Tamil Nadu govt should clarify on Jayalalithaa's health issue: Karunanidhi

DMK president Karunanidhi on Thursday said the Tamil Nadu government should formally provide the details related to Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's illness as the people would be interested in knowing it.

RK Nagar bypoll: Jayalalithaa seeks big win ahead of Tamil Nadu Assembly polls
RK Nagar bypoll: Jayalalithaa seeks big win ahead of Tamil Nadu Assembly polls

Seeking a massive mandate as a 'precursor' for next year's Assembly elections, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Monday vowed to relentlessly work for the people of RK Nagar, from where she is seeking election to the Assembly post her acquittal in a wealth case.

Battlelines drawn for June 27 Radhakrishnan Nagar bypoll

The battlelines have been drawn for the June 27 bypoll to Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency here, with AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa and C Mahendran of CPI, besides 26 others set to face the key election after four candidates withdrew their nominations on Saturday.

RK Nagar bypoll: 32 candidates left in fray after scrutiny

Thirty-two candidates are in the fray after scrutiny for the June 27 by-election for the Radhakrishnan Nagar constituency, from where Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa is contesting.

Karnataka cabinet will decide on appeal against Jayalalithaa acquittal by tomorrow: Chidambaram

The Karnataka Cabinet will meet by Tuesday to take a decision on filing an appeal against the acquittal of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram said on Monday.

Jayalalithaa resumes office as Tamil Nadu CM  for fifth term, announces five new schemes
Jayalalithaa resumes office as Tamil Nadu CM for fifth term, announces five new schemes

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa began work from the Secretariat on Sunday.

PM Modi congratulates Jayalalithaa on taking oath as Tamil Nadu CM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday congratulated Jayalalithaa on her taking oath as Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu.

Political leaders, cine personalities greet Jayalalithaa

From political leaders to film stars all showered praises on Jayalalithaa after she took oath as Chief Minister at the Madras University Auditorium here.

Contrasting moods at two Tamil Nadu swearing-in ceremonies

Saturday`s swearing-in ceremony of J Jayalalithaa and the previous one of O Panneerselvam showed contrasting moods of AIADMK members.

Truncated national anthem played at Jayalalithaa's swearing-in

The swearing-in ceremony of AIADMK general secretary J Jayalalithaa as chief minister and her council of ministers here on Saturday caused a controversy after a very short version of the national anthem was played on the occasion.

Karnataka govt will take 'deeply-considered' decision on Jayalalithaa appeal: Congress

Congress on Friday said its government in Karnataka would take a "deeply-considered" and "good" decision on the issue of filing an appeal against the acquittal of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in the disproportionate assets case.

Petition filed in SC to restrain Jayalalithaa from becoming CM

A petition was filed on Thursday in the Supreme Court seeking to restrain J Jayalalithaa from taking oath as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister again following her acquittal in an alleged disproportionate assets case by the Karnataka High Court.

HC dismisses PIL against Jayalalithaa becoming CM

The Karnataka High Court on Thursday dismissed a PIL against Jayalalithaa being sworn in as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, observing that the petition had been filed for "publicity purpose".

BJP wants to contest as NDA in 2016 Tamil Nadu polls

The BJP desires to contest next year's Assembly polls in Tamil Nadu as part of the NDA, Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan on Monday said, days after he had favoured the return of Jayalalithaa as the chief minister.

DMK asks Karnataka Government to file appeal in Jaya case

Exerting pressure on the Congress Government in Karnataka, DMK on Saturday said it should immediately file an appeal against AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa's acquittal in the wealth case as it "has a duty to uphold justice".

AIADMK workers celebrate after Jayalalithaa's acquittal in DA case

Celebrations broke outside AIADMK general secretary and former chief minister J Jayalalithaa's residence when the news of her acquittal in the disproportionate assets case by the Karnataka High Court on Monday reached here.

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.

AIADMK supported Land Bill for `return favour`, says CPI(M)

The CPI(M) on Tuesday alleged that AIADMK had supported NDA's 'anti-farmer' Land Acquisition Act in the Lok Sabha "expecting a return favour."

Jayalalithaa DA case: Karnataka ​HC to wind up hearing today
Jayalalithaa DA case: Karnataka ​HC to wind up hearing today

The Karnataka High Court will on Wednesday wind up hearing of the appeals filed by former Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa and three others challenging their conviction in the disproportionate assets case.

Tamil Nadu Agriculture Minister removed from key party post

AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa on Thursday removed Agriculture Minister 'Agri' SS Krishnamoorthy from a key party post, replacing him with a cabinet colleague.