BasicFirst launches online class

Technology-based e-learning platform, BasicFirst announced the launch of its “Live Online Classes” to offer an interactive learning experience for students in India. Chief mentor, BasicFirst, Randhir Kumar Priyadarshi revealed that the service will be available in nine Indian languages within the next three months. Continue Reading

Amazon targets three new echo devices for Indian market

Global e-commerce major Amazon has unveiled eight new Echo devices for the US market, three of which will be available in India for now. Seattle-based Amazon also announced new Alexa features and smart home experiences. Continue Reading

Tarantino defends ‘arrogant’ portrayal of Bruce Lee in film

Quentin Tarantino responded to criticisms of the ‘arrogant’ portrayal of Bruce Lee in his latest film Once Upon a Time in Hollywood claiming that it isn’t so inaccurate after all. Continue Reading

DMK regains citadel in city, wins all three LS constituencies

DMK once again proved that Chennai is their citadel. Having a majority of MLAs in the city Assembly segments, the winning of three Lok Sabha constituencies has given them a big boost. All the DMK candidates who contested in the Lok Sabha elections in and around Chennai emerged winners by a huge margin, results for which were announced Thursday. Continue Reading

DMK’s Lok Sabha magic fails in by-polls

The elections are done and dusted and the people of Tamilnadu have given their mandate, albeit a curious one. While the DMK had resounding victories in Lok Sabha polls capturing 37 out of 38 constituencies, the Assembly bypolls were a different matter where they managed only 13 out of 22. Continue Reading

Chief Minister Edappadi greets Jagan Mohan and Naveen Patnaik

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami extended greetings to YSR Congress Party president Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy and Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief Naveen Patnaik for winning in Assembly elections held in Andhra Pradesh and Odissa respectively. Continue Reading

Restaurant Toscano serves sumptuous Italian cuisine in the city

Toscano is a fine-dining restaurant with eight branches in Bangalore. Now, it has stepped into Chennai offering delicious Italian cuisine. Started in 2005, Toscano, under the management of the Red Apple Kitchen Pvt Ltd it has delighted many foodies. Continue Reading

Historic feat for ICF as 60,000th coach is flagged off

In a major feat for the Integral Coach Factory (ICF), the 60,000th coach – a self propelled inspection car – was rolled out here at its premise on 21 May in the presence of Member (Rolling Stock), Railway Board Rajesh Agrawal. Continue Reading

Naveen Kasturia all set to appear in Thinkistan

Digital sensation and pioneer, Naveen Kasturia, known for getting into the skin of the characters he plays – be it TVF Pitchers, Sulemani Keeda or Bose: Dead/Alive, is all set to play a pivotal role in MX Original Series, ‘Thinkistan’. Continue Reading

Prasanna makes digital screen debut with Thiravam

Tamil actor Prasanna made his digital debut with Thiravam which is all set to premiere today, 21 May on ZEE5. It is a political thriller which revolves around the life of a small-time scientist who claims to have invented a herbal fuel that will revolutionize the petroleum industry, thereby posing a threat to dominant oil-rich countries. Continue Reading