Sasikala Natarajan

Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami formally inaugurates MGR's birth centenary celebrations

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Friday formally inaugurated the birth centenary celebrations of AIADMK founder MG Ramachandran.

Jun 30, 2017, 23:35 PM IST
Tamil Nadu: After meeting PM Narendra Modi, O Panneerselvam hints at alliance with BJP, later clarifies speculations

Tamil Nadu: After meeting PM Narendra Modi, O Panneerselvam hints at alliance with BJP, later clarifies speculations

Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Saturday hinted at an alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in future. 

May 20, 2017, 14:23 PM IST
O Panneerselvam or VK Sasikala – who will get AIADMK symbol 'two leaves'? EC begins hearing

O Panneerselvam or VK Sasikala – who will get AIADMK symbol 'two leaves'? EC begins hearing

The EC on Wednesday began hearing a dispute between the O Panneerselvam and Sasikala Natarajan-led factions over their claim of being the lawful claimant to the AIADMK party's poll symbol - Two Leaves.

Mar 22, 2017, 09:02 AM IST

E K Palaniswami sworn-in as new Tamil Nadu chief minister: As it happened

Edappadi K Palaniswami will have to prove his majority in the Tamil Nadu Assembly within 15 days.

Feb 16, 2017, 21:51 PM IST
Fight will continue: O Panneerselvam

Fight will continue: O Panneerselvam

On February 7, Panneerselvam revolted against Sasikala alleging that he was forced to resign as Chief Minister to pave way for her to occupy that post.

Feb 16, 2017, 14:04 PM IST

Sasikala surrenders before special court in Bengaluru: As it happened

Sasikala will be in jail for three years and about 11 months out of the four years sentence awarded by the trial court.

Feb 15, 2017, 20:57 PM IST

SC declines Sasikala's plea for time to surrender in DA case

Senior advocate KTS Tulsi, appearing for Sasikala, said that the leader wanted some time to surrender as she has to manage her affairs.

Feb 15, 2017, 11:45 AM IST
Sasikala reinducts 2 family members sacked by Jayalalithaa - Know about TTV Dinakaran and S Venkatesh

Sasikala reinducts 2 family members sacked by Jayalalithaa - Know about TTV Dinakaran and S Venkatesh

TTV Dinkaran and S Venkatesh were expelled by late chief minister Jayalalithaa in 2011.

Feb 15, 2017, 11:43 AM IST

SC convicts Sasikala in DA case: As it happened

Sasikala was on Tuesday convicted in a corruption case by Supreme Court which dashed her ambition to become the Tamil Nadu CM.

Feb 14, 2017, 23:33 PM IST
Sasikala reacts to SC verdict in disproportionate assets case, says 'Dharma' will win

Sasikala reacts to SC verdict in disproportionate assets case, says 'Dharma' will win

In a major setback for Sasikala Natarajan, the Supreme Court today restored her conviction in decades-old disproportionate assets case.

Feb 14, 2017, 11:38 AM IST

Sasikala meets party MLAs as AIADMK crisis deepens - As it happened

The tug of war for power in Tamil Nadu saw AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala on Saturday writing a letter to Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao, staking her claim to form the government in the state.

Feb 11, 2017, 21:32 PM IST

Sinister intentions of many cannot harm us: VK Sasikala

In a veiled attack on interim Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam, All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) general secretary V.K. Sasikala Natarajan said no evil intentions can hurt her till the time she has her supporters by her side.

Feb 11, 2017, 16:35 PM IST
Sasikala writes to Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao, seeks appointment to prove majority

Sasikala writes to Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao, seeks appointment to prove majority

Amid ongoing political crisis Tamil Nadu, VK Sasikala Natarajan wrote to state Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao, seeking an appointment to meet him along with her MLAs on Saturday. 

Feb 11, 2017, 13:24 PM IST
Swamy condemns TN govt's ''deplorable'' behaviour, says Congress might have influenced him

Swamy condemns TN govt's ''deplorable'' behaviour, says Congress might have influenced him

Condemning Tamil Nadu Governor C. H. Vidyasagar Rao's act of delaying an appropriate decision in the ongoing Tamil Nadu political crisis, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday said that the Congress is not attacking the governor so maybe they have influenced him for delaying swearing-in of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhaga (AIADMK) General Secretary.

Feb 09, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
VK Sasikala breaks silence, says DMK behind Panneerselvam's revolt

VK Sasikala breaks silence, says DMK behind Panneerselvam's revolt

All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam general secretary VK Sasikala said DMK was behind Panneerselvam's action, citing the bonhomie between him and MK Stalin.

Feb 08, 2017, 09:17 AM IST
VK Sasikala will take charge as Tamil Nadu CM 'soon', Governor can't delay her elevation, says AIADMK

VK Sasikala will take charge as Tamil Nadu CM 'soon', Governor can't delay her elevation, says AIADMK

Sasikala's swearing-in ceremony, which was to be held at the Madras University hall, may now take place on February 9.

Feb 07, 2017, 09:35 AM IST
Sasikala set to be Tamil Nadu CM: Chidambaram says people `now moving in opposite directions`

Sasikala set to be Tamil Nadu CM: Chidambaram says people `now moving in opposite directions`

AIADMK MLAs on Sunday elected general secretary VK Sasikala, 59, as their legislature leader, two months after her mentor J Jayalalithaa died.

Feb 06, 2017, 09:17 AM IST
Sasikala to be next Tamil Nadu CM: Events as they unfolded

Sasikala to be next Tamil Nadu CM: Events as they unfolded

In a major development in Tamil Nadu politics, VK Sasikala Natarajan was on Sunday elected as the leader of AIADMK Legislature Party. 

Feb 05, 2017, 15:04 PM IST
Deepa Jayakumar to enter politics: This is what Sasikala's husband M Natarajan has to say

Deepa Jayakumar to enter politics: This is what Sasikala's husband M Natarajan has to say

Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar has made it clear that she cannot accept VK Sasikala as AIADMK general secretary.

Jan 18, 2017, 18:41 PM IST

Jayalaithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar enters politics

The dynamics of Tamil Nadu politics is expected to witness a sea change with late J Jayalalithaa's niece, Deepa Jayakumar, Tuesday, declaring that she has entered politics and would contest incumbe

Jan 17, 2017, 22:12 PM IST