Published On: Aug, 29, 202111:26 AM
Updated On: Aug, 29, 202111:56 AM
Chellamma was seven when she married 14-year-old Subramaniam. The groom already had principles against child marriage but was distracted by the gala entertainment that accompanied the function.
Elections change lives, careers, and sometimes history as well. 1967 changed all three. The defeated were shocked about losing as much as the winners were stunned about victory.
Marcus was an expert using the most influential camera ever made — the Mitchell, which not only dominated movie production then but would influence cinema production for the rest of the century with...
Interestingly, similar tremors were experienced in 2012 and the eminent former High Court judge Justice Chandru shared an anecdote, via a newspaper report.
'The DMK was born out of a blazing fire and not out of a breeze’ Annadurai would remark a couple of decades later. But historians point out there were more sentiment and survival instincts that forged...
Born S Rangarajan in Thiruparaithurai near Tiruchy, Vaali wrote over 15,000 poems over a wide plethora of genres and generations that have been important in film and political history.
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Madras of the 1900s and that ‘One night’ which changed many fortunes over the years
When the statue was installed, there were rumours that it was modeled after the then PWD minister and later chief minister’s mother.
Updated On: Aug, 23, 202107:17 PM
Claiming that gambling can destroy families, in 1974 the Tamil Nadu government decided to ban horse racing.