Social worker in Chennai receives Achiever’s award

Jothi Selvakumar who is in charge of the Karunai Illam Home for the destitute psychiatric patients of Udavum Karangal received the Working Women Achiever’s Award – 2019 from Ooruni Foundation on this week. Continue Reading

Nolambur, JJ Nagar in Chennai come under 100% CCTV surveillance

Every major street and junction of the Thirumangalam police range that included Nolambur and JJ Nagar in addition to Anna Nagar and Villivakkam ranges in Chennai are now under 100 per cent CCTV surveillance. Continue Reading

TN CM meets Chennai’s cricketing prodigy

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami and deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam met and appreciated Anna Nagar’s three-year-old cricketing prodigy, Sanush Suryadev on Monday. Nicknamed Junior MSD, Sanush’s name was added to India Book of Records and Asia Book of Records recently. Continue Reading

Post ban, plastic products make a comeback at Mugappair in Chennai

Little over a month since the enforcement of plastic ban, 6.09 tonnes of the forbidden single-use products have been collected in January from Ambattur zone which Mugappair belongs to. Continue Reading

A peek at TN CM’s usage of Assembly rule 110 to bring changes

In the last two years as Tamilnadu Chief Minister, Edappadi K Palaniswami has taken many pages out of his mentor and former Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa’s book. One among them is the effective usage of rule 110 in the State Assembly. Continue Reading

Valentine’s Day: These women broke tradition by proposing love to their men

Man kneeling down and giving bunch of roses to woman while proposing his love for her is becoming a passé. In this age of social media, many women are taking the initiative. News Today brings you the (love) story of two such couples. Continue Reading

Residents of Anna Nagar, Chennai, say no to single-use plastics

With the abundance of commercial outlets in the neighbourhood, it was no surprise that during the first few days of the plastic-ban, Anna Nagar, Chennai, topped the charts in terms of the quantity of single-use plastics seized. Continue Reading

Punjabi by birth, Tamil by heart, Jashwant loves ‘Thirukkural’

Thiruvalluvar is alive. He lives in Mugappair, wears a turban and speaks Tamil with a Punjabi accent. This is the impression you get when you hear Jaswant Singh talk in Tamil about his love for the two-line kurals. Continue Reading

18-year-old from Chennai gets R Day bravery award

The 18-year-old local hero Suryakumar who single-handedly nabbed a chain snatcher in Anna Nagar, Chennai, in April 2018 was awarded the Anna medal for gallantry on Republic Day by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami. Continue Reading