Amitabh Bachchan a true legend, Dadasaheb Phalke Award a befitting tribute: Punjab CM

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Sunday congratulated Amitabh Bachchan on being honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award, and said it was a befitting tribute to a true legend. Continue Reading

DMK, PMK flay ‘Sinhala only’ National anthem in Sri Lanka

DMK president M K Stalin and PMK founder S Ramadoss flayed the Sri Lankan government’s decision to sing National anthem in Sinhala only on Independence Day and termed it as an attempt to isolate the Lankan Tamils. Continue Reading

CBCID summons DMK MP Jagathrakshakan in land grabbing case

CBCID officials today summoned former Union Minister and DMK MP S Jagathrakshakan to appear on 23 September over alleged grabbing of 1.54 acre of land belonging to a leather factory in Chrompet. Continue Reading

Over 200 students took part in helmet awareness rally in Chennai

A bikelathon was organised by the Rotaract Club of Prince Shri Venkateshwara Arts and Science College, during which the importance of wearing helmets was stressed upon. Continue Reading

Don’t impose Hindi on us: Kamal

In a video released to media today, Kamal said, “India was formed after several sacrifices made by Kings then. But when it comes to our language and culture, there is no place for any sacrifice.” Continue Reading

Rajiv case convict Nalini back in jail after 51-day parole ends

Nalini Sriharan, one of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, surrendered at a prison here on Sunday, after being out of the jail for 52 days on ordinary leave granted by the Madras High Court. Continue Reading

Editorial: Cutout culture

Almost every other political party in the State are involved in banner culture. This cutout culture is not new to Tamilnadu. It is a straight offshoot of politics-film nexus. Not just politicians and film stars, even for small weddings in remote villages, these banners and hoardings are put up at will. Continue Reading