Chennai Marathon sparks the soul of namma ooru

On 6 January, at 5 am, 19,000 Chennaiites, in green-tees, flooded the streets by the gates of YMCA at Nandanam for the 10-km run. Energy, laughter, songs filled the atmosphere. As the clock moved towards 6 am, the crowds swelled. Waves of laughter, shouts of encouragement, runners taking selfies multiplied. Continue Reading

Year-ender: Books that caught readers’ attention in 2018

Several writers rocked the world with powerful narrative, ideas, wisdom as their creative skill left a spell across the literary kingdom. News Today brings a list of books that stood out in 2018. Continue Reading

Chennaiite cycles all the way from France to TN

Jaya, who works at the National Railway Company in Paris for the past 12 years, decided to take a break and visit his grandfather in Chennai and other relatives at Puducherry. He cycled all the way from Paris, covering over 7920 km. Continue Reading