Category: POLITICS

Sasikala’s lawyer to seek her transfer to Chennai jail 0

Sasikala’s lawyer to seek her transfer from Bengaluru prison to Chennai jail

On February 14, Supreme Court pronounced its verdict on disproportionate assets case and convicted Sasikala and her relatives J Ilavarasi and V N Sudhakaran. Now, jailed AIADMK general secretary, Sasikala’s lawyers are trying to seek...

CM Edappadi K Palaniswami announces shut down of 500 liquor shops 0

CM Palaniswami announces closure of 500 liquor shops in Tamil Nadu

Chennai, February 20: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Monday, February 20 announced the closure of 500 state-run liquor retail outlets. According to NDTV, the announcement was made by Palaniswami in his...

Chairs were flung in TN assembly over secret ballot voting. 0

E Palaniswamy’s government cleared the floor test to win power

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy won the floor test with 122 MLAs in his favor after high drama and violence over secret ballot demand in Tamil Nadu assembly. Former chief minister O Panneerselvam lost his...

Irom Sharmila is contesting against three-time Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh 0

Activist Irom Sharmila’s party raising money through crowdfunding to fight Manipur Elections

Irom Sharmila Chanu, the Manipur activist who ended an epic 16-year fast last year, has taken to online crowdfunding to raise funds for her newly formed party Peoples’ Resurgence and Justice Alliance (PRJA). PRJA...

E Palaniswamy and Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao at Raj Bhavan, Tamil Nadu 0

E Palanisamy appointed as new Tamil Nadu CM

AIADMK’s Edappadi K. Palaniswamy is appointed as Tamil Nadu’s new Chief Minister. He has been handpicked by party Chief VK Sasikala, after her conviction by the Supreme Court in a 21-year-old corruption case. Governor...

UP Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav’s remark on BSP Supremo Mayawati after she said that she would rather be in opposition than form an alliance with BJP. Source Mint 0

BSP may form alliance with BJP: Akhilesh Yadav

Unnao, Uttar Pradesh: Amidst the election heat in Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, was reported saying that the voter in the state should not trust Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) as...

Sasikala's conviction has damaged the legacy of Jayalalithaa
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SC sentences 4 year jail term to Sasikala

On February 14, 2017 the long awaited judgement of Supreme Court arrived to announce V.K. Sasikala, guilty of corruption in disproportionate assets case and sentencing her to a four year jail term, finally deciding...