Articles by G Rajasekaran
With rigid traditions and customs such as not eating food cooked by other communities, the Thottinayakar community is lagging in social, educational and economic development.
Saturday, October 12, 2019 - 18:51
Even as India works towards being free of thalassaemia — a hereditary blood disorder — by 2025, it continues to be a significant health crisis in Tamil Nadu.
Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 18:09
For a meagre 20 megawatts of power generation, the TN government is putting one of the state’s important biodiversity storehouses under threat.
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 13:54
Cases of casteism in the schools had driven Salem Collector Rohini Bhajibakhare to write a letter to teachers and parents to lead by example.
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 16:05
With the hope of funding massive wedding expenses, the “Sumangali Scheme” lures minor girls into exploitative work in Tamil Nadu’s textile mills.
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 09:27
Drug resistance rises when ART regimes aren’t properly followed, often because patients can’t cope with the strong side-effects of medications.
Thursday, September 13, 2018 - 09:39
Identifying the groups which are at risk of new infections and the problems plaguing implementation of schemes is important.
Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 11:35
TN’s targeted interventions with high risk groups have largely worked, but newer at-risk groups still pose a significant challenge.
Sunday, August 26, 2018 - 11:10
The dialogues Karunanidhi penned from the bridge made cinema halls reverberate with claps and whistles of movie buffs and catapulted him to greater heights in filmdom and in politics.
Thursday, August 9, 2018 - 12:38
The well-begun story of TN’s fight against fluoride contamination can have a resounding finale as in the case of several other social sector programmes.
Friday, July 27, 2018 - 17:04