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Hindustantimes.com
No immediate necessity to float party, says sidelined AIADMK leader Dhinakaranhigh court challenging the validity of AIADMK general council meeting, which ha
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
high court challenging the validity of AIADMK general council meeting, which had annulled the appointment of his aunt VK Sasikala as party interim general secretary, and it was pending, Dhinakaran said. Legal sanction would be sought for... Read more
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The stunning rise of TTV Dhinakaran in Tamil Nadu politics54-year-old leader now appears unfazed by the raft of corruption charges agains
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
54-year-old leader now appears unfazed by the raft of corruption charges against him and his aunt, sidelined AIADMK leader VK Sasikala, who is serving a four-year term in jail. Even the taunts of “Mannargudi mafia”, the name of their ancestral... Read more
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Enter Rajinikanth: Is TN ready for ‘spiritual politics’?the party that MGR founded and Jayalalithaa led after him, is riven by feuding
dna / Posted 14 days ago
the party that MGR founded and Jayalalithaa led after him, is riven by feuding factions. In the run-up to the arrest of VK Sasikala, Jayalalithaa’s confidante and aide, a sordid drama of political intrigue and chicanery unfolded on the vacated... Read more
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16d
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Kamal Haasan slams AIADMK, Dhinakaran over cash-for-vote row in RK Nagar bypollcash. They added that the Rs 20 note would fetch Rs 10,000 from his supporters.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 16 days ago
cash. They added that the Rs 20 note would fetch Rs 10,000 from his supporters. Dhinakaran, the nephew of jailed leader VK Sasikala, won the crucial bypoll by a thumping margin of over 40,000 votes. He defeated his nearest rival E Madhusudhanan... Read more
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18d
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Thalaiva’s threatbypoll, has shown that Tamil Nadu is quite willing to pass on the baton of Jaya
dna / Posted 18 days ago
bypoll, has shown that Tamil Nadu is quite willing to pass on the baton of Jayalalithaa’s legacy to the nephew of her aide VK Sasikala. Add to this welter of political players, another celebrated actor Kamal Haasan had announced his foray into... Read more
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18d
BBC News
Caste splits Tamils over bullfightingan important part of Tamil culture. It is heavily patronised by the powerful "K
BBC News / Posted 18 days ago
an important part of Tamil culture. It is heavily patronised by the powerful "Kallar caste", to which chief minister-elect VK Sasikala belongs. Other landowning intermediate caste groups also enthusiastically participate, many of them bull owners... Read more
22d
Business Standard India
TTV Dhinakaran takes oath as RK Nagar MLA after winning Jayalalithaa's seatAIADMK leader TTV Dinakaran, who won the RK Nagar bye-election, arrives at Prap
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
AIADMK leader TTV Dinakaran, who won the RK Nagar bye-election, arrives at Prappana Agrahara Central Jail to visit his aunt VK Sasikala, in Bengaluru (Photo: PTI) He had on December 24 won the RK Nagar by-polls by a margin of 40,70... Read more
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24d
Hindustantimes.com
Tax dept probes documents at premises linked to Dhinakaran’s relativesdocuments at premises related to recent searches on 187 locations including tho
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 24 days ago
documents at premises related to recent searches on 187 locations including those linked to jailed sidelined AIADMK leader VK Sasikala, whose nephew TTV Dhinakaran recently won the prestigious RK Nagar seat in Chennai. Such premises where the... Read more
24d
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AIADMK upstagedthe party, resulting in the expulsion of nine leaders. Those axed are presumabl
dna / Posted 24 days ago
the party, resulting in the expulsion of nine leaders. Those axed are presumably guilty of conniving with the nephew of VK Sasikala, the deposed leader who was once a close confidante of Jayalalithaa, and is now a ‘political untouchable’. The... Read more
26d
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No Tamil Nadu minister met Jayalalithaa when she was in hospital: Panneerselvamon Monday said no state minister met J Jayalalithaa during her hospitalisation
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 26 days ago
on Monday said no state minister met J Jayalalithaa during her hospitalisation and indicated that only her close aide VK Sasikala and her family had access to the late chief minister. “No minister met Amma (Jayalalithaa),” he told reporters.... Read more
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27d
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RK Nagar bypoll: Result to see state in fresh pol turmoilstate considering the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. The BJP which had helped EPS and OP
dna / Posted 27 days ago
state considering the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. The BJP which had helped EPS and OPS to merge, sidelining Jayalalithaa's aide VK Sasikala and her nephew Dhinakaran, might not have expected such an electoral debacle. BJP leader and Rajya Sabha MP L... Read more
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27d
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RK Nagar bypoll: Embarrased AIADMK alleges 'tacit understanding' between Dhinakaran and DMKDhinakaran, the two leaders said he had earlier been dismissed by Jayalalithaa
dna / Posted 27 days ago
Dhinakaran, the two leaders said he had earlier been dismissed by Jayalalithaa along with other relatives of her confidante VK Sasikala. They also accused him of "betraying" Jayalalithaa even after her death by allegedly joining hands with DMK. They... Read more
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27d
Hindustantimes.com
RK Nagar result: AIADMK alleges Dhinakaran-DMK pact, Stalin rejects chargetwo leaders said he had earlier been expelled from the party by Jayalalithaa al
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 27 days ago
two leaders said he had earlier been expelled from the party by Jayalalithaa along with other relatives of her confidante VK Sasikala. They also accused him of “betraying” Jayalalithaa even after her death by allegedly joining hands with... Read more
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27d
Hindustantimes.com
‘I’m the real successor of Amma,’ claims Dhinakaran after taking lead in RK Nagar bypollbe a veritable springboat for Dhinakaran’s political career which took a beatin
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 27 days ago
be a veritable springboat for Dhinakaran’s political career which took a beating after he was sacked along with his aunt VK Sasikala from the AIADMK in September. Political observers say Dhinakaran’s entry into assembly might intensify the power... Read more
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VK Sasikala, Apollo Hospital's chairman summoned over J Jayalalithaa's deaththe circumstances leading to the death of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Ja
dna / Posted 28 days ago
the circumstances leading to the death of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, on Friday summoned her aide VK Sasikala, Apollo Hospital's Chairman Pratap Reddy and executive vice chairperson Preetha Reddy two days after a video of... Read more
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29d
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Post 2G and Adarsh reliefs to Congress, Arvind Kejriwal is not a happy manand subsequent acquittal in the disproportionate assets case in 2014-15. After
dna / Posted 29 days ago
and subsequent acquittal in the disproportionate assets case in 2014-15. After Jayalalithaa’s death last year, the Supreme Court in February this year upheld the conviction in the assets case and jailed her close aide VK Sasikala and tw... Read more
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2G spectrum case verdict helps boost morale of resurgent DMK in Tamil Nadugovernment which is reduced to a minority government after the disqualification
dna / Posted 29 days ago
government which is reduced to a minority government after the disqualification of its 18 rebel MLAs owing allegiance to VK Sasikala-TTV Dinakaran faction. Once the Madras High Court decides on the petitions filed by the disqualified MLAs, the... Read more
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