Speed News from Tamil Nadu (May21)

Chennai, May21 (tamilnaducentral): After weeks of political turbulence involving the warring factions of the ruling party, the Tamil Nadu Assembly session is all scheduled to be convened, probably in the first week of June to debate on demands for grants for various departments. The month-long session, which comes after the budget presentation on March 16,

BJP wants AIADMK groups to back it in civic polls

Chennai, May20 (tamilnaducentral): At yesterday’s meeting held at the insistence of Modi, OPS was told to consider about an alliance with BJP in the upcoming civic polls. He was also told to loosen his tough posturing towards EPS group. Initially OPS, K P Munusamy and Maithreyan had dropped the plan to meet Modi. OPS’ visit

MSSRF with UNICEF launches ‘TN Nutrition Alliance’

Chennai, May 19 (tamilnaducentral): An effort for better nutrition in Tamil Nadu, the ‘Tamil Nadu Nutrition Alliance’ was launched today by MSSRF in partnership with UNICEF.  The logo of the alliance, signifying a healthy food basket and an emerging network was formally launched on the occasion. A number of stakeholders from government, NGO, CBO and academic

Rajinikanth skips Modi, BJP fumes

Chennai, May19 (tamilnaducentral): As Rajinikanth failed to mention Modi in the list of political leaders who are doing good work, BJP State president Tamilisai slammed the actor. Right from Stalin to Seeman were give a clean chit by Rajinikanth. This offended Tamilisai who in an interview to a Tamil Channel asked why Rajinikanth did not

Rajinikanth hints at entering politics

Chennai, May 19 (tamilnaducentral) : Rajinikanth who is meeting his fans for the last day today has dropped a political bomb saying that the political system needs a revamp, possibly hinting at his foray into politics anytime soon. Calling himself a hardcore Tamilian who has lived in Tamil Nadu for 44 years, the Superstar has

Yet another actress harassed in Kerala

Chennai, May18(tamilnaducentral):  Soon after the sexual harassment of actress Bhavana, Manju Warrier was subjected to a similar treatment in the capital city of Kerala. Fan club members of an actor were behind this, say unit hands. This time, actresses and lady technicians drove to CM’s office and asked for safety to them within the State.

Rajinikanth has nothing in his head : Markandey Katju

Chennai, May18 (tamilnaducentral): Superstar Rajinikanth who is meeting his fans after eight years and holding photo sessions with select fans albeit with government ID documents at Raghavendra Kalyana Mandapam in the city has received flak from a section of media on his dilly-dallying tactics to enter politics. The latest scathing attack on him comes from