Chennai retired Sergeant’s safety project gets thumbs up from Air Force

Earlier this month, Indian Air Force’s Mirage 2000 crashed at HAL airport in Bengaluru, taking the lives of two pilots. The crash came barely days after IAF’s Jaguar fighter plane crashed in Kushinagar, UP, on 28 January.

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Two major civic developments in Pallavaram, Chennai, please residents

In a series of positive developments, the Pallavaram Municipal Commissioner last week, started to take steps to address a host of issues in the neighbourhood, and agreed to act on a 16-point agenda, put forward by the Federation of Civic and Welfare Associations of Pallavaram. Continue Reading

Plastic ban ineffectively implemented in Chennai suburb

Although the State government’s ban on single-use plastic, came into force on 1 January, its impact is yet to be seen in Chrompet and surrounding areas, as a large number of businesses are still seemingly hesitant to look for alternatives. Continue Reading

Former ship captain from Chennai wins award from Sailors’ Society

The London-based Sailors’ Society recently presented its prestigious International Unsung Hero award to Manoj Joy (53). In a chat with ‘News Today’ he speaks about his journey thus far. Continue Reading