Speculation about Kongu Nadu, carved out of Western districts sparks debate.
BS Yediyurappa’s sudden interest in raking up the Mekedatu Dam is viewed more as a diversionary tactic when his leadership is being challenged in the state BJP.
The government also gave Rs 5 lakh each to Tokyo-bound Nethra Kumanan, Varun Thakkar, K C Ganapathy, G Sathian, A Sarath Kamal and paralympian T Mariappan
The Lok Sabha MP is on a three-day tour to Tamil Nadu ahead of the state Assembly elections on April 6 being contested by Congress in alliance with the M K Stalin-led DMK.
Rahul Gandhi is currently campaigning in Tamil Nadu ahead of Assembly elections in the state.
Besides this, Shah will also hold organisational meetings of the party's units of the state and the Union Territory.
The party's General Convention said that Kamal Haasan had invested his talent, profession, wealth, and fame for the welfare of the Tamil people.
Sasikala, lodged at Parappana Agrahara prison in Bengaluru, is expected to come out on January 27
Alagiri has been dangling threats of floating his own party in an attempt to strike a deal with Stalin ahead of state assembly polls due next year.
Will soon announce my decision on launching party, says superstar Rajinikanth.
Tamil Nadu Assembly Elections: This is the first time that the AIADMK has made a formal declaration about its Chief Ministerial candidate
E.V. Ramasamy popularly known as Thanthai Periyar founded the Dravidian Movement.
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) objects to the move which is also challenged in the HC.
Irrespective of the party in office at the Centre, there has been no let up in the imposition of Hindi across the country
Even after Karunanidhi’s departure in 2018, his first family, led by his son M.K. Stalin, tightened its hold on the party as more of his family members became power centres.
The police have so far arrested four activists of “Karuppar Kootam”, a rationalist group, after they had posted videos on their Youtube channel that had denigrated the song that seeks the protection of Murugan’s golden spear to various body parts of humans.
Since the coronavirus lockdown was imposed in March, Palaniswamy has signed MoUs worth over Rs 18,000 crores and traveled extensively across the state to inaugurate new projects.
The Tamil superstar, addressing the press, said there were two stalwarts -- Jayalalithaa and Kalaignar --, adding there was a vacuum now.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.