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When Chennai became Venice It’s so cool! A praiseworthy peer recognition Force Motors’ two new SUVs North Chennai booms City Corner-June Presto! Bravo! Talk your way and land in a job Outlays and outcome – the long gap The sweet tooth of the city Hawker’s paradise gets a permanent place Book your water tanker He made Ranganathan Street so crowded... Vanakkam Chennaiyin FC Cricket comes calling to Chennai International conference on saving energy, environment Chennai soon to get an Aerospace Park State VAT leads to inflation: a study A skinny affair The worst is yet to come A feast for book worms Keep in touch, anytime anywhere Paranjoy on crony capitalism Technologists to rescue Need for an integrated approach to medicine Water woes City Corner Perplexing communications When Marina became the Tahrir Square Tambaram tracks…. Must visit of 2014 Chennai Metro looking for revival Colourful welcome at the Saidapet station Chennai to Bengaluru as quick as pizza delivery Indian of the Year Building highs and lows Realty bytes Technology handshakes with sanitation When the crowd will miss the roar Chennaites lose 7 crore to debit card frauds Meters return to the metro Doing business is not so easy in Chennai Online approval of layout plans 377 yet young Chennai airport to become solar-powered Working space for women by woman Coimbatore backs up for Chennai The sweet killer Chevrolet Sail U-VA Launched Reality Check The auto gets a remake Yes, you are safe! Safe Trac-keeps track on your safety Bewailing monsoons the new fad Pocket Therapist finds mention in Forbes Read before you buy... Million landmark and Rs. 200 crore influx by Yamaha Metro mania K7’s Entrepreneurial Odyssey An industry institution link… Medical miracle! Is Chennai now the accident capital? Google street view’s India competitor Apollo targets a third of CV tyre market Missing, but not missing the top spot Indian media-operators of democracy Black outs will be knocked out Water wars begin Chennai teachers rank low Metro chugs through the city Overflowing garbage It is not only your noodle... Know the start-ups in the city Kollywood’s Mahabharatha Planning the right energy A budget that butted into deficit From trash land to tourist spot India’s first 3D Museum Metro chugs the green way City Corner Prithika Yashini takes charge... City Corner - Chennai Hey Chitti! please take my order Mexico opens Consulate in Chennai Frontier Mediville attracts Japanese investments Ennore Port excels Sathyabhamasat propels ahead Yamaha in the news Education a cause of concern Nilam threatens the city The 20-year itch of Hindujas ends Chennai gets its Imax SGRI – a global research centre for building materials India’s first online-only bicycle brand The sunshine and the shadow side of this digital era TTV stumps all Murugappas-focus on consolidation Maruti Suzuki wins NIQR award This dabba has a cure for all your ailments Chennai, the noisiest city A sweet marketing splash by Pattappas The underground don zips through CMRL takes off till airport Star studded city Raj Bhavan opened the gates for public Tamil Nadu Premier League launched Two friends trigger a change Boozing and driving Thrills for the holiday season Arnold visits Chennai Green energy, not really green? Car-free Bessy A new technique to treat dry sewage How to roast 45 human beings alive The curious case of Evgenii Berdnikov 60 years of cultural and economic ties Aviation sector to grow three times... I know nothing else but cinema... Self-sufficiency in dredging... Chennai Silks in flames Engineering colleges lose lustre
 
Overflowing garbage

The city’s dump yards, at Perungudi and Kodungaiyur, have started to overflow and the Corporation still has no firm plan to tackle this problem. Chennai generates 5000 tonnes of waste per day. Compared to the other metros, Chennaites lack the awareness of segregating waste before disposal. Though segregation was attempted before, it proved futile. The Corporation uses outdated techniques like land filling and burning to dispose garbage, which is harmful to the environment. It pollutes the land and the stench generated from these open dump yards add to health issues in surrounding areas. Bengaluru has awakened to this need and is trying to rope in Super Star Rajnikanth to promote awareness on waste segregation and management. Clean and green Chennai has been the motto of changing governments and it is time the motto is brought into action.

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