Round Table 31-Ladies Circle 16 Hold Limb Donation Event

Coimbatore City Round Table 31 and Ladies Circle 16, as part of Round Table India Week organised various community service activities across the city this week. National Limb Donation Day was organised at their Artificial Limb Centre, R.S. Puram. More than 500 plus limbs were donated by various Tables and Circles across India through this centre. Round Table 31 has been exclusively running this Artificial Limb Centre since 1987. Blood plasma donation registration drive was initiated across the city. This was more of an awareness initiative as plasma donations are…

Collector Asks Revenue Officials To Be People-Friendly

District Collector K Rajamani called upon the revenue department officials to ensure the public get the necessary certificates without any delay. He was chairing a review meeting at the collectorate complex when he said that the role of the revenue department is most vital for the common man as almost all the certificates right from community to income, birth, death and legal heir are given by the revenue department. He went on to say that farmers, students, entrepreneurs, those working in industrial units are solely dependent on the revenue department…

Be Prepared To Tackle Monsoon Fury, Corporation Commissioner Tells Officials

Corporation Commissioner P Kumaravel Pandian directed the officials belonging to the five zones of East, West, South, North and Central in the city to be fully prepared with adequate motor pumpsets and other equipment, vehicles and staff to clear water logging in low lying areas during North East monsoon rains. Chairing a meeting regarding preparedness during North East monsoon rains, he said that all department staff must work on a war footing to clear any uprooted trees or lamp posts due to heavy downpour by using cutting machines. The health…

Kovai Film-Maker Arun Karthik On A Roll Winning US Award For ‘Nasir’

By SHEFA RAFI On a roll is twenty eight year old Arun Karthik, whose movie ‘Nasir’ won Best screenplay award at the Indian Film Festival held at Cincinnati in the US. Interestingly, he brought glory to the city by grabbing the global honour. This, infact, had given him a pep to go the extra mile in his chosen line of interest. As a resident of Thadagam near here, the enterprising youngster made his passion for film-making a profession more so capturing the different facets of people’s day-to-day life and their…

Kovai Artist Creates ‘String Art’ Portrait of An Artiste

‘Sakalakala Vallavan’ Pats Seevaga Vazhuthi By SHEFA RAFI ‘Art is not what you see, but what you make others see’ is an inspiring quote of Edgar Degas, the French impressionist artist famous for pastel drawings and oil paintings. Perhaps this prompted thirty three year old Seevaga Vazhuthi, a resident of Ganapathy neighbourhood in the city to create ‘string art’ image of Kamal Haasan. The 8 foot height portrait of Parthasarathy Srinivasan alias Kamal Haasan is really a magnum opus for the young artist, who strained his nerves spending over 250…

An Author’s Guinness Attempt On ‘Most Narrators On An Audiobook’

“Bend the rules only if you have learned them; break the rules only if you have mastered them”. Dr. Subramonian has done complete justice to the above phrase. At a time when most people give up citing age as a factor, at 63, Dr. Subramonian has just begun playing the game. An author of his own destiny, he has written himself in history’s page. Still wondering what it is? Well. It’s his record setting attempt of “Most Narrators in an Audiobook”. The book chosen for this attempt was “Daniel Radcliffe”,…

In A First, Coimbatore Literary Award Fest Recognises Authors

Coimbatore Literary Awards, country’s growing Literary Award Fest recognizes authors of National and International standards. This highly ambitious event was organized by Mark-Fly Publishers from Coimbatore, founded by Akshay Sharma. As an author himself, he craved to bring talented and deserved authors to the limelight. And Mark-Fly Publishers sole objective is to bring Coimbatore to the ‘Literature map of India. The virtual event received 75 entries from across the country, and a few places abroad. However, only 50 were nominated in the CLA, with 10 winners and 6 runners bagging…

Smart Tutoring To Empower Tribal Kids

Young Indians, Coimbatore Chapter – Rural initiatives sponsored SMART TV to empower tribal kids through smart tutoring at Tinkle Sevaa, Anaikatti. The Smart TV initiative is going to be very useful for tribal children for joyful learning during these COVID times. This has been successfully installed at their center. Members of Young India inaugurated this initiative through a remote Zoom Session; Anuj Agarwal – Chair – Rural Initiative – Young Indians; Madhana Rathinavel – Rural Initiative – STRN Young Indians; Dr. Aishwarya Arjun – Chapter Chair – Yi Coimbatore; Jayaprashanth…

Naturals Lounge Offers Diwali Dhamaka

Naturals Lounge in Saibaba Colony has opened its doors with a spectacular outlook and experience. Being an upgraded model under the brand of Naturals, the lounge is equipped with only the best senior stylists and premium products such as Wella XP. They provide facilities from basic haircut, shaving and beard for men to eyebrows, upper lip, waxing, haircuts, keratin treatments, facial, body spa and pani-medi to women. “We are specialists in bridal makeover. We provide two types of makeovers – Kryolan makeover and Mac makeover. Our expert make-up artists provide…

Shop And Celebrate Festival of Lights With Aavaranaa

Whoever thought six meters of cloth would be a synonym for class and elegance? Sari has been the world’s longest-running fashion story and the most versatile Indian attire. It is no longer restricted to weddings and functions. It has been proved time and again that a girl can look her best when she is wrapped in yards of beautiful fabric. Aavaranaa, the boutique located in Race Course is lined with fabrics ranging from elegant Tussars to light Jute, from gorgeous linens to classy silk Kanchipuram well designed with flawless workmanship…