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Sasikala returns to Bengaluru jail after five-day parole

Sasikala returns to Bengaluru jail after five-day parole

AIADMK leader V.K. Sasikala returned to Bengaluru Central Jail on Thursday after the five-day parole granted to meet her ailing husband in a Chennai hospital, jail officials said.

Oct 12, 2017, 21:18 PM IST
Sasikala's 5-day parole ends, to return to Bengaluru jail today

Sasikala's 5-day parole ends, to return to Bengaluru jail today

Deposed AIADMK leader V K Sasikala's five-day parole, for visiting her husband in a hospital here has ended.

Oct 12, 2017, 06:45 AM IST
Sasikala visits husband Natarajan at hospital

Sasikala visits husband Natarajan at hospital

Sidelined AIADMK leader V K Sasikala, out of jail on a five-day parole, on Saturday visited her husband M Natarajan who is recovering at a hospital here after undergoing a liver and kidney transplant.

Oct 07, 2017, 16:59 PM IST
Sasikala out of jail but can't have political meetings, media interactions

Sasikala out of jail but can't have political meetings, media interactions

On her five-day parole, Sasikala cannot have any political interactions. 

Oct 06, 2017, 16:39 PM IST
Sasikala fails to walk out of jail on parole

Sasikala fails to walk out of jail on parole

The Karnataka Prisons department on Tuesday rejected the parole application of former AIADMK general secretary VK Sasikala. 

Oct 03, 2017, 19:20 PM IST
Sasikala's parole plea under consideration: Prison official

Sasikala's parole plea under consideration: Prison official

"Yesterday, we received an application from Sasikala, urging us to release her on a 15-day parole. She has said that her husband is unwell and admitted in a hospital in Chennai. Our legal cell is considering the plea," an official said.

Oct 03, 2017, 19:04 PM IST
Dhinakaran booked, 10 held for distribution of pamphlets with 'derogatory' remarks against Modi, TN CM

Dhinakaran booked, 10 held for distribution of pamphlets with 'derogatory' remarks against Modi, TN CM

Sidelined AIADMK leader T T V Dhinakaran was on Monday booked and 10 of his supporters were held in connection with distribution of pamphlets allegedly containing defamatory remarks against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami here.

Oct 02, 2017, 23:11 PM IST
Tamil Nadu Congress questions EPS, OPS' silence over Jayalalithaa's death

Tamil Nadu Congress questions EPS, OPS' silence over Jayalalithaa's death

The Tamil Nadu Congress on Saturday raised questions on the silence of Chief Minister K. Palanisamy, Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam on Jayalalithaa`s death in a Chennai hospital last year.

Sep 30, 2017, 07:14 AM IST
Retired HC judge to head probe into Jayalalithaa's death

Retired HC judge to head probe into Jayalalithaa's death

Ever since Jayalalithaa`s death, there have been hints of foul play in her death, with critics pointing fingers at the now jailed V.K. Sasikala.

Sep 25, 2017, 17:51 PM IST
We were not allowed to see Jayalalithaa in hospital, lied about her condition: TN minister

We were not allowed to see Jayalalithaa in hospital, lied about her condition: TN minister

In a significant development, senior Tamil Nadu minister and AIADMK leader Dindigul Srinivasan on Saturday claimed that afraid of party Sasikala, party leaders lied about Jayalalithaa's health last year so that people believe that she was improving.

Sep 23, 2017, 19:05 PM IST
Election Commission to hear AIADMK 'two leaves' poll symbol case on Oct 5

Election Commission to hear AIADMK 'two leaves' poll symbol case on Oct 5

The Election Commission of India on Thursday told the factions of the AIDMK that it will hear their competing claims to the party's frozen 'two leaves' poll symbol on October 5.

Sep 22, 2017, 00:10 AM IST
Will join hands with Rajinikanth if he enters politics: Kamal Haasan

Will join hands with Rajinikanth if he enters politics: Kamal Haasan

"If Rajini enters politics I'll join hands with him."

Sep 16, 2017, 07:53 AM IST
Only 111 AIADMK MLAs in Tamil Nadu attend meet convened by CM Palaniswami

Only 111 AIADMK MLAs in Tamil Nadu attend meet convened by CM Palaniswami

On August 21, rival AIADMK factions led by Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam had merged.

Sep 05, 2017, 16:54 PM IST

Don't attend AIADMK meeting, says Dinakaran

In a statement issued here, Dinakaran said a meeting of the General Council can be convened only when one fifth of the members give it in writing and it can be convened only by the General Secretary.

Sep 01, 2017, 16:18 PM IST

Dhinakaran effects more changes in AIADMK: 'Uncle' questions governor delay

Keeping up the heat on Chief Minister K Palaniswami, sidelined AIADMK leader TTV Dhinakaran on Tuesday effected more changes in the party, even as his uncle V Divakaran claimed the AIADMK government has lost majority and questioned the "delay" by the Governor in acting against it.

Aug 29, 2017, 23:18 PM IST
AIADMK power tussle continues, 27 more party MLAs skip Palaniswamy-Panneerselvam meet

AIADMK power tussle continues, 27 more party MLAs skip Palaniswamy-Panneerselvam meet

The faction led by Chief Minister Palaniswami had held a meet to put on notice AIADMK chief VK Sasikala and her nephew TTV Dhinakaran on Monday, but was left in a complete shock after as many as 21 loyal party lawmakers appeared as absentees. 

Aug 29, 2017, 13:12 PM IST

AIADMK general council to meet Sep 12 to remove Sasikala

According to the statement, individual invitations to all the general council members are being sent.

Aug 28, 2017, 22:47 PM IST
AIADMK meeting on Monday to decide on ousting Sasikala and her clan

AIADMK meeting on Monday to decide on ousting Sasikala and her clan

A crucial meeting of the merged factions of AIADMK will be held at the party headquarters to decide on the modalities of ousting jailed interim General Secretary V.K.Sasikala and also to declare the actions taken by her nephew T.T.V.Dinakaran against party office bearers, said a senior party leader.

Aug 27, 2017, 22:28 PM IST
AIADMK to be part of Modi government: BJP leader

AIADMK to be part of Modi government: BJP leader

The AIADMK will soon join the NDA and be a part of the Modi government at the Centre, a senior BJP leader has said.

Aug 27, 2017, 17:57 PM IST
Big setback to AIADMK, 15 party MLAs including Nainar Nagendran join BJP

Big setback to AIADMK, 15 party MLAs including Nainar Nagendran join BJP

Amidst the ongoing turmoil in the Tamil Nadu politics, at least 15 AIADMK leaders from Tamil Nadu joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday. 

Aug 26, 2017, 19:56 PM IST