Aug 23, 2014 12:46 AM
Regarded as one of the prominent voices of the Navya (modernist) movement in Kannada literature, Dr. U.R. Ananthamurthy wrote six novels (Samskara, Bharatipura, Avasthe, Bhava, Divya and Preethi Mruthyu Mattu Bhaya) and one play (Avahane), apart from eight
Aug 23, 2014 02:29 AM
Satish Katyal, producer of the Punjabi film Kaum de Heere, has said that if did not get permission to release his film in the next few days, he will knock on the doors of the court. The film is based on the assassination of the late Prime Minister Indira
Aug 22, 2014 11:56 PM
This week the “cancer” of the Islamic State (IS) appeared to be spreading from Syria and Iraq into the proximity of India when it was revealed that an email sent by the militant group to the family of a hostage, now executed, called for the re
Aug 23, 2014 08:45 AM
Does not confirm even a single order passed by Collectors and CoPs The Madras High Court Bench here has not confirmed even a single preventive detention order in the last one month. But, it quashed as many as 25 detention orders between July 19 and Augu
Aug 23, 2014 08:45 AM
Interacts with patients, takes stock of projects in hospital Health Minister C. Vijaya Basker made a surprise visit to the Government Rajaji Hospital (GRH) here on Friday and made enquiries with patients at the paediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology (O
Aug 23, 2014 08:45 AM
Plastic surgeon and burns treatment specialist, K. Mathangi Ramakrishnan said the specialisation in reconstrucive surgery was in dire need of manpower. Expressing serious concern over medical students in the State not preferring to specialise in reconst
Aug 23, 2014 08:44 AM
At least a dozen ambulances got stuck in traffic snarls at different locations between 4 p.m. and 8 p.m. Vehicles were caught in traffic snarls on many arterial roads in the city from 4 p.m. following the visit of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa to Madurai f
Aug 23, 2014 08:43 AM
With a view to educating the public on the importance of proper eye care, Aravind Eye Hospital is hosting a three-day exhibition, ‘Kanne nalama?’, on its premises here from Friday. R. Kim, Chief Medical Officer, said the prime aim was to creat
Aug 23, 2014 08:42 AM
“Creation of KMTR prevented human intrusion into forests, revived river” Creation of Kalakkad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve (KMTR) in 1988 was one of the major reasons for the revival of Tamiraparani river which was drying up at that time, says
Aug 23, 2014 08:34 AM
Entrepreneurs interested in investing in technical textiles should look at opportunities related to cotton woven and knitted fabric, T. Rajkumar, chairman of Southern India Mills’ Association, said here on Friday. Inaugurating a conference organised
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