Author Archives: Kavya K G

Chugging along, tugging Science

A special train chugged along into Platform 11 of Chennai Central Station on July 27, 2013. The Science Express – Biodivesity Special is a 16 coach  air – conditioned train which travels to 62 locations across our country, spreading awareness about the »

Meet Ruchika and Harini, karate champions

I dragged my two very best pals to the end of noisy corridor for a short chat. The two girls, U.B. Harini and A.G.S. Ruchika, are international karate champions, who attended the International Karate Tournament, held in Talkatora stadium at Delhi, between »

Vintage cars rally to Pondy

The VGN , a property company,  joined hands with The Hindu to organize the Heritage Rally from Chennai to Pondy on Jan. 19, 2013.

There was an exhibition of the vintage cars in Besant Nagar beach till 8 a.m., after which they »

Towards cleaner beaches …

On the evening of Monday, October 1, 2012, the first and second year students of Madras Christian College(MCC), Tambaram, assembled at the Elliot’s Beach in Besant Nagar. They were all part of the programme to create awareness on coastal pollution.

A total »

Sports day at Sri Sankara Senior

The Sports Day of Sri Sankara Senior Secondary School was held at Sri Sankara School, Thiruvanmiyur on the 1st of September, 2012 from 9.00 a.m. onwards.  Students of class VI to XII participated in the events held.

The Sports Day began with »

The celestial walk of the Venus

Photos by P.R. Nandhinee

Many people in Chennai gathered at the beaches and Birla planetarium at the early hours of June 6, 2012. They were there to watch the magnificent phenomenon repeat itself for the last time in this century. Those few »

Make classrooms more interesting, says the award winning teacher

K.G. Kavya, had a chat with D. Subramaniam, who is one of the recipients of Dr. Radhakrishnan Award by Tamil Nadu State.
Here is an excerpt:

For the past how many years have you been in this profession?
I have been teaching »

Time to lift trophies at Sri Sankara Senior

The Annual Sports Day of Sri Sankara Senior Secondary School was held on August,29, Monday at YMCA
Nandanam from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The school principal was the chief guest of the day.
The Sports Day began with a March Past »

Camp for the cadets

The Combined Annual Training Camp (CACT) for NCC Cadets was conducted by NCC from 27th of June to 6th of July.
The camp was conducted at Mahalashmi College at Avadi.

The opening and closing addresses was given by Lt. Col. T.M.Zacharia, who »