• Doctors in Coimbatore remove 7-kg tumour from 56-yr-old woman's stomach 16 Sep 2019 05:30 The tumour involved the intestine, uterus, right kidney and right urine tube, said the doctor. Coimbatore: A 56-year-old woman has got a new lease of life after doctors successfully removed a 7-kilogram tumour from her stomach. "She was operated two …
  • Three Bengal men questioned in Coimbatore for joining 'Pak-operated WhatsApp terror group'  15 Sep 2019 08:42 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: Three West Bengal youths who were working as goldsmiths in a workshop in Coimbatore city were questioned by the special Intelligence cell (SIC) of the city police, on the suspicion of being part of a WhatsApp terror …
  • Coimbatore Woman Issued LPG Connection After Anand Mahindra Tweets Video 12 Sep 2019 07:44 A picture shared by Bharatgas Coimbatore on Twitter. Offers of help have poured in for a woman in Coimbatore who cooks and sells idlis for just a rupee each. Kamalathal, an 80-year-old from Vadivelampalayam in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore district, has been …
  • No Lashkar militants in Coimbatore: Police 11 Sep 2019 22:23 Two weeks after intelligence inputs were received that six Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants had entered Coimbatore, Commissioner of Police Sumit Sharan said on Wednesday that the law enforcement officials had not found any terrorists in the city so far. Mr. …
  • Coimbatore: Man bashed by son dies – Liquor row 09 Sep 2019 22:54 COIMBATORE: A 65-year-old senior citizen who was brutally attacked by his son died on Monday without responding to treatment after being admitted to the Coimbatore Medical College Hospital (CMCH). According to police, Krishnan, resident of Saravanampatty, …
  • Coimbatore: College girl hangs to death in kovai 09 Sep 2019 22:54  Neighbours had seen the door remaining closed from inside, since Sunday. Under suspicion, a neighbour had banged the door several times, but there was no response. Hence, with the help of a few other neighbours, they managed to open the window of Pavithra …
  • Despite slowdown, car and bike expo is a big hit in Coimbatore 09 Sep 2019 06:41 While the automobile sector is facing a slump, the turnout of participants at the Car and Bike Expo in Coimbatore was no reflection of the slowdown in the sector. With 20 stalls, each showcasing the latest models of cars and bikes, the footfall and …
  • Legrand’s 6th experiential centre in Coimbatore 05 Sep 2019 15:41 Legrand India, a global leader in electrical and digital building infrastructure products has launched its sixth experiential centre – Innoval – in Coimbatore. With this, Innoval is now present in Mumbai, Ahmedabad, Lucknow, Dehradun and Bengaluru. Innoval …
  • GST dispute resolution programme to be held in Coimbatore on Sept 6 03 Sep 2019 14:36 The GST commissionerate in Coimbatore is planning to conduct an outreach programme on Sabka Vishwas Scheme 2019 on September 6. The programme, according to a communication from the office of the Principal Commissioner of GST and Central Excise would be …
  • Security cover in Coimbatore lowered a week after alert 02 Sep 2019 04:38 A week after a terror alert that six Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants had intruded into Tamil Nadu via Sri Lanka and set up base in Coimbatore was issued by intelligence agencies, the security cover has been scaled down slightly. The alert had kept law …
  • NIA Raids 5 Places In Coimbatore Linked To 'Islamic State Sympathisers' Amid High Alert In TN 29 Aug 2019 20:54 The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday searched five places allegedly linked to Islamic State (IS) sympathisers in Tamil Nadu and claims to have seized several electronic gadgets and incriminating documents. "The agency conducted searches …
  • IS module case: NIA conducts raids at 5 locations in Coimbatore 29 Aug 2019 11:17
  • NIA raids five locations in Coimbatore, seizes laptops 29 Aug 2019 09:25 Image Source : FILE/PTI Five teams of the NIA were carrying out the raids. So far several laptops and pen drives have been seized, an officer said. The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday searched five locations in Tamil Nadu's …
  • Coimbatore: NIA conducts raids at locations linked to ISIS sympathisers 29 Aug 2019 09:16  Raids were conducted at the residences of Umar Farooq in GM Nagar, Shanofar Ali at Vincent Road, Shamesa Mubin at Slum Clearance Board Apartment, Vincent Road, Mohammad Yasir at Bilal Estate and Saddam Hussain at Palli Street, GM Nagar. (Photo: ANI) …
  • Anti-Terror Agency NIA On Lookout For Lashkar Terrorists In Coimbatore 29 Aug 2019 08:20 Coimbatore: The National Investigation Agency or NIA conducted searches across multiple locations in Coimbatore today in connection with a recent terror alert issued to Tamil Nadu. According to the police, the NIA searches were conducted at the residences …
  • NIA conducts searches in Coimbatore over terror alert 29 Aug 2019 08:13
  • IS module: NIA searches houses of five in Coimbatore 29 Aug 2019 07:29 The National Investigation Agency (NIA), probing an Islamic State-inspired module in Coimbatore, raided the houses of five people in the city early on Thursday. An NIA team from Kochi raided the houses of four at GM Nagar and Vincent Road and one at Bilal …
  • ISIS module case: NIA raids at 5 places in Coimbatore 29 Aug 2019 07:05 The raids are part of the ongoing probe in ISIS Sri Lanka case. (ANI) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Thursday conducted raids at five locations in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore district as part of its ongoing investigation into the alleged Islamic State …
  • IS module: NIA raids five houses in Coimbatore, seizes laptops 29 Aug 2019 05:44 A high alert was issued in the state last week following intelligence inputs about infiltration by six Lashkar men.Twitter The National Investigation Agency (NIA) raided five locations in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore district in connection with Islamic …
  • TN urges Centre to extend Mumbai-Bengaluru industrial corridor to Coimbatore 27 Aug 2019 02:20
  • TN urges Nirmala to extend Mumbai-Bengaluru Industrial Corridor to Coimbatore 27 Aug 2019 02:20 More News 26 Aug 2019 | 10:04 PMKakinada, Aug 26 (UNI) Mr A G Chinni Krishna has taken charge as the Revenue Divisional Officer(RDO) here on Monday . see more.. 26 Aug 2019 | 10:01 PMKakinada, Aug 26 (UNI) As a part of the friendly policing policy and …
  • Coimbatore district covered under security blanket amid terror threat 24 Aug 2019 23:31 By Express News Service COIMBATORE : Police kept the security tight in the city for the second consecutive day. Railway stations, malls, worship places, theatres and bus stands across the district were under the watchful eyes of the security personnel on …
  • Alert on intrusion of LeT men: Nearly 1,500 police personnel deployed in Coimbatore 23 Aug 2019 20:10 A massive surveillance has been mounted across Tamil Nadu, especially in Coimbatore, following an intelligence input that six suspected terrorists of the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), including five Tamil Muslims from Sri Lanka and a possible Pakistan national, …
  • 5 LeT terrorists infiltrate into Tamil Nadu, high alert sounded in Coimbatore 23 Aug 2019 12:30 A red alert has been issued in Coimbatore where the suspected terrorists might be holed up.IANS The Tamil Nadu Police has sounded a high alert across the state after information was received that a group of six Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists have …
  • Tamil Nadu, Coimbatore on high terror alert 23 Aug 2019 12:24 Tamil Nadu and adjacent Coimbatore have been put on high alert following intelligence inputs by India’s federal security agencies that six Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists, including one from Pakistan, may have entered Coimbatore, Indian media reports today said …
  • After alert on LeT intrusion in Coimbatore, police release photo of suspect 23 Aug 2019 11:57 Tamil Nadu police have circulated among the force a photo of a potential suspect in connection with intelligence inputs from a Central agency that six Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists have intruded into the State and camped in Coimbatore. The suspect has …
  • High alert in Coimbatore following intel about terrorist intrusion 22 Aug 2019 21:41 High alert was issued in Coimbatore late on Thursday following an intelligence input that six LeT terrorists had intruded into Tamil Nadu and had settled in Coimbatore. The alert, the authenticity of which was confirmed by credible intelligence sources, …
  • Rosy Pelican hatchling in Coimbatore Zoo 17 Aug 2019 10:54 Coimbatore: After a span of 14 years, a Rosy Pelican hatched a young one at the Coimbatore Corporation VOC Park Zoo a few days ago. Speaking to ANI, Zoo Director, E. Senthilnathan, said the Rosy Pelican laid two eggs a month ago and hatched one of the two. …
  • Man arrested for killing son in Coimbatore 12 Aug 2019 21:28 Coimbatore: A 46-year-old construction worker was held for allegedly stabbing his son in a drunken brawl in Coimbatore. According to police, Minna Rao, 46, construction laborer who migrated from Andhra 15 years ago, has been residing with his wife Gowri, …
  • Coimbatore Hospital Razes Building In Bid To Evict Tenant Hotel 12 Aug 2019 14:22 Coimbatore: The management of a leading hospital in Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore allegedly damaged a portion of a branch of a chain of a popular hotel group in a bid to evict the latter from the premises owned by it early Monday, police said. Workers of the …
  • Chetan Shivram wins Rally of Coimbatore 11 Aug 2019 15:56 Coimbatore, Aug 11 (IANS) Team Aksharas Chetan Shivram rode on his overnight lead to emerge triumphant in the Rally of Coimbatore, Round 2 of the Champions Yacht Club FMSCI Indian National Rally Championship (INRC), here on an action-packed Sunday. Going …
  • Chetan Shivram takes pole position in Coimbatore 10 Aug 2019 16:59 Coimbatore, Aug 10 (IANS) On a day full of surprises, INRC 3s Chetan Shivram of Akshara Racing jumped into early lead in the Rally of Coimbatore, Round 2 of the Champions Yacht Club FMSCI Indian National Rally Championship, here on Saturday. Chetan and his …
  • 5 killed in Nilgiris, Noyyal floods houses in Coimbatore 10 Aug 2019 03:08 By Express News Service COIMBATORE/OOTY: In the past two days, at least five persons were killed in The Nilgiris in separate incidents due to the incessant rainfall. As on Friday morning, the Nilgiris recorded an average rainfall of about 220.51 mm …
  • 2 dead, 3 injured as Coimbatore station building collapses 08 Aug 2019 06:54 According to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), the city is likely to receive heavy rainfall in the next five days. Coimbatore: Two persons died, while three sustained injuries when a railway parcel service building at Coimbatore railway station …
  • Texfair 2019: International Textile Machinery, Accessories, Spares Exhibition to be held at Coimbatore 06 Aug 2019 13:17 PUNE: The Southern India Mills’ Association (SIMA), has been organizing the international textile machinery, accessories and spares exhibitions known as Texfair since the year 2001 for the mutual benefit of the supplier and user industries. This year, it …
  • Coimbatore: Man kills grand-daughter over family squabble 31 Jul 2019 02:51 Coimbatore: A 47-year-old man has been arrested for murdering his ten-month-old granddaughter in the wake of a family squabble near Kinathukadavu. According to police, Kumar a daily wage laborer resides at Arasampalayam Pirivu near Kinathukadavu. His …
  • 5 killed in road mishap in Coimbatore 27 Jul 2019 15:30 By Chennaivision in Chennai News July 27, 2019 Five people, including a woman, died and a man suffered injuries when a speeding mini-truck collided head-on with a car near Coimbatore. The accident happened at Vellalore in Coimbatore during the early hours …
  • Siemens 'Ingenuity Tour' to be in Coimbatore for four days 26 Jul 2019 09:23 Coimbatore: The 'Ingenuity Tour' of Siemens Limited, launched recently to showcase technology solutions for SMEs, would be stationed here for four days from Friday. The tour would demonstrate a comprehensive array of innovative products, solutions …
  • Reading between the lines: At the Coimbatore Book Festival 2019 25 Jul 2019 11:39 “Geronimo Stilton,” beams a nine year old when asked what he is looking for. The stall owner holds out a bunch of “knowledge-based books” that the father looks at eagerly. But the kid is not very interested. At another stall, students from GRN school are …
  • 6 ‘fake police’ held for robbery in Coimbatore 22 Jul 2019 21:32 COIMBATORE: A Special team police have cracked the Rs 13 lakh robbery case with the arrest of six ‘fake policemen’ here. According to police, Naushad, a native of Thalacherry in Kerala came down to Coimbatore on July 17 along with his friend Abinesh to …
  • Unused gun shell found in Coimbatore 19 Jul 2019 02:15 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: A search for sandalwood smugglers led to the discovery of an unused artillery gun shell on the premises of an abandoned house at Ram Nagar in the city. The city police approached the Indian Army’s bomb disposal squad to …
  • Coimbatore Traffic Police Get Body-Cam To Curb Violations 18 Jul 2019 05:19 Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu: The Coimbatore traffic police on Wednesday received cameras, which have to be worn on the body, so that transparency is ensured in monitoring traffic violations. On the sidelines of handing over cameras to traffic police personnel, …
