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ISRO Set For Launch of RESOURCESAT-2A on Wednesday

ISRO Set For Launch of RESOURCESAT-2A on Wednesday

Bengaluru: The Indian Space Research Organisation will tomorrow launch Remote Sensing satellite, RESOURCESAT-2A using its workhorse Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV). PSLV-C36/ RESOURCESAT-2A will blast off at 10:25 hours from SDSC (Satish Dhawan Space Centre) at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. The satellite was earlier planned for launch on November 28. “Things are going on as […]

History Repeats Itself in Marina Beach with Jayalalithaa And MGR

Chennai: There is a striking similarity between Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa and her mentor and superstar MG Ramachandran’s (MGR) life. Jayalalithaa and MGR acted together in 28 films, became chief ministers of Tamil Nadu and died under same circumstances. Here are the 10 ways in which history repeated itself in the case of […]

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Amma no more: Why TN Fares Better Than Gujarat on Social Indicators

NEW DELHI: The reasons for the relative success of Tamil Nadu lie in extending social policies to cover most of the population. For instance the Public Distribution System, midday meals and public health infrastructure have near universal coverage. A paper written by A Kalayarasan in the Economic and Political Weekly argues that higher economic growth […]

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Jayalalithaa Wanted Me to be President of India: Subramanian Swamy

Chennai(News 18): I first met Jayalalithaa in 1982. The late MG Ramachandran (MGR) was the chief minister and she had just joined politics. We had known each other for 34 years. Jayalalithaa was an extremely intelligent person. She was very knowledgeable. She had great tenacity and courage. Sadly, she was brutalized by the cinema world. […]

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Google Allo app will now recognise Hindi

Google has announced that its Allow messaging app will now recognise Hindi. The app was released back in May, to compete not only with digital personal assistants like Apple’s Siri, Microsoft’s Cortana and Amazon’s Alexa but also messaging apps like WhatsApp, WeChat and Facebook Messenger. To configure the messaging app to recognise Hindi, a user […]

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No plan to impose tax on jewellery, farmers’s produce: Ravi Shankar Prasad

NEW DELHI(PTI): Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that there was no plan to impose tax on farmers for their produce or on women for their jewellery. Addressing a rally in Nainital as part of the BJP’s ongoing parivartan yatra, Prasad said the country was moving towards a cashless economy under the leadership of […]

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Amma no more: O Panneerselvam breaks down as PM pays floral tributes to Jaya

CHENNAI(PTI): An inconsolable Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam hugged Narendra Modi emotionally on a couple of occasions as the Prime Minister approached the casket containing Jayalalithaa’s body to pay his last respects. The atmosphere was surcharged as Modi, amid tight security, walked into Rajaji Hall, where the AIADMK supremo’s body is lying in state. […]

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Amma no more:J Jayalalithaa buried next to her mentor MGR

Chennai: Preparations are on in full swing for the cremation of late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa at the Marina Beach in Chennai this evening as huge crowd including VIPs and VVIPs from politics, government and other various fields are expected to bid their last respects to the departed soul. Thousands came out on […]

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Live streaming of J Jayalalithaa’s funeral, PM Modi attends

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa who breathed her last on December 5 at 11.30 PM in Apollo Hospital, Chennai will be cremated with full state honours at Marina Beach on Tuesday (December 6) at 4:30 PM. The funeral will be attended by the nation’s political top brass and people from all across the […]

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Through thick and thin: Sasikala stands beside Jayalalithaa as people pay homage

CHENNAI(PTI): Clad in a black saree, a sombre-looking Sasikala Natarajan, who remained a wall of support for Jayalalithaa through thick and thin, remained beside the casket of the departed leader as people filed past it paying their homage. Intermittently standing up and touching Jayalalithaa’s face, which was kept in state at Rajaji Hall, Sasikala looked […]

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