MDMK leader arrested for assaulting Corpn official

MDMK district secretary Subramanian was arrested today for assaulting K Varadarajan, an Executive Engineer of Greater Chennai Corporation when he tried to remove illegal banners set up on Todd Hunter Road near the YMCA Ground Sunday. Continue Reading

Police outpost removed at St Thomas Mount station to facilitate FOB work

Giving much relief to the residents, who frequent Alandur from Adambakkam by crossing the railway track, the contract to construct the Foot Over Bridge (FOB) across St Thomas Mount railway station has been awarded to a private contractor. Continue Reading

Trust in Chennai shows how eco-friendly weddings can be achieved

Recently, the neighbourhood of Nungambakkam, witnessed three weddings, which followed the ‘zero waste’ concept. The brain behind this green initiative, is Eco-Konnectors, a trust that works with waste management, under the motto: “Your litter is your responsibility.” Continue Reading

Illegal parking at College Road, Chennai, inconveniences commuters

The presence of share autos on one side of College Road in Nungambakkam is a cause of concern for many. A shop keeper nearby, felt, the Greater Chennai Corporation and the traffic police should take up the matter, shift the auto stand to any one of the interior roads. Continue Reading

People want UPHCs to function for longer hours

People and activists in Chennai seek proper treatment and adequate infrastructural facilities in the Urban Primary Health Centres (UPHCs). A ground survey to a few UPHCs revealed that they were not wrong in their observation. Continue Reading