Aaron Israel Jebasingh resigned from IAS after 10 years of service to train young aspirants in Chennai. Photo: M. Vedhan
Aaron Israel Jebasingh resigned from IAS after 10 years of service to train young aspirants in Chennai. Photo: M. Vedhan
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How to prepare for the Civil Services Examination

Are you concerned about the quality of governance in the country? Are you young and aspiring to improve the existing social, economic, infrastructural and civic conditions by contributing to polic... »

On the move: road transport to get more child friendly soon

Proposed bill on road safety has specific rules and stringent penalties to ensure the well-being of young travellers »

Do you know about common traffic offences

On any given day, over 1,000 cases of traffic offences — such as drunken driving, speeding and unauthorised parking — are booked by the Chennai city traffic police. There is little clarity... »

City gears up for Pongal with outdoor activities

Starting January 14, Chennai takes a long break that includes a weekend. Residents are preparing to make the most of it »

Cycling back on track

Its revival in the city, promoted by various groups, is as much due to a growing interest in fitness as it is for leisure »
Theme restaurants have become popular only in the past decade. Photo: Bijoy Ghosh
March 23, 2015

Lending a helping hand at the opportune time

Many children living in welfare homes nurture big dreams, but many of them do not have enough guidance to realise their goals. A team from Puducherry is helping such children from across... »
March 16, 2015

Do you know: How to invest in Selvamagal Semippu Thittam?

Selvamagal Semippu Thittam, which was recently launched by the Department of Posts, is growing popular as one of the higher interest earning savings schemes. In the past one month, nearly 50,... »
February 1, 2015

Tube Watch: Food shows are all the rage

Surf television channels, at any point of the day, and somewhere, someone or the other will be wielding the ladle and churning out mouth-watering dishes. From the early days of satellite... »
March 19, 2015

Students master many management techniques

Management schools adopt different ways to groom students into managers or entrepreneurs. They often organise lectures to let students listen to experts, take students on industrial visits and als... »
February 2, 2015

A smart way to avoid communication overload

She doesn’t want to own a smartphone. So, is something wrong with her? Certainly not; she’s just another person who has chosen her own space over the constant urge to check the Facebook p... »
February 1, 2015

Tube Watch: Eyeball-grabbing Bigg Boss wraps up latest season

On Saturday night, a million people across the country tuned in to watch the grand finale of Bigg Boss 8 on TV channel Colors. The reality show, a spin-off of the original D... »
‘A birthday gift for Chennai’s 375th’
The Hindu’s ‘Friends of Chennai’ will mobilise readers to transform the city.