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For the people, by the people: Revisiting Andhra's glorious library movement, and its largely disappearing remnants
Arts & Culture

For the people, by the people: Revisiting Andhra's glorious library movement, and its largely disappearing remnants

If the library movement set up libraries as centres of a cultural awakening, its remnants are largely disappearing in our landscape

Veteran sports journalist and commentator Kishore Bhimani passes away
Sports

Veteran sports journalist and commentator Kishore Bhimani passes away

Bhimani was one of the most recognised English voices of the 1980s.

IDE Madras University Result: Institute of Distance Education declares result for MBA December 2019 exam; check score on ideunom.ac.in
India

IDE Madras University Result: Institute of Distance Education declares result for MBA December 2019 exam; check score on ideunom.ac.in

IDE Madras University Result | The Institute of Distance Education (IDE), University of Madras declared the MBA December 2019 Examination Result today on its website ideunom.ac.in

Madras High Court says unwed couples staying in hotel room is no crime, points to live-in relationships
India

Madras High Court says unwed couples staying in hotel room is no crime, points to live-in relationships

Observing that a live-in relationship of two adults is not deemed to be an offence, the Madras High Court has said that occupation of a hotel room by such unmarried couples will not attract a criminal offence

Madras High Court says NEET only benefits those who spend lakhs on coaching classes and disadvantages poor
India

Madras High Court says NEET only benefits those who spend lakhs on coaching classes and disadvantages poor

Opining that NEET has benefited only students who spend lakhs of rupees on coaching classes and put rural students at a disadvantage, the Madras HC advised the Centre to take note of it.

Weeks after illegal hoarding kills techie in Chennai, Madras HC allows Tamil Nadu govt, Centre to install banners for Modi-Xi Jinping meet in city
India

Weeks after illegal hoarding kills techie in Chennai, Madras HC allows Tamil Nadu govt, Centre to install banners for Modi-Xi Jinping meet in city

The Madras High Court had earlier banned the erection of hoardings on roadsides and recently pulled up the government for not effectively implementing its order following the death of a woman techie.

Death of 23-year-old Chennai techie: Activists protest in Coimbatore against illegal hoardings, banners across Tamil Nadu
India

Death of 23-year-old Chennai techie: Activists protest in Coimbatore against illegal hoardings, banners across Tamil Nadu

Social activists on Monday staged a protest in Coimbatore against the non-removal of illegal hoarding and banners across the state and within collectorate campus.

'Sorry, have lost faith in you': Madras High Court slams Tamil Nadu govt after AIADMK's illegal hoarding kills 23-year-old techie
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'Sorry, have lost faith in you': Madras High Court slams Tamil Nadu govt after AIADMK's illegal hoarding kills 23-year-old techie

Madras High Court came down heavily on the Tamil Nadu government on Friday after a 23-year-old Chennai woman was killed in an accident after a large flex board fell on her.

Madras Day 2019: Twitterati celebrates Chennai's 380th birthday, express love and gratitude for city
India

Madras Day 2019: Twitterati celebrates Chennai's 380th birthday, express love and gratitude for city

To remove the colonial tag from the name, Madras was renamed as Chennai in 1996 but even to this day people associate nostalgic emotions with Madras. Chennaites are organizing week-long events and activities ranging from walks, exhibitions, quizzes etc., around the history and culture of this city.

Madras Day: From Elliot’s beach to Kapaleeswarar Temple, top attractions to visit on Chennai's 380th birthday
India

Madras Day: From Elliot’s beach to Kapaleeswarar Temple, top attractions to visit on Chennai's 380th birthday

Madras Day: More commonly known as Bessie, the Besant Nagar Beach or Elliot’s Beach is famous among youngsters. From small food joints selling the delicious spring potato to popular restaurants, Bessie has been the hangout spot since 20th century.

Madras Day 2019: One of India's oldest cities celebrates its 380th birthday; how it is celebrated, history, significance
India

Madras Day 2019: One of India's oldest cities celebrates its 380th birthday; how it is celebrated, history, significance

Madras Day started off as a small citizen initiative. Three citizens- historian S Muthiah, journalist Sashi Nair and publisher Vincent D’ became the first ones to come up with the idea to honour this day with a festival in 2004.

The Madras Art Movement is back in focus with a much-needed retrospective; but why was it sidelined for so long?
Life

The Madras Art Movement is back in focus with a much-needed retrospective; but why was it sidelined for so long?

The Madras Art Movement heralded a new paradigm in modern Indian art. Why has the story of Indian art history then not featured it quite as prominently as other art movements?

Madras HC approaches IIT-M professor for assistance on WhatsApp's traceability: Report
News & Analysis

Madras HC approaches IIT-M professor for assistance on WhatsApp's traceability: Report

IIT-M professor V Kamakoti also happens to be on the board of the National Security Advisory Board.

Predicting weather is hard: A brief history of the National Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecasting
science

Predicting weather is hard: A brief history of the National Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecasting

NCMWRF, founded in the 20th century, was among the first Indian institutions to acquire a supercomputer, in 1989.

Impossible to track sender of message due to encryption: WhatsApp tells Madras High Court
News & Analysis

Impossible to track sender of message due to encryption: WhatsApp tells Madras High Court

Except for WhatsApp all social media giants open to share data with government

Serial Chiller: Web series Auto Shankar, although engaging in parts, ultimately disappoints
Entertainment

Serial Chiller: Web series Auto Shankar, although engaging in parts, ultimately disappoints

There is no doubt that in the world of original web series in Tamil, Auto Shankar ups the ante. But for a form that one watches at home without the darkness of the cinema to suspend disbelief, Auto Shankar gives us a lot of time to fiddle with the phone or step away to make tea.

Murray and Co, Chennai's first Indian-owned auction house, moves with the times; seeks to set up online platform
Life

Murray and Co, Chennai's first Indian-owned auction house, moves with the times; seeks to set up online platform

Murray and Co was Chennai's first Indian-owned auction house, named after a British chief justice. It was established because the Madras High Court needed a place to auction land and other property from its legal proceedings

GATE 2019: IIT Madras to declare result on 16 March; check your score at appsgate.iitm.ac.in
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GATE 2019: IIT Madras to declare result on 16 March; check your score at appsgate.iitm.ac.in

Students who qualify GATE 2019 with a valid score will be able to apply for M.Tech admissions at IITs, NITs, IIITs, GFTIs and other institutes.

Jayalalithaa death case: No hurdle before Justice Arumugasamy Commission to continue inquiry, says Madras high court
Politics

Jayalalithaa death case: No hurdle before Justice Arumugasamy Commission to continue inquiry, says Madras high court

The Madras High Court made it clear on Friday that there is no impediment for the Justice A Arumugasamy Commission to continue its inquiry into the circumstances that led to the hospitalisation and subsequent death of former chief minister J Jayalalithaa