Unleashing the Invisible Wings

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 ... Read more »

World Heritage Day events in Chennai

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 ... Read more »


P.S. Senior team wins regional finals of TCS IT Wiz Quiz


In the annual TCS IT Wiz Quiz held on Aug. 20, 2014, the team from P.S. Senior Sec School emerged as Regional winners to represent in the National finale to be held in Mumbai this December.

The quiz open to »

A date with heritage at Fort St. George

It is euphoria all over .Chennai has just celebrated its 375th birthday, Madras Day on 22nd August. The very next day we were at the iconic Fort St.George for a heritage walk conducted by Yocee.in, supported by the Archaelogical Survey »

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 »

Inter-school culturals at Chettinad Harishree Vidyashram – Aug. 28, 2014

Chettinad Hari Shree Vidyalayam in R A Puram is hosting its first inter-school culturals ‘The Vizha’ on Aug. 28, 2014 between 8.30 a.m. and 4.30 p.m.

Many city schools will be participating in various activities and contests such as Dumb »

Inter School Chess Tournament – Register befor Aug. 28, 2014

M.A. Krishnaswamy Memorial 2nd Inter School Chess Tournament is conducted jointly by Krishnaswamy Memorial chess tournament Krishnaswamy Educational Trust and Chennai District Chess Association.

The tournament will be held on Aug. 30 and 31, 2014 in different categories of  Under-8, »

Murugappa Madras Quotient Quiz – Register before Sep. 1, 2014

The 2014 edition of Murugappa Madras Quotient, a quiz on Madras for school children will be held on Sep. 6, 2014.

Venue: Sir Mutha Venkatasubbarao Concert Hall, Harrington Road, Chetpet. At 2 p.m.

Rules & Regulations for MMQ Quiz 2014

A wild journey – Interview with Shekar Dattari, conservationist

Shekar Dattatri’s lifelong fascination with wildlife began at the age of 13, when he joined the Madras Snake Park as a student-volunteer. This led to photography and, later to wildlife filmmaking. His first film, ‘A Cooperative for Snake Catchers’, won »

A day at Fort St. George


Did you know that there was a tri-coloured rainbow on the 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 the Madras »

Inter-School Culturals at the Hindu Senior, Adyar

The Hindu Senior Secondary School, Adyar hosted its annual inter-school culturals titled Kalavaibhavam on August 1 and 2, 2014.

The electrifying culturals had 16 of the city’s well known schools participating.The first day starred with the inauguration of the culturals »

Independence Day in corporate house in Gummidipoondi

Hi-Tech Carbon, Gummidipoondi, a unit of Aditya Birla group, celebrated independence day in a grand manner and also extended a social work.

Mr. P.Rajesh Sankar, Unit Head, SKI HI-Tech Carbon hosted the flag anf has addressed the gathering. He said, »

SKI HI-Tech Carbon Township Gummidipoondi celebrates Krishna janmashtami

On the occasion of Krishna Janmashtmi, matka breaking is a ritual that is in practice all over India. There was one here too in Chennai’s neighbourhood, HI-Tech Township, Gummidipoondi.

The celebrations began with bhajans at 9 p.m. followed by aarti »

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 »

Release of music album for children – Aug. 15, 2014

Madras Youth Choir (MYC) will release a CD ‘Poo Vaenuma’ on Aug. 15, 2014 at TAG Centre, TTK Road, Alwarpet.

The album contains songs for children composed by the M.B. Srinivasan, music director and founder of Madras Youth Choir. The »