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If Metro rail plans go through, Luz could become a busy junction

July 23, 2017

If the proposed plans of Metro rail go through then Luz Circle will become a busy junction for the Metro and have to be a key inter-nodal transport  centre.

Three corridors are visualised and in the state budget.

The three corridors are: Madhavaram to Siruseri (45.77km), Madhavaram to Sholinganallur (44.66km) and CMBT to Light House (17.12km).

Of the 107 km plus stretch, more than half would be underground and the remaining elevated. 
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July 23, 2017

Tamil standup comedy event; Mylapore

Headliner Pradeep Kumar and Alexander Babu will be followed by comics Jagan and Mervyn at this week’s edition of Evam’s ‘Comedy Killadees’. On July 23, 7.30 p.m. At Bay 146, Hotel Savera, Dr. R. K. Salai, Mylapore.

July 23, 2017

Aadi velli, Aadi pooram at Sri Kapali Temple

On the Fridays in the month of Aadi, special prayers are held on this day at Amman temples. At Sri Kapali Temple, Mylapore, an abhishekam will be held for goddess Karpagambal (moolavar) every Friday. Devotees who bring bangles will be […]

July 22, 2017

Seminar on space exploration

Explore The Space, an arm of The Global Trade Driver, a niche firm facilitating business linkages between Indian and US companies, is organising a seminar titled ‘Opportunities in space sciences for students’ on July 23 at YMIA, R. H. Road, […]

July 22, 2017

Shopping: cotton clothing, weaves from all over India, pavadais for girls

Shopping:  cotton clothing, weaves from all over India, pavadais for girls

COTTONS: EXHIBITION AND SALE – Pranaya Designs has organised a sale of mulmul, khadi and silk cotton sarees, blouses and kurtis, Ikkat and Kalamkari sarees and more. On July 22. At C. P. Art Centre, 1, Eldams Road, Alwarpet. Ph: 9994369203. […]

July 22, 2017

Screening of vintage Hollywood movie

Vintage Hollywood Classics Club (VHCC) has organised the screening of the classic musical ‘The Harvey Girls’. Released in 1946, the movie features Judy Garland and was the Academy Award winner for best song. On July 23, 11 a.m. At P. […]

July 22, 2017

Metro Water work at V. C. Garden will take time; Road to be laid once project is over

Metro Water work at V. C. Garden will take time; Road to be laid once project is over

Residents of V. C. Garden First Street, Mandaveli will have to wait for a little more time before their roads can be re-laid. That is, if civic agencies keep their word. Metro Water has started work on the special project to lay 1000 […]

July 22, 2017

Weekend events: musical presentation on rhythm and live theatre

PRESENTATION ON RHYTHM – Mantra Gold Coatings and The Glassbox have organised an event titled ‘Sangathi – The Rhythm of Life’. Presented by a team of disciples of Bombay Jayashri, the programme will provide a glimpse of how music is interspersed […]

July 22, 2017

Cultural events this week…

Check out these cultural events in the neighbourhood… – ‘Botava Vitthal’, the annual soiree conceptualised by Mumbai based Pancham Nishad Creatives. An evening of abhangs by Jayateerth Mevundi, Mahesh Kale and Anand Bhate. In memory of Kishori Amonkar. At The Music Academy. […]

July 22, 2017

Chanting competition; At Sri Karaneeswarar Temple on Sunday

The Kasturiba Club, Mylapore is conducting a vishnu sahasranamam chanting competition on Sunday, July 23, at Sri Karaneeswarar Temple, Bazaar Road, Mylapore. At 3 p.m. Contact 24982610.

July 21, 2017

Workshops: Yoga and portrait painting

YOGA FOR BALANCE – 136.1 has organised a special Yoga workshop led by Hari Krishnan for arm balancing postures and core strength. The workshop will held in two parts; the first on July 22 at 5 p.m. and the second on […]

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