops across the Line of Control (LoC) that resulted in several casualties. India on Tuesday put withdraw the flag meeting with the Pakistan Army, deciding instead to wait for Islamabad...
  • DA case: Karnataka High Court to hear Jayalalithaa's bail plea today October 7, 2014

    Bangalore: The Karnataka High Court will take up former Tamil Nadu chief minister and AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa's bail application on Tuesday in a disproportionate assets case. Jayalalithaa has sought immediate bail and suspension of her four-year sentence in an 18-year-old corruption case. Bracing up for the anticipated entry of...
  • Jayalalithaa's bail plea to come up for hearing in Karnataka HC on Tuesday October 6, 2014

    Bangalore: The Karnataka High Court will hear on Tuesday AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's plea seeking immediatebail and suspension of her four-year sentence in an 18-year-old disproportionate assets case. Bracing up for the anticipated entry of AIADMK supportersand leaders into the city from the Hosur border, the police have tightened security in...
  • DA case: Shift Jayalalithaa to Tamil Nadu, suggests HD Deve Gowda October 4, 2014

    Bangalore: Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda on Saturday suggested that AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa, lodged at Parappana Agrahara prison after being convicted in an illegal assets case, be shifted to Tamil Nadu as it was a burden for the state to manage the large number of protestors and also...
  • Convicted AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa keeping good health; no need for any panic: Official October 4, 2014

    Bangalore: AIADMK supremo and former Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa, who is lodged in Parapana Agrahara prison after being convicted in an illegal assets case is keeping good health and there was no need for any panic, a top Karnataka police official said on Saturday. "I appeal to the people of...
  • Protests continue over Jayalalithaa's conviction in Tamil Nadu October 3, 2014

    Chennai: Protests continued across Tamil Nadu on Friday against the conviction of AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case and the party's Puducherry unit has decided to observe a "dawn-to-dusk" bandh in the Union Territory on Saturday. Many shops were shut in Kancheepuram, Erode, Dharmapuri and Villupuram districts, among others,...
  • DA case: Jayalalithaa spent Rs 3 crore on foster son's wedding, says court October 3, 2014

    Bangalore: Holding that it was AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa who had paid for the arrangements for the lavish marriage of her now estranged foster son VN Sudhakaran, the special court in the disproportionate assets case against her pegged the expenses incurred by her at Rs 3 crore. Sudhakaran's marriage, dubbed as...
  • AIADMK MPs observe fast demanding justice for J Jayalalithaa October 2, 2014

    New Delhi: 45 AIADMK MPs observed a fast in front of Mahatma Gandhi's statue in Parliament complex, demanding justice for party supremo and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. Jayalalithaa was sentenced to four years in jail in an 18-year-old corruption case and fined a staggering Rs 100 crore by...
  • DA case: Jayalalithaa in jail, Tamil Nadu government shifts to Bangalore jail October 1, 2014

    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....
  • Jayalalithaa, others could not satisfactorily account for wealth, says Bangalore court September 30, 2014

    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...
  • Tamil Nadu film industry not to showcase any movie today to protest Jayalalithaa's sentencing September 30, 2014

    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...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories September 29, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey September 29, 2014

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  • News 360: PM Narendra Modi meets America Inc, says India wants change September 29, 2014

    After addressing UN General Assembly on Saturday and Indian-American communities at Madison Square Garden on Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met top executives of American companies in New York. India is open-minded and wants change, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday during the Breakfast meeting. ...
  • Tamil Nadu: Congress MP comes out openly in 'moral support' of Jayalalithaa September 29, 2014

    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...
  • O Panneerselvam's second stint as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister September 29, 2014

    Once a tea seller in a small town in Theni district, 63-year-old O Panneerselvam is now Tamil Nadu's new Chief Minister. But OPS as he is popularly known is no stranger to the chief minister's chair. As a first-time MLA back in 2001, he was sworn in as chief minister...