Madras, acquired its name from Madraspattinam which is a fishing village situated to the north of Fort St. George. There are various versions related to the…
In 1931, Albert Einstein wrote to Mohandas K. Gandhi to express his great admiration for the Indian leader’s methods. Translated from German, the letter reads in part: "You have shown through your works, that it is possible to succeed without violence even with those who have not discarded the method of violence."
Madras Veterinary College: ‘Every thing starts small’ is a phrase most suited to the 129-year-old Madras Veterinary College (MVC), which was started as a small dispensary to treat horses in Saidapet. In 1900, the dispensary moved to its present location in Vepery. Three years later, the institution started offering certificate courses in animal husbandry.