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Scent of Madras jasmine
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Scent of Madras jasmine

Chennai: When the Association of British Scholars decided to curate an art show that would reflect Chennai in its full glory, they looked no further than Tamil Nadu’s women artists. Taking a cue from one of the elements that define a Tamilian woman, the ... Deccan chronicle, 4 weeks ago
Murugappa Madras Quotient Quiz for Schools (Part 1) New Indian Express, 2 weeks ago
Bloom time for Chennai's women artists Hindu Business Line, 3 weeks 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 Live1 month ago Chennai@375: A Madras you will fall in love with all over again. Don't miss these 20 gorgeous, black and white photos of the city over 100 years  IBNLive India News4 weeks ago Chennai turns 375 this week; see history behind Madras Day  Money Control1 month ago
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Madras High Court Judge: Unfortunate that British era dress code exists

Chennai: 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, yesterday said it was unfortunate that dress code prescribed by British rulers was being ...
 IndiaTV News2 months ago War over Dhoti: Jaya promises law barring dress code in clubs  The Freepress Journal2 months ago Cricket Club Under Flak on Dhoti Ban  NDTV2 months ago Dhoti code: Jayalalithaa's stand gets support from political parties  IBNLive India News2 months ago
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The lore of Thuggee and how the British ended its reign

Comment · print · T T T+· T- THUGGEE — Banditry and the British in Early Nineteenth-Century India: Kim A. Wagner TOPICS As a thag lures a pilgrim with laddus sweet with wine Makes him drunk and trusting takes his money and his ...
 The Hindu8 hours ago

Remembering a German ship that rocked Madras

On this day 100 years ago, German cruiser SMS Emden advanced close to the Madras shore and opened fire at storage tanks of the British-owned Burmah Oil Company in one of the first acts of belligerence in World War I (1914-18).
 Times of India1 day ago

Life at 10, Sullivan Street

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Charu's santhome house THE HINDU ARCHIVES Arch Bishop's Garden in Santhome, Madras. (January 07, 1980). Sathome Church Charu TOPICS Charumathi Ramachandran talks about spending her childhood in the ...
 The Hindu4 days ago

Chennai's British engineers immortalised in signages

Madeley Road at Mambalam was named after British engineer J.W. Madeley who arrived in Chennai at the age of 19 at the turn of the 20th century and revolutionised the concept of an organised drinking water system in the city before he returned home ...
 Deccan Chronicle2 days ago

The perfect English butler robot

Washington Post To make a robot that does domestic chores, Siddhartha Srinivasa imagined a British butler. The result is HERB, dexterous enough to give him a pat on the shoulder. Siddhartha Srinivasa grew up in Madras (now Chennai), India, ...
 Stuff.co.nz4 days ago Robot acts like English butler  The Press NZ4 days ago A robot to unload dishes and take apart an Oreo  Washington Post1 week ago HERB: A robot that can unload a dishwasher and (sometimes) take apart an Oreo  Washington Post1 week ago

LANKA's Oxford prof. without a degree

Two of today's items may have only tenuous connections with Madras, but Im writing about them as they do have intriguing links with the city. My first tale is about a person whose linguistic bonds should make him known at least to the world of Tamil ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News5 days ago Madras miscellany: Oxford professor without a degree  The Hindu1 week ago

Through Chennai's majestic halls of justice

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu PROUD LEGACY Madras High Court. Photo: K. Pichumani TOPICS It's not just the grandeur of the Madras High Court that strikes you, but also its two-century-old history of jurisprudence On June ...
 The Hindu1 week ago The man who chiselled the city's skyline  The Hindu1 month ago Start thinking afresh  The Hindu1 month ago Disappearing flora of Chennai  The Hindu1 month ago
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