Editorial: Chaos & confusion

Posted on   2:10 pm

2019 has so far been a disappointing one for Tamil cinema. Of the 150-odd movies that hit the screens this year hardly half-a-dozen managed to recover costs. Ask producers they say piracy is a major reason, while a few say the rising cost of remuneration for actors is the biggest hurdle. Amidst such a scenario comes ad-hoc committee of the Tamil Film Producers Council holding discussions with State government on the possibility of fixing the salary of actors and directors based on the theatrical collections of their films.

Solving like Sherlock

Posted on   2:05 pm

Chennai: Two-year-old Rohith Balaji, a resident of K K Nagar is a genius in making with his extra-ordinary memory power. The gifted toddler can reset the identification of puzzles while naming the things or animals without any difficulty. The puzzles are for the age group between 2 and 4 years old. But he started solving the puzzle when he was only 15 months.

Vikravandi, Nanguneri by-poll 21 October

Posted on   1:25 pm

The Election Commission of India today announced that by-elections for Vikravandi and Nanguneri Assembly constituencies in Tamilnadu will be held 21 October. Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora said the counting will take place on 24 October.

Global Tamil entrepreneurs summit to be held in Chennai

Posted on   1:23 pm

The Rise India Trust chairman R Gandhi said that The Rise movement is willing to work closely with the government of Tamilnadu in strengthening a collaborative framework of global Tamil entrepreneurs and professionals. He further informed that more than one thousand delegates are expected to participate in the summit from over 35 countries.

109th SICCI Annual session conducted

Posted on   1:19 pm

The 109th annual session of The Southern India Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SICCI) was held recently in Chennai which saw the participation of Governor Banwarilal Purohut, MSME Additional Chief Secretary, Hans Raj Varma and Department of IT Secretary, Tamilnadu, Santhosh Babu among others.

Yamaha Music launches keyboard

Posted on   12:26 pm

Yamaha has come up with an entire new range of keyboards with the PSS series. It represents true quality of musical instrument for kids, teenagers and semi-professionals.