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Cyclone Vardah Batters South India Coast Killing Two

Cyclone Vardah Batters South India Coast Killing Two

A cyclone barrelled into the southeast coast of India on Monday, killing at least two people and bringing down trees and power lines as authorities moved tens of thousands of…

The Iron Lady Of Tamil Nadu

The Iron Lady Of Tamil Nadu

Vaishanavi Satish of West Windsor, New Jersey, still remembers the day she met Amma, as she was affectionately known. It was at a meeting at the Secretariat in Chennai in…

Jayalalithaa: A Shy Actress Who Became Queen Of Tamil Nadu

Jayalalithaa: A Shy Actress Who Became Queen Of Tamil Nadu

She was a shy girl when she first stepped into the movie world. Decades later, by when she was one of the most popular actors in Tamil, Jayalalithaa became a…

Tamil Nadu’s Amma

Tamil Nadu’s Amma

One of India’s most popular politicians, Jayalalithaa Jayaraman, died on Dec. 5 following a massive cardiac arrest, setting off an outpouring of grief among thousands of supporters gathered outside. Her…

Panneerselvam Sworn In As Tamil Nadu Chief Minister

Tamil Nadu Finance Minister O. Panneerselvam was on Tuesday sworn in as Chief Minister after the death of J.Jayalalithaa. Within hours of Jayalalithaa’s passing away, Panneerselvam was elected AIADMK legislature…

Jayalalithaa Dies, Supporters Grieve In Streets

Jayalalithaa Dies, Supporters Grieve In Streets

One of India’s most popular politicians, Jayalalithaa Jayaraman, died on Monday night after a cardiac arrest, a statement from the hospital said, setting off an outpouring of grief among thousands…

Jayalalithaa Critical, Supporters On Edge

Jayalalithaa Critical, Supporters On Edge

The life of the leader of Tamil Nadu hung in the balance on Monday after she went into cardiac arrest, drawing large crowds to the hospital where doctors were fighting…

India To Raise Awareness On Adoption After ‘Heinous’ Baby Smuggling Racket Uncovered

India To Raise Awareness On Adoption After ‘Heinous’ Baby Smuggling Racket Uncovered

India plans to launch a public awareness drive on adoption procedures to curb the buying and selling of children after the police found stolen babies and infant skeletons during raids…