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  • Extracting methane

    Extracting methane

    The research is being headed by Jitendra Sangwai, professor (petroleum engineering), department of ocean engineering, IIT-Madras, who studies state of-art processes used to recover crude oil from offshore reservoirs in India, and includes research scholars Pawan Gupta and Vishnu C.

    June 26, 2019
  • Not a wandering voice

    Not a wandering voice

    ON April 1, as I was sipping my morning coffee, I heard someone imitating the call of the Indian cuckoo (Cuculus micropterous) repeatedly, and was astonished by the sheer whimsy of the performance-imagine anyone imitating a forest-loving bird in the heart of congested Madras! The imitation was good, so good in fact that I would …

    February 18, 2018
  • Madras HC dismisses plea to disqualify key candidates

    Madras HC dismisses plea to disqualify key candidates

    The Madras High Court on Thursday dismissed as not maintainable a plea for disqualifying candidates of AIADMK and DMK and Independent TTV Dhinakaran in the RK Nagar Assembly by-poll for their alleged electoral malpractices during the earlier cancelled by-election. A bench comprising justices TS Sivagnanam and K Ravichandrabaabu dismissed the plea by BSP candidate for …

    December 14, 2017