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Body of work The IITs are a magnet to the best and the brightest minds. Above, aeronautics models at IIT Madras.
Order, what order? The Madras HC
Madras, India’s first modern metropolis, took shape around Fort St George. These old photographs from the above book looks at a colonial city in full flow through its architectur...
India Song An elephant on a raft, on its way to the shore, circa 1890. Col Edward Balfour founded the Madras zoo in 1855.
When in Madras... A colonial tea party is served with a somewhat unusual
accompaniment—live Carnatic music
Main street A view of Mount Road with the Round Tana (from ‘thana’, or police station). The domed pavilion is in the Indo-Saracenic style.
The span of Madras harbour—India’s second-largest port—in 1911.
Feb 10, ’52 India wins its first Test at the Chepauk against England
Spot Them If You Can
Pratap Pothen - Actor, C.D. Gopinath - Cricketer, C.T. Kurien - Professor of economics, R. Velu - Former railways minister, Prakash Karat - CPI(M)...
Bhaskar Ramamurthi, Director, IIT Madras, Chennai
Mission education An NPTEL class in progress at IIT Madras
Word war An anti-Hindi protest in Madras
College students get their faces painted with colours depicting the theme of 'Heritage of Chennai' during 'Madras Day' celebrations in Chennai.
A combo picture showing Madras City of past and present. The city completed its 372nd foundation anniversary.