An open letter to Mr Rajinikanth

Dear Mr Rajinikanth, First, accept my hearty greetings on your being conferred the Icon of the Golden Jubilee award of IFFI by the BJP government at the Centre. Of course, we are not treating this as an effort to paint you in saffron hue. Not that you wish it either. After all, you have made it clear, for now that is, that you will resist any such attempt, as in the case of Thiruvalluvar. Continue Reading

A wave of waves

Poll pundits predicting poll prospects seem pretty sure there is no wave this time. How off the mark! If only these ‘experts’ were to see with their eyes instead of perceiving with their intellect, they will realise there are only waves all over the pollscape. And seeing is believing, mind you. Continue Reading

Lawrence issues strong warning to Seeman

Raghava Lawrence, who awaits the release of Kanchana 3, is apparently annoyed with hate speeches by Seeman and his party cadres against him recently. In a press release here, Lawrence condemned his speeches. He said that Seeman has degraded his philanthropic activities and later, they buried the hatched. But the provoked party cadres of Seeman are said to be continuously abusing Lawrence on the internet and public events. Continue Reading

You need ‘certificates’ from ‘specialists’ if you want to enter TN politics

Want to become a politician in Tamilnadu? And wondering what are the basic qualifications? Well, to start with, you have to get the following certificates from the following people / parties – community certificate from the DMK, nativity certificate from Naam Tamizhar Katchi’s Seeman and nationality certificate from BJP leader H Raja. Continue Reading

DK to DMDK: Dilution of Dravidian ideologies in Tamilnadu

After ‘thyagam’ and ‘dhrogam’, Tamilnadu politics now revolves around ‘yagam’, for Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam is being accused of performing ‘yagna for CM post’ at the Secretariat. Continue Reading