Mani Rao

WORLDS IN TEXTS It all comes together in religion for me: history, sociology, psychology, communication, mythology, anthropology, neuroscience ... and poetry: for all the religious texts, the Koran, Bible and Vedas ... are poems.

Sunday, 30 May, 2010, 12:00am

Style meter


Built-in layers

Think skimpy dresses with tees sewn to them. Stylish and wearable.

Madras fabric

Cool and chic for the summer. Go for separates such as shirts and skirts.

Ripped or well-worn clothing

20 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Chiu's heroics not enough to secure title

Asian junior champion Rebecca Chiu Wing-yin defeated arch-rival Leong Siu Lynn of Malaysia for the second time in a week at the Asian Junior Championships in Madras yesterday.

But it wasn't enough as defending champions Hong Kong were beaten 2-1 by Malaysia for the girls' team title.

25 Feb 1997 - 12:00am

KLM to launch Madras cargo run

KLM Cargo, the Dutch airline's cargo division, will inaugurate a weekly air freight service between Amsterdam and Madras in southern India tomorrow.

The new service supplements the cargo capacity on KLM's seven Boeing 747 weekly round-trip services to Bombay, Calcutta and Delhi.

8 Sep 1995 - 12:00am