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AA Edit | Curtains for Sasikala in AIADMK

Things are unlikely to change for the wannabe politician Sasikala

07 Dec 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Jaya probe was shoddy, its results will not stick

Could the commission have not cleared its doubts by speaking to her directly on her role?

20 Oct 2022 1:27 AM

Amma refused to visit hospital, regained senses in ambulance: Sasikala

In an affidavit filed before probe panel, Sasikala narrated what transpired at Jayalalithaa’s home before she was hospitalised.

21 Mar 2018 10:29 AM

Shooting stars or lode stars?

Kamal Haasan has not shown intimate knowledge of problems like Cauvery water.

04 Mar 2018 12:12 AM

Supreme Court frowns over convicts heading political parties

At present, the EC has the power only to recognise a political party but not to de-recognise it.

13 Feb 2018 2:01 AM


Bypoll bombshell: Hospital video of Jaya sets off row

Understandably, the ruling AIADMK was rattled with the Jaya video release as it could help T.T.V. in the byelection.

21 Dec 2017 2:15 AM

Cash-for-votes mars bypoll

The EC’s task got more complicated with the release of a video purportedly showing Jayalalithaa during her treatment in hospital.

21 Dec 2017 1:31 AM

Sasikala ’s family responsible for raids: Tamil Nadu CM

Edappadi Palaniswami on Saturday squarely blamed the ‘Mannargudi Family’ for the raids at a bungalow.

19 Nov 2017 6:34 AM

Intention of raids on Sasikala & Co above board

The timing of the current raids could be subject to interpretation but not their intent and purpose of exposing graft.

11 Nov 2017 12:47 AM

Jayalalithaa treatment: Ministers give varying versions

Commercial taxes minister K.C. Veeramani too spoke in much the same way as colleagues Sreenivasan and Natarajan.

27 Sep 2017 3:05 AM


TN min apologises, says they lied about Jayalalithaa's health fearing Sasikala

After prolonged treatment for infection and other complications, Jayalalithaa had died of a heart attack on December 5 last year.

23 Sep 2017 6:37 PM

VK Sasikala may be ousted as AIADMK general secretary

A steering committee, to be headed by deputy chief minister O. Panneerselvam, is also expected to be appointed at the meeting.

12 Sep 2017 1:56 AM

SC dismisses VK Sasikala's plea seeking review of her conviction in DA case

VK Sasikala has been lodged in Bengaluru central jail since Feb when the SC convicted her in a DA case.

23 Aug 2017 5:27 PM

Video: Footage shows Sasikala entering jail in civilian clothes

The video has now been handed over to the Anti-Corruption Bureau of the Karnataka police for further investigation.

21 Aug 2017 11:53 AM

AIADMK merger: Desirable step

Sasikala, the late J. Jayalalithaa’s long-time confidante, and her nephew T.T.V. Dhinakaran is a very desirable step.

12 Aug 2017 12:24 AM


Sasikala jail bribery charge: Two top jail officials transferred

DIG Roopa Moudgil transferred and posted as Commissioner for Traffic and Road Safety.

18 Jul 2017 4:17 AM

Top cops in war of words

With CM Siddaramaiah promising a probe into the allegations, Sasikala’s lawyer Ashokan also described the report as “baseless”.

14 Jul 2017 2:10 AM

Special kitchen for Sasikala: Karnataka CM orders probe

Siddaramaiah vows action after probe on allegations of bribe to jailers.

14 Jul 2017 2:05 AM

Jail report says Sasikala paid bribe of Rs 2 cr to prison staff for VIP care

The report also said that there was a separate kitchen set up for Sasikala in the prison, which is against the rules.

13 Jul 2017 12:19 PM

Jaya’s nephew, niece fight it out for Poes Garden

She also charged that Jayalalitha had been killed by her long-time aide V.K. Sasikala and that her brother, Deepak, had joined her for “money”.

12 Jun 2017 1:38 AM