Pavithra Jayshankar is a multi-faceted person

Donning a black and white dress and moving across in a wheelchair, Pavithra Jayshankar, a resident of Chitlapakkam and a polio survivor took everyone by surprise by being part of the Guinness World Record Attempt of doing ramp walk for 48 hours. The multi-faceted person runs her own YouTube channel called justbelieve, where she up loads videos about adaptive clothing and her lifestyle. Continue Reading

Foreshore Estate fishermen up in arms

The Madras High Court recently directed the State government as well as the Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) to consider reconstructing a road connecting Pattinapakkam to Besant Nagar. Continue Reading

Bridge to connect Besant Nagar with Marina Loop Road.

The Broken Bridge at Besant Nagar is popular for a lot of reasons. The facility which once connected Besant Nagar beach with the Foreshore Estate beach, and helped fishermen commute, collapsed in 1977 during a flood. Continue Reading

Marathon and cyclothon to create environmental awareness

Rotary Club of Madras Heritage in association with CK Motors organised a marathon and a cyclothon in the city today. Continue Reading

Power shutdown in Chennai 8 August

Power supply will be suspended in the following areas tomorrow (Thursday, 8 August) between 9 am and 5 pm for maintenance work. The power supply will resume if the works are completed earlier. Continue Reading

Power shutdown in Chennai 6 August

TANGEDCO has announced that electricity supply will be suspended in a few places in the city, Tuesday, from 9 am to 4 pm for maintenance work. According to a press release, the power supply will be resumed even before 4 pm if the works are completed. Continue Reading

Sixteen artists to hold show at Besant Nagar in Chennai

A group of 16 senior artists are exhibiting their paintings in different subjects at Besant Nagar on 9 and 10 March. A press release said, the event titled ‘Chennai ‘N’ Vannangal’ will have 150 to 200 paintings on display. Continue Reading