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A large heart to aid little ones fuels Golden Butterflies

 This 58-year-old dedicates her life to raising awareness on kids’ palliative care

25 Sep 2022

Trees being cut at night to avoid protest by locals: Chennai residents

Residents say previously branches would be cut on the first day, and the following day, the whole tree would be cut and the debris cleared.

19 Sep 2022

21-year-old Dalit woman's journey through oppression in Tamil Nadu

The women close to her home were suffering from nature’s fury without access to toilets and sanitation facilities.

18 Sep 2022

Rain pain adds to the strain as Medavakkam lacks stormwater drain

Among the worst-affected areas are Ishwarya Garden, Palm House, Babu Nagar First Main Road, and Second Main Road.

08 Sep 2022

Chennai cheers as 'Vinayakars' enter sea after gap of two years due to Covid-19 pandemic

On Sunday 1,962 idols were immersed - 1,243 in Pattinapakkam, 545 in Neelankarai, 163 in Kasimedu Fishing Harbour, and 11 in Tiruvottiyur - with the help of cranes.

05 Sep 2022

Meet PL Anand, a blood brother & saviour of masses

Being an ardent advocate of the noble deed, he explains the basics of blood donation at least once a week to college students for whom he takes Mathematics tuition.

04 Sep 2022

Class 11 vocational courses scrapped without notice in government schools

“It is categorically informed that no Class 11 students should be admitted to vocational courses from the academic year 2022-23.

03 Sep 2022

Chennai Metro feeder service rerouted through residential areas

However, the route of the bus, S100, was only running parallel to GST, leaving behind the residential areas of Hasthinapuram, Chitlapakkam and Tambaram East.

01 Sep 2022

Residents raise a stink over rotting meat waste in Dhanalakshmi Nagar

Dumping of meat waste is raising a stench at Dhanalakshmi Nagar in Iyyappanthangal. A visit to the area revealed the severity of the problem.

01 Sep 2022

A young initiative to solve old troubles

Recognising his efforts, the International UNICEF Council of France recently awarded an honorary doctorate to Joesh.

28 Aug 2022

Road accident: Schoolgirl no more, but squatters remain

On I-Day, a Class 12 girl returning home on bicycle run over on busy Rajendra Prasad Road

22 Aug 2022

Vaazhvi -- on mission to feed hungry, educate youth, pamper strays

The NGO has a hybrid operational model where the classes are held in both online and offline mode.

14 Aug 2022

Even 10 years after construction, open SWD in Perungudi pose threat to citizens

Open stormwater drains in Perungudi have been a threat to motorists and pedestrians alike since they were constructed 10 years ago.

10 Aug 2022

People risk life on railway track as Easwari Nagar subway remains waterlogged

Come rain or shine, the Easwari Nagar subway at Pallavaram remains waterlogged. The inundation gets worse when it rains.

06 Aug 2022

Olympiad pulls tourists to resorts, small traders lose business

The streets were deserted and hotels empty, without the regular tourist crowd. All the crowd seemed to concentrate at the venue and resorts around it.

31 Jul 2022