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VK Sasikala, two others move apex court

They argued that once the main accused died, the charges against them will not survive independently.

04 May 2017 5:59 AM

Jayalalitha’s ex-driver killed in accident

The SP said four persons have been held and hunt is on for five more.

30 Apr 2017 3:28 AM

Dacoits strike Jaya’s estate, guard killed

They put a plaster on his mouth, strangulated his neck and hung his body upside down using a rope in a tree nearby.

25 Apr 2017 7:02 AM

TTV Dhinakaran steps aside in 'interest of AIADMK'

The sidelined AIADMK leader also said he would have to consult Sasikala before making a decision on quiiting the party.

19 Apr 2017 12:27 PM

Jayalalithaa’s party dumps Sasikala clan, OPS camp wins

The decision came four days after leaders told Mr Dhinakaran — accused of trying to bribe EC officials — to keep off the party.

19 Apr 2017 1:38 AM


TTV Dhinakaran back in Chennai, welcomes idea of AIADMK merger

Ministers K Sengottiyan and Srinivasan met Dhinakaran, who returned to Chennai after reportedly meeting party chief Sasikala in Bengaluru.

18 Apr 2017 1:26 PM

Merger discussions: All you need to know about AIADMK’s tussle

This comes after state Finance Minister D. Jayakumar on Monday hinted at the possibility of a merger between the two groups.

18 Apr 2017 12:54 PM

FIR on Sasikala’s nephew for bid to bribe EC

Dhinakaran denied all charges and vowed to fight the case legally.

18 Apr 2017 12:28 AM

TN: Deputy ADMK chief TTV Dinakaran booked for trying to bribe EC

Dhinakaran's alleged middleman was arrested on Sunday night. Rs 50 crores were to be paid to Election Commission as bribe.

17 Apr 2017 10:17 AM

Election Commission freezes AIADMK symbol till byelection

Sasikala’s counsels said she enjoys the support of majority of party delegates, MPs and MLAs and hence has a right over the symbol.

23 Mar 2017 6:13 AM


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10 Mar 2017 12:10 AM

Election Commission rejects AIADMK reply on Sasikala

The poll body said that a response should be submitted by Sasikala herself and it should come in by March 10.

04 Mar 2017 4:07 AM

Sasikala was elected gen secy by seniors including OPS: AIADMK leader

Citing the example of Lalu Yadav, Navaneethakrishnan said there was no bar for Sasikala to continue as General Secretary.

02 Mar 2017 4:57 PM

'Will remain backdoor man': Sasikala's husband won't leave AIADMK

Natarjan also hit out at dissident leader O Panneerselvam while stating that 'no one' can destroy the party.

24 Feb 2017 5:29 PM

Extra 13 month jail term for Sasikala if Rs 10 crore not paid

AIADMK leader not getting special treatment in jail: Cops

22 Feb 2017 6:26 AM


TN CM Palanisamy's name on Wikipedia edited to 'Sasikala's Slave'

The name was edited after Palaniswami took oath as Tamil Nadu CM.

19 Feb 2017 1:03 PM

Testing times for OPS

More threats, hostility and uncertainty are on the way for O. Panneerselvam, with rivals likely to up the ante in the days ahead.

19 Feb 2017 2:06 AM

‘I blame Amma for the crisis... She did not create second-rung leaders’

Sasikala was Jayalalithaa’s close confidante but that does not mean she can rule Tamil Nadu, says Ila Ganesan.

19 Feb 2017 12:24 AM

TN CM wins trust vote, democracy loses

The Legislative Assembly, considered a temple of democracy, was defiled by the aggressive acts of DMK.

19 Feb 2017 12:19 AM

Sasikala's vow has been fulfilled: TN CM Palanisami on winning confidence vote

He was apparently referring to Sasikala's earlier assertion that Jayalalithaa's government would continue in the state.

18 Feb 2017 8:00 PM