Most remember how C N Annadurai, the founder of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK), was instrumental in setting up houses for them in areas like Vyasarpadi and Roypuram in Chennai and even opened Burma Bazaar in North Chennai for trade.
Chennai’s shoreline is dotted with small-scale fishing hamlets facing an uncertain future due to rapid urbanisation and consequent climate change. The Centre’s amended Coastal Regulation Zone (CRZ) rules have added to their woes
A cook by profession, Radha is contesting the polls as an Independent from Chennai South constituency. She is among only a handful of transgender candidates who have filed their nominations from across the country. If elected, she will be the first transgender in Parliament.
Karnataka Election Results 2018: BS Yeddyurappa is chief minister of Karnataka. He took oath at 9 am Thursday morning, hours after the SC, in a midnight to dawn hearing, refused to stay the swearing-in ceremony. You can read through the highlights from the first hour of counting till the swearing-in ceremony, below.
Kamal Haasan launched Makkal Needhi Maiam on Wednesday, following months of speculation as to whether the veteran Tamil actor would take the plunge. Here's everything you need to know about the new entrant in Tamil Nadu politics.