Articles by Prem Sylvester

A comedian’s usual audience will laugh along to mediocre comedy as it makes fun of the “other”: the South Indian with his stereotypical accent, love for Rajnikanth, rice, software engineering and so on.
Friday, April 6, 2018 - 19:23
From sensitising employees to building recruitment policies, here’s what workplaces need to start doing to be more inclusive.
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 14:59
Drivers allege that payments are often delayed by four days to a week, leaving them without enough money for fuel and other daily needs.
Friday, June 23, 2017 - 13:03
‘Jallikattu 5-23 January 2017’ is a recollection of the protests through a mix of real-world footage and recreations.
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 13:18
From MGR to NT Rama Rao, Raji Nayakar’s cars have seen superstar passengers.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 14:49
Maps show shocking loss of green cover in Chennai between 2000 and 2017.
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 14:22
Jabez says he’s “not an activist, but an entertainer,” choosing to deconstruct stereotypes through the show.
Monday, May 22, 2017 - 17:07
Is cremation the answer?
Friday, May 19, 2017 - 17:00
The panchayat’s 2001 report states that the conservancy worker “died while on the job”.
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 15:41