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.

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.

AIADMK man shaves huge moustache after SC grants Jayalalithaa bail

Loyalty to their 'Puratchi Thalaivi' (revolutionary leader) Jayalalithaa knows no bounds, best exemplified by an AIADMK party worker who shaved off his handlebar moustache in a bet with some opposition parties on learning she had been granted bail by the Supreme Court.

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.

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.

Disproportionate assets case: SC to hear Jayalalithaa's bail plea on Oct 17
Disproportionate assets case: SC to hear Jayalalithaa's bail plea on Oct 17

The Supreme Court has agreed to hear the bail plea of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case on Friday.

154 dead unable to bear shock of Jayalalithaa's arrest: AIADMK

With the arrest of AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa coming as a shock to her supporters, the party on Thursday claimed that 154 sympathisers have died unable to bear the anguish.

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.

AIADMK workers hold ''silent protest'' in support of Jayalalithaa

 

Chennai: All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) workers in Chennai held a `silent protest` in support of their jailed party leader J Jayalalithaa on Saturday.

The workers, all of them dressed in black, were seen clutching Jayalalithaa`s photographs in their hands.

Jayalalithaa's conviction: AIADMK's 12-hour bandh in Puducherry disrupts normal life
Jayalalithaa's conviction: AIADMK's 12-hour bandh in Puducherry disrupts normal life

The dawn-to-dusk bandh called by All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) in protest against the conviction of J Jayalalithaa in a disproportionate assets case disrupted normal life in Puducherry on Saturday.

Secure release of Indian fishermen in Sri Lanka: Tamil Nadu CM to Centre

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam has urged the central government to take concrete steps to secure the release of 20 fishermen and 75 fishing boats from Sri Lanka's custody.

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.

Demos, fasts by AIADMK workers across Tamil Nadu enters fourth day

The state-wide agitation opposing the conviction of AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa entered the fourth day on Tuesday, with AIADMK workers and sympathisers continuing their protests and fasts.