Latest Tamil Nadu Stories

2014-04-08 08:36:11

Professor Cohen-Tannoudji inspires VIT University students with a presentation on atoms and light VELLORE, India, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today introduced Professor Claude Cohen-Tannoudji, Nobel laureate in physics, to the students and faculty of Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), India, as part of its global Honeywell Initiative for Science & Engineering (HISE). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140408/NY97858 Professor Cohen-Tannoudji...

2014-02-27 04:21:24

MUMBAI, SIVAGANGA, India and DALLAS, February 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Aegis Limited, a global outsourcing and technology services company, today officially inaugurated its newest center in Sivaganga in Tamil Nadu, India. This experience center was inaugurated by the honorable Union Finance Minister - Shri. P. Chidambaram, in the presence of Essar officials. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120710/NY37889LOGO) Shri P. Chidambaram, Union Finance...

2014-02-25 08:24:56

Innovative Business Model Helps India Businesses Safely Invest in Solar While Driving Growth for SunEdison CHENNAI, India and BELMONT, Calif., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SunEdison (NYSE: SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced that it has commenced full-time operations at its 18 MW (megawatt) Tirunelveli solar power plant in Tamil Nadu. The park is designed to help commercial and industrial businesses easily own a...

2013-11-26 23:20:38

New market research report “Opportunity in Gherkins Industry in India – 2013” drawn up by Feedback Consulting has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. London, UK (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Due to favourable agro-climatic conditions as well as surplus labour, India has a great potential to produce high quality gherkins all year round and has huge exports capacity. Gherkins production in the country is concentrated in three southern districts – Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh...

2012-07-06 23:02:36

The Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) named two of Design Impact´s projects as finalists in the 2012 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) competition. Cincinnati, OH (PRWEB) July 06, 2012 Design Impact announced today that two of their social design projects were named as finalists in the Social Design Category of IDSA´s 2012 International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) competition. The Erikoodu (“burning nest”) Smokeless Charcoal Briquette...

2012-05-08 23:01:41

On 2 May 2012 in Chennai, India, Lenin Karuppan, key accused in the March 2010 conspiracy against Paramahamsa Nithyananda, was denied bail by the Principal Sessions Judge, Chennai in the extortion and blackmail case [Crime no. 782 / 2011] filed against him by one of the administrators of Nithyananda Dhyanapeetam. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) May 07, 2012 It may be recalled that Lenin Karuppan was arrested on 14th March this year by the CBCID Tamilnadu, India and remanded to judicial...

2011-06-08 14:15:00

COIMBATORE, India and ARMONK, N.Y., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced the opening of a new branch office in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu as part of the company's continued geographic expansion initiative to increase its presence in key growth markets and support its global growth strategy. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) Today IBM is one of the top technology companies operating in India and the largest IT services provider in the domestic...

2011-05-24 07:00:00

NEW DELHI, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Evader, Inc. (Pink Sheets: EVDR); www.evadercorp.com, subsidiary ASCC Construction, one of India's largest builders, has submitted a tender for an Road Construction project in the state of Tamil Nadu estimated to be worth $ 110 million USD as a part of National Highways Development Programme - Phase III. (NHDP - III.). This is one of the most prestigious projects for National Highways. It comprises Independent Engineer services for two-laning with...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'