DMK evicted amidst chaotic scenes in TN Assembly

Amid chaos, DMK members were evicted from the Tamil Nadu Assembly on Friday after they gathered in front of the Speaker, objecting to some remarks made by Leader of the House and Electricity Minister Natham R Viswanathan.

TN Assembly session begins on a stormy note; Oppn walks out

The short session of the Tamil Nadu Legislative Assembly on Thursday began on a stormy note, as opposition parties, including DMDK, DMK and the Left staged a walkout after being denied permission to raise various issues.

Tamil Nadu Assembly session begins Thursday, sans Jayalalithaa's presence

Amidst a host of issues likely to be raised by opposition parties, the short session of the Tamil Nadu Assembly begins here on Thursday sans the presence of AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa who has been convicted in an illegal wealth case.

DMK, AIADMK join hands in RS on Tamil fishermen issue

In a rare display of unanimity among Tamil parties, DMK and AIADMK on Monday pressed the Centre to secure release of 14 fishermen recently arrested by Sri Lanka, even as they thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for securing release of five others on death row.

AIADMK, DMK members clash over praise of Jaya in council meet

Ruling AIADMK and DMK members came to blows in the city Corporation council meeting here on Thursday after the opposition questioned remarks hailing former chief minister Jayalalithaa.

AIADMK gives Rs 5.88 cr solatium to 196 families

Ruling AIADMK on Thursday disbursed Rs 96 lakh to the kin of 32 persons who died "unable to bear the agony" after the conviction of party chief Jayalalaithaa.

PMK stages protest against milk price hike

PMK on Wednesday staged a protest here opposing the recent hike in milk price effected by the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam.

My public life amounts to swimming in a sea of inferno: Jayalalithaa
My public life amounts to swimming in a sea of inferno: Jayalalithaa

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) supremo J Jayalalithaa on Sunday said that her public life “amounts to swimming in a sea of inferno”, a day after being released from the Bangalore Central Jail.

Jayalalithaa walks out of jail, reaches Chennai residence; AIADMK supporters celebrate
Jayalalithaa walks out of jail, reaches Chennai residence; AIADMK supporters celebrate

The All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) carders on Saturday evening gave a warm welcome to their chief J Jayalalithaa soon after she arrived in Chennai after spending 21 days in the Bangalore Central Jail. The Supreme Court had granted bail to the former Tamil Nadu chief minister yesterday.

Former Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa released from jail
Former Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa released from jail

A day after getting bail from Supreme Court in disproportionate assets case, AIADMK supremo and former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa walked out of Parappana Agrahara Central Prison on Saturday.

Formalities for release of Jayalalithaa to be over by evening: Jail official

Formalities for release of AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa, who has been granted bail by the Supreme Court in the disproportionate assets case, from the prison here would be completed by this evening, a top jail official said.

Jayalalithaa granted bail by SC, to be released from prison today
Jayalalithaa granted bail by SC, to be released from prison today

Former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa secured a bail from the Supreme Court on Friday in the disproportionate assets case and is set to be released on Saturday.

AIADMK supporters perform special prayers for Jayalalithaa's release

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) cadres on Tuesday performed a special prayer, "Anga Prathikshanam" in the Vadapalani Murugantemple premises, for the release of party chief and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa.

Vijaykant hits back at Tamil Nadu CM, asks him to focus on law and order

Taking exception to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam's statement that opposition parties were trying to sully his government's image, DMDK founder leader Vijayakant on Wednesday asked to focus on maintaining law and order in the state rather than blaming others.

DMK condemns violence by AIADMK workers

Launching a full-blown attack on ruling AIADMK, DMK on Wednesday alleged that Tamil Nadu was facing an "undeclared emergency-like situation" in the aftermath of Jayalalithaa's conviction in a graft case and sought Centre's intervention to put an end to the "atrocities" unleashed by AIADMK supporters.

DMK slams AIADMK govt over law and order situation in Tamil Nadu

The DMK on Wednesday slammed the AIADMK government for its alleged failure to check the "deteriorating" law and order situation in the aftermath of jailing of former chief minister Jayalalithaa in a graft case.

Jayalalithaa DA case: TN CM appeals to people to eschew protest

Soon after the Karnataka High Court denied bail for Jayalalithaa, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Paneerselvam on Tuesday appealed to people not to resort to strike or any other form of protest to express solidarity with the AIADMK chief as she would not like to cause inconvenience to the common man.

Jaya denied bail: I'm not surprised, was expecting it, says Subramanian Swamy

Reacting to the Karnataka High Court's decision to reject former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa bail plea, senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday said he was not surprised by the court's decision. 

 

 

Income Tax case against Jayalalithaa adjourned

A local court here on Tuesday adjourned to August 21 the hearing in an income tax case against Tamil Nadu chief Minister Jayalalithaa and her aide Sasikala.

Poster "threatening Kannadigas" creates flutter in Chennai, AIADMK denies link
Poster "threatening Kannadigas" creates flutter in Chennai, AIADMK denies link

A wall poster put out by an expelled AIADMK party man here threatening Kannadigas living in Tamil Nadu if the convicted party supremo Jayalalithaa was not released from jail created a flutter and the party sought to distance from the row.