Editorial: Delta delight

Amid apprehensions raised by the Opposition, the Tamilnadu Assembly on Thursday successfully adopted a Bill that prohibits projects involving exploration, drilling and extraction of oil and natural gas, including coal-bed methane, and other similar hydrocarbon and ship- breaking industry in the Cauvery delta region of the State. Continue Reading

PMK founder Ramadoss meets Modi

PMK founder S Ramadoss along with his son and MP Anbumani Ramadoss met Prime Minister Narendra Modi at in New Delhi today and handed over a memorandum with various demands. Continue Reading

Cauvery, Rafale row hit Parliament proceedings

Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan was again forced to adjourn the House till 2 pm today amid continuous protests by opposition parties over various issues including the Rafale deal and Cauvery issues. Continue Reading

Metro Minus!

Human endeavour has its limits while nature’s sweep has none whatsoever. Even cities with superior infrastructure will find themselves unequal to the task if nature chooses to be nasty. Chennai, in that context, is a sitting duck. A floating one, if you like. Or as days pass, sinking & stinking too. Continue Reading