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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 Express, 1 month ago
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Kaaka Muttai won't be cinematically emotional: Manikandan

Chennai, Aug 20 (IANS) Actor Dhanush-produced Tamil drama "Kaaka Muttai", about the lives two young brothers in a slum will not be cinematically emotional, says its director Manikandan, adding that it will be very realistic in its portrayal of the ...
 Mangalorean1 week ago Dhanush-Vetrimaaran film goes to Toronto  Deccan Chronicle1 week ago 'Kaaka Muttai' Won't be Cinematically Emotional: Manikandan  New Indian Express1 week ago Slum Clearance Board proposes houses to transgenders  Business Standard India3 weeks 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 India1 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

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 India3 weeks ago

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 Express1 month ago Corporate : Indian Bank rolls out two mobile branches for slum dwellers  Indian-Commodity1 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 Pros to train students and take sports to Chennai slums  The Hindu2 months 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

DDA'S EWS flats scheme challenged in HC, hearing on Sep 24

An organisation of slum dwellers Tuesday moved the Delhi High Court, challenging DDA's new housing scheme and seeking direction to the government to allot them the flats meant for the economically-weaker sections. Slum dwellers residing in Shankar ...
 NewKerala.com9 hours ago

Chennai civic body meets to decide if city is prepared for monsoon

CHENNAI: Is the city prepared to face the northeast monsoon? Though the recent showers forced several commuters to wade through stagnated water, the Chennai corporation on Monday said that all is well and under control after a high-level meeting. ...
 Times of India1 day ago And, the 'Buzz' is Back  New Indian Express1 day ago
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