Govt taking all steps to boost economy, Union Minister tells ‘NT’

“Our mantra, as Prime Minister exhorted, is ‘vocal for local.’ The entire reforms proposals with Atma Nirbhar Bharat package are meant to make India an attractive investment destination and also promote Indian entrepreneurs and enterprises,” says Union Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Anurag Singh Thakur. Continue Reading

Will TN people accept Rajini as ‘conductor’?

Rajinikanth, who started his career as a conductor, prefers to end it the same way, but in political bus. Last week, at a crowded press meet which attracted journalists from all over the country, the superstar said he never aspired to become the Chief Minister of Tamilnadu and said that he only wants a change in political system. Continue Reading

Rajini style: DMK upset, AIADMK silent, other parties smile

At a time when the DMK has roped in political strategist Prashant Kishor for a whopping fee to get the desired mileage in the media and in the political arena ahead of 2021 Assembly elections, actor Rajinikanth, who has not even started his party, is getting it without spending a rupee. Continue Reading

Can Prashant Kishor revive DMK’s fortunes?

DMK president M K Stalin made a crucial announcement – that his party has roped in the services of election strategist Prashant Kishor’s Indian Political Action Committee (I-PAC) to help shape party’s campaign for the Tamilnadu Assembly polls next year.

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‘Ra’masamy, ‘Ra’jini, Ramayya: Is TN’s political landscape changing?

Actor Rajinikanth has shaken and stirred the political landscape of Tamilnadu by touching something which has not been attempted by anyone in these parts so far. Continue Reading

Why DMK skipped Cong’s anti-CAA meet in Delhi

Days after the State Congress accused the DMK of not allocating ”fair number of seats” to it in the civic polls in Tamilnadu, the latter on Monday boycotted a crucial meeting called by the Congress in New Delhi to evolve a strategy against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Register of Citizens (NRC), leading to speculation that the alliance between the two parties might break anytime. Continue Reading

All not well in DMK-Congress alliance

For the first time in the recent years, bitterness between alliance partners DMK and Congress came out in open Friday evening, when the latter accused the former of not allocating ”fair number of seats” to it in the civic polls in Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu civic polls: Who is the winner?

The results of the just-concluded rural local body elections is both victory and failure for the Dravidian majors– the ruling AIADMK and the main opposition DMK. Continue Reading

Is south India really protesting CAA?

While many northern States and cities witnessed protests against the Centre’s Citizenship Amendment Act, their south Indian counterparts were no exception. Continue Reading

Chennai man: The ‘real me’ behind Realme’s new venture

After Realme India CEO Madhav Sheth made a presentation on the firm’s new initiative to the media at the launch event in New Delhi Wednesday, Varun, the lead of PaySa, spoke to News Today and gave more details. Continue Reading