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12 Angry Men

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Can anyone believe this?
An entire movie, which is shot inside  a single room would become one of the classics, and yet become a top grosser? 
Can a 1957  movie  still be relevant? 
Is that possible?
The answer is yes, and the celluloid classic is 12 Angry Men from the director Sidney Lumet, produced by Henry Fonda, who also starred in the lead character. 
In one word this movie just stripped off the American Judiciary. 
The movie begins with the Judge's order to deliberate a case of a young man who was acquiesced of stabbing his own father to death.  
The Judge asks the members of Jury to give an unanimous verdict, and the poor boy's face fades out as the Juries assembles themselves inside their room. 
Except only one of the juries all the members decide that the lad is guilty. Only one man differs and he argues with the fellow members and eventually lead to the acquittal of the lad. 
What makes this film so special and very relevant even today is the way it handles the characters and…

Angels of Love

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DR.Ramdass
Dr. Ramdass is the name which comes to any Pudukkottaian's mind, for he is involved in several welfare activities, which includes running a scholarship programme, serving as a patron of Ramalinga Adikal School for Orphans, maintaining the district crematorium, cremating the abandoned bodies with proper rites it is such a long list of activities,  he had been doing this for more than a decade. 
Really a great soul. 
He visited the children at the Covid-19 camp, supplied massive amount of rice,  was really a great inspiration to all the volunteers.
His Highness Karthik Thondaiman
His Highness Karthik Thondaiman is the royal prince of the Pudukkottai State, he was one of the active field workers of the Covid-19 disaster. His loyal followers like Bell, (Ex. Ward Member of Periyar Nagar) were assisted  by him. It is really sad that he had lost in the Election, yet he decided to assist the people. 
JBR Bell
Bell is one of the top volunteers of the district, if Cuddlore is struck wit…

Angels of Love - Pudugai Selva

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Whenever a disaster strikes Pudugai Selva is one among the first to leap into the field, as the western media is flashing up the adverse effects of the pandemic, the stories of bodies piling up the street, the missing Cell phone subscriptions of China most of us decided to stay indoors. 
The underprivileged were left to their fate, the central government had completely abandoned the laborers on the road, who died out of hunger and thirst with blistered feet. While most of us stayed indoors and witnessed this agony in a helpless anger few gave us hope. 

Selva was one among them,  a video cameraman, owner of SKV Digital Studios, he is a perfectionist and follows strict rules in his profession. From the very first day of the lock down he is still in the field. Selva is also a contributor to Tamil Nadu new textbook, and its content for he is an activist for the welfare of the  Public Education and Government Schools. He had adopted few schools in the Neelgiris. Selva had  gathered help from…