Poor maintenance of electric pole at Balambal Nagar puts commuters at risk

The electric pole carrying high density wires at Balambal Nagar is being poorly maintained, claim residents. The broken parts of the electric pole remain uncleared, they say, adding that it is highly dangerous to leave these electric wires in their current state. Continue Reading

Shrinking space at Butt Road junction worries motorists

People commuting through Butt Road junction near Guindy face heavy traffic chaos every day due to the very narrow, one-way road. Guindy-Poonamalle is considered to be one of the important stretches in the city. Continuous protests and complaints have been made for the past 15 years to expand this road, but in vain. Continue Reading

Hearing-impaired student bags top slot in Engineering admissions

It was celebration time at Ramakrishna Mission Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Bazullah Road, as P Barath, a student who is hearing impaired, secured a top slot in the Engineering admissions, for the current academic year. Continue Reading

MP Thamizhachi petitions Union Minister for MRTS completion

South Chennai MP, Thamizhachi Thangapandian, petitioned Union Railway Minister Piyush Goyal Tuesday seeking to expedite the 5 km Mass Rapid Transit System (MRTS) link between Velacheri and St Thomas Mount, which is long-delayed. Continue Reading

Artificial limb donation programme in Chennai

The Federation of Adambakkam Welfare Association (FAWA) is organising an artificial limb donation programme in July for the welfare of differently-abled persons. It is being sponsored by S C Agarwal of Agarwal Foundation. Continue Reading