BJP to announce candidate for Srirangam bypoll after talks

After the ruling AIADMK and its arch rival DMK announced its candidates for the Srirangam bypoll, the BJP's state unit on Saturday said it would announce its candidate after holding discussions with alliance partners and senior leadership.

Drug controller booked for amassing disproportionate assets

Bihar Drug Controller Hemant Kumar Sinha has been booked for amassing disproportionate assets worth Rs 45.29 lakh beyond his known sources of income during service period, a Vigilance official said on Friday.

Jayalalithaa disqualified for 10 years: TN issues notification
Jayalalithaa disqualified for 10 years: TN issues notification

 AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa is disqualified from contesting elections for ten years, the Tamil Nadu government has said in a gazette notification.

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.

DA case: SC may hear Jayalalithaa's bail plea today
DA case: SC may hear Jayalalithaa's bail plea today

After jailed former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa was denied bail by Karnataka High Court following her conviction and four year sentence in a graft case, her plea for bail could come up for hearing on Friday.

AIADMK functionary wants Jayalalithaa to quit as party Gen Sec

 Amidst the demand for her release in Tamil Nadu, an AIADMK functionary has written to jailed party chief Jayalalithaa, convicted in a graft case, asking her to quit the powerful General Secretary's post, taking moral responsibility.

'Heady mix of power and wealth is the bottom line' in Jaya DA case: Court

 "Heady mix of power and wealth is the bottom line of this case," the Special Court that gave a watershed verdict sentencing AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa and three others to four years in jail in the disproportionate assets case has said.

TN CM Panneerselvam, cabinet colleagues leave for Bangalore

Hours after being sworn in as the Chief Minister, Jayalalithaa's trusted lieutenant O Panneerselvam left for Bangalore with his senior Cabinet colleagues to call on the AIADMK supremo, who is in prison there after being convicted in a disproportionate assets case.

Will Jaya stage a come back again?

 From a regional satrap to a convict sentenced to four years in prison in disproportionate assets case, AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa's political future looks bleak amidst speculation of political realignment in Tamil Nadu, set to go for Assembly polls in less than two years.

Timeline for Jayalalithaa disproportionate assets case

1996 - The DMK government registers a first information report (FIR) against Jayalalithaa for having disproportionate assets known to her source of income.

1997 - The court frames charges against four: Jayalalithaa, VN Sudhakaran, VK Sasikala and J Illaarasi.

DA case verdict: Subramanian Swamy hopes for Jayalalithaa's conviction

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy said on Saturday that Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa would most likely face conviction for allegedly obtaining disproportionate assets during her first tenure as Chief Minister from 1991 to 1996.

Jayalalithaa verdict will impact Tamil Nadu politics

 A Bangalore court`s ruling due Saturday on an 18-year-old case related to Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa`s disproportionate assets is widely expected to impact politics in Tamil Nadu.

Jayalalithaa gets relief in disproportionate assets case

In a relief to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, the Supreme Court Friday extended the suspension of trial in the disproportionate assets (DA) case against her till June 16.

Woman officer in ACB net over disproportionate assets worth Rs 2 crores

An Assistant Supply Officer in the Civil Supplies Department here was arrested in a disproportionate assets case after Anti-Corruption Bureau officials unearthed properties worth Rs 2.24 crore allegedly belonging to her.

Court dismisses SPP plea in Jaya wealth case

A special court here on Friday dismissed a plea by the Special Public Prosecutor in the disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa and three others seeking a direction to produce before it the seized silver articles belonging to her.

HC asks minister to file affidavit declaring income sources

Bombay High Court asked Maharashtra Medical Education Minister to file affidavit in response to PIL seeking prosecution for amassing assets disproportionate to the known sources of income.

Bihar official`s house raided over disproportionate assets

The Economic Offences Unit of police conducted a raid at the house of a Bihar government official over his disproportionate assets, an official said.

MP bureaucrat found in possession of Rs 70 cr assets suspended

Madhya Pradesh government has suspended a senior Revenue Department officer after he was found in possession of assets worth around Rs 70 crore, suspected to be acquired through corrupt means.

Rs 3 crore worth disproportionate assets seized from top Indore official

Lokayukta police conducted a raid on Thursday against Labour Department Deputy Commissioner LP Pathak and recovered details of properties worth over Rs 3 crore disproportionate to his known sources of income.

EOW detects DA worth Rs 9 cr amassed by two mining officials

Bihar Police`s Economic Offence Wing (EOW) carried out search at 11 locations of 2 mining officials and detected disproportionate assets (DA) to tune of Rs 9 crore amassed by them, police said.