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The Hindu
Masons, music and Madrasitself had taken root here in 1752 when the Lodge Madras in the East Indies was
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
itself had taken root here in 1752 when the Lodge Madras in the East Indies was founded, with its meeting room being in Fort St George. The oldest Lodge in existence in South India today is Perfect Unanimity (PU), warranted in 1787. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
What sets Tamil Nadu apart financially despite weak political leadershipgroups now careen and clash. The state has a history of stable financial manage
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
groups now careen and clash. The state has a history of stable financial management, irrespective of who comes to power at Fort St George. The same cannot be said of, say, Uttar Pradesh where the best of governments have at times committed... Read more
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The Hindu
1947: A Madras storydate. One that changed the lives of billions living and those yet to be born. B
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
date. One that changed the lives of billions living and those yet to be born. But what was Madras like during the historic year of 1947? And what did everyday life look like? The famine of 1946 still scarred the city. Luckily the... Read more
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asianage
Only surviving vintage national flag hoisted in 1947 still flies high at Fort St GeorgeChennai: The only surviving vintage national flag in India, hoisted at Fort St
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
Chennai: The only surviving vintage national flag in India, hoisted at Fort St George in Chennai on the first Independence Day on August 15, 1947, is being conserved by the Archaeological Survey of India through multi-pronged efforts. The flag,... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tricolour hoisted in 1947 at Chennai’s Fort St George still survivingThe only surviving vintage national flag in India, hoisted at Fort St George in
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
The only surviving vintage national flag in India, hoisted at Fort St George in Chennai on the first Independence Day on August 15, 1947, is being conserved by the Archaeological Survey of India through multi-pronged efforts. The flag, which has... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tricolour hoisted in 1947 at Fort St George still flying highhas been in the ASI's 'reserve collection' for decades was for the first time p
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
has been in the ASI's 'reserve collection' for decades was for the first time put on public display at the Fort Museum in Fort St George complex here on January 26, 2013. Conserving the flag, however, is not an easy task. Placed in an air tight... Read more
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The Hindu
Tricolour hoisted in 1947 at Fort St George still flying highhas been in the ASI’s ‘reserve collection’ for decades, was for the first time
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
has been in the ASI’s ‘reserve collection’ for decades, was for the first time put on public display at the Fort Museum in Fort St George complex here on January 26, 2013. Conserving the flag, however, is not an easy task. Placed in an air tight... Read more
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The Hindu
Looking back with nostalgia: Chennai in the 40swas suspect. People were terrified. One of the first things the Government had
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
was suspect. People were terrified. One of the first things the Government had to stop was the 4 pm gun that was fired from Fort St George everyday for people to set their clocks.” It wasn’t all bad for business though. Spencer’s began selling a... Read more
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New Kerala
Kargil Vijaya Diwas: 12 war memorials to visit in India - newkerala news #257595By Pallavi Aman Singh, New Delhi , Jul 26 : From the First Indo-Pak war in 1947
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
By Pallavi Aman Singh, New Delhi , Jul 26 : From the First Indo-Pak war in 1947, Operation Polo in 1948, Sino-Indian war in 1962 to Third Indo-Pak war in 1971 and Siachen War in 1984, India has been ravaged by war many times over, but it was the... Read more
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