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Womens Bazaar opens in Alwarpet; on till Mar. 9

March 4, 2015

MT womens bazarA Womens Bazaar is to open this morning at the C P Art Centre campus on Eldams Road, Alwarpet this morning to mark Womens Day. Dance guru Dr Padma Subrahmanyam has been invited to be the guest and open the show where over 50 women will display and sell a variety of stuff that they either make at home or source.

Three galleries in this campus, all used for private sales and shows have been booked for this unique sales event. It is on from 10 am to 7 pm, till March 9.

March 4, 2015

Sri Ramakrishna Mission Students’ Home gets solar power system

SunEdison has donated and set up a 100 kilowatt solar power system at the Sri Ramakrishna Mission Students’ Home in Mylapore to help the organization cut down on its TANGEDCO bills. This is the second such facility that has been […]

March 4, 2015

Thirukalyanam at Sankara Gurukulam

Sri Radha Madhava thirukalyanam festival will be held from Mar 6 – 8 at Sri Sankara Gurukulam, Abhiramapuram. Highlights include namasankeerthanam by Kalyanarama Bhagavathar and group on Mar 6 at 10 a.m. and ashtapathy bhajan by O. S. Sundar Bhagavathar […]

March 3, 2015

P. S. High School (North) annual day on Mar. 7

P. S. High School (North) is holding its Anual Day on March 7, 8.30 am onwards at the school campus in Mylapore. Dr K Ganesan, former Principal of Vivekananda College is the chief guest.

March 3, 2015

Civic mess on Bhaktavatsalam Road

Civic mess on Bhaktavatsalam Road

Waste water has been flowing down Warren Road ( Bhaktavatsalam Road) since March 1. Resident Veera Raghavan shot a photo of this ugly civic condition and shared it with this newspaper.

March 3, 2015

Dr Nanditha Krishna made member of ICHR

Dr Nanditha Krishna made member of ICHR

Environmentalist and socio-cultural activist Dr Nanditha Krishna who also runs the C P R Foundation in Alwarpet is among the new set of members appointed to the Indian Council of Historical Research ( ICHR) by the new central government. Nanditha […]

March 2, 2015

Chain snatched from a woman near Chitrakulam

The robbery happened Saturday morning at 5:30 a.m. near Chitrakulam. Ayisha was drawing a kolam outside her house here when two men on a bike snatched her chain weighing 9 sovereigns. The Mylapore police are looking into this.

March 2, 2015

Class 12 CBSE exam begins

Class 12 CBSE exam begins

Students of Std.12 of the CBSE stream of education have sat for their first exam this morning. The public exams will be held through this month. This photo shows Vatsala Narayanaswamy who is a a member of the Society which […]

March 2, 2015

New book on Chettiars released

A new book on the Chettiar community called ‘A Chettiar Album’ was released on Sunday evening at the MRC Centre in MRC Nagar. This book is edited by city historian S. Muthiah and M. Meyyappan Jr. and is largely of […]

March 2, 2015

Motivational Talk at BVB

A seminar on ‘How to make life more fascinating’ by A. R. Shantilal Nahar will be held on Mar 4 at BVB, Mylapore. Sugal Chand Jain, trustee, Bhagawan Mahaveer Foundation will light the kuthuvilakku at this event which has been […]

March 1, 2015

Pre-Panguni fest ritual held

Pre-Panguni fest ritual held

This may be a very symbolic ritual but for people who are regulars and close to Sri Kapali Temple, the February 28 evening event that opens the annual Panguni festival here was a ‘must-attend’ one on their list.  The ‘lagna […]

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