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Saturday, Feb 22, 2020

J jayalalithaa

Dec 13, 2018 19:54
Besides Jayalalithaa’s close confidant Sasikala, O Panneerselvam, who was interim chief minister when Jayalalithaa was hospitalised, had visited Apollo Hospital regularly where she was admitted from September till her death on December 5, 2016. read more
Dec 12, 2018 19:46
The movie ran into controversy and the ruling AIADMK had staged protests in front of cinemas and damaged posters and banners, opposing the criticism of freebies and the veiled references to late chief minister J Jayalalithaa. read more
Dec 07, 2018 18:28
Sasikala was with Jayalalithaa for 75 days, right from her hospitalisation on September 22, 2016, till her death on December 5, 2016. As such, her role has come under scrutiny. read more
Nov 19, 2018 17:46
Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Monday remitted the sentences of three AIADMK functionaries who were serving life terms for torching a bus in Dharmapuri in February 2000. Three girl students of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) had... read more
Nov 15, 2018 09:02
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami and his deputy O Panneerselvam launched the mouthpiece of AIADMK in Chennai, two months after the logo, website and app for News J were unveiled. read more
Nov 14, 2018 14:28
The ruling AIADMK unveiled a new statue of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa at its headquarters in Chennai on Wednesday, months after the earlier one was criticised for not resembling the former party supremo. read more
Nov 11, 2018 21:12
The allegations, made at a party function at Nilakkottai in Dindigul district Saturday, only spread Sunday when a video of the event emerged. The minister accused both Sasikala and her nephew, TTV Dhinakaran who is now leading a rebel faction of AIA... read more
Nov 10, 2018 00:05
Earlier, AIADMK workers had staged protests across Tamil Nadu outside theatres screening the film, and had even damaged the banners of the movie. read more
Nov 09, 2018 11:44
The AIADMK has been protesting since the Diwali release of the movie with senior AIADMK ministers demanding deletion of the contentious scenes, besides threatening to initiate legal action if the film crew failed to comply, forcing director Murugadoss... read more
Nov 09, 2018 11:43
Reports on Vijay starrer suggested that certain scenes show grinder, mixers and fans being burnt, seen as an obvious reference to the late Jayalalithaa’s flagship schemes of providing these items free of cost, in line with an electoral promise in 20... read more
Nov 08, 2018 19:39
At some movie halls in Coimbatore and Chennai, banners of the film and that of Vijay were damaged allegedly by AIADMK supporters. Some AIADMK workers staged a sit-in at a theatre in Coimbatore seeking a ban on the film. read more
Nov 02, 2018 00:09
In a later, dated October 6, 2016--sent five days after Rao had visited Jayalalithaa at Apollo Hospital in Chennai--Rao writes about the AIADMK leader’s “failing health”, contradicting the official claims that she was “eating idlis” and “doing well”. read more
Oct 25, 2018 19:40
The upcoming polls for the 39 Lok Sabha and the 20 assembly seats means that the ruling party has only a short window to get its act together read more
Oct 25, 2018 10:10
Speaker P Dhanapal had disqualified the MLAs for “voluntarily giving up their memberships” of AIADMK after they had withdrawn support to the E Palaniswami government read more
Oct 20, 2018 07:16
The DMK is hoping to cash in on the “anti-incumbency factor” against the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK), which is also witnessing a tussle of leadership after the death of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa. read more