NGO Life with Equality rescues, provides shelter to stray animals

Day or night, Sowmya Sankaran does not worry if she gets a call to rescue stray animals or perform obsequies. Moved by the plight of homeless people and animals, the engineer-turned-writer and a resident of Ram Nagar founded ‘Life with Equality’, a social platform to help the needy, in 2014.  Continue Reading

Stitch Fashion Academy in Chennai specialises in Indo-Western attires

In addition to offering regular courses, Nirmala hosts free workshop for underprivileged women monthly once that teaches aari, zardosi work and painting among others. Continue Reading

Germany to fund cleaning of Adambakkam Lake

The State government has selected several waterbodies in South Chennai, Kovalam stretch and Adambakkam Lake is one among them, for desilting and deepening process. Continue Reading

TN minister seeks clarification on NITI Aayog’s health index ranklist

Tamilnadu slipping down to ninth rank from third in the NITI Aayog’s Health Index has raised serious concern and experts opine that the State should take it as a ‘wake up call’ and improve the services offered. Continue Reading

While you wait for water tanker, don’t forget to watch your health

Although the city has received a spell after an inordinately long time, it is not going to solve the water scarcity immediately. Continue Reading

‘News Today’ looks at water management in RGGGH, Kilpauk

While the entire city is grappling with water scarcity, the two prominent, tertiary government hospitals – Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital and Kilpauk Medical College and Hospital seem to manage well. Continue Reading