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

Chennai residents seek revision in the unreasonable property tax hike

Nearly 700 house owners in Mugappair have decided to not pay the property tax this time as they say that authorities have not paid heed to their petitions seeking revision of the ‘unreasonable’ hike last year. Continue Reading

TN govt proposes road to connect Koyambedu and NH4

In order to ease traffic congestion on Koyambedu market road, the government is looking to dusting off a shelved project connecting Poonamallee High Road (NH4) and Koyambedu Wholesale Market Complex ‘A’ Road. Continue Reading

Occupational therapist brings world-class practices to Chennai

Archana conducted free camp from 26 to 28 December with an intention of sharing her 18-year experience in the area and offered consultation to parents of children with conditions such as autism, ADHD, Down’s Syndrome and other issues. Continue Reading