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Mandolin maestro U Srinivas passes away at 45

Renowned Mandolin exponent Uppalapu Srinivas died in Chennai on Friday following a liver-related illness at the age of 45. A recipient of various awards, including the prestigious Padma Shri,......

Lankan Tamil ISI agent's arrest shows Pak's agenda for south

An event management firm which claims to have organised events in Chennai for high profile singers, was in reality a firm which carried out espionage activities for Pakistan’s external spy......

'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......

Maran 'pressurised' Sivasankaran to sell his companies: CBI

Former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran had "pressurised" and "forced" Chennai-based telecom promoter C Sivasankaran to sell his stakes in Aircel and two subsidiary firms to Malaysian firm Maxis......

Hyundai stops car exports to Europe from India

India's largest car exporter Hyundai has stopped shipments from its Chennai plant to Europe after shifting production of models for the continent to the Korean auto major's plants in Turkey and......

Nokia paid Rs 250 cr VRS to Chennai staff

Finland-based Nokia has paid about Rs 250 crore (Rs 2.50 billion) as compensation to employees of its Chennai manufacturing facility, who opted for the voluntary retirement scheme offered by it in......

Now you can book a Tata home online in 2 cities

Tata Value Homes on Monday announced the launch of exclusive online booking offers for its projects in Bangalore and Chennai. Customers wishing to buy a property at New Haven in Bangalore need to......

UPA regime responsible for Nokia plant troubles: TN Govt

Tamil Nadu Government on Friday blamed previous UPA regime for the troubles faced by Nokia's Chennai plant which was kept out of Microsoft acquisition pact in the wake of Rs 21,000 crore (Rs 210......

Kamal Haasan: There's no cause for alarm

After Arnold Schwarzenegger’s visit to Chennai, the city was abuzz with reports of Kamal Haasan's hospitalisation. All sorts of wild rumours about his health were being spread.......

PIX: Rajinikanth and Arnold Schwarzenegger, in one frame!

The two screen legends met in Chennai on September 15.Arnold Schwarzenegger's arrival in India and meeting with Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalitha may have hit headlines but the single......

PIX: Arnold Schwarznegger arrives in India

This is the star actor's first visit to India.Hollywood star Arnold Schwarznegger touched down at the Chennai airport with his entourage earlier today, September 15, amidst tight security.......

No Shah Rukh-Deepika romance in Happy New Year

For those expecting a full-blown Chennai Express styled romance between Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in Farah Khan’s Happy New Year, here’s some surprising news.......

PIX: Rekha, Kushboo, Samantha at South Filmfare awards

The southern edition of the Filmfare awards were held in Chennai recently. And here's who arrived at the glittering ceremony. When one of the largest circulating magazine hosts an awards ceremony,......

PIX: Cricketers, their gorgeous wives and kids at CLT20

Image: Sakshi, wife of Mahendra Singh Dhoni, captain of Chennai Super Kings, with Gautam Gambhir's daughter. Photograph: BCCI The greatest nights in cricket are back, and so are the glamorous WAGs......

Russell, ten Doeschate power KKR to stunning victory over Chennai

Ryan Ten Doeschate (left) and Andre Russell of Kolkata Knight Riders. Photograph: BCCI Andre Russell smashed a breathtaking half-century while Ryan ten Doeschate struck a fine unbeaten 51 to guide......

Twenty20 is a sort of a lottery cricket, says CSK captain Dhoni

Chennai Super Kings captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni hits out. Photograph: BCCI Chennai Super Kings' campaign in the last edition of Indian Premier League earlier this year was hampered due to Dwayne......

Materazzi joins Chennai in Indian Super League

Former Italy defender Marco Materazzi has joined Chennai in the new Indian Super League (ISL) following in the footsteps of former national team mate Alessandro Del Piero. The 41-year-old......

Stephen Fleming: 'A Dhoni under pressure is still your best option'

Former New Zealand captain and Chennai Super Kings coach Stephen Fleming offers his take on India’s Test debacle in England and suggests remedial measures to revive the team's fortunes.......
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  People speak for chennai

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sarma sarma
Q. The Aluma terrorists planted bombs at Coimbatore and killed many. One DMK MP was the person responsible for the growth of Aluma at Karumbukadai area in Coimbatore. After Bomb Blast, though the MP denied his link with Aluma, he was denied ticket by DMK. Now the leader of DMK who has all along been spending his time in writing scripts fo Cinemas, and self boosting functions throughout now says that the present CM of Tamilnadu was away at Nilgiris at the time of Bomb Blst at Chennai Central Station.He exhibited his cruel mind settings by not saying any condelance to the beraved family
Sarma Sarma:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-aluma-terrorists-planted-bombs-at-coimbatore-and-killed-/27394955/answers/

Om Shrivastava
Q. Names of the cities of internal importance viz. Bombay, Chennai, and Calcutta could be changed, then why changing names of cities like Ilahabad, Mirzapur, Farrukhabad, Moradabad etc.is not being contemplated to their names that prevailed before the rule of muslim badshahs who changed the names?
Om Shrivastava:  A. very shameful indeed more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/names-of-the-cities-of-internal-importance-viz.-bombay-chenn/27389599/answers/27394962

Earth
Q. If you knew that in a year you would die of a heart attack, how would you alter your life?
Earth:  A. it will hurt the sentiments of the vote bank, sir more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/if-you-knew-that-in-a-year-you-would-die-of-a-heart-attack-h/27387220/answers/27389608

joyesh chakraborty
Q. Is ther any bomb blast in India today ?
Joyesh Chakraborty:  A. There are all treatments of heart available , so a patient can be cured in Chennai , Kolkata good hospital or nusing home. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-ther-any-bomb-blast-in-india-today-/27386991/answers/27387257

  Web results for Chennai
Wicket wizard

Aussie bowler Glenn McGrath fields a volley of questions from fan Harshvardhan Singh Tanwar. An ardent cricket fan, 27-year old Harshvardhan Singh... ...

http://www.mumbaimirror.com/others/leisure/Mirror-fixes-it-Wicket-wizard/articleshow/43021001.cms
Jumping a signal is not a stunt to be proud of

Two bikers, who rode to the city as part of a National Safety Ride, talk about riding safe, women bikers, and more... Speed, thrill, adventure,... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/hyderabad/Jumping-a-signal-is-not-a-stunt-to-be-proud-of/articleshow/43021653.cms
Bangar & Co. set to be retained, Penny and Dawes asked to report at NCA

Following their victory in the One-Day International series against England, the Board of Control for Cricket in India is all set to retain the... ...

http://www.rediff.com/cricket/report/bangar-sridhar-arun-set-to-be-retained-penny-and-dawes-asked-to-report-at-nca-bcci-cricket/20140921.htm
For Mars mission experts, safe mode means danger

CHENNAI: After 300 days and 650 million km, as India's Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM) spacecraft gets into the last lap to the red planet, a term that... ...

http://timesofindia.feedsportal.com/c/33039/f/533916/s/3eaa0644/sc/10/l/0Ltimesofindia0Bindiatimes0N0Cindia0CFor0EMars0Emission0Eexperts0Esafe0Emode0Emeans0Edanger0Carticleshow0C430A233220Bcms/story01.htm
Fear returns to Dharmapuri

Michael Raj says the police forced him to admit that he had taken part in an arms training session. On July 4, 2014, it would have been one year... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/fear-returns-to-dharmapuri/

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