Jayalalithaa, 49 others in fray for key bypoll

The filing of nomination for the bypolls to R K Nagar assembly constituency, being contested by AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa after her acquittal in the wealth case, came to an end on Wednesday with a total of 50 contestants throwing their hat in the ring.

'Appeal against acquittal of Jayalalithaa may take two weeks or more'

The process of filing the appeal in the Supreme Court against the acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case might take at least two weeks or more, counsel B V Acharya, appointed by Karnataka government, said on Tuesday.

No role to play in deciding on plea against Jaya acquittal: BJP

BJP has said neither the party nor the central government had any role to play in deciding on going in appeal against Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the disproportionate assets case.

We have no locus standi in Jayalalithaa case issue: BJP

Seeking to distance BJP from its leader Subramanian Swamy's stand that he will prefer an appeal against acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case, a senior leader on Monday said his party does not have any locus standi in the issue.

DMK to appeal against Jayalalithaa's acquittal: Karunanidhi

DMK president M Karunanidhi on Monday said his party would appeal against the Karnataka High Court's verdict acquitting Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case.

AIADMK cadres celebrate Jaya's return as Tamil Nadu CM

AIADMK workers across Tamil Nadu on Friday broke into celebrations by bursting crackers, distributing sweets and playing traditional music, following the return of their party supremo Jayalalithaa as Chief Minister.

Political decisions cannot determine govt to file appeal, says Congress

Congress on Wednesday said "political decisions" cannot make its government in Karnataka appeal against a court verdict acquitting AIADMK General Secretary J Jayalalithaa in a wealth case, but only legal merits would be considered.

Former MCD official sentenced to three years jail in DA case

A 70-year old former MCD official has been sentenced to three years imprisonment in a disproportionate assets (DA) case for illegally amassing over Rs seven lakh between 1995 to 2000 by a Delhi court.

DA case: Karnataka govt to take 'some more days' to decide on Jayalalithaa's appeal
DA case: Karnataka govt to take 'some more days' to decide on Jayalalithaa's appeal

Karnataka government on Monday indicated that it would take "some more days" to decide on filing an appeal in the Supreme Court against acquittal of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case.

HC stays examination of more witnesses against Chautala's son

Delhi High Court on Monday stayed a trial court order allowing CBI to bring additional witnesses and documents as evidence against INLD Chief O P Chautala's son Abhay in a disproportionate assets (DA) case.

Things desired by workers will happen at the right time: Jayalalithaa

Ahead of the May 22 meeting of party legislators where she is expected to be elected their leader paving the way for her return as Chief Minister, AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa Monday said things desired by her workers will happen at the right time and that "nobody can stop" it.

Timeline of Jayalalithaa's disproportionate assets' case

Timeline of the disproportionate assets' case against former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa and her three aides that dragged for over 18 years:

AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa acquitted in DA case: Here is how the netizens reacted

AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa was on Monday acquitted by the Karnataka High Court in the 19-year-old disproportionate assets case, a verdict that is sure to put her back in the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister's seat.

Karnataka HC acquits Jayalalithaa in DA case: As it happened
Karnataka HC acquits Jayalalithaa in DA case: As it happened

In a major relief for former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa, a special bench of the Karnataka High Court on Monday acquitted her in the disproportionate assets case in which she was convicted and sentenced for four years' imprisonment by a trial court on September 27, 2014.

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.

DA case against O P Chautala: Court pulls up CBI

A special court on Monday pulled up the CBI for not serving summons to witnesses properly, saying this had delayed trial in a disproportionate assets (DA) case involving former Haryana Chief Minister Om Prakash Chautala.

Jaya's DA case: SC takes note of Karnataka's stand on SPP

The Supreme Court today chided Karnataka for allowing a special public prosecutor, appointed to conduct trial in the assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, to represent it also in the High Court during appeal proceedings.

DA case: Chhattisgarh water resources engineer, his brother held

An executive engineer of state Water Resources Department was arrested along with his brother, a government contractor, in connection with recovery of unaccounted cash to the tune of Rs 5 crore from them in December last year, an ACB official said here today.

Jaya case: HC asks Swamy to make written submission on March 11

The Karnataka High Court on Monday directed BJP leader Subramanian Swamy to make written submissions on March 11 in former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's appeal against her conviction in the disproportionate assets case.

Disproportionate assets case: SC refuses to stay hearing on Jayalalithaa's plea before HC

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to stay the hearing before the Karnataka High Court on the appeal of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa against her conviction in the disproportionate assets case, saying that it would decide the plea of DMK leader K Anbazhagan seeking removal of the public prosecutor.