TNIE Documentary | 450 residents, two storeys, zero amenities: Chennai's den of misery

Right in the heart of Chennai city is a worn-out and cramped two-storey building that is home to over 128 families. Over 450 people are currently housed in these cage-like rooms, many of whom have been here for over two decades. Unhygienic living conditions, poor infrastructure, a lack of basic amenities, and whatnot. This documentary tells the story of how they ended up here, their everyday challenges, and their petition to the government.

published on : 18th March 2023

An association in Tunis helps the "Barbechas" to overcome poverty

An association in Tunis helps the "Barbechas" (garbage scavengers) work their way out of poverty.

published on : 8th March 2019

Itta Bena: the US recovery's forgotten town

It’s a problem Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell hopes to tackle on his watch.

published on : 15th February 2019

PMAY beneficiaries are selected through socio-economic and caste census: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi pointed out that during UPA government, beneficiaries for Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana were selected through Below Poverty Line list.

published on : 5th June 2018