  • Coimbatore: Traffic police gets body-worn cameras 18 Jul 2019 03:31 Coimbatore: In an attempt to further curb traffic violations and have better surveillance on roads, Coimbatore traffic police personnel have been provided with ultra-modern body-worn cameras. The department has provided 70 body-worn cameras to traffic …
  • Coimbatore: Daily wager held under Pocso Act 17 Jul 2019 22:30 Coimbatore: A 25-year-old daily wager was held under the Pocso Act for attempting to sexually assault a nursing student. Police said, Kalidhas, a daily wage labourer, was residing  with family near Pollachi- Ramanamuthalipuram. A few days ago, Kalidhas had …
  • Crime-tracker ID for Coimbatore mill workers? 17 Jul 2019 01:44 Express News Service COIMBATORE: For those already grappling with pervasiveness of the Aadhaar cards, the Tamil Nadu Open End Spinning Mills Association (OSMA) is set to open another can of worms. It’s planning to issue biometrics- driven unique ID cards …
  • Amway Xpp store in Coimbatore 16 Jul 2019 18:06 FMCG direct selling company Amwway India opened its 12th Express Pick and Pay Store at Coimbatore, making this the 63rd store for Amway in the country. The store’s format is like a ‘Mini Shopping Centre’, giving opportunity for Amway consumers and …
  • Coimbatore: 6-ft-long cobra rescued 14 Jul 2019 03:08 13 Jul 2019, 03:47PM ISTSource: ANIA 6-foot-long cobra rescued from an unused septic tank in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore today. The incident took place at Nanjundapuram Arm House of Coimbatore. The snake was rescued by snake charmer and later it was released …
  • Coimbatore: 6 feet long cobra, wild scorpion rescued from septic tank 13 Jul 2019 12:16 Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu) [India], July 13 (ANI): A six-feet long cobra and a giant wild scorpion were rescued from a septic tank at Nanjundapuram Arm House in Coimbatore, on Friday. The wild scorpion was released in the woods, later the snake rescuer …
  • What makes alternative schools special? A team from Coimbatore finds out 10 Jul 2019 17:28 At Ahmedabad’s Riverside School, a bunch of students learn the basics of addition and subtraction using ice-cream sticks. Further North, at Tilonia in Rajasthan, a Children’s Parliament addresses the needs of their village. Here, children learn by being an …
  • Coimbatore organizes National Conference of the Academy of Regional Anaesthesia 10 Jul 2019 03:13 The 9th National Conference of the Academy of Regional Anaesthesia (AORA-2019) was organized by Ganga Medical Centre & Hospitals from July 4 to 7 in Coimbatore, informed my ex-student and Facebook friend by sending pictures. According to the organizers …
  • US company to market DNA isolation kit developed by Coimbatore-based IFGTB 08 Jul 2019 13:57
  • ZF opens new assembly line at its Coimbatore plant 04 Jul 2019 12:52
  • IAF Tejas' fuel tank falls mid-air, jet lands safely near Tamil Nadu's Coimbatore 02 Jul 2019 10:31 Agriculture labourers were shocked to see the 1200-litre petrol tank fall from the sky.Twitter/ANI An Indian Air Force LCA Tejas fighter aircraft dropped a 1,200-litre fuel tank over empty farmland near Coimbatore while flying a routine "sortie…
  • Fuel drop tank falls from IAF aircraft in Coimbatore 02 Jul 2019 08:30 New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) A fuel drop tank fell off from an Indian Air Force (IAF) Tejas aircraft on a field while on a routine sortie from Sulur Air Base near Coimbatore on Tuesday. According to an IAF statement, the aircraft, however, landed safely after …
  • Air Force jet drops fuel tank mid-air near Coimbatore, creates 3-ft deep crater 02 Jul 2019 08:29 Coimbatore: An Indian Air Force jet dropped a 1,200-litre fuel tank over empty farm land near Coimbatore while flying a routine “sortie” on Tuesday. The plane, a Tejas Light Combat Aircraft, managed to land safely at Sulur Air Force Station.   Fire was …
  • Conmen use Mercedes to rob Rs 13 lakh from Coimbatore tax consultant 02 Jul 2019 06:48
  • Coimbatore: MIG 21 fuel tank falls on field in Irugur 02 Jul 2019 05:46 02 Jul 2019, 11:02AM ISTSource: Times NowIn a shocking case, the fuel tank of fighter aircraft MIG 21 falls on a farmland in Coimbatore. According to reports, the 1200-litre fuel drop tank of MIG 21 fell on a field causing a huge scare among farmers in …
  • Conmen use Merc to rob Rs13L from Coimbatore tax consultant 02 Jul 2019 00:01
  • Honour killing: Minor Dalit girl dies at Coimbatore hosp 30 Jun 2019 01:18 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: Tension was palpable on the premises of the Coimbatore Medical College Hospital (CMCH) after the 16-year-old Dalit victim of honour killing attempt succumbed to injuries on Saturday. While her relatives attempted to …
  • Painted Lady butterflies flutter Coimbatore skies 28 Jun 2019 15:46 A colourful insect feeding on nectar from a flower caught the attention of Ramanasaran Hari, a second year B. Pharm student from Vadavalli, as he got down from a bus in front of his college at Othakalamandapam on June 7. A member of Tamil Nadu Butterfly …
  • 2-year-old girl raped and murdered by maternal uncle in Coimbatore 27 Jun 2019 22:49 (Representational Image) After the body of a two-year-old girl was found in a well in Coimbatore earlier this week, the police arrested her uncle on Wednesday for sexually assaulting and murdering her. The victim's body was discovered in a well near …
  • Coimbatore toddler killed by uncle: Police 27 Jun 2019 02:04 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: Two days after the body of a two-year-old girl was found inside a disused well, the city police arrested the child’s uncle on Wednesday. A senior police official said that they zeroed-in on the suspect based on his …
  • Coimbatore: Headmistress suspended for casteist slur 26 Jun 2019 03:18 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: A day after the parents of a section of students from a corporation school stormed into the collectorate seeking action against a headmistress for allegedly hurling casteist abuse, the erring official was suspended on …
  • Honour killing suspected behind murder in Coimbatore 26 Jun 2019 03:18 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: A 24-year-old man allegedly murdered his younger brother, while grievously assaulting the latter’s teenaged lover, in a suspected case of honour killing reported from a village near Mettupalayam in the district on …
  • Coimbatore Man Finds 35-Year-Old Meteoroid Stone In Farmhouse 25 Jun 2019 11:02 Geological Survey of India confirmed that it's a meteoroid stone. Coimbatore: A Coimbatore man, Lakshmi Narayan, has found a 35-year-old meteoroid stone in his farmhouse. He visited the collectorate office to hand over the stone to the respective …
  • Man discovers 35-year old meteoroid stone in farmhouse in Coimbatore 25 Jun 2019 09:07 ‘While I was cleaning my farmhouse, I found the stone which landed in my late elder brother's farm, 35-years ago,’ Lakshmi Narayan said. Coimbatore: A Coimbatore based man, Lakshmi Narayan, discovered a 35-year old meteoroid stone in his farmhouse. He …
  • Coimbatore: Child found dead in well 25 Jun 2019 03:26 Coimbatore: The city police have launched a search for the offender who murdered a two-and-a-half year old girl baby and disposed off her body in an open well near Vilankuruchi in suburbs of Coimbatore. Police, said Kanaga Raj native of Annur- …
  • JM Financial to buy significant minority stake in Coimbatore’s Isthara Parks 25 Jun 2019 03:11 MUMBAI: A private equity fund managed by JM Financial has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a significant minority stake in Coimbatore-based co-living operator Isthara Parks as the firm founded by ace banker Nimesh Kampani aims to capitalise on an …
  • Several fish turn up dead in Coimbatore's Selva Chinthamani Lake 20 Jun 2019 12:36 Image Source : ANI Selva Chinthamani Lake In an extremely disturbing sight, fish were found dead in Coimbatore’s Selva Chinthamani lake after it went dry. Tamil Nadu is facing an extreme heatwave resulting in ponds and lakes going dry. Most of the state …
  • DMK workers hold protests against water crisis in Coimbatore 19 Jun 2019 11:48 Coimbatore: The Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) party workers held protests outside the Coimbatore City Corporation Office (CCCO) here against the acute water crisis in Tamil Nadu on Wednesday. The protestors have taken this step in order to urge the CCCO …
  • Calpion Software opens centre in Coimbatore 17 Jun 2019 16:00 Dallas-headquartered Calpion Software Technologies has opened its second Indian centre at Coimbatore. Thomas John, CEO and President, Calpion Software, said the 15-year old software services company chose Coimbatore given the city’s talent poll and its …
  • After Coimbatore, NIA now conducts probe in Madurai for IS sympathisers 17 Jun 2019 11:48 National Investigation Agency (NIA) officials, close on the heels of an operation in Coimbatore, conducted an enquiry with a youth at his house in Villapuram in Madurai. Reports said that a team of NIA sleuths came to the city in search of the youth, who …
  • Ekki Pumps Breaks Ground for new JV Factory in Coimbatore 17 Jun 2019 07:48 Ekki Pumps India has announced that it will invest in a new plant in Coimbatore, India as the company prepares to start its Joint Venture with Homa Pumps of Germany. The new factory located in Coimbatore, Tamilnadu will manufacture parts for Homa’s global …
  • Coimbatore: Three ISIS supporters held under UAPA 16 Jun 2019 04:01 Coimbatore: Three suspected ISIS supporters were arrested here Saturday under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, police said, adding they were actively involved in recruiting members for ISIS and other subversive activities. Mohammed Hussain, …
  • Coimbatore IS affiliate trio planned suicide attacks, claims FIR 15 Jun 2019 23:42 Express News Service COIMBATORE: Three suspects arrested by Coimbatore City Police under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) on Saturday for alleged involvement in an IS module in Coimbatore had been planning suicide attacks in the city, …
  • NIA arrests one more Coimbatore resident in Islamic State-related case 14 Jun 2019 23:23 The NIA arrested another Coimbatore resident, Sheik Hidayathullah, 38, in an IS-related case linked to Easter terror attacks in Sri Lanka. Earlier his associate, Muhammed Azharudheen, a Facebook friend of Zahran Hashim, Sri Lanka’s Easter terror attack …
  • Islamic State links: NIA arrests Coimbatore man 14 Jun 2019 23:09 The agency arrested Sheikh Hidayathullah, 38, for being an alleged member of the terror outfit. (Representative Image) THE NATIONAL Investigation Agency on Friday arrested one more accused from among the six it raided on Wednesday in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu …
  • Coimbatore IS module leader knew Lanka bombing culprits 14 Jun 2019 02:27 Express News Service KOCHI: The Coimbatore-based Islamic State (IS) module having links with Sri Lanka Easter bombing mastermind Zahran Hashim was also in contact with other persons involved in the terror strike, an NIA probe has revealed.  The revelation …
  • 3 suspected ISIS supporters held in Coimbatore; TN module mastermind remanded to custody 13 Jun 2019 18:02 Three suspected ISIS supporters were detained here Thursday by police for interrogation over alleged conspiracy to carry out attacks in the city, a day after the NIA arrested the terror outfit's Tamil Nadu module mastermind following searches. Police …
  • NIA arrests Tamil Nadu ISIS module 'mastermind' Mohammed Azarudeen in Coimbatore 13 Jun 2019 10:24 The prime accused and in-charge of the ISIS module in Coimbatore, Mohammed Azarudeen, was arrested by the NIA.Twitter While carrying out searches at multiple locations in Coimbatore, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) nabbed a man, who is allegedly …
  • Day After ISIS Recruiter's Arrest, Raids Continue To Coimbatore 13 Jun 2019 09:57 The NIA had seized a number of devices and documents during the raids on Wednesday. Coimbatore: The National Investigation Agency on Thursday continued raid in Coimbatore for a second day in connection with the ISIS Kerala-Tamil Nadu module case. After …
  • Fishermen want Coimbatore Corporation to clean Krishnampathy tank 13 Jun 2019 02:55 North of Sundapalayam Road that leads to Poosaripalayam and then Veerakeralam is the Krishnampathy tank, identified easily by water hyacinth that covers around 80% of the waterspread area. The 125-acre tank is part of the River Noyyal system. It gets water …
  • Coimbatore man held for ties with Sri Lanka Easter attack mastermind 13 Jun 2019 02:23 The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday detained a Facebook friend of Zahran Hashim, the mastermind of the Easter attacks in Sri Lanka, along with five others in Coimbatore. NIA alleged that the prime suspect Mohammed Azharudheen, 32, and his …
  • Coimbatore-based outfit had followers from Lanka 13 Jun 2019 01:46 Express News Service KOCHI: The NIA investigation against Coimbatore-based IS module has revealed the group’s online activities had followers from Sri Lanka. Sources said the module had operated a Facebook page named ‘Khilafah GFX’ which was widely …
  • Army Colonel (retd) pushes daughter-in-law out of moving car in Coimbatore [Video] 13 Jun 2019 00:24 (Representational Image)Pixabay After a video of a woman being pushed out of a moving car in Coimbatore went viral, the city police brought a team together to get to the bottom of the incident. Investigation revealed that the woman's husband was …
