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Allies turned foes Jaya and Vijayakanth face off in TN bypoll

A Ganesh Nadar reports on the bye-elections in Sankarankovil in Thirunelveli district of Tamil Nadu, the first test of strength since last year's assembly elections, in which friends-turned-foes......

'There is a lot of scope for NREGA works'

Many regard the National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, the flagship welfare programme as the best scheme of the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance government. The act aims at enhancing the......

A case of mistaken identity ruined her life

She had to watch her husband bleed to death live on television. As he lay dying, he begged ministers, bureaucrats, policemen and media persons passing by to help him. They didn't. ......

Dalit leader Krishnaswamy injured in bomb attack

Puthiya Thamizhagam leader Dr S Krishnaswamy, the party's organising secretary Velu Samy and his driver suffered injuries in a bomb attack by an 11-member gang near the Sathakthullah College in......

Review: Osthe lacks the magic that made Dabangg work

Pavithra Srinivasan writes that Tamil film Osthe -- remade from Salman Khan's blockbuster Dabangg -- takes itself too serious and misses the plot.'What you have seen so far, is gusthi fight. From......

Review: Angadi Theru is a must-watch!

It takes a great deal of guts and enormous research to produce a realistic story -- and even then, the risks attached to making it watchable are truly many. In that respect, Ayngaran......

Anandha Thandavam not as good as the novel

The successive works of a hit-maker are always eagerly looked forward to. Will he be able to re-create the magic, or will the film fall flat on its face? The expectations are doubled when the maker......

Producer of Kuselan settles dues

One of the most hyped 2008 films was Rajnikanth's Tamil movie Kuselan. It also turned out to be the biggest failure of the year with several distributors and theatre owners losing a lot of money.......

Seval is watchable

Seval is produced by Jinnah Creations and directed by renowned masala-churner Hari -- the man who once gave passable fare like Saamy, and a punch dialogue-ridden, yet puzzlingly successful Vel.......

  People speak for thirunelveli district

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Q. Why did Vanchinathan shot down collector Ash at Maniyatchi Junction in Tamil nadu before independence?
:  A. Those were the days when the seeds of the struggle for freedom sown during what was miscalled the Indian Sepoy Mutiny of 1857, had begun sprout...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-did-vanchinathan-shot-down-collector-ash-at-maniyatchi-j//answers/15714401

Kovai King
Q. What is the Full name of founder of TVS Group.As i know his short name TV Sundaram.
Kovai King:  A. Thirukurungudi Venu Sundaram Iyengar A lawyer turned industrialist from Thirunelveli district of TN1877-1955 more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-the-full-name-of-founder-of-tvs-group.as-i-know-his-/15714272/answers/15518365

kundan lohar
Q. In AP, every village is blessed with village deities like Ankamma, Poleramma, Maremma, Nancharamma and we celebrate annual mela in every village mostly for those deities. Wish to know any thing like this in other parts of the country?
Kundan Lohar:  A. yes, KAMAS settled in Tamil Nadu , particularly in Coimbatore , Thiruppur,Erode and Thirunelveli districts still celebrate these village...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/in-ap-every-village-is-blessed-with-village-deities-like-ank/15518306/answers/13811883

  Web results for Thirunelveli District
'Extend Anti-Ragging Steps to Pvt Hostels'

CHENNAI: Emphasising the need to root out ragging, Governor K Rosaiah on Tuesday called for extending the anti-ragging measures to private hostels... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Extend-Anti-Ragging-Steps-to-Pvt-Hostels/2014/08/20/article2388320.ece
Lack of Teachers Haunts School

VILLUPURAM: A government school that had been consistently producing around 95 per cent plus-two pass results until a few years back, suddenly saw... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/Lack-of-Teachers-Haunts-School/2014/08/14/article2378755.ece
CPI(M) Demands Drought Relief Measures to be Taken Up

THOUGH the union budget has directly hit the common man, the statements from major Dravidian parties welcoming the budget has come as a shock, said... ...

http://peoplesdemocracy.in/2014/0727_pd/cpim-demands-drought-relief-measures-be-taken
Special for IANS)

Press Council of India chairperson and former Supreme Court judge Markandey Katju has alleged that one of his brother-judges in the Madras High... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a476260.html

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