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The Hindu: Madras Cricket Club (MCC) on Saturday honoured two of its “own children” — Joshna Chinappa and Dipika Pallikal — for having won the squash doubles gold at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games. MCC president...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: An allegation of custodial rape and torture has hit the Tamil Nadu police. Shocked at the narration of how a middle-aged woman arrested by the Udumalpet police in Tirupur district was allegedly tortured by seven policemen, who even inserted a lathi...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: Where on earth would you find identical twins, both of whom were knighted, both awarded the Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan, both vice-chancellors of different universities, and both of whom served on UN bodies as chairmen? The answer would be...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: Seventeen years and three lengthy rounds of litigation later, an employee of a private engineering company is set to get his due service benefits, salary arrears and seniority in job. His is a classic case of a labour union leader fighting the...
The Hindu: Former Chief Justice of India P. Sathasivam is to be the next Governor of Kerala following the resignation of Shiela Dikshit a few days ago. Speaking to The Hindu from his Kadappanallur village near Erode in Tamil Nadu, Justice Sathasivam said the warrant of...
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The Times of India: CHENNAI: Music videos, literary tributes and launch of a heritage club. This is how a city college — M O PVaishnav College for Women — contributed its mite to the MadrasWeek celebrations. As the modern version of the city marked 375 of its...
The Hindu: Lack of prospective bidders for a full-fledged pharmacy at Chennai Central station has put the Southern Railway in a fix. The station has not had a medical shop since 2011 after the licenses of the two pharmacies that were operating at the station got expired....
The Hindu: Last Sunday, the BoganVilla Park located in Anna NagarEast, resembled a farm full of animals as their owners brought their pets for a free health camp. Dogs, cats, fowls, rabbits and other animals were part of the camp which was organised by The Madras...
The Times of India: Guess who is a fan of the Mozart of Madras AR...
Zeenews: Madras High Court on Saturday set aside the appointment of a person as Deputy Registrar of Alagappa University, saying the selection was based only on interview marks which was against a Supreme Court order and University rules....
The Hindu: Priya Anand seems to have become the go-to heroine for filmmakers with a certain Hollywoodian sensibility. If Vanakkam Chennai adhered to the classical rom-com template, then Arima Nambi was a conspiracy thriller, and now there’s Irumbu Kuthirai, which...
The Hindu: A Narasu Studios production, this film came out after the demise of V.L. Narasu, founding father of the company, and was understandably dedicated to his memory. Narasu was a successful coffee dealer and his brand Narasu’s Coffee was a bestseller in the...
Huffington Post: President Obama's tan suit created a sartorial stir and the social media sphere shared it's feelings all over Twitter, of course. No, the contrast on your television wasn't broken -- on Thursday afternoon, the President of the United States held an important...