31-years later, Paulo Coelho’s The Alchemist continues to inspire readers

Over the past three decades since the day of its launch, The Alchemist has been translated in 80 languages, has won 115 internationally-acclaimed awards, has stayed on chart of The New York Times Bestseller List and has sold over 150 million copies. Continue Reading

Simple makeup mistakes to avoid when perfecting your elegance

We have read a lot about applying make-over, but little do we pay attention to the mistakes we do in the process. From using in excess to choosing the wrong shade of foundation, we have all been there and done that. Here is a listicle from News Today about the errors we commit. Continue Reading

A simple guide for women to choose the right footwear

A chic dress, check; perfect hair-do, check and make-up on point, check. Next comes the most challenging part of dressing up – selecting the footwear. If you are befuddled to pick one from the huge collections that you have stocked up, fret not, here’s a News Today guide to select the right footwear. Continue Reading

75-year-old in Chennai belongs to first few groups of digital artists

‘News Today’ speaks to T C A Gopalakrishnan, a septuagenarian and autodidact, who belongs to the period when the art form underwent renaissance and also exhibited his digital art when it was still in the nascent stage. Continue Reading

Chennai leads in kids with blood cancer

Chennai has the highest number of childhood cancer incidence in Tamilnadu and also in south of India. Across India, the city ranks second, only next to New Delhi. Continue Reading

Work begins to mark Adambakkam lake boundaries

The seven-year struggle to restore and rejuvenate Adambakkam Lake is finally beginning to pay off. The Public Works’ Department (PWD) has taken efforts to mark the boundaries along the Inner Ring Road bridge and is soon learnt to kick-start the deepening and desilting process. Continue Reading

Plastic countdown: 2 lakh workers to be hit

Since the time the plastic ban was announced by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, several people have been coming up with bio-plastics as an alternative. Continue Reading

Will garbage pile up in Chennai suburbs?

Garbage disposal problems in the suburban areas got reduced considerably after the waste management plant at Vengadamangalam became functional a few years ago. Continue Reading