  • NIA carries out raids in Coimbatore in ISIS module case, detains 6 12 Jun 2019 16:46 COIMBATORE: The NIA Wednesday carried out searches at seven locations here in connection with ISIS Kerala-Tamil Nadu Module case and detained six people, including the prime accused who was a Facebook friend of Sri Lankan suicide bomber Zahran Hashim, for …
  • NIA searches 7 places in Coimbatore (Roundup) 12 Jun 2019 15:23 Chennai/New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) The NIA on Wednesday searched seven places in Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu, including the residence of a social media friend of the Sri Lankan terrorist who masterminded the April suicide bombings in the island nation. The …
  • NIA raids 10 locations in Coimbatore over suspected ISIS links 12 Jun 2019 11:42 Raids taking place in Anbunagar in CoimbatoreTwitter/ANI The National Investigation Agency (NIA), on Wednesday (June 12) morning, conducted raids in at least 10 locations after a youth was suspected of having links with the Islamic State of Iraq and …
  • Coimbatore: NIA conducts searches over suspected terror links 12 Jun 2019 10:51 Image Source : ANI Image In Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore, searches at seven locations were being conducted by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) in connection with ISIS module case, on Wednesday.  A fresh case of ISIS module was registered by NIA in …
  • ISIS Module Case: Multiple Raids In Coimbatore By Investigative Agency 12 Jun 2019 07:36 In April this year, the NIA had arrested Riyas Aboobacker in connection with the terror module case. Coimbatore: The National Investigation Agency or NIA conducted raids at seven locations in Coimbatore in connection with the ISIS module case. Raids, that …
  • NIA raids seven premises in Coimbatore 12 Jun 2019 06:30 Chennai, June 12 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday carried out search operations in seven places in Coimbatore, officials said. However, there was no clear reason stated for the searches being carried out from the officials. One …
  • NIA raids 7 premises in Coimbatore 12 Jun 2019 06:30 Chennai/New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Wednesday carried out search operations in seven places in Coimbatore, including the residence of a social media friend of the Sri Lanka easter blast mastermind, officials …
  • ISIS module case: NIA raids underway at seven locations in Coimbatore 12 Jun 2019 06:03 The raid took place in seven locations across Coimbatore in Tami Nadu (ANI Photo) The National Investigation Agency on Wednesday raided seven locations in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore, reported news agency ANI. The searches, based on a fresh case filed in the …
  • ISIS module case: NIA raids underway in Coimbatore 12 Jun 2019 05:37 Category: India Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Jun 12, 2019, 11:07 am IST Updated: Jun 12, 2019, 11:07 am IST Coimbatore: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) is conducting raids at seven locations in Coimbatore in connection with the ISIS module …
  • NIA case against Coimbatore man suspected to be IS recruit 12 Jun 2019 04:37 The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has registered a case against a Coimbatore man, suspected to be inspired by terror outfit Islamic State. The accused, identified as Mohammed Azharuddin, is suspected of recruiting individuals from Kerala and Tamil …
  • Coimbatore: Normal monsoon expectation eases pressure 11 Jun 2019 22:46 COIMBATORE: The rains textile city has received in the last two days, as part of Southwest monsoon has made up for the low water storage levels in the dams and wells across  the city. Officials are confident that the expected rains in the days to come will …
  • Coimbatore agri conclave on June 15 11 Jun 2019 16:29 The third edition of Uzhave Thalai, an agriculture conclave, is scheduled here on June 15. The one-day conclave, mooted by the Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Coimbatore (ICCIC), aims to demystify agricultural science, said N Manisundar, an …
  • Four from Coimbatore die in Jhansi aboard Kerala Express 11 Jun 2019 14:32 Four people from Coimbatore aboard Train No. 12626 Kerala Express died on Tuesday in Jhansi, allegedly due to high temperature. They were travelling from the Agra Cantonment Railway Station to Coimbatore. A release from the Jhansi Division Public Relations …
  • Chennai, Madurai and Coimbatore to soon get 500 electric buses 11 Jun 2019 08:58 In a move to switch to clean public transport, the Tamil Nadu Government is working on an initiative to introduce 500 electric buses in cities such as Chennai, Madurai as well as Coimbatore. According to the state's transport minister, M R …
  • Heatwave leads to water crisis in Coimbatore 10 Jun 2019 05:18 Coimbatore: Water bodies have gone dry and groundwater levels have plummeted as unprecedented heatwave conditions persist in Coimbatore. Locals also blame repeated monsoon failure for the condition in the city.   "We have been witnessing monsoon …
  • Flood alert sounded in Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris district as Pykara dam brims 05 Sep 2019 14:34 By PTI UDGHAMANDALAMM, TN: With incessant rains lashing the hilly Nilgiris district, all major water bodies are filling up fast and the district administration on Thursday issued a flood alert to those living on the banks of Pykara dam, from where water is …
  • Vulture population on the rise in the Nilgiris 28 Aug 2019 11:39 The population of vultures in the Nilgiris has increased by more than 26 % since 2012, but conservationists and experts who have been monitoring the birds say that major threats, such as deliberate poisoning of cattle carcasses, are still prevalent in the …
  • Restoring the Nilgiris habitat, one acre at a time 24 Aug 2019 16:51 It was six years ago that restoration ecologist Godwin Vasanth Bosco began working on restoring and reintroducing native grasses across the Nilgiris. Being among only a handful of ecologists working on highly degraded habitats in the State, he says that …
  • Invasive plants behind Nilgiris landslides: Madras High Court 24 Aug 2019 02:16 Express News Service COIMBATORE: The aggressive growth of invasive plant species across The Nilgiris was found to have been the reason behind the numerous landslides reported in the district during the recent spell of heavy rain. Based on the results from …
  • India: Timely Co-ordinated response reduces agony of flood affected in Nilgiris 17 Aug 2019 06:00 People of drought-stricken Southern States of India were praying for good monsoon rains. Unfortunately, they received continuous downpour that took away the lives of hundreds of people. The States of Kerala, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Andhrapradesh, …
  • Allocate Rs 1,000 crore for relief works in Nilgiris: MK Stalin 17 Aug 2019 02:23 By Express News Service CHENNAI: DMK president MK Stalin urged the State government to allocate Rs 1,000 crore in the first phase for carrying out relief works in the rain-ravaged Nilgiris district. He wrote a letter to Chief Minister Edappadi K …
  • ₹30 cr. for the Nilgiris as immediate assistance 15 Aug 2019 02:02 In view of the loss to infrastructure due to heavy rain, floods and landslips in the Nilgiris, Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Wednesday announced ₹30 crore from the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) towards immediate relief operations in the …
  • O Panneerselvam Visits Rain-Hit Nilgiris, Loss Put At Rs 199.23 Crore 13 Aug 2019 22:35 Udhagamandalam: Tamil Nadu Deputy Chief Minister O Panneerselvam on Tuesday visited the areas affected by recent unprecedented rains in hilly Nilgiris District and said the loss has been estimated at Rs 199.23 crore. The district received heavy rains in …
  • 140 places in Nilgiris district hit by landslides, says Tamil Nadu CM 13 Aug 2019 16:32 Image Source : FILE IMAGE 140 places in Nilgiris district hit by landslides, says Tamil Nadu CM Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami on Tuesday said nearly 140 places in the Nilgiris district have been hit by landslides following torrential downpour. He …
  • Showers take short break in Nilgiris, authorities continue efforts to rescue stranded people 12 Aug 2019 06:17 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: Four days on, the body of a 43-year-old man trapped in a landslip following heavy downpour in O Valley in Gudalur in the Nilgiris district has not been traced yet. Meanwhile, the revenue, disaster management, and fire …
  • 5 killed in Nilgiris, Noyyal floods houses in Coimbatore 10 Aug 2019 03:08 By Express News Service COIMBATORE/OOTY: In the past two days, at least five persons were killed in The Nilgiris in separate incidents due to the incessant rainfall. As on Friday morning, the Nilgiris recorded an average rainfall of about 220.51 mm …
  • Five dead due to heavy rains in Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris 09 Aug 2019 18:07 Image Source : PTI Five dead due to heavy rains in Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris Four women and a man were killed as the Nilgiris district in Tamil Nadu recorded the heaviest rains, with the tourist destination of Avalanche receiving 911 mm in a single day. …
  • 2,500 Evacuated As Heavy Rains Batter Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris District 09 Aug 2019 12:59 The Nilgiris district received a record 91 centimetres of rains over the last 24 hours Chennai: More than 2,500 people have been evacuated in the Nilgiris district of Tamil Nadu following heavy rains over the last 24 hours. Five people have lost their …
  • Avalanche in Nilgiris records 820 mm rain in a day in Tamil Nadu 08 Aug 2019 21:21 The Avalanche region in the Nilgiris received 820 mm of rain over a 24-hour period till Thursday morning, the highest in Tamil Nadu’s history. With the Nilgiris getting rain since Sunday, a total of 1,717 mm has been recorded in Avalanche alone. Officials …
  • Avalanche in Nilgiris records highest rainfall in Tamil Nadu 08 Aug 2019 13:50 Avalanche, a tourist destination surrounded by rolling landscape in Nilgiris district of Tamil Nadu, has received 82 cm rain in the last 24 hours, the highest this season, the weather department said Thursday. The phenomenon is likely to continue, it said, …
  • Water ATMs set up in 70 spots in Nilgiris to quench tourists’ thirst 04 Aug 2019 20:01 Nilgiris District Collector, J. Innocent Divya, said awareness programmes would be conducted from August 10 to sensitise tourists about how to use the water ATMs and to reinforce the message that the Nilgiris was a “plastic-free district”. Action would be …
  • National bartender competition adds colour to monsoon flavour in Nilgiris 21 Jun 2019 21:54 Ooty: The two-day ultimate bartender championship, a national competition, which concluded here at Savoy- IHCL SeleQtions hotel here on Thursday night brought flair to the monsoon. When modern Nilgiris is celebrating its bicentenary and the Savoy hotel has …
  • Shadow Of Love claims Nilgiris Gold Trophy 31 May 2019 14:12 Shadow Of Love (Ashhad Asbar up) won the Nilgiris Gold Trophy, the Chief event of the races held here on Friday (May 31). The winner is owned by Mr. K. Sashabindu Das, Mr. N. Suresh & Mr. K. Vittal and trained by Mandanna. 1. TIGER HILLS PLATE (1,100m …
  • Nilgiris clime highly conducive for ‘passion fruit’ 26 May 2019 00:05  Stating that Nilgiris, especially, the Coonoor slopes proved to be highly suitable for the 'Passion fruit' cultivation, Mr. Shiva Subramanian Samraj, joint director of Horticulture in Nilgiris, said that this fruit plant is a creeper. Coonoor: …
  • Nilgiris Election Result 2019: DMK’s A Raja beat M Thiyagarajan of AIADMK 24 May 2019 09:43
  • Raja romps home in the Nilgiris 23 May 2019 19:33 Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam’s A. Raja emerged a comfortable winner, contesting the Nilgiris Lok Sabha constituency seat, garnering 2.05 lakh votes more than his nearest competitor M. Thiyagarajan of All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam. Counting started …
  • Ex-Telecom Minister A Raja wins Nilgiris seat 23 May 2019 13:29
  • Nilgiris’tea output less than normal 17 May 2019 21:12 Tea producing companies in the Nilgiris, the largest tea growing district in South India, have reported to the Tea Board that their production has fallen in April due to less rains and reduced precipitation in the soil as also a relatively higher …
  • Royal Currency strikes it rich in the Nilgiris Derby Stakes 12 May 2019 13:26 B. Suresh-trained Royal Currency, piloted by A. Imran Khan, claimed the Nilgiris Derby Stakes, the star attraction of the season held here on Sunday (May. 12). The winner is the property of M.A.M. Ramaswamy Chettiar of Chettinad Charitable Trust. Suresh …
  • Castilian lives up to its billing in Nilgiris 2000 Guineas 28 Apr 2019 12:39 Vishal Gaikwad-trained Castilian, ridden by P. Trevor, claimed the Nilgiris 2000 Guineas, the second classic of the season held here on Sunday (April 28). The winner is the property of M/s. Five Stars Shipping Co. Pvt. Ltd. Jockey C. Umesh rode three …
  • Cape Kidnappers wins Nilgiris 1000 Guineas 22 Apr 2019 01:43 Cape Kidnappers (P. Sai Kumar astride) won the Nilgiris 1000 Guineas, the first Classic of the season held here on Sunday (April 21). The winner is the property of M/s. Rajagiri Rubber & Produce Co. Ltd. and trained by Shehzad Abbas. 1. MINI GARDEN …
