Speak Your Mind Archive
Chennai,Apr23(tamilnaducentral): “When you reach, just text me or give me a missed call” is the instruction that almost every woman going to work (or stepping out of their homes) gets from her parents, spouse, friends or relatives. At a time when more and more women spend considerable time outside their homes, safety becomes a pertinent and constant concern, feels Sangeetha Perumbeti. The reality for women in
Chennai, Apr21 (tamilnaducentral): This is undoubtedly the digital age. People connect better over social media than over direct human to human interactions. Diurnal interactions through smart phones and laptops have become a way of life. Of course, it has ushered in an era of communication and information never seen before, but at the same time
Chennai,Mar29(tamilnaducentral): Rajinikanth as most of us know creates ripples and attracts media limelight just before his film releases or at the time of shoots;he has yet again played his role to the dot, no retakes! Rajinikanth hogged headlines when he was scheduled to fly to Sri Lanka to be a part of an event to
Chennai,Mar 25 (tamilnaducentral): Actor Kamal Haasan of late has been very vocal about his political and social views, which he was profusely sharing on his social media platforms. Kamal’s vociferous comments about Mahabharata in an interview with a private Tamil channel came in for harsh criticism and backlash from various pro-Hindu groups and outfits. A
Chennai, Feb17 (tamilnaducentral): Can we now expect the Tamils to come up with Jallikattu version 2.0 now that the state is in danger of being ruled from a Bengaluru prison? Tamil Nadu has an ancient and proud culture and it is very sad to witness the current state of affairs. The rape of democracy anywhere is
Chennai, Jan 26 (tamilnaducentral) : Sticks and stones are thrown only at a ripe tree. My heart goes out to my fellow Tamilians who maintained and exhibited reverence even while facing the wrath of dirty politics. But the only way to get back at them right now is by celebrating this achievement. Let us glorify this
Chennai,Jan 22 (tamilnaducentral): Jallikattu is just a trigger; the uproar we are witnessing now is the outburst of a long lonely battle that every Tamilian has fought since 2009. A piece of my soul died every time I heard the news. I felt despair as the anger, sadness and helplessness literally consumed and paralyzed me.