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Madras HC summons archaeologist who okayed demolition of 400-yr-old temple

Taking serious view of demolition of a nearly 400-year-old temple, the Madras high court has directed the consultant Archaeologist/Conservationist K T Narasimhan to appear in person before the......

Vegan days of Madras high court are over!

Non-vegetarian food arrives in Madras high court campus canteens. Putting an end to the century-old practice of not serving non-vegetarian food in canteens in the high court campus, a group of......

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......

Woman seeks 1cr compensation from TN AIDS body

A 25-year-old housewife has moved the Madras High Court seeking Rs one crore as compensation and a public apology from the Tamil Nadu AIDS Control Society for publishing her photograph along with......

'She moulded us into good human beings'

Rukmini Devi: Destined to danceKrishnanveni Lakshman was just three years old when her parents moved to Madras. Her initiation into dance began at the age of five. She continued to be associated......

After 7 decades in business, Madras Stock Exchange gets Sebi nod for exit

Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India has passed an order allowing 78-year old Madras Stock Exchange Limited to exit the business. MSE will be 14th stock exchange to exit under......

Dr Singh, Sonia conferred D.Litt

The 150-year-old Madras University on Friday conferred Honorary Doctorates of Literature (D.Litt) on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Congress president Sonia Gandhi and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M......

Why it will take weeks to tune ATMs

With about 2,000 qualified engineers to service ATMs across the country, it is an uphill task to modify 220,000 machines, Nupur Anand and Anup Roy report. It is more than a week now and the......

The investor who took a $1.1billion bet on Modi

The IIT-Madras alumnus, Prem Watsa, who moved to Canada for an MBA programme and settled there, is not new to investing in India. Image: Prem Watsa’s track record is rather impressive.......

This IITian's venture is educating poor children in villages

Hippocampus Learning Centres bridges urban-rural gap through affordable, quality pre-schooling for kids, finds Anita Babu. Four-year-old Meghana Gowda loves her kindergarten classes. She......

Review: Kabali will disappoint Rajinikanth fans

If not for the hype and stunning trailer, which promised an all-out Rajini masala entertainer, Kabali would have been far more enjoyable, feels S Saraswathi. So much has been written,......

40 years and the Rajini mania still continues

S Saraswathi traces the movie Supernova's journey in show business. Rajinikanth began his acting career in 1975. As Kabali releases, a look at how an ordinary bus conductor in Bangalore grew to be......

'Rajinikanth is god, other actors are devotees'

'Top actors came to me while Kabali was being shot, to ask me to cast them in at least one scene with Thalaivar -- even if it required them to clean a table on the side while Thalaivar is......

'I want Rocky Handsome to hit numbers I haven't seen before'

'I compare Rocky Handsome to Bajrangi Bhaijaan. Bajrangi (trailer) did not tell you much but when you came out of the theatre, you said it was a beautiful film and felt that......

Rajinikanth's Kabali teaser to be out in March?

The latest updates from the Tamil film industry. Post-production work is on in full swing for superstar Rajinikanth’s Kabali. While there is no official confirmation on a release date, fans......

Which Indian has the best average in the 4th innings?

Rajneesh Gupta presents all the numbers from the first Test in Rajkot. IMAGE: It may be difficult to believe, but Virat Kohli has the highest batting average in the fourth innings of Tests among......

112 Tests of England-India cricket rivalry

Rajneesh Gupta presents glimpses of India-England Test history. IMAGE: India's captain Ajit Wadekar in action during the third Test against England at the Oval in London, August 1971.India won the......

Celebrating 500th Test: India's most memorable wins at home

As India gets set to play its 500th Test, Rajneesh Gupta presents India's memorable Test victories at home. IMAGE: V V S Laxman, left, congratulated by Adam Gilchrist after scoring a double......

'You will miss Dhoni a lot, more in India, when he retires'

'What Dhoni has done for Indian cricket, let him find his own time.' 'I don't think Virat is in a huge rush to captain everything (format) at the moment.' IMAGE: Mahendra Singh Dhoni hits out.......

Cricketers who lost their battle to the Big C

On Thursday morning, the world woke up to the news of the death of iconic New Zealand cricketer Martin Crowe. He was 53. A teenage prodigy who went on to carve an illustrious career with his......
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SAIL maps Bengal vision

New Delhi, Dec. 4: Steel Authority of India Ltd (SAIL) wants to more than double production at its Durgapur and Burnpur plants, taking the total... ...

http://www.telegraphindia.com/1161205/jsp/business/story_122968.jsp
Anna University exams cancelled, no classes for schools under Madras University 3 hours ago

Chennai, Dec 5: As the health condition of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa deteriorated on Sunday evening after she suffered cardiac... ...

http://www.india.com/news/india/jayalalithaas-health-deteriorates-anna-university-exams-cancelled-no-classes-for-schools-under-madras-university-after-amma-suffers-cardiac-arrest-1690793/
New pipes to divert sewage, save Benniganahalli lake

Benniganahalli Lake on Old Madras Road, which had become a stinking pool of sewage flowing from nearby houses and apartments, is now set to get a... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/584894/pipes-divert-sewage-save-benniganahalli.html
175 years and still going strong...

Basel Mission Press, which pioneered the printing revolution in coastal districts 175 years back, continues to breathe in Mangaluru, although not... ...

http://www.deccanherald.com/content/584856/175-years-still-going-strong.html
Nargis Fakhri shows off her hot cleavage on Twitter with a thought-provoking message! See sexy pictures inside

Bollywood actress Nargis Fakhri is one of the few celebrities who are blessed with a sexy figure and amazing personality. The gorgeous... ...

http://www.india.com/buzz/nargis-fakhri-shows-off-her-hot-cleavage-on-twitter-with-a-thought-provoking-message-see-sexy-pictures-inside-1690744/

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