  • 10 in fray for Nilgiris LS seat 27 Mar 2019 18:43 The nominations of five candidates, including one from the Naam Tamilar Katchi, were rejected by the Returning Officer for Nilgiris Lok Sabha constituency and District Collector, J. Innocent Divya. Speaking to reporters here, Ms. Divya said that the …
  • Strawberries cherry-picked from Nilgiris 25 Mar 2019 11:17 The Nilgiris, known for its teas, potatoes, carrots and a range of exotic vegetables, is witnessing farmers going in for strawberries too. Strawberry plants were grown in the Nilgiris, especially in Thambatty area, as early as 100 years ago, says Premnath …
  • Tea production in the Nilgiris till Feb down 9% 22 Mar 2019 15:00 PS Sundar Tea companies in The Nilgiris, the largest tea growing district in the South, have reported to the Tea Board that their production in February was 0.71 million kg (mkg) against 0.78 mkg in February 2018, marking a loss of 8.97 per cent. The loss …
  • International award to this tea from the Nilgiris 14 Mar 2019 11:58 Glendale Estate near Coonoor has won the coveted ‘Silver Medal’ in the Global Tea Championship (GTC). “This is the second consecutive year we are wining ‘Silver Medal’ in the GTC. In GTC’s 2019 edition held in the US, the ‘Glendale Twirl’ tea got …
  • Raze 821 illegal buildings on Nilgiris elephant corridor: Amicus curiae 10 Mar 2019 01:06 Express News Service CHENNAI: The Supreme Court-appointed amicus curiae has recommended the sealing and demolition of 821 illegal constructions, except tribal houses, allegedly built within The Nilgiris elephant corridor, notified under the Tamil Nadu …
  • The nilgiris reports 15% more tea production 28 Feb 2019 14:17 Our Correspondent The year 2019 has started on a better note for The Nilgiris tea sector, the largest tea growing district in South India. Tea compnies here have reported to the Tea Board that the production in January 2019 rose to 0.84 mkg from 0.73 mkg …
  • Nilgiris Mountain Railway coaches to get makeover 25 Feb 2019 20:15 The Southern Railway is all set to replace the four-decade-old coaches of its Nilgiris Mountain Railway with a new set of modern stainless steel coaches which will have cushioned seats and large windowpanes to offer travellers a panoramic view throughout …
  • Nilgiris Collector asked report on lease granted for ‘river’ area 17 Feb 2019 00:40 By Express News Service CHENNAI: THE Madras High Court has called for reports from The Nilgiris Collector and Revenue Officer as to under what circumstances, leases were granted to individuals on a land in Coonoor taluk, which according to records is …
  • Madras HC directs Nilgiris Collector to remove waterbody encroachments 19 Jan 2019 02:23 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The Madras High Court has directed The Nilgiris Collector to remove encroachments on water bodies in the district. Justice S M Subramaniam gave the directive while disposing of a batch of writ petitions, pending for 14 …
  • Ramya Reddy’s ode to the Nilgiris 16 Jan 2019 18:54 Travel is an answer to most questions and dilemmas that we leave unanswered and unattended. Imagine being so inspired by a trip or stay at a particular place that you let it stir the wheels of your life for you? Well, that is exactly what happened in …
  • Nature-laid white carpet too good to resist in The Nilgiris 12 Jan 2019 02:21 Express News Service COONOOR: The Nilgiris is presently wearing the typical winter countenance but with an unusually prolonged and dense frost spread. “This is the first occasion in my lifetime I am seeing so dense frost and that too, almost every early …
  • Nilgiris tea production up 2.5% in 2018 11 Jan 2019 15:57 Tea companies in The Nilgiris, the largest tea growing district in South India, have reported to the Tea Board that their production in calendar 2018 had risen 2.52 per cent over 2017. December 2018 was a better cropping month in The Nilgiris because of …
  • Ideal weather strengthens tea output in Nilgiris 29 Nov 2018 14:32 Tea plantations in the Nilgiris, the largest tea growing district in South India, have informed the Tea Board that production in October was up 12.84 per cent as compared with that of October 2017. Good rainfall and adequate hours of sunshine led to better …
  • Nilgiris tea production rises 13% in Oct 29 Nov 2018 13:52 Tea plantations in the Nilgiris, the largest tea growing district in South India, have informed the Tea Board that production in October was up 12.84 per cent as compared with that of October 2017. Good rainfall and adequate hours of sunshine led to better …
  • Nilgiris’ Q3 tea production down 17% 17 Oct 2018 15:10 Tea production in the Nilgiris, the largest tea growing district in South India, has fallen compared to last year. Tea companies in the district have informed the Tea Board that in September their production dropped to 1.23 million kg (mkg) from 1.49 mkg …
  • Ooty accident: Car plunges into Nilgiris gorge; 5 tourists killed, 2 found alive after 48 hours 04 Oct 2018 17:51 Representational imageYouTube Screengrab A car which fell down the Ooty-Kalhatty ghat road on Monday morning was found on Wednesday afternoon with two out of the seven travellers alive.  An initial inquiry suggested that the driver of the car lost control …
  • 48 hours after car slipped into Nilgiris gorge and killed five, two finally rescued 04 Oct 2018 02:09 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: For over 48 hours, two men lay trapped with the bodies of their five friends in the mangled remains of a car that slipped into a gorge on Kalhatti-Masinagudi Ghat Road in Nilgiris, until they were rescued on Wednesday.   …
  • Nilgiris deputy tahsildar dies of suspected swine flu 02 Oct 2018 02:23 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: A deputy tahsildar from Nilgiris district died of suspected H1N1 virus, commonly known as swine flu, attack at Coimbatore Medical College Hospital (CMCH) on Monday evening. Abdul Rahman, a native of Mettupalayam, who …
  • Leptospirosis: preventive measures stepped up in the Nilgiris 10 Sep 2018 16:00 The Health Department is taking steps to control the spread of leptospirosis, after two people from the Nilgiris were confirmed to have been infected with leptospira bacteria recently. Deputy Director of Health Services S. Porkudi told The Hindu that since …
  • British couple on honeymoon hires special train to Nilgiris 01 Sep 2018 10:42 — By PTI | Sep 01, 2018 03:33 pm Coimbatore: A young couple from England became the first to charter the special train, introduced by Southern Railway, for a one-way trip from Mettupalayam to Udhagamandalam, to spend their honeymoon in the hills. Graham …
  • Floods and rains brighten the tea prospects in the Nilgiris! 28 Aug 2018 16:40 The floods in Kerala and parts of Tamil Nadu covering Valparai have caused a shortfall in the supply of tea from these regions and to that extent increased the demand for the teas at Coonoor Tea Trade Association. “We have been noticing an increase in the …
  • Higher tea production in the Nilgiris 17 Aug 2018 14:44 The Nilgiris received good rains in July helping increased harvest of green leaf and hence the manufacture of black tea. Tea Companies have now informed the Tea Board that their production in July rose to 1.38 million kg (mkg) from 1.21 mkg in July 2017, …
  • Tamil Nadu: Illegal resorts located on Nilgiris elephant corridor sealed 12 Aug 2018 14:48 By PTI COIMBATORE: Nineteen resorts constructed on the elephant corridor in Nilgiris district were sealed by the authorities today in compliance with a Supreme Court order directing a crackdown on illegal structures in the area. The process of sealing 27 …
  • Nilgiris Biosphere Reserve: Where jumbos can walk free again 12 Aug 2018 03:21 When revenue officials in the Nilgiris ordered the management of Glanton Inn, one of 27 illegal resorts in the buffer zone of the Mudumalai Tiger Reserve (MTR), to pull down hoardings outside the hotel on Friday, it was the culmination of an almost eight- …
  • Supreme Court cracks the whip: Close 27 resorts along elephant path in the Nilgiris 10 Aug 2018 00:41 A herd in the Telalia wetlands of Meghalaya. There were incidents of elephant deaths in rail or road accidents or by electrocution. (Photo AP/ Representational) The Supreme Court Thursday ordered closure of 27 resorts allegedly encroaching upon …
  • SC: Seal 27 resorts in Nilgiris within 48 hours 09 Aug 2018 22:38 NEW DELHI: Cracking whip on resort owners who have illegally constructed hotels and restaurants in the picturesque Nilgiris mountains in Tamil Nadu on protected land of elephant corridor, the Supreme Court on Thursday directed the state to seal 27 resorts …
  • SC asks TN to seal 11 resorts on Nilgiris elephant corridor within 48 hrs 09 Aug 2018 11:00 The Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Tamil Nadu government to seal or close down within 48 hours 11 resorts and hotels constructed on the elephant corridor of Nilgiris in violation of law. A Bench headed by Justice Madan B Lokur directed the owners …
  • Supreme Court asks Tamil Nadu to seal 11 resorts on Nilgiris elephant corridor within 48 hours 09 Aug 2018 08:20 The Supreme Court today directed the Tamil Nadu government to seal or close down within 48 hours 11 resorts and hotels constructed on the elephant corridor of Nilgiris in violation of law. A bench headed by Justice Madan B Lokur directed the owners of the …
  • Nilgiris h1 tea output down 3% 18 Jul 2018 14:40 The Nilgiris, the largest tea growing district in South India, received good rains in June helping increased harvest of green leaf and hence the manufacture of black tea. Tea Companies in the district have informed the Tea Board that their production in …
  • For a slice of exotica: from broccoli to zucchini, exotic crops charm Nilgiris farmers 09 Jul 2018 07:56 For M. Kari, a farmer at Kookalthorai area in the Nilgiris, cultivation of broccoli and iceberg lettuce for the past 10 years has meant an assured income from agriculture. On his four-acre farm, he grows carrot, beetroot and also some varieties of exotic …
  • After wooing world with 'Chaiyya, Chaiyya', Nilgiris Mountain Railways eyeing more tourist attractions 06 Jul 2018 19:46 The train service is a major tourist attraction as it winds its way through picturesque valleys and has been accorded World Heritage Status by UNESCO. The heritage Nilgiris Mountain Railway (NMR), operating the popular mountain train services to the famous …
  • Death toll in Nilgiris bus mishap rises to nine 16 Jun 2018 01:14 By PTI COIMBATORE: The death toll in the bus mishap in the hilly Nilgiris district went up to nine today with two more people succumbing to injuries. Seven passengers were killed and 27 others injured, some of them seriously, when the bus fell into the 500 …
  • Ban on 17 types of plastics comes into force in Nilgiris 13 Jun 2018 01:20 Ooty: With the gazette notification completed, a ban on 17 types of plastic products and two types of paper cups, has come into force in Nilgiris district. Provision for heavy fines for violations has been made in the order. While the announcement made by …
  • Tourist bus topples in Nilgiris district, two dead  27 May 2018 01:05 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: Two passengers died and several others injured after a private tourist bus that was on its way to Bengaluru from Ooty went off the road near Frog Hills in Nilgiris district on Saturday night.  The bus carrying 29 …
  • Tea output in the Nilgiris 9.11% less than normal 22 May 2018 16:06 Tea production was below the normal level in the Nilgiris in the first four months of current calendar going by the five-year mean. The tea companies produced 4.09 mkg against 4.91 mkg in the corresponding period last year, marking a decline of 16.71 per …
  • Nilgiris bought-leaf factories shut shop over pricing issue 11 May 2018 17:05 Tea factories in the small-scale sector, popularly called bought-leaf factories, in the Nilgiris have closed operations from Thursday. They say the price of green leaf set by the Tea Board is unviable. “The Tea Board has fixed the price of green leaf we …
  • Nilgiris Q1 tea output down 19 Apr 2018 01:58 The setback witnessed in tea production in the Nilgiris, the largest tea growing district in South India, in January and February continued in March as well. The production was below the normal level as measured by the five-year mean for the month and the …
  • Nilgiris tea output below normal this year 31 Mar 2018 22:30 The setback witnessed in tea production in the Nilgiris, the largest tea growing district in South India, in January continued in February as well. The production was below the normal level as measured by the five-year mean for the month and period. Tea …
  • Steam Locomotive Back On Nilgiris Mountain Railway After 5 Years 31 Mar 2018 21:40 Coimbatore:  After five years, a train hauled by a steam locomotive today began its run from Mettupalayam to Coonoor in the Nilgiris Mountain Railway (NMR) section, official sources said. The "Heritage Steam Voyage" of the summer special train, …
  • Steam locomotive back on Nilgiris Mountain Railway after five years 31 Mar 2018 20:27
  • Nilgiris tea industry begins 2018 with production loss 09 Feb 2018 11:45 The year 2018 has begun on a setback for the tea producers in the Nilgiris as production in the opening month has fallen below January 2017 levels and the normal as measured by the five-year mean for the month. Tea companies in the district have reported …
  • Nilgiris tea output up 29% in 2017 27 Jan 2018 07:49 Coonoor, January 26:   Tea producing companies in the Nilgiris, the largest tea growing district in the South, have informed the Tea Board that their production in calendar 2017 has increased by 28.81 per cent over 2016. This happened because they produced …
