Rajinikanth isn’t just another actor. He doesn’t get awards. Awards get Rajini. So, has Delhi BJP tried to award itself some Tamil Nadu by announcing a Dadasaheb Phalke in election season? Will be a miracle to reaffirm Rajini’s legend. For now, nothing can stop Phalke from getting Rajini come May.
An idle PSU vaccine plant in Tamil Nadu is an obscenity and must top govt’s privatisation list
ThePrint investigation showing a Rs 904-crore PSU vaccine plant in Tamil Nadu lying idle and making sanitisers reflects how the public sector can ruin even a ‘project of national importance’. This obscenity should top Modi government’s privatisation list. ‘Pharmacy of the world’ needs every plant contributing to fight the pandemic.
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