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Football fever at Chennai’s Brazil

While the world keenly watches the FIFA World Cup-2010, a small neighbourhood in Chennai celebrates it like a festival with sweets and fireworks.

Referred to as Chennai’s Brazil, Vyasarpadi in north Chennai is decked up for their favourite game football. The football »

Story Cards in Tamil

Want to learn and read Tamil, the story way?

Here is a set of magical 100 Tamil story cards library in a bag – Kathai Aruvi.

The story cards were produced by Chatnath Trust to make Tamil reading attractive for children by »

Bamboola celebrates its 7th birthday

The sprawling campus of Bamboola Play School was abuzz with a lot of activities on July 3.
Over 300 children were seen enjoying the jumping castle, pony rides, face painting in the 15000 sq.ft. clean green campus, Bamboola had also organised a »

Try Turtle trails!

When do the turtles arrive at the Chennai beaches?
Do the sea turtles bite?
Do all the turtles survive after hatching?

Hey… find the answers to all your questions. Take the Turtle Trail organised by Students Sea Turtle Conservation Network (SSTCN) during »

Eight Chennai teachers receive National Award

Government of India honours teachers every year with the National Award to Teachers (NAT), recognising their meritorious services. This award is presented by the President of India on the occasion of Teachers’ Day celebrated on Sep. 5 every year.

Of the 374 »

Walking down to shoot the neighbourhood

For the kids of Navabharath Matriculation School in T. Nagar, who attended the photography workshop, the summer vacation has been quite thrilling.
With most of the kids from the area close to the school, the kids start their day at 8 am »

Green slogans win prizes

On the occasion of World Environment day, Hotel Accord Metropolitan in T. Nagar hosted a slogan contest for kids.
The prizes were announced last week.

“We received a huge response and among the 759 entries, 21 were selected. We invited all of »

Traditional models in clay

The security staff at the entrance of Fort St. George became busy on a quiet Sunday morning. On May 18, 2008, kids along with their parents started coming in right from 9.30 am.

The destination was the Fort museum and the event »

Kids host community festival in Kilpauk

Chennai has become a home for community festivals.
Mylapore Festival, Samathuva Pongal in Tiruvanmiyur and the city level Chennai Sangamam take place around the Pongal time every year.

How about an exclusive kids community festivals, thought Nandini and Shruthi of Kilpauk.

A »