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Man found alive after 72 hours in Chennai building rubble

A 28-year-old labourer from Odisha’s Kendrapara district had a providential escape from the claws of death in the Chennai building collapse, which claimed 61 lives. The 11-storey housing......

On the road with the Chidambarams

The day started pleasantly in Chettinad, famous for its palaces, in Sivaganga district, around 450 km from Chennai. Karti Chidambaram, contesting from Sivaganga, and his father and Union Finance......

Chennai train crash: 'First we thought it was a bomb blast'

This sleepy village in Tamil Nadu's Vellore district woke up to the sound of a big bang caused by collision of two trains here with locals initially mistaking it to a 'bomb blast'. "We all first......

High-level probe ordered into Orissa mishap

A high-level inquiry has been ordered into the derailment of the Howrah-Chennai Coromandel Express in Orissa's Jajpur district in which authorities today scaled down the toll from 15 to......

Parliament bomb threat: 5 secured for questioning

Tirunelveli District Police, assisted by cyber crime experts from Chennai, have secured five people for questioning in connection with Friday's e-mail threatening to blow up the Parliament, the......

The truth behind Foxconn's big promises

Analysts say it is a case of over-promise and under-delivery.  It was Vietnam in 2007, Brazil in 2009, Indonesia in 2012, and now, India. Foxconn, the world's largest contract manufacturer of......

How girls are duped into 'bonded labour' in India's textile mills

Brands such as Gap, Primark and C&A which source some of their garments from Tamil Nadu say they do regular audits to ensure their suppliers comply with their codes of conduct.   From her......

Realtors shrink size of apartments to make it affordable

Real estate developers are increasingly reducing the size of apartments to make these affordable at a time when property markets are going through a prolonged slowdown, says a new study. ......

Remembering Charles Correa and his 'breathing' buildings

India's foremost architect and town planner was renowned as much for his 'breathing' spaces as for his irascible personality Obituaries can be hagiographic, at least in the immediate aftermath of......

Kerala to set up mobile labs to test quality of food products

In the initial phase, three mobile lab units would be set up in selected check posts in the state. Concerned over increasing instances of food adulteration, Kerala is gearing up to set up a string......

Tamil Nadu suspends screening of Da Vinci Code

The Tamil Nadu government has asked District Collectors and the Chennai Police Commissioner to suspend the screening of Hollywood film, The Da Vinci Code.A press release issued by the state......

Parineeti, Anushka, Deepika: Where were our stars born?

Take a look! Photograph: Courtesy India International Jewellery Week Parineeti Chopra may not be working on a film at the moment but the Kill Dill actress sure knows how to keep herself......

Meet the man behind India's EPIC hit Baahubali

'My father thinks I'm not ambitious and too slow. He wants me to work in Hindi films with big superstars.' Meet Baahubali director, SS Rajamouli. Image: Prabhas in Baahubali Midway through......

John Abraham works his muscles for Rocky Handsome, Dishoom

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities: John Abraham is training hard for his upcoming films. He turned to Twitter to share his latest picture (left) and tweeted:......

'D Ramanaidu lived and breathed cinema'

'Ramanaidu was well known for his punctuality, professionalism and discipline as a producer.'  'He was always a picture of humility and a perfect gentleman.'Radhika Rajamani pays tribute to......

'We want Sachin, Rahul, Laxman in the BCCI'

'The BCCI believes that with great power comes greater responsibility.' 'We are conscious that the cricket world looks at us as "leaders." We will strive to lead responsibly.' Anurag Thakur, the......

VVS Laxman's Pataudi Lecture: Full Text

Full text of VVS Laxman's Pataudi Memorial Lecture in Kolkata. VVS Laxman delivers the third annual Pataudi Memorial lecture, at the Taj Bengal Hotel in Kolkata. Photograph: BCCI Good evening......
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Blocked in DU, documentary 'Muzaffarnagar Baaqi Hai' is ...

There must have been about 120 people crammed into Room number 5, in Tata Institute of Social Sciences last evening. From window sills to the... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/bollywood/blocked-in-delhi-university-documentary-muzaffarnagar-baaqi-hai-is-a-must-watch-2408662.html
Turn south, says Tirunelveli Chambers

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Nanguneri Special Economic Zone THE HINDU;THE HINDU More magnets needed: The Nanguneri Special... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Madurai/turn-south-says-tirunelveli-chambers/article7587435.ece
Realty on the cusp of change

The changing contours of technology are urging realtors and developers to ride the technology bandwagon and induct all that is popping up from the... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/homes-and-gardens/realty-on-the-cusp-of-change/article7590556.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
CM announces scheme to grow sandalwood trees

Chief Minister Jayalalithaa has announced a scheme to grow sandalwood trees in reserve forests and on patta lands in Vellore, Salem, Erode,... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/cm-announces-scheme-to-grow-sandalwood-trees/article7588832.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
Jayalalithaa orders aid to kin of victims

Chennai: Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Thursday ordered a solatium of Rs 10 lakh each to the kin of two BSF jawans hailing from TN, who were... ...

http://www.deccanchronicle.com/150828/nation-current-affairs/article/naxal-attack-jayalalithaa-orders-aid-kin-victims

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