The last date for submission of entries for the annual The Hindu Young World Painting Competition has been extended to November 25. Children can send their paintings on any one of the four topics in their category for the preliminary round.

Children in classes IV to VII can send their entries in one of the following topics under the juniors category: ‘A busy road,' ‘A day at the beach or zoo,' ‘Reading is my hobby' and ‘Your school playground.'

For seniors (classes VIII to X): ‘Pop music concert,' ‘A walk by the sea,' ‘Your classroom' and ‘Tree planting ceremony.' A panel of judges will choose the participants for the finals to be held in Madurai on December 5. Entries should be sent to the Regional General Manager, The Hindu, 147/2 A Eighty Feet Road, K. K. Nagar, Madurai 625 020 on or before November 25.