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  Tue, 22/11/2022 - 16:44
WDoR 2022 was commemorated in a joint event by CAG, the Greater Chennai Traffic Police, and the Dr. Ambedkar Law University. Thiru Shankar Jiwal, IPS, Commissioner of Police, Chennai and Mr. M. Manakumar, Additional Transport Commissioner…
  Wed, 17/08/2022 - 11:46
Modern times have seen the consumption of ultra-processed packaged foods soar to unprecedented levels.  Front of Pack Labelling (FoPL) on processed foods could play a crucial role towards providing healthier food options for consumers, thus reducing…
  Mon, 18/07/2022 - 17:09
CAG, Chennai, in collaboration with Tamil Nadu Consumer Protection and Environment Research Centre (TNCPERC), Tiruvarur organised a workshop on ‘Strengthening Road Safety Decision Making’, to understand global best practices on road safety such as…
  Fri, 18/03/2022 - 09:09
The internet has transformed how financial services work. It has brought in ease and convenience at levels we have never known before. But along with this have come the scams - clever, complicated schemes that either steal our identity and then our…
  Sat, 12/03/2022 - 10:01
How safe are pedestrians on our roads? India is a nation of walkers. According to the 2011 census, one third of all work trips are by foot. Women walk to work more than men. And 60% of school journeys are by walk (NSO). Indian roads are unsafe for…
  Tue, 08/03/2022 - 10:04
‘A robust master plan can be ambitious but more importantly, must be achievable; it must include citizens’ views, for that is the ultimate aim of the plan - to build a city which offers its residents a sustainable lifestyle and equitable access to…
  Tue, 18/01/2022 - 11:53
This recent study reveals that the recycling process transfers the toxins in plastic to the recycled plastic; and because recycling typically mixes several types of plastic together, could produce new chemical cocktails in the process.
  Thu, 30/09/2021 - 17:45
To reiterate the need for awareness on heart health and to establish a wide connection between the benefits of front of pack labelling with respect to health, Citizen consumer and civic Action Group (CAG), in association with Sri Ramachandra…
  Fri, 24/09/2021 - 18:47
In order to bring in the voices of farmers, solar developers & experts of the solar agriculture industry and identify gaps & opportunities for solarising agriculture in TN, Citizen consumer and civic Action Group (CAG) in association with…
  Mon, 23/08/2021 - 18:24
Cardiovascular disease (CVD), primarily ischaemic heart disease and stroke, is the leading cause of death worldwide, accounting for 17.7 million deaths annually. Undetected and untreated hypertension has been ranked as the highest risk factor for…