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…

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…

Social South India Voice Women

“Manithi” women members Struck firm in worshipping Lord Ayyappan at Sabarimala

Tension prevailed at Pamba, the foothills of the Lord Ayyappa Temple in Kerala, on Sunday morning as a group of 11 women below the age of 50 years, tried to trek the hilltop shrine, even as devotees protested against the move.   Though they attempted to trek through the traditional forest path, about five kilometres Read More…

Market Opinion Politics South India

BJP home picked worker’s querry made Modi Shell shocked

Modi was interacting with booth workers from Tamil Nadu and Puducherry using the Namo App.   Prime Minister Narendra Modi faced embarrassing moments during his interaction with BJP workers from Tamil Nadu when a karyakarta ( worker) sought to know why his administration was only busy collecting taxes from the middle class but not interested Read More…

Environment South India Supreme Court

Tamil Nadu knocks SC against Karnataka Mekedatu dam project

Tamil Nadu government on Friday moved the Supreme Court seeking a direction to restrain Karnataka from going ahead with “unauthorised” Mekedatu project across inter-state Cauvery river.   In an application, the state government urged the court to restrain Karnataka through its instrumentality viz, Cauvery Neervari Nigam, from proceeding with the preparation of detailed project report Read More…

Opinion Politics South India

ADMK Govt snail phase relief work is in total contrast with Dharmapuri bus fire convicts release

The cyclone preparedness of the ruling All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) government received praise from all quarters, including from its arch-rival the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), but tardy relief and rehabilitation work has made the people and entire opposition party furious.   Even after eight  days gone many villages are not reached and Read More…

Politics Session Court South India Voice

Nakkheeran editor Gopal arrested, but court set him free

Initial report suggests that the action follows a complaint that he had published stories allegedly linking the office of the Governor with lecturer Nirmala Devi  R.R. Gopal, editor and publisher of Tamil biweekly Nakkheeran, was arrested by police at the Chennai airport on Tuesday morning on the charge of publishing defamatory content against Tamil Nadu Read More…

Companies Environment Legal Nature Supreme Court

Supreme court says “NO” to TN plea on Sterlite

Supreme Court Monday asked the National Green Tribunal (NGT) to decide on the merits and maintainability of the issue raised by the Tamil Nadu government on Vedanta’s plea challenging the closure of its Sterlite plant at Tuticorin.  A bench of Justices R F Nariman and Indu Malhotra said it has already asked the NGT to Read More…