To jawans, with love

The white snowy landscape of Kashmir has once again become drenched in red as yet another medieval maniac in modern disguise has killed and spilled two score sons of our soil and their blood. That just one motivated madcap can pull off such a planned and precise attack of immense damage proves not just the hostility that India faces but also its poor preparedness. Continue Reading

Game on: Love all!

St Valentine’s much caricatured bearded face can’t be even remotely related to romance. The legend, fact or fiction, however, has stuck. He has inspired alike vigilantes, voyeurs and the virtuous. Continue Reading

Empire strikes back

I don’t tire of comparing onions and unions, both of which bring tears to our eyes when cut up. But while onions, as philosophers and poets aver, yield sheer emptiness when peeled to the end, unions somehow have escaped this treatment given to their tear-jerking comrade – namely onion. Continue Reading

MGR’s life was a song

I don’t want to talk about MGR as a CM, a subject that deserves a thorough and ‘critical’ study. Rather, today’s topic is what made MGR the CM: songs. Continue Reading

BOFTA founder wishes NT

Wishing News Today and Team a fantastic journey, producer and founder-director BOFTA, G Dhananjayan said, ‘My heartiest congratulations for serving people more than three decades of service and for 37th birthday’. Continue Reading

TRR – a leader among journalists

When TRR founded News Today in Chennai , he had embarked on a risky mission as eveningers had not succeeded after the collapse of The Mail. Even Tamil eveningers had only a fraction of the sale of morningers. Yet, News Today was a trailblazer, its news and analyses from TRR, being widely read and respected. Continue Reading

Prince of Arcot conveys birthday greetings to ‘News Today’

On the occasion of News Today entering its 37th year today, Prince of Arcot, Nawab Mohammad Abdul Ali, extended his ‘warm and hearty congratulations’. Continue Reading

Continue legacy of TRR, TN Congress chief tells ‘News Today’

Tamil Nadu Congress Committee president Su Thirunnavukkarasar, greeting News Today on its entering the 37th year of publishing, congratulated editor T R Jawahar for his relentless service and following in the footsteps of his father, T R Ramaswami (TRR), a doyen of Indian journalism. Continue Reading