Jayalalithaa spends time reading newspapers, eating simple food

AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa is keeping good health and eating simple food besides reading newspapers at the Parapanna Agrahara Central prison where she is lodged after conviction in the disproportionate assets case, according to a jail official.

DA case: Jayalalitha's bail plea hearing postponed to next week

Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's bail hearing has been moved to Monday, and will be heard by a vacation bench of the Karnataka High Court.

Congress MP comes out openly in 'moral support' of Jayalalithaa

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.

Bus torched, sporadic violence continues in Tamil Nadu

Vehicles including a state run bus were torched by unidentified persons and sporadic incidents of violence were reported from across Tamil Nadu for the second day on Sunday after Jayalalithaa's conviction in a disproportionate assets case.

'Jail Lalitha' reaped what she sowed, says actor Shakti Kapoor

"You reap what you sow", Bollywood actor Shakti Kapoor said about the conviction of Jayalalithaa, who has been awarded four-year jail term in a disproportionate assets case.

"Mr Faithful" O Panneerselvam chosen as new Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu
"Mr Faithful" O Panneerselvam chosen as new Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu

Jayalalithaa loyalist and Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O Panneerselvam was on Sunday chosen to be the next chief minister after the AIADMK supremo was convicted and sent to jail for four years in a corruption case.

Jayalalithaa DA case: Verdict not final, say AIADMK allies

Rallying behind beleaguered AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa, two of her allies today said the Bangalore special court verdict convicting her in the disproportionate assets case was not final and expressed hope that she would emerge victorious.

Jaya verdict: Congress, BJP reacts cautiously, CPI says will have 'far reaching' implications

Congress and BJP were cautious in reacting to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's conviction in a disproportionate assets case describing it as part of the judicial process while CPI felt this will entail "far-reaching" implications in state and national politics.

Jaya in jail: The high and mighty are no longer immune

The belief in the years immediately after independence that there were two sets of laws in India - one for the rich and the other for the poor - is gradually being dispelled.

Jaya's conviction not final verdict, has option to appeal: BJP

BJP on Saturday reacted cautiously on the conviction and four-year sentence of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in a disproportionate assets case saying it is part of a judicial process and she has options available to move a higher court, this being not the final verdict.

Jayalaithaa's conviction: PMK, MDMK, Congress hail verdict

Various opposition leaders in Tamil Nadu on Saturday welcomed Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's conviction by a Bangalore special court in the disproportionate assets case and urged police to maintain law and order.

Red alert on Tamil Nadu-Kerala border areas following Jayalaithaa's arrest

Apparently anticipating trouble, Kerala government on Saturday a sounded red alert on Kerala-Tamil Nadu borders in the wake of Bangalore Special Court convicting Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case.

Jayalalithaa becomes first CM to lose post in graft case

With a Bangalore court sentencing her to four years of prison term in the disproportionate assets case, AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa on Saturday earned the dubious distinction of becoming the first serving Chief Minister to lose her post and also walks into jail.

Jayalalithaa's DA case verdict Saturday, AIADMK cadre offer prayers at temples
Jayalalithaa's DA case verdict Saturday, AIADMK cadre offer prayers at temples

AIADMK workers are offering special prayers in temples across Tamil Nadu for a favourable verdict for their party supremo J Jayalaithaa in the disproportionate assets case.

Jayalalithaa case: Court defers verdict to September 27

A special court here on Tuesday deferred by a week to September 27 pronouncement of its verdict in the disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three others.

DA case: SC asks Mayawati to file reply on plea for fresh FIR

The Supreme Court on Tuesday granted three weeks time to BSP supremo Mayawati to file her reply on a plea seeking direction to CBI to lodge fresh FIR in a disproportionate assets (DA) case against her.

HC asks Maharashtra to appoint senior officer to probe Gavits DA case

The Bombay High Court asked the Maharashtra government to appoint a senior officer to probe assets of former Medical Education Minister Vijaykumar Gavit and his family in a disproportionate assets case.

Setback for Jayalalithaa as SC refuses to stay trial against her in DA case

In a major setback for Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, the Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected her plea seeking the suspension of trial in the disproportionate assets (DA) case against her.

HC questions `inaction` by Maharashtra in Vijaykumar Gavit DA case

The Bombay High Court on Monday questioned "inaction" on part of Maharashtra Government despite an Anti-Corruption Bureau report prima facie finding substance in the allegations against former medical education minister Vijaykumar Gavit and his family in a disproportionate assets case.