Therapist-cum-author in Chennai wins Kalaimamani

Being a Carnatic vocal artiste, for she is a music therapist and works extensively with autistic children. Recognising her accomplishments, she was awarded with ‘Kalaimamani’ in vocal category. Continue Reading

Chennaiite makes it big in African ‘Comrades Marathon’

A resident of Lakshmi Nagar, Nanganallur Manikandan Sivagurunathan Narayanaswamy is not a regular techie. Beating the sedentary lifestyle, he is a marathon freak. What began with a personal feat, took him places; he won the bronze medal in Comrades Marathon held in South Africa recently clocking it in 10 hours and seven seconds and he did it barefoot. Continue Reading

Adambakkam residents perform last rites of unclaimed corpses

At an age and time, little do we think about homeless people and those in need. But going a step ahead, a few Adambakkam residents perform last rites of unclaimed corpses and for those who cannot afford to do so in the city through Thiruvanmiyur-based Anatha Pretha Kainkarya Trust (APKT). Continue Reading