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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) draft process: Ashwin to Dragons, Vijay to Kings, Karthik to Patriots...picked 19 players, except the Coimbatore franchise which chose 18. This, accord
Tamil Nadu Premier League (TNPL) draft process: Ashwin to Dragons, Vijay to Kings, Karthik to Patriots...
The Hindu / Posted 12 hours ago
picked 19 players, except the Coimbatore franchise which chose 18. This, according to its COO, was due to numerology! The Madurai franchise, owned by Kothari (Madras), announced that Michael Bevan has been appointed as coach. With the... Read more
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The Hindu
Tippler’s plea on inability to pay alimony rejected“Instead of spending money on liquor he could spend the money to pay maintenanc
Tippler’s plea on inability to pay alimony rejected
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
“Instead of spending money on liquor he could spend the money to pay maintenance," the Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court said. Senthamil Selvi (name changed) of Tirunelveli district obtained divorce on the ground that her husband was addicted... Read more
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The Economic Times
Lessors approach DGCA to get 3 Air Pegasus planes deregisteredto calls. The carrier, which was launched in April 2015, operates flights from
Lessors approach DGCA to get 3 Air Pegasus planes deregistered
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
to calls. The carrier, which was launched in April 2015, operates flights from Bengaluru to Chennai, Cuddapah, Hubli, Madurai, Mangalore, Puducherry, and Trivandrum in South India, as per latest data available with the DGCA. Recently, DGCA... Read more
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Business Standard India
Air Pegasus suspends ops for second day on the trotbreaches. The regulator, in its safety audit, had observed the pilots were viol
Air Pegasus suspends ops for second day on the trot
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
breaches. The regulator, in its safety audit, had observed the pilots were violating safety norms. Air Pegasus has three ATR-72 aircraft and flies to seven destinations - Hubli, Mangalore, Thiruvananthapuram, Kadapa, Chennai , Bengaluru and Madu... Read more
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The Hindu
Five Dhanush movies you shouldn't missone of Tamil cinema's gems, Aadukalam earned Dhanush the National Award for Bes
Five Dhanush movies you shouldn't miss
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
one of Tamil cinema's gems, Aadukalam earned Dhanush the National Award for Best Actor. The film which revolves around the Madurai's bloodsport of cock fights is a story of love, betrayal and drama. Dhanush scored with his superb intonations of a... Read more
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The Hindu
Shruti Parthasarathy's performance revealed her potentialShruti’s hardwork came through in the piece. The varnam, ‘Kolamayil Vahanane’
Shruti Parthasarathy's performance revealed her potential
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Shruti’s hardwork came through in the piece. The varnam, ‘Kolamayil Vahanane’ in Shanmukhapriya, composed by Madurai N. Krishnan, captured the essence. Shruti depicted the many moods of Muruga beautifully. She continued the recital... Read more
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The Hindu
Activists allege procedural violations in transfer of education loanstheir loan accounts. They also point out to the case of B. Rakesh, a hearing a
Activists allege procedural violations in transfer of education loans
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
their loan accounts. They also point out to the case of B. Rakesh, a hearing and speech impaired engineering student from Madurai, whose loan was sold to Reliance ARC even while he was studying due to a ‘technical error’ by SBI’s own... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Tamil Nadu: 8-old boy sexually assaulted, murdered by juvenilesAn eight-year-old boy was allegedly sexually assaulted and murdered by two juve
Tamil Nadu: 8-old boy sexually assaulted, murdered by juveniles
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 days ago
An eight-year-old boy was allegedly sexually assaulted and murdered by two juveniles in Madurai, police said on Wednesday. The two students, students of Class Xth, were detained on Tuesday night and booked under relevant provisions of the Protection... Read more
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New Kerala
Air Pegasus cancels all flights due to 'technical glitches' - newkerala.com #96690airline operates the 65-seater twin engine turboprop ATR-72 aircraft to Hubli a
Air Pegasus cancels all flights due to 'technical glitches' - newkerala.com #96690
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
airline operates the 65-seater twin engine turboprop ATR-72 aircraft to Hubli and Mangaluru in Karnataka, Chennai and Madurai in Tamil Nadu, Cochin and Trivandrum in Kerala and Panjim in Goa daily or thrice in a week. The spokesman, however,... Read more
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The Hindu
Deciphering history through coinsawareness on coin collection. He has never ventured out of his district though
Deciphering history through coins
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
