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The Hindu
A survivor, he still has lot of fight left in him‘Sattur’ Ramachandran has had eventful stints in both the AIADMK and the DMK H
A survivor, he still has lot of fight left in him
The Hindu / Posted an hour ago
‘Sattur’ Ramachandran has had eventful stints in both the AIADMK and the DMK He was a member of M.G. Ramachandran’s cabinet and a dependable lieutenant to current Chief Minister Jayalalithaa before switching camps and becoming a close confidant of... Read more
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dna
Rio 2016: Read full text of Sachin Tendulkar's letter accepting his role as goodwill ambassadorof other goodwill ambassadors will take Indian sport forward," he added. Check
Rio 2016: Read full text of Sachin Tendulkar's letter accepting his role as goodwill ambassador
dna / Posted 12 hours ago
of other goodwill ambassadors will take Indian sport forward," he added. Check out his open letter: Dear Mr Mehta & Mr Ramachandran, Thank you for the letter dated April 28, 2016 regarding the upcoming Olympic Games at Rio De Janeiro. I have... Read more
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MacDailyNews
Hulu could beat Apple to market with cable-style Internet TV service – MacDailyNewswould make the company a competitor to traditional pay-TV providers and other n
Hulu could beat Apple to market with cable-style Internet TV service – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted yesterday
would make the company a competitor to traditional pay-TV providers and other new digital entrants,” Joe Flint and Shalini Ramachandran report for The Wall Street Journal. “The company hopes to launch the new cable TV-style online service in the... Read more
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The Hindu
Pudhucherry Assembly polls: Tweaking the narrative in an enclave with a mind of its ownDesai, known for his staunch views on temperance, was Prime Minister, the gover
Pudhucherry Assembly polls: Tweaking the narrative in an enclave with a mind of its own
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
Desai, known for his staunch views on temperance, was Prime Minister, the government run by the AIADMK, headed by M.G. Ramachandran, clamped prohibition in the Union Territory. The public outcry and widespread protests that followed culminated... Read more
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The Hindu
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls: Congress’s splitsville in T.N.the Congress(O), led by G.K. Moopanar, jumped ship. The task of keeping the Con
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls: Congress’s splitsville in T.N.
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
the Congress(O), led by G.K. Moopanar, jumped ship. The task of keeping the Congress(O) alive was left to senior leader P. Ramachandran. However, he could not sustain long despite staking claim to the legacy of Mr. Kamaraj (he even used Mr.... Read more
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The Hindu
In Kerala village, MGR’s childhood home in ruinsit is in a neglected state While the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam
In Kerala village, MGR’s childhood home in ruins
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
it is in a neglected state While the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) continues to invoke M.G. Ramachandran’s popularity to boost its prospects every elections, the ancestral home of his mother in this village in Kerala,... Read more
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The Hindu
TN Assembly elections: Venue of swearing-in ceremony for new govt.by convention and shifted the ceremonies out of the Raj Bhavan. When elected t
TN Assembly elections: Venue of swearing-in ceremony for new govt.
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
by convention and shifted the ceremonies out of the Raj Bhavan. When elected to power in 1977, AIADMK founder M.G. Ramachandran took oath at Rajaji Hall. “He even went one step further and took a pledge along with his cabinet colleagues in... Read more
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The Hindu
Wide Angle story by Hari Narayan on Shooting the starsTheodore Baskaran feels there will be no audience for films on S.S. Vasan or K.
