Frequent accidents at Kaiveli junction are a cause for concern

A recent road mishap at Kaiveli junction in Velacheri, Chennai, had a major impact on many lives: A motorist lost his life, another suffered serious injuries while the driver of another vehicle had a narrow escape. The said spot has always been risky for motorists. Continue Reading

Chennai resident attempts to revive fading art forms

Inspired by the December music festival, a resident of Thiruvanmiyur, Chennai, has set out to revive the fading art forms of Kerala, through an annual carnival. P A Sureshkumar, who conducts the ‘Malayali Margazhi Mahotsavam’, for this purpose, speaks to ‘News Today’. Continue Reading

Plastic ban: Velacheri residents want regular inspections

The ban on single-use plastics that came into effect on 1 January was welcomed unanimously by the residents. However, according to many in Velacheri, the government on its part failed to bring in a proper enforcement due to which some shops in the neighbourhood continue to use polythene carry bags. Continue Reading

Chennai-based teacher pens book for easy learning of English

A teacher knows the requirement of a student best, and that is why K V Natarajan (76), a resident of Velacheri, Chennai, has written and launched the book ‘Simplified English Grammar for Everyone.’ Continue Reading