Key roads in T Nagar to get more facilities under Smart City Project

After working on the renovation of various parks, the ongoing Pedestrian Plaza and multi-level parking facility, the Chennai Smart City Limited (CSCL), is all set to upgrade four main roads and 14 feeder streets in T Nagar, under the Smart City project. Continue Reading

Free Sahasranama classes conducted in Chennai

Thanks to Chennai Group of Sri Vishnu Sahasranama Mandalis functioning at Cart Track Road, several residents learn to chant Vishnu Sahasranama at locations like Venkatanarayana Road, Madley Road and Mahalingapuram in Chennai free of cost. Continue Reading

NGO organises reading classes for visually-challenged

Karna Vidya, an NGO at T Nagar, has been the guiding light in the lives of visually-challenged persons, for a long time now. Conducting reading classes for the community, the organisation has also helped many achieve in their chosen streams. Continue Reading

Chennai girl bags gold at National Athletics event

In a matter of pride to the neighbourhood, R Giridharini, a class 12 student of Vidyodaya Girls Higher Secondary School in T Nagar, has bagged the gold medal in the 100 meters sprint event, conducted by the Federation of Indian Schools at Gujarat, recently. Continue Reading

Police officer in Chennai to receive President’s Medal

In what is a matter of pride to the neighbourhood, a senior police officer, K Sankara Subramanian, a longtime resident of Lake View Road, Chennai, is all set to receive the prestigious President of India’s Police Medal, for his outstanding services in the department. Continue Reading

Small bus introduced from T Nagar to Mylapore

Ever since the route 12C connecting T Nagar with Mylapore discontinued, there was a constant demand from both residents and commuters, to provide another service apart from route 5B, to the neighbourhood of Mylapore. Continue Reading

Commuters seek quick completion of Pedestrian Plaza work

The work for the much-awaited Pedestrian Plaza project, under the Smart City initiative, is under progress, with commuters and shoppers urging the civic body to complete the same by March, as was declared by the Commissioner of Corporation, a couple of months ago. Continue Reading

Chennai youth wins at World Body Building event in Thailand

In an example of braving all odds to succeed, V Saravana Kumar (22), a resident of Mambalam in the city, had recently bagged the sixth rank in the senior men category (75 kg) at the World Body Building event held at Thailand. Continue Reading

Complete Pedestrian Plaza work at T Nagar: Public to Corpn

The work for the much-awaited Pedestrian Plaza project, under the Smart City initiative, is under progress, with commuters and shoppers urging the civic body to complete the same by March, as was declared by the Commissioner of Corporation, a couple of months ago. Continue Reading

Thiruvarur Bhaktavatchalam crosses 50 years milestone

Here is mridanga vidwan Thiruvarur Bhaktavatchalam who begun to play the instrument at a very young age and crossed the milestone of fifty years. He will be conferred with Maharajapuram Viswanathan Iyer Memorial Golden Jubilee award for Pakkavadiyam on 3 January. Continue Reading