Explained: How Palaniswami proved he is Dhoni of TN politics

Today, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has successfully completed two years in office. When the announcement about his becoming Chief Minister was made in 2017, many were surprised. And there were many others who predicted that his government would not last long. But, Palaniswami has proved his critics wrong. Continue Reading

Association in Chennai conducts awareness on source segregation

Members of Chitlapakkam Muthulakshmi Nagar Welfare Association conducted a campaign to create awareness on waste / garbage segregation at source and to not throw them on the road. Continue Reading

IFS officer Sudha Ramen develops app for farmers

An app Tamilnadu Treepedia developed by Sudha Ramen IFS, Deputy Director, Arignar Anna Zoological Park, aims to help identify trees that are native to a particular locality. It has more than 150 native key trees listed under 19 categories. And, what makes this app stand apart is that it works even offline. Continue Reading

Overhead cables lead to huge loss for EB post cyclones in TN

The loss percentage is higher when disaster strikes in Chennai, Kancheepuram, Cuddalore and Nagapattinam districts. Sources said TANGEDCO has incurred a loss of around 3,500 crore in the past seven years during natural disasters. Continue Reading

History graduate from Chennai turns skating coach

Meet S Palanivel, a skating coach from Chitlapakkam, who has been training students for close to a decade now. Recently, two of his students, Karthika and Bhuvaneswari, had won bronze medals in the National-level competition held at Visakhapatnam. Continue Reading

Are days of calendars gone?

The arrival of the year-end is always marked by calendars and diaries of the new year which are sold and mostly given as gifts. But with the advancement in technology, a few vendors in the city said their sales have gone down considerably. Continue Reading