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POLITICS

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Tamil cinema, Tamil Nadu, Kamal Haasan

Kamal Haasan, a big dream, but only a small sure step till now

He does not even have the kind of fan following which Rajinikanth has.

VARIETY

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Facebook Chat, Section 66A, Narendra Modi, Tamil Nadu

19-yr-old Tamil youth's arrest over 'filthy' comments on PM Modi in a Facebook chat attacks our basic freedoms

There's a tightrope to be walked when law, technology and freedom of expression are so inextricably interlinked.

VARIETY

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Leftist Feminists, Star Vijay, Trp, Beauty

Debate over whether Kerala girls are more beautiful than those in Tamil Nadu is ugly

The most saddening part about the TV show was that young girls thought it was okay to sit there, dress up and talk about the issue.

POLITICS

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Journalists, Child Abuse, Devdasi system, Tamil Nadu

Journalists getting threats for story on child abuse in Hindu temples is saddening

Meyammai firmly states there is no question of taking down the story on the Devadasi system still followed in parts of Tamil Nadu.

POLITICS

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TTV Dhinakaran, Edappadi palanisamy, AIADMK ministers, Tamil Nadu

Looking at AIADMK now reveals why Jayalalithaa never allowed her ministers to speak

Tamil Nadu ministers are providing comic relief to the otherwise troubled state with their new-found eloquence.

POLITICS

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, Arvind Kejriwal, Kamal Haasan

Why Kamal Haasan is reaching out to Arvind Kejriwal

The south Indian actor wants to start a political party but is not keen on taking the electoral route.

POLITICS

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DMK, AIADMK, Tamil Nadu, Politics

Will Kamal Haasan make a good politician?

The actor has announced that his decision to join politics is not out of choice, but compulsion, thus making it sound like a sacrifice.

VARIETY

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Supreme Court, Medical colleges, Tamil Nadu, NEET

What the NEET controversy in Tamil Nadu means for all of us?

It calls for a critical re-examination of some of our fundamental values in the educational system.

POLITICS

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Suicide, Tamil Nadu, Neet 2017, Anitha Shanmugam

Anitha's suicide after NEET verdict raises questions about our education system

Our students need to be aware of what is happening around them and problems that need fixing.