It rained bananas at temple festival

ONE OF A KIND FEST: Devotees carrying baskets of banana bunches to Sri Solaimalai Azhagar Temple at Sevugampatti near Batlagundu on Saturday. Rural people celebrate temple festivals in different ways...

Foreign tourists enjoy Pongal in village

Commercial Taxes Minister M.C. Sampath greets foreign tourists at Azhagiyanatham village in Cuddalore district on Sunday. As many as 40 foreign tourists from European countries, including France, par...

Bitter Pongal season for cane ryots

sugarcane story – file pic Mills yet to settle dues running into several crores of rupees This Pongal is a bitter season for sugarcane cultivators in the region what with agony piling up not on...

Christmas on a French note

Christmas celebration at the French Department of The American College in the city.  “Celebration helps students learn a lot through songs” The colourful decorations and sparkling Christmas tree insi...

A celebration of dance

Garba dancers from Gujarat who will stage the folk dance in various parts of Kollam district as part of the National Dance Festival. National dance fete organised by the NYK begins today The National...

Obama lights the national Christmas tree

President Barack Obama dances on stage with Santa, members of Fifth Harmony, left, Chely Wright, Nico & Vinz and a member of The Tenors, behind, during the National Christmas Tree lighting ceremo...

Meiyappan’s role proved: Mudgal panel

Gurunath Meiyappan ‘Charges of spot-fixing require further probe’ Findings recorded by the Justice Mukul Mudgal report on the IPL spot-fixing could be understood as indicting persons against whom the...