Chennai assn honours service-minded people with Pride of Madras award

Instituted by Senior Citizens’ Group Of Besant Nagar (SCGOBN), these awards honour individuals who have gone beyond the scope of normal work to help the poor and needy, especially senior citizens, and are supported by the Rotary Club of Madras Mount. Continue Reading

Chennai civic body reclaims temple property, cleans Velacheri lake

A few days ago, the Chennai Corporation reclaimed a property belonging to Dhandeeswaram temple at Karunambigai Colony by evicting 19 families who lived on rent in a multi-storey building, which was built on the said spot. Continue Reading

Demolition waste at Perungudi hinders free flow of rainwater

Groundwater level in nearby areas, such as Anna Nagar, Venus Colony, Balakrishna Nagar, VGP Selva Nagar and Bhuvaneshwari Nagar, has gone down, wells have completely dried up and people living here are fully dependent on tankers for their daily needs. Continue Reading

Fitness enthusiast Abhirami Alagappan is multi-faceted

Abhirami Alagappan bagged the bronze at Miss India 2019 NABBA/ WFF- body-building and women’s fitness modelling contest. This makes the law student and Neelankarai resident the second athlete from Tamilnadu to compete and also the youngest one to do so. Continue Reading