Short Film Contest on Social Themes Extended Till March 15

For those who crave for exhibiting their creative skill, here is an opportunity to showcase one’s talent through short films. Coimbatore based Citizens’ Voice, Chennai based Citizen Consumer and Civic Action Group, Anti-corruption movement, Farmers Association, AIM and Manuneethi Foundation is organising a short film contest for all age groups. And the theme for the short films are: water conservation, Importance of consumer protection and right to information besides Role of individuals in promoting good governance by eradicating corruption.  The short films need to be of two minutes duration and it could be a cartoon,…

TN-Kerala Border State Collectors, SPs Joint Meet In Palakkad

Intensive checking of vehicles and movement of persons on the Tamil Nadu-Kerala border will be made across the eight check posts–Walayar, Mulli, Melpaviyur, Velanthavalam, Gopalapuram, Veerappa Goundanur, Meenakshipuram, Valukkuparai, Anaikatti in view of assembly elections in both states, District Collector K Rajamani said. Speaking after a joint meeting of District Collectors and District SPs bordering Tamil Nadu-Kerala organised at Kinfra Mega Food Park premises in Palakkad, he said that the district administration in both the states were taking all initiatives to ensure free and fair poll in a peaceful manner…

Enjoy The Aroma Fresh Cothas Coffee

There is a saying that goes – ‘The best coffees are never made by accident’, and the best are definitely difficult to get! This engaging, addictive and beverage stimulator has and will always be one of the go-to drinks when one has to start a day or complete it. And that is why we know the taste of the best coffee just by its right aroma. From being a neighborhood coffee roaster to becoming the captain of a coffee nation, Cothas Coffee has been brewing our taste buds for the…

Krishnanjali Musical Training Centre To Hold Summer Camp

There may not be group hikes and or school tours but that doesn’t mean there won’t be songs, art and dance! Krishnanjali Musical Training Centre is here to reignite their engaging summer camp this year! The centre will be offering 40 days long immersion in the spirit and creativity from 10th April 2021 to 31st May 2021 at their premises in R.S Puram. The camp will provide a morning session – 10am to 1pm from Mondays to Fridays. The courses will include drawing/craft, drums, Carnatic vocal, keyboard, guitar, classical dance…

Sri Krishna Adithya College MoU With VEI Technologies

In a bid to facilitate students to get technical knowledge besides hands on training in technological software tools presently in use across the industries, the Department of Information Technology at Sri Krishna Adithya College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with VEI Technologies, Chennai. The MoUo offers inplant training / internship to the students and also to extend the support of consultancy activities carried in VEI Technologies by deputing the faculty members as mentors for various projects. Dr. S.Palaniammal, Principal, Sri Krishna Adithya College of…

Avoid Canvassing At Places of Worship, Political Parties Told

Political parties or candidates shouldn’t indulge in creating communal hatred among the people and must shun criticising each other during campaign. And character assasination of leaders or candidates is strictly prohibited and must refrain from speaking about private affairs of political party leaders or candidates in public, K Rajamani, District Collector and District Election Officer has warned. Addressing the representatives of recognised political parties at the collectorate in the presence of DRO Ramadurai Murugan, Deputy Commissioner of Police Stalin, he said that election campaign at places of worship like temples,…

Percussionist Dr Halim From Nellai Makes India Proud By Getting Philippines Honour

SHEFA RAFI It’s yet another feather in the cap of percussionist Dr Abdul Halim from Tirunelveli district, who has been chosen for the Philippines Gusi Peace Prize International award. And the honour is for his outstanding skills in playing Ghatam, Thavil and Drums and for honing the innate talents of scores of his students to set a world record. Quite interestingly, this is the first time an Indian percussionist is being honoured for his untiring effort in working for people’s amelioration in finding the best solutions for human dignity and…

Vaccination Against COVID at VG Hospital

For the benefit of the public, VG Hospital located at Mettupalayam road is conducting vaccination against COVID. Dr Venkatesh, managing director inaugurated the vaccination camp alongwith the medical team led by Dr.Nandini and other senior members. And the vaccination process is two-fold namely Shot-1 and Shot-2 and beneficiaries mostly those crossed 60 years and people with 45+ with any Co-Morbidities can get the vaccination. People after first shot has to avail the second shot after a gap of 28 days. The vaccine is also, just like any other vaccination and…

Keep Fit And Lead A Happy Life With Pink Fitness

Around 3.2 million deaths each year are attributed to physical inactivity as per WHO report. As the life expectancy increases, there is a trend in increasing chronic health conditions (hypertension Diabetes, Cardiovascular disease etc.) and declining physical activity. WHO guideline recommends at least 150 minutes per week of moderate intensity physical activity is required for health benefits in older adults. The exercise regime should include aerobic (cardio), strength training and also balance exercises. Studies have shown that those who exercise have a positive effect on their health. It is true…

Missing Mentally Ill Person Reunited With Family

A 64 year old mentally challenged person from Bihar who was missing since 2003 was reunited with his family after a gap of 18 years. Thanks to Udavum Karangal for taking strenuous efforts to locate his family in Bhagalpur. Notably, the person Beerendra after being treated at Udavum Karangal started to reveal few details about his native place and family. Based on it, the Udavum Karangal zeroed in on his family at Pharka village in Bhagalpur. His son is eking out a living as a painter and his wife a…