awareness on coin collection. He has never ventured out of his district though requests for a visit to Chennai, Tiruchi and Madurai keep pouring in. “Unlike museums where visitors are not allowed to touch the coins, I allow people who come to see my... Read more
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The Hindu
One wet spell and roads get spoileda number of roads, which were laid by approved contractors, had already been ri
One wet spell and roads get spoiled
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
a number of roads, which were laid by approved contractors, had already been ripped off. DMK councillor and leader in the Madurai Corporation Council, M.L. Raj, said that the party had pinpointed the bad quality of roads then and appealed to the... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Jallikattu a tradition, so was child-marriage, SC says on plea to keep the sportin TN Jallikattu is a traditional sport in the Western districts of Tamil Nadu
Jallikattu a tradition, so was child-marriage, SC says on plea to keep the sport
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 4 days ago
in TN Jallikattu is a traditional sport in the Western districts of Tamil Nadu, specifically centred around the Madurai region. Held during Pongal, the celebration of Tamil new year, the sport differs from its more famous Spanish cousin... Read more
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The Hindu
Tribal women accuse forest officials of putting them through strip-searcharrested five persons, who went to Varushanadu forest office, to question their
Tribal women accuse forest officials of putting them through strip-search
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
arrested five persons, who went to Varushanadu forest office, to question their atrocity against women. “Now they are in Madurai prison,” said Dhanalakshmi, another tribal woman. Forest officials said that a section of tribal people threw stones... Read more
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The Economic Times
Angel investors cropping up in small cities to fund their new entrepreneurstheir new entrepreneurs. Chandigarh Angel Network, Swan Angel Network located i
Angel investors cropping up in small cities to fund their new entrepreneurs
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
their new entrepreneurs. Chandigarh Angel Network, Swan Angel Network located in Indore, and Native Angel Network based in Madurai are among regional angel groups that have come up over the last one year. "There are multiple informal groups in... Read more
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New Kerala
Odisha launches free pilgrimage scheme for senior citizens - newkerala.com #95614citizens in the state, an official said. The Chief Minister flagged off the fi
Odisha launches free pilgrimage scheme for senior citizens - newkerala.com #95614
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
citizens in the state, an official said. The Chief Minister flagged off the first pilgrimage train to Rameswaram and Madurai, carrying more than 1000 people from 10 southern Odisha districts on a nine-day tour to the religious sites in south... Read more
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The Hindu
Railways bet on joint ventureswill benefit and all of us will get revenue from this,” Mr. Prabhu said. The M
Railways bet on joint ventures
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
will benefit and all of us will get revenue from this,” Mr. Prabhu said. The Minister said the foundation stone for the Madurai–Kanniyakumari track doubling project had to be laid and requested the State government to join hands with the... Read more
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The Hindu
Corridors of PowerMinister M. Manikandan when Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu dedicated
Corridors of Power
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
Minister M. Manikandan when Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu dedicated the ‘First Green Train section’ between Manamadurai and Rameswaram via videoconferencing from Chennai. The Madurai division had made ready a plaque to be unveiled by Mr.... Read more
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dna
Bar Council of India suspends 126 Tamil Nadu lawyersAction Committee of various bar associations to stage a sit-in at the Madras Hi
Bar Council of India suspends 126 Tamil Nadu lawyers
dna / Posted 6 days ago
Action Committee of various bar associations to stage a sit-in at the Madras High Court in Chennai, High Court bench in Madurai and subordinate courts on July 25, protesting the recently amended rules to Advocates Act. The JAC had said they... Read more
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The Economic Times
No action against lawyers till deliberations completed: High Courtby the Joint Action Committee of various bar associations to gherao the Madras
No action against lawyers till deliberations completed: High Court
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
by the Joint Action Committee of various bar associations to gherao the Madras High Court here, High Court bench in Madurai and subordinate courts on July 25 protesting the recently amended rules to Advocates Act. "No action will be... Read more
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New Kerala
Turmeric compound may treat colon cancer - newkerala.com #94476and then treated with silymarin, the cells underwent a high amount of cell deat
Turmeric compound may treat colon cancer - newkerala.com #94476
