Two major civic developments in Pallavaram, Chennai, please residents

In a series of positive developments, the Pallavaram Municipal Commissioner last week, started to take steps to address a host of issues in the neighbourhood, and agreed to act on a 16-point agenda, put forward by the Federation of Civic and Welfare Associations of Pallavaram. Continue Reading

Chennai residents have mixed opinions about effluent pipeline

In one of the major developments in the neighbourhood, the leather tanners in Pallavaram, are working to lay a 13.5 kilometre-long underground pipeline, to transport treated effluents generated at their industries, to the Perungudi Sewage Treatment Plant. Continue Reading

Nanganallur in Chennai gears up for Margazhi music season

Nanganallur is gearing up for Margazhi music season as various sabhas and music halls across the neighbourhood have started to celebrate the spirit of music. Continue Reading

Chennai doctor becomes member of an international society

Neighbourhood gynaecologist and obstetrician, Dr Asha Devi (33), has successfully passed part one, two and three examinations of Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London, recently, thereby becoming a member of the college’s international society. Continue Reading

Chennai Corp to demolish unlawful tenements in Madipakkam

Good times seem to have come residents’ way at Madipakkam and surrounding areas, as the Corporation and neighbouring Municipalities are proposing to undertake a joint exercise to demolish hundreds of houses and commercial establishments built over encroached lands. Continue Reading