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From Chennai slum to global football stadium
Times of India

From Chennai slum to global football stadium

Chennai: After a long day at school, 16-year-old Sangeetha Sekar returns home only to change into her bright yellow jersey and football spikes before rushing for her practice sessions. Growing up in the slums off Wall Tax Road in Egmore, her tryst ... Times of India, 6 hours ago
From city slum to global football stadium Times of India, 10 hours ago

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Advocate hacked to death in Chennai

Tense moments prevailed in Sathyamurthy Nagar, Vyasarpadi, on Wednesday morning after hundreds of residents of various slum tenements in Vyasarpadi sat around the body of advocate T. Ravi (45) who was...
 The Hindu5 days ago

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 Express2 months ago Over 1,300 houses under construction by Slum Clearance Board  The Hindu3 weeks ago

233 is only a start for him

Vignesh lives in a Slum Clearance Board tenement and is the son of a fisherman. | (P Jawahar | EPS) CHENNAI: When asked for his marks, B Vignesh (15) smiled shyly and said, I got only 233 marks.. Vignesh is associated with Arunodaya Centre that ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago
New Indian Express

Slum Board to try out new tech to provide affordable housing for the poor

An artist's impression of homes constructed using the Glass Fibre Reinforced Gypsum (GFRG) Technology CHENNAI: An innovative building technology that makes it possible to construct multi-storey buildings in just a matter of weeks may become the ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Why Morarji Desai is a Mentor to Slum Kids

CHENNAI: Whenever Morarji Desai calls his younger brother working at a major IT firm, the latter's colleagues let out a hearty laugh. After all, it's not often you hear Vajpayee speaking to Morarji Desai. It is a running joke among all our ...
 New Indian Express1 month ago

Slum kids goal global!

They were either orphaned at birth, or were born into families which could not provide for them — but football gave these Indian kids a life that others can only dream of! Slum Soccer, an organisation which works to uplift the lives of children ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 day ago
DNA India

When Chennai woke up to clean up its sea shore

On Sunday, more than 5,800 volunteers collected and segregated 59 tonnes of garbage in Chennai and 12 other cities Chennai: As the sun rose from the depths of the Bay of Bengal over Chennai's horizon on Sunday, a sea of people—a total of 4,500 ...
 Livemint.com1 week ago Invisible civic officials earn public wrath  Deccan Chronicle1 week ago Despite floods corpn schools results up 1%  Times of India1 month ago Politicians turn ingenious to lure voters in Tamil Nadu  The Freepress Journal1 month ago

Goons attack 19-yr-old in public; residents protest seeking action

CHENNAI: In yet another instance of violence in public, a 19-year-old youth was attacked with sharp weapons by goons in full public view at Ashok Pillar, Vyasarpadi on Monday. This led to tension among residents who staged a protest urging police to ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago

Housing for all: demand survey on

CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government has started the process of conducting demand survey for housing, which is a pre-requisite for getting funds from the Centre under the Housing for All project. Sources revealed that top officials from the Housing ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago 'Housing for All' Plan Hamstrung by Lack of Data  New Indian Express1 month ago
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