Tamil Nadu, India Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Inside The Quint: The Indian media start-up getting news to younger audiences on mobile and social mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journalism.co.uk

    In 1993, Ritu Kapur and her husband, Raghav Bahl, founded Network18, an Indian media and entertainment company that stretched across television, print, film and other businesses. After Network18 was acquired by Reliance Industries in 2014, Kapur and Bahl were left wondering what their next venture should be.

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  2. Zoho launches developer software for vendorsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Mydigitalfc.com

    Zoho, part of the privately held Zoho Corp headquartered in Pleasonton, California, on Wednesday launcA hed the Zoho Developer programme, a first of its kind initiative in India that provides independent software vendors and application developers the tool and resources to create extensions and build custom applications. With 4,000 employees and large operations in Chennai, the company also launched the Zoho Marketplace, where users can buy extensions and custom-built applications and developers can sell them, commission free.

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  3. HC directs govts to file affidavits on legislation to honour killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of India

    The Madras High Court on Wednesday directed the Centre and Tamil Nadu governments to file an affidavit on whether new legislation could be brought in to prevent honour killings. CHENNAI: The Madras High Court on Wednesday directed the Centre and Tamil Nadu governments to file an affidavit on whether new legislation could be brought in to prevent honour killings.

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  4. Bezwada Wilson, TM Krishna win Ramon Magsaysay AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    Manila: Two Indians -- Carnatic singer T M Krishna and prolific campaigner for eradication of manual scavenging Bezwada Wilson -- were on Wednesday chosen for the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award for 2016 along with four others. Wilson, the national convenor of the Safai Karmachari Andolan , has been named as an awardee for "asserting the inalienable right to a life of human dignity" while Krishna was chosen for the award under the 'Emergent Leadership' category for bringing "social inclusiveness in culture".

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  5. Eggs in Silver Nanoparticle-coated Paper Trays Stay LongerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | I4U Future Technology News

    Paper trays coated with a "concoction" of silver nanoparticles created by Indian researchers can extend the shelf life of eggs by up to two weeks, a scientist said on Wednesday. The development is meant to help small village farms store eggs for longer periods of time and sell them accordingly without deterioration of egg quality.

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  6. Graphic Content: Fatal theme park ride crash caught on cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Star

    During a spin on popular ride Disco Dancer a variation of the waltzer ride the machinery malfunctioned causing it to crash to the ground. In a disturbing clip shot at the Kishkinta Amusement Park near Chennai, India innocent thrill-seekers enjoy their time as the ride revolves and tilts.

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  7. What's showing outside the megaplex?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Chronicle

    ... search for the mastermind. 8 p.m. Saturday GURUKULAM: A film about life at a remote forest ashram in Tamil Nadu, India, and the ancient roots of modern day meditation and yoga practice. 7 p.m. Saturday TO EACH HIS OWN: An unwed mother is forced to ...

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  8. Two Indians among Magsaysay awardeesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, July 27 : Carnatic music exponent T.M. Krishna and social activist Bezwada Wilson are two Indians who have been conferred the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award for this year. While Krishna got the award for "ensuring social inclusiveness in culture", Wilson was selected for "asserting the inalienable right to a life of human dignity", according to their citations.

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  9. No signs of missing IAF plane on sixth day too, search goes onRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Rameshwaram /New Delhi, July 27 : The search for the missing Indian Air Force's AN-32 transport aircraft, that went missing on July 22 with 29 people on board from over Bay of Bengal, entered its sixth day on Wednesday with no confirmed signs of it, said Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar. Speaking to the media in Rameswaram, Parrikar said some objects have been found in the sea and are being examined to ascertain whether they are a part of the missing aircraft.

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  10. Technip wins large contract for Woodside's Greater Enfield developmentRead the original story

    Yesterday | World Oil

    Technip has been awarded a large subsea contract by Woodside to support the development of the Greater Enfield Project offshore Western Australia. The development boasts a water depth of between 340 m and 850 m.

