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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will give his first global speech to an audience of nearly 200 world leaders and foreign ministers.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will give his first global speech to an audience of nearly 200 world leaders and foreign ministers.

Modi to address UN Assembly on Sept. 27

Mr. Modi is also expected to travel to Washington for his first meeting with US President Barack Obama. »

How top leaders spent poll money

The Hindu does an analysis of poll expenditure statements »


Israeli reserved soldiers direct a Merkava tank to cross a road in the southern Israel as it advances towards the Israel-Gaza border.

Israel bombards Gaza as it searches for soldier

Palestinians officials say at least 35 Palestinians have been killed in the early morning attack. »


Madras 375

100, and counting

Madras has always had a deep relationship with higher education. It has sown the seeds for institutions of repute that impart learning to students; these institutions are still standing tall,... »
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The Xbox One. File photo.

Microsoft unveils Xbox in China after 14 years ban

Software giant Microsoft unveiled it reinvented Xbox videogame console in potentially vast Chinese market after a ban of 14 years despite facing probe over business practices in the country. ... »
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Biak Rem Sang fled Mynamar in 2009 and arrived in India with his wife, two sons and daughter. Biak works in a clothing factory as a tailor while his wife, Suizi, works in a factory that makes mobile phone chargers. They are waiting to go abroad. Photo: Shivani Dass

A forgotten story

Shivani Dass’s new book serves as a pictorial reminder of Myanmar’s neglected Chin refugees in the Capital »
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US launches advanced GPS satellite

A United Launch Alliance Atlas V lifts off from Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Friday. A new Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite has been launched into space. An unmanned Atlas 5 rocket lifted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station shortly before midnight on Friday.... »
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Cinema Plus

Renowned filmmaker Muzaffar Ali. File photo: Shiv Kumar Pushpakar

Muzaffar Ali to get Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award

Recipients of the award include Mother Teresa, K.R. Narayanan, Ustad Bismillah Khan, Lata Mangeshkar, Sunil Dutt, Dilip Kumar, Ustad Amjad Ali Khan and Maulana Wahiduddin Khan. »
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Reporter Alerts

100, and counting
Here, we profile colleges in the city that have, for about 100 years or more, moulded young adults and prepared them for the outside world.

Animal planet in Chennai
With Madras Corporation taking charge by 1866, the Madras Zoo as it was called, became the country’s first public zoo to be formed.

>Purasawalkam: From old town to shopping hub
Vellala Street off Purasawalkam High Road mirrors the metamorphosis that the once quaint neighbourhood has undergone over the past three decades.
Gujarat, Rajasthan and Punjab: The Need for a Border States Group

The aim of the research report by Tridivesh Singh Maini is to examine the approach of the political leadership, as well as the business community, in three ‘border States’ towards India-Pakistan ties.This paper has sought to look at a number of factors, which include politics, economics as well as security issues.Read Article »

The production of the eight season of hit TV series The Big Bang Theory is set to resume next week.The production was halted earlier this week due to a contract dispute with some of... »

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