India  /  Published 14.01.21

Rahul: govt ‘destroying’ farmers

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday took a dig at the Centre over the three new farm laws, alleging that the government was “conspiring to destroy” the ryots and assured that his part...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Madurai

India  /  Published 12.01.21

Rahul Gandhi set to visit TN on Jan.14

Former Congress president Rahul Gandhi is scheduled to visit Jamil Nadu on January 14, on the day of Pongal, and witness its bull-taming event ‘Jallikattu’, the party’s state chief K...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Chennai

India  /  Published 26.11.20

Malayalam film selected for Oscars 2021

A Malayalam film, Jallikattu, has been selected as India’s official entry to Oscars 2021. The film, directed by Lijo Jose Pellissery, will compete in the International Feature Film category. A...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 10.01.20

Green pedals

Sir — Bike riding is good physical exercise as well as eco-friendly. Research now shows that cyclists are also less exposed to air pollution compared to people who travel in cars and buses.The latte...
By The Telegraph in

Tamil Nadu  /  Published 23.02.20

One dead, 17 injured in jallikattu in Coimbatore

One person was gored to death while 17 others were injured, one of them seriously, during jallikattu (bull-taming) in Coimbatore on Sunday.Subash Chandra Bose (24) of Pudukkottai died after the horn o...
By PTI in

Opinion  /  Published 25.01.19

Jallikattu is a flagrant violation of the law

Sir — Jallikattu or bull-taming is a tradition that goes a long way back in Tamil Nadu. But it is also cruel. Bulls are not only tortured — they are kicked, punched and dragged on the ground — b...
By The Telegraph in


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