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Tamil Nadu Elections 2016: BJP banks on Tamil brahmins to win lone Chennai seat
DNA India

Rs 4 Crore to Skill Slum Youth

CHENNAI: Urban unemployed youth in slums in Chennai could heave a sigh of relief as Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board is planning to provide them with skills to earn their livelihood. It is learnt that the Slum Clearance Board will impart skill ... New Indian Express, 1 week ago
Jaya sitting pretty in Chennai's RK Nagar Millennium Post, 5 days ago
Deccan Chronicle

Chennai slum children win athletics meet

Chennai : Talking about her family isn't easy for 15-year-old S. Sneha. Hers is a broken family. Left to fend for herself and her younger brother, after her parents split following a quarrel, she dropped out of Class X and started working in a ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Chennai's Street Children Stars Are Champions In World Athletics Meet  NDTV1 month ago
New Indian Express

Months After Losing Homes, Squatters' Stand Vindicated as Builder Stakes Cl...

CHENNAI: Less than two months after revenue authorities removed a slum near Korattur Station Road claiming the dwellers encroached onto a lake bed, a private builder has placed a board on Thursday claiming it to be the company's property. M/S ...
 New Indian Express4 weeks ago
Times of India

Jayalalithaa opens 4,044 Slum Clearance Board tenements

CHENNAI: Chief minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday opened 4,044 tenements built by the Slum Clearance Board in various parts of Tamil Nadu. The buildings, costing Rs 272.68 crore, were opened through video-conferencing from the Secretariat. "As a ...
 Times of India1 month ago Jaya Declares Open 4,044 Tenements for Poor  New Indian Express1 month ago

Danish Help for Destitute Women

CHENNAI: After her flight landed, her first destination was a local slum where she interacted with a few widows and divorced women. They shared their stories with her. Not the sob stories of losing the breadwinner of the family but inspiring stories ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
Times of India

Volunteers adopt locality hit by flood, start clean-up drive

CHENNAI: After December's deluge left mountains of garbage and jetsam in its wake in a slum along the banks of river Adyar in Saidapet, volunteers quietly rolled up their sleeves and got down to work. The Serene Chennai, an NGO, is leading ...
 Times of India2 months ago

Soccer League for Slum Children Kicks-off in Chennai

Rags to riches stories are dime a dozen in football. Some of the top players in football were once street kids. Thus, there is little doubt if football can be an actual gamechanger in the lives of the have-nots. As part of its corporate social ...
 New Indian Express2 months ago

'Housing for All' Plan Hamstrung by Lack of Data

CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu's plan to create 12.94 lakh housing stock in 666 statutory towns suffered a blow as the survey on the demand for housing to be carried out by the State government was delayed by lack of data. The state has identified 12.94 lakh ...
 New Indian Express8 hours ago

Filth Chokes Adyar

CHENNAI: The Adyar River begins its journey at the Malaipattu tank at Sriperumbudur taluk but only begins to fit the definition of a stream when it reaches the Chembarambakkam Lake. The river mostly runs along the southern half of the city for about ...
 New Indian Express9 hours ago

It's not all water under the bridge

Chennai is no longer a bastion of the DMK, but the party thinks memories of the December floods will make voters align with it. Chennaiyai Pidi, Kotayil Kodi (Capture Chennai and the flag will fly at Fort St. George), was once a popular slogan ...
 The Hindu2 days ago
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