TRR – a leader among journalists

When TRR founded News Today in Chennai , he had embarked on a risky mission as eveningers had not succeeded after the collapse of The Mail. Even Tamil eveningers had only a fraction of the sale of morningers. Yet, News Today was a trailblazer, its news and analyses from TRR, being widely read and respected. Continue Reading

A timeless timekeeper

This paper entering its 37th year today is a tribute to T R Jawahar’s survival spirit and buccaneering bravado. He has been tilting at the windmills of finance and fineprint with a defiant quixotic fervour. Continue Reading

Prince of Arcot conveys birthday greetings to ‘News Today’

On the occasion of News Today entering its 37th year today, Prince of Arcot, Nawab Mohammad Abdul Ali, extended his ‘warm and hearty congratulations’. Continue Reading

‘News Today’ is dictionary for news, says DMK president Stalin

In his greeting message to News Today on its stepping into the 37th year of publishing, he said, “On behalf of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, I convey my heartfelt wishes to News Today for successfully completing 36 years. The number one English evening newspaper of the city was started by T R Ramaswami, who was a doyen of journalism and close friend of Kalaignar (DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi). I am happy that it has grown big now.” Continue Reading

Anbumani sends wishes to ‘News Today’ on its 36th birthday

In his greetings to News Today on the occasion of its 36th birthday, Anbumani praised founder-editor TRR for being a fearless journalist who rubbed shoulders with the high and mighty, and also for being compassionate and empathetic towards fellow journalists. Continue Reading

Kamal greets ‘News Today’ as it enters 37th year of publishing

Actor-politician Kamal Haasan, who has floated a political party called, Makkal Needhi Maiam, has sent his greetings to News Today on its entering its 37th year of publication as an evening newspaper.  Continue Reading