Swedha Radhakrishnan

Ring it in style: Black is trending in nose rings

Nose piercing is gaining popularity among youngsters today. However, the urge and demand is different from person to person. In ancient times, the nose ring represented the culture but now it is a fashion and style statement. Girls keep experimenting with different kinds of nose rings so that they can look trendy and different from others. IN BLACK Black nose rings could be a perfect pick for anyone. They come

Why are movies with 'messages' targeted?

Chennai: Nowadays, every movie which carries a social message seems to lead to controversy before or after the movie is released. A question rises in the mind of the audience as to why there is such opposition after a movie is certified by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) and after all the due procedure is completed. “The CBFC certification is given for the use of theatres to screen

Chennai girl wins laurels in whistling

Chennai: We are all used to bus conductors and railway guards whistling. But here is a girl who has made a mark for herself in this talent. Pooja Chandramohan (19), a resident of Chinnaya Colony, Perambur, has created a Guinness record by whistling 377 songs in four languages – Hindi, English, Tamil and Korean- in 30 hours. She also got her name into Limca Book of Records. She created these

Chennaiites popularise traditional music instruments

Chennai: Thamizhargal Parambariya Kalai Pasarai started in 2015, patronises the use of traditional musical instruments. Their branches are located in Perambur, Vyasarpadi, Otteri and MKB Nagar in the city. Many youngsters are part of this group and they get an opportunity to showcase their talents on a platform. Speaking to News Today, Ravi, who runs the musical group, said, “We want our Tamil tradition to be back. So we are

Young adults have relationship issues: Psychologist

Chennai: “We mostly get youth from 20-40 years in our clinic and they need an outlet to tackle their problems,” says a psychologist with a city hospital. As far as the 20-year-olds are concerned, it is their worry about the future after completing college or a break-up in a relationship, while for people older than that it is mainly job stress, says Dr Nethra Balasubramaniam, counselling psychologist, Fortis Malar Hospital.

What is your theme?

Nail art trend is the craze among women and young girls. It comes in several variations and styles. From students to home-makers to working women, this trend adds class and style to nails. Mummy style The mummy theme art design is something unique and eye-catching. Images of mummies are painted on long nails. These are very tiny images that are designed. People nowadays prefer such images on nails, compared to just painting