Actor Pandu, who designed AIADMK flag, no more

The well-known actor, who starred in several Tamil films, was hospitalised after testing positive for COVID-19 Actor Pandu, who has starred in several Tamil films, passed away in Chennai on Thursday morning. He was 74 years old and was hospitalised after testing positive for COVID-19. He is survived by his wife and three sons. Mr. … Read more Actor Pandu, who designed AIADMK flag, no more

The business of gardening continues to bloom across India amid the pandemic

As first-time gardeners find comfort in nurturing plants and growing their own food at home, nurseries across the country bolster their inventory to keep up with rapid sales “Over the last couple of weeks people have been speculating about an impending lockdown. And that has brought even more plant enthusiasts here,” says K Subramaniam, the … Read more The business of gardening continues to bloom across India amid the pandemic

While the millions of people who made it successful suffered, IPL remained detached from the ground reality

Some things can never go together. Like celebration and mourning. From the day its 14th edition began on April 9, the Indian Premier League (IPL) has had its back towards the state of helplessness and gloomthat the country has descended into. On the one hand you had millions of people waging a losing battle against … Read more While the millions of people who made it successful suffered, IPL remained detached from the ground reality

DMK Chief MK Stalin Elected as Legislature Party Leader, To Be Sworn-in as CM on May 7

DMK president M K Stalin was on Tuesday unanimously elected as legislature party leader and he is to be sworn-in as Chief Minister on May 7. “Party president @mkstalin was elected leader of the DMK legislature party,” DMK said on its official twitter handle. The party said a resolution was adopted unanimously electing Stalin as … Read more DMK Chief MK Stalin Elected as Legislature Party Leader, To Be Sworn-in as CM on May 7

DMK Men Remove Boards With 'Amma' Picture in Canteen, MK Stalin Acts Against Them

DMK President MK Stalin (File photo: PTI) DMK filed a police complaint against them and the duo was arrested, DMK leader and former Mayor of Chennai. PTI Chennai Last Updated:May 04, 2021, 16:12 IST FOLLOW US ON: A video clip of two DMK men removing and throwing away two flex boards embossed with the name … Read more DMK Men Remove Boards With 'Amma' Picture in Canteen, MK Stalin Acts Against Them

Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami Resigns, Governor Accepts It; Dissolves Assembly

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami tendered his resignation and that of his cabinet and Governor Banwarilal Purohit accepted it, the Raj Bhavan said here on Monday. “The Governor of Tamil Nadu accepted the resignation of Chief Minister Thiru Edappadi K Palaniswami and his Council of Ministers, with effect from the afternoon of 3.5.2021,” a … Read more Tamil Nadu CM Palaniswami Resigns, Governor Accepts It; Dissolves Assembly

Tamil Nadu Poll Results: Chennai Bats for DMK as Party Gains Stronghold in the Region

The DMK seems to have won over the electorate of Tamil Nadu capital Chennai entirely as the party has bagged all 16 seats under the Chennai metropolitan area. Though the party has held sway over the city’s voters in previous elections too, 2021 has been a clean sweep. In 2016, the AIADMK had six MLAs … Read more Tamil Nadu Poll Results: Chennai Bats for DMK as Party Gains Stronghold in the Region

DMK set to return to power after a decade

The DMK managed a comfortable victory in Tamil Nadu on Sunday in what analysts believe was an ideology-driven election. The DMK right from the start of their campaign was clear to paint the BJP as being its arch nemesis and projecting the AIADMK as a sorry puppet in the hands of the saffron party. Significantly, … Read more DMK set to return to power after a decade

TN Assembly polls | DMK looks set to sweep Chennai

The DMK looked all set to storm the capital city of Chennai leading in all 16 constituencies, with DMK president M.K. Stalin leading the party’s charge at his constituency of Kolathur with a lead over 10,000 votes. As of 1.30 p.m. on Sunday, the DMK was leading in 15 seats in Chennai and the lone … Read more TN Assembly polls | DMK looks set to sweep Chennai

Second level of Velachery flyover to be ready soon

One level of the double decker flyover at the Vijayanagar junction in Velachery being constructed at a cost of ₹108 crore is nearing completion. The structure in the second level at a height of 15 metres that will allow traffic from Taramani to the Velachery bypass has been constructed and the final bituminous tar layer … Read more Second level of Velachery flyover to be ready soon