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  11. Madras HC stays six defamation cases against Subramaian SwamyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DNA India

    Madras High Court on Wednesday stayed proceedings in all six defamation cases filed against BJP leader Subramanian Swamy by Tamil Nadu government for his alleged derogatory remarks against Chief Minister Jayalalithaa. Justice P N Prakash passed the interim order when Criminal Original Petitions filed by Swamy seeking quashing of defamation cases pending in a trial court came up before him on Wednesday.

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  12. Bengal vs Odisha: Who will win the Rasogolla battle?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rediff.com

    Officials of the state science and technology department has clarified that they have sought Geographical Indications tag only for 'Rasogolla'. "There is no conflict with Odisha.

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  13. Tamil Nadu government to pay Rs 9.5 lakh to appeal in Qatar courtRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nerve News

    Chennai, July 27 - Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa has sanctioned Rs 950,000 towards legal expenses to make an appeal on behalf of three persons from the state who were sentenced to death and life term by a court in Qatar. In a statement issued here on Wednesday the state government said Jayalalithaa has ordered immediate payment of Rs 950,000 for meeting the legal expenses while making an appeal in the apex court of Qatar on behalf of the three convicts hailing from Tamil Nadu.

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  14. Technip Bags Woodside's Subsea ContractRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Marine News

    Technip has been awarded a large subsea contract by Woodside to support the development of the Greater Enfield Project offshore Western Australia, at a water depth comprised between 340 and 850 meters. The contract covers project management, design, engineering, procurement, installation and pre-commissioning of: - carbon steel production flowline, carbon steel water injection flowline, flexible risers and flowlines totaling 82.2 km; - 38.9 km of umbilicals ; - subsea structures and valves; - multi-phase pump system .

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  15. Foundation stone laid for Abdul Kalam memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Rameswaram: On the first death anniversary of former President A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, the foundation stone for building a national memorial was laid at his burial site Pei Karumbu here on Wednesday. Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, while laying down the stone, said the construction work would begin soon and the memorial will be built in record time.

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  16. Silver-coated trays can extend shelf-life of eggsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Kolkata, July 27 : Paper trays coated with silver nano-particles can extend the shelf-life of eggs by up to two weeks, research conducted by an Indian scientist says. The development is meant to help eggs stored in village farms to stay for longer periods and be sold without compromising on quality.

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  17. Bezwada Wilson, T M Krishna win Ramon Magsaysay AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rediff.com

    Karnataka-born Bezwada Wilson, a prolific campaigner for eradication of manual scavenging in India, and Carnatic singer T M Krishna from Chennai, were on Wednesday chosen for the prestigious Ramon Magsaysay Award for 2016. Apart from the two Indians, four others have been selected for the award -- Conchita Carpio-Morales of the Philippines, Dompet Dhuafa of Indonesia, Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers and 'Vientiane Rescue' of Laos.

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  18. Social activist Bezwada Wilson also made it to the final list of awardees for 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sify

    New Delhi: The Ramon Magsaysa Award Foundation has announced its nominees for this year. Two Indians, social activist Bezwada Wilson and Carnatic musician TM Krishna have made it to the final list of awardees for 2016.

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  19. Tailor who cycled 2700km to meet Kalam narrates how the former President ignited his mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times of India

    The idea of meeting Kalam was mooted when a Lions Club member told him to make use of his passion for cycling to attract the Missile Man's attention. CHENNAI: Seventy-year-old S Nagoor Meraan is a tailor by day and a watchman by night.

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  20. 2 Indians, Filipino among 2016 Ramon Magsaysay awardeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    An Indian who led a grassroots movement on behalf of the low-caste Dalit community and the Philippines' chief anti-corruption fighter are among the six recipients of this year's Ramon Magsaysay Award, honoring leadership in solving society's most intractable problems. The other recipients named Wednesday are an emergency aid provider in Laos, an Indonesian Muslim philanthropy group, an Indian musician and a Japanese volunteer group.

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