SAINATH

  • Bangalore: Art academy forced to remove 3 nude paintings February 5, 2013

    Bangalore: An Art academy in Bangalore has been forced to remove three paintings from their exhibit following protests by groups saying that they are offensive. Artist Anirudh Sainath says he was forced to remove the exhibits. Art academy Chitrakala Parishath claims it had received several threat calls over the three paintings...
  • Sneak Peek: 'Life of Pi' July 26, 2012

    Suraj Sharma, Shravanthi Sainath, Tobey Maguire, Irrfan and Tabu starrer 'Life of Pi' is directed by Ang Lee. Based on the 2001 novel of the same name by Yann Martel, this 3D adventure film will hit the screens this December. ...
  • Watch: The trailer of Ang Lee's 'Life Of Pi' July 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Suraj Sharma, Shravanthi Sainath, Tobey Maguire, Irrfan and Tabu starrer 'Life of Pi' is directed by Ang Lee. Based on the 2001 novel of the same name by Yann Martel, this 3D adventure film will hit the screens this December. Here is the first trailer of the film....
  • Farmer suicides increase at an alarming rate January 18, 2011

    New Delhi: Some alarming revelations have surfaced from a new study. A record 2.5 lakh farmers have committed suicide in India over the last 13 years. Agriculture minister Sharad Pawar's home state Maharashtra tops the list. It has the worst record for the 10th consecutive year. According to The National Crime...
  • Sainath dedicates award money to farmers' families August 3, 2007

    New Delhi: Journalist/social activist and this year's Magsaysay award winner Palagumni Sainath has dedicated a part of his award money to support the families of farmers in distress. The rural affairs editor of The Hindu has dedicated the remaining part of the yettobereleased prize money for the welfare of freedom...
  • Journalist P Sainath wins Magsaysay Award July 31, 2007

    New Delhi: Journalist and social activist Palagumni Sainath won the 2007 Ramon Magsaysay Award regarded as Asia's equivalent of the Nobel prize, for his contributions to journalism, literature and creative communication arts. Announcing the award, the Board of Trustees of the Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation (RMAF) said that...
  • Andhra boy equals Budhia's feat September 3, 2006

    Vishakapattinam: Termed as the Budhia Singh of Andhra Pradesh, eightyearold Addola Sainath covered a distance of 65 kilometres on Saturday from Srinagavarapukota to Vishakapattinam in sixandhalf hours to match Budhia's record. Sainath, who hails from Srinagavarapukota in Vijayanagaram district, also wants to earn a place in the Limca Book of...