Chennaiite to organise traditional games fest for children

“The motor skills coordination aids in child development. For instance, when the child holds the tamarind seeds in his/her palms while playing pallanguzhi, it improves the fine and gross motor skills. Similarly, five stones game enhances gross motor skills and aids in hand-eye coordination,” Continue Reading

Frequent power cut in Nanganallur irks residents

Since the past few days, there has been frequent power outage reported in places like Lakshmi Nagar, Balaji Nagar and other parts of Nanganallur. Residents state that the electricity supply was erratic during the brief spell that the neighbourhood witnessed recently. Continue Reading

Newly opened clinic at RGGGH addresses third gender issues

Aishwarya M, a transwoman from Tondiarpet, now heaves a sigh of relief, for she does not have to worry about being stuck with a quack for undergoing sex reassignment surgery. Continue Reading

Chennai Club helps people ace English

A speaker concludes her table-topic speech, an evaluator scrutinises the content and a grammarian gives feedback. This is a typical scene witnessed in our neighbourhood’s Toastmasters Club which was started in October 2018. Continue Reading

Govt schools give tough competition to private institutions

Computer labs and smart classrooms are no more a thing only in private schools. For, State-run institutions are making headway since the past one year to be on a par with their private counterparts in terms of offering quality education and extracurricular activities. Continue Reading

21 doctors in fray in TN for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Tamilnadu has a name for itself in mixing cinema with politics. In a new trend, the parties are mixing medicine with politics: Yes, 21 doctors are contesting the coming general elections. Continue Reading