Ganesha Chaturthi is the Hindu festival celebrated in honour of the elephant-headed god, Ganesha. This is a very auspicious day celebrated to pray to the god so that every new activity that is started is successfully completed without any obstacles.
A one-to-one interview with popular personalities, covering various topics including those considered to be controversial. A very interesting program enabling viewers to get to know some of the hitherto unknown facts.
A talk show based on the current development / news of relevance. A panel of speakers related to the topic of discussion presenting differing views and multifarious opinions and perspectives makes it informative and enlightening. The topic could be political, social, economical, etc. which could have an impact on the life of the common man and the preference and focus would be on local issues affecting the people of the state. Examples of recent topics include a) the chief minister’s statement on democracy, b) a report that the aim of lovers is religious conversion, c) Goondas Act being made stringent, just to name a few.
DMK chief M Karunanidhi - five-time Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu who dominated the state's politics for six decades along with arch-rivals MG Ramachandran and later, J Jayalalithaa - died at a hospital in Chennai this evening. The 94-year-old leader was admitted to Kauvery Hospital on July 28 after he contracted urinary tract infection and developed a high fever.
There is a certain hyphenation between actors Rajinikanth and Kamal Haasan that continued right through their illustrious careers. While both claim they are friends, they are also fierce competitors. Their career graphs have seen peaks and troughs alike and both are on the wrong side of 60. However, off camera, they are different personalities. While Rajini is soft and subtle, Kamal is a loud, in-your-face person who wears his atheism on his sleeves. Yet, Rajini made a big political impact by becoming the face of the opposition in 1996 against the then chief minister J Jayalalithaa; Kamal has no such credentials on his resume.
Kamal Haasan who has made his television debut with Bigg Boss Tamil as a host feels the reality show is not tarnishing the culture of Tamil . The Hindu fringe group which has filed a complaint against actor Kamal Haasan for hosting the reality show Bigg Boss, accuse him of being biased when it comes to criticism. They feel that Kamal targets Hindu culture and the show has included jallikattu girl Juliana with different intention.