Year-ender 2019: CM Palaniswami puts TN on top

he year 2019 was more like a commercial film with so much of twists and turns in the State’s political scenario. The two big Dravidian parties had their highs and lows. While the AIADMK cemented its base in the State by winning the byelections, the DMK emerged winners in the Lok Sabha elections with almost a clean sweep.

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Film Review: ‘Kaithi’ – Racy & pacy

Call it an experimental film. There is no heroine and no comedian. There are no romantic songs of hero and heroine running around trees. The story unfolds in a night. It speaks about a dark world and darker secrets. Yet, it gives one a feel of watching a thorough commercial entertainer. Continue Reading

Coach Michael’s singappenngal

The Madambakkam Tank Ground is the home turf for many teams in Selaiyur and neighbouring areas that play various games like cricket and football. However, the women’s kabaddi team that practices here everyday, stands out from the others. Continue Reading

Modi, Xi start new era in Tamilnadu

The second day of the India-China Second Informal Summit was all about business as Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping held one-to-one discussions in an exclusive room at a private resort at Kovalam, which was followed by a meeting of delegates. Continue Reading

Chennai gets ready to host Modi-Xi meet

With just less than a week left for the much talked about informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping, not just Mamallapuram but the entire Chennai has come under a security blanket, besides receiving facelift. Continue Reading

Pregnant cow electrocuted at Chitlapakkam

Even before the residents of Chitlapakkam could overcome the grief of loosing Sethuraj, after an EB pole fell on him 18 September, another incident took place this morning. Continue Reading

Residents petition CM over Nanmangalam forest seeking sapling plantation

Residents in and around Tambaram have requested Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami to immediately start the afforestation programme in Nanmangalam reserve forest before the onset of monsoon. Continue Reading

11-year-old boy from Chennai excels in different fields

The large number of medals and trophies captured our attention as soon as we entered the residence of seven-year-old Sivakumaran. When asked how many were there, the lad quickly replied, ‘126’. This staggering number of awards are for Sivakumaran’s varied talents.   Continue Reading

Vellore Lok Sabha seat election is prestige issue for CM & Stalin

he Vellore Lok Sabha election, slated for 5 August, is seen not just as a fight for a place in Parliament but also as an opportunity for the Dravidian giants to show their popularity among the people. Continue Reading