Srijan Counselling To Conduct Free Mental Health Program For Students

Srijan Counselling Centre will be conducting a mass mental health training program on “The art of personal enhancement” for students for classes from 9th to 12th from the 1st week of March. Emphasizing on emotional well-being and academic improvements, the program will be conducted FREE for all Government Schools and paid for private schools. The program will focus on 5 important modules such as – psychological well being, behaviour modification, academic achievement, exam strategies and ways to put away addiction for children (like smartphones or other gadgets). With over 5…

Valli, The Singing Queen on NMR Turns Railway’s Pride

SHEFA RAFI Not just ticket checking, the Travelling Ticket Inspector (TTI) Valli steals the heart of the tourists through her singing talents on Nilgiris Mountain Railway (NMR) between Mettupalayam and Coonoor. Meet the Nightingale of NMR, who not only entertains but engages them by making them sing songs of their choice. Singing in four languages—Tamil, Malayalam, Hindi and Badaga, the ever smiling NMR’s first woman TTI keeps the tourists mostly upcountry and within the country in good spirits all through the uphill journey. Quite interestingly, the ‘Antakshari’ is quite popular…

Meatless Day By Bharathi Park Ladies Association

Bharathi Park Ladies Association formed in 1983 has been active for the past 38 years. With its main aim of Know thy neighbour and motto Friendship and service it has been conducting various social service activities every year. Each year on account of Dada Vaswani’s birthday they celebrate meatless day. Due to Covid reasons the celebration last year got postponed. The competition was conducted on the 2nd of Feb 2021 with 14 participants who prepared various mouth watering dishes with the main ingredients as Banana-Raw, Ripe or stem or flower…

KMCH Launches ‘Project HEAL’ Mobile Unit

In a joint initiative, Kovai Medical Center and Hospital (KMCH) and Rotary District 3202 alongwith the Rotary Club of Mettupalayam as the Lead Club launched Project HEAL aimed at offering free screening and free surgery for breast cancer and cervical cancer among underprivileged women across 30,000 sq. km area. A vehicle will be fitted with advanced digital mammography devices and Pap smear testing equipment, and will go to various locations within this region to provide these free services. Breast cancer today is the most common type of cancer among women…

Collector, CoP Inspect Counting Centre at GCT

District Collector, who is the District Election Officer for Coimbatore district K Rajamani alongwith City Police Commissioner Sumit Saran reviewed the arrangements at Government College of Technology (GCT) which is usually the counting centre for all the 10 assembly constituencies-Coimbatore South, Coimbatore North, Kavundampalayam, Kinathukadavu, Pollachi, Sulur, Mettupalayam, Thondamuthur, Singanallur and Valparai. The officials discussed at length the facilities to be made at the counting centre premises including drinking water, rest rooms, strong room, security and parking space. City Police Commissioner had discussion with the Deputy Commissioner Stalin and other…

Good Thoughts Leads To Positive Happy Life

Life is a wonderful journey with a lot of experiences, surprises, and engagements. Each experience opens up a new opportunity, surprises to unravel emotions and engagements to explore new avenues. Seeing life experiences with the note of encouragement and discouragement lies in the hands of the individual. Every moment life throws challenges to us. The ability to handle those challenges requires a positive mind, willingness to deal with them, openness for discussion and learning, accepting other’s points of view, and taking a decision for the benefit of all. The way…