3 hrs ago
St. Petersburg Times
My Favorite Car: 1963 Lincoln Continental, Eddie Deerfield, 89, Palm Harbor
Mary Lee and I were married in 1963. I drove a Buick and she had a Ford. We traded both cars in toward the purchase of a 1963 Lincoln Continental.
9 hrs ago
Take Katchatheevu back from Sri Lanka and redraw IMBL, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister asks Indian PM
May 21, Chennai: The Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu J. Jayalalithaa today reiterated her call to take Sri Lanka's Katchatheevu islet back and redraw the International Maritime Boundary Line to stop the alleged attacks on Tamil Nadu fishermen by the Sri Lankan Navy an allow them to carry on fishing without hindrance.
13 hrs ago
Arrival of the lascars before girmitiya
IT is known for long that most Fijians of Indian descent descend from the immigrants shipped to Fiji from India under the universally condemned indentured labour scheme.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Free Dictionary
Rajiv Gandhi Is Assassinated
Subsequent accusations of conspiracy have been addressed by two commissions of inquiry, and have brought down at least one national government.
Winkworth expands empire into India
Estate agent M Winkworth has launched an expansion programme across the Indian subcontinent with the opening of a first office in Bangalore.
Sun May 19, 2013
Kolkata exhibition celebrates Gopal Ghose
Kolkata, May 19 : The centenary of legendry artist Gopal Ghose, famed for ingenious handling of watercolours is now being celebrated with an exhibition of his works at an art gallery here, the organisers said Sunday.
Four lorries burnt at Chennai port
New Delhi, May 19 : President Pranab Mukherjee will attend the annual convocation of Lovely Professional University in Punjab's Phagwara Monday, an official statement said Sunday.
The NR Eye: New emigration offi...
The Ministry of Overseas Indians Affairs has finally provided a much needed relief for overseas migrants from the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh by following up on its promise to set up an independent office of Protector of Emigrants.
Sat May 18, 2013
Teenager arrested for kidnapping minor
Chennai, May 18 : The Tamil Nadu Police on Saturday said they have arrested a 19-year-old boy for allegdly kidnapping a minor girl.
Five-year-old's rapist arrested in Coimbatore
Chennai, May 18 : A drunk truck-driver who lured away and raped a five-year-old girl in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore town has been arrested, police said Saturday.
IPL spot-fixing: More raids today
New Delhi, May 18 : The Delhi Police is likely to carry out more raids on Saturday in connection with the Indian Premier League spot-fixing racket that led to the arrest of three cricketers and 11 bookies.
The New Zealand Herald
Ford Ecosport: Look out, it's all go in Goa
As I drive into a junction in a busy street in Goa, India, a bus is heading towards my front passenger door, a locally made tiny hatchback sneaks into the gap on my left, and from the right comes a swarm of scooters.
Fri May 17, 2013
Act on Cauvery Tribunal's final award, Jayalalithaa urges PM - Indiatalkies.com
Chennai, May 17: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday urged the prime minister to order the implementation of the final award of Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal.
The New Zealand Herald
50 Indian residency applications declined due to unlicensed agent
More than 50 residency applications from India have been turned down after officials found they had come from an unlicensed agent.
Asia Crude- Qatar sells July al-Shaheen at slightly weak...
CHENNAI, India: Qatar International Petroleum Marketing Co, or Tasweeq, sold seven 600,000-barrel cargoes of al-Shaheen crude for July loading at slightly lower premiums from the previous month, traders said.
Tamil Nadu to host Kabaddi World Cup
Chennai, May 15 : The 2013-14 World Cup Kabbaddi Championship for Men and Women has been allotted to Tamil Nadu and the event would be held in February next year.
Former DMK functionary hacked to death in Tamil Nadu
Chennai, May 15 : A former DMK functionary was hacked to death by two unidentified persons allegedly set up by his rivals in the local body, at Kannigaiper village near Gummidipoondi in Thiruvallur district of Tamil Nadu today.
Spot-fixing: TN Police conducting searches in Chennai
Tamil Nadu Police today conducted searches in various locations in the city in connection with betting and fixing relating to IPL matches, a day after Delhi Police arrested three Rajasthan Royals players for alleged spot-fixing. Crime-Branch CID sources said raids were on in city but declined to divulge details, including the locations.
Thu May 16, 2013
Even opposition leaders 'Sing' Jaya's praise
Chennai, May 16 : The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu headed by Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today stepped into the third year in office as Leaders of various opposition parties and Ministers in the State Assembly showered encomiums for completing two glorious years in office.
Wed May 15, 2013
Ten to watch at the Little Rock Film Fest
This film opens with nighttime footage of a young American man persuading a grandfather, whose friends are loudly objecting, to abandon a temple ritual and transport his sick grandchild to a hospital on the back of his motorcycle.