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MADRAS NEWS

'The Anglo-Indians of Madras' — tracing history, culture of the community in Chennai

August 30, 2019 10:37 am

The makers of the documentary entitled 'The Anglo Indians of Madras', aim to document the lives of the community in Chennai with a hope that members of the community in other parts of India will be inspired to document their history for their future generations.

Chennai, the Detroit of India turns, 380; residents celebrate with heritage walks and music

August 14, 2019 10:17 pm

From Madrasapattinam to Madras and now Chennai, the city has come a long way. This August 22nd, the Detroit of India will be celebrating its 380th birthday.

Chennai on my plate: Food that defines this south Indian city

October 04, 2018 4:34 pm

Often misrepresented for being one dimensional, Chennai has a spread of dishes that is unique to its foodscape or is now an essential part of it.

Hello Chennai, Happy Madras Day

August 22, 2018 2:18 pm

Madras turns 379 today. While Chennai is the official name associated to the city, it is perhaps for nostalgic reasons that the local Chennaites still call the celebration as 'Madras Day'

Madras HC imposes fine on state govt for delaying probe on illegal mining

October 29, 2014 9:36 am

Madras HC fine the Tamil Nadu state government for not implementing its order to appoint IAS officer U Sagayam.

'Madras', 'Jeeva to be hit by theatre shut down in Tamil Nadu

September 30, 2014 11:01 am

Tamil exhibitors have shut down theatres in solidarity with former Tamil Nadu chief minister J. Jayalalitha.

Madras due on September 26

September 26, 2014 1:01 am

Studio Green Films and K.E. Gnanavel Raja’s Tamil film titled Madras, starring Karthi and Catherine Tresa, in lead roles is scheduled for release worldwide on September 26

Have earned space in industry working with Karthi: Ranjith

June 24, 2014 1:10 pm

Director Ranjith says working with an established actor like Karthi in upcoming Tamil film "Madras" has created a space for him in filmdom.

Narendra Modi targets UPA govt over foreign policy,military modernisation

October 18, 2013 10:09 pm

Narendra Modi said no other country suffered due to terrorism like India in the recent past.

IPKF veteran to be felicitated; ‘will publish book on IAF role in Op Pawan’

October 13, 2013 3:26 am

Political espionage thriller Madras Cafe brought to the discussion table the role played by the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) in Sri Lanka.