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
and then treated with silymarin, the cells underwent a high amount of cell death," Ezekiel said. Ezekiel, an alumnus of Madurai Kamaraj University in Tamil Nadu, sees promise in using the phytochemicals to help prevent colon cancer, but noted... Read more
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Business Standard India
Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' releases, sends fans into frenzyyear Engineering student who watched the first show at Rakki cinemas, told IANS
Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' releases, sends fans into frenzy
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
year Engineering student who watched the first show at Rakki cinemas, told IANS. In other parts of Tamil Nadu such as Madurai, the first show of "Kabali" started around 3 AM, In the opening weekend in the city, the film reportedly will have... Read more
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New Kerala
Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' releases, sends fans into frenzy - newkerala.com #93859year Engineering student who watched the first show at Rakki cinemas, told IANS
Rajinikanth's 'Kabali' releases, sends fans into frenzy - newkerala.com #93859
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
year Engineering student who watched the first show at Rakki cinemas, told IANS. In other parts of Tamil Nadu such as Madurai, the first show of "Kabali" started around 3 a.m. In the opening weekend in the city, the film reportedly will have... Read more
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The Hindu
Cashing in on the crazeafter films like Linga and Kochadaiyaan,” says Karthikeyan, who owns 17 theatre
Cashing in on the craze
The Hindu / Posted 9 days ago
after films like Linga and Kochadaiyaan,” says Karthikeyan, who owns 17 theatres including the Mani Impala Multiplex in Madurai, Sivagangai, Dindigul, Theni and Virudhunagar districts. Be it Billa or Batcha, most of his gangster movies are... Read more
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Daily News
Mihin Lanka to wind up this yearHashim said. Mihin Lanka’s destination network includes Dhaka in Bangladesh, Ja
Mihin Lanka to wind up this year
Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
Hashim said. Mihin Lanka’s destination network includes Dhaka in Bangladesh, Jakarta and Medan in Indonesia as well as Madurai, Kolkata, Gaya and Varanasi in India. The airline also flies to Sharjah and Bahrain in the Middle East, as well as... Read more
9d
The Economic Times
Ford Motor Company setting up R&D Centre in Tamil Naduincluding Ramanathapuram and Pudukottai for promoting industrial growth. SIPCO
Ford Motor Company setting up R&D Centre in Tamil Nadu
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
including Ramanathapuram and Pudukottai for promoting industrial growth. SIPCOT has also initiated action for implementing Madurai-Thoothukudi Industrial Corridor (MTIC) Project by forming a Special Purpose Vehicle and it has expedited the land... Read more
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Business Standard India
Ford Motor Company setting up R&D Centre in Tamil Naduincluding Ramanathapuram and Pudukottai for promoting industrial growth. SIPCO
Ford Motor Company setting up R&D Centre in Tamil Nadu
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
including Ramanathapuram and Pudukottai for promoting industrial growth. SIPCOT has also initiated action for implementing Madurai-Thoothukudi Industrial Corridor (MTIC) Project by forming a Special Purpose Vehicle and it has expedited the land... Read more
9d
Business Standard India
Tamil Nadu govt revises revenue, fiscal deficit estimations upwardsmaterialised so far. State Industries Promotion Corporation of Tamil Nadu (SIP
Tamil Nadu govt revises revenue, fiscal deficit estimations upwards
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
materialised so far. State Industries Promotion Corporation of Tamil Nadu (SIPCOT) has set up a Special Purpose Vehicle Madurai-Thoothukudi Industrial Corridor Development Corporation Ltd and expedited land acquisition process for the industrial... Read more
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The Hindu
Medico’s death: Batchmatessuspect professional handthe matter and alleged that there was foul play behind the death. L. Subramani
Medico’s death: Batchmatessuspect professional hand
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
the matter and alleged that there was foul play behind the death. L. Subramaniyan, who was a classmate of Saravanan at Madurai Medical College, told The Hindu that they were planning to take this up legally. “We suspect that someone did this... Read more
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Business Standard India
Coimbatore-based Air Carnival commences operationsIt plans to keep the tariff at Rs 999 for the first three months. On the first
Coimbatore-based Air Carnival commences operations
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
It plans to keep the tariff at Rs 999 for the first three months. On the first day, its flight route is Coimbatore-Chennai-Madurai-Chennai-Coimbatore. The airline will have daily service for 10 sectors including 3 daily flights from Chennai to... Read more
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The Hindu
Rail safety takes a knock with ‘fractures’there in many stations between signals. The risk of cracks is more in the mid s
Rail safety takes a knock with ‘fractures’
