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May 27, 2018
UK foreign office destroys 195 files, including documents on India-Sri Lanka relations during LTTE-led civil warAround 195 files, including documents relating to relations between India and Sri Lanka at the peak of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) led civil war, have been destroyed by the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO).
Jul 22, 2017
Madras HC rules against Puducherry private college for flouting court order in admission rowMadras High Court has flayed the authorities of a private medical college for flouting its order on the admission of a candidate to a medical course
Jul 04, 2017
Madras High Court declines to pass order on plea against use of Jayalalithaa photoChennai: The Madras High Court Tuesday sought the Tamil Nadu government's stand on a plea to ban the use of late chief minister J Jayalalithaa's photograph in government advertisements because she had been convicted in a corruption case.
Jul 03, 2017
SC stays Madras High Court's order waiving crop loans for Tamil Nadu farmersThe Supreme Court has stayed the Madras High Court's order on waiving off loans for farmers in Tamil Nadu
Jun 05, 2017
Ban on cattle sale for slaughter: Madras High Court adjourns plea challenging Centre's orderThe Madras High Court on Monday adjourned till 7 June another PIL filed challenging the Centre's recent notification banning the sale and purchase of cattle from animal markets, for slaughter.
Oct 21, 2016
IIT Madras will set up Automotive research centre in partnership with German instituteThe Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) - Madras will set up an Applied Centre for Advanced Automotive Research Centre in partnership with Fraunhofer Gesellschaft of Germany on its campus here, the premier institute said on Thursday.
Aug 27, 2016
Is Chennai secretly cool because it lives up to a certain pretentious yardstick, or has it always been so?Is Chennai cool? There’s a gentle breeze blowing right now, but it’s been simmering for the last few days.
Jul 01, 2016
Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalitha protests AP increasing dam level, wants original heightStrongly protesting the increase in height of a check dam across the inter-state Palar river from five to 12 feet, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday urged her Andhra Pradesh counterpart N Chandrababu Naidu to cut down the reservoir's level to its original position.
Apr 26, 2016
Madras HC directs TN govt to include Thirukkural in class 6 - 12 curriculumObserving that moral values are more important than other values, the Madras High Court on Tuesday directed the state government to take appropriate action on inclusion of 108 chapters of Tamil treatise Thirukkural in the curriculum of class VI-XII from next academic year.
Apr 17, 2016
The Aakar Patel column: Gurgaon turns to Gurugram, but a new name doesn’t make a city betterThe BJP has changed another name, turning Gurgaon into Gurugram. The RSS has been using the name Gurugram for a long time and the government has followed its lead