July 17, 2020 4:16 pm
Locals and members of the political party, Periyar Dravida Kazhagam gathered near the statue and staged a protest, demanding the arrest of the people behind the act.
January 25, 2020 7:18 am
Rajini’s fans are overjoyed that their star is finally taking a stand and is sticking his neck out, rather than buckling under pressure.
January 24, 2020 1:23 pm
Police officials at the Salavakkam station told IndianExpress.com that senior officers were at the spot to investigate the incident.
January 24, 2020 1:27 pm
The case pertains to the actor's speech on January 14 at an event of Tamil magazine Thuglak where he had claimed that Periyar had taken out a rally with undressed images of Lord Ram and Sita and that no news outlet barring Thuglak had published the same.
January 24, 2020 1:01 pm
Rajinikanth is an honest man, he speaks from his heart and the people have accepted whatever he spoke, the Tamil Nadu Minister Rajendra Balaji had said.
January 22, 2020 6:09 pm
More than 50 police personnel have been deployed near Rajinikanth’s residence and vehicular movement have been restricted near ‘Raghavendra Avenue’. Moreover, people staying close to the actor’s residence are been allowed only after an inquiry.
January 22, 2020 11:02 am
"Is a debate on Periyar the most relevant topic today for Rajinikanth," Karti Chidambaram asked.
January 21, 2020 9:54 pm
When asked about DK leaders refuting his claims, Rajinikanth said: “It was not (an incident) to be denied but to be forgotten…” The DK party has asked the actor should either apologise or produce copies of the Thuglak magazine from 1971 to validate his claims.
December 25, 2019 6:35 pm
Born in 1879, Periyar is remembered for the Self Respect Movement to redeem the identity and self-respect of Tamils. He envisaged a Dravida homeland of Dravida Nadu, and launched a political party, Dravidar Kazhagam (DK).
December 25, 2019 5:05 am
Tamil Nadu BJP's IT wing (@tnbjpitwing) retweeted the photograph and the comment. Both the state party unit and its IT wing later deleted the tweet.
June 22, 2020 6:16 pm
Three days of intense rainfall, from August 15 to August 17 brought in more than what the dams could accommodate, making it necessary to release water. This is what the Central Water Commission (CWC) report on the Kerala floods observed.
June 22, 2020 6:19 pm
Muthuvel Karunanidhi, the man fondly called Kalaignar - the artist, breathes his last. A look back at his illustrious life and all that he achieved in over seven decades of being an active politician.
June 22, 2020 6:27 pm