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Deccan Chronicle: WhatsApp has several new features added lately, and a new one is around the corner. With the ability to share photos and videos, WhatsApp later upped the features of WhatsApp by adding support for certain...
Deccan Chronicle: A judge from the Madras High Court warned women about how they use WhatsApp when chatting with friends and in groups. He said that women should be ‘careful’ about the photos they post on their display profile on WhatsApp and the photos they share...
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Indian Express: Ashokamitran’s stories capture the helplessness of the urban lower middle class caught in the churn of the unpredictable big city (Express archive photo) He sounded a little bemused over the telephone that someone wanted to come down to Chennai to meet him....
Indian Express: The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court on Friday directed Anna University to consider the application of an engineering college run by former union minister M K Alagiri-family administered trust for continuation of affiliation. Dismissing a petition by the...
Deccan Herald:  The Madras High Court on Saturday set aside a lower court’s order summoning late Kannada actor Rajkumar’s wife to depose as a witness in connection with the actor’s kidnap by forest brigand Veerappan and directed it to consider the...
The Hindu: Knowlarity, a cloud telephony start-up backed by Sequoia and Mayfield Fund, is fighting an order by India's telecommunications department that has directed telecom operators to stop the services of the Gurgaon-based firm. The company offers a technology to...
The Times of India: Chennai: Nearly 16 years after forest brigand Veerappan kidnapped Kannada actor Rajkumar and kept him in the jungle for 108 days, triggering a prolonged inter-state crisis involving Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, the case has hit the headlines again. Rajkumar,...
The Times of India: Chennai: The Madras high court has directed the Tamil Nadu Housing Board (TNHB) to provide the reasons for its inordinate delay in providing public buildings and earmarked land to police, fire and rescue services, and other departments at Ayapakkam village in...
The Hindu: N. Srinivasan was re-elected unopposed as the president of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) during its AGM here on Saturday. At the helm in the TNCA since 2002, Srinivasan was not challenged on the floor of the house. In fact, there were no contests...
The Times of India: Chennai, June 25 (): Madras High Court has directed Tamil Nadu Housing Board to explain its inordinate delay in handing over public buildings and lands earmarked to respective departments in Tiruvallur district. Justice M Sathyanarayanan, who heard a petition...
The Times of India: Chennai, Jun 25 () The Madras High Court today set aside the order of a lower court summoning late Kannada actor Rajkumar's wife to depose as a witness in connection with the actor's kidnap by forest brigand Veerappan in 2000 and directed it to consider the...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: Nearly 16 years after forest brigand Veerappan kidnapped Kannada matinee idol Rajkumar and kept him in jungles for 108 days, triggering a prolonged inter-state crisis between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka, the case has hit headlines again for a related...
The Hindu: ‘Neruppu Da’ - Arunraja Kamaraj, Lyricist-Singer Arunraja Kamaraj has written and sung for films like Pizza, Jigarthanda, and Theri, but it’s ‘Neruppu Da’ that has completely transformed his career. “A Rajini sir film...
The Hindu: The two owners of a textile unit at Periyandipalayam, who have been listed as accused by TirupurNorth police on...