Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 18:23
Culture

Chennai’s colonial-era churches: Tranquil sanctuaries in a bustling metropolis

Chennai has had a long association with Christianity since as far back as the 1st century AD.

Kerala

Inside a Salafi commune in Kerala: 'We are not terrorists, just believers'

Isolated from the world in search of true faith.

Culture

Death on smartphones: in a world of live streamed tragedy, what do we gain?

Are some of these moments too intimate to invite the world to share? Is watching them unmediated mere voyeurism?

Kerala

Behind Kerala’s missing 21, the growth of Salafi thought and a search for a pure Islam

The growth of Salafi thinking in Kerala is the result of the struggle between opposing factions over what they call true belief and practice.

Video

Video: This is what your body would look like if it could withstand a car crash

Graham is the only one in the world who could survive a road accident and his body is nothing like anything you'd have seen.

Chai-Kadai

Vijay to croon a song for Santhosh Narayanan?

The film is tipped to be titled Enga Veetu Pillai.

Culture

L Subramaniam- The doctor who became the international face of Carnatic violin

He collaborated with musical greats like Stephen Grappelli, Larry Corryell, Mark O’Connor and Jean Luc Ponty.

Chai-Kadai

Nagarjuna creates magic with his voice as a singer

The trailer of this song was released in theaters on Friday July 22, along with Kabali.

Kerala

Families of two Kerala officials on missing AN-32 keep fingers crossed

The aircraft disappeared over the Bay of Bengal on Friday morning after taking off from Chennai.

News

No sign of debris, survivors of AN 32 yet: Coast Guard

An all out effort is being made to find the aircraft which had 29 people on board.

Chai-Kadai

'U-turn' is first Kannada film to release on Netflix, will reach 70 million homes in 27 languages

Director Pawan Kumar said that this could open more platforms and revenue sources for Kannada filmmakers.

News

Ground Report: As the death toll grows, so does defiance in Kashmir

At least 49 people have allegedly been killed by security forces and over 3000 have been injured since Burhan Wani's death.

Kerala

Actor Dileep does his bit to ensure that there are no more Jishas

‘Surakshitha Bhavanam’ project has been undertaken under the aegis of Dileep’s own GP Charitable Trust.

Culture

Toba Tek Singh in film: When India, Pakistan divided up lunatics after Partition

Will the film capture the satirical spirit of Manto's brilliant original?

Chai-Kadai

Kabali opens in Singapore to a sellout; Rajini cutouts garlanded, aarti performed

Long queues formed outside the Rex Cinema where fans arranged a flower garland around Rajinikanth's 4-meter tall cutout

News

No Indian casualty in Munich attack: MEA

Ambassador of India to Germany, Gurjit Singh told Sushma Swaraj that all Indians were safe.

Kerala

Six things to know about Gita Gopinath, Harvard prof and new financial advisor to Kerala CM

She was chosen as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum in 2011.

Kerala

College student kills self in Kozhikode, family suspects ragging

College authorities insist that no instances of ragging were brought to the management's notice.

News

Kidnapped Indian aid worker in Afghanistan rescued

She was rescued after 14 days.