  • Bengaluru's first iconicdepartment store Nilgiris to relocate 09 Jan 2018 20:34 DH News Service, Bengaluru, Jan 10 2018, 1:49 IST Nilgiris shop at MG Road in Bangalore on Saturday. Photo by B K JanardhanThe Nilgiris store on Brigade Road The first Nilgiris supermarket, a well-known landmark on Brigade Road, will move out of the space …
  • Tour of Nilgiris: 128 cyclists reach Mysuru 11 Dec 2017 06:34 MYSURU: THE 10th edition of the Tour of Nilgiris (TfN), the annual tour of RideACycle Foundation, with 128 cyclists reached Mysuru on Sunday morning. The famous tour, which has attracted celebrity cyclists, was flagged off from Bengaluru earlier. The …
  • Cyclists reach Mysuru as part of Tour of Nilgiris 11 Dec 2017 03:21 The Tour of Nilgiris (TfN), an annual cycle expedition passing through Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu, brought 128 cyclists to Mysuru on Sunday evening. The cyclists, who set out from Bengaluru on Sunday morning, pedalled through 167 km of National …
  • Nilgiris planters seek action against tea adulteration 28 Sep 2017 18:01 Coonoor, September 28:   Nilgiri planters have urged the Tea Board and district administration to take severe action against rampant adulteration of tea in the picnic spots of the district. “Some unscrupulous retailers are selling packet teas in the market …
  • Rain water enters houses in Nilgiris, Coimbatore districts 18 Sep 2017 11:48 By: PTI | Coimbatore | Published:September 18, 2017 4:19 pm Meanwhile, the administration has declared holiday for schools today in Valparai in this district, following incessant rains for the last two days, government official sources said. ( …
  • Production in Nilgiris blooms on good rains 13 Sep 2017 18:18 Coonoor, September 13:   Tea companies in the Nilgiris have informed the Tea Board that their production in August remained at 9.1-lakh kg – this is the same level as that of last year and the five-year mean for the month due to ample rains. ProductionThe …
  • Tea yield rises in the Nilgiris 16 Aug 2017 19:31 Coonoor, August 16:   Tea productivity has increased in all the agro-climatic zones of The Nilgiris so far this calendar compared to 2016. Tea companies in the district have informed Tea Board that the productivity which is also a measure of the field …
  • Hallucinogenic mushroom blooms in the Nilgiris 30 Jul 2017 11:45
  • Nilgiris H1 tea output up 44% 12 Jul 2017 20:38 Coonoor, July 11:   Tea production in The Nilgiris, the largest tea producing district in the South, has increased by 43.76 per cent in the first half of current calendar over the same period of 2016. Tea companies in the district have informed the Tea …
  • White tiger spotted in Nilgiris? No big deal 09 Jul 2017 20:32 Well, the jury on that is out now, and the verdict is - no big deal. It could be just an instance of an aberrant genetic mutation, say experts.  Last week, a lone white tiger was spotted in the Nilgiris in south India. It had caused great excitement, as …
  • ‘White tiger’ spotted in the Nilgiris 08 Jul 2017 13:04 A rare ‘white tiger’ with a pale skin color has been spotted for the first time in the Nilgiris by a wildlife photographer, arousing interest among conservationists and forest officials on whether it is a true genetic mutant. Photographer Nilanjan Ray from …
  • ‘White tiger’ in the Nilgiris is a first 06 Jul 2017 01:56 A rare ‘white tiger’ with a pale skin color has been spotted for the first time in the Nilgiris by a wildlife photographer, arousing interest among conservationists and forest officials on whether it is a true genetic mutant. Photographer Nilanjan Ray from …
  • Another Death At Jayalalithaa's Nilgiris Estate, Accountant Found Hanging 04 Jul 2017 04:58 Udhagamandalam:  In yet another death of a person connected with former Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa's Kodanadu estate, an accountant was found hanging at his home near Udhagamandalam on Monday, police said. 28-year-old Dinesh Kumar was found …
  • Future Group plans to overhaul retail chain Nilgiris 21 Jun 2017 20:30 Bengaluru: Three years after buying supermarket chain Nilgiris, an iconic brand and early mover in organized retail in the southern part of the country, Kishore Biyani’s Future Group has embarked on an exercise to transform it to appeal to younger …
  • Shivalik Showers wins Nilgiris Gold Cup 28 May 2017 12:21 M/s. G. Shewakramani, Vikram Singh & Kishore M. Dingra's Shivalik Showers, ridden by A Imran Khan, won the Nilgiris Gold Cup (1,600m), the stellar attraction of the races held here on Sunday (May 28). The winner is trained by J.McKeown. …
  • Nilgiris tea factories bag awards 18 May 2017 18:31 Coonoor, May 18:   Two bought-leaf factories, based in Aravenu of Nilgiris, bagged prizes at the Golden Leaf India Award contest of Tea Board and United Planters’ Association of Southern India (UPASI). Vigneshwar Estate Tea Factory won all the five titles …
  • Research site threatens wetland in the Nilgiris 18 May 2017 05:28 A research site threatens a prime wetland ecosystem in Udhagamandalam after the research wing of the Tamil Nadu Biodiversity Conservation and Greening Project planted around 3,000 eucalyptus trees in Aramby reserve forest, near RC Colony, in the Nilgiris …
  • Chief Of Command bags Nilgiris Derby Stakes 07 May 2017 11:31 Chief Of Command ridden by Akshay Kumar won the Nilgiris Derby Stakes (1,600m), the star attraction of the races held here on Sunday (May 7). The winner is owned by M. A. M. Ramaswamy Chettiar of Chettinad Charitable Trust and trained by R. Foley. …
  • Nilgiris police looking for clues from Sasikala, Dhinakaran for Kodanad case 06 May 2017 01:00 (File Photo | EPS/Anwar Basha) Heavy police security in front of Kodanad estate of late Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa following the murder of a security guard. COIMBATORE: THE Nilgiris District Police are exploring legal possibilities for contacting …
  • Call to preserve habitat of Great Indian Hornbills in the Nilgiris 02 May 2017 16:05 With the breeding season of the Great Indian Hornbill (Buceros bicornis) almost at an end this year, the need to preserve what’s left of its habitat in the Nilgiris has never been greater. Researchers said that the bird’s prime nesting grounds are located …
  • Chief Of Command lifts Nilgiris 2000 Guineas 30 Apr 2017 12:15 The R.Foley-trained Chief Of Command (Akshay Kumar up) won the Nilgiris 2000 Guineas, the star event of the races held here on Sunday. The winner is the property of M.A.M. Ramaswamy Chettiar of Chettinad Charitable Trust. MUKURTI PLATE (1,500m), 6-y-o …
  • Security Guard At Jayalalithaa's Nilgiris Estate Found Murdered 24 Apr 2017 04:42 Chennai:  A security guard has been found murdered at former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa's sprawling estate in Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris district. The guard was found last night at the Kodanad estate of Ms Jayalalithaa, who died in …
  • Windsor Forest wins Nilgiris 1000 Guineas 23 Apr 2017 11:48 Manjri Horse Breeders' Farm Pvt. Ltd's Windsor Forest ridden by A. Imran Khan won the Nilgiris 1000 Guineas, the first classic of the season held here on Sunday (April 23). P. Shroff trains the winner. MANJUR PLATE (1,200m), maiden 3-y-o only ( …
  • Cerrado appeals most in the Nilgiris 1000 Guineas 22 Apr 2017 12:04 The Mumbai challenger Cerrado, who is in fine nick as evidenced by her mock race, has an edge over her rivals in the Nilgiris 1000 Guineas (1,400m), the first classic of the season to be held here on Sunday (April 23). 1. MANJUR PLATE (1,200m), maiden 3-y- …
  • Rains perk up tea estates in Nilgiris 21 Apr 2017 16:31 Coonoor, April 21:   Tea growing regions in the Nilgiris received “useful” showers on Thursday night and in the wee hours of Friday. According to Nilgiris Collector P Sankar, Kodanad recorded the highest rainfall in the district of 59 mm in the 24 hours …
  • Nilgiris q1 tea out put up 6.03% 20 Apr 2017 16:43 Coonoor, April 20:   Helped by useful spread of rains, tea production in the Nilgiris, was higher in March. Tea companies have reported to Tea Board that their production in March rose to 1.35 million kg (mkg) from 1.01 mkg in March 2016. This increase of …
  • DROUGHT-TAMIL NADU: A bitter harvest for farmers in Nilgiris 10 Apr 2017 17:48 Combatore, April 10:   V Pandian, a vegetable grower at Ketti Pallada in the Nilgiris, recalled the wild buffalo intrusion on his farmland around mid-March. “A herd of 30 or so wild buffaloes trampled on the half-acre plot in which carrot shoots had …
  • ICF to produce new coaches for Nilgiris Mountain Rly 03 Apr 2017 22:44 File picture of the Mettupalayam-Ooty passenger train of the Nilgiris Mountain Railway | Express CHENNAI: Tourists taking a trip on the Nilgiris Mountain Railway (NMR), a UNESCO world heritage site, can look forward to a different travelling experience. …
  • Nilgiris February tea output dips 21 Mar 2017 17:49 Coonoor, March 21:   Tea companies in the Nilgiris have informed the Tea Board that their production fell 29.21 per cent in February, and the cumulative output in the first two months declined 9.89 per cent. February was a dry month, with no agro-climatic …
  • Nilgiris tea fetches a record price of ₹611/kg 16 Mar 2017 18:26 Kochi, March 16:   An invoice of ‘FOP’ grade from Chamraj Estate, Nilgiris realised a record price of ₹611 a kg at Kochi leaf auction No.11 on Wednesday. This is the highest price fetched for any grade in South India auctions in 2017. Meanwhile there has …
  • Nilgiris tea output down 23% 31 Jan 2017 18:31 Coonoor, January 31:   December 2016 was a relative better month for the tea industry in the Nilgiris as production increased over December 2015 and managed to be on par with the five-year average output for the month. Tea companies have informed Tea Board …
  • Dip in mercury set to enhance quality of Nilgiris speciality tea 26 Jan 2017 17:56 Coonoor, January 26:   Winter is harsh in the Nilgiris with night temperatures ruling to single digits and hovering around Minus 4 degrees Celsius in some interior places such as Korakundah for over a fortnight now. However, this temperature has enhanced …
  • Two budding footballers lost in Bhopal boat tragedy 16 Sep 2019 09:41 Attending practice sessions won’t be the same for 17-year-old Suresh Kumar anymore. Squeezed between Arjun Sharma and Rahul Mishra on a scooter, he used to reach the football field every morning, endure drills together and loiter with them after school. …
  • Video: Sheffield Steeldogs 3 Leeds Chiefs 1 - Dawn of new era sees Chiefs lay down promising marker 16 Sep 2019 09:37 IT had been five months in the making. For some of the away fans in the Ice Sheffield crowd, it had been a whole lot longer. They may still be waiting for their Elland Road rink to be completed but Leeds Chiefs took to the ice for the first-ever time last …
  • Columbiana County Real Estate Sales $100K+; September 2019 16 Sep 2019 09:28 09/06/19 Dennis Ryan Lively to Justin M. Blakeley, 12746 Steubenville Pike Road, Lisbon, OH 44432, $166,000. Barbara L. Brescio to Allison J. Bradley & Susan W., 106 Claybrook Drive, East Palestine, OH 44413, $130,000. Rebecca A. Witherstine to …
  • Prosser man among two killed in wrong-way crash 16 Sep 2019 09:19 Posted By: Jenna Kochenauer September 15, 2019 Two people died when a wrong-way driver caused a head-on crash on I-84 in Oregon Sunday morning. Oregon State Police say the accident happened at about 5:44am on Sunday, September 15, 2019, when a Toyota Camry …
  • Two die after wrong-way driver on I-84 16 Sep 2019 08:36 Two dead, one injured from the crash by: KOIN 6 News Staff Posted: Sep 15, 2019 / 05:55 PM PDT / Updated: Sep 15, 2019 / 05:55 PM PDT The scene of a crash on Interstate 84. (Courtesy Oregon State Police) PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Two drivers died …
  • 'Keep venturing into the light': Recovery rally in Uniontown offers hope and connections 16 Sep 2019 08:31 The Rev. Terry Sanders was surrounded by both dark and light, but he urged those assembled before him to embrace only the latter. Night had fallen on the nearly four-hour recovery rally that he and his wife and fellow Reverend Rhonda Sanders emceed at …
  • James Thomas Havlichek Jr. 16 Sep 2019 08:28 Uniontown James Thomas Havlichek Jr. 62, of Uniontown, PA passed away suddenly Saturday September 14, 2019 in the Uniontown Hospital. He was born July 7, 1957 in Brownsville, PA a son of the late James T., Sr. and Marie McDowell Havlichek. Also preceding …
  • Stage Left players to open 27th season 16 Sep 2019 07:07 Submitted photo NaKong warrior, Luigi (left, Aaron Hinchliffe of Lisbon) listens intently as botanist Lucius Fretway (right, Paul Dahman of Cornersburg) describes the new plant he has after Phyllida Spotte-Hume (center), Renee Marple Schreffler of Lisbon.) …
  • Mama Mia to open in Salem 16 Sep 2019 06:42 Submitted photo Mama Mia opens Salem Community Theatre’s 2019-2020 Season this weekend. Directed by Tessa Wells and Macey Stancato, and sponsored by Bob and Linda Sebo, it’s is coming to the Sept. 20-29. Performances include Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p …
  • Fall TV Guide: When your favorite television shows return 16 Sep 2019 05:47 Mark your calendars for the premiere dates of your favorite TV shows. Acclaimed gems like “Barry,” “Killing Eve” and “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” are on hiatus until next spring and summer, but don’t you worry. Fall TV season is upon us, bringing network, …
