Tag: J Jayalalitha

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  • Reprieve after death

    Reprieve after death

    The Tamil Nadu government of Eddapadi Palaniswamy has submitted a memorandum to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to confer the Bharat Ratna on Jayalalitha!

    February 4, 2019
  • TN CM under probe

    TN CM under probe

    The Tamil Nadu government has become so insouciant that Chief Minister Eddapady Panneerselvam refuses to step down even after the Madras High Court ordered the CBI to inquire into irregularities in the tender process followed by the State highways department, a portfolio held by him. The AIADMK has been heading a government without majority support …

    October 29, 2018
  • Friendless in TN

    Friendless in TN

    The hopes of the BJP forging a pre-election alliance in Tamil Nadu with a major Dravidian party came crumbling down when MK Stalin, unanimously elected president of the DMK on 28 August, said in his maiden speech that his top priority would be to throw out the government of Narendra Modi at the Centre which …

    September 1, 2018
  • Two Leaves’ twirl

    Two Leaves’ twirl

    The ‘Two Leaves’ election symbol of the AIADMK founded by MG Ramachandran and inherited by J Jayalalitha has been allotted to an entity called ‘AIADMK (APTA)’ formed by the ‘shotgun’ merger of two AIADMK factions, one led by O Panneerselvam called the AIADMK (Puratchi Thalaivi Amma) and the other called AIADMK (Amma) led by Edappadi …

    November 26, 2017
  • Election Commission freezes AIADMK’s symbol

    Election Commission freezes AIADMK’s symbol

    The Election Commission tonight issued an interim order freezing the 'two leaves' election symbol of AIADMK, saying both the rival camps cannot use the party symbol as well as its name for the prestigious R K Nagar assembly bypoll. After a day-long hearing here, the Commission said since there is little time available with it to issue …

    March 22, 2017