Delhi violence: People picking up pieces amid tight security

A week after the communal violence in northeast Delhi, the residents are slowly picking up the pieces as the government’s relief and rehabilitation measures have kicked in amid tight vigil by security forces. Continue Reading

Sri Sarada Navarathri to be held in Chennai temple from 29 Sep to 8 Oct

The 21st year Sri Sarada Navarathri will be performed with Sri Dasa Maha Vidya Moola Manthra Samputita Nithya Mangala Chandi Maha Yagnam from 29 September to 8 October at Chennai Om Sri Skandasramam, Mahalakshmi Nagar. Continue Reading

Mylapore residents paint walls of OSR Park in Ramakrishna Nagar

The residents of RK Nagar have joined hands in a bid to make their neighbourhood clean and in a first, they have painted the walls of OSR Park in RK Nagar, to spur development activities as a community. Continue Reading

Adyar Theosophical Academy in Chennai imparts education with a difference

Greenery all around, not a tinge of artificiality anywhere. No colourful plastic balls or metal monkey bars. Instead, children here visit spot orchards and Vandalur zoo. Continue Reading

Contest for youngsters at Dr MGR-Janaki College 10 Oct

Dr MGR-Janaki College of Arts and Science for Women, in celebration of the exemplary virtues of former Chief Minister M G Ramachandran, invites school and college students to participate in oratorical, essay, poetry and dumb charades competitions in Tamil, besides painting and Rangoli contests. Continue Reading

Overflowing garbage bin a cause for concern at Eri Scheme

One can come across garbage dumps on streets, be it bins overflowing or waste dumped in the vicinity. But, when this reporter spotted an overflowing dustbin at First Main Road, Eri Scheme, Mugappair West, spreading out all along the road, the scene was unbearable. Continue Reading