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
there in many stations between signals. The risk of cracks is more in the mid sections and less important routes like the Madurai-Sengottai route where very few trains are operated. But the patrol man, Permanent Way Inspectors and other staff... Read more
14d
dna
Check: UPSC releases notification regarding CDS II examinationKochi, Shimla, Chennai, Kohima, Srinagar, Cuttack, Kohima, Srinagar, Kolkata, T
Check: UPSC releases notification regarding CDS II examination
dna / Posted 14 days ago
Kochi, Shimla, Chennai, Kohima, Srinagar, Cuttack, Kohima, Srinagar, Kolkata, Thiruvananthapuram, Dehradun, Lucknow, Delhi, Madurai, Tirupati, Dharwar, Mumbai, Udaipur, Dispur, Nagpur, Vishakhapatnam Steps to check the UPSC CDS II exam notification... Read more
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The Hindu
Subtitilist Rekhs tells us how Kabali was a tricky exerciseis a large population of second-generation NRIs who love to watch a Tamil film,
Subtitilist Rekhs tells us how Kabali was a tricky exercise
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
is a large population of second-generation NRIs who love to watch a Tamil film, even if they aren’t fluent in the language. Madurai or Tirunelveli dialects are also quite difficult for them to comprehend. In countries like South Africa, non-English... Read more
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The Hindu
Expecting wife to earn is against Hindu philosophy: Madras High Court benchsince their salaries keep rising year after year apart from revision of Dearnes
Expecting wife to earn is against Hindu philosophy: Madras High Court bench
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
since their salaries keep rising year after year apart from revision of Dearness Allowance once in six months. “Now in Madurai, Rs. 5,000 per month will not be a fabulous amount for a woman and a child to meet their expenses towards a roof,... Read more
16d
The Hindu
Curtain call for TN's last Touring TalkiesLakshmi Theatre of Madurai, the last of the touring talkies in the State, will
Curtain call for TN's last Touring Talkies
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
Lakshmi Theatre of Madurai, the last of the touring talkies in the State, will soon see the final show of a journey that spans nearly half a century. T. SARAVANAN reports “Kavalai ethum enakku illai pangu, pangu…,” the song from the flick Rajini... Read more
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The Hindu
Advocating a free mindother!” Trained by a disciple of the incomparable Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavat
Advocating a free mind
The Hindu / Posted 16 days ago
other!” Trained by a disciple of the incomparable Chembai Vaidyanatha Bhagavathar, and completing a “gurukulavasam” with Madurai Seshagopalan, Neyveli is a master of both vocal music and the veena. He was competent to give his first public... Read more
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Business Standard India
Coimbatore-based LCC Air Carnival to start flying from July 18officer, Air Carnival, told Business Standard that the airline said first fligh
Coimbatore-based LCC Air Carnival to start flying from July 18
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
officer, Air Carnival, told Business Standard that the airline said first flight will be on the Coimbatore-Chennai-Madurai sectors. While it kept Re 1 as fare for the first flight, for the first three months it kept the tariff as Rs... Read more
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The Hindu
'Expecting wife to earn is against Hindu philosophy'since their salaries keep rising year after year apart from revision of Dearnes
'Expecting wife to earn is against Hindu philosophy'
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
since their salaries keep rising year after year apart from revision of Dearness Allowance once in six months. “Now in Madurai, Rs. 5,000 per month will not be a fabulous amount for a woman and a child to meet their expenses towards a roof,... Read more
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The Hindu
Protest over murder of Dalit youth who helped loverswho were rehabilitated in Sakkimangalam, following an eviction a couple of year
Protest over murder of Dalit youth who helped lovers
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
who were rehabilitated in Sakkimangalam, following an eviction a couple of years ago. The Revenue Divisional Officer (Madurai), Senthilkumari, and Additional Superintendent of Police, Karthikeyan, tried to pacify the agitators. However, they... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
I am a workaholic, says Ruhi Singhtechniques. My producer Thiru and director Taj were very helpful on the sets,”
I am a workaholic, says Ruhi Singh
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
techniques. My producer Thiru and director Taj were very helpful on the sets,” she added. Bongu is a travel-based film and a film that will wow car lovers. The film, which was shot in Madurai, Chennai, and Ahmedabad, will be wrapped up in two... Read more
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The Hindu
Breathing life into stringswere the only shop and sometimes we’ll customers knocking on our doors at midni
Breathing life into strings
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
were the only shop and sometimes we’ll customers knocking on our doors at midnight all the way from Mysore or Mangalore or Madurai. But now a lot of shops have come up since there is so much business in this field so it has become competitive... Read more
