Ever since the ecopark at Chetpet was thrown open to the public, it has enjoyed considerable patronage. The boating facility in particular, was a huge hit among elders and children alike. But of late, there were reports that it has been discontinued owing to various factors.
Cheteshwar Pujara defended team-mate Ravichandran Ashwin after a poor outing by the premier off-spinner left India with the possibility of facing a daunting task in the fourth Test against England here.
Amidst chirping birds and falling leaves, 14-year-old R Thushara, a class X student of PS Senior Secondary School presented a lively Mikeless Kutcheri at Nageswara Rao Park in Mylapore today, between 6.30 am and 7.30 am.
The meeting, the first such to be chaired by Stalin after he took over as pary chief on 28 August, assumes significance for various factors like the demand of his estranged brother M K Alagiri to re-admit him and his supporters into the DMK.
And it was a wonderful outing for India this edition as they ended up winning 69 medals – 15 gold, 24 silver and 30 bronze to surpass the medal count from 2010 Games in Guangzhou, China and match the gold medal tally from the first-ever Asian Games in 1951.