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This Chennai Man Powers His Home, Doesn’t Need LPG To Cook

This Chennai Man Powers His Home, Doesn’t Need LPG To Cook

With a huge canopy and an array of bamboo trees and climbers, 71-year-old Suresh’s home in Chennai’s Kilpauk area stands out. At his home,...
Students Create 10,000 Seed ‘Bombs’ For A Greener Chennai

Students Create 10,000 Seed ‘Bombs’ For A Greener Chennai

Chennai, Tamil Nadu: About 150 students of Vidhya Matriculation Higher Secondary School have doubled up as little ‘green warriors’ of Chennai. They have created...
Chennai Students Help Rescued Bonded Labourers Build ‘Dream Homes’

Chennai Students Help Rescued Bonded Labourers Build ‘Dream Homes’

Born into debt bondage, S Appu spent 25 years confined to a rice mill, watching his father repay a debt, and then working tirelessly...
When The Street Is Home: Chennai Pavement Dwellers Battle Apathy, Rain

When The Street Is Home: Chennai Pavement Dwellers Battle Apathy, Rain

By Rina Chandran Chennai: For Dhanalakshmi S and her family, a small shack squeezed among scores of similar dwellings on a narrow street in Chennai...
A Fresh Start: Forgetting Deep Scars, Domestic Abuse Survivors Now Bake Cakes In Chennai

A Fresh Start: Forgetting Deep Scars, Domestic Abuse Survivors Now Bake...

By Anuradha Nagaraj Chennai: Measuring flour, whisking eggs and folding batter, K Asma forgets the deep scars that run down her face and neck as...
Refused To Marry, Stayed Hungry: A Fisherman’s Daughter’s Quest To Study

Refused To Marry, Stayed Hungry: A Fisherman’s Daughter’s Quest To Study

Chennai: With a thriving fish market at Kasimedu harbour in Chennai, the morning hours are always abuzz. Women are tough sellers here as they...
Street Children Back Campaign To Find Missing Youngsters

Street Children Back Campaign To Find Missing Youngsters

A group of street children is the face of a new citizens' campaign demanding better policing and community programmes to track missing children in...