Chennai to get one more dialysis unit tomorrow

Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC), Freemasons Lodge Accountants No.194 and Tanker Foundation are inaugurating a new free dialysis unit on Saturday (11 July) at The Urban Community Health Centre, at Zone -15-796, VOC Street, East Coast Road, Cholamandal Artists Village, Injambakkam. Continue Reading

Beela Rajesh transferred, Radhakrishnan becomes Health Secretary

In a major bureaucratic move at a time when the State is facing crisis due to increasing number of Covid-19 cases, the Tamilnadu governmnet today removed Beela Rajesh from the post of Health Secretary. Continue Reading

Corona makes Chennai clean as garbage generation goes down

The Greater Chennai Corporation has recorded a slump in the amount of waste collected from the city bins. The decrease in garbage turn out is attributed to the lock down which began on 24 March. Continue Reading

Foreshore Estate fishermen up in arms

The Madras High Court recently directed the State government as well as the Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) to consider reconstructing a road connecting Pattinapakkam to Besant Nagar. Continue Reading

Urban forest at Valasaravakkam

With growing concerns towards climate change, several NGOs and Residents Welfare Associations (RWA) across the city have taken various measures to contribute to help save our environment. Continue Reading

Palaniswami inaugurates slew of projects

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today inaugurated the 2.65 km long multiway transfer road connecting Vandalur and Mannivakkam via video conference from the Secretariat. Continue Reading

Differently-abled seek ramp to access Marina, Corpn awaits Centre’s nod

Differently-abled people’s request for a permanent ramp to access the Marina seems to be delaying over the years. The Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) had only put up a temporary ramp in the Marina for a day to mark International Day of Disabled Persons for the second year in a row. Continue Reading

Fitness-enthusiast from Chennai is on a mission to reintroduce cycling

In a bid to encourage people cycling, Felix John from Chennai, has been elected as the Bicycle Mayor by Amsterdam-based social entreprise BYCS. A happy Felix is charting out ideas to make people embrace and leverage cycling. Continue Reading