Wide Angle story by Hari Narayan on Shooting the stars
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
Theodore Baskaran feels there will be no audience for films on S.S. Vasan or K. Balachandar. How about films on an M.G. Ramachandran or a Sivaji Ganeshan, whose careers were part of a cinematic wave that moulded reel-life idols into real-life... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Receives Additional U.S.$30 Million to Support Malaria Interventionsthe donor community to Sudan, as the world celebrates the Malaria Day under the
Govt Receives Additional U.S.$30 Million to Support Malaria Interventions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
the donor community to Sudan, as the world celebrates the Malaria Day under the theme End Malaria for Good", said Selva Ramachandran, Country Director for the UNDP. "The ten years of partnership between the Ministry of Health, the UNDP, and the... Read more
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The Hindu
Hobbled by age, voting has become an arduous task for the elderlyfarmhand from Natham in Dindigul district, went to the polling booth. Her last
Hobbled by age, voting has become an arduous task for the elderly
The Hindu / Posted 4 days ago
farmhand from Natham in Dindigul district, went to the polling booth. Her last vote went to former Chief Minister M.G. Ramachandran, who passed away in 1987. “After that I lost interest in elections and stopped casting my vote,” she says. The... Read more
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The Hindu
What happens when coral reefs bleach away?are home to over 25 % of marine life, are on the verge of turning into skeleton
What happens when coral reefs bleach away?
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
are home to over 25 % of marine life, are on the verge of turning into skeletons. Produced by: Charumathi Raman Graphics: Ramakrishnan M and Eunice Dhivya Research: Madhav Tipu Ramachandran and Charumathi Raman Original music: Mihir Bal... Read more
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The Hindu
What happens when coral reefs bleach away?which are home to over 25 % of marine life, are on the verge of turning into sk
What happens when coral reefs bleach away?
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
which are home to over 25 % of marine life, are on the verge of turning into skeletons. Produced: Charumathi Raman Graphics: Ramakrishnan M and Eunice Dhivya Research: Madhav Tipu Ramachandran and Charumathi Raman Original music: Mihir Balant... Read more
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The Hindu
Dance and music festival at Kottakkal Viswambhara Templeartistes came good in their roles. However the pick of the Kathakali performanc
Dance and music festival at Kottakkal Viswambhara Temple
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
artistes came good in their roles. However the pick of the Kathakali performances was ‘Balivadham’, which had Kalamandalam Ramachandran Unnithan as Bali and Kottakkal Devadas as Sugreevan. The duo worked in sync, bringing the tale alive. Devadas... Read more
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New Kerala
Essilor India achieves 20 percent sales growth in FY16 - newkerala.com #55713in 2015-16 and expect to maintain the same rate in the current fiscal," said Es
Essilor India achieves 20 percent sales growth in FY16 - newkerala.com #55713
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
in 2015-16 and expect to maintain the same rate in the current fiscal," said Essilor India's group chief operating officer Ramachandran P. The French ophthalmic lens maker manufactures plastic lenses only. "India is among the fastest growing... Read more
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The Hindu
It’s not all water under the bridge2006, winning every time. While the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam di
It’s not all water under the bridge
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
2006, winning every time. While the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam did not lose an Assembly election under M.G. Ramachandran, the party could never convincingly sweep Chennai. The DMK registered its first significant victory in the... Read more
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The Financial Express
V S Achuthanandan at his sarcastic best against Narendra Moditranslation of a 1973 Tamil blockbuster film ‘Ulagam Sutrum Valiban’, starring
V S Achuthanandan at his sarcastic best against Narendra Modi
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
translation of a 1973 Tamil blockbuster film ‘Ulagam Sutrum Valiban’, starring yesteryears matinee idol ‘MGR’ (M G Ramachandran). Accusing the Modi government of taking action against university students who raise their voices against its... Read more
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Market Watch
Comcast beats profit and sales expectationsat the theme parks segment, however, grew 58% to $1 billion, thanks to the incl
