Tamil Nadu

OPEN TO OPINION

VARIETY

 |  7-minute read
Ministry of Environment, Ecology, Tamil Nadu, Kamarajar port

Salt in their mouths - Why Kamarajar Port is riling districts in Tamil Nadu

It doesn't need a 'masterplan' to understand the ravages of man-made disasters.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Rajinikanth, Amit Shah, BJP, Tamil Nadu

#GoBackAmitShah: Breaching Tamil Nadu won't be a walk on Marina Beach for the BJP

Despite Tamil Nadu's political vacuum, the BJP finds it hard to shed its image of an 'outsider'.

POLITICS

 |  3-minute read
Cauvery water management authority, Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Cauvery river water-sharing

Why Cauvery river needs cleaning, not war over water-sharing

It's sad the river has been silently witnessing its death while politicians continue to fight over it.

VARIETY

 |  5-minute read

POLITICS

 |  4-minute read

ART & CULTURE

 |  11-minute read
Tamil Nadu, Rauf ali, Elephants, Rainforest

What two mighty wild elephants in the Western Ghats taught me

[Book excerpt] Terror took over and I pulled the blanket over my head and lay there shivering.

VOICES

 |  5-minute read

VOICES

 |  5-minute read

POLITICS

 |  6-minute read
Pollution, Tamil Nadu, Anti-sterlite protests, Tuticorin

How police firing on anti-Sterlite protesters has left Tuticorin bleeding

The situation in the entire city is grim, violence erupting every now and then.

VARIETY

 |  4-minute read
Tamil Nadu, Vedanta sterlite, Vedanta group, Tuticorin protests

Chilling video shows how the state grossly overstepped by killing Tuticorin protesters

Protests, even terror strikes, in other nations are handled with sense and sensibility by the police. Why was that completely absent in Tuticorin's Sterlite agitation?