CredR announces its pre-monsoon ‘Half Price Pe Bike’ offer

‘The three day offer from 19th – 21st May will provide bikes at discounts of up to 51%’ Pre-monsoon showers are expected to hit the Indian metro cities with CredR’s pre-monsoon ‘Half Price Pe Bike’ offer for customers. In its continuous efforts to provide the best to its customers, CredR – India’s most trusted and…

In Chennai, Thousands Witness Partial Lunar Eclipse

CHENNAI:  Thousands of people witnessed a partial lunar eclipse in a coppery red hue from the Tamil Nadu Science and Technology Centre in Tamil Nadu. People thronged the Science and Technology centre, a State-run institution, which had arranged four telescopes for people to view the event, though it was a “total lunar eclipse” in some…

Sound of Hindustani music in Chennai

CHENNAI: In a virtual sea of Carnatic music, Hindustani music is an island but it’s a living tradition. Pandit S Ballesh, a disciple of the late Shehnai maestro Ustad Bismillah Khan holds classes for aspiring musicians at his modest suburban home in Saligramam when he is not recording background scores for Tamil movie songs with…

Chennai Metro: safety check of rolling stock today

Chennai Metro Rail project will take a step closer to starting operations with the mandatory safety check of rolling stock by railway authorities set to start tomorrow. According to reliable sources, the Commissioner of Railway Safety, Bengaluru, will inspect the Metro Rail rolling stock tomorrow. This is a prerequisite for start of commercial operations of…

Get rid of mosquitoes, get a blanket

Although Swine Flu may have taken over Dengue in recent times, the fact is that the mosquitoes won’t GO! And neither do the malaria, chukingunya and dengue cases in our neighbourhood.  Despite the plug-ins and the coils running all night, there is still a couple of mosquitoes in our bedrooms buzzing around our ears. So…