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Why are lawyers being wedding priests: Madras HC

The Madras High Court on Tuesday came down heavily on lawyers donning the role of priests for effecting registration of marriages, saying such acts "performed in secrecy" in their offices and Bar......

'TN govt will be held responsible for untoward incident'

The Madras high court on Monday said there would be no holiday for schools and colleges on Tuesday and warned Tamil Nadu government that it would be held responsible for any untoward incident and......

'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......

IITians make a beeline to join Flipkart

The second day of the placement season at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) - Madras on Tuesday saw e-commerce major Flipkart Internet Pvt Ltd recruiting 19 students - the highest offer so far......

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......

HC directs Lingaa producer to deposit Rs 10 crore in bank

The Madurai Bench of Madras high court has given the go-ahead for the release of Rajinikanth's Lingaa on December 12, with a rider that the producer deposit Rs 10 crore as guarantee since a claim......

Review: Madras is a must watch!

Director Pa Ranjith’s Madras is an intense emotional drama that gives you a ringside view of the lives of the underprivileged in North Chennai, says S Saraswathi. Director Pa......

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......

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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  People speak for madras

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ARCHANA NADKARNI
Q. Madras is the old name of which city?
ARCHANA NADKARNI:  A.  more

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Nemi Chand
Q. What is future of my children if I send them to madarsas?
Nemi Chand:  A. Chennai more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-is-future-of-my-children-if-i-send-them-to-madarsas/27848180/answers/28049678

Apoorvi Rathore
Q. what do u mean by Mahalwari system and Munro system in History for class 8 ?????????????????????????????????????
Apoorvi Rathore:  A. whats wrong in Madras ? its a nice city, there future will be good at any place more

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  Web results for Madras
Posing as kin of Sasikalaa, woman swindles Rupees 1 crore

CHENNAI: Central crime branch sleuths on Tuesday arrested a 38-year-old woman who posed as a relative of Sasikalaa, an aide of former CM J... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/chennai/Posing-as-kin-of-Sasikalaa-woman-swindles-Rupees-1-crore/articleshow/45644549.cms
Theosophists meet in Chennai amid legal row

CHENNAI: Eight months after a contest for the presidentship of Theosophical Society (TS) between its American and Indian representatives, the... ...

http://m.timesofindia.com/city/chennai/Theosophists-meet-in-Chennai-amid-legal-row/articleshow/45644553.cms
HC

Comment · print · T T T+· T- In a significant ruling, the Madras High Court has said that if there is no evidence at all against an... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/tamil-nadu/just-say-acquitted-in-case-of-no-evidence-hc/article6725582.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
TN has highest proportion of singles

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu has the largest proportion of people who are either divorced, widowed or separated. Nearly 7.9% of the married people in the... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/chennai/Married-but-single-TN-has-highest-proportion-of-singles/articleshow/45644452.cms
DJ Tuhin Mehta completes 20 years in the music arena

One half of DJ duo Brute Force, Tuhin recently completed 20 years as a DJ. Mehta has played across the country and more recently at several... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/entertainment/hindi/music/news/DJ-Tuhin-Mehta-completes-20-years-in-the-music-arena/articleshow/45640359.cms

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