Know your constituency: Ramnad – AIADMK gives way to BJP

AIADMK’s Anwhar Raajhaa is the sitting MP from Ramanathapuram. He won the 2014 elections by defeating DMK’s Mohamed Jaleel around 1.2 lakh. Continue Reading

2019 elections: Is Tamilnadu no more star-struck, politically?

Are film stars shooting into oblivion in the political universe of Tamilnadu? Yes, as a close watch of the electoral juggernaut rolling through the State now reveals, heroes, heroines, comedians, sidekicks and technicians from the celluloid world seem to have lost the pride of place they had in the State’s political firmament as prime influencers and party ambassadors. Continue Reading

Owing to climate change, rain or shine, it’s flu time

According to statistics released by the National Centre for Disease Control, Tamilnadu, there were a total of 344 incidences and two deaths, with the State occupying the ninth place in the country, as on 30 March from the beginning of the year. Continue Reading

2019 polls: Bundles of currencies found in sacks in cement godown

Bundles of currencies have been found sacks in a cement godown in Vellore and, according to sources, they are marked with ward numbers.  Continue Reading

Confusion prevails over Modi’s election campaign in Tamilnadu

One report stated Modi will campaign in Coimbatore 12 April and in Theni, 13 April. However, another report said Modi will visit Tamilnadu 8, 15 and 16 April and campaign in Ramanathapuram, Coimbatore, Theni and Salem. Continue Reading

VIT university in Limca Book of Records for eighth time for recruitment

A total of 139 students, with a CTC (cost to company) of Rs 6 lakh per annum, from the 2018 graduating batch were recruited during the campus recruitment drive held at VIT campus in Vellore between 27 and 29 August 2017. Continue Reading

CM Palaniswami flags off 275 new buses for MTC, other corporations

Five transport corporations received the new buses that were flagged off by the Chief Minister, with MTC getting 17 buses, Villupuram – 72, Salem – 43, Coimbatore – 75 and Kumbakonam- 68. Continue Reading