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AIADMK merger talks: Here's how the numbers of two warring factions stand

AIADMK merger talks: Here's how the numbers of two warring factions stand

Tamil Nadu is all set to witness more significant developments following the merger of the two warring factions of AIADMK. 

Merger of E Palaniswamy, O Panneerselvam's AIADMK factions put on hold

Merger of E Palaniswamy, O Panneerselvam's AIADMK factions put on hold

In a significant development, the two warring factions of the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam announced a merger at the Jayalalithaa memorial  here on Friday.

Tamil Nadu CM agrees to Panneerselvam's demand,  orders probe into Jayalalithaa's death

Tamil Nadu CM agrees to Panneerselvam's demand, orders probe into Jayalalithaa's death

Sasikala is serving a prison term in a disproportionate assets case.

TTV Dhinakaran warns of 'surgical action' against CM Palaniswami, claims he is in control

TTV Dhinakaran warns of 'surgical action' against CM Palaniswami, claims he is in control

T T V Dhinakaran on Thursday warned of 'surgical action' against Chief Minister K Palaniswami and rubbished the party statements questioning his appointment as AIADMK (Amma) Deputy General Secretary and that of party chief VK Sasikala. 

AIADMK merger: EPS faction adopts resolution against Sasikala, removes Dinakaran

AIADMK merger: EPS faction adopts resolution against Sasikala, removes Dinakaran

 The two warring factions of the AIADMK have given in-principle nod to the merger move.

Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami's camp questions Sasikala's nephew TTV Dhinakaran's appointments

A minister from Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami's camp on Saturday questioned AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran's eligibility to name some of his loyalists as party office-bearers.

Sasikala jail bribery case: Top cop who alleged special treatment in jail served legal notice

Roopa had alleged that Rs 2 crore had exchanged hands to provide special facilities to Sasikala and had dragged Rao into the case, claiming there was a "talk" that he was also a beneficiary.

Sasikala jail perk row: Legal notice sent to DIG Roopa for 'defaming' DG Sathyanarayan Rao

Troubles for former deputy inspector general of police (DIG) (Prisons) Roopa do not cease to end as now a legal notice has been served to her by the lawyer of Director General (Prisons) G. Sathyanarayan Rao.

Sasikala, Abdul Karim Telgi had special treatment inside Bengaluru jail, confirm officials

Sasikala, Abdul Karim Telgi had special treatment inside Bengaluru jail, confirm officials

Days after her revelation, the Karnataka government had shunted out Roopa. 

D Roopa has been allotted responsible position: Karnataka DGP RK Dutta

On July 14, Roopa had also said she is being unnecessarily targetted and singled out for exposing irregularities at the Parappana Agrahara Central prison.

Sasikala VIP treatment row: NS Megharik takes additional charge as DG Prisons replacing Satyanarayana Rao

On July 14, Roopa had also said she is being unnecessarily targeted and singled out for exposing irregularities at the Parappana Agrahara Central prison.

Ex-IAS officer begins probe into Sasikala 'jail bribery' case

Karnataka govt has appointed retired IAS officer Vinay Kumar to probe into alleged special treatment meted out to Sasikala.

DIG Prisons D Roopa who exposed VIP treatment to Sasikala in Bengaluru jail transferred to traffic department

DIG Prisons D Roopa who exposed VIP treatment to Sasikala in Bengaluru jail transferred to traffic department

The Karnataka government on Monday shunted out Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of prisons, D Roopa Moudgil who had accused AIADMK general secretary Sasikala of paying Rs 2 crore bribe to ADGP Prisons, H N Sathyanarayana Rao in exchange of undue favours. As per the reports, Roopa has been transferred to traffic department as commissioner for traffic and road safety. 

Sasikala jail bribe charge: Govt notice to police officer

Sasikala jail bribe charge: Govt notice to police officer

In the report, Roopa has also mentioned about the "preferential" treatment being provided to fake stamp paper scam kingpin Abdul Karim Telgi in the prison.

AIADMK Chief Sasikala receiving VVIP facilities in jail, alleges DIG (Prisons)

Karnataka's DIG (Prisons) has alleged that AIADMK chief V. Sasikala is receiving VVIP treatment in Bengaluru Central Jail. DIG sent a report to the seniors in which she mentioned about a deal of worth 2 crore which also includes DG (Prisons). Watch to know more.

Sasikala exclusive kitchen in Bengaluru jail row: DIG Roopa stands firm, demands inquiry

Sasikala exclusive kitchen in Bengaluru jail row: DIG Roopa stands firm, demands inquiry

Deputy Inspector General (DIG) (Prisons) D. Roopa on Thursday stand firm on her report of special facilities to AIADMK General Secretary and convict Sasikala in Bengaluru central jail. While addressing media, Roopa said that she was on a government sanctioned leave for around 1.5 years but when she came back on duty she found these wrong doings inside the prison. 

No VIP treatment to Sasikala, will take action against DIG Roopa for false report, says DG Prisons, dismisses bribery charges

No VIP treatment to Sasikala, will take action against DIG Roopa for false report, says DG Prisons, dismisses bribery charges

Director General of Prisons (DGP) Satyanarayana Rao who was accused of giving special treatment to AIADMK general secretary V. Sasikala has refuted all the allegation levelled by Deputy Inspector General (DIG) (Prisons) D. Roopa and termed them baseless. 

O Panneerselvam announces dissolution of panel for holding merger talks

"In this situation, the panel that was formed on behalf of our team (to hold merger talks) is being dissolved," he said amid loud cheers from supporters.

Churning in AIADMK raises questions of stability of Palaniswami government

Churning in AIADMK raises questions of stability of Palaniswami government

The ruling AIADMK on Tuesday appeared to be undergoing great churning with around 25 MLAs meeting TTV Dinakaran.

Firm on keeping out Sasikala, Dinakaran: AIADMK ruling faction

Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK faction on Monday reiterated that they are firm on the decision to sideline jailed General Secretary VK Sasikala and her nephew TTV Dinakaran from the party.