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The Times of India: HYDERABAD: Osmania University, which will celebrate its centenary on April 26 this year, was originally known as Osmania University of Hyderabad. Over the years Hyderabad was dropped from its nomenclature and the university came to be known simply as Osmania...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: The Department of Central Instrumentation and Services Laboratory in the University of Madras has been offering MSc, M Phil and PhD courses in scientific instrumentation for more than three decades. It has not yet been recognised as an academic...
Public Technologies: 21 February 2017 The IndianInstitute of TechnologyMadras (IITM) and QUT have entered into a new applied research initiative that will focus in the areas of information security, combustion & health technologies. IITM and QUT have executed an agreement to...
Sify (NewsDB Live): [India], Feb. 27 (ANI): The Madras High Court will on Monday resume its hearing in regard to Dravida Munnetra Kazhagham's (DMK) petition challenging Tamil NaduChief Minister Edappadi K. Palanisami's floor test. The Madras High Court earlier on February 22...
BBC News: In school, Jonathan Spollen was a natural joker, perhaps compensating for his being shorter than most of those around him. But much to Lynda's surprise, he later turned into, they both acknowledged, "a bit of a nerd" - one who went on to take an interest in...
Zeenews: A Colonel retired from the 25 Madras Regiment has come all the way from Canada to attend the wedding of his former sahayak's son. ......
Mid Day: Aravamudan (in vest) and APJ Abdul Kalam preparing a payload inside the church building in Thumba, Kerala (1964) FinallyD-day arrived on 10 August 1979, a good five years after the date that Sarabhai had originally proposed. The SLV 3 was assembled for flight...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: Nearly one in two women in city slums has been a victim of sexual abused but only 10% of them report the incident to anyone, according to a survey by Coimbatore-based NGO Dhagam Foundation. The survey was carried out in slums at Besant Nagar,...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: To prevent the plunder of major minerals in Tamil Nadu, particularly in four southern districts, putting in place a surveillance system and introducing special squads are some of the strategies proposed, the state government has told the Madras HC. It...
The Times of India: For 20-year-old MarginaFernando, a mall is a place to shop with friends or catch the latest flick but a couple of days ago the final year art student's hangout took on a different role. Winding her way through cafes, it was not the waft of cookies and coffee...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: The quality of research at University of Madras is set to get better with students able to choose from more guides from among the faculty. Even faculty members on probation can offer guideship, a resolution passed by the university's academic council...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government has paid a compensation of 10 lakh each to 141 families of deceased manual scavengers, after a Madras high court order. Claims from another 13 families are being processed, G LaxmiPriya, joint secretary, Municipal...
DNA India: More than 6,000 students from various colleges today participated in a rally, organised for the first time...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: Thanks to PIL proceedings initiated by a service organisation and a series of judicial orders passed by Madras high court, Tamil Nadu government has now paid up a compensation of Rs 10 lakh each to 141 families of deceased manual scavengers in the...