Comcast beats profit and sales expectations
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
at the theme parks segment, however, grew 58% to $1 billion, thanks to the inclusion of Universal Studios Japan, which Comcast bought control of last September. Write to Shalini Ramachandran at shalini.ramachandran@wsj.com More from Mar... Read more
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Market Watch
Comcast profit beats as cord-cutting slowsat the theme parks segment, however, grew 58% to $1 billion, thanks to the incl
Comcast profit beats as cord-cutting slows
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
at the theme parks segment, however, grew 58% to $1 billion, thanks to the inclusion of Universal Studios Japan, which Comcast bought control of last September. Write to Shalini Ramachandran at shalini.ramachandran@wsj.com More from Mar... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Is menstruation associated with women’s purity: SC asks Sabarimala boardof a particular age group not allowed. The arguments remained inconclusive and
Is menstruation associated with women’s purity: SC asks Sabarimala board
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
of a particular age group not allowed. The arguments remained inconclusive and will resume on May 2. Senior advocate Raju Ramachandran, assisting the court in the case, strongly opposed the tradition. He argued that it was a derogatory practice to... Read more
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The Hindu
Chief Minister Jayalalithaa’s assets worth Rs. 113.72 crore(Ambasamudram), former whip R. Sakkarapani (Oddanchatram) and former Ministers
Chief Minister Jayalalithaa’s assets worth Rs. 113.72 crore
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
(Ambasamudram), former whip R. Sakkarapani (Oddanchatram) and former Ministers Poongothai Aladi Aruna (Alangulam), KKSSR Ramachandran (Aruppukkottai), K.R. Periakaruppan (Tiruppattur), K.N. Nehru (Tiruchirappalli West), K. Ponmudy (Tirukkoyilur)... Read more
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dna
Sabarimala row: How is mensturation linked to purety, asks Supreme Courtobserved. It had said it would test the "so-called" custom under the provisions
Sabarimala row: How is mensturation linked to purety, asks Supreme Court
dna / Posted 8 days ago
observed. It had said it would test the "so-called" custom under the provisions of the Constitution. Senior advocate Raju Ramachandran, who is assisting the court as an amicus curiae, had said "The practice, which keeps women away and prevents... Read more
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The Hindu
Second part of Budget session in Parliamentreview, Parliament should decide limit of the court's "running commentary": BJP
Second part of Budget session in Parliament
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
review, Parliament should decide limit of the court's "running commentary": BJP MP 12:02 pm: INC member Mullappally Ramachandran raises the drought issue in Lok Sabha. He says Kerala is facing acute shortage of water and rivers are drying up... Read more
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dna
UK speaker lauds Indian Diaspora's contribution to BritainVidhya Bhavan here Dr N Nandakumara, rights activist and writer Zerbanoo Giffor
UK speaker lauds Indian Diaspora's contribution to Britain
dna / Posted 9 days ago
Vidhya Bhavan here Dr N Nandakumara, rights activist and writer Zerbanoo Gifford and CEO, MD of Bristol Laboratories T Ramachandran, BBC's former sports editor Mihir Bose and NRI entrepreneur Rami Ranger. The Pranam awards, instituted by the... Read more
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The Economic Times
UK speaker lauds Indian Diaspora's contribution to BritainVidhya Bhavan here Dr N Nandakumara, rights activist and writer Zerbanoo Giffor
UK speaker lauds Indian Diaspora's contribution to Britain
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
Vidhya Bhavan here Dr N Nandakumara, rights activist and writer Zerbanoo Gifford and CEO, MD of Bristol Laboratories T Ramachandran, BBC's former sports editor Mihir Bose and NRI entrepreneur Rami Ranger. The Pranam awards, instituted by the... Read more
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New Kerala
British speaker honours Indian icons in London - newkerala.com #53731Bharatiya Vidhya Bhavan Executive Director Mattur N. Nandakumara, rights activi
British speaker honours Indian icons in London - newkerala.com #53731
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Bharatiya Vidhya Bhavan Executive Director Mattur N. Nandakumara, rights activist and writer Zerbanoo Gifford, and T. Ramachandran, CEO and MD of Bristol Laboratories. The event, held at Bharatiya Vidhya Bhavan, was attended by several... Read more
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The Economic Times
Police are increasingly relying on CCTV footage to solve crimesscheme. "Cameras are a fact of life around the world, there's no going back for
Police are increasingly relying on CCTV footage to solve crimes
