Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam 2nd Death Anniversary: Memorial hall at Peikarumbu constructed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation is nearing completion and would be inaugurated on July 27 Dr "A. P. J." Abdul Kalam death left the entire country emotional, with people from a cross section of the society mourning his demise. For every nationalist, the death of Kalam was an unfateful day which left a huge void in the Indian society.
Youngsters find Kalam as the most inspirational person who could motivate them to strive
Dr "A. P. J." Abdul Kalam, who would have turned 84 in October, died after suffering a massive cardiac arrest during a lecture at the Indian Institute of Management Shillong.
Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen "A. P. J." Abdul Kalam was the 11th President of India from 2002 to 2007. A career scientist turned reluctant politician, Kalam was born and raised in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu and studied physics and aerospace engineering.
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.
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Thanjavur: A protest against "leak" in an ONGC pipe at Kathiramangalam near Thanjavur turned violent as locals and activists clashed with police officials, prompting them to baton charge the protesters which left several persons, including two policemen, injured.
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