TNYTF honours 6 achievers on P Kakkan’s 110 birth anniversary

Taking part in a meeting on social cohesion conducted by Tamil Nadu Young Thinkers’ Forum (TNYTF) in association with P Kakkan Memorial Trust at Thumbaipatti, Madras High Court Judge Justice G R Swaminathan said in present times, relevance of late leaders like Dr Ambedkar and P Kakkan and spiritual master Ramanujacharya was important.  Continue Reading

Brother performs yagam at Chidambaram Temple for Rajini to become CM

Today, Sathyanarayana Rao is said to have performed a special yagam at Chidambaram Natarajar Temple, seeking to propitiate Lord Siva to make Rajinikanth the Chief Minister of Tamilnadu in 2021.  Continue Reading

Iridium scam: 3 arrested for duping many in TN, Kerala

The Taminadu police yesterday arrested a gang of three men for allegedly duping several people in the State and the neighbouring State Kerala by selling ordinary pots by falsely claiming they contained iridium, which is a rare metal. Continue Reading

‘Thirukkural’ elocution, drawing contest to be conducted in TN, Pondy

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. Continue Reading

Chennai couple returns to native village to take up organic farming

N Mahesh Anand, a 44-year-old who has served in sales and marketing line for 14 years, quit his job one fine day. Reason? He and his wife, M Sindhuja, were not contented with the mundane life in Chennai. So, they moved to Mahesh’s hometown Vilagam, 15 km from Chidambaram, and launched into organic farming. Continue Reading

Traders federation seeks police action against writer Jeyamohan

Provision shop-owner Selvam was arrested for assaulting Jeyamohan over a dispute recently. The peravai members met the SP today and told him that they have evidence that Jeyamohan also hit Selvam and wanted a case registered against him. Continue Reading