Power cut

CHENNAI: Power supply will be suspended in parts of Porur, Tondiarpet, Perumbakkam, Ayapakkam and Triplicane on Tuesday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for maintenance.

Blood donation

Nearly 90 units were collected at two blood donation camps held at DG Vaishnav College and Indian Bank, Saidapet. The Department of Transfusion Medicine organised the camps recently.

Winter coaching camp

An eight-day residential winter coaching camp for class X students was organised at Kendriya Vidyalaya, CRPF, Avadi to help students perform better in the school examinations. Ninety-two students from 13 KV schools participated while teachers from the different KV schools were the resource persons. .

Institute launches club

The Guru Nanak Institute of Management recently launched its Business Line Club. A lecture on 'Dynamic Industry scenario - challenges to the students of management,' was held. The lecture covered industrial scenario, importance of marketing and creativity. P. Appalaraju, director of the institute and John Morais, principal of Guru Nanak College were also present.

Distinguished alumni conferred

Dominic Thomas, former general manager, personnel and industrial relations, southern region, Macneill and Magor Ltd., was conferred the 'Distinguished alumni - XLRI, School of Business and Human Resource Management - Jamshedpur' at the Alumni Home Coming - 2005,' during the 50 th convocation of the institute.

AIDS awareness programme

The Red Ribbon Club of GSS Jain College for Women conducted an AIDS awareness programme on Friday. J. Premkumar Satya, honorary secretary of Indian Medical Association spoke on infectious diseases and its effect on the immune system.

The National Service Scheme and Club volunteers put up skits to spread the message about prevention of HIV.

Workshop on cakes

Anna Nagar Ladies Club will hold a two-day workshop on cakes and biscuit making. Menu Rani Chellam will present recipes for egg and egg-less cakes and buttering methods on January 3 and 4 from 9.30 a.m. to 4 p.m.