  • Monday Night Football started in Cleveland 16 Sep 2019 05:29 NOTE: As part of its celebration of its 100th season, the NFL is designating a Game of the Week, each chosen to highlight a classic matchup. For Week 2, it is the Monday night game between the Browns and Jets. To mark each Game of the Week, the AP will be …
  • Last week in media: Naspers down as Prosus is listed, AT&T under fire from Elliott, Facebook and Google under investigation 16 Sep 2019 05:04 Last week, Naspers listed its consumer internet unit Prosus in Amsterdam. Walt Disney unexpectedly launched its much anticipated Disney+ service in a single country, the Netherlands, for a free trial until the official launch date in November. Naspers, as …
  • Superhero helmet 16 Sep 2019 05:03 Morning Journal/J.D. Creer Six-year-old Xaven Barr of Washingtonville got a close-up look at a Salem Fire Department truck during Salem Second Saturday’s “Superhero Saturday” which attracted families and children — many in costume — to the downtown …
  • SRMC lab awarded national accreditation 16 Sep 2019 05:03 Submitted photo Pictured are some of the members of Salem Regional Medical Center’s Laboratory team, celebrating the College of American Pathologists (CAP) accreditation, (from left) front row, Gwen Banner, Laine Glass, Jody Sivy, Theresa Shetler, Cindy …
  • Addiction: Hear the voices of recovery 16 Sep 2019 05:02 It is National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month, celebrating the 30th year of acknowledging that substance use disorder exists. This is 30 years of celebrating the recovery of millions of Americans who regained their well being and have gone on to …
  • Online stormwater course provides insight into EL plight 16 Sep 2019 05:02 A recent online class taken by East Liverpool’s safety-service director and his deputy turned out to be a real eyeopener, a city council committee learned Tuesday afternoon. Brian Allen recently completed an online American Stormwater Institute class with …
  • Recorder only gets half requested fees 16 Sep 2019 05:02 LISBON — Columbiana County Recorder Theresa Bosel will be allowed to collect only half of the recording fees she requested from county commissioners, who say her 2020 request failed to comply with state law. Commissioners on last week agreed that $4 can be …
  • No raises for EP teachers in new contract 16 Sep 2019 05:02 EAST PALESTINE — Board members indicated the East Palestine teachers and staff have agreed to new one-year tentative contract, which the board voted to approve on Monday. Superintendent Chris Neifer said with the current financial situation at the school, …
  • County to rebid street projects 16 Sep 2019 05:02 LISBON — Columbiana County commissioners last week rejected bids received for projects in Wellsville, Salem and Leetonia because the low bids in each case exceeded project estimates by more than is allowed. The rejected bids were for major street projects …
  • Qatar-Funded Group Engages In ‘Propagandistic Activities’ While Divvying Out Millions To US Schools, Experts Say 16 Sep 2019 01:21 A Qatar-funded organization has disbursed more than $30 million to U.S. public schools to fund Arabic language programs, reports show. Schools that accept grants from the Qatar Foundation International (QFI) are required to give over a degree of access to …
  • Overturned kayaker rescued off coast of Salem 15 Sep 2019 08:09 September 14, 2019 September 14, 2019 SALEM, MASS. (WHDH) - Rescue crews found a missing person after a Good Samaritan reported an overturned kayak north of Salem Saturday, officials said. Two rescue boat crews responded to reports of an overturned orange …
  • Visitors crowd Salem's Main Street for Olde Salem Days 15 Sep 2019 02:11 SALEM, Va. - A decadeslong tradition turned Salem's busiest streets into a sea of vendors and visitors Saturday. Thousands of people came out to experience Olde Salem Days. The event has been a Salem tradition since 1982 and features local food, crafts …
  • Mustangs score 4 second-half goals in 5-1 win over Greensburg Salem 14 Sep 2019 21:29 Laurel Highlands scored four second-half goals in Saturday’s 5-1 Section 3-AAA victory at Greensburg Salem. The Mustangs (2-2, 4-3) and Golden Lions (1-4, 1-5) were tied at 1 after 40 minutes of play before Kolby Livingston scored the match-winning goal at …
  • Salem throws a party for its 200th birthday 14 Sep 2019 19:56 SALEM - Residents came together Saturday to celebrate the town's Bicentennial Heritage Day with drone photo shoot and the singing of "Happy Birthday." Held on the Town Green and surrounding areas within town, Heritage Day included emergency …
  • Silver alert issued for Winston-Salem 14-year-old 14 Sep 2019 19:51 × Silver alert issued for Winston-Salem 14-year-old WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A silver alert was issued for Ahmad Jackson, 14, according to a City of Winston-Salem news release. Jackson is five feet and one inch tall. He weights around 140 pounds. He has black …
  • Salem tattoo shop hopes to tattoo hundreds on Friday the 13th 14 Sep 2019 07:44 State Street Tattoo has a goal of 666 tattoos in 12 hours -- and there was a line of waiting customers down the street by: Keely Lovern Posted: Sep 13, 2019 / 08:21 PM EDT / Updated: Sep 13, 2019 / 08:24 PM EDT SALEM, Ohio (WKBN) – A business …
  • South Fayette shuts out Greensburg Salem 14 Sep 2019 03:49 South Fayette shuts out Greensburg Salem South Fayette 49, Greensburg Salem 0 Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 11:45 PM EDT Sep 13, 2019 Hide Transcript Show Transcript WINNER. SOUTH FAYETTE TAKING ON GREENSBURG SALEM, A BATTLE …
  • Box: Columbia 42, Salem, Illinois 0 14 Sep 2019 03:40 1 2 3 4 Final Salem, Illinois 0 0 0 0 0 Columbia 21 14 7 0 42 Overall League Pts For/Avg Pts Against/Avg Salem, Illinois 1-2 1-1 40/13 70/23 Columbia 3-0 1-0 105/35 17/6 C: Nic Horner 19 run (Sam Horner kick), 9:47 C: Ronnie …
  • Hispanic League’s annual Fiesta to bring authentic Latin food, music to Winston-Salem this weekend 13 Sep 2019 22:09 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — More than 20,000 people take part in the Hispanic League's Fiesta every year. The street festival is the league's largest fundraiser for student scholarships. Here to tell us all …
  • Man accused of robbing Truliant Credit Union in Winston-Salem with a knife 13 Sep 2019 22:08 × Man accused of robbing Truliant Credit Union in Winston-Salem with a knife WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man was arrested after allegedly robbing a bank in Winston-Salem on Friday, according to police. At about 9:48 a.m., officers responded to a reported bank …
  • Western Oregon University Buys Building In Downtown Salem 13 Sep 2019 20:29 Western Oregon University has finalized the purchase of a building in downtown Salem.   In a news release, the university said it bought the historical Vick building from Roger Yost for $2.735 million. The transaction includes a $100,000 Roger Yost …
  • Crews recover man’s body near Willamette River bank in Salem 13 Sep 2019 20:03 SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Crews have recovered a body from a shallow area near the east bank of the Willamette River in Salem. Salem Fire Deputy Chief Gabe Benmoussa told the Statesman Journal that a water rescue team on Friday recovered the body of a man …
  • Joseph Salem becomes dean of university libraries 13 Sep 2019 15:31 By SaMya Overall September 13, 2019 11:00 am Joseph Salem, Michigan State's former director of libraries and university librarian, was named dean of university libraries by the MSU Board of Trustees at their meeting September 6. “I see this title …
  • ‘He was just an awesome kid’: Winston-Salem man identified as Lake Norman drowning victim 13 Sep 2019 14:01 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A Winston-Salem family has identified the 22-year old man who drowned in Lake Norman Saturday afternoon. They said that Christopher Campbell Jr. had spent the day on a boat with a group of …
  • Weird Norfolk Podcast episode 43: Norwich's ties with Salem and its infamous witch trials 13 Sep 2019 10:24 PUBLISHED: 10:48 13 September 2019 | UPDATED: 11:19 13 September 2019 Stacia Briggs, Siofra Connor and Richard Fair Witchcraft at Salem Village. Picture: Wikipedia Wikipedia To marry one woman accused of witchcraft is misfortunate, to marry two is plain …
  • Theology graduate school arrives to Salem 13 Sep 2019 09:52 Reed Bertran, Contributor  Begun in July of 2017 and formally completed in the spring of 2019, Willamette University has officially merged with the Claremont School of Theology (CST).  This introduction of the school places a third graduate school on the …
  • Armed wanted parolee arrested in Salem 13 Sep 2019 09:10 Lockdowns lifted for 4 Salem-Keizer schools by: Amy Frazier, KOIN 6 News Staff Posted: Sep 12, 2019 / 01:16 PM PDT / Updated: Sep 12, 2019 / 05:44 PM PDT SALEM, Ore. (KOIN) — An armed man wanted for violating his parole was arrested Thursday …
  • Wanted parolee arrested in Salem 12 Sep 2019 23:42 Lockdowns lifted for 4 Salem-Keizer schools by: Amy Frazier, KOIN 6 News Staff Posted: Sep 12, 2019 / 01:16 PM PDT / Updated: Sep 12, 2019 / 04:24 PM PDT Robert Dailey, left, was sought by Marion County deputies, September 12, 2019 (Marion …
  • Man dies after 3-vehicle crash on US 52 in Winston-Salem 12 Sep 2019 23:06 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man died about a week after a multi-vehicle crash in Winston-Salem, according to a Winston-Salem Police Department news release. The crash involved three vehicles going south in the right …
  • Suspicious substance delivered to Calvary Day School in Winston-Salem 12 Sep 2019 23:05 × Suspicious substance delivered to Calvary Day School in Winston-Salem WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A suspicious substance was delivered to a Winston-Salem school. Officers were called to Calvary Day School on Country Club Road Thursday morning. They say someone …
  • Salem 200th celebration Cake Contest to be held 12 Sep 2019 17:47 Staff reports Thursday Sep 12, 2019 at 1:23 PM Sep 12, 2019 at 1:24 PM The Salem 200th celebration Cake Contest will be held at 2 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Salem Town Green, Route 85. Cake drop-off will be held at 1:45 p.m. and judging will be held at 2 p.m. …
  • Salem Homicide Suspect Arrested 12 Sep 2019 14:22 On Tuesday, September 10, 2019, at approximately, 10:07 p.m., members of the Klamath Falls Police Department and BINET, arrested Denny Herrera-Rebolledo at 810 North Eldorado Avenue, for a warrant issued in Marion County. Members of the Basin Interagency …
  • Man arrested after allegedly shooting at teenager, man in Winston-Salem 12 Sep 2019 11:09 × Man arrested after allegedly shooting at teenager, man in Winston-Salem WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man faces charges after allegedly shooting at a teenager and a man in Winston-Salem, according to police. At about 10:22 p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to …
  • Five things you need to know today, and protecting Salem's historic cemetery 12 Sep 2019 10:11
  • Winston-Salem Chamber hosts inaugural State of Education luncheon 12 Sep 2019 05:52 Last week the Winston-Salem Chamber invited all six presidents and chancellors from the colleges and universities in the city to participate in a panel discussion on their relationship with the business community. In an attempt to bring the community …
  • Winston-Salem police officer attacked during fight at Biscuitville 12 Sep 2019 05:00 × Winston-Salem police officer attacked during fight at Biscuitville WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Winston-Salem police responded to calls about a fight at the Biscuitville on Robinhood Road on Wednesday morning, according to a news release. When officers arrived, …
  • Lee Salem, godfather to such classic comic strips as ‘Doonesbury,’ ‘Calvin and Hobbes,’ dies 11 Sep 2019 23:24 Lee Salem, who developed or edited risk-taking comic strips such as “Calvin and Hobbes,” “Doonesbury,” and “The Boondocks,” has died at age 73. Salem died Sept. 2 from a massive stroke while in Kansas City, Mo., said John Glynn, vice chairman and editor at …
  • Salem's Charter Street Cemetery will be closed Sept. 28 – Nov. 3 11 Sep 2019 20:14 William J. Dowd [email protected] @WJD_MHDReporter Wednesday Sep 11, 2019 at 2:19 PM Sep 11, 2019 at 3:02 PM The historic Charter Street Cemetery will be closed to the public from Sept. 28 to Nov. 3. The vote by the Salem Cemetery Commission on Sept. …
  • Driver crashes into Winston-Salem home after medical emergency 11 Sep 2019 13:54 × Driver crashes into Winston-Salem home after medical emergency WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police say a medical emergency caused a driver to crash into a Winston-Salem home. A driver in a 2004 Infinity was headed north on South Main Street when the driver …
  • 1 person taken to hospital after Winston-Salem house fire; Silas Creek Parkway southbound reopened 11 Sep 2019 13:54 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A house fire in Winston-Salem forced crews to block of part of Silas Creek Parkway on Wednesday morning, according to police. The southbound lanes have since reopened. The Winston-Salem …
  • Salem bounces Minerva 11 Sep 2019 04:46 SALEM — Hunter Griffith had two goals and Jacob McLachlin hit the back of the net as well as Salem knocked off Minerva 3-2 on Tuesday. McLachlin also had two assists. Max Kemats had nine saves for the Quakers. Salem will host LaBrae on Monday. East …
