Ms. Sasikala was born in a hamlet named Thiruthuraipoondi in the composite Thanjavur district in 1957. The turning point in her life came when she married M. Natarajan, then an official with the State Department of Information and Public Relations, in 1973. The Hindu, 3 weeks ago
: In a day of fast-paced developments, a sense of shock and surprise prevailed at the State Secretariat in Fort St George on Wednesday afternoon when Income Tax sleuths landed at the seat of power to search the office of the Chief Secretary P. Rama Mohana ...The Hindu, 2 months ago
The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) plans to conduct heritage walks at Fort. St. George once the Army vacates the premises. Talks are already on between the armed forces and the ASI, a source in the ASI told The Hindu .The Hindu, 2 months ago
Tamil Nadu’s bureaucracy, regarded in certain quarters as resilient, knows how to adapt itself to the imminent change of guard at Fort St. George, the seat of power of the State government — this is...The Hindu, 2 weeks ago
On a day when her companion of close to a quarter century was anointed her successor, Rediff.com's A Ganesh Nadar visits J Jayalalithaa's memorial on Marina Beach two months after her death. IMAGE: The Jayalalithaa memorial. All Photographs: A Ganesh Nadar/Rediff.com A couple of hours after her companion of close to 25 years was anointed her successor at Fort St George, the seat of Tamil Nadu's government in Chennai, J Jayalalithaa's samadhi on Marina Beach was packed with people from ...Rediff.com, 2 weeks ago
Sasikala Natarajan formally takes charge as AIADMK general secy, says 'will carry Amma's legacy forward'
Chennai : Sasikala Natarajan, a close aide of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalithaa on Saturday said she would carry forward former chief minister Jayalalithaa's legacy. Taking charge as AIADMK general secretary, Natarajan broke down while talking ...Sify, 1 month ago Will carry Jayalalithaa's legacy forward, says Sasikala Natarajan Sify, 1 month ago
Amid chants of ‘Chinnamma Vazhagai’ by thousands of supporters, V K Sasikala on Saturday took charge as All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam general secretary, the top party post. “Amma (Jayalalithaa) is always in my heart,” an emotionally charged Sasikala said after assuming charge, adding she had been with Jayalalithaa for party meetings for over 33 years and that the AIADMK will continue to rule for many years. She very subtly wiped tears as she said, “My ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago New AIADMK chief Sasikala breaks down while addressing party workers Rediff.com, 1 month ago
It has been a turbulent time for politics in Tamil Nadu since the death of AIADMK’s leader and Chief Minister Jayalalithaa. Just fortnight after her death, the Income Tax department raided an AIADMK functionary, Sekhar Reddy . An influential sand mining ...Sify, 1 month ago US based AIADMK, Tamilian groups pay tributes to Jayalalithaa Sify, 2 months ago
In private, AIADMK spokespersons say that the raid on Chief Secretary P Ramamohana Rao might be aimed at weakening the AIADMK, and demotivating the party from selecting/electing J Jayalalithaa's confidante, Sasikala Natarajan, as her successor -- first as party head then possibly in the government, says N Sathiya Moorthy. The recent income tax raid on incumbent Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary P Ramamohana Rao has flagged more questions than answers. Earlier there was the well-published ...Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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