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May 21, 2017
Lessons from a reborn river: What the water conservation effort in Alwar teaches usThe Vaigai River in Madurai has run dry, and efforts to rejuvenate it haven't worked. But is there a lesson to be learnt from Alwar, Rajasthan?
Apr 11, 2017
RK Nagar bypolls: EC needs more visible policing to crack the whip on erring politiciansWhat the EC needs is a TN Seshan or a JM Lyngdoh kind of approach, a more visible policing that cracks the whip on erring politicians for RK Nagar polls.
Mar 07, 2017
Indigo pilot makes false announcement, caught by ATC on boardAn Indigo pilot faced a major embarrassment when he was caught attributing a flight delay to the Air Traffic Controller to "cover up" the absence of his co-pilot.
Feb 09, 2017
Jallikattu begins: Madurai's Palamedu arena hosts bull taming sport, 850 animals registeredMadurai's famous jallikattu arena Palamedu hosted the bull taming sport on Thursday, reports said. The event, which is taking place after two years after a ban on the sport was lifted in January, started at 8 am and will go on till 4 pm on Thursday.
Jan 25, 2017
Jallikattu: Denial meets drama and violence as drought-hit Tamil Nadu seeks release with bullsJallikattu is more than just about culture, the pent up frustration of Tamil Nadu that is both thirsty and hungry has found a release in the bull-taming sport. It started as a debate, then drama and now violence
Jan 22, 2017
Jallikattu row: Ordinance is the permanent solution, says Tamil Nadu CM PanneerselvamDismissing claims that the jallikattu ordinance was a temporary way out, Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Saturday said it (ordinance) was towards ensuring a permanent solution.
Jan 21, 2017
Jallikattu ordinance: Tamil Nadu parties welcome govt move but demand permanent solutionStalin compared the pro-jallikattu agitation of students at Marina beach to the anti-Hindi stir spearheaded by students in 1965 and hailed the demonstration as "historic"
Jan 19, 2017
Narendra Modi govt's stand on jallikattu re-establishes bias towards Tamil interestsWhether Jallikattu is right or wrong, should it be discontinued or continued or continued with modifications, is an out and out Tamil affair. That the Animal Welfare Board of India, which doesn’t exactly reflect Tamil opinion, gets to decide on this shows how Tamils are infantilised as being incapable of deciding their own affairs
Jan 15, 2017
Jallikattu supporters continue protests in Tamil Nadu, many detainedAmid protests against the ban on Jallikattu, on Sunday, police detained several people at various places in some southern districts for attempting to organise the bull taming sport.
Jan 14, 2017
Jallikattu supporters near Madurai taken into preventive custody for allegedly trying to defy banSeveral supporters of Jallikattu were taken into preventive custody near Madurai for allegedly trying to defy a ban on the traditional bull taming sport.