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Tamil cinema breaks into the big league with slum drama

7,500 Slum Youth to Receive Job-oriented Training at Rs 5cr

CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board (TNSCB) has sought `4.85 crore to impart skill development training to 7,500 slum youth under the State budgetary support. TNSCB sources told Express that following the announcement in the State ... New Indian Express, 2 days ago

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Indian Bank rolls out mobile branch, ATM for slum dwellers

CHENNAI: Reserve Bank of India governor Dr Raghuram G Rajan launched Indian Bank's two mobile branches/vans with ATM facility, for providing banking services to urban populace residing in the slum areas of Royapuram, Tiruvotriyur, Tondiarpet in ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago Corporate : Indian Bank rolls out two mobile branches for slum dwellers  Indian-Commodity2 months ago Pass Books of IOB Distributed  New Indian Express1 week ago
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Eviction at Slums Drives Kids Out of Schools: Study

CHENNAI: Slum eviction drives carried out in mid-academic year has resulted in a substantial increase in the number of school drop-outs of an already education-deprived marginalised sections of the society, reveals a study. According to the ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago No Digging Ahead of Monsoon: Corpn to Electricity Board  New Indian Express1 week ago Children move from rags to ranks  Big News Network2 weeks ago Chennai celebrates 375 years  Calcutta Telegraph3 weeks ago
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NGOs Pick Holes in Plan to Shift Slum-dwellers in City

CHENNAI: The State government's efforts to relocate slum dwellers from the city came under close scrutiny after several complaints against the move were raised at a review meeting organised by the National Commission for Scheduled Castes on ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago

One woman dies in LPG cylinder blast at Chennai slum

A 47-year-old woman who suffered burns after an LPG cylinder blast in Nammalvarpet on Friday died at Kilpauk Medical College and Hospital on Saturday.
 Times of India1 month ago LPG blast injures nine in Ayanavaram slum  Times of India1 month ago

One Word For A Year-II

Reuters (From Outlook 1 September 2014) Slum children play inside water pipes in Marina Beach Chennai 375 Chennai sucks, it's stuck in its own illusory cultural sophistication Krish Ashok ...
 Outlook India3 weeks ago

Out of sight leaves slum dwellers out of mind

By the beginning of 1970, the population of Chennai, or Madras as it was then known, reached 25 lakh, of which more than 10 lakh people lived in what the city authorities called ‘slums’.
 Times of India1 month ago

Only 9% of kids at Kannagi Nagar resettlement site have access to education

CHENNAI: Just 9% of the total child population in Chennai's Kannagi Nagar, one of the largest slum resettlement sites in the country, has education facilities, says a study. Schools in the area have only 2,000 seats for the 20,000 school-going ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Lions Club to Adopt Slums, Corporation School Students

CHENNAI: The Lions Club will adopt slum residents and Corporation school students and provide them healthcare and education. Addressing a joint press conference here on Tuesday, international director R Murugan and incoming district governor VSB ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Meet these movers and shapers

Comment · print · T T T+· T- The Hindu The Chennai Shapers. Photo: B. Jothi Ramalingam TOPICS A team of young people from varied backgrounds come together to make their city a better place They are young. They are passionate. They ...
 The Hindu3 days ago
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