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17 Mar 2018, Edition - 977, Saturday


  • The Congress and other political parties have been alleging that EVMs tampered during polls and demanding reintroduction of the ballot paper system of voting.
  • J&K Minister Altaf Bukhari sings praises for Separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani | Bukhari: Geelani is a very big leader and my stature is too small
  • Pro-Khalistan terrorist convicted of killing former Punjab Chief Minister Beant Singh does not regreat his action, says his lawyer.
  • MS Dhoni all praise for Nepal after it was granted ODI status by the International Cricket Council (ICC)
  • Mohammed Shami issues clarification on wife’s ‘rape’ allegations
  • According to reports, a Bangladesh player broke the glass while celebrating the team’s win over Sri Lanka in the T20I Nidahas Trophy tri-series.
  • 43-year-old Tara had earlier confessed to his involvement in the assassination of Beant Singh in 1995.
  • Delhi: NCB (Narcotics Control Bureau) busts big drug racket.
  • 3 Bangladeshi nationals held in Pune | Arrested nationals said to have terror links | Accused have links with Al Qaeda affiliate | ATS to probe their terror links
  • Modi and his associates allegedly defrauded Punjab National Bank of around Rs 13,000 crore through fraudulent LOUs of PNB


Celebrity musical night on April 14

Covai Post Network

COIMBATORE: Coimbatoreans and people of Kongu region are all set to witness a gala musical event on April 14 night. The event, partnered by Coimbatore’s leading English online news portal The Covai Post, is to be organised jointly by Tie-up Events and Pulse Entertainment. Playback singer Krishna Iyer from Kollywood who has enthralled the audience will be performing live with his band for the first time in Coimbatore.

Having travelled across the globe and worked with notable musical personalities from the Tamil industry like drummer Sivamani, Harris Jayraj, GV Prakash and Shankar Mahadevan, he shot into limelight with the song `En Uchimandai’ from the movie `Vettaikaaran’ in 2009 which topped charts for several weeks and the most recent one being Google from `Thuppakki’ which he sung alongside actor Vijay.

He has starred in several star night shows and TV programmes to his credit. At a press conference here he said old melodies, classical hits of Illayaraja and a few Hindi songs, would be sung in an improvised manner at the event.

He also mentioned a word about the young and rising sensation singer Priya Jerson of Airtel Super singer fame who is also expected to perform at the event, which will be hosted by renowned magician Vignesh Prabhu known for his ability to fly above 160ft. Vignesh has performed thousands of shows over the last 14 years and is also popularly known as the `Flying Man of India’.