Home in Chennai celebrates 40th anniversary

The 40th anniversary of SOS Children’s Villages – Chatnath Homes in East Tambaram was celebrated recently. There are 173 children under the care of the village. And another 475 children are being supported through family strengthening programme. Continue Reading

History graduate from Chennai turns skating coach

Meet S Palanivel, a skating coach from Chitlapakkam, who has been training students for close to a decade now. Recently, two of his students, Karthika and Bhuvaneswari, had won bronze medals in the National-level competition held at Visakhapatnam. Continue Reading

Tree leads to construction of Amman temple at Chitlapakkam

It is a fact that temple trees (sthala vrikshas) are an important part of any temple. But here is a special tree that became the main reason behind the construction of a temple. Continue Reading

Cut-and-cover work on to prevent flooding at Tambaram

The Rs 96 crore cut-and-cover project announced by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami last year, that began recently, came to a pause and resumed later. It was initially announced to control the flooding of Chitlappakam by Selaiyur lake. Continue Reading

Suburban resident to combine Tamil & dance for her thesis

Her passion even motivated her to learn Bharatanatyam and start her own dance school. Now, she wants to do research on the link between Tamil literature and the classical art form of Bharatanatyam for her doctorate. Continue Reading