Chennai writer-cum-publisher speaks about eroding reading habits

Technology advancement and social media – two reasons behind the eroding reading habits among the people – and it should be revived starting from the school level, said author, translator and publisher M Natarajan. Continue Reading

‘I want to see SK direct a movie soon,’ says Kalyani Priyadarshan

After debuting in Hello opposite Akhil Akkineni in Telugu, Kalyani Priyadarshan is making her foray in Tamil with Hero opposite Sivakarthikeyan. Born to veteran filmmaker Priyadarsan and Malayalam actress Lissy, Kalyani speaks to News Today about the movie, from working behind the camera to silver screen, nepotism and more.
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Review: ‘Irandam Ulagaporin Kadaisi Gundu’ – Worth the blast

Neelam Production’s second venture Irandam Ulagaporin Kadaisi Gundu directed by debutatnt Athiyan Athirai is all about labour exploitation in scrapyard, long lasting effects of World War 2, discrimination, love, labour unions, betrayal and more. Continue Reading

Five Sub-Registrar offices to move to Nolambur

Citizens Guardians, an NGO has requested the government not to shift five Sub-Registrar’s office to Nolambur.
The offices at Ashok Nagar, Virugambakkam, Kodambakkam, Anna Nagar and Villivakkam are to be shifted as the government plans to integrate them at Nolambur.

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Road trips made easy for Chennaiites

The Road Trips Co(RTC) is a group of passionate travellers including solo-trippers, families, motorcyclists and other individuals who come together for on-road experiences. The community which was first started in Mumbai is now present in over 18 cities making weekends and holidays, fun and exciting. Continue Reading

Govt playground cries for attention

Government playground at 9th Avenue, Ashok Nagar is not maintained properly for more than 10 years and residents are tired of complaining to the Greater Chennai Corporation and local MLA. Continue Reading

Ashok Nagar Library : Churning out civil servants

The Ashok Nagar Circle library not only caters to general public, but also plays an important role in churning out future civil servants. Aspirants are utilising the library where it has a separate section for civil service examinations and other TNPSC exams. Continue Reading