Doc emphasises preventive care for elderly people

“Preventive screenings and regular examination are of paramount importance for senior citizens. Once a person hits 50s, preventive care and regular follow-ups should not be ignored. These screenings help determine cholesterol levels, chances of heart problems, and breast cancer in women and prostate cancer in men,” suggested Manipal Hospitals Salem general medicine consultant, Dr M Arun Karthik. Continue Reading

US-India Constitutional law debate finals 14 September

More than 96 students representing various institutions in Chennai participated in the Comparative US-India Constitutional Law Debate conducted at the Tamilnadu Dr Ambedkar Law University (TNDALU) in Chennai recently. Continue Reading

Kovalam will produce international surfing champions: Jonty Rhodes

The seventh edition of Covelong Point surf, music and yoga festival kick started today at Kovalam and will feature local and international surfers for a three day competition. Continue Reading

84-year-old Chennaiite has Athi Varadar darshan for third time in her life

If Varadar wills it, I will have Athi Varadar darshan for a third time in my life, devoutly said N R Pankajam, a resident of Kodambakkam in Chennai in July. Her wish must have echoed where it should for she did have darshan of Athi Vardar for a third time in her lifetime in the same month. Continue Reading

Bodybuiler & Arjuna Awardee Bhaskaran shares his success story

S Bhaskaran (41), bodybuiler and a resident of MGR Nagar in K K Nagar will receive Arjuna Award, which is awarded to recognise outstanding achievement in sports, by the government of India. He is practicing the sport for more than 20 years. Continue Reading

Lakshmi Narayana Perumal Temple in Chennai has many specialities

A century old Bajanai Mandapam has been converted into a Perumal Temple at Pazhavanthangal. Lakshmi Narayana Perumal temple, located in College Road, though built in early 2000, has a historical significance. Continue Reading

CBI questions Chidambaram based on Indrani’s confession

CBI officials continued to question former Union Minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram for the third consecutive day today. Continue Reading

TN on high alert as Intel says 6 LeT men have entered State

The information given to the police officers is that the group consists of one Pakistani National and five Sri Lankan Tamil Muslims. The members had disguised themselves as Hindus with tilak/vibhuthi smeared on foreheads Continue Reading