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Chennai , First Modern City of India, Turns 375
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Nalla Madras!

It’s a British-Tamil creation, only just shedding its marinade Chennai 375 What Does Madras Bleed For? Chennai turns 375 even as the old and the new stay ‘gridlocked by progress’ Geeta Doctor Chennai 375 One Word For A Year-I Chennai rocks, the ... Outlook, 8 hours ago
Chennai @ 375: History of the British town IBNLive India News, 17 hours ago
Madras celebrates 375th birth anniversary, 1 day ago

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Chennai turns 375 this week; a look at the history behind Madras Day

Chennai, then Madras was born when a small piece of land was handed over by the local Nayak rulers to the British East India Company.
 IBN Live5 days ago Chennai turns 375 this week; see history behind Madras Day  Money Control5 days ago
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Unfortunate that British era dress code exists: Judge

Chennai, Jul 12 (PTI) A Judge of Madras High Court, who was denied entry into Tamil Nadu Cricket Association Club here for wearing dhoti, the traditional attire of Tamil Nadu, today said it was unfortunate that dress code prescribed by British ...
 Press Trust of India1 month ago War over Dhoti: Jaya promises law barring dress code in clubs  The Freepress Journal1 month ago Cricket club rejects dhoti-clad judge month ago Parties see red, want clubs stripped of dress code  Times of India1 month ago

The local flavour of Madras

Comment · print · T T T+· T- is India's first sommelier, food, wine and travel writer and TV show host. TOPICS Today, Chennai may be one of the toughest cities to set up a liquor business in. Bars don't exactly thrive here and ...
 The Hindu1 day ago When Madras clocked the time  The Hindu1 day ago Madras qurma and masala chops: pages out of Anglo-Indian fare  The Hindu1 week ago

Madras is not alien

Cities are renamed and yet old habits die hard. Many of us still refer to Chennai as Madras. Of course, when you say Madras instead of Chennai, you do face a lot of flak for not using a Tamil name. But there is now reason to believe that Madras ...
 The Hindu1 day ago

Madras Day Special: Anglo Indian Cuisine Makes a Come Back

Chennai : Chennai's Birthday, the "Madras Day" celebration, is also an opportunity for many to explore and relish some typical Madras cuisine. The Vivanta by Taj Connemara Hotel in Chennai has made the city's 375th birthday special with their ...
 NDTV18 hours ago Anglo Indian Cuisine Makes a Come Back  NDTV8 hours ago Best Indian restaurants and curry houses in New York  Travel News4 weeks ago

Don't deny Madras its place in pre-history

Students displaying their work at collage competition organised as part of Madras Week by M.O.P. Vaishnav on Friday. (Photo: DC ) Chennai: I was shocked to read in Deccan Chronicle dated August 18, 2014, under the heading Past and Present, that ...
 Deccan Chronicle16 hours ago

Happy Birthday Madras. Here is how Chennai is Celebrating

Chennai residents have demanded as a birthday gift, the restoration of the city's Cooum Adyar rivers and the Buckingham Canal - once lush with flowing water, but now more dirty stagnant pools. An 80-year-old resident Jagannath Rao called it them ...
 NDTV1 day ago Chennai Residents Demand Restoration of Water Bodies on Madras Day  NDTV1 day ago

UB Group: Flying into turbulence

Mumbai/Bangalore: As Indians revolted in 1857 to cast off the British yoke, bullock carts in south India quietly transported large beer casks from breweries to European settlers and troops, initiating an eventful journey to what would one day become ...
 Livemint.com1 day ago Impact of British rules on India's statute  The Echo Of India1 week ago Tryst with colonial India  India Today1 day ago Creating a new Medina  The Hindu2 weeks ago

Word play in namma Madras

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Illustration: R Venugopal TOPICS Did you know that much of our present-day Tamil slang finds its roots in the language of British rule? It's popular among the current generation, who use it in almost ...
 The Hindu1 day ago
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