MADRAS Top Stories
 
The Times of India: MADURAI: Skating will soon become a recognised sporting event of the SportsDevelopmentAuthority of Tamil Nadu (SDAT), thanks to an order of the Madras high court Madurai bench. Skating events will now be conducted across the districts through the SDAT thus...
The Hindu: C.S. Rohit Kumar’s 98 helped and V. Murali’s four for 30 helped Perambur United Club thrash Fox Trotters Cricket Club by 145 runs in a TNCA league fourth division ‘C’ match held recently. The scores: IV div. ‘C’: Perambur UC...
The Hindu: Every year, in the run-up to Deepavali, awareness drives are organised across the State and pamphlets are handed out as part of an effort to mitigate the impact of air and noise pollution on one particular day. While focussing on Deepavali is indeed important,...
The Times of India: Panaji: Investigating into the alleged illegal foreign funding cases against political parties and mining companies, Panaji police station has directed the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Indian National Congress (INC) to provide the names of their respective...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government has set right an anomaly in school recognition rules, empowering itself to grant recognition to schools affiliated to all boards, including CBSE and ICSE. An information to this effect was submitted to the Madras high court...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: When banks, ATMs, internet cafes and even government department such as registrar's offices are under constant CCTV watch, why cannot such a step taken in the case of police stations be under surveillance as well, asked a PIL filed in the Madras high...
The Times of India: MADURAI: The Madurai bench of the Madras high court on Monday directed the cinemas in the state not to collect more than...
The Times of India: Raashi Khanna, who was seen as a girl next door in her T-Town debut Oohalu...
The Times of India: BANGALORE: Thousands of runners from the city and many hundreds from other cities made the most of a cool Sunday morning in the Garden City as they pushed themselves to be competitive in various distances in the inaugural Bengaluru marathon. Before daybreak,...
The Hindu: The Dr. K.Shantha Breast CancerFoundation conducted a “21K Mammorun” – a half marathon – and a “5K” road race here on Sunday to...
The Hindu: The Ministry of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises plans to open centres of excellence for technology development in capital goods at four Indian Institutes of Technology, and at the Central Manufacturing TechnologyInstitute, Bangalore....
The Hindu: A group of enterprising self-employed persons are addressing the special diet needs of senior citizens — be it the low sodium and high fibre intake recommended for those with hypertension, or the sugar-free diet for diabetics. The food delivered from the...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: Osteoporosis is often considered to be a condition that develops in the elderly. However, a study by Madras Medical College (MMC) shows that even young adults are at risk of developing the disease. The hospital's department of rheumatology screened...
The Times of India: Bangalore: She's a youthful 26 but deals often with people in their sixties who ask helplessly, "Where am I?". Ramani Sundaram says, "I always wanted to be a clinical researcher in dementia. But one statement changed my life after I came to Nightingales --...