Jayalalithaa thanks Rajinikanth, Maneka Gandhi for support

AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa has thanked Union Minister Maneka Gandhi for her "heartwarming missive" in the wake of her sentencing in a graft case and actor Rajinikanth for his "gracious sentiments" on her return to home from jail.

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.

Maintain peace, law and order, don't criticise judgement: Jaya to cadres

In swift compliance of the Supreme Court's directive while granting her bail in a disproportionate assets case, AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa on Friday asked her party workers to maintain law and order.

Jayalalithaa's jail time: Eating curd rice, evening strolls

Former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa, who was granted bail Friday, spent about three weeks in jail getting up early in the morning and reading newspapers, taking rest in the afternoon after a lunch of curd rice, a stroll in the evening and hitting the bed early.

Bail for Jayalalithaa: AIADMK activists break out into celebrations

AIADMK supporters broke out into celebrations, bursting crackers and dancing on the roads here after the Supreme Court granted bail to party chief Jayalalithaa in the illegal assets case, paving way for her homecoming for the Diwali festival.

Muted anniversary celebrations await AIADMK

The 43rd anniversary celebrations of AIADMK's foundation day being held on October 17 is likely to be a muted affair after the shadow cast on it by the incarceration of party supremo Jayalalithaa.

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.

Jayalalithaa has not shown signs of 'broken woman': Jailer

AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa is fit and healthy and has not shown any signs of 'a broken woman', a top jail official said.

DMK appeals to judiciary to act against AIADMK

DMK on Saturday appealed to the Chief Justices of the Supreme Court and Madras High Court to initiate contempt proceedings against AIADMK workers for allegedly denigrating the special judge who awarded four years jail term to their leader Jayalalithaa in a wealth case and the verdict itself.

Plea seeking Jayalalithaa's transfer to TN filed with evil intent: AIADMK

A petition filed in the Karnataka High Court seeking transfer of Jayalalithaa, convicted in an illegal assets case, to Tamil Nadu was done with an evil intent and the AIADMK chief has nothing to do with the plea, the party said Friday.

BJP sees chance to expand in Tamil Nadu post Jaya arrest

BJP Wednesday asked the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister not to allow any violence in the wake of AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa's arrest and saw an opportunity to expand its base in the state to fill possible political vacuum.

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.

DA case: Appeal to Governor to shift AIADMK chief to TN

A combine of 11 smaller political outfits on Monday asked Karnataka Governor K Rosaiah to take steps to bring AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa, now lodged in a prison in Bangalore after being convicted in a graft case, back to Tamil Nadu in view of concerns of security.

Private schools in TN to remain open on Tuesday

The association of private schools in Tamil Nadu Monday decided to go back on their decision to close private schools on Tuesday demanding the release of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa.

FAPSIT revokes decision; pvt schools to reopen on Tuesday

Revoking their earlier decision to close over 4,500 private schools on Tuesday in support of AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa, Federation of Associations of Private Schools in Tamil Nadu today announced that schools would reopen tomorrow itself.

DMK to convene district secretaries meet on October 8

Two days after it urged Governor K Rosaiah to "implement" the rule of law in Tamil Nadu, the DMK has convened a meeting of its District Secretaries on October 8 to discuss the "deteriorating" law and order situation.

All private schools in TN to remain closed on Oct 7

All private schools in the state will remain closed on October 7 to protest against the conviction of former Tamil Nadu chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in a disproportionate assets case.

DA case: Shift Jayalalithaa to Tamil Nadu, suggests HD Deve Gowda

Former Prime Minister HD Deve Gowda on Saturday suggested that AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa, lodged at Parappana Agrahara prison here after being convicted in an illegal assets case, be shifted to Tamil Nadu as it was a burden for the state to manage the large number of protestors and also maintain law and order.

Fasts continue in Tamil Nadu: 12-hour bandh in Puducherry peaceful

Clad in black outfit, AIADMK MLAs on Saturday staged a day-long fast here as protests against party chief J Jayalalithaa's conviction in an illegal assets case continue state-wide with a dawn-to-dusk bandh in the neighbouring union territory of Puducherry passing off peacefully.