Sabarimala: Union minister Ponnar slams Kerala govt

The BJP kept the pot boiling on the Sabarimala issue Wednesday with Union minister Pon Radhakrishnan lashing out at the left government, saying its “master plan” was to “harass” pilgrims. Continue Reading

Kamal afraid of Vijay, says Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan

Union Minister of State for Finance and Shipping Pon Radhakrishnan has said that Makkal Needhi Maiam founder Kamal Haasan’s opinion of asking Vijay to join his party is like a person afraid of tiger asking it to sit on him, so that it won’t eat him. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu will get AIIMS, assures Ponnar

Union Minister of State for Finance and Shipping, Pon Radhakrishnan, today assured that Tamilnadu will definitely get All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS). Continue Reading

Kerala rehab: Centre likely to enhance borrowing limit

With flood-ravaged Kerala now focusing on rebuilding, the Centre said it would favourably consider the state’s demand to enhance the borrowing limit. Continue Reading

Ponnar, Mutharasan back Venu Srinivasan in idol theft case

TVS Motor Company Ltd chairman Venu Srinivasan whose name made the healdines in the past few days after he sought anticipatory bail in connection with idol theft case has received more support from various political parties on Sunday, including from Union Minister of State for Finance and Shipping, Pon Radhakrishnan. Continue Reading