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G Babu Jayakumar

G Babu Jayakumar is a senior journalist based in Chennai.

Super Kings in Tamil Nadu politics: Promises in search of mythical glory

Is good old monarchy at odds with modern liberal democracy? It should be, as one may assume, at least in a state like Tamil Nadu where the defining political principle has been 'self-respect'.

Jun 29, 2018 - 10:39 PM IST

Lesson for Rajinikanth: Why TTV Dhinakaran really won the RK Nagar election

More than being careful about indulgences between Christmas and New Year, one actually needs to be watchful of overconsumption between New Year and Christmas.

Jan 2, 2018 - 06:19 PM IST