The Economic Times / Posted 9 days ago
scheme. "Cameras are a fact of life around the world, there's no going back for the police or for anyone else," says N Ramachandran, a former IPS officer, now president of the Indian Police Academy think-tank. Whether London, Boston or... Read more
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Business Standard India
T V Ramachandran: Satellite communications can drive the broadband revolutionLiberalising regulations on satcom technology could attract billions of dollars
T V Ramachandran: Satellite communications can drive the broadband revolution
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
Liberalising regulations on satcom technology could attract billions of dollars in foreign investmentLiberalising regulations on satcom technology could attract billions of... Read more
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dna
Indian Olympians provided life insurance cover of Rs 1 croreits dream of giving more funds to the NSFs and the athletes so that they can wi
Indian Olympians provided life insurance cover of Rs 1 crore
dna / Posted 10 days ago
its dream of giving more funds to the NSFs and the athletes so that they can win more medals in the Olympics," IOA President N Ramachandran said. IOA's official marketing agency IOS Sports and Entertainment helped it in finding the official partne... Read more
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New Kerala
Edelweiss Group named as India's principal sponsor for Rio Olympics - newkerala.com #53512high performance, which are also the qualities that we value at Edelweiss." he
Edelweiss Group named as India's principal sponsor for Rio Olympics - newkerala.com #53512
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
high performance, which are also the qualities that we value at Edelweiss." he added. Commenting on the announcement N Ramachandran, President Indian Olympic Association said "We welcome Salman Khan as the Brand Ambassador of the Indian... Read more
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The Economic Times
Salman Khan named goodwill ambassador of India's Olympic contingentand cheer for them so that Rio 2016 becomes our best Olympic tally." Commentin
Salman Khan named goodwill ambassador of India's Olympic contingent
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
and cheer for them so that Rio 2016 becomes our best Olympic tally." Commenting on the announcement IOA President N Ramachandran said, "His association will not only attract sports lovers but also help motivate the players to do well in the... Read more
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The Hindu
Salman Khan named goodwill ambassador of India’s Olympic contingentand cheer for them so that Rio 2016 becomes our best Olympic tally.” Commentin
Salman Khan named goodwill ambassador of India’s Olympic contingent
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
and cheer for them so that Rio 2016 becomes our best Olympic tally.” Commenting on the announcement IOA President N. Ramachandran said, “His association will not only attract sports lovers but also help motivate the players to do well in the... Read more
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New Kerala
Salman to be India's goodwill ambassador at Rio Olympics - newkerala.com #53471the players to do well in the Olympics. We are sure our association with Salman
Salman to be India's goodwill ambassador at Rio Olympics - newkerala.com #53471
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
the players to do well in the Olympics. We are sure our association with Salman Khan will go a long way," IOA president N. Ramachandran said in a statement. This is the first time that a Bollywood superstar will be a goodwill ambassador for the... Read more
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The Hindu
Kushboo not in frayVishnu Prasad, the son of former TNCC president M. Krishnaswamy, for Cheyyar; N
Kushboo not in fray
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
Vishnu Prasad, the son of former TNCC president M. Krishnaswamy, for Cheyyar; Nasey R. Rajesh, son of senior leader Nasey Ramachandran, for Maduravoyal; K. Selvaperunthagai, the TNCC Scheduled Caste wing leader, for Sriperumbudur; and former MLA... Read more
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The Hindu
The price of populism in Tamil Naduthe past. From the very beginning, the AIADMK, under the leadership of popular
The price of populism in Tamil Nadu
The Hindu / Posted 11 days ago
the past. From the very beginning, the AIADMK, under the leadership of popular actor and long-serving Chief Minister M.G. Ramachandran, used benevolent patronage and a pro-poor posturing as its calling card. The AIADMK has retained patronage — a... Read more
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asianage
DMK protest over nominee: Chappals hurled at A Rajameet, the internal feud in the Nilgiris unit of the DMK hit a new high in the w
DMK protest over nominee: Chappals hurled at A Raja
