24 October, 2020

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Sound Of Silence

Wonder why organisers of the April 8 protest by Tamil stars on the Cau­very issue decided to keep it a silent one? For one, attacking the Centre for not forming the Cauvery Man­agement Board could inv­ite ret­aliatory IT raids. Morever, blaming Karnataka for its int­ransigent attitude could lead to Kannada outfits preventing the release of Tamil movies in Ban­galore and other parts of the state. When fans forced veteran actor Sath­yaraj to speak a few words, he dared the Centre to send in the army to quell the protests in Tamil Nadu. State BJP chief Tamilisai retorted that the army had more onerous tasks on its hands.


Call Of The Taj

Former JNU students’ union leader Shehla Rashid Shora’s visit to her home state Kashmir to test the political waters there has drawn a lot of flak on social media as she shared a platform with youth leaders of the NC, the PDP and the Congress in Srinagar’s Taj Vivanta hotel. But she laughs away the criticism of her...

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