As per report forty-nine people were injured on the first day of the traditional Jallikattu festival in Tamilnadu that has attracted the ire of animal activists, officials said Wednesday. Meanwhile nearly 500 bulls and a similar number of “tamers” were involved on the opening day of the festival in Madurai, said S Natarajan, a government official from the city.
As per report Chitti 2.0 and 3.0 might have been dismantled after the film got over, but the makers have now made it possible for fans to have a look at the models and props used in the making of Rajinikanth’s 2.0 in real life. Accordingly you can now see the original statues, mannequins, costumes, suits, masks, robot models and prosthetic used in the making of the movie at a special hall set up inside the Chennai Trade Fair on Island Grounds.
Reportedly the news that actor Vishal was going to get engaged to the daughter of a Hyderabad based businessman began doing the rounds last month. Meanwhile the actor himself, however, remained tight lipped about things, neither confirming nor denying the news. Furthermore putting the rumors to rest, actor Anisha Alla, who had appeared in films like Pelli Choopulu and Arjun Reddy
The investigation in the Kodanadu estate death case has reached a intense point, as the two main accused Manoj and Sayan were arrested yesterday. The sensational Kodanadu estate case has turned out to be the most talked about issue in Tamilnadu politics with new shocking updates unraveling the mystery.
According to sources with Tamilnadu’s harvest festival Pongal around the corner, people have started to travel to their hometowns. As on Saturday morning, around 1.65 lakh people have travelled to their hometowns from Chennai for Pongal holidays. Reportedly Tamilnadu government has made elaborate arrangements to cope with the rush of passengers travelling for Pongal.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had reportedly said that DMK president Stalin is the biggest competition in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. Modi has been speaking with Tamilnadu BJP leaders through video conferencing, and for the past one week he's been interacting with Tamilnadu and Pondicherry BJP members discussing strategies.
DMK senior Member J.Anbazhagan said that, irrespective of TTV Dinakaran attacking DMK, he will get imprisoned. Amma Makkal Munnetra Katchi leader TTV Dinakaran and DMK President MK Stalin have been attacking each other in recent times. DMK attacks through Murasoli paper and TTV uses Twitter to attack.
Former editor of Tehelka, Mathew Samuel has come up with video evidence accusing Tamilnadu chief minister Edappadi Palanisamy of the murders at Kodanadu estate. The death of a security guard and the theft that happened at Kodanadu estate after Jayalalitha's death were much talked about.
Chennai sources stated that Tamilnadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Saturday rejected allegations made against him by those accused in the Kodanad estate break-in case, saying the police will probe the matter. When referring to former Tehelka editor Samuel Mathew releasing a video in Delhi on Friday, in which the accused allegedly linked the CM to the break-in, Palaniswami denied his involvement.
According to sources it was stated that the garment exporters of Tirupur and other parts of western districts have welcomed the Central Government’s move of raising the Goods and Services Tax (GST) exemption limit from Rs 20 lakh to Rs 40 lakh. Meanwhile Union Minister of Finance Arun Jaitley had announced increasing the GST exemption limit from Rs 20 lakh to Rs 40 lakh.
According to sources DMK President MK Stalin categorically ruled out an alliance with the Narendra Modi led BJP in Tamilnadu. Meanwhile Stalin said, “He categorically state that DMK will not ally with the Narendra Modi led BJP which has been governing the country without giving due consideration to ideas like ‘secularism’, ‘social justice’, ‘equality’, ‘alliance dharma’, ‘federal rights’.”
According to sources Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given a detailed answer to the question of whether the BJP and the alliance are formed by the AIADMK, DMK and Rajini in Tamilnadu. Prime Minister Modi yesterday discussed video conferencing with the executives of Dharmapuri, Cuddalore, Erode, Krishnagiri, Arakonam block.
A Chennai businessman was made to travel to Vellore, and he was kidnapped from there to Erode and was locked and beaten in a lodge, to finally get released after stealing 26 lakhs from him. Wilson Vimal a real estate businessman aged 44 lives in Vadapalani.
