Fun with the tailed friends


Something was buzzing at the Benzi Pet stay in Thoraipakkam on April 25 apart from the routine barking of dogs. Ten enthusiastic kids had gathered for a workshop on how to behave with dogs and avoid bites from stray dogs. Nirmiti Prassi »

Weekly News Bulletin – May 3, 2015


News bulletin by the group of Yocee’s student reporters who attended a multi-media reporting session on May 3, 2015.

Download file | Duration: 3:05 | Size: 2.82M | Recorded on May 3, 2015
Audio recording in partnership with Digi Sound

Weekly News bulletin – April 26, 2015


News bulletin by the group of YOCee’s student reporters who attended a multi-media reporting session on April 26, 2015.

Download file | Duration: 2:13 | Size: 4.07M | Recorded on April 26, 2015
Audio recording in partnership with Digi Sound Studio

Student reporters selected for 2015-16

We received 112 applications for the annual Student Reporter programme of YOCee for the year 2015-16

The following is the list of 25 students selected for the programme.

Considering the safety of the young participants, we are not publishing the class and »

A date with Science – May 7, 2015

Tamil Nadu Science and Technology Centre is organising ‘Spend-a-day-in-Science-Centre’ programme on May 7  from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This event is for students of class 7 to 10. At Periyar Science and Technology Centre, Gandhi Mandapam Road. A planetarium show and »

Learn Zentangle art this weekend at the park – April 25, 2015


Love to doodle freehand? Then, head to this guided session on Zentangle art this Saturday evening.

As part of the Weekend at the Park activity, Sundaram Finance is organising a Zentangle workshop for Children on April 25, 2015  between 3 p.m. and »

World Heritage Day Photo Gallery

April 18 is observed as World Heritage Day. To mark this occasion, YOCee presents a gallery of photos shot by children. Many photos are taken in places that form part of the heritage of the city. A few children who are on »

Unleashing the Invisible Wings

Hari Mohanan

Mr. Hari M. Mohanan started cycling from Kochi on March 30th and is on a 60-day cycle journey to promote his documentary film, Invisible Wings. The film is about the inspirational story of a tea seller from Kerala who has travelled to »

World Heritage Day events in Chennai

Presidency College. Photo: Sushruti Krishnan

A view of Presidency College, Chennai. Photo: Sushruti Krishnan

World Heritage Day is observed on the 18th of April across the globe since 1982. The marking of the day aims at creating awareness among the people to conserve and protect the cultural »

Artists paint up the Rail Museum walls

ICF wall painting1

Last Sunday on April 12, 2015, a group of passionate artists assembled at the ICF Rail Museum in North Chennai. The common thread that bonded the group together was the love for art. Many of them in the group were working professionals »

Watch the Lunar Eclipse at the Planetarium – April 4, 2015

Birla Planetarium in Kotturpuram has organised guided viewing of the Lunar eclipse that will take place on April 4, 2015 evening. The eclipse is partially visible in Chennai. The eclipse lasts for about 3 hours from 3.47 p.m. to 7.15 p.m. (IST). »

Become a Student Reporter for YOCee (2015 – 16)

YOCee’s Student Reporter Programme for the year 2015 – 16

Last date: April 20, 2015 (Closed for applications as on April 20, 2015. 11.59.59 p.m)

The Student Reporter programme of YOCee is back for the ninth consecutive year.
This programme »

Chinmaya Vidyalaya wins Karuna Club award


Karuna Club affiliated to Karuna International, is a non-funding group run by a group of Jains. Karuna which means ‘compassion.’ Karuna International offers scholarships to poor deserving students who cannot afford to go to collage. They have urged 1,25,000 children to adopt »