MADRAS Top Stories

The Hindu: Bengaluru: The Byappanahalli Satellite Bus Station, which is the start point for buses heading in the direction of Kolar and Andhra Pradesh, has been razed by the KSRTC. The bus station was built by KSRTC in 2010 at a cost of Rs. 1.2 crore. The nine-acre plot...
One India: IIT Madras has invited applications for admission in its PhD courses (January - May 2017). The notification has been released on the official site of IIT madras. The BE/ B.Tech students can apply for the direct PhD programs (MS + PhD). ......
The Hindu: Condemning the police action against Youth Congress and Kerala Students Union (KSU) protesters in the State capital on Tuesday, Kerala Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president V.M. Sudheeran blasted Chief MinisterPinarayi Vijayan saying he is "intoxicated...
The Hindu: RELIGION Ramayanam: R. Krishnamurthy, Sri Sankara Gurukulam, 8/20, C.P. Ramaswamy St., Abhiramapuram, 6.45 p.m. Mahabharatham: B. Sundarkumar, Sri Krishna Gana Sabha, Maharajapuram SanthanamSalai, T. Nagar, 6.30 p.m. Gita:...
Deccan Chronicle: Chennai: The Centre on Tuesday informed the Madras High Court that a report of the Law Commission on enacting a stand-alone legislation to check honour killing is under its consideration. This was conveyed by a central government counsel to the court when a...
The Hindu: Pained over retired employees of Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC) being forced to file individual writ petitions to get orders for payment of terminal benefits, the Madras High CourtBench here has said gratuity and pension are not bounties but a...
The Hindu: : G. Balakrishnan, a pioneer in organic and natural farming through microbial applications when the concept was not even in the realms of popular belief, died on Monday of natural causes. He was 90. Balakrishnan...
The Times of India: Madurai: Praying to order a CBI investigation into a financial fraud committed by New Delhi-based HBN Dairies and Allied Ltd, a batch of three petitions have been filed before the Madurai bench of the Madras high court. When the petitions filed by one Pon...
The Hindu: The Madras High CourtBench here has confirmed the conviction and life sentence imposed on an individual by a trial court for murdering his wife by banging her head on a wall and then burning the body. A Division Bench comprising Justices M.V.Muralidaran and...
The Hindu: The Union government on Tuesday informed the Madras High Court that it is examining the possibility of bringing a “standalone legislation” to combat “honour killing” in the country. The Additional Solicitor General (ASG) representing...
The Hindu: Works of art are often objects onto which we can project ourselves. A starting point is provided by the artist: a feeling, a moment, a colour or a character. It is an invitation, a temporary guideline after which there is no controlling where we allow our...
The Hindu: The Madras High CourtBench here has disposed of a public interest litigation petition seeking a direction to the State Government to ensure effective implementation of guidelines issued by it on June 26, 2014 with respect to ensuring safety and security of...
The Hindu: The Madras High Court has disapproved of the act of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL) which had been squatting over a private property for over a decade without even paying a “paltry” rent of Rs. 360 per quarter for the land measuring...
The Hindu: The Madras High CourtBench here has dismissed a public interest litigation petition filed jointly by seven different associations for labourers seeking effective implementation of Sections 3 and 16 of the Tamil Nadu Manual Workers...