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December 7, 2018

Sundaram Finance MD given Lifetime Achievement Award

Sundaram Finance MD given Lifetime Achievement Award

T. T. Srinivasaraghavan, MD of Sundaram Finance was decorated with the Life Time Achievement award at the Trinity Arts Festival inauguration held at R R Sabha, Mylapore on Friday evening. He received the award from N. Ravi, Chairman, PTI, a […]

August 27, 2018

Mylapore MLA among city people decorated with ‘Pride of Madras’ award

The Pride of Madras Awards were presented by the Senior Citizens Group of Besant Nagar and Mylapore with the support of Rotary Club of Madras Mount to eminent persons who have made Madras (Chennai) proud. This event was held on […]

August 2, 2018

Writers Charukesi, K. Bharathi to be honoured with Kamban Kazhagam awards

The 44th Kamban Kazhagam awards are to be given to distinguished people on August 10 at AVM Rajeswari Mandapam. The honours will be done by Justice Ramasubramanian. Among the awardees are a few from the neighbourhood. Prof. Solomon Pappaiah gets the […]

July 16, 2018

Carnatic vocalist Aruna Sairam chosen for prestigious Sangita Kalanidhi award

Carnatic vocalist Aruna Sairam chosen for prestigious Sangita Kalanidhi award

Wellknown Carnatic music vocalist Aruna Sairam has been chosen by The Music Academy for its prestigious Sangita Kalanidhi award. She is a resident of Alwarpet. The well-travelled artiste will be decorated with the award, considered to be a prestigious one […]

July 15, 2018

Music Academy award for veena vidushi Kalyani Ganesan

Music Academy award for veena vidushi Kalyani Ganesan

Mylaporean and veena vidushi Kalyani Ganesan has been chosen by The Music Academy for the prestigious T.T.K. Award. The award, besides others like the prestigious Sangita Kalanidhi award will be given on January 1, 2019 at the end of the Academy’s […]

July 15, 2018

Taking music therapy for the autistic to the suburbs; Lakshmi Mohan’s goal

Taking music therapy for the autistic to the suburbs; Lakshmi Mohan's goal

For many years R.A. Puram based Lakshmi Mohan has focussed on two passions – writing on mental health and therapy and employing music and the arts as a means to address psychological and related problems in the young. She says […]

July 14, 2018

R. A. Puram resident’s book of poems to be released

A book of poems penned by late Malathi Subramanian of R. A. Puram will be released  on July 22 morning at Utsav Hall in the same area. The writer resided at 189 A, St,Marys Road passed away in June 2017. This book, […]

July 7, 2018

Chartered accountant Sundar Rajan publishes book of short stories

Chartered accountant Sundar Rajan publishes book of short stories

S. Sundar Rajan, a chartered accountant spends his ‘off time’ writing short stories. He recently released a collection in the form of a book titled ‘Eternal Art’ in the presence of state minister K. Pandiarajan. Rajan says his book ‘has […]

June 14, 2018

Dr. Rohini Rau: An expert sailor

Dr. Rohini Rau: An expert sailor

Dr. Rohini Rau, a competitive sailor, was presented with the ‘’Vocational Excellence Award’’ at a function organised by Rotary Club of Kilpauk in the city recently. A doctor and a TED fellow, Rohini made history when she won her first […]

May 2, 2018

Recalling filmstar Ajith’s birthday parties in Mandaveli

As film actor Ajith celebrated his 47th birthday on May 1 and his fans plastered some walls of the city with birthday wishes, a couple of his friends in Mandaveli had time to recall the actor’s times in this neighbourhood. […]

March 13, 2018

Abhiramapuram-based women entrepreneurs awarded ‘Nari Shakthi Puraskar’ by the President

Abhiramapuram-based women entrepreneurs awarded 'Nari Shakthi Puraskar' by the President

Anuradha Krishnamoorthy (seen in the picture) and Namrata Sundaresan, who run KASE based in Abiramapuram, have recently been awarded the ‘Nari Shakthi Puraskar’ by the President. The award has been conferred on them for their ‘outstanding work towards women empowerment’. […]

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