Former Maldives VP reaches TN via sea, denied entry

Ahmed Adheeb Abdul Ghafoor, who was the former Vice President of Maldives, was denied from entering India after he reached the country via sea route without any valid document. Continue Reading

Chennai mental health institute gets machine to make sanitary napkins

In a bid to create a source of income for the inmates at Institute of Mental Health (IMH), Kilpauk, Lennox International, a US-based company, donated a sanitary pad making machine for the female enclosure Wednesday. Continue Reading

Huge crowd throngs Athi Varadar temple on Ekadasi day (video)

Devotees gathered in large numbers in Kanchipuram to offer prayers to Athi Varadar with today being auspicious Ekadesi day.  Continue Reading

Day 27: Saturday brings droves of devotees for Athi Varadar darshan (video)

The beautiful Athi Varadar deity was adorned with light green silk with an enhancing zari border. Though varieties of flowers were used to add to Lord Athi Varadar’s charm, the rose garland that covers His whole body needs special mention. Continue Reading

Day 26: Athi Varadar gives darshan in dry fruits crown in Kanchi (video)

What made the alankaram awesome today was that a long crown made of dry fruits like badam, pista, cardamom and black currants. Another remarkable feature was the vettiver garland enclosed in  pearls. Continue Reading

Day 25 of Athi Varadar darshan: Devotees brave rain, throng Kanchi (video)

Every day, the deity is decked up in beautiful silk robes and several flower garlands. Today it was a light yellow silk robe with a beautiful green zari border. Continue Reading

Day 24: Athi Varadar darshan in standing posture from 1 Aug (video)

It was just as beautiful a sight as in the past 23 days of Athi Varadar drashan. Today, the 24th day of darshan, the Lord was decked up in a resplendent yellow robe that had a shining blue border. Continue Reading

Rajini, Kamal invited for unveiling of Karunanidhi statue at Murasoli office

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will unveil the statue of the leader at the Murasoli office at Kodambakkam in Chennai, 7 August.  Continue Reading