Archive for the Community Category

September 16, 2019

Mylapore teachers feted by MLA, Lions Club community

Mylapore teachers feted by MLA, Lions Club community

A large number of teachers who work at schools in Mylapore and have excelled in their vocation were specially feted at a Saturday event held at San Thome School auditorium, San Thome. State minister of education K.A. Sengottaiyan and state […]

September 15, 2019

NGO unit in San Thome takes up new initiative to help homeless

NGO unit in San Thome takes up new initiative to help homeless

Over 20 homeless people in the neighbourhood have got jobs as caretakers and drivers. The San Thome based unit of Banyan, a NGO has made this possible with its new initiative called Homeless Collective (HC). The collective intends to improve […]

September 13, 2019

Tribute meet in memory of senior chartered accountant G. Narayanaswamy on Sept.20

A tribute meet is to be held in memory of G. Narayanaswamy, FCA, a renowned chartered accountant, and President, Rajaji Centre for Public Affairs who passed away on August 23. The meet is at 6 p.m. on Sept. 20 at TAG-Dakshinamurthy Auditorium, […]

September 12, 2019

R. A. Puram community well gets a new look

R. A. Puram community well gets a new look

Recently, Chennai Corporation officials of ward 123 restored a community well at 7th Main Road, R.A.Puram. Since a long time, the residents say it was only used for watering the plants at the public park in which it is located. […]

September 11, 2019

Call for volunteers for a wall art at San Thome’s Infinity play space

To make the Infinity play space at San Thome more colourful, a wall art event is planned at this park on Sept.14 at 7 a.m. Residents, especially youths and children can lend their hands to paint this wall, that is […]

September 10, 2019

Sundaram Finance’s ‘Weekend at the Park’ series completes 10 years

Sundaram Finance’s ‘Weekend at the Park’ series completes 10 years

As a part of its ‘Weekend at the park’ activity, Sundaram Finance organised a paper craft workshop for children aged 8 to 12 years at Nageswara Rao Park, Luz this past weekend. The children learnt to make colourful paper lanterns. […]

September 9, 2019

Tapping renewable-energy sources was the focus of this workshop held at Hotel Savera

On Sep.9, Alwarpet based NGO Citizen Consumer and Civic Action Group (CAG) and Press Institute of India (PII) jointly conducted a workshop for media persons at Hotel Savera at Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore. The topic of discussion was  – Media reporting for […]

September 6, 2019

RWH: Residents of Ranga Road construct recharge wells at their apartment complex

RWH: Residents of Ranga Road construct recharge wells at their apartment complex

After realizing the importance of rainwater harvesting (RWH), now the residents of Aditya Ashwin Apartments in Ranga Road, Abiramapuram are constructing recharge wells at their complex. Says V.Venugopalan, a resident, “We underwent an acute water shortage this year. During that […]

September 6, 2019

Media knowledge sharing workshop: On Sep 9

Citizen Consumer and Civic Action Group (CAG) in collaboration with Press Institute of India (PII) is conducting a media knowledge sharing workshop for media persons tentatively titled ‘Media reporting for a sustainable energy future’ on Sep 9 at Savera Hotel, […]

September 6, 2019

Healthcare package for women: At Sri Ramakrishna Math’s dispensary

The charitable dispensary and diagnostic centre at Sri Ramakrishna Math, Mylapore is offering a healthcare package for women aged 45 years and above. The package will consist of general and early cancer detection tests such as a mammogram, ECG, ultrasound […]

September 5, 2019

Elaborate arrangements are on at Pattinapakkam for Vinayaka idol immersion this weekend

Elaborate arrangements are on at Pattinapakkam for Vinayaka idol immersion this weekend

Elaborate arrangements are on at Pattinapakkam for the mass immersion of Vinayaka idols that is set to take place this weekend. The Mylapore and Foreshore Estate Police, besides others, will manage the security arrangements here. From Monday, some people started […]

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