• Wed, Aug 23, 2017
  • As Chennai turns 377 today, some nostalgic memories of its origin is a must share. The city was christened Madras back in 22 August 1639 when a fragment of land, where Fort. St. George stands today,...
    Madras Week Celebration: Cycling Yogis choose river Adyar this time to pay special tribute to our city
    As Chennai turns 377 today, some nostalgic memories of its origin is a must share. The city was christened Madras back in 22 August 1639 when a fragment of land, where Fort. St. George stands today, was transacted by the East India Company. During this 300 year odd journey, Madras has seen many changes, but one thing that stands still, elegantly weaving through the city are its heritage sites. Chennai (the then Madras) is known for its rich history of heritage sites and cultural values. But somewhere in the hustle and bustle of mechanical lives we are forgetting its worth.A non-profit initiative called Cycling Yogis, have been paying special tribute to Madras every year since 2012 by organising ‘Heritage cycling rides’ to educate the citizens on the importance of the city’s natural and monumental heritage along with personal fitness as...
  • Star spangled style night Star spangled style night
    Updated: Aug, 22, 201705:45 AM

    Actors, designers, models, stylists and fashionistas from all over South India were seen rubbing shoulders at the recently hosted South India Fashion Awards in the city.

  • Weekend fun n’ frolic Weekend fun n’ frolic
    Updated: Aug, 21, 201705:45 AM

    The youngsters turned up at some of their favourite hangout spots in the city to take a break from their hectic work schedule during the weekend, despite heavy rains.

  • Chennaites set new ‘Asia Record’ by embracing healthy habit Chennaites set new ‘Asia Record’ by embracing healthy habit
    Updated: Aug, 20, 201701:43 PM

    Very ordinary things done the right way on a consistent manner result in extraordinary outcomes and this was one right example set by the city.

  • Style your wardrobe with weaves from across India Style your wardrobe with weaves from across India
    Updated: Aug, 20, 201705:45 AM

    Style Bazaar, a clothing exhibition by Sheetal Jain was inaugurated by Vivek Karunakaran and Priya Manikandan at Hyatt Regency on 16th August 2017.

  • In honour of their ‘Buddy’ In honour of their ‘Buddy’
    Updated: Aug, 19, 201706:30 AM

    Friends and family of the late city businessman and socialite Prabhu Laksshman, better known as Buddy, recently gathered to raise a toast in his memory.

  • Mithra: Making fashion inclusive Mithra: Making fashion inclusive
    Updated: Aug, 16, 201706:30 AM

    A Fundraising event for constructing a girl’s dormitory severely affected during floods was conducted recently in the city.

  • Gollapudi Srinivas Award: Cinema’s first and finest Gollapudi Srinivas Award: Cinema’s first and finest
    Updated: Aug, 15, 201705:45 AM

    This year marked the 20th edition of the national level award. The award is given to a first-time Indian director every year in memory of Shri Gollapudi Srinivas.

  • Sarees for the new age women Sarees for the new age women
    Updated: Aug, 14, 201706:15 AM

    Palam Silks transforms Kanchivarams from ‘traditional costume’ into contemporary high fashion.

  • Style Bazaar’s two-day fashion extravaganza Style Bazaar’s two-day fashion extravaganza
    Updated: Aug, 13, 201705:30 AM

    Chennai will play host to Style Bazaar, a fashion extravaganza showcasing the latest trends from the world of fashion.