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BJP cadres demonstrate at AIADMK member’s house in Pattinapakkam

August 30, 2017

Pattinapakkam resident Nanjil Sampath is having a torrid time. The lead public speaker of the AIADMK (Amma) party was at the receiving end on Monday when BJP cadres staged a demo at the gate of his residence.
They protested because Sampath is said to have made derogatory remarks against the BJP leader in Tamil Nadu.

Cases have also been filed against Sampath at the Foreshore Estate police station as well as six other police stations in the city.

August 29, 2017

Mandaveli based professor publishes book on archaelogy

Mandaveli based professor publishes book on archaelogy

Dr. K. V. Raman has recently published a book titled ‘Archaeology, History and Numismatics of South India’, a collection of research papers, covering a wide range of topics. Professor Raman was formerly Superintending Archaeologist in the Archaeological Survey of India […]

August 29, 2017

Foodies yet to give thumbs up to Ratna Cafe in Mylapore

Foodies are not yet giving the thumbs up to the famed idli-sambhar combo at Triplicane Ratna Cafe’s restaurant which opened on South Mada Street recently. Many foodies who have enjoyed the combo at the Cafe’s Triplicane joint for years say […]

August 29, 2017

Saraswathi Award for classical vocalist Aruna Sairam

The C. P. Ramaswami Aiyar Foundation will be honouring classical vocalist Aruna Sairam with the Saraswathi Award at an event to be held on Sep 2 at Alwarpet. Justice Prabha Sridevan, retd. judge of Madras High Court is the chief […]

August 29, 2017

Nocchikuppam residents stage protest to get Corporation staff to clear wild vegetation on Marina

Residents of Nocchikuppam had to resort to an agitation to get the Chennai Corporation staff of the area to clear the vegetation on the sands of the Marina which they say is cause for some civic problems. Residents said that […]

August 29, 2017

Traffic alert: Pilgrims rush to Besant Nagar church will clog some main roads in San Thome, Alwarpet

The flag hoisting for the annual festival at the Annai Vailankanni Church in Besant Nagar is scheduled to happen this evening. Pilgrims are already walking down the main roads, mostly from north and central parts of the city to participate […]

August 28, 2017

Inter school volleyball tournament at Lady Sivaswami School: On Aug 30 and 31

The 25th Maharaja Sri Vijayarama Gajapathi inter-school volleyball tournament hosted by Lady Sivaswami Girls School, Mylapore will be held on Aug 30 and 31 at the school premises. R. T. Chari, managing director, TAG Group of companies and Dr. D. […]

August 28, 2017

Immersion in the Adyar, plastic left behind on the road . . .

For families who celebrated Sri Vinayaka Chathurthi and then had to immerse the image, it called for some tossing of ideas to locate places where the images could be immersed. Today, there are hardly any open wells or small water […]

August 28, 2017

Immersion of images of lord Ganesha takes place on Sunday afternoon

Immersion of images of lord Ganesha takes place on Sunday afternoon

San Thome High Road got extra busy on Sunday afternoon. The first round of immersion of images of Sri Vinayaka was underway and groups who came in a procession carrying the images, large and medium made it to the seashore […]

August 27, 2017

Screening of vintage Tamil movie

Vintage Heritage has organised the screening of the Tamil comedy movie ‘Raja Rani’. Released in 1956, the movie features Sivaji Ganesan, Padmini in lead roles. On Aug 27, 6 p.m. At P. S. High School, 215, R. K. Mutt Road, […]

August 27, 2017

Exhibition of works by Korean artist

InKo Centre has organised a painting exhibition titled ‘The Flowers Say Summer – Works of Korean Literary Painting’ by Korean artist Kim Mi Sook. Inauguration is on Aug 28, 6.30 p.m. The exhibition will be open till Sep 15. At […]

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