Articles by Nirupa Sampath

The assistant professor says he has lost faith in IIT-M’s grievance redressal mechanisms, writes to PM stating he will begin a hunger strike on IIT-M campus from February 24, if there is no independent probe.
Monday, February 7, 2022 - 18:51
Hundreds of indigenous tribals residing in Tamil Nadu’s Anamalai Tiger Reserve have become the living victims of rapid urbanisation, infrastructure development and government neglect.
Tuesday, December 21, 2021 - 19:56
The women were forced to board company buses which dropped them at respective hostels after being released from a private hall where they were detained by the police.
Monday, December 20, 2021 - 16:25
Under the pretext of vaccination and sterilization, IIT-M illegally captured 186 dogs in the campus and confined them. As many as 57 dogs have died due to poor health.
Friday, December 10, 2021 - 15:33
Swati, who goes by the popular name of Maya's Amma on social media, says that sexuality education will go a long way in teaching children about consent and help prevent crimes.
Thursday, December 9, 2021 - 17:43
C Thamizhselvan, an English professor at the St Thomas College of Arts and Science in Koyambedu, was arrested for allegedly sending messages with sexual content to a female student.
Thursday, December 2, 2021 - 18:03
Persons with disabilities urge for community involvement and support while planning flood response, appointing referral persons who are familiar with the locality, and more.
Friday, November 19, 2021 - 16:59
Though the Chennai Corporation managed to remove excess water in North Chennai streets over two days, these areas were flooded again the next day following incessant rains and strong winds.
Friday, November 12, 2021 - 15:52
In the Greater Chennai Corporation (GCC) control room, 12,937 complaints regarding rains were received till 2 pm on Thursday, of which 5,447 were resolved.
Friday, November 12, 2021 - 08:48
On the one hand are mining workers who risk their lives deep underground. On the other hand are elephants and other wild animals who fall into these mines and lose their lives. Both are trapped in a vicious cycle for survival.
Wednesday, November 10, 2021 - 15:23