Chennai Corpn holds meetings in zone 14 for effective garbage disposal

In order to bring awareness among residents on household waste management, the Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) has been conducting awareness campaigns since last month. Continue Reading

72-year-old Chennai artist also conducts online music classes

Proving that age is no bar for pursuing one’s passion and excelling in it, Govindaraj L (72), had his artworks on display at an exhibition in Egmore Railway Station recently. Continue Reading

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