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

Why TN is forbidden land! — 5: The lost past

It is said historians are like the deaf who answer questions not asked. The ‘authoritative’ nationalist history texts in vogue in academia and public domain are largely south-blind and north-centric. Continue Reading