  • Salem Township discusses road repair 11 Sep 2019 04:11 SALEM TWP. — Township trustees are considering another method for strengthening the bad sections on Conkle Road before next year’s chip and seal project, now weighing the cost and value of blacktop vs. a double dose of liquid asphalt and gravel for the …
  • IFB Solutions in Winston-Salem petitions Supreme Court after losing first government contract, forced to cut 47 jobs 10 Sep 2019 16:26 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — IFB Solutions has lost the first of three critical government contracts, forcing the company to cut 47 jobs at the nonprofit, but the company intends to take this fight to the Supreme Court …
  • Winston-Salem police investigating after 10 vehicle break-ins at Reynolds High School 10 Sep 2019 16:25 × Winston-Salem police investigating after 10 vehicle break-ins at Reynolds High School WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police are investigating after 10 vehicle break-ins in one week at Reynolds High School. On Monday, the Reynolds High School resource officer …
  • Salem to reap rewards of long-term vision at big kick-off 10 Sep 2019 01:10 NOT surprisingly there are several derbies tomorrow to get the rugby union league season rolling. Apart from Wharfedale v Otley in National League Two North, there is Keighley v Bradford Salem in Yorkshire Division One and Old Grovians v Yarnbury in …
  • Keighley suffer opening-day defeat to star-studded Salem 10 Sep 2019 01:08 KEIGHLEY were very much second best in their opening game of the season in Yorkshire Division One. Salem, with veteran Australian rugby league star Glenn Morison calling the shots at outside half, were soon on top. A solid defence based on quick line speed …
  • Lady Vikings down Greensburg Salem, 4-1 10 Sep 2019 00:54 Mount Pleasant lost at No. 1 singles Monday afternoon, but the visiting Lady Vikings swept the doubles and won the other two singles matches for a 4-1 Section 1-AA victory at Greensburg Salem. Mary Smithnosky lost her No. 1 singles match to Kasey Storkel, …
  • Salem Al-Hamar: 6,000 people covered by Al-Ashayat Bank 2 project with Awqaf 09 Sep 2019 23:14 General Manager of Kuwait Food Bank in an exclusive interview with Kuwait Times General Manager of Kuwait Food Bank Salem Al-Hamar KUWAIT: General Manager of Kuwait Food Bank Salem Al-Hamar spoke in an exclusive interview with Kuwait Times about its …
  • Winston-Salem man arrested after high speed chase with deputies in Lexington 09 Sep 2019 23:14 × Winston-Salem man arrested after high speed chase with deputies in Lexington Lexington, N.C. — A Winston-Salem man was arrested Friday after leading deputies on a high speed chase in Lexington, according to a Davidson County Sherioff’s Office news …
  • 2 Winston-Salem siblings charged after man was shot, killed 09 Sep 2019 23:13 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Two people have been arrested and are facing charges after a deadly shooting, according to a Winston-Salem Police Department news release. Winston-Salem police arrested Deedward Glenn, 24, …
  • Salem man arrested, accused of setting fires that killed two dogs 09 Sep 2019 23:11
  • Salem residents can help United Way help others with Downtown Dining Experience 09 Sep 2019 04:15 SALEM — Area residents can help the United Way help others in the community by dining in downtown Salem at select restaurants and locations from 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 24. Known as the Downtown Dining Experience, the fundraising event co-sponsored by the Salem …
  • Former Salem girls’ basketball coach faces new charges following July domestic assault 07 Sep 2019 12:37 SUFFOLK, Va. – The Suffolk Police Department said Timothy Carr, a former basketball coach for Salem High School in Virginia Beach, was arrested on multiple additional charges following an aggravated domestic assault that happened earlier this summer. Carr, …
  • Young boy’s speech device stolen at Salem bus stop 07 Sep 2019 10:28 Gabriel has down syndrome and needs the device to connect with his friends and teachers by: Velena Jones Posted: Sep 6, 2019 / 10:48 PM PDT / Updated: Sep 6, 2019 / 11:27 PM PDT SALEM, Ore. (KOIN) — A device that helps an 11-year-old boy with …
  • Recap: Salem, Illinois trounces Breese Central 07 Sep 2019 08:17 Salem, Illinois breezed by Breese Central 27-7 Friday at Breese Central. Salem, Illinois got offensive contributions from Cole Graham with two rushing touchdowns, Caden Bee with a receiving touchdown and Keyton Mitchell with a rushing touchdown. Shane …
  • Box: Salem, Illinois 27, Breese Central 7 07 Sep 2019 08:15 1 2 3 4 Final Salem, Illinois 0 14 6 7 27 Breese Central 0 0 7 0 7 Overall League Pts For/Avg Pts Against/Avg Salem, Illinois 1-1 1-0 40/20 28/14 Breese Central 0-2 0-1 27/14 51/26 S: Cole Graham 6 run (pass failed), 1:21 S: Caden …
  • New name but same thrilling action in Salem 07 Sep 2019 07:06 Special to the Journal/Gary Leininger Salem’s Jax Booth makes a reception against United’s Nick Yoskey on Friday.SALEM — Clinging to an 8-6 late in the third quarter, Salem scored two quick touchdowns within a span of four minutes, one set up by a key …
  • Watch as William Champlin heads to the football stadium with Salem’s band 07 Sep 2019 03:13 EAST LIVERPOOL, Ohio (WKBN) - An East Liverpool man admitted to police last week that he had taken speed and meth before being arrested on two separate occasions. On Tuesday, Aug. 27, police were called about a man who was running near the high school …
  • ‘Music can connect us all’: Salem student with Down syndrome fulfills dream of marching with the band 07 Sep 2019 03:12 William Champlin will be able to represent all of the battles he's overcome by beating his drum on the big stage by: Keely Lovern Posted: Sep 6, 2019 / 05:40 PM EDT / Updated: Sep 6, 2019 / 11:07 PM EDT SALEM, Ohio (WKBN) – “Just to know …
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  • Salem police release images of person of interest in arsons 06 Sep 2019 13:30
  • First Baptist Salem brings fun, gospel to area children through ‘Camp Joy’ 06 Sep 2019 13:14 SALEM – A full-capacity crowd of young campers packed their bags and were shuttled to the nearby Dent County Baptist Association campground for a week of fun and gospel-learning during “Camp Joy,” June 17-21. Since 2012, the First Baptist Church here has …
  • Salem Councilor Lisa Peterson, candidate for Congress, launches ‘Solutions ThinkTank’ workshops 06 Sep 2019 09:08 The Peterson campaign has launched 'Solutions ThinkTank,' a planned series of workshops over the coming months with residents in the 6th District's 39 cities and towns. SALEM – Lisa Peterson, the Salem City Council member running for …
  • The future is now for young Salem band members 06 Sep 2019 04:51 SALEM — Some future Pride of Salem members will experience the thrill of entering Sebo Stadium for the first time tonight with the Salem High School marching band, a group that prides itself on including all. That’s especially meaningful for seventh …
  • Police Responded to Salem School in Naugatuck After Report of Suspicious Person 06 Sep 2019 03:35 Police responded to the area of Salem School in Naugatuck Thursday after receiving a report of a suspicious person nearby. They said they do not think the report was credible, but police will remain at the school for the rest of the day as a precaution. …
  • Salem girl says stranger chased her home after first day of school 05 Sep 2019 16:16
  • Salem-Keizer School District working to prevent suicides after deaths 05 Sep 2019 14:34
  • Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education Member Resigns 05 Sep 2019 13:20 Lori Goins Clark, a Republican member of the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Board of Education representing District 2, has resigned from her position.  Goins Clark was serving her second term on the Board. WS/FCS Board of Education Chair Malishai …
  • Salem middle schooler says strange man chased her home 05 Sep 2019 11:28 The man is described as a thin black adult about 6 feet tall with blond- or gold-tipped braided hair and no facial hair by: KOIN 6 News Staff Posted: Sep 4, 2019 / 11:23 PM PDT / Updated: Sep 4, 2019 / 11:23 PM PDT PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Extra …
  • Two Winston-Salem credit unions merge 05 Sep 2019 10:35
  • Peguero hits walk-off double, Hillsboro beats Salem-Keizer 2-1 05 Sep 2019 06:12 HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) -- Liover Peguero had a walk-off double with one out in the ninth inning, as the Hillsboro Hops topped the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes 2-1 on Wednesday. Tristin English scored the game-winning run after he reached base on a forceout and …
  • Granberg's homer leads Salem to 8-3 win over Wilmington 05 Sep 2019 05:02 SALEM, Va. (AP) -- Devlin Granberg hit a three-run home run in the first inning, leading the Salem Red Sox to an 8-3 win over the Wilmington Blue Rocks on Wednesday. The home run by Granberg, part of a four-run inning, gave the Red Sox a 3-0 lead before …
  • Over 250 Salem State Vikings kick off new academic year in service 05 Sep 2019 04:22 For some students, being a college freshman is an overwhelming experience. Being away from home, sometimes for the first time, in a new city and learning how to navigate through a new set of rules, culture, and academic expectations and making new friends …
  • Colonials blank Greensburg Salem, 2-0 05 Sep 2019 04:12 Albert Gallatin won its Section 3-AAA opener, 2-0, on Tuesday at Greensburg Salem. The Colonials’ Nick Pegg opened up scoring what would ultimately be the match-winning goal with 15 minutes remaining in the first half. Cristian Steeber had the assisted. …
  • Community helps Salem auto shop after two workers get injured 05 Sep 2019 02:03 The damage done by the accident will cost an estimated $700,000.  Photo by Shawn Nowlin It was around 4:15 p.m. on June 6 when a static ignition caused a fire at Professional Auto Towing. Located at 711 Kessler Mill Road, the blaze happened when employees …
  • Have you seen her? Deputies seek missing girl in West Salem 05 Sep 2019 00:19
  • Gun violence: Silverton family’s daughter killed in Salem shooting 04 Sep 2019 18:14 September 2019 Posted in Community, People Jennifer Black Submitted Photo By Melissa Wagoner Gun violence hit close to home at 1:30 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 18, when 40 year-old, Jennifer Black – daughter of Chris Mayou and Larry Black of Silverton – was …
  • Salem-Keizer Public Schools short bus drivers on 1st day of class, offers signing bonuses 04 Sep 2019 17:45
  • Suspect in custody after Winston-Salem man seriously injured in hit and run 04 Sep 2019 15:34 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A man is facing charges weeks after allegedly hitting a man with an SUV hit him and driving off, according to police. At about 8:37 p.m. on Aug. 13, 59-year-old Jerry Wayne Samuels was …
  • Single hauler gets majority of votes in Salem survey 04 Sep 2019 05:15 SALEM — The majority of residents who answered a survey about garbage said yes, they would favor a single hauler program in the city if it involved various perks such as curbside recycling and picking up yard waste. City Auditor Betty Brothers read the …
  • Sudden closure of popular Salem deli leaves some people shocked 04 Sep 2019 04:53 SALEM, Va. - A popular Salem deli's sudden closure has some people in shock. O'Brien Meats in Salem announced on Facebook Monday the butcher shop and deli is closing immediately. According to the owners, this was a decision the family decided was …
  • Salem Kroger, rest of Ridgewood Farms shopping center evacuated due to suspected gas leak 04 Sep 2019 04:52 SALEM, Va. - A Salem Kroger and surrounding shopping center were evacuated Tuesday for a suspected gas leak. It happened at the Kroger in the Ridgewood Farms shopping center across from LewisGale Medical Center. A construction crew was doing work behind  …
  • Salem to spray for mosquitoes Thursday night 04 Sep 2019 03:44 Salem to spray for mosquitoes Thursday night Copy Link Copy {copyShortcut} to copy Link copied! Updated: 11:01 PM EDT Sep 3, 2019 Hide Transcript Show Transcript WITH A SPRAYING SCHEDULE. LOCATIONS TYPICALLY SPRAYED INCLUDE NORTH AND CENTRAL ELEMENTARY …
  • Pantalone powers Howland past Salem; Tigers remain unbeaten 04 Sep 2019 03:44 The Tigers topped the Quakers 3-2 on Tuesday night by: Chad Krispinsky Posted: Sep 3, 2019 / 09:36 PM EDT / Updated: Sep 3, 2019 / 10:42 PM EDT HOWLAND, Ohio (WKBN) – Howland held off Salem 3-2 (25-22, 20-25, 21-25, 25-20, 15-7) Tuesday night …
  • Salem to conduct mosquito spraying Thursday night 04 Sep 2019 03:44 WITH A SPRAYING SCHEDULE. LOCATIONS TYPICALLY SPRAYED INCLUDE NORTH AND CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOLS... THE MILLER RECREATION FIELD... AND THE GARVEY RECREATION CENTER. THE TOWN OF SALEM SAYS IT PLANS TO SPRAY FOR MOSQUITOS THURSDAY NIGHT. IT WILL TAKE PLACE …
  • Survey results show Salem residents want 1 trash-collecting service for entire city 04 Sep 2019 03:44 City leaders say having just one trash company would help cut down on wear and tear of the roads by: WKBN Staff Posted: Sep 3, 2019 / 10:07 PM EDT / Updated: Sep 3, 2019 / 10:33 PM EDT SALEM, Ohio (WKBN) – Salem City Council wants one trash …
  • Suspect arrested, charged with murder after man stabbed outside Winston-Salem Food Lion, died in hospital 04 Sep 2019 02:15 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A suspect has been charged with murder after a man was stabbed in a Winston-Salem Food Lion parking lot Wednesday afternoon and died in the hospital, according to a Winston-Salem Police …
