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India's coronavirus count 166; Kashmir reports first case

The number of novel coronavirus cases in India rose to 166 on Wednesday after fresh cases were reported from various parts of the country, according to the health ministry. The Kashmir Valley......

Madras HC stays lookout circular against Karti

The Madras high court on Thursday stayed the lookout circulars issued against former union minister P Chidambaram's son Karti and four others by the Centre under the Passport Act......

How TN parties 'bribed' voters, reveals EC

Political parties and their top leaders used 'innovative ways' in bribing voters in the RK Nagar assembly seat to outwit law enforcement authorities mandated with keeping an eye on poll......

Cyclone Vardah slams into TN; 4 dead, Chennai airport shut

Very severe cyclonic storm Vardah, the most intense to have hit the Tamil Nadu capital in two decades, claimed four lives, flattened homes, snapped power, communication lines and threw into disarry......

What fell from the sky in Tamil Nadu?

IMAGE; The crater in the paddy field in Bethaveppampattu village. All Photographs: Sreeram Selvaraj Two mysterious objects seem to have fallen from the sky -- one in a paddy field and one in an......

Bankers are COVID Warriors too!

'Like doctors, health workers, police, bankers are also COVID warriors,' notes Tamal Bandyopadhyay. Illustration: Dominic Xavier/Rediff.com   Baskar Babu Ramachandran, managing director and......

Small banks plan to lower deposit rates

However, despite the reduction, their interest rates would be about 50-100 basis points higher than those of banks. Illustration: Uttam Ghosh/Rediff.com Small finance banks, which have been defying......

These banks are betting on local hiring in face of cost-effective staff crunch

These banks are finding it hard to pick up seasoned bankers at the pay they are offering With all the ten small finance banks (SFB) set to be operational over the next two months, local hiring has......

Small finance banks to woo depositors with better rates

These banks need to build a significant deposit base to start full-fledged banking. With a number of small finance banks expected to start operations in the next six months, small savers are likely......

Which stocks to buy, hold and sell

Volatility ruled the markets on Wednesday, with the Sensex swinging between positive and negative region. What strategy should the investors follow? Is this the right time to buy stocks? If so,......

Review: Arima Nambi is engaging

A skilfully written plot, deft direction and excellent camera work make director Anand Shankar’s Arima Nambi a highly engaging, action-packed thriller, writes S Saraswathi. Director Anand......

Review: Rajapattai is bland

Pavithra Srinivasan writes Tamil film Rajapattaiis just an actor's quest for superstardom, and is a disappointing fare. By rights, PVP Cinemas' Rajapattai (literally, The King's Road), has......

Review: Azhagarsamiyin Kudhirai is brilliant

Pavithra Srinivasan reviews Tamil film Azhagarsamiyin Kudhirai. Post YOUR reviews here!There are some movies that are truly timeless: the characters, the plot, the settings and even conversations......

Naan Mahaan Alla is almost perfect

Pavithra Srinivasan reviews the Tamil film, Naan Mahaan Alla. Chennai as the location, and an ordinary middle-class family as the plot-point have been handled numerous times in Tamil cinema, but it......

Thoranai: Not good, but not bad either

Some heroes need only one movie to understand where they're going wrong; others take dozens of flicks -- and still fail to realise why they deliver flop after flop. After the debacle of Sathyam,......

Saina Nehwal returns to Gopichand Academy

IMAGE:  Saina Nehwal with coach Pullela Gopichand. Photograph: Snapsindia Three years after parting ways, Saina Nehwal has once again resumed her partnership with long-time mentor and former......

Ritwik left out of CWG squash team

Former India number one Ritwik Bhattacharya was on Monday left out of the 10-member Indian squash team for the upcoming Commonwealth Games to be held in Delhi from October 3-14. After a meeting of......

Pune FC rally to hold Churchill 1-1

Pune Football Club came from behind to hold defending champions Churchill Brothers to a 1-1 draw in their round five I-League match at the Nehru stadium in Margao on Wednesday. Hosts Churchill took......

Sporting Clube de Goa defeat Mohun Bagan 2-0

A goal in each half helped Sporting Clube de Goa defeat Mohun Bagan 2-0 in the third round of the ONGC I-League, played at Nehru Stadium Fatorda on Saturday. The hosts scored through Man of the......

Yakubu brace sinks Salgaocar

A double strike by Yusif Yakubu enabled Mahindra United beat Salgaocar 2-1 and post their fourth victory in the ONGC National Football League, in Margao, Goa, on Thursday. \nMahindra, who......

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