Sterlite: NGT team in Thoothukudi to inspect copper plant

The committe was formed after Vedanta applied for reopening of the plant and submitted its petition to the NGT. Chairman of the tribunal, AK Goyel oversaw the case and stated that a committee will inspect the plant and further develpments will be made from there on. Continue Reading

IIT student hangs self in hostel room in Chennai

He often fought with his parents and brother over the phone, it is said. He was said to be upset last night as his phone calls to them were unanswered. He did not leave any suicide note behind. Continue Reading

TSA club in Chennai helps flood-hit people in Kerala

The Schram Academy’s (TSA) Disaster Management Club sensitised the students on the impact of the recent natural disaster occurred in Kerala. Continue Reading

Biogas plant installed in 2006 at Koyambedu market remains shut

In 2006, the Chennai Metropolitan Development Authority (CMDA) invested Rs 8 crore to install a biogas plant at Koyambedu, to make use of the tonnes of bio-waste generated every day at the market and produce electricity from it. But the vendors and people residing nearby say that they have never seen it working. Continue Reading