It was a crane boom in August 2012. On Thursday, a massive launching girder - meant to support concrete piles between pillars - fell and crushed a 22-year-old worker to death. Images from CMRL's second fatal accident.
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