Adyar (India)

Type: City
Name: Adyar (India)
Country: India
population: 6,834
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

‘More cancer specialists needed’

The Hindu Devendra D. Patel (right) delivered the Dr. S. Krishnamurthi Memorial Oration. V. Shantha of Adyar Cancer Institute is seen — Photo: R. RaguThere is a shortage of oncology nurses, radiation oncologists, palliative care providers and even specialised ... [Published The Hindu - 2 hours ago]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Murugappa Madras Quotient Quiz for Schools (Part 2)

1. Which veteran film actor and Congressman started his own party called Thamizhaga Munnetra Munnani in 1988? It was short-lived and after a disastrous showing in the elections, he dissolved his party and merged it with the Janata Dal.2. Which pair of ... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

A homespun story…

…Of scores of villages which market their products through Khadi Gramodyog Bhavan and its branchesRadha Ramasubramnyam from Kodambakkam is buying a piece of sandalwood log at Khadi Gramodyog Bhavan, Anna Salai. “It's a temple offering and this is the ... [Published The Hindu - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

‘More cancer specialists needed’

Comment · print · T TT+· T-The Hindu Devendra D. Patel (right) delivered the Dr. S. Krishnamurthi Memorial Oration. V. Shantha of Adyar Cancer Institute is seen — Photo: R. RaguThere is a shortage of oncology nurses, radiation oncologists, palliative ... [Published The Hindu - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

‘‘Cutting Off Access to Means Can Help Prevent Suicides’

Deputy Commissioner (Health) Ananda Kumar receiving a citation on behalf of Corporation Commissioner Vikram Kapur from former West Bengal Governor MK Narayanan, at the conference | MARTIN LOUISCHENNAI: Chennai has recorded the highest number of suicide ... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Monsoon Melodies to Rain Down on Friday

CHENNAI: City-based pianist Anil Srinivasan, singer TM Krishna and renowned flautist Rakesh Chaurasia will add to the monsoon delight, as they come together for ‘Barkha Ritu’. A concert by Banyan Tree Events, Barkha Ritu will be staged at The Music Academy ... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Four Schools in City Bag Top Ranks in Edu Survey

CHENNAI: Four schools in Chennai have been included in the list of top schools in the annual Education World India school rankings. The rankings were based on a survey conducted by Education World, a magazine, and Centre for Forecasting Pvt Ltd (C fore), ... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 06 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 1 reports

Centre to snuff out e-cigarettes?

Comment · print · T TT+· T-Coloured, flavoured and attractive they may be, but electronic cigarettes seem to be facing some heat in the country. Reports indicate the Central government is considering a ban on the sale of these devices after an expert ... [Published The Hindu - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Unlicenced meat shops in Chennai stay put, Ambattur tops the list with 90

CHENNAI: The city has a way with its illegal slaughter houses. Ambattur tops the list of such places in the city, according to an action-taken report on unlicenced meat shops, submitted before the southern regional bench of the National Green Tribunal ... [Published Times of India - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

A boy’s giant leap from Adyar to Ford innovation

CHENNAI: When the Eagle landed in 1969, one among millions of people following its lunar flight was a young boy, Venkatesh Prasad. He decided to send the men of Apollo 11 - Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and Michael Collins - a token of appreciation. He ... [Published Times of India - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

Fabrication of collagen scaffolds impregnated with sago starch capped silver nanoparticles suitable for biomedical applications and their physicochemical studies

aCentre for Nano-Biotechnology, School of Bio-Sciences and Technology, VIT University, Vellore 632014, IndiacPolymer Division, CSIR-CLRI, Adyar, Chennai 600020, IndiadChemical Laboratory, CSIR-CLRI, Adyar, Chennai 600020, India ... [Published RSC - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

When the heavens open up, it’s hell here

The Chennai Domestic and International Departure and Arrival Terminals look very modern — made of steel and glass, appearing as beautiful as any airport in the world. However, inside, things couldn’t be worse.The flooring outside the entrance of the terminal ... [Published Hindu Business Line - Aug 18 2014]

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Donor cards at priced at ` 750,`500, ` "400 and `300 on bookmyshow.com and are also available at Odyssey  (Adyar) – 24402264 , Connexions (Anna Nagar) – 26260429  and The Music Academy – 98406397"
The deputy commissioner (health), who submitted the affidavit on behalf of the corporation commissioner, said: "Out of 421 unlicenced shops, 133 have been closed, 179 shops have been given licence, 50 shops have applied for licence and prosecution has been initiated against 59 shops."
...I plugged two wet shoelaces into an electrical socket to see how electricity was conducted," Prasad, 55, recalled, on a recent visit to the city. "Spare wires were hard to come by, but there were always plenty of shoelaces around." The experiment may have given him the "shock of his life" but it did not deter Prasad from his exploratory path
"Madras is a Tamil word while Chennai is Telugu. Without the English, there would have been no Madras. The erection of laid the foundations for the growth of the first modern city of India" historian J B P More tells Shobha Warrier/Rediff...

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‘More cancer specialists needed’ [Published The Hindu - 2 hours ago]
Murugappa Madras Quotient Quiz for Schools (Par... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 15 2014]
A homespun story… [Published The Hindu - Sep 14 2014]
‘More cancer specialists needed’ [Published The Hindu - Sep 13 2014]
‘‘Cutting Off Access to Means Can Help Prevent ... [Published New Indian Express - Sep 13 2014]
Monsoon Melodies to Rain Down on Friday [Published New Indian Express - Sep 11 2014]
Four Schools in City Bag Top Ranks in Edu Survey [Published New Indian Express - Sep 10 2014]
Centre to snuff out e-cigarettes? [Published The Hindu - Sep 06 2014]
Unlicenced meat shops in Chennai stay put, Amba... [Published Times of India - Sep 04 2014]
Mumbai recorded an average capital values incre... [Published India Infoline - Sep 03 2014]
A boy’s giant leap from Adyar to Ford innovation [Published Times of India - Aug 28 2014]
'There's no word like Chennai in Tamil' [Published rediff.com - Aug 26 2014]
What Does Madras Bleed For? [Published Outlook India - Aug 23 2014]
Chennai turns 375: Interesting facts about the ... [Published Mid Day - Aug 22 2014]
Mangalore: Sahyadri College of Eng & Mngmt: A E... [Published Mangalorean - Aug 22 2014]
Fabrication of collagen scaffolds impregnated w... [Published RSC - Aug 20 2014]
When the heavens open up, it’s hell here [Published Hindu Business Line - Aug 18 2014]
Disappearing flora of Chennai [Published The Hindu - Aug 16 2014]
Three Chennai lakes to be revived [Published Times of India - Aug 14 2014]
On a Cartoon Trail in Namma Chennai [Published New Indian Express - Aug 11 2014]
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India: Chennai corporation says malaria cases l... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jan 28 2014]
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India: Chennai corporation says malaria cases l... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jan 28 2014]
Source: Times of IndiaCountry: India Christin Mathew Philip, TNN Jan 22, 2014, 07.29AM IST The city corporation, which is constantly under fire from residents for its inadequate mosquito-control measures, recorded 4,734 cases of malaria and 133 cases ...
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