Nanganallur residents angry over encroachments along pathways

Residents across the neighbourhoood are unhappy over the inactivity of Greater Chennai Corporation and police department over rampant encroachment on the sidewalks and pavements, leaving no place for the pedestrians to walk. Continue Reading

Man brutally attacks girl at Chetpet station; DGP visits spot

Following the shocking incident of a woman attacked with a knife by a spurned man at Chetpet railway station last night, Director General of Police of the Railways (GRP), C Sylendra Babu visited the Chetpet railway station this morning. Continue Reading

MGR Nagar Govt school woos children in city

Though there is stiff competition from private institutions, this government school at MGR Nagar has not given up. The school authorities visit nearby areas, explaining about the facilities available in the institution. Continue Reading

FCI review: Paddy procurement has gone up to 17.50 lakh tons in TN

Union Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan who was in Chennai yesterday to review the Food Corporation of India’s (FCI) performance in the southern region, said in Tamilnadu the procurment of paddy has gone up in the last five years. This has been achieved because of the result of increase in minimum support price (MSP) offered to the crop, he said. Continue Reading

Kodambakkam streets to soon be re-designed by architects

In a major infrastructural uplift to the neighbourhood, the Corporation has decided to rope in architects and city development consultants, to re-design roads at Kodambakkam, Chennai. Continue Reading

Motorists want strict action against illegal parking of cabs at Tirusulam

Motorists taking GST Road, Tirusulam, opposite Chennai Airport, have requested the Chennai Traffic Police (CTP) to clear private cabs illegally parked on the stretch. One can see them parked at will on roadsides. Continue Reading

Chrompet residents seek increase in bus frequency to interior areas

Residents of Hastinapuram, Chitlapakkam and surrounding areas, want concerned authorities to increase the frequency of buses that ply here. During afternoons and nights, there is hardly any connectivity, they say. Continue Reading

Motorists on Old Trunk Road want safety measures

With construction work underway for the grade separator at Pallavaram, all vehicles proceeding to Tambaram, are forced to go through Old Trunk Road, resulting in heavy traffic during peak hours.
This has made reaching Pallavaram bus stand a Herculean task for commuters. Continue Reading