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The Times of India: CHENNAI: More than seven months after suicide of three girl students of SVSCollege of Homeopathy and Naturopathy at Kallakurichi near Villupuram shook the state, leading to unrest in the region, the Madras high court has ordered removal of lock and seal on...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: Excessive devotion to a godman has wreaked havoc with the marital life of a non-resident Indian (NRI) techie, who is now before the Madras high court apprehending arrest on a complaint by his wife, who consulted her 'Baba' for even marital...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: A PIL has urged Madras high court to order removal of caste names prefixed or suffixed into the names of government and government-aided educational institutions in Tamil Nadu. When the PIL of S Saravanan came up for hearing before the first bench of...
Deccan Herald: The Madras High Court has granted conditional anticipatory bail to a US-based man in a cheating case against him on a complaint by his estranged wife here accusing him of having suppressed his first marriage. Allowing the plea of Laxmi Narayan Sriram, employed...
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The Hindu: In 1785, Thomas Daniell, 36, and his nephew William Daniell, then a boy aged 16, travelled to India where they would spend the next nine years. The elder Daniell, a landscape painter by profession, had found it difficult to establish himself in England and was...
The Times of India: Madurai: The Madurai bench of the Madras high court on Friday adjourned the hearing of a petition filed by DMDK leader Vijayakant to September 8. The petition seeks to quash defamation cases filed by the state government against the DMDK leader. In his...
The Times of India: Madurai: The Madurai bench of the Madras high court has set aside an order imposing Rs 3 lakh penalty against an oil trader in Tirunelveli district for want of complying with the mandated provisions of the Food Safety and StandardsAct by the food safety...
The Times of India: Madurai: The Madurai bench of the Madras high court has set aside an order imposing Rs 3 lakh penalty against an oil trader in Tirunelveli district for want of complying with the mandated provisions of the Food Safety and StandardsAct by the food safety...
The Times of India: Madurai: A district collector, who is also the inspector of panchayats cannot divest cheque signing powers of the village panchayat president, the Madurai bench of the Madras high court observed on Friday citing a Supreme Court judgment given in the case of...
DNA India: --> Sat, 27 Aug 2016-08:10am , Chennai , PTI Pachamuthu's Indiya Jananayaga Katchi is an ally of NDA at the Centre. Founder chairman of SRMGroup of educational institutions TR Pachamuthu was arrested here on Friday in connection with an alleged...
Deccan Chronicle: Chennai: On a day when police detained T.R. Pachamuthu, chancellor of SRM University, the Madras high court came to the rescue of his two sons in a criminal proceedings initiated by Sun TV Network. When a petition filed by his sons, Ravi Pachamuthu and...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: Revolutionary leader and Tamil poet Subramania Bharathi's escape from Madras to French ruled Pondicherry to evade arrest by the British on August 26, 1908 was symbolically re-enacted by veteran Congressman Kumari Ananthan on Friday. Ananthan embarked...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: The perception that the Tatas only invest and never exit is wrong, said the Group's global brand custodian Mukund Rajan, adding that there have also been a lot of divestments. "While we've failed at times, we don't let that hold us back. We've...
The Hindu: DMK leader M. Karunanidhi on Friday urged the State government to immediately announce...