Author Archives: Smruthi S

It’s ringing returns from Anjana

We have all heard of people celebrating their birthdays by distributing chocolates, sweets, muffins, cakes and pastries. But Anjana Arunkumar, a student of class XII of DAV Girls Senior Secondary School, Gopalapuram who celebrated her birthday recently distributed earrings to all her »

For the young Chess enthusiasts in the city

The 64-Square chess academy conducted a chess tournament cum workshop for its students on Sunday, the 27th July 2014. It was conducted at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The tournament witnessed active participation of around 75 children »

A day at Fort St. George

Did you know that there was a tri-coloured rainbow on August 16, 1947 when the national flag was hoisted for the first time post independence? Well, you would have known if you were a part of the Madras Week event in the »

Janmashtami celebrations at Gaudia Mutt, Royapettah

The pleasant morning of Aug. 17, 2014 witnessed the Janmastami celebrations of the Gaudiya Mutt, Royapettah, Chennai. Devotees thronged in large numbers to attend the celebrations. The day commenced with the mangala Arthi and witnessed interesting events and programmes. The Mutt had »

DAV Group of Schools celebrate Sports Day

The bright sunny day of 7th July 2014 witnessed the DAV Group of Schools, Gopalapuram, Chennai celebrating their Annual Athletic Sports Meet at The Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, Chennai. Shri.C.Sridhar, IPS, Joint Commissioner of Police, Chennai North was the Chief guest for the »

The Wait for the Bait 2014

In an effort to provide a platform for the students of Chennai city schools, the Debate Club of Bhavans Rajaji Vidhyashram, Chennai, organised an orientation programme for its fifth edition of the ‘BAIT’- an annual debate competition. It was an orientation cum »

City Youth take up social activities

The 7th of June was not yet another day for the nine volunteers from Adiuva, an NGO in Chennai. The volunteers were mostly high school children from classes XI and XII who enthusiastically participated and spent the day with the special children »

SAND-‘WITCH’: Food for muggles?

Caught at the Marina beach.

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Summer fruits

When the mercury levels shot up, Smruthi went around to capture these cool pictures!
It is hot and dry. Yet, there are so many varieties of fruits  that substitute the artificial ice-creams.
For those who complain about the power cuts and sticky »