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Why the world media ignore Chennai Floods?
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Why the world media ignore Chennai Floods?

Chennai (Madras), the erstwhile hub of British Empire, was inundated with flood water and threatened the life of about five million people in December. But the international media failed to gauge the impact of the disaster. Gayathri Kanaga Sundaram ... Asian Lite, 2 weeks ago
Floods in South India, a lesson for Uganda New Vision, 1 month ago

Weather-beaten Madras Regiment has soldiered on for 269 years

Chennai: In 1984, when Army troops were posted at the Siachen glacier, many wondered if soldiers from the Madras Regiment, which draws its core mainly from the four southern states, would be able to adapt to the harsh climate where temperatures can ...
 Times of India2 days ago

How India got its 29 states?

1947: India won its independence from British rule At the time of independence in 1947, India comprised of provinces and princely states under the British. Under British supervision, several Indian provinces were divided. In the East, the Bengal ...
 MapsofIndia1 week ago India Proud of its Padma Winners  New Indian Express1 week ago From An Imperial To A National Cuisine  Open3 weeks ago Interesting Facts About Indian Army You May Not Know  MapsofIndia3 weeks ago

Madras HC issues notice to censor board over film 'Kathakali'

Japan to apply negative interest rates, news lifts Indian markets | I like to ask questions with my art: Singer-actor Monica Dogra | AAP lawmaker arrested for rioting, sent to police custody | Chinese shares reverse losses (Second Lead) | Hopes of ...
 Chennai Online1 week ago 'Irudhi Suttru': Packs a punch with solid performances  Chennai Online1 week ago

CISF parade steals the show

For the first time in the history of the Madras High Court, the Republic Day celebrations commenced on Tuesday with a brief parade of the Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), which has started guarding the court premises from November 16, 2015 ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Army Day Celebrated

Udhagamandalam: Army Day was celebrated at Madras Regimental Centre (MRC) in Wellington near Coonoor in the Nilgiris, on Friday. The occasion was maked by wreath laying ceremony. Every yearm Army Day is celebrated on January 15 in recognition of Lt ...
 Times of India3 weeks ago Army Day observed  The Hindu3 weeks ago Army day gallantry awards to be presented at MCEME  Times of India3 weeks ago

If Madras is an emotion, Thala is the only sensation

20 trains, 2 flights delayed as fog blankets Delhi | Modi declassifies Netaji files, family members welcome move | Warner, Mitchell tons power Australia to 330/7 against India | ASUS launches photography-focussed Zenfone Zoom smartphone | Sindhu, ...
 Chennai Online2 weeks ago

Govt. cannot escape compensating scavengers dying of asphyxiation: Madras HC

Bearish global cues, weak rupee depress markets, Sensex down 418 points (Third Lead) | Bearish global cues, weak rupee depress markets, Sensex 616 points down (Second Lead) | Two Kashmir guerrillas die in gunfight, man killed in blast | Bearish ...
 Chennai Online2 weeks ago Rajinikanth is a man with golden heart: Akshay  Chennai Online1 week ago

Cameron asks Modi to release sailors, but will they be freed?

British Prime Minister David Cameron recently asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi's help to send back six British sailors who have been in Tamil Nadu for two years. A Ganesh Nadar/ reports from Tuticorin on this unusual case. On October 12, 2013, an American ship, the MV Seaman Guard Ohio was detained by the Indian Coast Guard off Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu. The ship was found to be carrying 31 assault rifles and 5,000 rounds of ammunition. There were 25 security guards on board the ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago David Cameron wrote to Narendra Modi on release of British sailors  Deccan Chronicle2 months ago David Cameron Writes to PM Modi Seeking Release of Undertrial British Sailors  NDTV2 months ago David Cameron wrote to PM Modi on release of British sailors  Economic Times2 months ago

Ex-British Troops Get Jail Terms In India

By Six former British soldiers have been jailed for five years by the Indian authorities. The men were convicted by a court in the southern state of Tamilnadu of entering Indian territory illegally and possessing arms and ammunition without ...
 Sky News3 weeks ago TAMILNADU TELECOMMUNICATIONS : Ex-British Troops Get Jail Terms In India  4 Traders3 weeks ago
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