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Madras High Court Judge: Unfortunate that British era dress code exists
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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 India, 2 weeks ago
Cricket club rejects dhoti-clad judge, 1 week ago

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The great gasp

In 1850, a British surgeon Dr. Alexander Hunter set up an arts institution in Madras. The fine arts engage in a formal appreciation of the world through our senses and Hunter was interested in engaging its humanising effect to professional practice. The ...
 The Hindu2 months ago
Racing Pulse

Multidimensional cross shows a peerless pattern

R acing in India began in 1777 at Chennai (the old Madras) as part of the British colonial influence. Today the sport boasts nine racetracks and an extensive Stud Book, maintaining the integrity of the breed. Unfortunately, classic races are ...
 Racing Pulse1 week ago Behind Chennai, old British-style Madras tries to survive  TravelDailyNews Asia-Pacific2 months ago Behind Chennai old British-style Madras tries to survive  Big News Network2 months ago

Bearing a legend's name

It was in Madras city that Sivaji Ganesan became the icon that he was. In many ways, the city continues to bear signs of his presence, even as his family solemnly observed his 13 death anniversary on Tuesday. Chevaliar Sivaji Ganesan Road, in the ...
 The Hindu5 days ago

Newton on the Ganges

The British Raj in India is of particular importance to the history of science because — writes David Arnold: ... the English East India Company was as old as modern science itself. Founded in 1600, the Company shared its early years with the ...
 Hindu Business Line2 days ago
IBNLive India News

Patna is changing street names: Goodbye Bailey, Gardiner, Serpentine!

News #Bailey road #British names #Gardiner Road News18 | Fri Jul 25, 2014 | 09:43 IST #Patna #Bihar After "Bombay" become Mumbai, "Calcutta" Kolkata, and "Madras" Chennai, the Bihar government has now planned ...
 IBNLive India News2 days ago

Relics of the past

IMAGINE renowned poet Rabindra Nath Tagore seeking admission to the Calcutta Club, a preserve of the British, and getting rejected. Faiz Ahmad Faiz, the legendary Urdu poet, receiving a similar treatment at Lahore's Punjab Club in Pakistan and ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star4 days ago
New Indian Express

Dhoti Law Coming to Save Culture

CHENNAI: Coming down heavily on the denial of entry for a dhoti-clad judge of the Madras High Court into the premises of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association Club a few days ago, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Wednesday promised the State Assembly ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago Controversy erupts after dhoti-clad judge denied entry in cricket club  Sify2 weeks ago Refusal of entry to dhoti-clad HC judge triggers controversy  Business Standard India2 weeks ago Dhoti-clad judge denied entry in club, issue raised in TN Assembly  IBNLive India News1 week ago

Cricket Club Under Flak on Dhoti Ban

Chennai : The Tamil Nadu Cricket Association Club in Chennai, which has been pilloried for refusing entry to a Madras High Court Judge in a dhoti, will re-examine its dress code. The club only allows members or guests dressed in full trousers, ...
 NDTV1 week ago Dhotis Banned to Prevent 'Wardrobe Malfunction': Chennai Club Under Fire  NDTV1 week ago Dhotis Banned to Prevent Wardrobe Malfunction Says Chennai Club  NDTV1 week ago
IBNLive India News

Dhoti code: Jayalalithaa's stand gets support from political parties

Chennai: Days after the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association barred a sitting Madras High Court judge and two senior advocates from entering the club wearing dhotis, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has issued a strong warning to the club. Calling it ...
 IBNLive India News1 week ago Dhoti code: Jaya warns clubs, says will cancel licences if such acts continue  IBNLive India News1 week ago TNCA Draws Flak From Politicos over Dhoti Issue  New Indian Express2 weeks ago
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