Jayalalithaa

Timelines
Kangana to host her brother's destination wedding in Udaipur

08 Nov 2020

Kangana to host her brother's destination wedding in Udaipur

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut said this morning that she is headed for Udaipur where she is hosting her brother Aksht's wedding.

Kangana opens up about undergoing physical transformation for 'Thalaivi'

04 Nov 2020

Kangana opens up about undergoing physical transformation for 'Thalaivi'

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut seldom shies from nailing her onscreen characters to perfection.

Kangana begins training for her action films 'Tejas,' 'Dhaakad'

16 Oct 2020

Kangana begins training for her action films 'Tejas,' 'Dhaakad'

Actor Kangana Ranaut, who recently wrapped up shooting for Thalaivi, has returned to her hometown Manali and begun training for her upcoming action movies.

Kanimozhi sparks language debate, Congress supports her, BJP smells campaign

10 Aug 2020

Kanimozhi sparks language debate, Congress supports her, BJP smells campaign

With a tweet on Sunday, Lok Sabha MP from Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu, Kanimozhi sparked a heated conversation surrounding language and attempted to slam the BJP-led Centre for imposing Hindi across the nation.

Sets of Kangana Ranaut's 'Thalaivi' could be destroyed

27 Apr 2020

Sets of Kangana Ranaut's 'Thalaivi' could be destroyed

Actress Kangana Ranaut's ambitious biopic on former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa was all set to arrive in theaters this June.

Kangana Ranaut opens up about her drug-addiction phase

30 Mar 2020

Kangana Ranaut opens up about her drug-addiction phase

Kangana Ranaut, who is currently at her home in Himachal Pradesh amid the ongoing nationwide lockdown, has been regularly sharing videos with her fans, revealing her spiritual and intellectual side.

Rajinikanth says he never wanted to be Tamil Nadu's CM

12 Mar 2020

Rajinikanth says he never wanted to be Tamil Nadu's CM

Superstar Rajinikanth on Thursday announced that he never wanted to be the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu but wants to bring change in the political discourse.

Kangana to lose 20 kilos in two months. Here's why

05 Mar 2020

Kangana to lose 20 kilos in two months. Here's why

When she takes up a role, Kangana Ranaut leaves no stone unturned to get into the skin of the character.

'Tejas': Kangana Ranaut's first look as IAF pilot out

17 Feb 2020

'Tejas': Kangana Ranaut's first look as IAF pilot out

Kangana Ranaut's first look from her forthcoming film Tejas is out.

Kangana undergoes "suffocating" prosthetic session for Jayalalithaa's biopic, 'Thalaivi'

21 Sep 2019

Kangana undergoes "suffocating" prosthetic session for Jayalalithaa's biopic, 'Thalaivi'

Kangana Ranaut is all set for her upcoming project, a political biopic, Thalaivi.

'Dhaakad' is in the same space as 'Resident Evil': Kangana

12 Sep 2019

'Dhaakad' is in the same space as 'Resident Evil': Kangana

After impressing audiences with her leadership qualities in Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi, Kangana Ranaut is all set to take over the action avatar for Dhaakad.

Kangana on Jayalalithaa: I admire her for her strength, valor

04 Aug 2019

Kangana on Jayalalithaa: I admire her for her strength, valor

Kangana Ranaut is all set to essay the role of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa in her biopic Thalaivi and she can't stop gushing about the late politician.

After Kangana Ranaut, Kajol to play Jayalalithaa in another biopic?

13 Apr 2019

After Kangana Ranaut, Kajol to play Jayalalithaa in another biopic?

When Kangana Ranaut was roped in for a biopic on late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, it created ripples and became the talk of the town.

Not Kangana, Vidya Balan was first choice for Jayalalithaa biopic

06 Apr 2019

Not Kangana, Vidya Balan was first choice for Jayalalithaa biopic

Recently, Kangana Ranaut grabbed headlines after she was roped in to play former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa in a biopic.