DMK MP Kanimozhi has become the viral content across social media with her voice against Hindi imposition. DMK was always known for Hindi imposition opposition, and it's been a practice for DMK MPs to speak against Hindi imposition in Lok Sabha and Rajyasabha. Her speech in Rajya Sabha has become viral.
In a recent shocking incident, a son had burnt his father for not providing money to get tickets for Thala Ajith's latest release Viswasam. As Pongal special, Kollywood has witnessed the release of two big budget entertainer movies of this season, Petta and Viswasam.
DMK president MK Stalin said that after DMK forms the government by winning Lok Sabha elections, interrogation will be made on the death of former Tamilnadu chief minister Jayalalitha. Presently this has created ripples in the political circles as we all knew there has been some mystery revolving around the former Chief Minister's demise.
Chennai sources stated that Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami took a dig at DMK president M.K. Stalin for his 'zero governance' remark and said people know who is really 'zero' in politics. Meanwhile when winding up the debate on the motion of thanks to the governor for his address to the Assembly, Mr Palaniswami referring to Stalin's 'zero governance' remark said the DMK leader
Chennai high court has imposed a ban on the gifting of 1000 rupees by Tamilnadu government to people above poverty line. As Pongal nears, it has been the practice of giving Pongal gift to people including one kilogram of rice, sugar, cashew, grapes, sugarcane and also 1000 rupees.
Recently the central government had passed an amendment regarding the reservation for the general category people based on their economic status. However this was not accepted by many and ADMK MP and deputy speaker of Lok Sabha, Thambidurai attacked the central government.
Chennai sources stated that the Supreme Court has imposed a ban on Pongal for the poverty line. On behalf of the Pongal festival, Tamilnadu Government announced that all ration card readers, parchiris, sugar and sugarcane pieces would be given a thousand rupees cash pongal. Meanwhile the Public Prosecution case was filed against the Chennai High Court. Accordingly in the case of Daniel, who was from Coimbatore
Chennai sources made a statement that Chief Minister Palanisamy announced the new district to split the Kallakurichi in Villupuram alone. Accordingly Kallakurichi emerges as the 33rd district of Tamilnadu. Chief Minister Palanisamy gave a debate on Governor's speech and 27 companies have been given administrative approval by the World Investor Conference. Reportedly Rs 44,000 crore will be invested in Tamilnadu and 50,000 jobs will be available.
Last year, there was chaos at Thoothukudi as the protest against Sterlite copper plant got intensified, and when the protesters marched towards the collector's office in the city, in an unexpected manner, there was extreme violence with the cop’s suddenly opening fire. This brutal Thoothukudi shootout incident lead to the death of 13 civilians, and following continued protests, the Tamilnadu
Kallakurichi will now join the list of districts and will become the 33rd district of Tamilnadu. As per the official announcement made by Tamilnadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palanisamy today, the decision had been made regarding the bifurcation of Villupuram district and form a new district with Kallakurichi as headquarters.
Venkatesan and Kaliyamma from Uthiramerur had lost their child before 100 days and have finally found her after huge search. Venkatesan and Kaliyamma reside at Manampathi village and they have a 2 year old daughter Harini, whom they lost before three months. After this incident, many nongovernmental organizations, police and general public started searching Harini.
As per report early mornings became suddenly cold when New Year struck. Meanwhile the normally moderate, not too hot never too cold weather of Kerala became “chilling” for its people unused to such extremes, and the days, terribly hot. Chennai has been making the same complaint, Hyderabad too has seen a steep drop in temperature.
The election commission cancelled planned by-elections for Thiruvarur constituency after the death of former DMK chief Kalaignar M Karunanidhi. The bye elections were earlier planned on January 28 by the election commission. Already many political parties were already opposing this, asking the cancellation of bye election as the Gaja cyclone relief activities
Chennai high court had ordered 3 years imprisonment for sports and youth welfare minister Balakrishna Reddy. In Chennai there's a court to inquire cases against MPs and MLAs, and this court will specially look into cases against the bureaucrats and recently in a sexual harassment case had ordered 10 years imprisonment for former Perambalur DMK MLA Rajkumar.