Freedom fighter T C Krishnamurthy was a recipient of Thaamirapathiram

With India’s 73rd Independence Day nearing, News Today meets Chakrapani, a resident of the neighbourhood, who shared the memories of his freedom fighter father T C Krishnamurthy. Continue Reading

Chennai lake serves as model waterbody to activists of other States

Did you know that social activists from Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala and Maharashtra were inspired by the work done at Madipakkam Ayyappa Nagar Lake? Continue Reading

Chennaiite talks about how to successfully harvest rainwater

Though the harvesting system was made compulsory in the State more than a decade ago, people in general believe it is a tedious and a pricey process. However, Dr Parthasarathy, a resident of Madipakkam, says otherwise. Continue Reading

Vintage jewellery exhibition breathes life into age-old designs

Leading jewellery brand Prince Jewellery has organised the 20th edition of its annual exhibition ‘Ancient secrets’. Exclusive for vintage jewellery, the exhibition started on Friday in the city. Continue Reading

Encroachments at Medavakkam Main Road irk commuters

If you look at the stretch from Vanuvampet to Kumaran theatre, the road is wide and motorable. Whereas the other part of the Medavakkam Main Road, from Kumaran theatre to Keelkattalai bus terminus, the busy road is always jam-packed as half of the road is taken by encroachments and for parking. Continue Reading