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

Whole lot of biomechanics involved in movement of tigers

At Vandalur zoo the vets are undertaking preliminary studies to understand more about the biomechanics of tigers. Continue Reading

Kudankulam Central school students perform in Russia

They have returned to India after showcasing their talents in `Nuclear Kids’ musical extravaganza organised by The Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation, ‘Rosatom’, in Russia and Hungary. Continue Reading

Vandalur zoo recreates tiger jungle in urban landscape

In this week’s Zoo Tales, featuring Arignar Anna Zoological Park, popularly known as Vandalur zoo, we will focus on one of the major attractions in the facility – the tiger. Continue Reading

Chennai airport bomb disposal squad gets new tech suit

A high-profile passenger was denied permission to fly at the city airport on Wednesday, after he, apparently irked by the multiple security screenings in view of Independence Day, told airline officials that he had a bomb. Continue Reading