Recent News

33 streets in Mylapore report virus cases on Sept. 27

September 28, 2020

On Sept.27, Mylapore reported virus cases at 33 streets.

According to data posted on Chennai Corporation’s website, this is the fourth consecutive day since Sept. 24 that the neighbourhood has witnessed over 30 streets with virus cases.

Here are the streets that reported virus cases on Sept. 27

Ward 119: Musuri Subramanian Salai

Ward 121: P.S.Sivasamy Street

Ward 122: Alwarpet Street, Cenotaph Road 1st Street
Read More

September 28, 2020

Shop for a cause: Exhibition at C. P. Art Centre on Sept. 30

The women of Inner Wheel Club of Chennai Symphony, Dist. 323, are organising ‘Symphony Bazaar’, an exhibition of clothes, cosmetics, cleaners, home decor, baked goods, masks, gifts and other items on Sept. 30 at C. P. Art Centre, Alwarpet. Part […]

September 28, 2020

ABHAI launches online dance festival. First recital to be webcast on Oct.2

ABHAI launches online dance festival. First recital to be webcast on Oct.2

To provide performing opportunities to young classical dancers at a time when the sabha halls in Chennai are shut and live recitals are not encouraged due to pandemic regulations, the Association for Bharatanatyam Artistes of India (ABHAI) based in Alwarpet […]

September 28, 2020

Vedantha Desikar birthday celebrated at Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple. But no social distancing observed.

Vedantha Desikar birthday celebrated at Sri Srinivasa Perumal Temple. But no social distancing observed.

As part of the final day celebrations of the 10 day Vedantha Desikar Utsavam that culminated on the Vadakalai Acharya’s birthday on Puratasi Shravanam (Sept 27),  Pathi Ulathal of Srinivasa Perumal, Alarmel Mangai Thayar and Vedantha Desikar took place inside […]

September 28, 2020

MYLAPORE TIMES CLASSIFIEDS ADVERTISEMENTS

MYLAPORE TIMES CLASSIFIEDS ACCOMMODATION WANTED WANTED 2 /1 BHK apartment in and around – Mylapore & Royapettah – for a small, vegetarian family. Contact: 99404 18105 / 63806 89892. (Ad posted Sept.22) 2BHK with CCP in Mylapore or Radhakrishnan Salai […]

September 27, 2020

Empty gas cylinder dumped near garbage bin

Empty gas cylinder dumped near garbage bin

People often treat the area around a street-end garbage bin as a waste dump. You come across a heap of garden waste or bed mattresses or even commodes and washroom sinks dumped around the bin. Two days ago, a large, […]

September 27, 2020

Ratna cafe on South Mada Street re-opens for dining; offers special evening snacks

Ratna cafe on South Mada Street re-opens for dining; offers special evening snacks

The popular Ratna cafe on Mylapore’s South Mada Street has re-opened for dining. Now, besides its regular dishes, a special evening snack will also be available on all days between 3 pm and 6 pm. Says P. Periyanayagam, the manager […]

September 27, 2020

Mylapore continues to report over 30 streets with virus cases

Mylapore continues to report over 30 streets with virus cases, since the past few days. The case was the same on Sept. 26 too, with 32 streets reporting virus cases on this day. Raja Street, New Street and Pallakumaniam Lane […]

September 27, 2020

Gym, shuttle and tennis spaces besides canteen get buzz going at Mylapore Club

Gym, shuttle and tennis spaces besides canteen get buzz going at Mylapore Club

The re-opened The Mylapore Club in Luz is witnessing a lot of activity now. The canteen reopened last week, with members allowed to have tiffin items inside the club. Some 75% of the items are back on the menu list. […]

September 26, 2020

Navarati festival schedule of Sri Kapali Temple

Navarati festival schedule of Sri Kapali Temple

The Navaratri festival schedule of Sri Kapaleeswarar Temple in Mylapore has been put out. The celebration starts on October 17 and end on 26. ( refer the image posted here for details). Every evening, 5 p.m. onwards, the goddess Karpagambal […]

September 26, 2020

Admission open for classes VI to VIII and XI at Sivaswami Kalalaya

Admission is open for classes VI to VIII and class XI at Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Higher Secondary School. The school which was located at West Circular Road, Mandavelipakkam will be shifting into the campus of Lady Sivaswami Girls School at […]

September 26, 2020

For a second consecutive day on Sept. 25, Mylapore reported over 30 streets with virus cases

For a second consecutive day on Sept. 25, Mylapore reported over 30 streets with virus cases. According to data posted on Chennai Corporation’s website, 34 streets witnessed cases, this past Friday. The neighbourhood had over 30 streets with cases on […]

September 26, 2020

Monsoon 2020: civic workers start de-silting drains

Monsoon 2020: civic workers start de-silting drains

Ahead of the north-east monsoon season, contract workers of Chennai Corporation have started de-silting stormwater drains in the neighbourhood. The work is carried out to allow for free flow of water in the drains and to avoid flooding of streets […]

September 26, 2020

Three Mylapore Club members launch shuttle academy in R. A. Puram

Three Mylapore Club members launch shuttle academy in R. A. Puram

When S. P. Nagarajan was looking for a place where his young son could play shuttle during the pandemic, he reached out to Fire Ball Academy in R. A. Puram,  one of the oldest private shuttle academies in the city. […]

September 25, 2020

New agency to start conservancy operations in Mylapore from October

New agency to start conservancy operations in Mylapore from October

Urbaser Sumeet, the new garbage collection agency appointed by Chennai Corporation is all set to start conservancy operations in Mylapore in October though a date is not fixed yet. On Sept. 24, hundreds of colour coded garbage bins of the […]

                                                                               << Older Reports