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Talk on epic character Bhishmar

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AIADMK vote share rises marginally to 40.8 %

PTI, Friday, 20th May 2016
Chennai: The AIADMK, which won the 16 May Assembly elections in Tamilnadu, has bettered its vote share marginally at 40.8 per cent but DMK, too, improved its pie significantly compared to the previous polls to 38 per cent.

Moulivakkam building: Interim report tomorrow

Chennai: The three member team which visited the Moulivakkam crash site on 14 April for examinging the stability of the building has been asked by the Supreme Court to submit its interim report tomorrow. ... Read More >>

AIR digs into archives to bring MSV to life

Chennai: The auditorium at All India Radio (AIR) was awash with nostalgia and pleasant memories for the participants and audience who had gathered there for the radio biography release in CD forms of three artistes and a speaker on Wednesday. ... Read More >>

Veda is the base of science

Chennai: Veda is the base of Science and students should cultivate the habit of relating science with Vedas, said associate director for Indian Heritage and Language Computing, C-DAC Bengaluru P Ramanujam. ... Read More >>

Chennai men on Forbes philanthropists list

Houston: Seven Indians feature in Forbes Asia’s ninth Heroes of Philanthropy list, highlighting most noteworthy contributions to philanthropy from 13 countries across Asia-Pacific. ... Read More >>

Sivaji fans to observe fast

The Nadigar Thilagam Sivaji Samooga Nala Peravai will be observing a one-day fast in front of Government Guest House, Chepauk on 21 July - death anniversary of actor Sivaji Ganesan - to draw attention to their demand that the Tamilnadu government... Read More >>

‘Over Rs 24 crore seized by flying squads’

Chennai: The State’s Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Rajesh Lakhoni today said the EC was leaving no stone unturned as it gears up for the 16 May Assembly elections and pointed out that the Commission’s flying squads had so far seized over Rs 24... Read More >>

Allies vow to work for AIADMK's win

Chennai: Seven outfits, including the existing allies of the AIADMK, extended their support to the ruling party and vowed to work for its victory in the 16 May Assembly polls. ... Read More >>

Hooligan on two wheels has arrived in India

Legendary bike-maker Ducati launched the new XDiavel and XDiavel S at a starting price of Rs 15.87 lakh and Rs 18.47 lakh (both prices ex-showroom, Delhi) in India on 15 September. ... Read More >>

Journalists protest after being manhandled

Chennai: Journalists covering AIADMK General Secretary V K Sasikala's visit to a resort near here, where her party MLAs are put up, yesterday staged a protest after some of them were allegedly manhandled by some persons. ... Read More >>


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