Monthly Archive:: January 2017

Poes Garden decked up for Sasikala coronation

Chennai, Jan 29 (tamilnaducentral): Veda Nilayam in Poes Garden is all decked up as Sasikala gets ready to be CM. Prior to this, Marina has been brought under Section 144 to prevent any protests against Sasikala. The police fear that Deepa, niece of Jayalalithaa, will trigger off a sit-in protest at the Marina after Sasikala

Tamil Nadu News Wrap (Jan29)

Chennai,Jan 29(tamilnaducentral): Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam is showered with praises on social media networks for his efforts to lift the ban on jallikattu in the backdrop of unprecedented protests by the sport enthusiasts and youth that rocked Tamil Nadu. Jallikattu was held at Karungulam near Manapparai in Tiruchi district today with all the

Who is the Osama supporter in Jallikattu stir ?

Chennai, Jan 28 (tamilnaducentral): Who is this youth who flaunted the poster of Osama bin Laden at the Jallikattu stir? Union minister Nirmala Sitharaman says Jallikattu protesters burnt the national flag and shouted slogans against  Modi and so it was termed as anti-national. Yesterday, OPS told the opposition that the stir was infiltrated by anti-national

Why is ‘porukki’ Swamy silent about Sasi ?

Chennai, Jan 28 (tamilnaducentral) : Did a corporate Swami broker a truce between Sasikala and ‘porukki’ Swamy ?. Is the Jallikattu postponed for Sasikala to take over as CM ? This is the question that is doing the rounds in political circles. During the Jallikattu stir, Subramanian Swamy tweeted that he was happy that the

Ashok Amritraj is UN ambassador in India

Chennai, Jan 28 (tamilnaducentral):  Award-winning Hollywood film producer and Wimbledon tennis player Ashok Amritraj has been appointed the United Nations in India Goodwill Ambassador for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Chairman and CEO of the Hyde Park Entertainment Group, Chennai born Amritraj is known to Kollywood as the producer of the Shankar directed Jeans that had Prasanth

Jallikattu in trouble as AWBI still opposes

Chennai, Jan 28 (tamilnaducentral): Staging of Jallikattu in Alanganallur and Palamedu on scheduled dates has been deferred after Supreme Court announced that pleas regarding the issue will be heard on January 31. Though the secretary of Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) had asked its lawyer Anjali Sharma who is also a board member, to

Mani Ratnam gives glimpse of Kaatru Veliyidai

Chennai, Jan 27 (tamilnaducentral): Mani Ratnam on Republic Day released a video glimpse of Kaatru Veliyidai. His forthcoming movie stars Karthi and Aditi Rao Hydari with music by A R Rahman and cinematography by Ravi Varman. In a first, the production company has announced the release date in advance. A single song from the film’s music album