When Madras surrendered…….

9th September is the 271st anniversary of the only time in history  Madras was taken by an enemy. Madras- the jewel of the Coramandel coast was constantly in the roving eyes of the enemy. Surprisingly its six metre high walls restricted the adversary quite competently for long. Unable to breach them HyderAli even tried to…

The Madras day quiz

Now, all you Madras buffs get going and cracking! Send in your response and contact number: chennaitimes@timesgroup.com . The first three all-correct replies will win exciting prizes. Answers to this quiz, along with the names of the three quiz winners, will be published tomorrow, in our edition dated August 23, 2017. The Madras day Quiz is…