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  India   All India  06 Dec 2016

India, All india, 06 Dec 2016

Bishop Cotton School remembers its 'brilliant student' Jayalalithaa

Studying in the school for six years from 1952-58, Jayalalithaa was not only an outstanding student, but an excellent athlete as well.

06 Dec 2016 8:23 PM

Jagdish Singh Khehar to be the next Chief Justice of India

CJI TS Thakur, who will be demitting office on Jan. 3, 2017, wrote a letter on Tuesday recommending the name of Justice Khehar.

06 Dec 2016 7:56 PM

Jaya talked about her celebrity crushes on 'Rendezvous with Simi Garewal'

The interview served as one of the few windows into the life of the reclusive Iron Lady of Tamil Nadu.

06 Dec 2016 7:31 PM

Jaya's supporters shave heads to mourn death of their beloved Amma

Gloomy faces, tear dried skin were visible as they sat on the chairs to get their hair tonsured.

06 Dec 2016 5:40 PM

Tamil Nadu's beloved Jayalalithaa buried next to mentor MGR

Jayalalithaa’s close aide Sasikala Natarajan performed the last rites of former chief minister of Tamil Nadu.

06 Dec 2016 4:52 PM


Booze session photo on Facebook lands 5 friends in jail

The five have been booked under new Excise Act and forwarded to jail.

06 Dec 2016 4:33 PM

Bombay HC directs installing VC facility in all Maharashtra courts

Out of 2200 courts in the state video conference facilities have not been installed in 248 courts due to certain difficulties.

06 Dec 2016 4:13 PM

In Lucknow, Mayawati launches broadside at BJP, RSS, Congress

The BSP supremo further said the people will not be influenced by BJP's tactics.

06 Dec 2016 3:24 PM

Panneerselvam breaks down as PM pays floral tributes to Jayalalithaa

The atmosphere was surcharged as Modi, amid tight security, walked into Rajaji Hall, where the AIADMK supremo's body is lying in state.

06 Dec 2016 3:00 PM

Jaya's wall of support Sasikala remains by her side even in death

Incidentally, Jayalalithaa had twice fallen out with Sasikala a few years ago for alleged anti-party activities.

06 Dec 2016 1:46 PM


President Mukherjee pays tribute to Jayalalithaa

President Mukherjee earlier said that Jayalalithaa was a fighter who fought till her last breath against cruelty and suffering.

06 Dec 2016 12:09 PM

Firecracker Association challenges SC order banning crackers in Delhi

The Supreme Court is also mulling on the decision of imposing a national ban on manufacture of fireworks.

06 Dec 2016 11:59 AM

Jayalalithaa funeral: All govt offices in TN to remain closed today

A Government Order (GO) said the notified public holiday will apply to all state government offices, undertakings, corporations and boards.

06 Dec 2016 11:47 AM

Security in Ayodhya tightened for Babri Masjid demolition anniversary

Security in Ayodhya was tightened on Monday with the deployment of 10 extra companies of paramilitary forces.

06 Dec 2016 11:32 AM

Once a tea seller, CM Paneerselvam is Jaya’s Man Friday

A grim-faced Panneerselvam, who was also seen sporting a beard, was sworn in around 1.15 am on Tuesday by Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao.

06 Dec 2016 11:14 AM


India will always be thankful to Ambedkar for his service: Modi

Later on Tuesday, lakhs of people are expected to converge at Chaitya Bhoomi, where Ambedkar's ashes have been interred.

06 Dec 2016 10:44 AM

Jaya's health began to decline after 2014 imprisonment: report

During her imprisonment in a DA case in 2014, Jayalalithaa refused to meet doctors or share her medical prescriptions.

06 Dec 2016 9:37 AM

'Loudmouth' Giriraj Singh should be responsible with his words: CPI(M)

He reminded that the idea of 'nasbandi' wasn't received very well in the past and everyone saw its results during the Emergency period.

06 Dec 2016 8:44 AM

31 cabinet ministers take oath after Panneerselvam elected TN CM

The Cabinet Ministers were administered oath of office by Tamil Nadu Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao at Raj Bhawan.

06 Dec 2016 7:46 AM

Jayalalithaa's funeral: Modi consoles new CM, Sasikala

Jayalalithaa’s body was taken to Rajaji Hall in Chennai early on Tuesday, for people to pay last respects to her.

06 Dec 2016 6:48 AM