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ASI discovers secret cellar in Chennai fort

A cellar believed to have been used by the Madras Bank, established by the British for storing cash and gold, has been unearthed by the Archeological Survey of India at the famous Fort St.George in......

When the British arrested Annie Besant, who, with Tilak, demanded Home Rule

Dr Annie Besant, an Englishwoman, was part of India's freedom movement. 100 years ago, she was placed under house arrest by the British in a bungalow in Ooty.It was here she unfurled the Home Rule......

The time to quit India had come

Historian Mridula Mukherjee narrates how the Quit India movement swept across the country even in the absence of its leaders, convincing the British that they could no longer continue to rule......

For those who look for Gujarati martyrs

'Gujaratis need not be ashamed of the lack of martial tradition.''They contribute to their country in other ways.''And, of course, they can also claim that while they may not have produced many......

The maharaja who gave his people museums

The collector king Sayajirao Gaekwad III, who lived a century ago, put together a fantastic world of Indian and European art for his subjects. IMAGE: Baroda's Sayajirao Gaekwad III ruled......

The ancient heritage behind our railway bridges

Of the thousands of railway bridges in India, 36,470 are more than 100 years old, and 6,680 are more than 140 years old! But of these, only 21 rank on the Heritage Directorate of the Indian......

Kodaikanal issue: Unilever promises to take action

Unilever said it was “working actively” to find a solution to a long-pending dispute on ecology contamination by its unit at Kodaikanal. After 15-odd years of alleged lack of action on......

India's richest man devours Matunga food, loves Harry Potter

How well do you know Dilip Shanghvi, who has emerged as India's richest man on the basis of market cap? Sun Pharma’s Dilip Shanghvi on Wednesday toppled Reliance Industries chief Mukesh......

'For many years, it upset me that I was a businessman'

'I wondered what mistakes I made in my life to be a businessman. Deep down, I still have doubts about it.' Shobha Warrier meets the amazing Dilip Kapur who built a Rs 160 crore business with just......

40 years ago and now: ITC struggles to kick tobacco

The conglomerate adopted an unremitting focus on diversifying from the mid-seventies but the exercise has not been without controversy and the results have been mixedTwo decades after joining......

Happy Birthday, Arya!

Tamil actor and producer Arya turns 36. IMAGE: Arya poses for a selfie with his parents and brother Jamshad Cethirakath, better known by his stage name Arya, was born in Trikaripur, Kerala, to a......

Which Pongal release are you looking forward to?

Rajini Murugan, Tharai Thappattai, Kathakali, Gethu... Telugu cinema has an interesting line-up for Makar Sankranti releases, and Tamil cinema has a wonderful Pongal line-up. We take......

Talvar is a smart film

'Talvar belongs to Irrfan Khan, who plays the chief investigating officer. With each new film,' reports Aseem Chhabra from the Toronto film festival, 'this very fine actor continues to surprise us......

Moushumi Chatterjee: I was always a superstar

'I have been dropped from many movies. I did not want to compromise my self-respect.' 'I was born in a house with all the facilities. I had a car and servants. I got married into a family that......

Bombay, Black Friday, Parzania: Top 11 Real to Reel Stories

Looking at the most touching Hindi movies inspired by true-life events.Hard-hitting reality inspires filmmakers to make powerful movies. Be it biopics, natural calamities, historical events or......

V Anand: From chess prodigy to World Champ

After playing exhaustive chess for over three decades, Viswanathan Anand has assured himself a place in the league of all time greats as he retained the World Championship crown with consummate......
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SC dismisses AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dinakaran's appeal

The Supreme Court on 4 September dismissed All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam ( AIADMK ) leader T.T.V. Dinakaran's appeal against the Madras... ...

http://www.catchnews.com/national-news/fera-case-sc-dismisses-aiadmk-leader-t-t-v-dinakaran-s-appeal-80094.html
Why India's cities are struggling with extreme rainfall

Heavy rains Tuesday brought Mumbai to a halt flooding vast areas of the city. Image: AP Mumbai : As parts of India’s financial capital went under... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/mumbai-floods-why-indias-cities-are-struggling-with-extreme-rainfall-news-national-ri4kRJibbefaf.html
It's 378th birthday for Chennai

From one of the early settlements of the British East India Company to a vibrant metropolis retaining its cultural moorings, erstwhile Madras... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/629351/its-378th-birthday-chennai.html
When the British arrested Annie Besant, who, with Tilak, demanded Home Rule

Dr Annie Besant, an Englishwoman, was part of India's freedom movement. 100 years ago, she was placed under house arrest by the British in a... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/special/when-the-british-arrested-annie-besant/20170816.htm
MaLA confers lifetime achievement award on ex-British Library

The Madras Library Association (MaLA) today felicitated and conferred the 'Lifetime Achievement Award' on Dr T K Subramoni, former chief librarian... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/education/report-mala-confers-lifetime-achievement-award-on-ex-british-library-2528017

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