2019 elections: DMDK to issue applications for all 40 parliamentary seats

With the AIADMK-DMDK alliance stuck in a tug of war,  the Vijayakanth-led party has announced that it will start issuing application forms for all 40 seats from 24 February for candidates who wish to contest in the general elections. It signals that the party is ready to face the general elections alone. Continue Reading

Governor Purohit stresses on importance of speaking in mother tongue

Pointing out the importance of speaking in one’s mother tongue, Purohit quoted Nelson Mandela – If you talk to a man in a language he understands, it goes to his head. But if you speak in his mother tongue, it goes to his heart.  Continue Reading

Hero’s welcome for DMDK leader Vijayakanth on his return to Chennai

DMDK founder-chief, Vijayakanth’s supporters gathered in thousands this morning to celebrate their Captain’s return from America after two-month-long treatment for various ailments. Based on ground reports, it is fair to say that celebration from crowds of this magnitude inside the city was last seen for the late Dravidian party stalwarts like Karunanidhi and Jayalalithaa. Continue Reading

Post ban, plastic products make a comeback at Mugappair in Chennai

Little over a month since the enforcement of plastic ban, 6.09 tonnes of the forbidden single-use products have been collected in January from Ambattur zone which Mugappair belongs to. Continue Reading

A peek at TN CM’s usage of Assembly rule 110 to bring changes

In the last two years as Tamilnadu Chief Minister, Edappadi K Palaniswami has taken many pages out of his mentor and former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa’s book. One among them is the effective usage of rule 110 in the State Assembly. Continue Reading

Valentine’s Day special: What it means to be a millennial

Preethi and Winston’s love story is a perfect millennial one. They shared the same college bus and a Facebook friend request brought them close. “I got to know through my friends that he was interested in me from the first year, though I wasn’t. But things turned upside down when at the end of the third year we connected via Facebook,” says Preethi.

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