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
meet, the internal feud in the Nilgiris unit of the DMK hit a new high in the wake of denial of party ticket to K. Ramachandran, the incumbent MLA from Coonoor. The cadres’ unruly behaviour came as a shock for Mr Raja, known to be close to... Read more
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asianage
DMK protest over nominee Chappals hurled at A Rajameet, the internal feud in the Nilgiris unit of the DMK hit a new high in the w
DMK protest over nominee Chappals hurled at A Raja
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
meet, the internal feud in the Nilgiris unit of the DMK hit a new high in the wake of denial of party ticket to K. Ramachandran, the incumbent MLA from Coonoor. The cadres’ unruly behaviour came as a shock for Mr Raja, known to be close to... Read more
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New Kerala
Vistara partners TCS for IT services - newkerala.com #53218now see greater synergies as the expanded partnership," said its CEO Phee Teik
Vistara partners TCS for IT services - newkerala.com #53218
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
now see greater synergies as the expanded partnership," said its CEO Phee Teik Yeoh.A TCS president (Asia Pacific) Girish Ramachandran said that the strategic partnership provided an opportunity to develop the next-generation of innovative digital... Read more
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New Kerala
Kapil Dev's NGO celebrates father-daughter bond - newkerala.com #53085photographers include Dabboo Ratnani, Jatin Kampani, Suresh Natrajan, Rafique S
Kapil Dev's NGO celebrates father-daughter bond - newkerala.com #53085
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
photographers include Dabboo Ratnani, Jatin Kampani, Suresh Natrajan, Rafique Sayed, Rohan Shreshta, Saify Naqvi and Sudhir Ramachandran. "It's very difficult for somebody to collect photographs, to work for hours and hours on end. The day you see... Read more
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Central Chronicle
TCS signs four-year agreement with VistaraTCS’ expertise to help grow its business in future. This second phase of the pa
TCS signs four-year agreement with Vistara
Central Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
TCS’ expertise to help grow its business in future. This second phase of the partnership started on 18 April 2016 with signing of a formal agreement by Vistara CEO Phee Teik Yeah and TCS Asia Pacific President Girish Ramachandran, the company a... Read more
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The Economic Times
Battleground Tamil Nadu: Will Rajinikanth take the political plunge, finally?has a chance of scoring a hit. With politics it's a sure flop," he adds. Vaman
Battleground Tamil Nadu: Will Rajinikanth take the political plunge, finally?
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
has a chance of scoring a hit. With politics it's a sure flop," he adds. Vamanam says people compare Rajinikanth and M G Ramachandran, the superstar of the 1970s who rode his popularity into politics and became CM."MGR in politics wasn't only... Read more
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The Hindu
Where political history was forgeda restaurant owner, says Bharathi Thidal was created by members of Communist Pa
Where political history was forged
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
a restaurant owner, says Bharathi Thidal was created by members of Communist Party of India. “Former Chief Ministers M.G. Ramachandran and Kamarajar have spoken here.” Says historian V. Sriram: “The meeting in Robinson Park in 1948 was a turning... Read more
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The Star
Mass hysteria rife in 70s and 80sfactory became hysterical. In an interview yesterday, former Penang Malaysian
Mass hysteria rife in 70s and 80s
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
factory became hysterical. In an interview yesterday, former Penang Malaysian Trade Union Congress (MTUC) secretary M. Ramachandran said the biggest case of mass hysteria he encountered was in the 70s and involved 600 workers in a porcelain... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
HC quashes Prez Rule in Uttarakhand, Centre to appeal order in SC todaymy knowledge, this is the first time a dismissed government has been reinstated
HC quashes Prez Rule in Uttarakhand, Centre to appeal order in SC today
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 12 days ago
my knowledge, this is the first time a dismissed government has been reinstated by a judicial order,” senior advocate Raju Ramachandran said. Thursday’s court decision triggered celebrations by Uttarakhand Congress workers who burst crackers and... Read more
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The Hindu
Casting coup: Tinsel town still supplies political stars of T.N.close links with the film world for the past five decades. As is well known in
Casting coup: Tinsel town still supplies political stars of T.N.