After 'Lakshmi's NTR', Ram Gopal Varma announces biopic on Sasikala

02 Apr 2019

After 'Lakshmi's NTR', Ram Gopal Varma announces biopic on Sasikala

It's just been three days since director Ram Gopal Varma's recent directorial Lakshmi's NTR hit the screens.

On her birthday, Kangana announces her next, a Jayalalithaa biopic

23 Mar 2019

On her birthday, Kangana announces her next, a Jayalalithaa biopic

After basking in the tremendous success of her period film, Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi, Kangana Ranaut finally announced her next project.

Sasikala is enjoying VIP-treatment in prison, has 5 rooms, cook

21 Jan 2019

Sasikala is enjoying VIP-treatment in prison, has 5 rooms, cook

VK Sasikala, the live-in aide of former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, is enjoying many privileges in Central Prison, Bengaluru, an RTI inquiry has found.

Jayalalithaa's Apollo hospital bill includes Rs. 1.17 cr for food/beverages

19 Dec 2018

Jayalalithaa's Apollo hospital bill includes Rs. 1.17 cr for food/beverages

Apollo Hospital, where AIADMK leader and former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa was hospitalized, submitted the hospital bill to Justice Arumughasamy Commission on Tuesday which shows dues to the tune of Rs. 44 lakh are still unsettled.

#SarkarRow: Murugadoss granted anticipatory bail, agrees to cut 'objectionable scenes'

09 Nov 2018

#SarkarRow: Murugadoss granted anticipatory bail, agrees to cut 'objectionable scenes'

On Friday, Madras HC accepted the anticipatory bail plea filed by 'Sarkar' director AR Murugadoss, granting him protection from arrest till November 27.

Biopic on Jayalalithaa to be launched on this date

16 Aug 2018

Biopic on Jayalalithaa to be launched on this date

The trend of biopics continues to be on the rise and next real-life personality to be immortalized on screen is former Tamil Nadu CM, J Jayalalithaa.

Karunanidhi: 5 facts about Kalaignar, the sun of DMK

07 Aug 2018

Karunanidhi: 5 facts about Kalaignar, the sun of DMK

DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi passed away on Tuesday at Chennai's Kauvery Hospital, sending his sea of followers across the country in deep mourning.

Bigg Boss: Kamal Haasan under fire for allegedly defaming Jayalalithaa

03 Aug 2018

Bigg Boss: Kamal Haasan under fire for allegedly defaming Jayalalithaa

Kamal Haasan, the host of 'Bigg Boss Tamil' is in hot water over his remarks on dictators.

'Jayalalithaa was never pregnant': TN government denies claims by 'daughter'

25 Jul 2018

'Jayalalithaa was never pregnant': TN government denies claims by 'daughter'

The Tamil Nadu government told Madras High Court on Tuesday that the deceased Chief Minister of the state, Jayalalithaa, was never pregnant in her life.

Apollo Hospital room where Jayalalithaa was admitted to be inspected

14 Jul 2018

Apollo Hospital room where Jayalalithaa was admitted to be inspected

The room at Chennai's Apollo Hospitals where late AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa was hospitalized in Dec'16 will be inspected on July 29 by the counsel representing the one-man panel probing her death and those from the side of her aide VK Sasikala.

Relief for AIADMK-government: Madras HC delivers split-verdict on MLAs' disqualification

14 Jun 2018

Relief for AIADMK-government: Madras HC delivers split-verdict on MLAs' disqualification

The Madras HC failed to deliver a unanimous verdict on the disqualification of 18 AIADMK MLAs last year.

Jayalalithaa's voice-note, hand-written diet menu, released by probe panel

27 May 2018

Jayalalithaa's voice-note, hand-written diet menu, released by probe panel

The probe panel, investigating former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's death, released a voice note to the media, where she said blood pressure of 140/80 was normal for her.

Tamil Nadu: Folk singer arrested for criticizing PM in song

13 Apr 2018

Tamil Nadu: Folk singer arrested for criticizing PM in song

Tamil folk singer Kovan was arrested on Friday in Tiruchirappalli for singing a song which criticized BJP, PM Modi, and VHP rath yatra.

