A strong presence both on and off the screen

Her father P S Ashwin, who wrote and directed Orithal, says actor Gauri Meenakshi was not his first choice when he decided to shoot the telefilm.

published on : 6th September 2021

Puducherry Doordarshan Kendra to go off air soon

It is the end of an era as the Puducherry Doordarshan Kendra (DDK) seems to head for a closure of operations, along with programme generating facilities at Madurai and Coimbatore.

published on : 21st August 2021

Centre, state should support children of Covid victims, says Andhra Pradesh Governor

Andhra Pradesh Governor Biswabhusan Harichandan also said the state has been at the forefront in vaccinating the most people and even created a record by administering over 13 lakh doses in one day. 

published on : 24th July 2021

Trust in news has grown amid pandemic, but it is below average in India: Report

Finland has topped the charts with overall trust of 65 per cent, while the US is placed at the bottom with 29 per cent score.

published on : 23rd June 2021

Fire breaks out in New Delhi's Doordarshan Bhawan at Mandi House

A call was received about the fire at 12:50 pm and five fire tenders were rushed to the spot. The fire was controlled within 10 minutes, he said.

published on : 22nd August 2018

Kamal Haasan on national anthem row: Don't test my patriotism at random places

The veteran film star has said patriotism should not be tested at random places and suggested playing of the national anthem on Doordarshan at midnight every day.

published on : 25th October 2017