• Mon, Jul 16, 2018
  • Village food festival from July 26-29

    Updated: Jul, 16, 201806:30 AM

    ’Village Ticket’, Uzhavar Unavu Unarvu (Farmers, Food, Sentiments), a first of its kind village theme festival would be organised here from July 26 to 29.
    Village food festival from July 26-29
    The four-day event would be held at Dr MGR Janaki College for Women and it would be organised by Brand Avatar, a branding and event management company in association with Grand Catering Company.More than 300 plus authentic traditional food recipes cooked with traditional techniques from 32 districts of Tamil Nadu, 30 plus parambariya (traditional) performances like Mayilattam, Oyillattam, Villu Paattu, Theru Koothu, Kummi Paatu and 30 plus Namma Ooru games, including Pallanguzhi, Gilli, Kabbadi, Dhayam, bambaram, Goli and Raatinam to name a few would be organised as part of the rural festival.All these and more in a picturesque village set up, complete with open courtyards, sit outs popularly called as Thinnai in rural parlance Potti Kadai, Tea kadai, Bullock Carts, Panjayat model, will bring alive the wholesome experience of a village...
  • Finding beauty in the Chennai city Finding beauty in the Chennai city
    Updated: Jul, 16, 201806:00 AM

    On a pleasant summer afternoon, there was a buzz of activity on East Coast Road. The launch of a beauty store and tattoo parlour attracted many of the city’s influencers, who came dressed in their...

  • Dyslexia in schools: Training programme for teachers Dyslexia in schools: Training programme for teachers
    Updated: Jul, 15, 201802:15 PM

    Madras Dyslexia Association (MDA) is organizing a 7-day free teacher training programme to help take care of children with dyslexia in the class room.

  • Induct your kids into the world of art and culture Induct your kids into the world of art and culture
    Updated: Jul, 13, 201808:45 AM

    An Art Appreciation Workshop for children above 5 years will be conducted at Forum Art Gallery, Chennai.

  • Fashionistas get together for an elegant evening Fashionistas get together for an elegant evening
    Updated: Jul, 13, 201806:00 AM

    The launch of a new boutique in the city saw many socialites and fashion enthusiasts in attendance.

  • Learn to paint like Vincent Van Gogh Learn to paint like Vincent Van Gogh
    Updated: Jul, 12, 201808:15 AM

    Hindustan Trading Company will organise The Pink Cloud Paint Party, an acrylic painting workshop for beginners in the city.

  • Pavan K Varma launches his latest book in Chennai Pavan K Varma launches his latest book in Chennai
    Updated: Jul, 11, 201805:52 PM

    Popular writer and diplomat Pavan K Varma will launch his latest book, Adi Shankaracharya: Hinduism's Greatest Thinker, a narrative biography of the founder of Hinduism in India.

  • The most awaited fashion fiesta is back in the city The most awaited fashion fiesta is back in the city
    Updated: Jul, 11, 201808:15 AM

    Over 150 designers will showcase the haute couture, home decor, personal style and the finest of luxury products all under one roof.

  • Celebrating American Independence in Chennai Celebrating American Independence in Chennai
    Updated: Jul, 11, 201806:00 AM

    The US Consulate in Chennai celebrated the 242nd American Independence Day.

  • Devour the smoky aromas, straight from the grill only at Barbeque Wednesdays Devour the smoky aromas, straight from the grill only at Barbeque Wednesdays
    Updated: Jul, 10, 201805:34 PM

    The Dining Room at Park Hyatt presents Wednesdays Barbeque in Chennai.