Amit vs Anna: How Hindi push snowballed into political row in TN

The timing of Home Minister Amit Shah’s call to promote Hindi, made on Hindi Diwas, might be appropriate for the north. But it was totally wrong for the south, especially Tamilnadu, for it came just a day ahead of the 110th birth anniversary of CN Annadurai, popularly Anna, a name that has been the driving force behind the Tamilnadu politics for the past six decades. Continue Reading

Andhra bank merger: People take to social media, YSRC writes to PM, FM

Common citizens on Saturday expressed displeasure through social media while ruling YSR Congress wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, opposing merger of Andhra Bank with other banks, saying it hurt the sentiments of Telugu people. Continue Reading

Hectic campaigning by party leaders across TN for elections

With just 11 days left for Lok Sabha elections in Tamilnadu, campaigning has hit a feverish pitch across the State. Continue Reading

Reservation & reservation

In what can be viewed as a political surgical strike just months ahead of the general elections, the BJP government, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved 10 per cent reservation in jobs and higher education for ‘economically-backward’ sections in the general category. Continue Reading