This startup uses board games to reduce workplace stress

For some, its joy. For others, it’s just a daily routine to survive. People who work at firms where the stakes are high to always deliver a good performance are prone to succumb to stress. Continue Reading

Canadian bizman plays hero to Syrians, speaks of work ethics

I’ll be honest. I had never heard of Jim Estill until I stumbled upon a Facebook video about his incredible altruistic deed. Jim has spent over $ 1.5 million to help 50 Syrian refugee families resettle in Canada. Continue Reading

IIT-M alumni start-up creates India’s first 3D printed structure

Tvasta, an initiative by four IIT-Madras alumni, Adithya V S, Parivarthan Reddy, Santhosh Kumar and C Vidyashankar, made history when they developed India’s first 3D printing construction technology and went on to build the country’s first 3D printed structure. Continue Reading

Chennaiite honoured with Distinguished Toastmaster award

Chennaiite V N Subramanian, a resident of Mylapore for the past 30 years, can add another feather to his cap as he was recently awarded the Distinguished Toastmaster award, the highest recognition by Toastmasters International 13 October. Continue Reading

IRCTC gears up to serve hygienic food in Indian trains

Sources say that food will be prepared from the base kitchens set up at railway stations and then sent to the pantry cars. Hence, cooking at pantry cars will gradually reduce. Continue Reading

Roads choke with traffic as people return to Chennai after Deepavali

Chennai was hit by heavy traffic at several major areas as people returned to the city after celebrating Deepavali in their native towns. Sources said over 10 lakh people had commuted from Chennai to various parts of the State between 2 and 5 November. Continue Reading