Class 6 student wins Vishnu Sahasranamam recitation contest

G Pranav, a class six student of Vidya Mandir, Mylapore, and resident of C-3, Indiradevi Apartments, 20 Gopalakrishnan Street, participated and won the first prize in a Vishnu Sahasranamam recitation competition, conducted by Nungambakkam Seva Samajam, recently. Continue Reading

Kathadi Ramamurthy presented with lifetime achievement award

As part of Rotary Club of Chennai Towers’ vocational service, every year, candidates excelling in selective fields are coveted with awards for their contribution to the society. For this year, the lifetime achievement award was conferred on the theatre doyen, Kathadi Ramamurthy. Continue Reading

Two new buildings to be opened at VIT tomorrow

Two new buildings, a 13-floor hostel block named after former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and a five-floor academic block named after Mahatma Gandhi will be dedicated at the Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) tomorrow. Continue Reading

Mridanga Vidwan M Rajappa Iyer’s anniversary day fete held in Chennai

Layodaya, a mridangam school operating from various centres in Chennai, recently conducted its 12th year Gurusmaranam Day, on the anniversary of its founder Mridanga Vidwan, Kumbakonam M Rajappa Iyer, who was the asthana vidwan of the Kanchi Kamakoti Peetam. Continue Reading

Chennai’s Ambattur needs to get rid of illegal parking, encroachments

When ‘News Today’ took a stroll down the neighbourhood, the issue was found to be prevalent in almost all areas, apart from ones that have a good residents welfare association (RWA) that runs by a set of rules Continue Reading