Archive for the Community Category

October 9, 2019

Brahmakumaris celebrate Navarathri with special guests every evening

Brahmakumaris celebrate Navarathri with special guests every evening

The Brahmakumaris celebrated Navarathri this past in many different ways at their centre off Dr. Radhakrishnan Salai, Mylapore and involved local communities too. On one evening they had as guests Chamundeswari, principal, SIET Boys HSS, Karpagambal, principal, Childrens Garden HSS, Dr […]

October 8, 2019

Kolam contest of Mylapore Festival is Ramya Mani’s kolu theme, gets lots of appreciation for handwork

Kolam contest of Mylapore Festival is Ramya Mani's kolu theme, gets lots of appreciation for handwork

Navaratri is a time for creative challenges for some people. They devote hours and hours over a month to design and plan and create images for their kolu themes that fringe the main traditional kolu. This year, Ramya Mani chose […]

October 7, 2019

Winners Bakery trains its students to become chefs specialized in Chinese cuisine

Winners Bakery has started providing a new vocational training skill at its premises in C.P. Ramaswamy Road, Alwarpet. Now, apart from baking, their students are also trained in cooking Chinese dishes. Since the past few years, the bakery along with […]

October 7, 2019

Donations needed for Diwali

Gnanadharshan Seva Foundation for the Disabled will be celebrating Diwali by distributing gift hampers to 300 visually challenged boys and girls at an event to be held on Oct. 19 at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Mylapore. The event will begin with bhajans, […]

October 6, 2019

Amma Patrol: first-hand experience as two women officers do the rounds of Mylapore

Amma Patrol: first-hand experience as two women officers do the rounds of Mylapore

The operations of Amma Patrol is now a regular feature in Mylapore. A few weeks ago, chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami launched this project to ensure crimes against women and children are addressed quickly. The special police wing – Crime […]

October 6, 2019

Ramcharan’s concert third and final one for Navaratri series in park

Ramcharan's concert third and final one for Navaratri series in park

On the concluding day of the three day Navarathri Kutcheri at the Park series organised by Sundaram Finance, 14 year old K. Ramcharan presented a one-hour mikeless kutcheri this Sunday morning at Nageswara Rao Park. Ramcharan, disciple of Geetha Raja and Sriram […]

October 6, 2019

Growing cat population at Sri Kapali Temple gets on nerves of people; activist complains

M. Radha, a transwoman and a resident of R. K. Mutt Road, Mandaveli has complained against the practice by some people to take care of and feed cats at Sri Kapaleeswarar Temple in Mylapore. “They dirty the whole temple, including […]

October 5, 2019

Day 2 of morning concert in Nageswara Rao Park

Day 2 of morning concert in Nageswara Rao Park

On day two of the Navarathri series of mikeless kutcheris at Nageswara Rao Park, organised by Sundaram Finance, 14 year old Vibha Krishnakumar, disciple of Geetha Raja performed in the open, in the CHess Square zone. He was accompanied by C. […]

October 4, 2019

MP goes around Slum Board tenements

MP goes around Slum Board tenements

Chennai South Member of Parliament, Thamizhachi Thangapandian was at Valeeswaran Thotam in R. A. Puram this morning (Oct.4) to listen to the voices of residents of this Slum Clearance Board colony of over ten blocks of apartments which are to […]

October 4, 2019

Navaratri: first of three morning, mikeless concerts at park held this morning

Navaratri: first of three morning, mikeless concerts at park held this morning

The music of the ongoing Navaratri festival floated around gently in the verdant spaces of Nageswara Rao Park in Luz this Friday morning. A concert, ‘mike less’ was on in the Chess Square zone. 13-year-old Arvind Balaji launched the three-day […]

October 3, 2019

Dengue fever: staff of UPHCs survey neighbourhood, advise people

Dengue fever: staff of UPHCs survey neighbourhood, advise people

With the number of dengue cases on the increase in the city, staff at local Urban Primary Health Centers (UPHCs) are out in the field to keep a tab on people, especially children who are ill and to share words […]

Newer Reports >>                                                                                                                                                                 << Older Reports