Articles by Kavitha Muralidharan

To many poets, as is evident from many poems – whether Sangam literature or Silappadhikaram – water was as personal as it was political or social.
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 09:25
In the morning and evening, Vijaylakshmi ferries a gaggle of girl students to school and back. But the rest of the time, she is at the forefront of multiple protests in the fight for women’s rights.
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 15:09
Kamala Ramasamy was one of four women who had participated in the Quit India movement in Trichy.
Wednesday, June 12, 2019 - 08:44
There are arguments that cry hoarse about how the 37 seats have been ‘wasted’. For one, no voice will remain unheard as long as it is raised.
Friday, May 24, 2019 - 17:06
In the Tamil social psyche, May Day holds an indelible place by way of songs and movies.
Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 14:37
Officially, Vijay’s fan clubs have been told to vote per their conscience. Unofficially, however, many fans are supporting DMK alliance candidates.
Sunday, April 14, 2019 - 13:05
A journalist recalls her meetings with J Mahendran, a filmmaker who has given us some of Tamil cinema's best characters.
Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 11:14
PMK’s manifesto states it will strive to make parental consent mandatory for marriages between two adults under the age of 21, so young women ‘would not be led astray’.
Sunday, March 17, 2019 - 09:15
“We need to start very young, so that what happened to Anitha wouldn’t happen to more people when they grow older,” says Anitha’s brother Maniratnam.
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 12:03
The film has a deceptively simple storyline but the treatment makes all the difference.
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 16:28