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Award of merit for educationalist  (23 November 09:46 pm) 
The Indo-Australian Award for Meritorious Service was presented to Elizabeth Varghese of the Hindustan Group of Institutions
INTACH workshop for youth  (23 November 09:46 pm) 
The Chennai Chapter of INTACH will conduct a youth volunteer training workshop for college students at University of Madras, on December 5 between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. The free workshop will co...
A passion that only grows with time  (23 November 09:46 pm) 
A visit to Robert Kennedy’s house in Kodambakkam is the closest most of us can get to time travel. This wormhole take you right back to the past, and freezes you where you want to stay.The...
The members of a student collective that organised the ‘Celebrating Love’ event at IIT-Madras on November 14 have accused the institute’s administration of attempting to control student
Two persons have been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting three girls, all minors, who were employed as domestic servants in their house in Ashoknagar police limits. The three girls,...
Chennai sees first dusk-to-dawn marathon  (23 November 09:46 pm) 
Island grounds on Saturday night found a crowd of thousands gathered to run for a cause as part of the city’s very first dusk-to-dawn marathon. The initiative, conceived to increase awarenes...
JMB trained militants in India, say Bangladesh police
Maoists allegedly tried to “mislead” the MI-17 helicopters that were flown to rescue injured CRPF personnel in Sukma district of Bastar on Friday.According to a source involved in Anti- Mao...
The Haryana Police on Sunday brought self-styled godman Rampal back to his sprawling Satlok Ashram near Barwala to investigate the activities of the sect leader and his sect.Rampal, who was...
India on Sunday did not rule out a bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the SAARC Summit, saying that he is keen to...
Light and luminous  (23 November 08:47 pm) 
Jasper Daniel’s Salted Biscuits is a collection of poetry, short stories and drawings that will make you smile
Manguluru gets set for off-roading  (23 November 07:48 pm) 
The city\'s first-of-its-kind 900 meter dirt track featuring three \'table-tops\', and mounds of dirt piled up at a height, including 22 jumps – all set up at the newly created track near Kulur –
Tunisia took another step forward in its peaceful transition to democracy on Sunday by holding its first free presidential election, with voters hoping for more stability and a better economy.
The damage from an overnight earthquake in a mountainous area of central Japan that hosted the 1998 winter Olympics proved more extensive than initially thought. A daylight assessment Sunda...
With Prime Minister Narendra Modi skirting any statement on Article 370, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday said BJP is shying away from committing on this contentious issue and is instead kee...
Yale and hearty  (23 November 07:46 pm) 
Actor Nandita Das is towards the end of her fellowship at Yale and looks back on the enriching experience that it was
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will lead a delegation to participate in the 18th SAARC Summit scheduled to be held in Kathmandu this week. The invitation to attend the summit, to be...
Beyond book learning  (23 November 07:46 pm) 
Mere political correctness cannot solve the controversy over denying women students membership of Aligarh Muslim University’s Maulana Azad Library
Advocate of zero-budget spiritual farming Subhash Palekar has claimed that farmers’ suicide in the country was observed among those practicing the chemical-farming methods.Making a plea for...
In one of the biggest arms hauls in recent times, Army today seized 18 AK-47 rifles and five pistols from a militant hideout in forests near the Line of Control (LoC) in Kupwara district of poll-b...
The lower house of Afghanistan’s parliament Sunday approved a Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) with the US and Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA) with NATO.In an extraordinary session, atte...
Driven by nationalism  (23 November 06:46 pm) 
Let’s rewind to Hamara Bajaj, a campaign that made us believe in indigenous technology and our values
Facing flak over Saradha scam, Trinamool Congress leadership on Sunday said it will raise the issue of black money on the floor of Parliament and seek support of like-minded parties on this issue.
Two arrested for killing tea garden owner  (23 November 06:46 pm) 
Two workers of a tea garden in Jalpaiguri district have been arrested by police in connection with the killing of its owner.Sunil Oraon and Kaure Oraon were arrested by police on Saturday f...
Do we really care?  (23 November 06:46 pm) 
A film festival dedicated to disability issues