Tight vigil on, preparations on peak for Modi, Xi summit

Ahead of the India-China summit, this ancient coastal town near Chennai has been virtually turned into a fortress with unprecedented security arrangements while the beautification and other preparations touched a feverish pitch. Continue Reading

Palaniswami welcomes Modi, Xi Jinping for summit

Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami today extended a warm welcome to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping for their second informal summit near here 11 and 12 October. Continue Reading

Know thy neighbour

So, how will the youth of TN spend this unexpected holiday gifted to them by politics? Though cinema and cricket are obvious choices, why not also enlighten themselves on Ceylon? After all, some efforts to know thy neighbour is certainly warranted, since the student protest, though having its locus here, has its focus there. Here are some tid-bits gathered from secondary sources; I request everyone to delve deep on their own too. Continue Reading