October 29, 2021 12:40 pm
The visit is considered significant as Sasikala enjoys sizeable support from the Thevar community. If the party heads for a vertical split, it is believed that the 'caste card' might prove useful
October 17, 2021 8:44 pm
Sasikala said that it was time to unite for the sake of the party and the welfare of the people.
October 17, 2021 9:10 am
Sasikala's last visit to the memorial was in 2017, before surrendering herself as a convict in the disproportionate assets case. She had then taken a vow by hitting the marble slabs of the memorial.
April 06, 2021 1:19 am
She was sad about it and legal action would be initiated against the official responsible, Sasikala's legal counsel said.
February 03, 2021 6:11 pm
AMMK general secretary TTV Dhinakaran, who visited Madurai earlier today to attend a family event of his party functionary, said cadres and the general public are waiting to provide a rousing welcome to ‘Chinamma’ (Sasikala) on her return to Chennai.
January 27, 2021 9:24 pm
While her travel back to Chennai could still be a few days away as she is under treatment for Covid-19, speculations have already begun on the moves that may be afoot on the state’s political chess board with the return of ‘Chinnamma’.
January 08, 2021 10:04 pm
In one such public meeting, the junior Stalin made a derogatory remark against the CM, drawing flak from the ruling AIADMK as well as political observers.
June 29, 2019 4:02 pm
Dhinakaran and his aunt VK Sasikala were suspended from AIADMK after Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and deputy CM O Pannerselvam merged their factions in 2017.
October 06, 2018 10:33 pm
While referring to the instance of the deputy chief minister voting against the chief minister in last year's no-confidence motion, Dhinakaran remarked that Panneerselvam has a 'tendency to betray'.
March 20, 2018 1:57 pm
Sasikala was jailed in February 2017 after the Supreme Court found her guilty in a Rs 66.6 crore disproportionate assets case and sentenced her to four years in prison. She was last granted parole on October 7, 2017, to visit Natarajan when he underwent simultaneous liver and kidney transplants.
June 22, 2020 7:11 pm