Chennaiite recollects his first Independence Day memory

“The first Independence Day is still fresh in my mind. It was a wonderful morning, where houses at my street in Tirupur were decorated with colourful flowers. Women were seen drawing rangolis and tri-colour flags were hoisted in every household. Patriotic songs were played through speakers as well,” recollects Krishnamurthy. Continue Reading

Chennaiite talks about his tryst with Kalaignar Karunanidhi

“He was an MLA and popular playwright when the shoot of ‘Puthumai Pithan’ was on. I met him face-to-face for the first time at the shooting spot. Director T R Ramanna introduced me as an actor playing the role of ‘Nallannan’ in the movie. He gave me my dialogues and watched how I performed. At the end of the shoot, he appreciated me for acting well.” Continue Reading

Traffic lights in Chennai to be on always, say commuters

Being one of the busiest stretches in the area, the flow of vehicles here is high. Senior citzens find it difficult to cross the road since the signals always remain turned off. Continue Reading

Panchayat school in Chennai suburan area spoiled by miscreats

Last year, a trust named Arulmigu Kalasalingam College of Engineering 90 Idhayam Trust (AKCE-90) adopted the school and provided them with basic facilities. They had levelled the playground, repaired water taps and the sewage system. But their work has gone in vain, said students. Continue Reading

Danseuse in Chennai suburb tells more about her passion

Not only does she dance, Sridevi has other talents too. She secured 98 per cent in her State Board exams and also secured sixth place at the State-level chess tournament held in 2010. Continue Reading