Monthly Archive:: January 2017

No stay of TN act on Jallikattu : Supreme Court

Chennai, Jan 31(tamilnaducentral): In what could be termed as a time of huge victory and celebration, the Supreme Court has not struck down the law enacted by Tamil Nadu to conduct the traditional sport of Jallikattu. It said that the state government  has powers to enact special ordinance to allow playing the sport. However, the

Tamil Nadu BJP president faces dissent

Chennai, Jan 31 (tamilnaducentral): Tamil Nadu BJP president Tamilisai Soundararajan is facing dissent from the youth wing of the party. Youth Wing leader Vinoj was raided by Income Tax for helping some businessmen to convert the demonetised currency. The youth wing office bearers had told the Tamil Nadu BJP State president to suspend him and

Siddharth’s prophetic tweet,Rajinikanth successor

Chennai, Jan 30 ( tamilnaducentral): Actor Siddharth is hailed by netizens for his prophetic tweet. Rajinikanth’s Baasha will have a London premiere and will be screened globally. Baahubali 2 TV rights price created a record, breaking even Superstar Rajinikanth’s price. Gnanavel Raja, cousin of Suriya says that the latter is the real successor of Rajinikanth at

Speed News from Tamil Nadu (Jan30)

Chennai,Jan30(tamilnaducentral): Deepa Jayakumar, niece of late Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa is taking her first step to enter the political arena to the delight of her supporters. Jayalalithaa Deepa Peravai has scheduled its State conference at Tiruchi on February 24, said former AIADMK MLA Pon.Ilavazhagan. Ilavazhagan said in a party that has about 1.5

Natarajan is AIADMK’s Swamy- DMK

Chennai, Jan 30 (tamilnaducentral): Natarajan, husband of Chinnamma Sasikala is what Subramanian Swamy is to BJP, says  T R Balu’s son. Like Swamy being the joker in the BJP pack, Natarajan is now the comedian in AIADMK stable, says T R Raja, DMK MLA from Mannargudi, the hometown of the Sasikala clan. This retort comes

Thozhan launches 900 km ‘Cheers to Safety’ cycling campaign

Chennai, Jan30 (tamilnaducentral): This is the time of youth action. Thozhan, a social reform group founded in 2007 has “Accident-Free Nation” as its goal. Thozhan regularly conducts Road Safety Awareness campaigns along with other reform activities. Every year, the ‘100 Signal Awareness’ programme is conducted in Chennai by Thozhan. It is significant that a huge number

Hailed by Amma, now an anti-national

Chennai, Jan 29 (tamilnaducentral): A youth hailed by Amma Jayalalithaa for his achievements in sports is now cooling his heels in Puzhal jail. To top it, police has slapped a charge of  him being anti-national. He was picked up by the police on a raid at Madanakuppam, where he stays. After being beaten up, he was