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DMK opposing Tamil culture, tradition: Modi

Prime Minister says he will stand as protector of tradition

16 Mar 2024 1:10 AM

Churuli: When gibberish pretends to have meaning

The eagle eye view injects mystery and suspense to the film

13 Feb 2021 9:28 PM

India's official entry 'Jallikattu' fails to make the cut at Oscars

The film had its premiere on September 6, 2019 at the 2019 Toronto International Film Festival and received widespread critical acclaim

10 Feb 2021 10:55 AM

49 injured on day one of Jallikattu event in Tamil Nadu

Nearly 500 bulls and a similar number of 'tamers' were involved on opening day of festival in Madurai, an official said.

16 Jan 2019 4:23 PM

Rajinikanth blames Sterlite clashes on anti-socials

The superstar said it was true that the police intelligence failed but that did not mean the infiltrators were not to be blamed.

31 May 2018 6:06 AM


PETA India releases new footage of Jallikattu cruelty, seeks ban

PETA India plans to submit findings to SC in support of case challenging constitutional validity of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

06 Mar 2018 1:32 PM

1 killed, 4 injured at Jallikattu event conducted without permission

The bull taming event was held at Nakiampatti near Athur in Salem district with over 100 bull-tamers taking part.

31 Jan 2018 8:57 PM

In caring for bulls, we have forgotten the people

All that the animal welfare enthusiasts are asking is for better treatment of the bulls, which is a fair call.

28 Jan 2018 3:53 AM

Jallikattu: Ensure people’s safety

The death of a spectator at Palamedu is the first fatality, but more can’t be ruled out given the poor safety measures.

17 Jan 2018 12:20 AM

Madurai: 'Jallikattu' takes life of 3, injures over 25 in CM presence

CM K Palaniswami inaugurated the event, which saw the participation of nearly 1,100 bulls and 1,500 sportsmen vying for honours.

16 Jan 2018 5:55 PM


Tamil Nadu: Animal welfare board issues 20 revised rules for Jallikattu

AWBI's new guidelines has called for animals to be subjected to nicotine, cocaine tests before being declared fit to partake in the event.

10 Jan 2018 2:32 PM

The fall of activists and general unease

Only the future will shed light on whether activists have fallen never to rise again or will we see them rise more than ever before.

31 Dec 2017 12:14 AM

2017: A year of unease, distrust and fear

The year has been a deadly roller coaster, with emotions running high and the weight of suppression being borne like never before.

31 Dec 2017 12:00 AM

Supreme Court notice to Centre and Tamil Nadu over Jallikattu

Jallikattu was not conducted in Tamil Nadu in 2015 and 2016 in view of the ban.

07 Nov 2017 1:15 AM

No bullock cart races till cruelty rules are framed

The government has to file its response within two weeks.

17 Aug 2017 1:53 AM


Bombay High Court refuses to review Victoria order

The petition said that court’s 2015 ruling made the Bombay Public Conveyance Act 1920 void.

04 Apr 2017 12:45 AM

Maha ministers to bring bill to allow bullock cart racing

The bullock cart race tradition in Maharashtra dates back 250 to 300 years.

31 Mar 2017 6:36 AM

Cola ban call a bad idea

In today’s interlinked world, such bans based on emotion may not work too well.

03 Mar 2017 6:34 AM

Does Tamil identity start and end with Tamil pride?

The Jallikattu protests brought to surface the several undercurrents that were thought to be long-forgotten in Tamil Nadu.

20 Feb 2017 2:48 AM

Tussle terms: All the key words from a war

Jayalalithaa was hailed throughout her political life as Puratchi Thalaivi. Sasikala has already received one of her own titles.

16 Feb 2017 2:58 AM