The Hindu / Posted 13 days ago
close links with the film world for the past five decades. As is well known in Tamil Nadu, three established actors — M.G. Ramachandran and Jayalalithaa, who played opposite each other in lead roles in many films, and V. N. Janaki, MGR’s wife —... Read more
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Business Standard India
RBL Bank opens Bengaluru branch exclusively for startneed. We have organised the Bank’s technical capabilities and speed of response
RBL Bank opens Bengaluru branch exclusively for start
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
need. We have organised the Bank’s technical capabilities and speed of response to match this requirement,” said Narayan Ramachandran, Chairman of RBL Bank. Apart from fulfiling the banking needs of start-ups, RBL Bank is also exploring the... Read more
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New Kerala
ICICI Bank announces winners of 'ICICI Appathon', its mobile app development challenge - newkerala.com #51703Anup Gupta, Managing Director, Nexus Venture Partners; Mr. Ashish Kumar, Vice P
ICICI Bank announces winners of 'ICICI Appathon', its mobile app development challenge - newkerala.com #51703
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Anup Gupta, Managing Director, Nexus Venture Partners; Mr. Ashish Kumar, Vice President - Cloud, IBM Asia Pacific; and T.R. Ramachandran, Group Country Manager-India South Asia, VISA. Rajiv Sabharwal, Executive Director, ICICI Bank said, It is... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Fil-Ams join Supreme Court rally for Obama’s immigration actions“DACA changed my life for the better.” Joining 4,000 others who rallied outsid
Fil-Ams join Supreme Court rally for Obama’s immigration actions
Inquirier.net / Posted 14 days ago
“DACA changed my life for the better.” Joining 4,000 others who rallied outside the Supreme Court are (from left) Nisha Ramachandran and Mary Tablante of NCAPA, Justin Trinidad and Janet Namkung of OCA, Marita Etcubanez and Ameesha Sampat of... Read more
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Business Standard India
RBL Bank opens Bengaluru branch exclusively for startupsneeds. We have organised the Bank's technical capabilities and speed of respons
RBL Bank opens Bengaluru branch exclusively for startups
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
needs. We have organised the Bank's technical capabilities and speed of response to match this requirement," said Narayan Ramachandran, Chairman of RBL Bank, in a statement. Apart from fulfilling the banking needs of startups, RBL Bank is also... Read more
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New Kerala
It took 40 drafts to finalise Nivin Pauly's next Tamil film - newkerala.com #51386Chennai, April 19 : Director Gautham Ramachandran describes the scripting proce
It took 40 drafts to finalise Nivin Pauly's next Tamil film - newkerala.com #51386
New Kerala / Posted 14 days ago
Chennai, April 19 : Director Gautham Ramachandran describes the scripting process of his maiden, yet-untitled Tamil directorial featuring popular Malayalam actor Nivin Pauly as one "hell of a writing session". "In June 2015, we had set up an office... Read more
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The Hindu
Sabarimala entry ban: Gender equality is a constitutional message, says SCin the famous Sabarimala temple in Kerala where a celibate deity presides. Sen
Sabarimala entry ban: Gender equality is a constitutional message, says SC
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
in the famous Sabarimala temple in Kerala where a celibate deity presides. Senior advocate and amicus curiae Raju Ramachandran was arguing before a Bench of Justices Dipak Misra, V. Gopala Gowda and Kurian Joseph that a ban on women... Read more
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