Kannalmozhi Kabilan

A tale of revival and returns of Sri Lankan Tamils

At The Prajnya Gender Talks, activist and filmmaker Poongkothai Chandrahasan detailed the lives of Eelam Tamil refugees in India

16 Jul 2021

On a palm trail

Panaieri Pandian and his team are set to embark on a 90-day cycling campaign, visiting palm workers across the state and raising awareness about the trade

15 Jul 2021

What doctors order

Ahead of the third wave, doctors voice out the biggest needs of the hour from better adherence to social
distancing to improved infrastructure for paediatric medicine

14 Jul 2021

This transpersons' shelter home in Chennai on a mission to transform the community

Tamil Nadu’s first shelter home for the transgender community promises free stay and food, and a means to a livelihood

13 Jul 2021

Because Baklava beckons

Ottoman’s Baklava & Künefe brings a sweet and sherbet-soaked surprise to Chennai in the form of authentic Turkish delights that’ll leave you craving for more

10 Jul 2021

Semma stories of success

A techie, who moonlights as a stand-up comic, and a linguaphile entrepreneur come together to bring homegrown success stories through Semma Podcast 

03 Jul 2021

A comeback cast in iron

With the popularity of traditional cookware increasing over the past few years, cast iron enthusiasts talk about the world of goodness it has to offer and also provide first-hand tips of the trade

03 Jul 2021

Engaging in equality

Jeeva Saravanan’s Instagram page Uyiraa offers fellow men a reality check on feminism, and holds the hope of a patriarchy-free society

23 Jun 2021

For the love of gift-giving

Declaring that she loves the art of gifting, Iswarya says that she wanted to pitch in where there is ‘decision fatigue’ and offer help.

21 Jun 2021

A vow to WOW

WoW Schools, with the help of education partners and the MMA, has been working to bring STEM and arts programmes to government and aided school children.

14 Jun 2021

Making room for Menstruators

It’s no news that a woman’s bleeding uterus, despite being a universal concept, continues to be taboo.

10 Jun 2021

Fit for foodies

With their tailor-made gourmet meal plans, Food Darzee is now in Chennai to assist weight watchers and health enthusiasts achieve their goals

05 Jun 2021

Holding on to hope and heritage

The only thing we have at Nam Veedu Nam Oor Nam Kadhai to share with everybody is heritage.

02 Jun 2021

Kamala Surayya death anniversary: Remembering the author in resonance

While Kamala’s works may be categorised in the ‘personal is political’ school of literature, she certainly wasn’t limited to that.

31 May 2021

Sangam literature set to tune

In an effort to take the wealth of Sangam Literature to the young audience of today, music director James Vasanthan brings together a group of 50-60 singers under his Tamil Osai banner

27 May 2021