Shriram Ilakkiya Kazhagam, the literary wing of the Shriram group, is organising Thirukkural elocution and drawing contest 2019, the annual State-level competition, from 27 July to 25 August, for school and college students across 10 centres covering Tamilnadu and Puducherry.
Over 20 students fell from a moving MTC bus during Bus Day celebrations, the video of which has gone viral on social media. One of the youth has suffered grievous injuries and the police have started a crackdown against the wrong-doers.
Veteran actor and playwright S Ve Shekher has said he had booked the venue to stage his drama on 23 June and paid the advance too. He wondered how the elections would take place at the venue on the same date.
Generally, an interest rate cut in deposits is seen as a precursor to a lending rate cut. The move by lenders including ICICI Bank and Axis Bank come amid easing liquidity conditions and also within days of a rate cut by the Reserve Bank earlier this month.