When Madras came to a standstill during World War 2

World War 2 changed the course of our history as we know it.This week marks its 80th anniversary. The Russian center of science and culture have organised a photo exhibition until 7 September that shows the days of Madras during the great war. Continue Reading

Chennaiite donates Sanskrit books to Swami Dayananda Digital Library

Professor R Thiagarajan, former head of Sanskrit department, Presidency College, and long-time resident of West Mambalam, donated a vast collection of Sanskrit books to Swami Dayananda Digital Library and Research Centre recently. Continue Reading

How did IIT-Madras become best institution in India?

A total of 3,127 institutions participated in the ranking process under overall rankings, category-specific and domain specific ranking. In all, 4,867 applications for rankings were made by the total applicant institutions under various categories and domains. Continue Reading