Harichandran alerts visitors to Tambaram market, commuters

As a resident of Tambaram, you would have visited the marketplace several times a week. When you take a walk on Shanmugam Road, you can hear the constant announcement ‘Podhu makkalukku kaval thuraiyin anbana vendugol…’ Continue Reading

Lack of work-life balance leads to kidney problems: Health Secy

The 18th International Federation of Kidney Foundations (IFKF) conference was inaugurated in Chennai this morning in collaboration with the Tamilnad Kidney Research (TANKER) Foundation. Continue Reading

‘News Today’ comes from cutting-edge printing facility

In addition to a strong editorial team, News Today has been backed by a supportive and creative designing crew right from inception. Continue Reading

‘Nel’ Jayaraman dies in Chennai, last rites in native place Friday

For the past few months, Jayaraman had been under treatment for skin cancer at a private hospital in Chennai where his end came at 5.18 am today. Continue Reading

CM to inaugurate Chennaiyil Thiruvaiyaru 18 December 

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami will be inaugurating the festival 18 December in Chennai and thavil maestro A K Palanivel will receive the ‘Isaiyazhwar’ award from the Chief Minister. Continue Reading

Chennai has highest number of AIDS population, says data

The 2017-2018 data provided by TANSACS shows that there are a total of 10,527 cases in the State and Chennai has the highest number of HIV population, accounting for 887, followed by Tiruchi that has 623 cases and Madurai, 580. Continue Reading

Psychiatric counselling given to victims of Cyclone Gaja

If it is monsoon, water and vector-borne diseases are the most expected outbreaks. However, with Cyclone Gaja devastating the delta districts, the officials state that there has not been many dengue and swine flu cases in the affected districts. Continue Reading

Tamilnadu organ donation is model for other States

News Today gets into conversation with Dr Sunil Shroff, the founder-trustee of Mohan (Multi Organ Harvesting Aid Network) Foundation that has been working towards organ donation and transplantation for several years now. Continue Reading

Pammal, Anakaputhur municipalities source water from quarries

To meet the water needs of residents living in Pammal and Anakaputhur, the municipalities have begun work to source water from quarries and ponds in the vicinity. It is said the suburbs experience severe water scarcity during summer. Continue Reading

Chennai shows it cares for Gaja victims

“When Chennai suffered due to floods in 2015 and Vardah cyclone in 2016, people in other parts of the State rushed to the capital’s rescue. But when those in the delta districts are devastated by Gaja, the city has not helped them much.” Continue Reading