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Sidharth MP

The author is Chennai-based reporter with Wion

Mamallapuram: Zhou Enlai in 1956 and Modi-Xi in 2019 

Prime Minister Zhou Enlai arrived in the then Madras on December 5, 1956 on a two-day visit.

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Madras High Court permits welcome banners for Modi-Xi Summit

The state government mentioned that the Ministry of External Affairs has proposed to put up welcome banners in Chennai in 14 locations, nine locations in East Coast Road, two locations in…

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Numerous WhatsApp messaging centres in Pakistan spreading lies on Kashmir: Former Army Lt General AK Sahni

Former Army Lt General Arun Kumar Sahni said that 'in the coming time, cyber warriors will be the people in academia, corporate world and not those who are in uniform'. 

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DMK president MK Stalin seeks Official Language Status for Tamil

This comes after PM Modi hailed Tamil as the oldest language, while speaking at the IIT Madras Convocation, on Monday. 

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Chennai: #ThirukuralForTamilNadu trends after row over alleged Bhagwad Gita, Sanskrit imposition in Anna University

DMK President and Leader of the Opposition MK Stalin tweeted, 'It is condemnable that there is an attempt to impose Sanskrit by making the Indo-Western Philosophy Course compulsory in the College…

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Coast Guard ship ‘Varaha’ commissioned; Indian Coast Guard to get stronger by 67 vessels and 38 aircraft by 2025

Varaha is the fourth in the series of seven 98m offshore patrol vessels.

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Chennai: Coast Guard personnel awarded gallantry, meritorious service medals by Rajnath Singh

The Presidents Tatrakshak Medals (PTM) and Tatrakshak Medals (TM) are awarded in recognition of selfless devotion to duty, exemplary courage and acts of valor under extreme conditions

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5.1 kg gold worth 2 crore hidden in socks, innerwear, motor pump seized in Chennai airport; 5 arrested

On questioning, he informed that the gold was to be handed over to an unknown person outside the airport. He was taken out of the airport and when one person approached him to take delivery, he…

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Indian Army introduces course to help jawans clear SSB, serve as officers

The new programme aims to enhance the capabilities and skills of serving Army jawans to help them clear the Service Selection Board(SSB) Exam, to enable them to serve the nation as Commissioned…

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We’ll keep the enemy guessing on our action against reactivated Balakot Camp: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat

The Army Chief was responding to questions on whether there were new terror launch pads in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK).
 

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States in North and South will oppose Hindi imposition: Rajinikanth

'Not just in our country, but a common language would augment the progress, growth and unity in any country. But unfortunately, we can't bring a common language in our country,' said Rajinikanth…

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Kamal Haasan joins Tamil Nadu politicians in chorus against Amit Shah’s Hindi pitch; warns of battle for language

Kamal Haasan joins Tamil Nadu politicians in chorus against Amit Shah’s Hindi pitch; warns of battle for language

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‘Plogging' mission: 50 Indian cities in 50 days, a movement for a cleaner India

Ripu Daman Belvi, an engineer by qualification who used to work for an MNC and hails from Delhi has embarked on this ambitious pan-India 'plogging' mission.

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman blames Uber, Ola, metro trains and BS VI for auto slowdown

There is a demand to consider the reduction of GST rates, what will be considered I can’t say, as it has to be decided by the GST Council, she said when asked if the GST on automobiles will be cut…

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Madras High Court advocates to boycott work to protest Chief Justice Vijaya Tahilramani’s transfer

On September 6, Justice Tahilramani tendered her resignation protesting the transfer to the Meghalaya High Court.

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