MADRAS Top Stories

The Hindu: The short spell of rain was enough to inundate parts...
Indian Express: Hearing a civil suit from brother of Kalam, judge said, “this court is of the considered view that a prima facie case is made out and the balance of convenience lies in favour of the national interest to grant an order of injunction.” The Madras...
The Times of India: Chennai, May 6 () The Madras High Court today restrained the office bearers of 'Abdul KalamVisionIndiaParty' from using the name and the pictures of late former PresidentA P J Abdul Kalam. Hearing a civil suit from APJMohammedMuthuMeera Maraikayar,...
Philadelphia Daily News: As far as the movies are concerned, great mathematicians are all mentally unstable misfits, weirdos, and social outcasts. What else can we conclude from Good Will Hunting, A Beautiful Mind, and The Imitation Game – not to mention Pi, 21, Fermat's Room,...
Yahoo Daily News: Hundred units of free power for households every two months, 50 per cent subsidy for women to buy scooters, free laptops with Internet for students in Class 11 and Class 12, eight grams of gold for women getting married, free cellphones for all ration-card...
Indian Express: At Jayalalithaa’s campaign rally in Perundurai, Thursday. (Source: PTI) Hundred units of free power for households every two months, 50 per cent subsidy for women to buy scooters, free laptops with Internet for students in Class 11 and Class 12, eight grams of...
DNA India: --> From Darjeeling’s momos, Andhra’s special thali to Bihar’s Litti Chokha and more. We reveal where you can satiate your hunger for some off beat regional grub in the city Take a walk down the city’s bylanes and you are sure to stumble on some...
The Hindu: The NationalInstitute of Technology (NIT) here stands top among the institutions that utilized the Central Government sponsored `GlobalInitiative of Academic Network (GIAN). The CentralGovernment launched the GIAN in 2014 to improve the quality of higher...
DNA India: -->FilmmakerVivek Agnihotri's autobiographical movie Buddha in a Traffic Jam is creating much noise these days. The film, which portrays the story of a Naxalite professor who brainwashes his students, was finished four years ago but never released in the...
The Hindu: A victim of a criminal offence would not cease to fall under the definition of the term ‘victim’ and lose his right to prefer appeal before higher judicial forums merely because he also happened to be the complainant in a private complaint lodged...
The Hindu: The Madras High CourtBench here has set aside the appointment of AMM Kadar Baksh Husain Siddigi as Kazi of Ramanathapuram revenue division after doubting his academic qualifications and wondering how could he have obtained a degree of ‘Aalim...
The Hindu: The Madras High Court has appointed a retired judge of the High Court as the Administrator for the Tamil Evangelical Lutheran Church (TELC), a Christian denomination which has over two lakh members. The TELC has been facing various...
The Hindu: The Madras High Court on Thursday directed the Chief Electoral Officer to provide all basic facilities to polling staff and policemen who are on election duty. The VacationBench of Justices K.K. Sasidharan and S. Vimala, however, said, “This direction...
The Hindu: At a roundtable discussion held at the Department of Journalism and Communication of the University of Madras on Thursday, two politicians from the U.S., journalists and senior professors of the University discussed the changing role of media in the political...