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Arkansas Online: Q I like seersucker. I'm thinking about getting a seersucker jacket, but I'm not interested in a whole suit. Is that something that is appropriate on its own? A Yes, seersucker is fine in just a jacket. Now is certainly a great time to buy one, especially when...
The Times of India: CUDDALORE: (NGT), principal bench, New Delhi, has constituted an comprising CentralPollutionControlBoard (CPCB), Pollution Control Board (TNPCB), Cuddalore district magistrate, National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (Neeri) and (IIT), Madras,...
The Times of India: KOZHIKODE: An IIT-Madras-incubated startup has set up a 15-bed hospital in Wayanad for treatment of Covid-19 patients within a day. The rapidly-deployable micro hospital christened mediCAB aims to provide safe, durable and affordable health facilities in rural...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: of held outside and on Thursday condemning their harassment by police personnel that included constant verbal abuse. The protests were organised after police on Wednesday abused a worker when he refused to uproot a tree near a police booth in Akkarai....
DNA India: The CentralBureau of investigation has formally taken over the investigation and begun the groundwork in the Jayaraj-Bennix custodial deaths case from the CB-CID. A Team headed by CBI ADSP Vijaykumar Shukla started the investigation at the residence of the...
The Times of India: CHENNAI: of held outside and on Thursday condemning their harassment by police personnel that included constant verbal abuse. The protests were organised after police on Wednesday abused a worker when he refused to uproot a tree near a police booth in Akkarai....
The Times of India: Chennai: Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-M), has launched Young Fellow (YRF) — a new for UG students — to attract them towards research and deeper learning. Inspired by Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Super-UROP (Undergraduate...
The Times of India: Chennai: Anti-corruption NGO has written to the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption () demanding a probe into the Rs 1,900-crore Bharatnet floated by Nadu Fibrenet Corporation Ltd () after the Centre directed TN government to cancel existing tenders...
Deccan Herald: There is much to criticise the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) over for its recent diktat to deliver a vaccine against Covid-19 by August 15. The direction is so deeply and obviously flawed that there is no gainsaying that the ICMR has made itself...
Yahoo Daily News: Tamil Nadu police have the distinction of having roughed up a retired high court judge, what's a mere magistrate? The recent intimidation by the police of a magistrate sent by the high court to investigate the custodial killings of a father and son in...
The Hindu: Yet another public interest litigation petition on illegal sand quarrying has been filed before the MaduraiBench of the Madras High Court. The petiti ......
The Times of India: CHENNAI: The IndianInstitute of Technology, Madras has launched a young research fellow programme aimed at motivating undergraduate students taking up a career in research and application of deeper learning. The...