MADRAS Top Stories

The Times of India: As a footballer, Yolanda de Sousa was good, really good. So good that she became the first woman to score a hat-trick for India; so good that she was voted Player-of-the-Decade in 1980 and so good that, since her retirement in 1981, nobody has even come...
The Times of India: Chennai: The Madras high court has cancelled the anticipatory bail granted to a man who had got his daughter married though she was a minor. In August last year, Justice S Vaidyanathan granted anticipatory bail to him after he submitted that only the betrothal...
The Times of India: Chennai: Housing and infrastructure projects across the state are likely to come to a grinding halt as sand quarries in Tamil Nadu have been shut from Saturday. The abrupt closure has left nearly one lakh construction workers in and around Chennai idle, and is...
The Times of India: Chennai: Madras high court on Saturday named a special division bench to hear all cases relating to the stalled postgraduate medical admissions in the state. A bench of JusticeK K Sasidharan and Justice S MSubramanian has been constituted to hear the appeals...
The Times of India: Chennai: A green lung in the heart of Chromepet has remained closed for more than one month, raising the hackles of residents, who claim no work is going on. On Saturday, several children stood outside the park in AGSColony, hoping the authorities would throw...
The Times of India: Chennai: With NEET for MBBS-aspirants just 10 days away, the Madras high court has directed CBSE to permit 38 rural students to write the examination after collecting fees from them. The students could not complete necessary formalities by April 5, which was...
The Times of India: Chennai: The Madras high court has ordered that all ClassXII students who wrote the Biology examination on March 31, and attempted question number 16 in Section A of Part II, should be awarded one mark each, as all answers for the multiple-choice type...
The Mercury News: BEND, OREGON — Visiting Bend, one has the sense that few people ever stand still. That’s because many who’ve settled here came for the outdoor sports — it’s why visitors increasingly flock here, too. Whether it’s golf,...
The Mercury News: With 10 hotels and dozens of pubs, theaters and bars spread across the Pacific Northwest, the McMenamin brothers’ empire might sound like a hospitality chain. But Marriott and Hilton never hoteled it up like this. The McMenamins turn old, historic...
Zeenews: The Madras High Court has directed authorities that all Plus Two students, who had attempted question number 16 in Section-A of Part-II in bio-zoology subject, should be given one mark each. ......
Hindustan Times: Chennai: Pranav Ramakrishnan, a Class 12 computer sciences student, has cracked the JEE with a high all India rank of 28, no mean achievement for a student who began preparing for the all-important engineering entrance examination in India when he was in Class...
Public Technologies: ONGC's on-going upstream exploratory efforts is an important segment of its core E&PBusiness with responsibility for finding and accreting oil and gas reserves for the country. FY 2016-17 has been one of the most successful years of the last decade in...
The Oregonian: Canada goose youngsters are shepherded by a pair of adults at a boat ramp on Lake Billy Chinook, near Madras. Large family groups of goslings aren't unusual, but they aren't all related.Bill MonroeRain or shine, it's that time of year - even a little...
The Oregonian: For the second time in about four months, firefighters in Washington County have had their tires slashed while they were on the job. Tualatin ValleyFire & Rescue firefighters discovered the slashed tires as they were getting ready to leave their...