Sathya Narayanan to present mikeless kutcheri in a park this Sunday

As part of the monthly Sunday Kutcheri in the Park organised by Sundaram Finance, 14 year old M. Sathya Narayanan, a class X student of The Hindu Sr. Sec School, Triplicane will present a mikeless concert on Nov. 1, 2016 between 7 »

Closing the tap – an initiative towards better waste management


The idea behind closing the tap is actually a story; if your house is flooded due to an over flow of water what would you do? Close the tap first? Or would you clean up the wet area in your house?
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Navarathri music concerts in park by young artistes

As part of the Navarathri celebrations, Sundaram Finance will organise a three-day Kutcheri in the Park between Oct 16 and 18 at the Chess Square of the Nageswara Rao Park in Mylapore.

On Oct. 16 morning, 14 year old Purva Dhanashree Cotah »

YOCee ePaper – Oct.11 to 24, 2015

The ePaper for the fortnight Oct.11 to 24, 2015.

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Goats fight and traffic halts


At 12.10 p.m. around noon in 28th Cross Street of Indira Nagar, people heard of goat’s bleat and sound of crashing, beating and honking. When they came out to the road and to their balconies to see what was happening, they stopped »

Experience the joy of giving this week


Daan Utsav also called as ‘Joy of Giving week’ is observed every year from October 2 to October 8. Started in the year 2009, this effort has reached more than 150 cities in India. It is a volunteer-driven initiative that encourages people »

Storytelling: Smartest Giant in Town – Oct. 2, 2015


Once Upon a Time is conducting a storytelling session on Julia Donaldson’s Smartest Giant in Town on Oct. 2, 2015. At Kavitha Aunty’s Storytelling space at R.A. Puram.
The session will be from 4.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. and is suitable for »

Vandalur zoo gets a butterfly park


Adding colour to the already popular Arignar Anna Zoological Park in Vandalur, Chief Minister J. Jayalalitha inaugurated a Butterfly Park inside the zoo campus on Sep. 15, 2015. The inauguration via video conferencing was for a 6.7 acres of the colourful park »

Making flowers and fruits from vegetables

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Flowers made from carrots? Peacocks from radishes? Faces from pumpkins? Is this even possible? Yes, all this is possible in the hands of Master Chef Umashankar Dhanapal.

Representing India in the IKA culinary Olympics in 2012, he used the theme ‘Incredible India’ »

Ganesha says …


Hello people! It’s me Lord Ganesh! How are you? Do you remember what day it is today? Yes, you got it right, it is my birthday. Today is Ganesh Chaturthi. Today was a very wonderful day for me. I felt it was »

Scenes of Ganesh Chaturthi festival

The season of festivals begin from August / September every year and goes on till the end of the year. The colourful festival celebrating the birthday of Ganesha, the elephant god is observed in every neighbourhood in the city. The clay idols, »

Present your passion quickly in slides


How many boring presentations have you gone to? Don’t they seem to go forever? Pecha Kucha is a solution to all of that boredom. It is a presentation style that originated in Japan. Its objective is to help people make crisp, effective »

Help for the disabled


While many of the physically challenged are left to fend for themselves, a few good Samaritans care for them. Their collective efforts help them with medical assistance and aids that would be helpful in their daily activities.

Polio, Cerebral palsy, amputations and »