VK Sasikala

Sasikala recounts how Jayalalithaa fainted and was rushed to the hospital

Sasikala recounts how Jayalalithaa fainted and was rushed to the hospital

Sasikala claimed she took Jayalalithaa to the hospital even though the former AIADMK chief did not want to be taken for treatment.

Mar 21, 2018, 13:41 PM IST
Sasikala attends husband's funeral, nephew Dhinakaran also present

Sasikala attends husband's funeral, nephew Dhinakaran also present

Sasikala was granted a 15-day parole on Tuesday to attend the last rites of her husband who died of multiple organ failure in the wee hours of Tuesday. 

Mar 21, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
Sasikala seeks 15-day parole to attend husband Natarajan's funeral

Sasikala seeks 15-day parole to attend husband Natarajan's funeral

Last week, the 75-year-old was rushed to Gleneagles Global Health City hospital for chest infection.

Mar 20, 2018, 13:01 PM IST
TTV Dhinakaran's new party to be called Amma Makkal Munetra Kazhagam

TTV Dhinakaran's new party to be called Amma Makkal Munetra Kazhagam

The new political party would aim to undercut the AIADMK's base.

Mar 15, 2018, 10:38 AM IST
VK Sasikala's husband M Natarajan surrenders before CBI court

VK Sasikala's husband M Natarajan surrenders before CBI court

Last month, the Supreme Court granted bail to Natarajan and asked him to deposit Rs 25 lakh each in its registry. 

Jan 11, 2018, 14:55 PM IST
Supreme Court directs Sasikala's husband to surrender in Lexus car case

Supreme Court directs Sasikala's husband to surrender in Lexus car case

The Supreme Court on Friday directed M Natarajan, husband of jailed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala, to surrender in connection with illegal import of a luxury car from the UK.

Dec 15, 2017, 14:58 PM IST
Income Tax department conducts massive raids in Chennai

Income Tax department conducts massive raids in Chennai

Today's IT raids in Chennai are believed to be linked to jailed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala`s kin and business associates.

Nov 28, 2017, 10:56 AM IST
AIADMK's 'two leaves' symbol goes to EPS-OPS faction; another blow to TTV Dhinakaran

AIADMK's 'two leaves' symbol goes to EPS-OPS faction; another blow to TTV Dhinakaran

The EPS-OPS faction can now claim the political legacy of former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. 

Nov 23, 2017, 13:19 PM IST
Income Tax department raids Sasikala, relatives' properties in Poes Garden

Income Tax department raids Sasikala, relatives' properties in Poes Garden

The Income Tax officials on Friday conducted raids at Poes Garden, the residence of late Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa and properties of VK Sasikala’s relatives in Chennai.

Nov 17, 2017, 23:06 PM IST

Madras HC upholds 2-year jail to Sasikala's husband M Natarajan, three others

The Madras High Court on Friday confirmed the two-year jail term awarded to M Natarajan, husband of jailed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala, for evasion of customs duty on the import of a luxury car.

Nov 17, 2017, 18:23 PM IST
Sasikala granted parole for 5 days to visit ailing husband

Sasikala granted parole for 5 days to visit ailing husband

The prisons department had earlier rejected her parole application on September 3

Oct 06, 2017, 12:59 PM IST
Questions raised as Sasikala’s husband Natarajan undergoes organ transplant

Questions raised as Sasikala’s husband Natarajan undergoes organ transplant

Jailed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala’s husband M Natarajan had a successful liver and kidney transplant on Wednesday at a hospital in Chennai, which has come under scanner over alleged irregularities to facilitate the surgery.

Oct 04, 2017, 21:20 PM IST

HC orders notice on DMK plea over ex-rebel AIADMK MLAs

Panneerselvam turned rebel in February and said he was forced to resign from the Chief Minister`s post by VK Sasikala.

Oct 04, 2017, 14:43 PM IST
Two Leaves` symbol dispute: Dhinakaran faction seeks cross-examination of rival faction leaders

Two Leaves` symbol dispute: Dhinakaran faction seeks cross-examination of rival faction leaders

The TTV Dhinakaran faction of the AIADMK on Tuesday petitioned the Election Commission seeking cross-examination of some of the rival faction leaders before it begins final hearing in the `Two Leaves` symbol dispute on Friday.

Oct 03, 2017, 14:13 PM IST
Sasikala likely to come out of jail on parole

Sasikala likely to come out of jail on parole

A recent statement from Gleneagles Global Health City, where Natarajan is admitted, said he has a history of a chronic liver disease and he has been receiving treatment for the last six months for his illness.

Oct 02, 2017, 16:56 PM IST
Jailed AIADMK leader Sasikala's husband critical, but not on ventilator support

Jailed AIADMK leader Sasikala's husband critical, but not on ventilator support

Jailed former AIADMK general secretary V K Sasikala‘s husband N Maruthappa, who was admitted to the Liver Intensive Care Unit of a Chennai-based hospital, still remains critical, according to reports.

Sep 27, 2017, 06:10 AM IST

Why was Z plus security removed when Jaya was in hospital, asks nephew

A year after the death of Jayalalithaa, her nephew on Monday said the Z plus security personnel were not present at Apollo Hospital when she was admitted there.

Sep 25, 2017, 23:27 PM IST
We all lied about Jayalalithaa's health condition: Tamil Nadu Minister

We all lied about Jayalalithaa's health condition: Tamil Nadu Minister

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

Sep 23, 2017, 16:14 PM IST
AIADMK two leaves symbol issue: Madras HC directs EC to decide before October 31

AIADMK two leaves symbol issue: Madras HC directs EC to decide before October 31

The Madurai Bench of Madras High Court on Friday directed the Election Commission to decide which faction of the AIADMK will get two leaves symbol before October 31.

Sep 15, 2017, 13:02 PM IST
AIADMK infighting: No fresh floor test till September 20, orders Madras High Court

AIADMK infighting: No fresh floor test till September 20, orders Madras High Court

Amid escalating infighting in Tamil Nadu's ruling AIADMK, the TTV Dhinakaran faction of the party on Thursday moved a plea in the Madras High Court seeking a floor test in the state assembly. 

Sep 14, 2017, 13:24 PM IST