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AICF proposes Rs 10 lakh bonanza for state associations

Chennai |Thursday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

Contrary to earlier expectations, the Central Council meeting of All India Chess Federation (AICF) on Tuesday did not discuss the controversy surrounding the Bengal Chess Association (BCA) while it de

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'Green' crackers seem unlikely to sparkle this Diwali

Chennai |Wednesday, 2019 10:45:08 PM IST

Not all the fire crackers that people would burst this Diwali will be 'green', as the sector regulator, the Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organisation (PESO), has approved only one such product for

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Call on retirement is entirely up to him: Watson on Dhoni

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

A lot has been said on the issue of M.S. Dhoni's retirement as it has swiftly become a matter of debate in Indian cricket. Former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson feels that the Ranchi stumper is st

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Centre not keen on staff representatives on bank boards: AIBEA

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 5:15:05 PM IST

The All India Bank Employees' Association (AIBEA) has written to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stating that the Central government does not want its representatives on the boards of public secto

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US lunar orbiter to look out for India's moon lander Vikram

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 8:15:06 PM IST

Has the Indian moon lander Vikram been found or not is a question that the US space agency National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) will soon be able to answer.

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Will NASA have answers on Vikram lander? (Lead)

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 8:15:06 PM IST

It's the day Indian space scientists and Chandrayaan-2 enthusiasts had been waiting for. The US space agency NASA had promised hope of some news on the Viktram front by Tuesday after its Lunar Reconna

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Tamil politician booked for justifying Rajiv's killing

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 1:45:05 AM IST

Actor-director-turned politician Seeman was booked by Tamil Nadu police on Monday for justifying the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi.

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Deming journey led to zero warranty claims: Siemens Gamesa

Chennai |Monday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

City based Siemens Gamesa Renewable Power Private Ltd (SGRP), the first wind turbine company in the world to win the prestigious Deming award, faced the challenge of not having any ready toolkit to ad

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IIT-M, ExxonMobil Research join hands for biofuel research

Chennai |Monday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

The Indian Institute of Technology-Madras (IITM) on Monday said it has entered into an agreement with ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Company (EMRE) for research on energy and biofuels.

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Mahabalipuram all set for Modi-Xi summit (Lead)

Chennai |Friday, 2019 7:15:05 PM IST

Tamil Nadu's picturesque seaside town of Mahabalipuram is all set to host the second informal summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping that begins on Friday.

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Media taken in police vans to cover Modi-Xi Summit

Chennai |Friday, 2019 5:45:05 PM IST

It was not an air conditioned bus nor was it a car that ferried the reporters to the media centre set up at the five star Sheraton Grand Chennai Resort & Spa to cover the second informal India-China S

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Modi-Xi meet: Welcome arch made of fruits

Chennai |Friday, 2019 6:15:06 PM IST

Perhaps wishing that the second informal Summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping be fruitful, Tamil Nadu government has put up a welcome arch near the Five Rathas

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