Monthly Archive:: February 2016

Chennai groper puts woman and family in jail

Chennai,Feb29(tamilnaducentral): A woman groped by a MTC bus driver in Chennai was booked by police and lodged in Puzhal jail. The groper who should have been booked under Prevention of Women Harassment goes  scot-free. This bizzare incident  took place on Tuesday last. The miscarriage of justice was due to muscle power of MTC staff unions.

Actor-comedian Kumarimuthu passes away

Chennai,Feb29(tamilnaducentral): Kollywood actor-comedian Kumarimuthu passed away at a private hospital in the city on Sunday.He was 77. Kumarimuthu, known for his distinct laugh, breathed his last at Kauvery Hospital due to age-related disorders. His career in the film industry spanned over three decades. Kumarimuthu made his acting debut in Kollywood in the film, Ival Oru Seethai in

Dr Kalam’s advisor Ponraj enters politics

Chennai,Feb29(tamilnaducentral): The scientific adviser to late President APJ Abdul Kalam, V Ponraj has plunged into politics, floating a political party named, ‘Abdul Kalam Vision India Party’ after offering homage to Dr Abdul Kalam at his burial site in Rameswaram. He addressed a brief gathering from a mobile platform set in a truck. V Ponraj has stated his

DMDK deal waits for Shah and Modi’s nod

Chennai,Feb29(tamilnaducentral): DMDK terms for deal with BJP awaits Amit Shah and Modi’s approval, say sources. The number of seats and Captain leading from the front were accepted by Javadekar. The hitch was that DMDK wanted a Rajya Sabha seat. BJP is desperately trying to reduce the numbers of the opposition in the upper house. With

Forced tatoo video and AIADMK MLA missing poster

Chennai,Feb28(tamilnaducentral): Video of AIADMK  forcefully tattooing a schoolgirl screaming in pain has gone viral. In Tirunelveli town, a poster stuck at the pedestal of MGR statue states that its party MLA has gone missing for the past four and a half years. This poster put under the name of AIADMK says that if the MLA can

Sarathkumar joins BJP

Chennai,Feb28(tamilnaducentral): Sarathkumar, founder of All India Samathuva Makkal Katchi (AISMK) has joined BJP in the run up to the 2016 Assembly elections scheduled in Tamil Nadu this May. Sarathkumar has said that he has completed the first round of alliance talks with BJP  but not decided on the number of seats. He added that the

Priyanka Gandhi threatened me: Rajiv killer

Chennai,Feb28(tamilnaducentral):  Rajiv Gandhi assassin Nalini has alleged that Priyanka Gandhi had threatened her. Priyanka Gandhi had a few years back visited Nalini in Vellore prison. Media quoted Priyanka Gandhi saying that she wanted to meet her father’s killer to give the message that her family held no animosity to Nalini or the other five serving