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Top StoriesSep 9, 2021, 1:11 PM IST
NIRF Rankings 2021: IIT Madras tops in overall category, IISc Bangalore country’s best research institute
IIT Madras has created a history for becoming the best ranking Indian institute for the third time in a row. The institute has been an undefeated champion since 2019.
Top StoriesSep 4, 2021, 12:59 PM IST
Supreme Court recommends 68 names to Centre for appointment as judges in 12 High Courts
If cleared by the Centre, 68 judges will be appointed in High Courts at Allahabad, Rajasthan, Calcutta, Jharkhand, Jammu and Kashmir, Madras Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Punjab and Haryana, Kerala, Chhattisgarh and Assam.
Positive StoriesAug 24, 2021, 4:32 PM IST
NeoBolt: IIT Madras creates India's first indigenous motorised wheelchair vehicle
Compared to automobiles, auto-rickshaws, or adapted scooters, it provides wheelchair users with a convenient, safe, and low-cost means of outdoor transportation. The NeoBolt is powered by a Lithium-Ion battery that provides 25 kilometres per charge.
Positive StoriesAug 7, 2021, 7:11 PM IST
Hyderabad: 10-year-old boy sells bird food to raise funds for cancer affected sister
The young boy has not quit his education and is continuing his education at a local Madrasa in the city. He sells bird food from 6 am to 8 am with his mother, and post that, he attends classes till 5 pm.
EntertainmentJul 13, 2021, 3:34 PM IST
Vijay fined for tax exemption plea on luxury car; judge says 'be a real life hero'
Expressing strong displeasure over the actor seeking tax exemption, the Madras High Court said that 'evading taxes' set a wrong example in society.
Top StoriesJul 2, 2021, 11:27 AM IST
IIT-Madras research scholar found dead; cops recover 11-page note
According to the police, Unnikrishnan, a native of Ernakulam in Kerala, left behind an 11-page suicide note in which talked about stress at the workplace.
Top StoriesJun 24, 2021, 10:19 AM IST
IT rules: Digital news publishers take plea to Madras HC, notice sent to Centre
The association said in its plea that it was being pressured by the ministry of information and broadcasting to furnish information within 15 days under Rule 18 of the new Information Technology Rules 2021.
Top StoriesJun 7, 2021, 3:38 PM IST
Madras HC landmark ruling on LGBTQ protection, says ignorance no justification for discrimination
The court, in its directives, suggested comprehensive measures to sensitise the society and various branches of the state, including police and judiciary, to remove prejudices against the LGBTQIA+ community.
Top StoriesMay 20, 2021, 7:25 PM IST
Assam CM tells officials to speed up process to turn dissolved madrassas to general schools
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma's directive came during the chief minister's review of the functioning of the Education Department earlier this week.
Top StoriesMay 6, 2021, 11:51 AM IST
Setback for EC, Supreme Court rejects plea against Madras HC's scathing observations
The Apex Court bench comprising Justices DY Chandrachud and MR Shah said that the question of expunging the remarks made by Madras High Court recently against the Election Commission does not arise and that no restriction can be put on media from reporting Court proceedings.
ElectionsMay 3, 2021, 9:21 AM IST
Time for Election Commission to fortify itself
If democracy were to thrive in its truest sense, the sanctity of elections must be inviolable. In doing so, the Election Commission will have to be more robust and impervious to any political attacks or judicial interference or superintendence, observes Om Pathak.
Top StoriesApr 30, 2021, 12:24 PM IST
Restrain media from reporting oral comments: EC moves Madras HC over ‘murder charges’ remarks
Days after the Madras High Court castigated the Election Commission over the second wave of coronavirus in India, the poll panel urged the Court to restrict the media from reporting on oral observations.
ElectionsApr 27, 2021, 10:34 AM IST
Election Commission bans victory processions on May 2 counting day
The decision comes a day after the Madras High Court took the Election Commission to task while hearing a suo motu case concerning the management of the Covid situation in Tamil Nadu.
Top StoriesApr 26, 2021, 6:04 PM IST
EC responsible for COVID-19 surge, officials should be booked for murder: Madras HC
"Your institution is singularly responsible for the second wave of Covid-19. Election Commission officers should be booked on murder charges probably," the HC observed.
India NewsApr 14, 2021, 4:24 PM IST
PMLA complaint against S DilliRaj is misconceived and accordingly quashed: Madras High Court
Division Bench of the Madras High court quashed the PMLA complaint No.70 of 2016 filed by Enforcement Directorate against S Dilli Raj with regard to the default of bank borrowings by First Leasing (FLCI).