What really happens when the city has a day-long power outage is a question many ask. While for city residents power suspensions have become the norm, a part of daily existence, prolonged outages pose a severe inconvenience, especially to patients and senior citizens. »
A 17-year-old girl was run over by a water tanker while cycling to school on Monday morning. Residents and school authorities claim that overspeeding water lorries have become a menace for road us...
In a bid to enhance safety for children travelling by private school vans, the van owners association are modelling a school van with lesser seat height and with seat belts. They will soon be prese...
The collapse of a 50-year-old four-storey building in New Delhi and an under-construction 11-storey residential complex in Chennai is a grim remainder that the nation has a long way to go in building safety.
‘Auto Anna’ Annadurai has upped the ante this football season. By streaming the FIFA World Cup live in his auto, he has managed to douse many Chennaiites’ angst against auto-drivers! Photos: Vikas Vasu