ISRO to take up crucial soft landing process on Moon 7 Sept: Sivan

ISRO Chairman K Sivan said yesterday that the crucial process of taking up soft landing of the lander ‘Vikram’ onboard the Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft that is currently in the lunar orbit will be taken up in the early hours of 7 September. Continue Reading

Danish film festival in city from 24 April

Indo Cine Appreciation Foundation, Danish Film Institute, Royal Danish Embassy – New Delhi and Royal Danish Consulate – Chennai are organising a Danish film festival at Goethe-Institut No. 4, 5th Street, Rutland Gate here from 24 to 26 April. Continue Reading

Alapakkam Salai at Valasaravakkam being expanded to 4-laner

An official of the Highways Department, on condition of anonymity, said the widening project has been in the pipeline for quite sometime and it recently received administrative approval and expenditure sanction. Continue Reading

Street dogs more vulnerable to distemper, parvovirus, say experts

Activists state that the two viral conditions lead to 100 per cent mortality. To ensure the animals do not contract the viruses, Dinesh advises vaccinating stray animals once a year to provide immunity. Continue Reading

Anitha Guha, Gopika Varma awarded as Bharat Nrithya Utsav begins

Sri Parthasarathy Swami Sabha Dance festival – ‘Bharat Nrithya Utsav’ was inaugurated at Narada Gana Sabha, Alwarpet Saturday. The 53-day dance festival will conclude 10 March. Continue Reading