IIT Madras students win inter-collegiate quiz contest

IIT Madras students won the first and second prizes in the 49th year inter collegiate quiz competition organised by Lions Club of Central Madras held at Sri V D Swami Auditorium, Sankara Nethralaya recently. Continue Reading

Section of advocates come out in support of Madras HC judge

Days after Madras High Court judge Justice S Vaidyanathan withdrew his controversial observation that co-education in Christian institutes was highly unsafe for the future of girl children, a group of advocates has come out in support of him yesterday. Continue Reading

MCC sexual harassment case opens can of worms

The Madras High Court, in a recent hearing on Madras Christian College (MCC) sexual harassment case, pronounced that there is a ‘general feeling’ among parents, especially those of girl students, that ‘co-educational study in Christian institutions is highly unsafe for the future of their children’. A section of MCC alumni students state that the management is not inclined to bring justice to the complainant students in such cases. Continue Reading

Highways dept suggests skywalk connecting west, east Tambaram

At present, the Tambaram railway station overbridge is the only link for pedestrians connect between Tambaram-Velacheri Main Road and GST Road. Sources said the feasibility study conducted by the Highways Department has suggested a 500-metre skywalk connecting the roads. Continue Reading