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24 May 2018, Edition - 1045, Thursday

FLASH NEWS:

  • Power supply of sterlite plant disconnected, T.N govt disconnects power supply, cut due to non compliance of rules
  • Extortion threats to 12 U.P MLAs, demand: Pay up Rs 12 lakh each, Intel agencies begin probe
  • 6 women officers of the Indian Navy, who successfully circumnavigated the globe on INSV Tarini met PM Modi
  • Case has been filed against Kamal Haasan and Vaiko for violating Section 144
  • Indian Air Force Cheetah helicopter crash-lands in Natha Top in Jammu and Kashmir
  • NHRC takes cognizance of Tuticorin violence, issues notice to Tamil Nadu Chief Secretary and DGP
  • The Madras High Court directed Vedanta to stop the construction of the second unit of Sterlite copper smelter plant
  • Tamil Nadu government forms judicial commission to probe Tuticorin violence
  • J&K: Grenade attack in Bijbehara as 7 civilians were injured
  • MHA has sought a report from Tamil Nadu Government on the violence in Tuticorin

Coimbatore

Kamal’s remark linking saffron to terrorism condemnable

Covai Post Network

COIMBATORE: Hindu Makkal Katchi (HMK) on Tuesday took objection to the reported remarks by actor Kamal Hassan linking saffron to terrorism.

Talking to reporters, HMK President Arjun Sampath said that it was not fair on the part of Kamal Hassan to link saffron to terrorism and extremism, which was condemnable.

However, HMK welcomed his stand to not join hands with Rajnikanth. he said.

Sampath wanted the district administration to ban the celebrations on Valentines Day on February 14 tomorrow, which were against the culture and tradition of India.