Chennai kid wins Skating Championship 4 times consecutively

Abdul Haneef, the father of 12-year-old skating champ Abdul Irfaan, realised how tough a competitor his son was during a recent State championship. Continue Reading

Project Weawin provides jobs to people with special needs

Weavin sees the three NGOs joining hands to employ young intellectually challenged adults to hand weave cloth, which is then designed and modelled to aesthetically crafted every day fashion accessories like purses and bags, for sale. Continue Reading

AMD condition in elders has no permanent cure, say doctors

“Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is prevalent in 21 per cent of the rural population and 16 per cent of the urban population in Tamilnadu. It is among the leading causes of visual loss in the elderly people,” said ophthalmologist and vitreoretinal surgeon at Sankara Nethralaya, Dr Rajiv Raman. Continue Reading

Book bank in Chennai has helped students for 18 years

As a part of their 19th year of free book distribution, 200 students from various colleges across the city were issued free books on 21 July at a function organised by the Jaigopal Trust. Continue Reading