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The Hindu
Railway GMs now have to meet tough monthly targetselectrification has been a long-pending demand of passengers. While the work i
Railway GMs now have to meet tough monthly targets
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
electrification has been a long-pending demand of passengers. While the work is nearing completion between Chennai and Madurai, doubling works along Madurai-Virudhunagar-Vanchi Maniyachi/Tuticorin-Tirunelveli-Nagercoil are expected to be... Read more
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The Hindu
Air Carnival to start flying from July 18air operator’s permit last week, will initially fly daily to and from three Tam
Air Carnival to start flying from July 18
The Hindu / Posted 19 days ago
air operator’s permit last week, will initially fly daily to and from three Tamil Nadu airports at Coimbatore, Chennai and Madurai beginning July 18. “We got a regional scheduled operation permit from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation... Read more
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The Hindu
Weeks after partial closure, TASMAC sales dip a tad‘In places like Chennai, there are plenty of access points. This is not the cas
Weeks after partial closure, TASMAC sales dip a tad
The Hindu / Posted 22 days ago
‘In places like Chennai, there are plenty of access points. This is not the case in places like Madurai’. A reduction in revenues of about Rs. 3.28 crore per day has been recorded about three weeks after TASMAC pulled down the shutters of 500 of its... Read more
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New Kerala
National workshop on cleaning up 100 iconic places in India - newkerala.com #87538temple, Golden Temple in Amritsar, Manikarnika Ghat in Varanasi, Ajmer Sharif D
National workshop on cleaning up 100 iconic places in India - newkerala.com #87538
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
temple, Golden Temple in Amritsar, Manikarnika Ghat in Varanasi, Ajmer Sharif Dargah in Rajasthan, Meenakshi temple in Madurai and the Kamakhya temple in Assam. PSUs such as Nalco and Hindustan Zinc have agreed to support the work in the... Read more
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The Hindu
Film review of Adra Machan Visilu: Exhausted fansone, delivering punch lines like “Arisi aracha maavu, Power moracha saavu.” It’
Film review of Adra Machan Visilu: Exhausted fans
The Hindu / Posted 23 days ago
one, delivering punch lines like “Arisi aracha maavu, Power moracha saavu.” It’s infectious. The house of his No. 1 fan in Madurai, Sekar (Shiva), is thus described: “Kadhava therandha sevuru, Sevutha suthi Poweru.” There’s a ton of comedy to be... Read more
24d
asianage
Tamil Nadu gypsies allege cop tortureonly because the police could not find the true perpetrators, said Henri Tiphan
Tamil Nadu gypsies allege cop torture
asianage / Posted 24 days ago
only because the police could not find the true perpetrators, said Henri Tiphange, executive director of People Watch, Madurai. The women were reported to have been sexually abused by the police in front of their kin to force the men to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Bombay, Madras high courts to undergo name changeunder it altered names accordingly. The Madras High Court, which came into bei
Bombay, Madras high courts to undergo name change
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
under it altered names accordingly. The Madras High Court, which came into being around the same time, has one bench in Madurai. Besides demands from Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu governments, various organisations, too, have been pressing for... Read more
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asianage
Orissa More CBI raids in chit fund scamfirm Sastra Enterprises in nine places across the country, including Orissa. T
Orissa More CBI raids in chit fund scam
asianage / Posted 25 days ago
firm Sastra Enterprises in nine places across the country, including Orissa. The CBI conducted raids in Chennai, Madurai and Tripura, as well as Bhubaneswar, Baripada, and Bhadrak in Orissa. Sources revealed the CBI has seized several... Read more
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asianage
Madras High Court tells school to pay Rs 7 lakh relief to girlthe then district elementary education officer for deliberately making a false
Madras High Court tells school to pay Rs 7 lakh relief to girl
asianage / Posted 25 days ago
the then district elementary education officer for deliberately making a false statement to help the school management, the Madurai bench of the Madras high court directed a private school in Tirunelveli to pay a compensation of Rs 7 lakh to a minor... Read more
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Business Standard India
High courts of Bombay, Madras to undergo change in namesunder it altered names accordingly. The Madras High Court, which came into bei
High courts of Bombay, Madras to undergo change in names
Business Standard India / Posted 25 days ago
under it altered names accordingly. The Madras High Court, which came into being around the same time, has one bench in Madurai. Besides demands from Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu governments, various organisations too have been pressing for... Read more
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