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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......

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......

Doctors clear air on Jaya's death, said she died due to multiple organ failure

Seeking to clear the air on the health of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa when she was rushed to the Apollo Hospitals in Chennai on September 22 last year, the British doctor who treated......

Setback to VK Sasikala, HC allows ED plea in foreign exchange case

In a setback to All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam General Secretary V K Sasikala, the Madras high court on Wednesdy allowed a revision petition of the Enforcement Directorate challenging her......

6 were hanged in 1950 for attempt to kill General Cariappa: Declassified CIA report

Documents declassified by the US espionage agency, the Central Intelligence Agency have revealed a shocking bit of information regarding an assassination attempt in 1950 on Field Marshal K N......

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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HT scribe wins Journalist of Change Mobility award

Snigdha Poonam, a journalist from the Hindustan Times based in New Delhi, has won the 2017 Journalist of Change Mobility Award. Poonam received... ...

http://news.rediff.com/commentary/2017/apr/24/ht-scribe-wins-journalist-of-change-mobility-award/decaacbce28e88191dea96903b42a24c
Last day, Last show

Sudeshna Bannerjee While ot­her th­eatres screened a mere mo­vie, Regal made you experience life in its many-splendoured hues. For generations... ...

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Chennai lad Velavan in maiden final

Chennai lad Velavan Senthilkumar continued his fine run to reach his maiden PSA World Tour event final at the Parkview Open in Johannesburg.... ...

http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/chennai-lad-velavan-in-maiden-final-117041300310_1.html
Where racism meets the mob

A teenage boy dies of a drug overdose after going missing from his home in Greater Noida. There are rumours that the drugs were supplied to him by... ...

http://www.sify.com/news/india-where-racism-meets-the-mob-news-columns-reeiWFhaebcdj.html
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... ...

http://www.rediff.com/money/report/must-see-indias-oldest-railway-bridges/20170306.htm

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