Chennai floods: Worried Rahul urges Congress workers to extend help

Chennai floods: Worried Rahul urges Congress workers to extend help

Expressing grave concern for those stranded in the Chennai floods, Congressvice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday urged his party workers to extend all possible assistance. “News of heavy rains in Chennai and other parts of TN extremely worrying. My thoughts are with the people of TN as they battle incessant rains,” he tweeted.   “I hope […]

Karunanidhi upset with Centre for promoting Hindi, asks Modi to focus on development.

Chennai: Having faced the ignominy of complet rout in the Lok Sabha polls, DMK chief M. Karunanidhi has found an emotive to chart his comeback into political prominence. Karunanidhi, Thursday, hit out at the Narendra Modi-led government for giving priority to Hindi. The Union Home Ministry had recently issued an order asking government departments and […]

AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa hints at prime ministership

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayaram Jayalalithaa hinted at prime ministership during the launch of a state project in Chennai. Jayalalithaa was speaking at the inauguration of the official website of Tamil Nadu Infrastructural Development Board. While speaking about the proposed infrastructural policies for the state, she also added that she had a clear vision […]

Arms-laden US ship in Tuticorin: Why this silence?

Chennai/Tuticorin: The Deputy National Security Adviser Nehchal Sandhu may have said that the American ship, detained by Coast Guard off Tamil Nadu coast for carrying arms, was not involved in gunrunning, a number of pertinent questions remain unanswered. And the mystery surrounding MV Seaman Guard Ohio gets accentuated in view of the complete silence being […]

Jayalalithaa demands chemical castration, death for rapists

Chennai: Even as the nation struggles to come to terms with the shocking gang-rape of a 23-year-old medical student in Delhi, Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday became the first state to initiate measures aimed at curbing rising cases of crimes against women. As per reports, these measures were announced by state’s Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, […]