Tamil Nadu Traders Association Stops Pepsi and Cola From March 1

Tamil Nadu Traders Association Stops Pepsi and Cola From March 1 After the great historic victory of students and youngsters for jallikattu, Tamil Nadu Traders’ Association decided not to sell foreign drinks like Pepsi and Coco Cola. The head of the association Vikrama Raja said they will encourage small scale Indian companies. The companies which sold sodas and other soft drinks 10 years before had been vanished due to the take of International companies like Pepsi and Cola. They announced they will encourage sales of cool drinks of Indian companies. Jallikattu protest made many theatre owners in the state to come forward to stop selling the foreign drinks. This announcement from Traders’ Association is welcomed by various groups of people. Following this it is expected several other foreign food and other products that are dangerous to health should be banned. The protest was not only for jallikattu. These companies invest on the others products like diaries and also so much on PETA. There are lot more to be banned. We have to save our native cows and bulls. PepsiCo India products includes 7UP Aquafina Duke’s Gatorade Mirinda Mountain Dew Pepsi Slice and More.. Coco Cola India products VIO Almond Delight Vio

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Police Vehicles Set To Fire By Unknown Group Triplicane Police Station

Police Vehicles Set To Fire By Unknown Group Triplicane Police Station After 6 days long protest by crores of young people throughout the state of Tamil Nadu, finally emergency ordinance was passed to conduct jallikattu. But the youths demanded permanent ordinance that assure the bull taming in the state permanently. Chief Minister O Panneerselvam said he will open the Vaadi Vaasal at Alanganallur yesterday. But the people did not accept it and demanded the permanent solution. The event did not take place in Alanganallur and CM returned. At some part bull taming was conducted and people were excited. Two men lost their lives in the sport at Pudukottai and hundreds got injured. Police were deployed in several parts of the state to remove the protesters today. They arrived at the spot in early 5 am. First they requested people to leave the place. When people asked some more time Police involved in aggressive action on them. Police blocked all roads to Marina and started expelling large groups of students and youngsters. They asked time to react on it but due to police aggressive behaviour they refused to leave the place. They went near the sea water and gathered as chain.

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Tamil Nadu Youngsters Jallikattu Protest Becomes Role Model

Tamil Nadu Youngsters Jallikattu Protest Becomes Role Model Tamil Nadu massive protest to get back traditional bull taming sport lead by youngsters and students is becoming role model for other parts of the country. Several lakhs of people are protesting all over Tamil Nadu seeking to lift ban on jallikattu and to ban PeTA organization in the country. As a result of 4 days of severe protest that started in Alanganallur near Madurai, the state government is to bring the new ordinance to conduct the sport bypassing the Supreme Court order. It is a great victory for the people of Tamil Nadu but they urge the permanent solution by making changes in AmentPCA act. It will ensure the bull taming without any future threat. Removing Jallikattu from Animal fighting (It is not a fight it is taming) under Section 11N, Removing the ban on bulls from using them in traditional and cultural practices under Section 11/3, adding bulls under special section like made for military, police and scientist under special rule no. 27. The students and youths involved in the protest volunteer the food and water bottles. They are supporting the police in traffic clearance and cleaning the spot that

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Tamil Nadu CM Met PM Modi Today

Tamil Nadu CM Met PM Modi Today Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Paneerselvam meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi today seeking the lift Jallikattu ban and end the massive protest. Prime Minister said it was imposed by SC and it has come up for discussion. He said Centre would be supportive of the steps taken by the State Government. He assured assistance to the state to address the drought situation. The team will be deputed to Tamil Nadu shortly regarding it.   The ban imposed on Jallikattu by the Supreme Court came up for discussion. — PMO India (@PMOIndia) January 19, 2017 While appreciating the cultural significance of Jallikattu, the Prime Minister observed that the matter is presently sub-judice. — PMO India (@PMOIndia) January 19, 2017 While appreciating the cultural significance of Jallikattu, the Prime Minister observed that the matter is presently sub-judice. — PMO India (@PMOIndia) January 19, 2017 PM @narendramodi assured CM Paneerselvam that all possible assistance would be provided to the State to address the drought situation. — PMO India (@PMOIndia) January 19, 2017 A central team would be deputed to Tamil Nadu shortly. — PMO India (@PMOIndia) January 19, 2017 Union Government will support steps taken by state

