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'There's no word like Chennai in Tamil'

The Chennai Central train station. Photo: Courtesy, Arian Zwegers/Wikimedia.org ‘Madras is a Tamil word while Chennai is Telugu. Without the English, there would have been no Madras.......

'There's no word like Chennai in Tamil'

The Chennai Central train station. Photo: Courtesy, Arian Zwegers/Wikimedia.org ‘Madras is a Tamil word while Chennai is Telugu. Without the English, there would have been no Madras.......

Happy birthday, Chennai!

A name that kindles the old world charm, 'Madras,' in its latest avatar Chennai, turned 375 on Friday as festivities marked the birthday of this historic coastal city in South India.In the run up......

Manmohan's PMO intervened in Madras HC judge case: Govt

The Prime Minister’s Office during Manmohan Singh's tenure had asked why the Supreme Court collegium had not recommended extension for a Madras High Court judge who was facing corruption......

Dhoti issue: PIL against dress code filed in HC

The Madras High Court on Wednesday directed its registry to post a PIL seeking regulation of various clubs and questioning the dress code imposed by them in the backdrop of denial of entry to a......

HC asks Nokia to pay 10% of the Rs 2400-cr tax demand

Madras High Court on Tuesday directed Finnish handset maker Nokia to pay ten per cent of the Rs 2,400-crore (Rs 24-billion) tax claim slapped on it by the Tamil Nadu government. Justice B......

SC slaps Rs 100-cr fine on Sterlite's TN plant

In a relief to Sterlite Industries (India) Ltd, the Supreme Court on Tuesday overruled a Madras High Court order to shut down its copper smelting plant at Tuticorin, Tamil Nadu, while imposing a......

Digitisation helps broadcasters, more than consumers

Homes in Delhi, Mumbai and Kolkata that had analogue cable television went blank on Wednesday night. The Madras High Court has given the residents of Chennai, where only 62 per cent of connections......

Armed with Nutribic court order, GSK set for cookie war

Three weeks after securing the approval of the Madras High Court to market its nutritious biscuit Horlicks Nutribic, pharmaceutical and consumer goods maker GalxoSmithKline (GSK) has rolled out the......

Not correct to say IIT students' quality is poor: IIT director

Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthi, the newly appointed director of IIT Madras is an alumnus of the same institution. He had passed in 1980 with a degree in Electronics. Then he went to the University of......

Ashok Amritraj: The Madras Mogul

Movie producer Ashok Amritraj maps out his American Journey in this conversation with Arthur J Pais. Maggie Amritraj encouraged her sons Anand, Vijay and Ashok to set their goals very high, and......

Meet The BRILLIANT Supporting Cast of Madras Cafe

Shoojit Sircar's Madras Cafe has been receiving rave reviews from all quarters, thanks to its deft handling of the subject of the Sri Lankan civil war that led to former prime minister Rajiv......

Chat with Madras Cafe director Shoojit Sircar, right here!

John Abraham and Shoojit Sircar's Madras Cafe is proving to be a worthy follow up to their previous collaboration, Vicky Donor.Tamil outrage notwithstanding, the film has received positive......

Box Office: Madras Cafe gets fair opening

John Abraham's Madras Cafe, which opened in theatres last week, had a fair weekend -- especially at multiplexes -- and it's improving each day. Monday saw a drop in the collections, especially in......

Tamil Madras Cafe will NOT release in Tamil Nadu

Irrational protests notwithstanding, the Tamil version of Madras Cafe is all set to be released on Sunday, August 25. But it will release in Andhra Pradesh only, not in Tamil Nadu. "It has......

Dhoni slaps Rs 100 crore defamation suit on TV channels in IPL scandal

The Madras high court on Tuesday restrained Zee News and News Nation channels from telecasting any news linking India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni with the Indian Premier League betting and......

Madras HC stays CIC's notice to BCCI over RTI Act

Madras High Court has stayed the Central Information Commissioner's (CIC) proceedings on declaring the Board of Control for Cricket in India as a public authority under the RTI Act.The stay was......

High Court moved for action against Srinivasan, TNCA officials

The Madras High Court on Wednesday ordered issue of notice to the state government and Tamil Nadu Cricket Association office-bearers, including its president N Srinivasan, on a petition which......
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kazima khan
Q. Wish to do MA in English by distance mode. Which one offer with lowest fees
Kazima Khan:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/wish-to-do-ma-in-english-by-distance-mode.-which-one-offer-w/27339685/answers/

Sulekha khuntdar
Q. Who coined the term rashi vigyan orrashi vidya as the Bengali word for statistics ?
Sulekha Khuntdar:  A. Madras university more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-coined-the-term-rashi-vigyan-orrashi-vidya-as-the-bengal/27218098/answers/27339689

alok khatore
Q. Name five Muslim Freedom fighters like Chandra Shekhar Azad -Bhagat singh . ??
Alok Khatore:  A. Naam hi badaltay raho. Bombay ko Mumbai, Calcutta ko kolkata, Bangalore ko Bengaluru, madras ko Chennai.baaki haramkhori Zoron par karo.Bhalaa hoga more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/name-five-muslim-freedom-fighters-like-chandra-shekhar-azad-/27181923/answers/27218103

Manoj M
Q. can LUNGI be a National Flag of any country .. ??? :P :P
Manoj M:  A. Syed Mohammad, as President of the Reception Committee of the Nineteenth Session of the Indian National Congress, held in Madras under the...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/can-lungi-be-a-national-flag-of-any-country-..--p-p/27098753/answers/27181951

valiente nahu
Q. Madras curry paste , do u use it while cooking curry ?;-P
Valiente Nahu:  A. Not country but can be of a state . Gift it to Udhaw and watch Raaj's reaction :-) He will exile from maha ...and will send in madra....:-) more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/madras-curry-paste--do-u-use-it-while-cooking-curry--p/27071207/answers/27098779

  Web results for Madras
Arnold Schwarzenegger visits Jaya, a gym and Surya in Chennai

Schwarzenegger was in Chennai to promote the audio launch of the film 'I'. Here are the pictorial highlights of his visit to the city The post... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/bollywood/hell-be-back-arnold-schwarzenegger-visits-jaya-a-gym-and-surya-in-chennai-1713965.html
Anchor investors lap up Shemaroo issue, help it raise Rs 36 crore

Mumbai: Content library player Shemaroo Entertainment is the first company to benefit from the recent Sebi move to double the investment bucket for... ...

http://economictimes.indiatimes.com/markets/ipos/fpos/anchor-investors-lap-up-shemaroo-issue-help-it-raise-rs-36-crore/articleshow/42563091.cms
State Honours for Slain Jawan

VISAKHAPATNAM: Floral tributes were paid to the mortal remains of sepoy Y Bhaskara Rao, who lost his life in a battle accident during an... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/andhra_pradesh/State-Honours-for-Slain-Jawan/2014/09/16/article2433403.ece
BJP Challenges SEC Notification

CHENNAI: The Bharathiya Janata Party (BJP) has moved the Madras High Court with a writ petition challenging a notification dated August 28 of the... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/states/tamil_nadu/BJP-Challenges-SEC-Notification/2014/09/16/article2433705.ece
Feelin' That Homecoming Spirit, in Our City

CHENNAI: Naga students gathered to share their vibrant culture and tradition at the 36th Fresher's Day organised by the Naga Students Union Chennai... ...

http://www.newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/Feelin-That-Homecoming-Spirit-in-Our-City/2014/09/16/article2432809.ece

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