madras : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a state in southeastern India on the Bay of Bengal (south of Andhra Pradesh); formerly Madras
- n a city in Tamil Nadu on the Bay of Bengal; formerly Madras
- n a light patterned cotton cloth
News & Articles
- 2 Ore. men sentenced in Seattle man's death
MADRAS, Ore. (AP) — Two central Oregon men have each been sentenced to 24 years in prison for the beating death of a Seattle fisherman whose body was found in May 2012 near Warm Springs, Ore. KTVZ-TV reports (http://is.gd/76jWo2 ) that Circuit Judge Annette Hillman imposed the sentences Tuesday on 24-year-old Steven Neal Anderson Jr. and 32-year-old James Ryan Johnson in the killing of Dennis ...
June 12, 2013 - The Wenatchee World
- Prineville man, 75, dies in Highway 26 crash
A 75-year-old Prineville man at the wheel of a 2002 Porsche 911 convertible passed his son's car at a high rate of speed on Highway 26 between Madras and Prineville Sunday afternoon, lost control and it rolled several times, killing him, Oregon State Police reported.
June 10, 2013 - KTVZ Bend
- Ad of the Day: Oscar Mayer
For their upcoming Hallmark holiday, the fathers of the world do not want a Rubik's Cube pencil holder, a madras button-down shirt or a leather six-pack holder (that's for poseurs). What will bring a tear of gratitude to their eyes? Pork! Oscar Mayer knows this, and has launched "Say It With Bacon," a campaign that's a frame-for-frame homage to smarmy jewelry commercials, right down to the ...
June 6, 2013 - AdWeek
- BN Srikrishna in Hindu
Justice Srikrishna said: "My view, albeit prima facie, is that the soft-pedalling policy followed by the Madras High Court judges has led to the present piquant situations. The lawyers appear to have been encouraged by the wrong signals sent out and...
- Nelly Furtado in American Digital Networks (press release)
As the clock closed on midnight, Rahman, also known as the "Mozart from Madras , got the crowd into the party spirit with his all-time hit Humma Humma as well as his Oscar-nominated single Khalbali. Thank you Nokia for making this happen. I have...
- Hamid Karzai in New York Times
It is a well-earned triumph for justice, law and democracy. From now on police officials will think twice before breaking the law anywhere - especially within the precincts of the Madras High Court. Heeding the judges' request to return to work,... Velupillai Prabhakaran http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Velupillai_Prabhakaran&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNEmqMTyLJNGFDah02a2vYGMM0xcLA Express Buzz http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.expressbuzz.com/edition/story.aspx%3FTitle%3DMadras%2BHC%2Bsuspect%2Btwo%2Btop%2Bcops%3B%2Blawyers%2Bto%2Bresume%2Bwork%26artid%3DeymPOIx/YLc%3D%26SectionID%3DlifojHIWDUU%3D%26MainSectionID%3DlifojHIWDUU%3D%26Section Mar 18, 2009
60290 80507 madrasa Today we are facing a hard fact, that is a Muslim child was sent to madrasa to learn Islamic subjects, but the enemies of Afghanistan misled him toward suicide and prepared him to die and kill," Mr. Karzai told reporters at the presidential...