Ramakrishnan

Everything is determined, the beginning as well as the end, by forces over which we have no control. It is determined for the insect, as well as for the star. Human beings, vegetables, or cosmic dust, we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in...
IPL has proved itself a colossal monster. Shashi Tharoor had to resign. And now, Lalit Modi finds himself in the trenches facing hostile fire on two fronts — from official investigators probing allegations of financial impropriety and fellow cricket...
Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Craig Kieswetter knew this. So did all his team mates. If England were crowned Twenty20 world champions after crushing Australia by seven wickets in the summit clash to win their maiden ICC...
The Pennagaram by-poll has opened up a political kaleidoscope. Of course none knows if and when the by-polls will be held, now that the Election Commission had withdrawn the earlier notification. The ruling party is concentrating on all the welfare...
As if to seek to dispel speculation of political realignment in Tamil Nadu, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday showered praise on DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi, describing him as a "pillar of strength" to UPA...
Change the way politics work in Tamil Nadu? During his three-day visit last year, on a mission to revive the party in...
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s sweeping victory in the island nation’s first peacetime election...
According to statistics of the WHO, 35% of the world’s spurious drugs are produced in India. In our country,...
If the misery of the poor be caused not by the laws of nature, but by our institutions, great is our sin.  ...
The PMK is still an enigma. It started as a small Vanniar outfit, grew into a powerful party in the ruling combine at...
I.  Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has described his marathon grilling by the Supreme Court-appointed SIT...
I still remember; year 1967. For the first time, AIR’s Vividh Bhatathi introduced commercials. The sales of...