Creating a literary abode 

Two years of being stuck indoors due to the pandemic-induced lockdown, and our channels of communication with the rest of the world were texting, phone calls, or video calls.

published on : 24th June 2022

The scientist I knew little about

Rajappa, and his wife, Padmini, were in age between my mother’s generation and mine; there was no real reason for a friendship.

published on : 19th June 2022

Reading, between the lives

TNIE takes a look at the post-pandemic printed-word scene in the city 

published on : 18th June 2022

Reading marathon comes to an end in Tamil Nadu, 17 lakh students participate

Between June 1 and 11, 17 lakh students from classes 2 to 8 read 227 crore words in 8.6 lakh hours with the help of Read Along, an app launched by the department in association with Google.

published on : 13th June 2022

Creating space for expression

A stimulating environment for students includes one where they can indulge in critical discussions as well as gather insight into world events and daily happenings.

published on : 10th June 2022

741 booked for triple riding in Vijayawada, 446 for drunk driving

 Taking serious note of the rising underage driving cases, the Vijayawada city traffic police on Monday conducted a special drive and seized over 150 vehicles. 

published on : 7th June 2022

Reading helped me as a cinematographer: Pratheep 

Minutes into the conversation, Pratheep Kaliraja makes a point that speaks volumes about his approach to his profession.

published on : 31st May 2022

Reading skills of children at care homes in Delhi improves: DCPCR

DCPCR conducted an assessment in over 62 child care institutions

published on : 26th May 2022

Libraries, reading corners set up in Delhi to boost education sector

The Municipal Corporation (South) has set up 125 libraries and 73 reading corners in its schools to inculcate a habit of reading among students, the civic body said on Sunday.

published on : 16th May 2022

For those who don’t read

But to get back to our pet peeve, the dying art of reading.

published on : 15th May 2022

HMWS&SB all set to go high-tech with gateway towers installations

Move to ensure accurate metre readings, timely delivery of bills & manhole monitoring

published on : 6th May 2022

A Guide to Literary Treasure Hunt 

Menon takes us to meet up with what he feels is the finest contemporary writer in the English language, the Pakistani-born Nadeem Aslam. 

published on : 10th April 2022

Imagining a world with no constraints

Featuring censored books that are mostly part of the Indian and South Asian narrative, the show features pages of books that are blurred, cut, masked, and remoulded.

published on : 6th March 2022

International Women's Day: Tamil Nadu government school teacher makes reading open for all

It all began in 2005 at Jan Chettimankurichi Government School of Salem district, when Uma brought ‘Kalaikathir’, a magazine which is no longer on the stands.

published on : 6th March 2022

Scholastic drive launched for 70 childcare homes in Delhi

DCPCR’s project which has been running since August 2021 aims for better foundational literacy, numeracy skills

published on : 23rd February 2022
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