Archive for the People Category

July 4, 2017

P. Saravanan is new DCP of Mylapore range

Deputy Commissioner of Police, P. Saravanan has taken charge as DCP of the Mylapore zone, with his office based in the office campus on Kutchery Road. The new officer takes over from V. Balakrishnan who has been promoted as DIG […]

July 1, 2017

Mylapore range DCP elevated, transfered to Villupuram as DIG

Police officer V. Balakrishnan, who was till yesterday the Deputy Commissioner of the Mylapore range in the city has been given a new posting after his elevation as DIG. He will move to Villupuram to head the district range there. […]

June 28, 2017

Kavithaa: committed social worker works with refugees and underprivileged children

Kavithaa: committed social worker works with refugees and underprivileged children

Kavithaa Narasimhan was one of the participants at a rally organised by United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)  to mark World Refugee Day. More than 70 participants took part; including refugees, government representatives, diplomats, civil society representatives and UNHCR […]

June 28, 2017

Book sales organised by children; proceeds donated to Eureka School

Book sales organised by children; proceeds donated to Eureka School

A few weeks ago, we had carried a report about Mission Compassion – an endeavour by a group of students of Vidya Mandir to help underprivileged kids. Two book sales were carried out by these kids in the last few […]

June 21, 2017

New learning center at Mandaveli focuses on phonics

The Bubbles is a new learning center that has come up in Mandaveli. For young kids, this center will help in improving their grasp of the English language – reading, writing and grammar. V. Vandhana is the creator and proprietor. […]

June 21, 2017

Mylapore based drama production house wins award for best drama; Kodai Nataka Vizha

This year was the 28th edition of Kartik Fine Art’s Kodai Nataka Vizha. Mayurapriya’s production Vivahamalai.com walked away with the award for the best drama. The play also won awards in many other categories – best actor/actress, story writer, dialogue, […]

June 20, 2017

Chairman of company, based in Abhiramapuram, receives award for work with disabled people

Chairman of company, based in Abhiramapuram, receives award for work with disabled people

At the Insight Innovation Exchange (North America) Conference, Pravin Shekar, Chairman & CEO of KREA, was honored with the Ginny Valentine Badge of Courage Award. Krea provides skills/training and employment for people with disabilities (which constitutes 55% of Krea’s associates). […]

May 20, 2017

Kids try an experiment to learn value of money

Kids try an experiment to learn value of money

Nakshathra and Vanya are residents of Raheja Towers in MRC Nagar. This week, they are running a lemonade stand to learn the value of money. ‘It was their idea. The children gave us a list of items they need, drew […]

May 19, 2017

Thirumalai Krishnakumar: Mylaporean is head of Coca Cola India

Thirumalai Krishnakumar: Mylaporean is head of Coca Cola India

Thirumalai Krishnakumar, popularly known as KK, has been appointed the President of Coca-Cola India and South West Asia, effective May 2017. Prior to this appointment, he served as the CEO and South West Asia Regional Director of Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages Pvt. Limited. […]

May 18, 2017

Mylapore duo complete 75 hour randonneuring event

Mylapore duo complete 75 hour randonneuring event

Srinivasan Ezhumalai and Vasanth Manivannan, the Mylapore duo from Mylai Midhivandu Kuzhu – a cycling group started by Mylaporeans Dinesh Prabhu and D. Sekhar about 2 years ago, recently became the first Indians to complete the BRM1000 race on a […]

May 16, 2017

Mylaporean publishes book on risk management

Mylaporean publishes book on risk management

If you want to learn about risk management, and are looking for something that is not too complicated, you may want to take a look at a book titled “Best of our knowledge”. Written by R. Sanjeevi, a chartered accountant […]

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