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Dharmendra on working with Jayalalithaa in her only Hindi film: 'She was dignified, graceful and quiet'

Tamil Nadu's Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's death shocked actor Dharmendra, who was the leading man in the only film Jayalalithaa did in Bollywood. The actor speaks about the film Izzat and its leading lady.

Victory for populism

Tamil Nadu has a new government. But will it have new governance?


Win it like Jayalalithaa

A divided opposition and the perception of the DMK as a tainted party helped the AIADMK win Tamil Nadu.

Jaya to meet Governor today, swearing-in likely on May 23

The date will be formally announced by the governor on Saturday.

In Tamil Nadu, campaign shifts to final gear

Several opinion polls have given a slight edge to arch-rivals DMK in what is expected to be a closely fought election, and AIADMK leaders are hoping that Jayalalithaa’s letter will turn out to be a wake-up call for party functionaries.

In TN, Rahul Gandhi invokes Kamaraj, slams Jayalalithaa

Rahul Gandhi attacked the Jayalalithaa government for being 'least bothered about the problems of lower class'.


Rear View: One vote short

Vajpayee’s government came agonisingly lose to survival in 1999.

Jaya and associates only amassed a 'relatively small' sum of Rs 2.82 crore: Karnataka HC

High Court also found fault with assessment that Jayalalithaa spent Rs 3 crore on the wedding of Sudhakaran where musicians A R Rahman and Mandolin Srinivas were among the performers.

AIADMK chief Jayalalitha discharged from 18-year old tax case

The cases were filed against Jayalalithaa and others in 1996 and 1997 for not filing income tax returns.

Tamil actress Maya attempts suicide for J Jayalalitha

Tamil actress Maya attempted suicide in front of police commissioner's office to protest the arrest of J Jayalalitha.

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Today in pics: Delhi girl Jahnvi's mother addresses a press conference

Jahnvi, who went missing from India Gate last week was found in West Delhi's Janakpuri area on Sunday.

Tamizh Talkies

From Jayalalithaa speakers blaring out Stalin’s ‘leonine gait’ to BJP bikers waving ‘Vaiko’ flags, EP UNNY captures a slice of Tamil Nadu’s political terrain.


IE 100: Modi, Rahul and others in top 50

The Indian Express presents the most powerful Indians of the year 2013.