Jayalalithaa announces memorial for actor Sivaji Ganesan

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Wednesday announced that a memorial will be built here honouring legendary actor late Sivaji Ganesan.

`Jayalalithaa, PM Narendra Modi should make public their special friendship`
`Jayalalithaa, PM Narendra Modi should make public their special friendship`

Tamil Nadu Congress chief EVKS Elangovan has stirred a row by saying that CM Jayalalithaa and Prime Minister Narendra Modi “should make public their special friendship”.

SC notice to Centre on plea seeking contempt against AAP, AIADMK

The Supreme Court on Monday sought response from the Centre as to whether it has set up a three-member ombudsman to regulate advertisements given by various governments and authorities in pursuance of its decision on the issue.

Congress, AIADMK & Left file dissent on RS panel's GST report

Congress, AIADMK and left parties have filed dissent notes on the report of Rajya Sabha Select Committee citing several reasons for not supporting the Constitution Amendment Bill for rolling out GST in its current form.

Wrong to expect political decency from Karunanidhi: AIADMK

Slamming DMK chief M Karunanidhi for commenting on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's health, Finance Minister O Panneerselvam said his leader had never talked about political rivals' health "for politics".

Tamil Nadu rife with rumours of Jayalalithaa's illness
Tamil Nadu rife with rumours of Jayalalithaa's illness

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's absence at the Secretariat and some scheduled events in recent times has sparked rumours that the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam chief is unwell.

Polls will say who must rest, AIADMK tells DMK chief

Hitting back at DMK president Karunanidhi for asking party chief and Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa to take rest, AIADMK on Thursday said people would decide who should rest in the next year Assembly polls on the lines of their last year Lok Sabha election verdict when DMK could not win a single seat.

Jayalalithaa case: Congress refuses to comment on Karnataka govt's decision

The Congress Party on Tuesday avoided commenting on the Karnataka Government's to file an appeal in the Supreme Court to protest the acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in connection with a disproportionate assets case, saying it would react only after knowing about the investigation in detail.

Stalin backs Karnataka govt's move against Jayalalithaa

DMK treasurer MK Stalin on Tuesday backed the Karnataka Government's move to file an appeal in the Supreme Court challenging Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's acquittal in connection with a disproportionate assets case, saying this would help people to get justice.

Karnataka govt moves SC against Jayalalithaa's acquittal in DA case
Karnataka govt moves SC against Jayalalithaa's acquittal in DA case

In a setback to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, the Karnataka government on Tuesday challenged in the Supreme Court her acquittal by the state high court in the illegal wealth case.

Veteran AIADMK leader Sulochana Sampath passes away

Veteran AIADMK leader and mother of TNCC president EVKS Elangovan, Sulochana Sampath died here on Saturday after a brief illness, family sources said.

Jayalalithaa files nomination for RK Nagar Assembly bypoll
Jayalalithaa files nomination for RK Nagar Assembly bypoll

Amid tight security, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday filed nomination for the June 27 by-elections for the Radhakrishnan Nagar Assembly constituency.

DMK boycotting bypoll to protest 'misuse' of govt machinery: Kanimozhi

DMK Chief M Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi on Thursday said her party's decision to boycott June 27 bypoll to RK Nagar Assembly constituency here was to register its opposition to alleged misuse of government machinery by the ruling dispensation.

Rahul Gandhi to visit Tamil Nadu to take up cause of farmers

After taking up the cause of farmers in Punjab and Telangana, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi will visit Tamil Nadu for a similar campaign, the party's state unit said on Wednesday.

Samathuva Makkal Katchi will remain in AIADMK alliance

Samathuva Makkal Katchi president Sarathkumar on Wednesday said his party would continue in the AIADMK alliance and the ruling party would win the 2016 Assembly Elections with a thumping majority.

DMK, AIADMK councillors clash at Corporation meeting

DMK and AIADMK councillors came to blows during Salem Municipal Corporation Council meeting on Wednesday, following which DMK councillor Deivalingam was suspended from attending two sittings of the council.

DA Case: PMK welcomes DMK's decision to file appeal against Jayalalithaa

PMK on Tuesday welcomed DMK's decision to appeal against Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the disproportionate assets case.

Jayalalithaa becomes Tamil Nadu Chief Minister for fifth time
Jayalalithaa becomes Tamil Nadu Chief Minister for fifth time

 AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa was sworn in as the chief minister of Tamil Nadu for the fifth time on Saturday, within a fortnight of the Karnataka High Court acquitting her in a corruption case.

Tough time for security as crowds throng roads to look at Jayalalithaa

Security personnel kept a hawk-eye vigil as AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa on Saturday stepped out from her Poes Garden residence to undertake the seven km journey to Madras University Centenary Auditorium to take oath as chief minister.

Carnival atmosphere prevails at Jayalalithaa's swearing-in venue

The oath-taking ceremony of AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa as Tamil Nadu CM was on Saturday marked by jubilant celebrations, which was seen as stark contrast to the sombre swearing-in of her trusted aide O Panneeerselvam last year as stop-gap Chief Minister following her conviction.