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‘Sasikala as CM’ call gets louder

After Mr Uthayakumar announced that Ms Sasikala was the “natural successor” to late Jayalalithaa as chief minister.

19 Dec 2016 7:26 AM

Sasikala versus Sasikala: Twist in AIADMK saga

To contest the election for the post of general-secretary, one must have been a primary member of the party continuously for five years.

17 Dec 2016 1:46 AM

Cyclone Vardha: Politics on hold, relief gets priority

AIADMK, DMK defer plans for organisational revamp.

13 Dec 2016 3:39 AM

Rajinikanth spends quiet birthday to mourn Amma’s demise

The actor had last week asked his fans not to celebrate his birthday on account of Jayalalithaa's death.

13 Dec 2016 1:23 AM

Learning to listen

In the musical tradition that I grew up with, listening to music was the corner stone of the pedagogy in force.

12 Dec 2016 6:42 AM


Cop in Tamil Nadu resigns to build Jayalalithaa shrine

The head constable said Jayalalithaa was his idol since his college days and described her as his mother.

11 Dec 2016 1:38 PM

470 die of grief following Jayalalithaa's demise: AIADMK

'Rs 3 lakh aid will be given to each families,' the ruling AIADMK said.

11 Dec 2016 12:26 PM

280 died of ‘shock’ over Jayalalithaa’s death: AIADMK

The party condoled their death and announced a welfare fund of Rs 3 lakh each to families of the deceased.

11 Dec 2016 2:10 AM

360 Degree: TN’s dictatorial diva

The suave and soft spoken, yet mercurial and authoritative J. Jayalalithaa is gone.

11 Dec 2016 1:51 AM

Succession struggle in political parties

Political parties are not very good at succession planning.

11 Dec 2016 12:15 AM


After Amma: Motherless in Tamil Nadu

Isolated and remote, cut off from her biological family, Jayalalithaa was married to politics and politics alone.

10 Dec 2016 12:47 AM

No birthday celebrations for bereaved Shotgun

The actor, who is still recovering from his mother’s loss, doesn’t understand the hoopla around birthdays.

10 Dec 2016 12:08 AM

Marina Beach memorial for Jayalalithaa by February

They chose to bury her inside the MGR memorial to ensure that party loyalists would continue to come in droves to pay their respects.

09 Dec 2016 1:47 AM

Jayalalithaa enjoyed Tiger’s batting: Sharmila Tagore

The yesteryear actress revealed that Jayalalithaa was also a big fan of the former’s husband, late Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi.

09 Dec 2016 12:12 AM

Why India’s poor are still devoted to ‘God-like’ leaders

While the idea of deifying a living person is idolatrous for South Asia’s Muslims, India’s Hindus often elevate heroes to God-like status.

08 Dec 2016 3:04 AM


Cho Ramaswamy: An outspoken satirist, who stressed on dialogue

Cho was known more as a popular comedian, actor and playwright than as lawyer.

08 Dec 2016 1:43 AM

Cho Ramaswamy passes away two days after close friend Jayalalithaa

Cho had been suffering from acute breathing problem for a very long time and was shifted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the hospital.

08 Dec 2016 1:38 AM

Harvard student's post on Jaya goes viral

The post highlights incidents like Jayalalithaa pushing MGR's wife to the sidelines at his funeral.

07 Dec 2016 2:26 PM

Chennai Test on track, says Tamil Nadu Cricket Association

TNCA secretary Kasi Viswanathan said: “The state mourning period gets over December 12, while the Test starts only four days after that.

07 Dec 2016 5:53 AM

Jayalalithaa was a fan of Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi: Sharmila Tagore

She was also a fan of former captain Nari Contractor and she had disclosed it in an interview with actress and TV show host Simi Garewal.

07 Dec 2016 5:52 AM