Sethu

  • DMK to stage statewide protests in July on Sethu project issue 17-06-2013 03:26 PM

    Chennai: DMK on Monday announced staging statewide protests next month demanding immediate implementation of the Sethusamudram Shipping Channel project. This will be part of a series of protests on the issue, the DMK's Administrative Council under party chief M Karunanidhi resolved here today. The protests on July 8 will also...
  • The first impression is crucial for an actor: Richa Panai 10-05-2013 04:54 PM

    Chennai: Richa Panai, who couldn't impress as 'Dev Kanya' in her Telugu debut 'Yamudiki Mogudu', wants to make an impressive beginning in Tamil cinema with her maiden venture 'Manadhil Maayam Seidhai'. A love story with revenge backdrop, 'Manadhil Maayam Seidhai' also features Disha, Prince Cecil and Sethu Pillai. Directed by...
  • Tell centre to scrap Sethu Samudram, TN urges SC 30-04-2013 04:49 AM

    New Delhi: The Tamil Nadu government has urged the Supreme Court to direct the central government not to proceed with the implementation of the Sethu Samudram Shipping Channel Project in the Palk Strait. The channel will facilitate navigation between India's east and west coasts. In his affidavit before the apex...
  • Is Bollywood ready for Vikram after 'David'? 17-04-2013 05:02 PM

    New Delhi: Vikram who is lovingly called 'Chiyan' by his fans has risen to fame after a long struggle. Bala revealed the meaning of Vikram's character as 'Chiyan' in the film 'Sethu' in an award function. 'Chiyan' means street smart or rogue. Vikram became the talk of tinsel town after...
  • 'Sethusamundram project will not be ecologically viable' 07-04-2013 05:56 PM

    Kolkata: With the Centre ignoring the Pachauri Committee report advising against implementation of the controversial Sethusamundram project, eminent scientist RK Pachauri has said that he stands by the report and warned of serious ecological ramifications. "We stand by what we said in our report that the project will not be...
  • Satish Kaushik to remake Tamil hit 'Pithamagan' 04-10-2011 03:45 PM

    New Delhi: After successfully adapting Tamil film 'Sethu' as 'Tere Naam', director Satish Kaushik has now bought the rights of 'Pithamagan', another Tamil movie, starring superstars Vikram and Surya. Both films have been directed by Bala. The Tamil version was a big hit down south and Kaushik is excited about...
  • Karunanidhi's birthday wish: Ram Setu project 03-06-2008 10:25 PM

    It isn't everyday in ODI cricket that England start as favorites over Australia, but that is the truth leading up to the first of five matches against the No. 1 team starting on Friday at Lord's. A record-breaking seven-wicket win in the Twenty20 at Trent Bridge on Sunday has further...
  • Centre pays Rs 20k to buy time for Sethu affidavit 06-03-2008 10:09 PM

    Dhaka: No Chris Gayle, no problem said West Indies coach Ottis Gibson as he placed his faith in a number of young players for the upcoming series in Bangladesh. Gayle and Gibson have had an estranged relationship following the former West Indies captain's highly controversial interview on Jamaican radio station...
  • Complete Sethu project asap: DMK tells Cong 15-02-2008 08:09 PM

    Kolkata: Former ICC president Jagmohan Dalmiya remained the president of the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) uncontested at the 80th Annual General Meeting of Cricket Association of Bengal. Having witnessed some bitter battle in the past, CAB witnessed a lacklustre AGM with 101 out of 121 affiliated units turning up...
  • Contact Centre for plea on Ram Sethu: SC to Jayaa 28-01-2008 01:50 PM

    Dharamsala: After being thrashed by 82 runs by Deccan Chargers in their do-or-die IPL match, Kings XI Punjab skipper Adam Gilchrist today said his decision to field first coupled with a sloppy allround performance quashed their hopes of making the play-offs. My toss decision was wrong. I got caught up...
  • Govt won't reveal what experts said about Ram Sethu 19-01-2008 11:37 PM

    London: Former England captain Mike Atherton on Thursday predicted that Duncan Fletcher's stint with the Indian cricket would be successful, just like that of his predecessor Gary Kirsten. BCCI appointed Fletcher as India's coach for two years as Kirsten decided against extending his contract. "Fletcher will be closer to his...
  • Lookaheads: What's make news in the country 16-01-2008 09:32 AM

    Chennai: Defending champions Chennai Super Kings rode on a blistering unbeaten 83 from Michael Hussey as they thumped Royal Challengers Bangalore by 21 runs to bounce back after their last match defeat in the Indian Premier League on Saturday. Playing his first match of the tournament, Hussey smashed 11 fours...
  • The Week That Wasnt: Cyrus on SRK's six pack 23-09-2007 10:13 PM

    Here's all the news analysis from Cyrus Broacha. ...