Syndicate content

Mamata joins chorus against Chidambaram's ant-terror hub


The just approved anti-terror intelligence hub, a brainchild of Home Minister P. Chidambaram, faces a major stumbling block with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee joining her counterparts fro

Mamata, non-Cong CMs oppose NCTC; Centre tries to allay fears


The plan for creation of the ambitious National Counter-Terrorism Centre (NCTC) has come under attack from non-Congress Chief Ministers, including ally Trinamool Congress, but the Centre rejected crit

4 Chief Ministers oppose the proposed anti-terror body

In a major development, four chief ministers - Mamata Banerjee, Jayalalithaa, Nitish Kumar and Naveen Patnaik - have teamed up against the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC).

The CMs have dema

Jaya writes to PM, slams Kerala over Mullaperiyar Dam issue


Taking strong exception to Kerala's reported 'unilateral' action in ordering real time monitoring of Mullaperiyar dam along with the Centre without Tamil Nadu's consent, Chief Minister Jayalalithaa

Sasikala's brother arrested in house-demolition case

V Divaharan, brother of Sasikala Natarajan, former aide of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, was arrested here late on Thursday night in connection with a house-demolition case, police said.


HC reserves order on Sasikala's petition


Karnataka High Court on Wednesday reserved orders on a plea by Sasikala Natarajan, co-accused in the disproportionate assets case against Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, seeking translated ver

Jaya announces memorial for engineer who built Mullaperiyar


Amid the simmering Mullaperiar dam row, Tamil Nadu government on Sunday announced setting up of a memorial for British engineer Col Penny Cuick, who had constructed the dam at Lower Camp in Theni d

21 cops involved in Jayalalithaa's personal security transferred

Twenty one policemen involved in the personal security of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa were transferred on Tuesday, police sources said.

They include 17 Sub-Inspectors and four head constables, they

2011: A big change for Tamil Nadu


A momentous year for the world that ended on Saturday left a huge footprint in Tamil Nadu too. The year 2011 brought the big change in which one regime gave way to another that could, in many ways, be

Sasikala is out once for all: Jayalalithaa


Chief minister and AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa firmly shut the door on onetime friend Sasikala and her kin on Friday, ruling out a patch-up with the coterie expelled about two weeks ago.

She told a

No Articles Found

No Articles Found

No Articles Found

I want to begin with a little story that was told to me by a leading executive at Aptech. He was exercising in a gym with a lot of younger people.

Shekhar Kapur’s Bandit Queen didn’t make the cut. Neither did Shaji Karun’s Piravi, which bagged 31 international awards.