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Jallikattu Protest Became Stronger After Alanganallur Arrest In Tamil Nadu

Jallikattu Protest Became Stronger After Alanganallur Arrest In Tamil Nadu The youngsters, students and jallikattu supporters began protesting against jallikattu ban from yesterday. The musician Hiphop Tamilzha joined the crowd yesterday and showed his protest. Following him several celebrities raised their voices in supporting the sport. Director Ameer, GV Prakash Kumar, Arunraja Kamaraj, Mayilsamy, RK Suresh and other celebrities participating in the protest. The protest is becoming stronger after the arrest of nearly 200 youngsters at the early morning. At Marina beach and in several places across the state youngsters gathered and making the peaceful protest against Alanganallur arrest. They demand the police to leave the people who were been arrested. The Police stopped the people providing food and water to the protesters in the spot. Police had earlier made lathi charge against the youngsters. The students at the Marina beach say if Jallikattu ban is not lifted then January 26 Republic Day will not be celebrated. National Flag will be lowered in half of the poles say the youngsters. Cricketer Mohanmmad Kaif supported our traditional sport and Tamils for their intensity and devotion. He had posted “What intensity and devotion in brothers of Tamil Nadu ! Really support their

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Supreme Court Refuses Plea To Allow Jallikattu Before Saturday

Supreme Court Refuses Plea To Allow Jallikattu Before Saturday Supreme Court on Thursday rejected the plea to allow bull taming sport during Pongal this year. SC said it is not fair to give judgment regarding this issue in two days. It said it is not possible to deliver verdict before Saturday.  The Centre on Wednesday said things were ready on their side to lift the ban and they are waiting for court order. Jallikattu had not been conducted for last two year. Jallikattu was banned on November 2014 due to some animal organizations oppose the sport. Jallikattu supporters say they have given the wrong reports about the sport. Chief Minister O Paneerselvam stated that he will bring Jallikattu to the state and given petition to the Centre to pass the ordinance and clear the route to conduct the sport on this Pongal. Jallikattu is being conducted in some parts of the state from today. Naam Tamizhar Katchi leader Siman had said they will hold Jallikattu breaking the ban. The protest for support of Jallikattu is becoming stronger. Students and youngsters from all parts of the state are involving in the protest. Tamil Celebrities raises voice for the sport including Kamal

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Benefits of Native Breeds – Jallikattu

Benefits of Native Breeds – Jallikattu Banning of jallikattu with slowly destroys the native breeds of Tamil Nadu. Already native live stock is in threatened stage as there are imports of foreign breeds and cross breeds. Due to the technology improvements in agriculture and tractors there are no works for native bulls in farming. Jallikattu is an ancient sport and there are proof that the sport is 5000 years old. There is also concrete evidence that it was been part of Tamil culture long ago. There were about 150 native breed varieties in the state. But now it is reduced to 37. It is a precious and prestigious Tamil heritage and people do not want to lose their last identity. All other Tamil identity from education to agriculture was vanished in the society due to business politics and foreign invaders. Jallikattu stands as the final identity of the people and they are fighting to overcome the ground work of some organizations planning to abolish this sport. Many of the native breeds are sent to slaughtering house. Milk turned to key commercial element in India and high milk giving cows are imported. As a result we are losing our prestigious native

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Indian Soldier Shocking Videos About Food Served