Sasikala expected to return to Bengaluru prison by today evening

31 Mar 2018

Sasikala expected to return to Bengaluru prison by today evening

AIADMK leader Sasikala is expected to return to Bengaluru prison by today evening, three days before her 15-day parole ends.

Jayalalithaa had refused to go to hospital: Sasikala

22 Mar 2018

Jayalalithaa had refused to go to hospital: Sasikala

In a 55-page affidavit submitted before Justice A. Arumughaswamy Commission, jailed AIADMK leader VK Sasikala recounted the events leading to former TN CM Jayalalithaa's death.

Women's Day:  Let's look at India's powerful women politicians

08 Mar 2018

Women's Day: Let's look at India's powerful women politicians

Though women in India are worshipped, the political-class has never been keen on sharing power with women.

Of superstardom and controversies: Lesser-known facts about Sridevi

25 Feb 2018

Of superstardom and controversies: Lesser-known facts about Sridevi

Bollywood superstar Sridevi, known for films like Chandni, Sadma, Mr. India and Himmatwala, unexpectedly passed away in Dubai late on Saturday.

PM Modi to launch Amma Two-wheeler scheme in Chennai tomorrow

23 Feb 2018

PM Modi to launch Amma Two-wheeler scheme in Chennai tomorrow

PM Modi will be visiting Chennai on Saturday to mark the inauguration of the AIADMK government's ambitious scheme of providing 50 per cent subsidy to working women to buy two-wheelers.

Jayalalithaa's portrait in TN Assembly; DMK moves court for removal

12 Feb 2018

Jayalalithaa's portrait in TN Assembly; DMK moves court for removal

The unveiling of the portrait of Former CM Jayalalithaa in TN assembly created ripples in the state's already disturbed political scenario.

Ahead of 2019 Elections, why are BJP's allies upset?

06 Feb 2018

Ahead of 2019 Elections, why are BJP's allies upset?

BJP may be witnessing anti-incumbency, especially evident in its total-washout in Rajasthan by-elections and Gujarat elections' low seat-share.

Gutkha scam: Secret letter to Jayalalithaa recovered from Sasikala's room

13 Jan 2018

Gutkha scam: Secret letter to Jayalalithaa recovered from Sasikala's room

In a startling revelation, Income Tax Department told the Madras HC that a secret letter, regarding the multi-crore gutkha scam, sent to late Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa on 2 Sep'16 was found in Sasikala's room in Veda Nilayam at Poes Garden.

All about Amma TV, Namathu Amma: AIADMK's new mouthpieces

05 Jan 2018

All about Amma TV, Namathu Amma: AIADMK's new mouthpieces

Without any mouthpiece of its own, Tamil Nadu's ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) will soon launch a Tamil newspaper, Namathu Amma, and a television channel that is likely to be called Amma TV.

BJP: Rajinikanth will be part of NDA for 2019 elections!

01 Jan 2018

BJP: Rajinikanth will be part of NDA for 2019 elections!

In-fighting and lack of governance in AIADMK has hit BJP's TN plans. They were reportedly responsible for orchestrating the Panneerselvam-Palaniswami merger to gain inroads in TN.

Rajinikanth finally confirms his own political party before assembly elections

31 Dec 2017

Rajinikanth finally confirms his own political party before assembly elections

Rajinikanth had promised to break the suspense over his political plans on New Year's eve, and he didn't disappoint.

#ThatWas2017: Modi's consolidation to Rahul's makeover, Indian politics didn't disappoint!

30 Dec 2017

#ThatWas2017: Modi's consolidation to Rahul's makeover, Indian politics didn't disappoint!

Like a Hindi blockbuster, there is never a dull moment in Indian politics.

Will he, won't he? Rajinikanth's political-plans to be known soon

26 Dec 2017

Will he, won't he? Rajinikanth's political-plans to be known soon

Rumors about Rajinikanth's entry into politics have made the rounds since long, but we'll finally have an answer on December 31, when the superstar himself makes a formal announcement.