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'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.......

TN assembly passes bill to end restriction on 'veshti'

The Tamil Nadu assembly on Tuesday unanimously passed a bill making enforcing dress code and banning entry of persons wearing 'dhoti' in public places a cognisable offence punishable with jail......

Ban on 'vesthi' to become cognisable offence in Tamil Nadu

In its resolve to put an end to the "colonial mindset" of elite clubs and others in banning entry of people wearing traditional attire "dhoti", Tamil Nadu government on Wednesday introduced a bill......

The 'veshti' culture and code

The veshti controversy in Tamil Nadu is not about the dress -- but a dress-code, which seems permissible in private homes and offices, but not in private clubs that are open only to well-heeled,......

Women on night shift: A lesson from Tamil Nadu

The move to allow women to work the night shift, by amending the Factories Act, has been opposed in Delhi by the Mahila Congress, the Indian National Congress's women's wing, and the All India......

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......

Tamil Nadu slaps Rs 2,400 cr tax notice on Nokia

In yet another setback to Finnish handset maker Nokia, the Tamil Nadu government has slapped on it a Rs 2,400 crore (Rs 24 billion) tax demand notice related to the devices sold from its Chennai......

Will not allow GAIL lay pipelines on farm land: Govt

Taking a strong stand over the Kochi-Bengaluru GAIL gas pipeline issue, the Tamil Nadu government said on Monday it would not allow the company to lay them on agricultural land and asked it to lay......

Bengal vs Tamil Nadu: Which state ranks better?

Chennai and Kolkata, where I equally divided my school days, are two of my favourite places. I like to recall them as Madras and Calcutta, with their unique cultures, habits, beliefs and practices.......

Tamil Madras Cafe will NOT release in Tamil Nadu

Irrational protests notwithstanding, the Tamil version of Madras Cafe is all set to be released on Sunday, August 25. But it will release in Andhra Pradesh only, not in Tamil Nadu. "It has......

John Abraham: There's nothing's wrong with Madras Cafe

Actor-producer John Abraham, whose upcoming release Madras Cafe has run into trouble with several pro-Tamil outfits, is determined to take his film to the theatres on its scheduled release......

Vishwaroopam to be released in Tamil Nadu on February 7

Actor-director Kamal Haasan today announced release of his controversial film Vishwaroopam in Tamil Nadu on February 7 as he withdrew his petition against the ban on the movie in Madras High Court.......

Setback for Haasan; HC stays release of Vishwaroopam

Screening of Kamal Haasan's Vishwaroopam in Tamil Nadu has been deferred again with the Madras High Court setting aside a single judge's order giving the green signal for the release even as the......

Emotional Kamal Haasan says Tamil Nadu does not want him

Upset over the hurdles caused by the ban on the release of mega budget Vishwaroopam, an emotional Kamal Haasan said Tamil Nadu does not want him to stay in the state and he might seek a 'secular'......

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......

Tamil Nadu to host Rajasthan in Ranji Trophy final

Tamil Nadu will host defending champions Rajasthan in the final of the Ranji Trophy at the M A Chidambaram Stadium, from January 19, BCCI announced on Friday. This will be Tamil Nadu's first......
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Vishal Arora
Q. What does Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam mean?
Vishal Arora:  A.  more

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Sagnik Biswas
Q. Name some great Bengali scientists
Sagnik Biswas:  A. Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (founded 1949, Madras Presidency, India), a former member of the United Progressive Alliance is a state political party...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/name-some-great-bengali-scientists/26976539/answers/27460568

BhuvnasBoyfriend
Q. The second largest bus station in Asia next to Chennai is located at------------------
BhuvnasBoyfriend:  A. Born on fifteenth October one thousand, nine hundred and thirty-one at Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu, Dr. Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam,...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/the-second-largest-bus-station-in-asia-next-to-chennai-is-lo/26700408/answers/26976557

Good Citizen
Q. What was the name of the state before it became Tamil Nadu?
Good Citizen:  A. Chennai Mofussil Bus Terminus (CMBT), in Koyampedu, Chennai (Madras), Tamil Nadu, India, is now the largest bus station in Asia. more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/what-was-the-name-of-the-state-before-it-became-tamil-nadu/25728532/answers/26700466

sandeep Kumar
Q. Please give me the contact details of dr. Thiagarajan , prof. Of microbiology in madras university
Sandeep Kumar:  A. Madras more

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HC dismisses BJP plea over local body polls

Chennai, Sept 16 (PTI) The Madras High Court today dismissed a petition by BJP's Tamil Nadu unit seeking to quash the August 28 last notification... ...

http://www.ptinews.com/news/5150128_HC-dismisses-BJP-plea-over-local-body-polls.html
Tamil Nadu Moves Supreme Court Against Appointment of IAS Officer to Probe Mining Activities

The Tamil Nadu government has approached the Supreme Court challenging the appointment of a whistleblower IAS officer by the Madras High Court to... ...

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Jayalalithaa files defamation case against Subramanian Swamy for his controversial tweet

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday initiated another criminal defamation case against BJP leader Subramanian Swamy for... ...

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An impressive record

PRESERVED FOR POSTERITY At the Records Office Records Office PRESERVED FOR POSTERITY At the Records Office TOPICS A fine example of... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/features/friday-review/history-and-culture/madras-records-office-now-known-as-the-tamil-nadu-archives-has-a-wealth-of-historical-and-government-documents/article6416326.ece?secpage=true&secname=entertainment
HC rejects Indian priest's plea against extradition to US in rape case

The Delhi high court on Tuesday dismissed as "premature" the plea challenging a trial court order recommending extradition to the USA of Indian... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/report/hc-rejects-indian-priests-plea-against-extradition-to-us-in-rape-case/20140916.htm

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