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Stop Evicting Slum Dwellers, Says Patkar

CHENNAI: Activist-turned-politician Medha Patkar, who was in the city to address a seminar on Right to live and livelihood of slum and pavement dwellers said that successive governments in Tamil Nadu have failed in the rehabilitation of slum ... New Indian Express, 1 day ago

Slum board set to give Nochi Kuppam seafront a facelift

CHENNAI: Nochi Kuppam seafront in Foreshore Estate is set to look a tad better with the Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board (TNSCB) taking up redevelopment of 534 dilapidated tenements. Demolition of the 42-year-old building started after shifting ...
 Times of India3 days ago
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Armed with 200 Policemen, Corporation Begins Slum Clearance

CHENNAI: The Chennai Corporation began removal of settlements near Otteri Nullah on Konnur High Road on Monday, even as an attempt by slum dwellers to stage a road roko was thwarted by police. Express had earlier reported about the civic body's ...
 New Indian Express1 week ago Corporation Set to Evict 177 Hutments from Konnur Road  New Indian Express3 weeks ago

Children describe the City of their Dreams: World Cities Day observed by UN-Habitat and World Vision India

Chennai: Im waiting for the day my city would be safe for me and my friends, says Sadhna, a 17-year-old girl from a slum in the outskirts of New Delhi. She was expressing her dream for her city through a poem she wrote in an event organised by ...
 APN News3 weeks ago

Slum-dwellers rehab PIL dismissed

Chennai: The Madras high court has expressed hope that the state government would make all endeavour towards their objective to have a slum-free city with rehabilitation by 2023. Disposing of a public interest litigation from A. Narayanan, a ...
 Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Court Refuses to Restrain State from Implementing Amended Goondas Act  New Indian Express2 months ago

Two construction workers killed as wall collapses in Chennai

The workers were digging the ground to construct a new building for the Tamil Nadu Slum Clearance Board when the accident happened.
 Times of India1 month ago Two die in wall collapse in Chennai  Deccan Chronicle1 month ago Two Migrant Workers Killed in Wall Collapse at Chetpet  New Indian Express1 month ago Two workers killed as wall collapses at building site  Times of India1 month ago

Can Chennai shift to solar energy?

SWITCHING TO SOLAR POWER will reduce the burden on TNEB. Every Rs. 1,000 saved in electricity by citizens and industry could save the government Rs. 2,000 for investing in new power plants. TOPICS The German energy transition has several ...
 The Hindu3 days ago

Let hutments in Otteri stay for now: HC

CHENNAI: A group of huts along Konnur High Road in Otteri has escaped demolition for now with the Madras high court on Friday asking the authorities to maintain status quo. Justice V Ramasubramanian gave the interim reprieve after 60 families filed ...
 Times of India1 week ago HC orders status quo on forcible eviction  Business Standard India1 week ago Madras HC orders status quo on forcible eviction  Zee News1 week ago

Gang hacks to death 27-year-old man in public near Luz Corner

CHENNAI: A six-member gang hacked to death a 27-year-old man in full public view in Mylapore on Monday evening. Around 6.30pm, police said, Karthik, a resident of Pallakkuma Nagar slum, was walking home on a lane behind where Kamadhenu theatre once ...
 Times of India6 days ago Chennai call centre executive murdered, gang...  Times of India3 weeks ago

Police arrest three men for murder near Luz junction

CHENNAI: Police have arrested three men who hacked to death a youth over a love affair near Luz junction on Monday evening. S Karthik, 27, was killed by a six-member gang in Mylapore on Monday evening. Around 6.30pm, Karthik, a resident of the ...
 Times of India5 days ago
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