Indian Soldier Shocking Videos About Food Served BSF Soldier posted the videos that tell about the improper food they were served by their higher officials. The video says the soldiers at Indo-Pakistan border who are working hard for 11 hours did not get good food to eat and at many times they were slept empty stomach without food. He requests Prime Minister to investigate this and take appropriate steps at the earliest. Tej Bahadur Yadav is a B.S.F personnel of 29th Battalion urged the people of India, Media, Authority and the Government to listen his painful voice. BSF Jawan slated “#SaveBSF Our Prime Minister should look into this matter and investigate as earliest as possible. Please spare few minutes to watch how BSF soldiers shares his pain and describes the true story of the forward areas of the Northern Frontier” “#BSFBreakfast – In the breakfast, the jawans are served burnt paranthas with a cup of tea. It is not because of the cook but the corruption at top-level because of which officials are unable to buy groceries to feed the soldiers proper food.” “#SaveBSF The videos will pain the heart of every Indian and this indeed should stop right away. Jawans

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Huge Crowd Participated In Jallikattu Rally At Chennai

Huge Crowd Participated In Jallikattu Rally Several youngsters participated in Jallikattu rally that took place in Chennai that was organized by group of non-political and youth organizations. There were about 10000 people gathered in the Marina beach. Thousands of software professionals and students from colleges participated in the event. It was a great effort done by the young groups and there were no political parties involved in it. The jallikattu supporting organization also joined the movement. Several people were gathered by the joint effort of various organizations through the social media like whatsapp, facebook and twitter. The peaceful march is carried out at Marina beach in support of Jallikattu. Kamal Haasan who supports Jallikattu always today said “Jallikattu is not bull harming it is a bull taming. If you do not like Jallikattu, do not have biryani”. He is a great lover of this sport. Several celebrities including Hiphop Tamizha, Simbu, Suriya, Arunraja Kamaraj support Jallikattu and announced earlier. Chief Minister O Pannnerselvam urged Prime Minister Modi to bring the ordinance that would pave way to conduct Jallikattu in few days during Pongal festival. Jallikattu had been banned in the state in 2014. The central government lifted the ban by removing

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Tamil Nadu Farmers Death In A Month

Tamil Nadu Farmers Death In A Month Tamil Nadu farmers’ death has been increasing very fast in last two months. Most of the farmers were committed suicide due to crop failure. As per the reports at least 106 farmers were died in one month alone. In one day alone on New Year 9 farmers lost their lives. In the first day of the year 2017 47-year-old farmer Panneerselvam in Nagapattinam district killed himself for Rs. 35000 debt. He had taken 2 acres for lease and could not take income due to insufficient water. The northwest monsoon had been short by 62 percent this year and due to Cauvery crisis the state is facing drought condition. Many districts are dried due to inadequate rainfall. Several minister and opposition leaders are urging centre to announce Tamil Nadu as drought hit state. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvan had promised compensation of Rs. 25000 for the famers died due to crop failure. Four farmers died in heart attack on Tuesday in Thiruvarur and Nagapattinam districts. The death rate increases drastically. Farmers who suffered from depressions due to lack of rain and crop failure had died in several places in the state. The National

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Sri Lanka Released 51 Indian Fishermen

Sri Lanka Released 51 Indian Fishermen Sri Lanka today released 51 fishermen of Tamil Nadu, India. Earlier Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam appealed to Prime Minister Modi to take immediate steps to release fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy. Recently 10 fishermen from Pudukottai district were arrested by Lankan navy. CM Panneerselvam had requested Modi to secure the release of 61 fishermen and 116 boats immediately. The release of 51 fishermen was announced January 2nd and the arrest of new 10 fishermen comes after 3 days of announcement. Last month Chief minister submitted memorandum to Modi seeking a financial package of Rs 1,650 crore including a recurring grant of Rs 10 crore to improve the status of fishermen in coastal districts of Palk Bay. Sri Lanka Released 51 Indian Fishermen

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First Female Indian Teacher Savithribai Phule Birth Anniversary

