‘Good Morning Coach’

“In India, there are over 60 grandmasters in Chess, currently. The number is low when compared to Russia and other such countries. All I aim is to increase this number and produce some qualifies chess grandmasters to our country,” says Jebastin, a resident of Porur. Continue Reading

Chennaiite Mathevan’s poetry is a Tamil lover’s delight

If you are a lover of Tamil, then Enakkena Oru Vaanam authored by Chirappalli Mathevan is one not to be missed. Born in Thazhakudi, Kanyakumari district, Mathevan spent most of his life in Tiruchi, now settled in Chennai, the author has penned a number of short poems in this book. Continue Reading

Chennaiite teaches different art forms to neighbourhood children

Anita (30), who gave up her job as an animation designer after her marriage, spends her quality time by teaching drawing and other art forms to the residents in Porur, Chennai. Currently, she is training 300 children at her centre. Continue Reading

Plastic bags slowly make a comeback in Chennai locality

It’s been over one month since the plastic ban was passed by the Tamilnadu government and News Today made a visit to various shopping areas in the neighbourhood, especially the Porur market, to learn how far the rule is being effectively followed by shopkeepers. Continue Reading