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

Shankar has been a rickshaw driver in Chennai for past 24 years

Cycle rickshaws were once upon a time a preferred mode of transport in the city. Over the years with the proliferation of auto rickshaws, rickshaws became a forgotten mode of transport, but in Mylapore, A Shankar, for 25 years now is still a rickshaw man. Continue Reading

Review: ‘Dear Comrade’ – Close to the heart

Bharath Kamma deserves applause for coming out with a film that talks about the need for every woman to have someone close to her as a Comrade in her life who supports her passion, fights for her right and makes her achieve her dreams and passion. Continue Reading

Varasiddhi Vinayagar Temple in Porur was built by Pandyas

Situated inside the IDPL Colony, the Vinayagar idol was formed naturally and the Pandyas built a mandapa around it and the idol was worshipped by the people. Continue Reading

Mandaveli residents take up wall-painting initiative at RK Mutt road

The members of the Thiruveedhi Amman Koil Street, Mandaveli and people living in the surrounding came together to beautify the RK Mutt road, by involving in a wall-painting initiative at Sringeri Mutt Road. Continue Reading

‘News Today’ takes a look at Yuvraj’s best bowling performances

That Yuvraj Singh was a flamboyant batsman who can also take the bowlers to the cleaners is well known. Throughout his career, the southpaw has produced many memorable knocks and had been India’s batting mainstay, especially in the limited overs format. However, it is also his left arm spin and fielding prowess that made him a complete cricketer. Continue Reading

Sivasakthi Vinayagar temple at Mandaveli is special for auto drivers

Situated in Mandaveli, earlier there was a small Vinayagar temple in the junction which was worshipped by the auto drivers from the nearby auto stand. As many people began worshipping the deity, the residents of the locality and the auto drivers decided to build a temple. Continue Reading

Temple built by Cholas in Pallikaranai was rebuilt in 21st century

Sri Adhipureeswarar Temple, located in Pallikaranai, is a temple of historical significance. Originally built by the Cholas, it turned to ruins and only during the late 1990s was rebuilt by the locals and is now a prominent temple in the locality. Continue Reading

PS High school reunion 16 June; former student recalls hey days

The students of the 1969 batch of the PS High school are an excited lot as they are about to celebrate their golden jubilee, since passing out of the school. The reunion will be organised by the school itself on its premises 16 June. Continue Reading