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Sidharth MP

The author is Chennai-based reporter with Wion

Attempts are being made to smear saffron hue on me, I won't fall for it: Rajinikanth

His statements came while he was speaking to reporters outside his Poes Garden residence and shared his take on various issues.

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Kamal Haasan marks 65th birthday by unveiling a statue of his father

Kamal Haasan kicked off his birthday celebrations by spending time with his family members and unveiling a statue for his father at his hometown in Paramakudi

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Cyclone ‘Bulbul’ to intensify, head to West Bengal coast

Light-to-moderate rainfall has been predicted for Andaman and Nicobar islands and the northern Odisha coast as well as for the coastal districts of West Bengal. 

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Some of ISRO’s computers used for web surfing were affected by malware 

The Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant located in Tamil Nadu’s Tirunelveli district has been in the news after social media users claimed that some of the facility’s systems were hit by a computer…

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‘Arise’: IIT Madras’ affordable standing wheelchair to be commercially available

The standing wheelchair called ‘Arise’ was designed and developed by the TTK Center for Rehabilitation Research and Device Development at IIT-M.

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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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