The recent deluge of catastrophic weather-related events in Chennai has given rise to a weather blogging community that is more active than any other in the country.
Political parties and activists say the police are to blame, and the current government needs to do more.
What started out as a public meeting where the local MLA was not invited has now culminated in a decision to send an all-party delegation to meet the president, prime minister and home minister to ask for Lieutenant-Governor Kiran Bedi’s dismissal.
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‘Raja Vaaikal’ Ranganayaki fought alone for a basic need for her entire village – water – and won
Crime statistics, along with regular media reports of crimes against senior citizens has resulted in many senior citizens feeling unsafe in Chennai and Tamil Nadu.
He now said that if the caste-based parties were involved, this tragedy could have been averted.
For the people of Puducherry, the arrival of Bedi, and the reforms she has brought in has made a huge difference in a short period of time.
In spite of strong opposition and lobbying within and outside his party the Indian National Congress, V Narayanasamy is all set to take the reins in Puducherry.
With little work throughout the year artists and dance troupes in Tamil Nadu make steady money mainly during the elections
The most prominent example is that of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's. She is often seen in either a green or a maroon saree, and people close to her say she believes that these two colours help her.
Last Diwali, incessant rains caused floods that tore through Cuddalore district, changing the lives of the people forever. The situation is yet to return to normal.
Cuddalore’s Kacharaiyanatham village is full of widows thanks to alcohol addiction and these women say they will not vote at all
If anyone wants to meet N Rangasamy, one just needs to visit the tea stall in Thattanchavady. One can get a glimpse of the Chief Minister of Puducherry on the tennis ground.
Two deaths due to unconfirmed causes, people say they waited for hours in the searing heat with no shade and many, without water or food.
Since there are four major parties/alliances involved in the Puducherry polls, there is a rush for new faces.