Former CEC talks about VVPAT, bribing of voters & social media campaigns

“If any voter finds anything wrong in the slip, a complaint can be made to the Election Officer immediately. But, if the complaint is not proper, there is a provision to initiate action against the voter concerned.” Continue Reading

New platform at Mambalam Railway Station helps many

A new platform set up by the authorities at Mambalam Railway Station, is garnering praise from one-and-all.
According to sources, “The facility with features like three entry points (including ramp for seniors and physically- challenged), helps to ease the congestion during peak hours, apart from assisting women board their trains without any hassles.” Continue Reading

Police officer in Chennai to receive President’s Medal

In what is a matter of pride to the neighbourhood, a senior police officer, K Sankara Subramanian, a longtime resident of Lake View Road, Chennai, is all set to receive the prestigious President of India’s Police Medal, for his outstanding services in the department. Continue Reading

Thiruvarur Bhaktavatchalam crosses 50 years milestone

Here is mridanga vidwan Thiruvarur Bhaktavatchalam who begun to play the instrument at a very young age and crossed the milestone of fifty years. He will be conferred with Maharajapuram Viswanathan Iyer Memorial Golden Jubilee award for Pakkavadiyam on 3 January. Continue Reading

Vocalist Seetha Narayanan is flooded with awards & accolades

Seetha Narayanan is credited to have learnt bhajans of Tulsidas, Meera and Surdas under the guidance of gurus Chandrakant Apte and B Rama Murthy Rao, apart from travelling widely across the world staging concerts, lecture demos and providing training sessions to youngsters. Continue Reading