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Deccan Chronicle: Chennai: Susheela Viswanathan, mother of five-time world chess champion Viswanathan Anand, died here on Tuesday night. She was 79. She is survived by her husband, daughter and two sons. The last rites will be held at Besant Nagar crematorium on Thursday...
The Times of India: VISAKHAPATNAM: The Vizianagaram-Bobbili rivalry, which stirred many a battle in the past, also resulted in the birth of the famed Bobbili Veena. Also known as the Saraswathi Veena or the Ekanda Veena, the Bobbili Veena came into existence in the late 19th...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: The Madras high court on Wednesday ordered issue of notice to the state government on a petition filed by 'police' Fakruddin, arrested in connection with the murder of a...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: There is a sense of profound loss at the quaint little house in Besant Nagar's CustomsColony where Viswanathan Anand grew up to become the best chess player in the world. Sushila Viswanathan was not just mother to the country's most celebrated chess...
The Times of India: HYDERABAD: Even as the TDP carried out some changes in the party constitution so that it can project itself as a national party in the future, several delegates from other states attending the three-day Mahanadu here on Wednesday said some major changes are...
Deccan Herald: Funds sought from Union, State governments for the project The Bangalore Development Authority has written to the State and the Union government seeking funds for acquiring lands to construct peripheral ring road. The PRR will connect Tumakuru Road with Hosur...
Yahoo Daily News: Chennai, May 27 (IANS) The CBI on Wednesday arrested two officials of two different companies for giving and...
Zeenews: The Madras High Court on Wednesday ordered issue of notice to the state government on a petition filed by 'Police' Fakruddin, arrested in connection with the murder of a BJP functionary, seeking a direction to authorities to remove him from solitary...
Big News Network: The Madras High Court has vacated its earlier interim order, which had restrained the office-bearers of the ChennaiFootball Association (CFA) from discharging its ......
The Times of India: KOLKATA: To provide 24x7 uninterrupted power from renewable energy sources, experts from the UK and IITs are now working together to create a new model which combines the best of solar power, biomass energy and hydrogen. The first-of-its-kind UK-India...
noodls: (Source: York University) Earlier this month, the Faculty of Science at York University hosted a gala to celebrate the many successes and achievements of the past 50 years. "I am delighted to celebrate the wonderful occasion of the 50th anniversary of the...
The Hindu: For most students, the summer holidays before their final year in school begins mean extra classes and studying the ClassXII portions. For this group of 30 students, however, this summer was spent indulging in scientific research in a variety of subjects...
Deccan Chronicle: Chennai: A residents’ association has approached the Madras high court to direct authorities to prevent and remove encroachments made on the land earmarked for construction of shops in Kolathur under the Senthil Nagar Kolathur layout...
Deccan Chronicle: Chennai: Notwithstanding Anna University and the state Government’s efforts to make Tamil Nadu stand first in technical education in the country, 50 per cent of students in about 300 engineering colleges have failed to clear the semester exam. Anna...