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A man is drenched by a large wave during high tide as he cycles past at a fishing harbour in Chennai, on December 28, 2011. The coastal districts in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry were ravaged by......

All aboard: India, US and Japan navies in 'Malabar' action

Initiated in 1992, as a bilateral exercise between the Indian and US navies, the scope, complexity of operations and level of participation has increased steadily in successive editions of the......

He spent 4 days in a Sri Lankan jail

In our Special Independence Day series, looks at India through the lives of her people. Today: Muthayya Fernandes, a fisherman from Rameswaram, who was imprisoned in Sri Lanka for......

Exclusive! B Raman's unpublished 2007 article: Why Yakub Memon must not be hanged

'The cooperation of Yakub with the investigating agencies after he was picked up informally in Kathmandu and his role in persuading some other members of the family to come out of Pakistan and......

Karnataka HC adjourns Jaya's bail plea; protests continue

One more person died on Wednesday in an act of suicide after being apparently upset over Jayalalithaa's conviction in the disproportionate asset case as protests against her conviction continued......

Budget focuses to fast-track infra development

Union Budget 2014-15 while addressing some of the roadblocks faced by the infrastructure sector such as long-term funding concern, problems of PPP projects has also signaled it wants accelerated......

Tuticorin harbour project to benefit exporters

The Budget proposal to develop the outer harbour project at V O Chidambaranar Port at Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu at a cost of Rs 7,500-crore will be a major boost for the exporters in southern India,......

Religare may buy 60 per cent in Indiareit

Religare Enterprises, the financial services group promoted by Malvinder Singh and Shivinder Singh, was in advance talks with the Ajay Piramal group to buy a 60 per cent stake in the latter's......

10 new Duronto trains; 101 locals for Mumbai

The Indian Railways will launch 10 more Duranto trains, Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee said while presenting the Budget on Wednesday.The Railways will run following new Duronto trains for......

She became an entrepreneur by accident

Ten years ago, Srividya Rabindranath was just another woman working for a private company. But today she is a successful entrepreneur and a member of the Bharatiya Yuva Shakti Trust that......

'In India, nobody has told a story like this'

'The Second World War is the biggest event that happened in the recent history. Not many know that 25 lakh Indian soldiers fought in it. So there are 25 lakh stories.' Telugu director Krish......

Review: Rowthiram is is not compelling

Pavithra Srinivasan feels Rowthiram is a mindless masala. Post YOUR reviews here! The problem with most Tamil debutant directors trying to ape trend-setters like Mani Ratnam, Sasikumar, Gautam......

Thambikkottai: A formula film that doesn't work

Pavithra Srinivasan reviews the Tamil film, Thambikkottai. Post YOUR reviews here!Every once in a while, a good actor suddenly gets bitten by the superstar bug.Narein, who's previously been in......

Review: Devaru is a tedious remake

The first thing that comes to your mind after watching a tedious drama like Devaru is whether an ordinary Tamil film like Thalainagaram (2006) (which itself was the remake of the Malayalam film,......

'MGR films are my reference point'

Director S P Jananathan won the National Award for Best Film in Tamil for his debut venture, Iyarkai. That film had an unusual story of a sailor whose love waits for him onshore.Afterthree years,......

Decks cleared for BCCI life ban on Lalit Modi

With the Delhi high court allowing the Board of Control for Cricket in India to conduct its Special General Meeting (SGM) in Chennai on Wednesday, the decks are cleared for the Board to impose a......

Former CSK team principal Meiyappan chargesheeted in IPL betting scam

Gurunath Meiyappan, former team principal of Chennai Super Kings, was on Saturday chargesheeted along with actor Vindoo Dara Singh and 20 others by Mumbai police in the Indian Premier League......

Ranji: Punjab seal a draw, UP take three points

Punjab middle-order batted with resolve to eke out a draw even as Uttar Pradesh walked away with three points on the virtue of their first innings lead in their Ranji Trophy Super League match, at......

Verma ineligible for BAI election: Azhar

Projected as an outsider by the ruling camp, cricketer-turned-politician Mohammad Azharuddin on Thursday fired a salvo at Badminton Association of India president VK Verma, saying the BAI chief is......

No desire to become New Zealand coach: Fleming

Former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming has ruled himself out of contention to become coach of the Black Caps after the exit of Andy Moles. Fleming on Wednesday made it clear that he harboured......
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AIADMK Doors Shut, Anitha Makes Peace With Karunanidhi

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Good day for the Indians

Conditions were good for sailing on day one of the Sonata India International Regatta off the Chennai Harbour here on Wednesday. Wind speed was 10... ...
Meet Dr Prakash, Chennai's infamous 'sex doctor'

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Despite Rain, Coach Eyes Positive Outcome

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