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The Queen, MGR, Jayalalithaa

What a novel inspired by Jayalalithaa and mentor MGR aims to achieve

Author Anita Sivakumaran's The Queen reimagines their story with detail and drama.

POLITICS

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O Panneerselvam, Jayalalithaa, Sasikala, Tamil Nadu

After taking over Poes Garden and AIADMK, Sasikala family now eyes Jayalalithaa's constituency

Sasikala's nephew TTV Dinakaran will contest the by-election to RK Nagar, the seat now vacant after Amma's death.

POLITICS

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Tamil Nadu, AIADMK, Jayalalithaa

Now that Jaya's health details are public, will AIADMK admit it lied?

The Tamil Nadu government was rather imaginative in the manner it misled the people.

POLITICS

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Jayalalithaa, AIADMK, Sasikala, Women politicians

Why India is home to few of the most corrupt women politicians

Absence of family interests does not guarantee sage-like asceticism free of the need to amass wealth, as seen in the DA cases on Mayawati and Jaya.

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Disproportionate assets case, Sasikala, Jayalalithaa

Not just Sasikala, SC verdict means Jayalalithaa's legacy is now tainted

Amma had endeared herself to the masses through her welfare schemes that she had piloted in her third term as CM since 2011.

POLITICS

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Tamil Nadu, Sasikala, Jayalalithaa, Edappadi palanisamy

7 reasons Amma loyalist Edappadi Palanisamy is a safe bet for Tamil Nadu

He is seen as the most probable bet for the CM post because of his performance in the Jayalalithaa cabinet and presence at the grassroots level.