‘One’ of its kind

One. What’s one? Is it a book? Is it a drama? No. It is a kutcheri-like film. It’s a kind of classical music concert that has been put up on the big More »

Joy of Giving Week celebrated at Gummidipoondi

HI-Tech families celebrated Joy of Gift Giving Week) in the Panchayat Union Primary Schools through their CSR initiatives of SKI Hi Tech Carbon Ltd. The employees with their family were invited to More »

Navaratri on the fringes of the city

On the 9th day of Durga Pooja, residents of HI-Tech Township assembled in the temple for Hawan between 3.30p.m. and 6.00p.m. and again at 7.30p.m. Dandiya dance was performed in a grand More »

Navarathri at Nandalala temple, Mylapore

The devotees of Nandala Temple were enthusiastically waiting for the Navarathri golu inaugural ceremony on Sep. 25, 2014. They invited the Chief Guest Mrs. Vanathi Srinivasan general secretary of BJP and a senior advocate More »


The diet quenchers for the walkers

Hot summer or cool winter, herbal juice is ready for the diet quenchers at this park in the K K Nagar neighbourhood.

Early morning any one passing by Shivan park in K.K.Nagar, cannot miss the banner printed in Tamil as ‘Agathiyar Kumari Katrazhi juice’ on the opposite side.

This banner with a Shirdi Saibaba’s image displays a list of diseases and herbs that cures the diseases.»

Lalaji Memorial Omega School in Kolapakkam celebrates 10 years

The Decennial celebrations of Lalaji Memorial Omega International School, Kolapakam, was celebrated on June 28 and 29, 2014.

The celebrations started with the classes 9 to 12 on June 26, 2014. Mr. P.Ravi, Regional Director, National Institute of Open Schooling, Chennai, was the special guest of honour for the day. This was followed by the two-day fair in the school campus conducted by the students and staff.»

Aswath receives award for innovative Sci-tech idea


Aswath Suryanayaranan,a student of class 8 from The PSBB Millennium School, Chennai, received the Brahmos Aerospace Best Student Award in the junior category for the novel and innovative ideas in science and technology recently.
He received the award from the former President of India, Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam at a function held to celebrate Brahmos Day, on June 12, 2014 in New Delhi.»

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 at Bala Vihar, Kilpauk. Bala Vihar is a home for orphans and mentally retarded persons with Autism, Cerebral Palsy and Down Syndrome.»

Chennai watched the Sun on the Sun – Day

Around 8 a.m. on Sunday June 22, 2014, near the Schmidt Memorial on the Elliots beach, many people gathered for watching the Sun. The day was special. It was the International Sun – Day.

The Tamilnadu Astronomical Society (TAS) had organised the viewing on the Sun – day, an event celebrated across 20 countries on the first Sunday after the summer solstice.»

National Seminar For Teachers held in Chennai

A National seminar for teachers on the challenges in school education was conducted by SBIOA Educational Trust on June 13 and 14, 2014.

The main aim of the seminar was to provide a platform for thoughts on quality in the field of education and voice their views to hope for improving the educational policies and decisions.»

Olive Public School inaugurates clubs

On June 21, 2014, the students in our Olive Public School
assembled in auditorium for the inauguration of the three clubs.

Olive school meets to teach the values of life through their three clubs that is heritage, First Aid and Eco clubs. On the inaugural day, the students of all classes dressed up like people of different states of our country.»

Sand Paper Art Workshop – June 28, 2014

A two hour workshop on Sand paper art is conducted at the Nageswara Rao Park, Mylapore between 3 and 5 p.m. for children of ages 8 to 12 years.
Spot registration will be open from 2.30 p.m. onwards and the workshop is open to 25 children only.
The event is organised as part of the ‘Weekend at the Park’ series, a quarterly hosted by Sundaram Finance.»

Hidden talents of young artists on display

Students of Gurukulam Academy, Adyar and Guruji School of Work showcased their drawings and paintings at C.P. Art Centre, Eldams Road, Alwarpet on June 15, 2014.

Works of nearly 50 young artists including their parents were showcased on the theme ‘Happy India’. The students sketched their idea of a Happy India in colours.»

Library hosts Book Review session

Chennai District Library, Periyar Nagar branch, hosted a Book Review session on June 15, 2014 at 6pm.

Two Tamil books written by K.Krishnamoorthy – ‘Krishnaarpanam’, a collection of short stories based on the Bhagavad Gita and ‘Kollur Sri Mookambikai Varalaru’, a history of the Sri Mookambikai temple at Kollur were reviewed on that day.»