Opinion Politics South India

Rajini talk implies ADMK government might fall after May 23

Tamilnadu film industry superstar and aspiring politician Rajinikanth on Friday said he is ready to contest assembly elections in Tamil Nadu “whenever” the state goes to the polls.   “Whenever it is announced I am ready. I will decide after May 23,” news agency ANI quoted Rajinikanth as saying to a question whether he will Read More…

Politics

Controversial SP Pandiayarajan and Inspector in Pollachi Sex racket case Put under waiting list

The Pollachi sexual assault case first came to light in February.   After social media came out with pictorial evidence of Admk government  VIP Pollachi Jeyaraman’s  Son  involvement  in the gruesome  Sex racket.,   Then based on the complaint of a survivor who approached the police, an FIR was filed on February 24 against four Read More…

National Politics Supreme Court Votes & Polls

“Not a question of aspersion, it is a question of satisfaction” SC to EC on VVPAT 50% Counting

The top court by its October 8, 2013, verdict had said that Electronic Voting Machines with Voter Verifiable Paper Audit Trail was an indispensable requirement for free and fair elections as it ensures the accuracy of the voting system.   Reminding the EC that VVPATs were introduced on the directions of the top court, CJI Read More…

High Court South India

Rajesh Lakhoni become mouthpiece of ADMK says High Court and sets aside election of Tirupparankundram

The court held that two top Election Commission officials had “played a fraud in connivance with the ruling party” by accepting the AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa’s thumb impression on the candidate’s nomination papers.   The Madras High Court on Friday set aside the election of A.K. Bose (since deceased) of the AIADMK from the Tirupparankundram Assembly Read More…

Market Politics South India

Stocks of +11 diamonds from TamilNadu made 30% market crash

Economic times reported Prices of the +11 diamond size manufactured by the small and medium diamantaires in the Surat world’s largest diamond cutting and polishing centre has crashed by nearly 30% in the last two days after the diamond brokers in Mumbai were flooded with the fresh stocks from few brokers in Tamil Nadu.   Read More…

Opinion Politics South India

Modi enticed ADMK leaders to forget their “amma” roots

Ruling ADMK ministers in Tamilnadu heaped praises that even hardcore BJP members think twice before to deliver    From God to Dad all roles been assigned to Modi by ADMK leaders     ADMK Party men once upon a time praised lavishly only their leader J.Jayalalitha whose death been questioned by themselves and Inquiry Commission Read More…

Social

HC ruled AIADMK party symbol to stay with OPS-EPS : Setback for Dhinakaran faction

The Delhi High Court on Thursday dismissed the pleas of TTV Dhinakaran and VK Sasikala challenging the Election Commission’s order granting the AIADMK name and two leaves symbol to the faction led by Tamil Nadu Chief Minister E K Palaniswami, saying that the figures before showed the Palaniswami-led group “enjoyed a clear majority”.   A Read More…

Cinema Entertainment Politics

Rajinikanth not to contest 2019 general election and asked parties not to use his name logo

Superstar actor  Rajinikanth, ending months of speculation, on Sunday declared he would neither  contest the upcoming Lok Sabha elections nor support anyone.   In a statement, he said, “I am not supporting anyone. No party should use my picture or outfit’s logo” for any propaganda.   “My party has no support in the upcoming parliamentary Read More…

America Companies Industries Legal

US Executives Charged For Alleged $2 Million Bribe To ADMK government in Tamilnadu

Two former high-ranking executives of the technology company Cognizant have been charged by US prosecutors in alleged $2 million bribery of Tamil Nadu government officials to get building permits for its campus in Chennai.   Separately, the Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC), which oversees publicly traded companies, fined Cognizant a total of $25 million for Read More…