Consensus needed

Political parties in Tamilnadu on Monday presented mixed reactions on the 10 per cent reservation for economically weaker sections (EWS) of society, as proposed by the Central government, in an all-party meeting on the issue held in Chennai. Continue Reading

Congrats, Modi

2019 saw the BJP individually crossing the 300 seats mark and the grand alliance touching 350. A phenomenal achievement, considering the current political situation. They rewrote several records. Modi became the only Prime Minister after Jawaharlal Nehru to win successive elections with individual majority. The wave was intact. Continue Reading

Exit, Entry

With most exit polls predicting a comeback for the Bharatiya Janata Party and Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the ruling camp is brimming with happiness, and the opposition are dubbing the surveys as one-sided. Continue Reading

Nation next door

While Sri Lanka is fully entitled to (s)elect its rulers without any external intervention, India is duty bound to keep a close watch on the happenings in the island nation, since it is our immediate neighbour and any change – political, economic or environmental – will impact India, especially its southern most State of Tamilnadu. Continue Reading

Shameful act

The piracy players don’t directly make money from the downloads. They make it through the ads they host on the sites – more traffic would mean more clicks. Of the 500 sites that indulge in circulation of pirated content in some form or the other, 150 thrive only on piracy. Continue Reading