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What made this five star chef turn in to a cook for the homeless in madurai?

“All it takes is one moment to forever change you,” believes Narayanan Krishnan. With a degree in hand and a…

Why do people ring bells on temples?

Why do people ring bells on temples?

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A bell hangs at the gate of many Hindu temples, which is rung at the moment one enters the temple. It is believed that by ringing bells in a temple,…

A sanctuary for parrots in the midst of bustling Chennai

A sanctuary for parrots in the midst of bustling Chennai

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The ‘Pycrofts Road’ got its name from the british civil servant Sir Thomas Picroft, who served as a member of the Madras Legislative Council from 1862 to 1867. It is…

Why do people shout in anger at each other?

Why do people shout in anger at each other? By
Once, a Hindu saint was visiting river Ganges to take bath and found a group of family members on the banks, shouting in anger at each other. He turned to…

The World’s Second-Longest High-Speed Rail Corridor Between Delhi and Chennai

The World’s Second-Longest High-Speed Rail Corridor Between Delhi and Chennai By
Is it possible to travel from Chennai to Delhi in six hours by train? Believe it or not. It will be possible in near future. The newly appointed Railways minister…
 
A Spectacular Visual Journey through South India

Tamil Nadu, the home for one of humanity’s oldest living classical civilisations, stretching back uninterrupted for three millennia and very…

Tamil Poet KTM Iqbal To Be Awarded Singapore’s Highest Cultural Award – Cultural Medallionn 2014
Tamil Poet KTM Iqbal To Be Awarded Singapore’s Highest Cultural Award – Cultural Medallionn 2014

“My first love is poetry. We have been together for 60 years. I never imagined this would bring me the Cultural Medallion award.” said Mr. KTM Iqbal to the straight…

Kurinji Flowers Bloom in the Nilgiri Mountains
Kurinji Flowers Bloom in the Nilgiri Mountains

The Nilgiris hills is witnessing mass flowering of Kurinji -known as `Strobilanthes Kunthianus’ -in Kinnakorai and Manjore areas of the hill resort. Tourists are making a beeline to the area…

Nokia Going To ‘Un-Make In India’
Nokia Going To ‘Un-Make In India’

Chennai: Nokia Oyj, the Finland based multi-national corporate, is reported to suspend its mobile handset production unit at its troubled…

October 1 Is World Vegetarian Day!
October 1 Is World Vegetarian Day!

October 1 is World Vegetarian Day.  This day was endorsed by the International Vegetarian Union in 1978, “To promote the…

Mangalyaan Creates History… Enters Mars Orbit
Mangalyaan Creates History… Enters Mars Orbit

On Wednesday, September 24, 2014, India made history by becoming the first country in the world to enter the Martian…

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