Rameshwaram

  • 200 Tamil Nadu fishermen in Sri Lankan jails, families seek help January 13, 2014

    Rameshwaram: More than 200 Indian fishermen are being held in Sri Lankan jails, for straying into Sri Lankan water. Even as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has promised to have them released by January 20, their families have accused political leaders of ignoring their fate. A day in the life of...
  • TN fishermen in Sri Lanka's custody ask why they're being ignored January 10, 2014

    Rameshwaram: A day in the life of a fisherman in Rameshwaram starts a little after midnight. He kisses his children as they sleep, wishes his wife farewell and sets out on his boat at 1 am. The women as is tradition, say a little prayer, hoping the gods save their...
  • 'Chennai Express' 1st posters: Ready, steady, po! January 2, 2013

    The first posters of 'Chennai Express' is out. Directed by Rohit Shetty, the film stars Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in the lead roles. Chennai Express tells the story of a man who travels from Mumbai to Rameshwaram and what happens during the journey forms the crux of the...
  • Want a haircut like Kalam? Head to his hometown July 25, 2007

    Rameshwaram: He is a distinguished scientist and is popularly known as the people's President who bowed out of office on Tuesday. But how about President Abdul Kalam as a style icon? “There are many people who come here asking for a Kalam haircut. Though it is a little difficult, we do...