Archive for the Madras Week Category

September 1, 2019

Goodly group takes part in Mylapore Food Walk

Goodly group takes part in Mylapore Food Walk

Food Walks are always popular in this city. Even if they are repeated many times over in one area. So The Mylapore Food Walk held on Saturday evening in Mylapore as part of the Madras Day celebrations drew a goodly […]

September 1, 2019

St. Anthony’s Girls School team wins Madras Quiz for Thamizh medium city schools

St. Anthony's Girls School team wins Madras Quiz for Thamizh medium city schools

The team of St. Anthony’s Girls Hr Sec School, R. A. Puram were presented the rolling trophy after winning the annual Madras Quiz in Thamizh for Thamizh medium schools conducted as part of the Madras Day/Chennai Dinam celebrations for 2019. […]

August 31, 2019

Film enthusiasts meet up to discuss Rajinikanth and his films

Film enthusiasts meet up to discuss Rajinikanth and his films

A group of cinema enthusiasts led by writer P. C. Bala gathered on August 30 at Cream Centre in R. A. Puram to discuss the theme ‘Madras and Movies’ as part of Madras Day celebrations. Actor Raja Krishnamurthy, popularly known […]

August 27, 2019

Mylapore Food Walk on Aug.31 evening

Sridhar Venkataraman will lead a Food Walk in Mylapore on Saturday, August as part of the annual Madras Day celebration. The Walk allows people to get to know popular and less-known food joints which are known for their tiffin or […]

August 27, 2019

Madras Quiz in Thamizh for city schools on Aug.31

Mylapore Times is conducting a Madras Quiz in Thamizh for Thamizh medium schools in the city to mark Madras Day 2019. It will be held on Aug.31, 2 p.m.onwards at the hall in the Mylapore MLA office campus on C. […]

August 26, 2019

Mylaporeans win Madras Quiz 2019

Mylaporeans win Madras Quiz 2019

Chartered accountant Karthik Bhatt and journalist Srinivasa Ramanujam won the annual Madras Quiz 2019 on Sunday held at the MMA auditorium in the city. It was held as part of the annual Madras Day celebrations. Both are residents of the […]

August 23, 2019

Rare photos of ‘old’ Madras on show at C. P. R. Centre campus

Rare photos of 'old' Madras on show at C. P. R. Centre campus

An exhibition of rare pictures of ¬†‘old’ Madras is now on at the gallery of the C.P.R. Institute of Indological Research in Alwarpet. It is on till Aug. 31. 10. a.m. to 6 p.m. The place is on Eldams Road. […]

August 23, 2019

Board game on city launched at Mylapore cafe

Board game on city launched at Mylapore cafe

A new board game was created and played in connection with Madras Day at the Board Room, a space for board games and a cafe on Bheemana Garden Street, Mylapore. The game on the city was curated by theatreperson Krishna […]

August 23, 2019

Heritage Walk to explore mercantile side of Mylapore: Aug.24

The Mylapore port was as much a centre of trade as the Mamallapuram port under the Pallavas. In a much later age,¬†retail trade in Mylapore thrived, and continues to, in all the streets around the temple and extending further. Madras […]

August 23, 2019

Special cover on city’s second light house released

Special cover on city's second light house released

A special postal and postal cancellation were released at the Marina Light House on Thursday evening to commemorate 175 years of the city’s second light house which stands inside the Madras High Court campus. Justice Sivagnanam did the honours in […]

August 22, 2019

Special Postal Cover on city’s 2nd light house to be released today

Special Postal Cover on city's 2nd light house to be released today

Department of Light Houses under Ministry of Shipping, central government is releasing a special postal cover to mark 175 years of Chennai/Madras’ 2nd Light House, now located inside the Madras High Court campus. The event will be held today, on […]

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