The evicted pavement dwellers from Egmore, who were relocated to a shelter in Periyamet, refused to eat food on Wednesday as it was transported in a garbage collection vehicle.
21 Oct 2021
Indiscriminate dumping and burning of garbage on an unoccupied Tamil Nadu Housing Board (TNHB) plot at Mogappair East is causing air pollution in the neighbourhood.
19 Oct 2021
On Saturday, the police forcefully moved the luggage of pavement dwellers to a government shelter, but the residents refused to vacate, although some visited the shelter and returned.
18 Oct 2021
Even as the country battles a huge power crisis and people find it difficult to cope with inflated electricity bills, 61-year-old S Dhamodharan is untethered.
17 Oct 2021
Close to 50 families who had occupied pavements near the Egmore Railway Station were evicted on Saturday by the City Corporation and the police.
17 Oct 2021
To attend the training programme, women from various villages are asked to commute to the Block Development Office, situated at a distance from their villages.
14 Oct 2021
This has resulted in water of the lake, 145 acres in size, getting polluted. It is now covered with a layer of water hyacinth and reeks of sewage.
11 Oct 2021
Official apathy and negligence have let an encroached religious structure thrive at the cost of public space at Mogappair East in the city.
07 Oct 2021
The move comes after the civic body on Friday organised substance de-addiction camps across the city which saw a huge turnout.
02 Oct 2021
Up to 80 per cent of maintenance work in the city’s stormwater drains and waterbodies has been completed ahead of the onset of monsoon.
01 Oct 2021
Focus on added city areas, beautification of beaches, and water supply to each house
30 Sep 2021
With areas surrounding their houses developing, Irulars’ access routes have been blocked
28 Sep 2021
Nallarasu says there had been no staff and the building too is getting dilapidated. In addition, as there’s no one to oversee it, and at night, the building is used for anti-social activities.
27 Sep 2021
The turning point came in 2011, when State government disability welfare officer S Babu rescued and rehabilitated Jeeva.
26 Sep 2021
The Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital (RGGGH) has started a pilot study to identify chronic kidney disease among the rural population.
26 Sep 2021