First Female Indian Teacher Savithribai Phule Birth Anniversary The social reformer and the first female Indian teacher Savithribai Phule was born on 3rd January 1831. She had spent her whole life for the well being and rights of lower cast and upliftment of women. She along with her husband Jyotirao Phule worked their entire lives for the women’s welfare and educated them. They worked to abolish discrimination and unfair practice of people based on caste and gender. She took very bold steps for women empowerment when Indian society treated women in an unfair way. She founded the first women’s school at Bhide Wada in Pune in 1848 and she taught for them. She extended her arms to the young widow those days. The girls were married at the age of seven even before maturity. If their husband died there was no life to them they should wore simple white clothes and no happiness in their remaining lives. The young widows suffered lot with his riots and even been the victim to the wild men. To help these women, Savitribai and Jyotirao started a home for widows. She was born in a wealthy farmer family. The couple had no children of

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India Tested Successfully Nuclear Capable Agni IV Missile

India Tested Successfully Nuclear Capable Agni IV Missile On Monday the Defence Research and Development Organization tested successfully the nuclear capable Agni-IV missile. It has the range of reaching targets at 4000 kilometres. Earlier last week India had tested Agni V which is capable of covering 5000 kilometres. Agni-5, the Long Range Surface-to-Surface Ballistic Missile was successfully flight tested by DRDO today at 1100hrs from Dr. Abdul Kalam Island, Odisha. The Agni-IV is about 20 metres in height and 17 tons weight. This was the sixth trail for Agni IV. One failed and 5 succeeded with last one conducted in November 2015. It is being developed by the Defence Research and development organization under the Integrated Guided Missile Development program. After the series Agni I, Agni II, Agni III and Prithvi which are already inducted for military use. Agni IV was tested in Abdul Kalam Island off Damra village on the Odisha coast. The Agni-IV is about 20 metres in height and 17 tons weight. It has the payload capacity of one tonne of high-explosive warhead. Tessy Thomas, Project Director for Agni-IV Missile in DRDO. She and her team prepared, integrated and launched the Missile system successfully. She is the

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Jharkhand Mine Collapsed – 5 Died And Many Trapped Inside

Jharkhand Mine Collapsed – 5 Died And Many Trapped Inside On December 30th, a mine in Godda district of Jharkhand had been collapsed and it is feared 40 to 50 people may be trapped inside it. In the rescue operations 5 bodies are recovered and it is underway and difficult. It is most difficult moments for the people trapped inside and people are praying for them. The mining operations are carried out 200 feet underground. Due to power failure rescue operations cannot be started immediately. National Disaster response Force to reach the site soon. It is feared at least 10 dead in the site. Even track has been overturned and several vehicles are also trapped. The collapsed had happened in mid night, people are being there when the collapse taken place.   Saddened by the loss of lives at a mine in Jharkhand. My prayers are with those trapped inside. Spoke to CM Raghubar Das on the situation. — Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 30, 2016 Jharkhand Government & Minister @PiyushGoyal are working to restore normalcy. @NDRFHQ has been engaged for rescue & relief operations. — Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) December 30, 2016 Jharkhand Mine Collapsed – 5 Died And Many Trapped

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Sasikala Natarajan Selected As AIADMK General Secretary

Sasikala Natarajan Selected As AIADMK General Secretary AIADMK party members today at the general body meeting decided to work together under the leadership of Sasikala Natarajan. Chief Minister O Panneerselvam went to Poes garden to handover the resolutions made at the party general meeting to Sasikala. There are 12 resolutions passed in the meet. The fifth resolution in the meeting mentions Sasikala will be the secretary only for time being. After she completes 5 years as party member she will be formally elected as the general secretary as per party laws. Resolution to confer former TN CM Jayalalithaa with Magsaysay Award and Nobel Prize for World Peace also passed in party general body meet. One of the resolutions demands Jayalalithaa’s birthday to be celebrated as ‘National Farmers Day’. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister said to ANI “We passed a resolution on Sasikala Natarajan to be the next AIADMK General Secretary. We urged her by giving resolution copy. Sasikala Natarajan promised and accepted the position from today. She will be General Secretary of AIADMK and will soon formally take charge.” Expelled AIADMK lawmaker Sasikala Pushpa’s husband Lingeswara Thilagan has been arrested this morning. He and his lawyer were attacked this afternoon after Sasikala

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