Jaya appeals to party cadres not to take extreme measures

AIADMK General Secretary J Jayalalithaa on Saturday expressed concern over the 'suicide' of a party functionary who was upset over the "obstacle" faced by her in view of the disproportionate assets case, and appealed to her supporters not to resort to such extreme measures.

DA case: Supreme Court extends Jayalalithaa's bail till May 12

In a major relief to former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa, the Supreme Court on Friday extended the bail given to her till May 12 in connection with the disproportionate assets case.

Jayalalithaa DA case: Three-judge bench to commence hearing from April 21

The Supreme Court Thursday fixed April 21 for hearing by a three judge bench the issue of removal of a special public prosecutor in AIADMK Chief J Jayalalithaa's disproportionate assets case before the Karnataka High Court.

Jayalalithaa case classic example of wrong in criminal justice system: SC
Jayalalithaa case classic example of wrong in criminal justice system: SC

AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa's DA case spanning for 15 years was "a classic illustration of what is wrong with our criminal justice delivery system," and "something drastic" has to be done to remedy it, the Supreme Court said on Wednesday.

TN Guv, Jaya greet people on eve of Tamil New Year

Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah and AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa on Monday extended their greetings to people on the eve of the Tamil New Year.

Challenge to 'crl defamation laws'; SC asks Centre to respond

The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked the Centre to respond to a plea of BJP leader Subramanian Swamy challenging constitutional validity of two penal provisions relating to the offence of defamation.

Spell out stand on not supporting AIADMK, DMK for 2016 polls: PMK

Asking all political parties in Tamil Nadu to clearly spell out their stand of not supporting AIADMK or DMK for the Assembly polls in 2016, PMK on Saturday said it would welcome the support of any party.

DMK hits out at CM for raising "subjudice" 2G issue in House

DMK's top leader M K Stalin today criticised the AIADMK government for raising the "subjudice" 2G issue in the Assembly which had already disallowed taking up similar court issues.

Centre's land bill not against public welfare: AIADMK

Facing opposition flak for supporting Centre's controversial Land bill in the Lok Sabha, ruling AIADMK on Sunday denied that the legislation was against the welfare of people and insisted that party chief Jayalalithaa will not back any move which is inimical to people's interests.

Vijayakanth hits out at AIADMK regime over suspension row

Over a month after DMDK MLAs were suspended following a ruckus in the Assembly in which a portion of the Speaker's podium was damaged, party chief Vijayakanth on Monday said the ruling party had only "insulted the people" by suspending the legislators.

AIADMK leaders seek divine intervention for Jayalalithaa's return as CM

Seeking divine intervention for AIADMK supremo Jayalalaithaa's return as Chief Minister, a two hour "Maha Gaja Pooja Yaga" was performed by party leaders and workers here.

Congress asks AIADMK not to support Land Bill in Rajya Sabha

Rallying parties against Modi government's Land Acquisition Bill in its present form, Congress on Sunday asked Jayalalithaa-led AIADMK to "demonstrate" its commitment to farmers by opposing the legislation in Rajya Sabha though it had backed it in Lok Sabha.

AIADMK, DMK spar over Cauvery issue in TN Assembly

Arch rivals AIADMK and DMK on Friday sparred in the Tamil Nadu assembly over the Cauvery dispute with Chief Minister O Panneerselvam asking the latter why it did not get the final award of a tribunal notified despite being in power in the state and in Centre then.

Former coop society secretary arrested on charge of swindling in TN

A former secretary of an agricultural cooperative society in the district has been arrested by the Economic Offences wing police for allegedly swindling Rs 67.89 lakh.

Farmers meet Tamil Nadu CM seeking support for bandh

 Having rallied most of the opposition parties to back its March 28 bandh call protesting Karnataka's move to build a check dam across Cauvery, farmers' bodies in Tamil Nadu on Thursday met Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and sought the AIADMK Government's support for the shutdown.

Tamil Nadu: Rs.3,100 crore for free laptops, fans

The Tamil Nadu government has budgeted Rs.3,100 crore in 2015-16 towards free distribution of laptops to students and fans/mixies/grinders for women.

Bilateral talks between India-Sri Lanka fishermen on Tuesday

The third round of bilateral talks between fishermen of India and Sri Lanka over the issue of fishing in Palk Strait will be held here tomorrow in the backdrop of that country's Premier claiming the right to shoot down intruding Indian fishermen.

AIADMK supported Land bill for 'return favour', says CPI(M)

CPI(M) on Tuesday alleged that AIADMK had supported NDA's 'anti-farmer' Land Acquisition Act in the Lok Sabha "expecting a return favour."

AIADMK members walkout of RS protesting DMK MP's remarks

AIADMK members Tuesday walked out of Rajya Sabha after seeking to interrupt DMK's Kanimozhi who expressed concern over the exploration of Coal Bed Methane (CBM) in Cauvery region.

Karuna-Jaya sparring over land bill continues

In continuing war of words with his arch-rival over the NDA Government's land acquisition bill, DMK President M Karunanidhi on Monday disputed AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's stand that the legislation vested more powers in states in granting exemptions.