Sushila Ravindranath

Sushila Ravindranath is a journalist/columnist.

Articles By Sushila Ravindranath

Chennai Super Queen

How Jayalalithaa crushed the opposition in Tamil Nadu.

Isle of opportunity

As election nears,political parties again make much of Katchatheevu

‘Power,labour,equipment have made textile industry competitive’

The Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council (Texprocil) has recently released “A Benchmarking Study of Production Costs in India vis-à-vis Bangladesh,China,Egypt,Indonesia,Pakistan and Turkey”

The Chennai model

Tamil politicians have never been good at projecting the city’s myriad successes.

The Chennai chessboard

Rajya Sabha polls touch off a new political dynamic in Tamil Nadu

Missing reel

The south is largely absent from the centenary celebrations of Indian cinema

Clean chits

In the south,there are are some remarkable,and legitimate,success stories in chit funds

Let out the steam at Koodankulam

As the deadline to commission the nuclear plant nears,there must be a reasonable settlement

Competitive caring about Sri Lanka

Could sympathy for the island’s Tamils and anger at the Centre actually affect electoral outcomes in Tamil Nadu?

Frugality is in the Indian DNA

I have been inviting R Seshasayee,managing director of Ashok Leyland,for lunch for several weeks now. He agrees to meet me,but asks me to have lunch with him in his office. He is always rushed and cannot find time to go out for lunch.

A neurology of microfinance

Tara Thiagarajan,chairperson and managing director of Chennai-based Madura Micro Finance is flying off to the US in a few hours.

An uneven innovator

Indians do not innovate. Consider this. India currently ranks 58th on an international innovation ranking by the Economic...