• 'Imsai Arasan' is back

    Chennai: Director Chimbudevan's Pulikesi franchise titled Imsai Arasan 24am Pulikesi went on floors today. While director Shankar produced the first film, this one, ...
  • Ajith watches 'Vivegam' preview show

    Chennai: Ajith and his family members watched action thriller Vivegam at NFDC in Chennai. After the preview show, Vivegam’s director Siva also tweeted ...
  • Sunder C to do 'Kalakalappu 2'

    Chennai: Before Sundar C begins his ambitious project Sangamithra, he is planning to do a quickie. Sources close to him say that ...
  • Lalgudi brother-sister duo honoured

    Chennai: Violin duo Lalgudi Krishnan and Lalgudi Vijayalakshmi will be conferred with 8th Indira Sivasailam Endowment Award here on 22 September at ...
  • Mahesh Babu plays IB officer in 'Spyder'

    Chennai: Spyder, directed by A R Murugadoss, stars mahesh Babu in the lead. Sources say that the movie is slated for release on ...
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Sports journalism 1: AI 0

This week's topic: Artificial Intelligence Scientific developments always open up new possibilities for humankind, and one such area of progress is Artificial Intelligence (AI), which is basically about letting machines handle the jobs hitherto done by humans so that humans can have a lot ...

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God’s new workshop

You can take my word as it arises from prevailing experience: sloth is not sinful. Well, it might have been by choice or forced by some physical misfortune, but idling is by no means a vice. On the contrary, if you ...

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TN medical colleges to offer law degrees

* NEET confusion leaves students experts in legal matter * Engineering institutes give 6-month 'compact degrees' for medicos Chennai, Aug 17: Even as the Law Ministry has offered its consent for the ordinance exempting TN students from NEET (National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test) for this year, ...

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The day before

'Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny' thus dramatically begins Jawaharlal Nehru's first Independence Day speech, which to this day nobody knows how it ends. Because, let us face it, howsoever historic the moment may have been, it ...

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Poor driving force behind poverty in nation: Think Tank

"They must try their best to inherit massive wealth or co-found Flipkart"  Chennai, Aug 10:  A new study on the economic development of the nation in the 70 years since its independence has put down the growing problem of (economic) inequality ...

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I am Henry Cavendish

What with one thing and another, I had completely forgotten that I was once an award-winning physicist, one who had possibly invented/discovered many things. Luckily, I was reminded of what I was in my previous birth by a website that analyses people's past ...

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