Category Archives: City Roundup

AMM School team wins Madras Quotient quiz

The team from AMM Matriculation School, Kotturpuram emerged champions at the sixth edition of Murugappa Madras Quotient Quiz held on Sep. 3, 2016.

Saikrishna, Sarvesh and Praveen knew their city well. When they were among the top six teams out of the »

A passionate green drive spreads goodness

A Silent tree revolution is happening in a simple hamlet. The idea for which germinated in a young 13-year-old, has now grown into a Tree Bank with 98 lakhs sampling planted free and still counting. In times when people organise functions to »

The medal that Roshni designed

Runners will run for this medal on Dec. 11, 2016. Each of the participants at the Chennai Marathon, who crosses the finish line will receive this medal designed by young Roshni.

The design that Roshni K R made has been adjudged as »

From Houston, USA to Nageswara Rao Park, Mylapore

Ahi Ajayan, a class VIII student at Ryan Middle School, Houston Texas flew down to present a mikeless kutcheri on July 3, 2016 at the Nageswara Rao Park in Mylapore.

Born and brought up in the USA, Ahi Ajayan took to music »

Chennai Book Fair attracts international publishers

The annual Chennai Book Fair was held at the Island Grounds from June 1 to June 13, 2016. Usually held during the Pongal holidays each year, this year it had been postponed to summer due to the heavy rains that led to »

It’s racing season in Chennai

The Madras Race Club (MRC) hosted the Invitation Cup which was held on March 5 and 6 at the Race Course at Guindy, Chennai. The Sprinters Cup and the Stayers Cup were held on the 5th and the Indian Turf Invitation Cup »

Fun with all the letters of the alphabet

Books. The very word fills our minds with various thoughts. Whether it is J.K. Rowling’s majestic Harry Potter books or Dan Brown’s nerve-racking mysterious books; books are books.

The little and sweet abode of Sree Karpagavalli Vidyalaya Middle School, Mylapore, realized »

Chennai Open – a treat for the city’s tennis fans

Aircel Chennai Open 2016

The 20th Aircel Chennai Open was held at the SDAT Stadium at Lake Area in Nungambakkam from January 2 to January 10. Held at Delhi in 1996 and then shifted to Chennai from 1997 after the stadium was built for the occasion »

Science and Nature Club at Periyar Nagar Library

The 2016 edition of the Science and Nature Club at Periyar Nagar Public Library near Kolathur met on Sunday, January 31. 2016. Dr.D.Navaneetham led the talk on Jan-Feb night sky earlier in the afternoon for a mixed audience of students and adults. »