jayalalitha death

EC bribery case: AIADMK's TTV Dinakaran appears before Delhi Police

The Crime Branch had on April 16 arrested an alleged middleman, Sukesh Chandrashekhar, in New Delhi in connection with the case.

Apr 22, 2017, 08:43 AM IST

Sasikala's relative threatens to release Jayalalithaa's hospital clip

Sasikala's nephew Jeyanandh Dhivakaran, in a Facebook post, said the clips will clear the kind of relationship Amma (Jayalalithaa) and Chinnamma (Sasikala) shared.

Apr 21, 2017, 13:19 PM IST

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

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

Madras HC dismisses HCP as not maintainable

The Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed as not maintainable a Habeas Corpus petition seeking a direction to police to produce Rajya Sabha MP Sasikala Pushpa's husband Lingeswara Tilakan, who was allegedly attacked by AIADMK cadres.

Dec 29, 2016, 15:24 PM IST

Sasikala Natarajan: After Amma, AIADMK now banks on Chinamma

Sasikala's supporters say that she had been Jayalalithaa's aide, sister, friend and confidante for 30 years through Amma's ups and downs.

Dec 29, 2016, 11:03 AM IST

Sasikala names AIADMK cadre’s newborn baby girl Jayalalithaa

V K Sasikala, close friend and aide of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa on Sunday named a newborn baby girl in memory of the late Chief Minister. The baby named Jayalalithaa by Sasikala is the child of Gaythri and Senthil Kumar, who are the residents of Theni district in Tamil Nadu.

Dec 19, 2016, 07:49 AM IST

Jayalalithaa laid to rest at Chennai's Marina Beach: Here is how her final journey concluded

Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa, who passed away on Monday night after battling for her life at Apollo Hospitals in Chennai for nearly 75 days, was laid to rest with full state honours at Chennai's Marina Beach on Tuesday. She was buried next to her political mentor MG Ramachandran at Marina Beach. Here is how Puratchi Thalaivi Amma’s final journey concluded.

Dec 06, 2016, 18:45 PM IST

Jayalalithaa's death certificate issued by Greater Chennai Corporation - Pic inside

Tamil Nadu has declared a week-long mourning, during which schools and colleges will be shut for three days.

Dec 06, 2016, 15:57 PM IST

Sasikala Natarajan stands beside Amma's casket, just like Jayalalithaa stood by MGR's body

Jayalalithaa's demise is seen as a personal loss for 59-year-old Sasikala Natarajan who was probably one of the few occupants of the Chief Minister's Veda Nilayam residence.

Dec 06, 2016, 14:25 PM IST

Jayalalithaa dies: Supporters shave heads in Tamil Nadu – Watch video

After Jayalalithaa's demise, normal life was affected in Tamil Nadu.

Dec 06, 2016, 13:40 PM IST

RIP Amma: Chronology of major milestones in the four-decade political career of Jayalalithaa - Here's TIMELINE

Jayalalithaa, Amma to millions, passed away at Chennai's Apollo Hospital at 11.30 PM on Monday after waging a grim battle for life since her hospitalisation on September 22. 

Dec 06, 2016, 10:28 AM IST

RIP Amma: When Jayalalithaa sang one of her favourite songs, that too in Hindi - WATCH

This is an amazing video of one of those rare moments when Jayalalithaa sang one of her favourite songs, that too in Hindi.

Dec 06, 2016, 10:01 AM IST

As mark of respect to Jayalalithaa, Tamil Nadu government declares December 6 as public holiday

The state government has announced seven days of mourning, with educational institutions set to be closed for three days.

Dec 06, 2016, 06:36 AM IST

#RIPAmma: Tamil Nadu government announces seven-day mourning for the demise of Jayalalithaa

Soon after Jayalalithaa's death, the AIADMK legislators elected Finance Minister and long-time Jayalalithaa loyalist O. Panneerselvam to succeed the departed leader.

Dec 06, 2016, 02:20 AM IST

Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, other film stars express condolence over Jayalalithaa's demise

A teen starlet, who acted with the who's who of Tamil cinema in the sixties and seventies, Jayalalitha went on to become a five-time chief minister of Tamil Nadu, effortlessly inheriting the mantle of her mentor and superstar MGR.

Dec 06, 2016, 01:32 AM IST

Jayalalithaa health updates: As it happened on Monday

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa passed away on Monday at 1130 pm.


Dec 06, 2016, 01:09 AM IST

Jayalalithaa's health condition: Sabarimala Temple offers free meals to 75,000 people to wish for Amma's speedy recovery

As Jayalalithaa's health condition remains critical, Sabarimala temple has dedicated free meals to around 75,000 pilgrims on Monday to wish for the speedy recovery of Amma.

Dec 05, 2016, 16:49 PM IST

Jayalalithaa's health condition: These 4 Delhi AIIMS doctors sent to Chennai Apollo Hospital for Amma's treatment

As Jayalalithaa's health condition continues to remain critical after cardiac arrest, Centre on Monday dispatched a team of specialists from the Delhi AIIMS to Apollo Hospital in Chennai for Amma's treatment.

Dec 05, 2016, 14:57 PM IST

Jayalalithaa's health condition remains very critical; normal life unaffected in Tamil Nadu, prayers for Amma's recovery

As Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa continues to remain critical, normal life remained largely unaffected in Tamil Nadu.

Dec 05, 2016, 13:54 PM IST