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.
Over the last three days, the Chennai Corporation has collected fines to the tune of Rs 6.43 lakh from those found dumping garbage out in the open.
Pooja*, a nurse in her late 20s, deployed at an ‘Amma’ mini clinic in the city, said her salary of `12,500 has been delayed by at least 15 days.
Civic body official claims construction on East Coast Road is aimed at mitigating flooding, but tribunal says it can’t be allowed as the area is ecologically sensitive
A few months ago, B Vengadathiri, a social work student walked into a house at Kannagi Nagar and appealed to a woman there to get inoculated against Covid at the earliest.
With Chennai falling behind other metros in number of Covid vaccinations, civic body looks to increase coverage
The City Corporation on Saturday began a drive to seize single-use plastic products and impose penalties on shops that use plastic covers and wrappers.
Deputy Commissioner of Health Dr. Manish Narnaware said he found that the airline was giving single-use plastic envelopes and got them tested with TNPCB.
After a complaint by Arappor Iyakkam, an FIR was filed on August 9 against a few officials and contractors of the Chennai and Coimbatore Corporation and former minister SP Velumani
On hearing the DVAC raid at Velumani’s house, AIADMK MLAs in Coimbatore and party supporters gathered in front of the former minister’s house at Sugunapuram.
Aiming to streamline parking across the city, the Greater Chennai Corporation is planning to expand its on-street parking system to more areas.
The poster designing, drawing, slogan writing and meme creation competitions are open to all while the quiz is for school and college students
Activists and experts believe that such mass rescue drives, while leaving room for errors, may also infringe upon basic rights.
“Residents associations have expressed interest in planting 500-600 trees.
The city corporation has so far cleared around 6,189 MT of waste and water hyacinth from 30 waterbodies in the city, as part of its mass cleaning drive ahead of the monsoon season.