Tue, Dec 06 2016. 02 19 PM
J. Jayalalithaa, who died on Monday night, served five terms as the chief minister of Tamil Nadu between 1991 and 2016. She was a leading actress before entering politics and appeared in 140 films from 1961 to 1980 in Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Hindi film industries.
Mon, Nov 07 2016. 03 41 PM
China’s parliament passed a ruling on Monday that bars two Hong Kong pro-independence politicians from taking office. This is Beijing’s most direct intervention in Hong Kong’s legal and political system since the 1997 handover. The move is likely to spark further turmoil in the southern Chinese city. In images