Year-ender: ISRO’s GSLV-F11 successfully launches GSAT-7A into space

GSAT-7A is the 35th Indian communication satellite built by ISRO. Weighing 2,250 kg, GSAT-7A has a mission life of eight years, and will provide communication capability in the Ku-band over the Indian region. Continue Reading

‘Indian Angry Bird’ GSAT-7A to script history for ISRO this evening

Propellants were successfully filled this morning in the GSLV-F11 carrying GSAT-7A satellite, ahead of its launch from Sriharikotta today at 4.10 pm. Continue Reading

Various organisations to clean Selaiyur lake every Sunday

Wide attention is given to most lakes in the suburbs: however, Selaiyur lake, which is one of the biggest waterbodies in the area, is left unnoticed. This lake is one of the primary reason for the flooding of Chitlapakkam every monsoon. Continue Reading

HysIS satellite excellent space asset to India, says ISRO chief

SRO chairman K Sivan said today once again Indian scientists have shown their excellence as the PSLV injected the HysIS precisely into a 636-km orbit. Continue Reading

Fans behaviour after release of Vijay’s ‘Sarkar’ worries public

Vijay fans have been vocal that their star should float his own political party soon and plunge into politics. But is Vijay’s political journey going to be a cake walk like his fans think and how different is his party going to be from the existing ones. Continue Reading

Election rule Section 49-P: Vijay Sarkar version and reality

Despite all the controversies surrounding Vijay’s Sarkar, the one aspect which has caught the attention of the audience and being talked about much is ‘Section 49-P’ in The Conduct of Elections Rules, 1961 which forms the crux of the movie’s plot. Continue Reading

Raja Raja Cholan’s birth anniversary at his place of death

The birth anniversary of Raja Raja Cholan, which is celebrated as Sadhaya Vizha in Thanjavur, will also be observed this year at Udayalur, which is said to be the place of death of the Tamil emperor. Continue Reading

Will Sasikala have a second innings in AIADMK?

Minister Sellur K Raju today said very soon there will come a time when the AIADMK will be led by women. “Women have guided the party efficiently on a par with men,” he said while speaking during an event in Madurai today. Continue Reading

‘Seema Raja’ Sivakarthikeyan adopts white Puli

Actor Sivakarthikeyan Tuesday adopted a white tigress, named Anu, at the Arignar Anna Zoological Park (AAZP). He has adopted the animal for a period of six months and will spend close to Rs 2.12 lakh in the time. He will… Continue Reading

Jaya’s ‘nephew’ to enter politics, holds talks with Rajini

“I must also admit that I am not all that happy to use Jayalalithaa’s background to enter politics. Though I am from her family, I am open to join any party which is ready to field me in Trichy and accept my idea. I sincerely hope that in the future, youngsters without any political background should contest in the elections and emerge victorious,” he said. Continue Reading