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PHOTOS: This is South India's MAHAKUMBH

A devotee takes a selfie after the holy bath at the Kumbakonam Mahamaham pond in Kumbakonam, Tamil Nadu. The nine-day Mahamaham festival, known as the 'Kumbh Mela of the south', concluded In......

A decade later, 10 convicted in Kumbakonam school fire tragedy

Over a decade after a devastating fire charred to death 94 school children, a court in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, on Wednesday convicted 10 persons and acquitted 11 others in the ghastly school fire......

This is what our PM is really like!

It was a small political gaffe but a revealing one. On July 15 a thatched roof caught fire in a school building in Kumbakonam and around 90 toddlers perished in the blaze.In faraway Delhi the Prime......

Kumbakonam toll goes up to 94

With the death of one more boy in the small hours of Wednesday, the toll in the July 16 fire tragedy in Kumbakonam has risen to 94, according to Thanjavur district Collector Dr J......

Kumbakonam residents have another fire scare

On Friday night at 9:30pm, people residing near the Sri Krishna School were shocked to see smoke coming out of its second floor window. It was emerging out of a cupboard filled with books.They......

L&T to buy 10% in City Union Bank

Engineering major Larsen & Toubro will pick up nearly a 10 per cent stake in the Kumbakonam-based City Union Bank for Rs 45 crore.The company will subscribe to the preferential allotment of 2.66......

Gujarat has cleanest railway stations, Bihar dirtiest

Out of the 40 different cleanliness parameters passengers rated stench at stations as their top concern, followed by lack of dustbins and unclean platforms The cleanest railway stations in the......

How Equitas turns poor people into successful entrepreneurs

Pushpal Shinde now earns some Rs 50,000 a month by selling washing powders under the brand SARA. Image: Empowering women to run own business. Photograph, courtesy: Business Standard    ......

Buses off roads in TN for the second day

About 200 employees were detained across the state in connection with incidents related to strike Commuters were hit hard for the as a number of state run buses remained off the roads across Tamil......

Investing tricks not taught in grad schools

We learnt calculus, organic chemistry and Shakespeare in college, but investing in the stockmarkets, arguably a subject of interest for scores, never formed part of our curriculum. A subject that......

'It took a decade to make The Man Who Knew Infinity'

Director Matt Brown tells Aseem Chhabra/Rediff.com what it was about The Man Who Knew Infinity that made him persevere for a decade to turn the book into a film. Filmmaking can be an extremely......

'The sun is the villain in Surya Versus Surya!'

'My character in Surya Versus Surya cannot come out in daylight.' Actor Nikhil Siddhartha talks about his latest film. With back-to-back hits in Swamy Ra Ra and Karthikeya, Nikhil Siddhartha is......

Meet Dev Patel's onscreen wife

'Dev Patel and I hung out together to get to know one another. It’s very important to understand your co-star before you begin a project.' Devika Bhise gets ready for The Man Who Knew......

Review: Ramanujan is a must watch

Director Gnana Rajasekaran’s Ramanujan is a well researched, well-written and brilliantly directed film dedicated to India’s mathematical prodigy, Ramanujan, whose genius hung like......

Review: Naan Than Bala disappoints

Vivek’s Naan Than Bala directed by Kannan is a highly melodramatic tale of friendship between a righteous temple priest and a hardcore killer, says  S Saraswathi. Actor......
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Dive deeper into traditional kolam culture

CHENNAI: A stream of rice flour falls on the ground from the pinch of forefinger and thumb, creating laced patterns and designs to mark a special... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Dive-deeper-into-traditional-kolam-culture/2016/09/27/article3630444.ece
Clay sculpture generates interest among participants

The clay sculpture of a student sculpted by an Assistant Professor and a PG student of Kumbakonam college has generated huge interest among... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Tiruchirapalli/clay-sculpture-generates-interest-among-participants/article9148967.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Campus Connect

Exhibition About 170 students of the Department of Botany, Holy Cross College, displayed nutritious vegetables, fruits, greens and tubers at an... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/campus-connect/article9148340.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Distressed cadre look to God

: Following the hospitalisation of Chief Minister and AIADMK general secretary Jayalalitha in Chennai, thousands of party functionaries offered... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/distressed-cadre-look-to-god/article9143024.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
King of comedy

With the death anniversary of K. A. Thangavelu falling this week, we take a look at the life and times of the ace comedian The 100th... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/cinema/with-the-death-anniversary-of-k-a-thangavelu-falling-this-week-we-take-a-look-at-the-life-and-times-of-the-ace-comedian/article9142755.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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