  • Celebrating 150 Years at Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church 04 Sep 2019 02:11 (Independent Photo/Karen Mead-Elford)          Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church will celebrate 150 years of sharing the good news of Jesus with the people of Owosso with special services on Sunday, Sept. 8, at 8 and 10:30 a.m.    During the late 1850s …
  • Siblings arrested for killing father in Salem 03 Sep 2019 23:42 SALEM: In a terrible tragedy, Kannankurichi police in Salem on Tuesday arrested two sons of a farmer who stoned him to death over a land sale dispute. Police said farmer Munusamy, 55, was making arrangements to sell a piece of land near Kannankurichi which …
  • Secretary Of State Mobile Office Coming to Salem-South Lyon Library 03 Sep 2019 22:53 A full service Secretary of State mobile office will make a stop at a local library later this month. The Secretary of State Mobile Office will pay a visit to the Salem-South Lyon District Library on Monday, September 16th and Tuesday, the 17th for voter …
  • Light rain, pleasant evenings in store for a few more days 15 Sep 2019 21:36 The sunny weather in the morning turned pleasant towards evening in some parts of the city as they received mild showers. Royapettah, Kamarajar Salai, Anna Salai, Chintadripet, Adyar and R.A. Puram saw light rain in the evening. Officials of the …
  • Forest dept launches boating packages in Kottur to promote eco-tourism 14 Sep 2019 02:20 By Express News Service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: In a measure to boost tourism, the Forest Department has introduced bamboo rafting and bowl boating in Kottur. The bamboo rafting experience will offer people a 30-minute ride through the Neyyar river near the …
  • Lone Muslim MLA of TRS party to join BJP 12 Sep 2019 23:31 Hyderabad: The saffron hunt for pink scalps has begun. Shattering the confidence exuded by Chief Minister and TRS chief K. Chandrashekar Rao to his nervous senior party leaders a few days ago, the first of the MLAs from the ruling party has decided to quit …
  • TRS MLA Shakeel meets MP Arvind, may join BJP 12 Sep 2019 17:51 Hyderabad: Apparently disappointed with not finding a place in the new Cabinet, TRS legislator from Bodhan Shakeel on Thursday met with BJP MP from Nizamabad Dharmapuri Arvind and discussed with him on his switching over to saffron party. Shakeel sent …
  • Sadhguru’s motorcycle rally for Cauvery Calling 12 Sep 2019 02:25 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: Sadhguru, the founder of Isha Foundation, began his motorcycle rally in Hosur on Wednesday.  He also visited Dharmapuri to garner support for Cauvery Calling -- an initiative to support farmers by planting 242 crore …
  • Harsimrat Badal inaugurated First Mega Food Park 09 Sep 2019 17:48 Hyderabad: Harsimrat Kaur Badal,  Union Minister of Food Processing Industries today inaugurated the first Mega Food Park in Telangana promoted by M/s Smart Agro Food Park Pvt. Ltd. at Village Lakkampally, Nandipet Mandal of Nizamabad District, …
  • 150-year-old idol found by locals at Sivadi 08 Sep 2019 02:01 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: While renovating a local temple, residents of Sivadi discovered a stone statue, which was supposed to be 150-year-old, that was buried under a pillar. The statue has the image of Ayyanar, one of the guardian deities of …
  • BJP MPs file affidavits in Telangana High Court  07 Sep 2019 06:05 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: BJP MPs Dharmapuri Arvind from Nizamabad constituency and Soyam Babu Rao from Adilabad segment have filed separate affidavits before the TS HC complaining that the municipal authorities have not informed them about the …
  • If the Women, Peace and Security Agenda is to be more than words, Congress must stay engaged 04 Sep 2019 22:54 On paper, proponents of the Women, Peace and Security (WPS) agenda in the U.S. have a lot to celebrate. Twenty years after the international community recognized the critically important role women play in the prevention, mitigation and reconstruction of …
  • 3 held under POCSO Act for sexually assaulting minors 03 Sep 2019 02:56 By Express News Service COIMBATORE/SALEM/ DHARMAPURI: Three persons were arrested under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act in Coimbatore, Salem and Dharmapuri districts. In the first incident, a 23-year-old has been booked …
  • 12% of Tamil Nadu government school kids have low iodine levels 02 Sep 2019 03:15 Express News Service CHENNAI: To further strengthen the National Iodine Deficiency Disorder Control Programme with scientific data, Iodine Deficiency Disorder (IDD) Laboratory in Directorate of Public Health (DPH) has been testing urine samples of …
  • 4000-year-old neolithic petroglyph found in Silanaiyakkanur forest 31 Aug 2019 23:58 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: Three teachers on an expedition to Silanaiyakkanur forest discovered a 4,000-year-old neolithic petroglyph of a bull engraved on the surface of a boulder. This has come as a surprise for archaeologists, who claim that …
  • Dharmapuri: 4 arrested for attempted gang-rape of minor girl 31 Aug 2019 23:28 Dharmapuri: The Gobinathampatti police of Dharmapuri district have arrested four people for attempting to rape a minor girl. The accused were sent for remand to Salem central jail after they were produced before a local magistrate court here on Saturday. …
  • BJP announced 133 Municipal cluster committees 31 Aug 2019 18:57 Hyderabad: The Bharatiya Janta Party today announced 133 Municipal Cluster Committees and said that the Party will start a high-level election campaign for Municipal elections. Prominent among those who are on the Committees include Bandaru Dattatreya, N. …
  • 15 CE sculpture of Potharaja found in Gingee 31 Aug 2019 01:39 Express News Service VILLUPURAM: A statue of 15th century knight – Potharaja – has been found in Gingee by archaeological enthusiasts from the district. The discovery comes just a day after archaeologists found two inscriptions at Agatheeswarar temple, …
  • Tamil Nadu terror threat: Checks continue for second day at Dharmapuri-Krishnagiri border 24 Aug 2019 23:31 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: There was no let up in security measures with the forces creating a watertight cordon on the Dharmapuri-Krishnagiri border following an intelligence alert on the infiltration of Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists into Tamil Nadu …
  • Hyderabad: Auto driver killed over money dispute 23 Aug 2019 20:19  On Friday morning, one Rajesh, a resident of Miyapur, appro-ached the police stating that his friend Praveen was taken away by two persons who beat him ruthlessly. That was the last he saw of him. (Representational Image) Hyderabad: An autorickshaw driver …
  • Time to rename Nizamabad as Induru, says BJP’s MP Dharmapuri Arvind 20 Aug 2019 11:02
  • BJP lawmaker demands change of Nizamabad’s name to ‘Indur’ 20 Aug 2019 09:42 Hyderabad: BJP lawmaker from Telangana’s Nizamabad, Dharmapuri Arvind, has demanded that the name of the district be changed to Indur, claiming that the present one is “in-auspicious”. “People of the district are demanding to change the name of Nizamabad …
  • Telangana BJP MP: People feel Nizamabad inauspicious name, want to rename district Indur 20 Aug 2019 09:11 BJP MP Dharmapuri Arvind: “People feel that Nizamabad is an inauspicious name.” (ANI) BJP MP from Nizamabad, Dharmapuri Arvind, claimed that people from his constituency have been demanding him to rename the district as Indur. “People feel that Nizamabad …
  • Tamil Nadu government not in favour of subsidising milk tariff 20 Aug 2019 03:13 The State government does not seem to be in favour of the idea of providing subsidy in the milk tariff to the cooperative dairy sector. “We have in the past requested the government to provide us with such support. But there has been no such practice,” K.T …
  • Rain fury kills 22 in Himachal Pradesh, Delhi on flood alert | 10 Points 19 Aug 2019 09:33 Rain fury hits India/PTI image Heavy rains are continuing unabated in several states across the country. These include Himachal Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttarakhand, Kerala, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh. Meanwhile, a flood alert was …
  • World Resource Institute study maps Chennai as extremely water-stressed city 19 Aug 2019 02:30 Express News Service CHENNAI: A recent global study by the World Resource Institute has put Chennai on the map for being an ‘extremely water-stressed’ city. This means that, on an average, more than 80 per cent of its available water supply is used up …
  • One-day State-wide protest to highlight concerns 17 Aug 2019 02:23 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI/TIRUPUR: Two days after a TASMAC staff was hacked to death amidst a robbery, members of TASMAC Employees Association shut down all outlets to stage a one-day protest across the State. Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri too …
  • Vellore trifurcated: How Tirupattur, Ranipet make Tamil Nadu’s list of districts even longer 15 Aug 2019 10:11 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami gestures as he reviews the parade during the 73rd Independence Day celebrations at Fort St. George in Chennai, Thursday, August 15, 2019. (PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar) Since January this year, the AIADMK- …
  • Unsafe construction sites prove deathtraps for Bengaluru’s labourers 14 Aug 2019 03:13 On the evening of July 27, Manjunathan, a 33-year-old construction labourer who had migrated to the city from Dharmapuri in Tamil Nadu, climbed to the third floor of an under-construction house at Bettahalasuru near Yelahanka. The iron rods he was using …
  • Flood warning issued for downstream areas of Cauvery as Mettur level rises 14 Aug 2019 02:11 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Central Water Commission on Tuesday issued a advisory flood warning in downstream areas along Cauvery in Tamil Nadu, as Mettur dam is fast filling up due to heavy rain in Karnataka. The rainfall in Cauvery catchment area …
  • Cauvery swells to brim: 2 villages evacuated, roads blocked in Hogenakkal 13 Aug 2019 03:22 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: People from two villages —Nagerkovil and Nadarkottai — were moved to temporary shelters established at the Hogenakkal Government High School after water in Hogenakkal reached 2.80 lakh cusec and the flood water reached …
  • Palaniswami to open sluice gates of Mettur dam today 13 Aug 2019 02:23 In view of the heavy rain in the catchment area of the Cauvery basin, the Tamil Nadu government is set to open the gates of the Mettur dam for irrigation on August 13. Presently, the dam holds 62 tmc ft of water. Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami will …
  • CM to open Mettur dam tomorrow 12 Aug 2019 16:06 Here goes the big and good news for farmers in delta districts. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced opening of the sluice gates of the Mettur dam tomorrow. Palaniswami will leave Chennai tonight by flight to Coimbatore. He will …
  • Mettur dam inflow likely to touch 2.4 lakh cusecs 11 Aug 2019 20:39 With the inflow into the Mettur dam expected to rise to 2.4 lakh cusecs on Monday evening, the Central Water Commission (CWC) on Sunday advised the officials concerned to take precautionary measures to ensure the safety of people living in the downstream …
  • South Stream: Raju Murugan’s Joker 11 Aug 2019 03:42 Joker hit screens in 2016. Although journalist-turned-filmmaker Raju Murugan’s Joker (2016) is a hard-hitting social issue film, it has a very humane and moving love story at its heart. As ironic as it may sound, the protagonist’s name is Mannar Mannan ( …
  • Officials evacuate 12 tribal shepherds 11 Aug 2019 02:21 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: After flood alert was issued by the Central Water Commission on Friday, a team of Revenue officials, led by deputy tahsildar R Kamarasu and Revenue Inspector, evacuated over 12 tribal shepherds, who were rearing goats, …
  • Flood alert issued in water-spread areas of Mettur dam 11 Aug 2019 01:25 The Salem district administration has issued a flood alert in the water-spread areas of the Mettur dam as the inflow into the dam has been steadily increasing since the early hours of Saturday. District Collector S.A. Raman has advised people residing in …
  • BJP may appoint Muralidhar Rao as party president in Telangana 10 Aug 2019 18:22 Just as the Congress party is looking for a leader for its Delhi unit, a similar hunt is on in the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for a head for its Telangana unit. The BJP is keen on capturing political power in Telangana before the next elections and sees …
  • DMK's Kathir Anand wins Vellore Lok Sabha seat in close race 09 Aug 2019 12:31 CHENNAI: The DMK alliance, which won all but one seat in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry in an impressive sweep in the Lok Sabha elections, extended its gains by securing the Vellore constituency in a close race marked by an early setback and a gallop in the …
  • When Gandhi Threatened Nehru With Making A Letter Public 06 Aug 2019 05:04 Cover of 'Gandhi and Philosophy: On Theological Anti-Politics' by Shaj Mohan and Divya Dwivedi "Truth and Telling" Gandhi discovered that gluttony for truth telling threatened truth from within. This is a lesson which Gandhi would also …
  • Jammu and Kashmir: Telugu parties back Centre on scrapping of Article 370 06 Aug 2019 01:05 Hyderabad: The TRS, YSRC and Telugu Desam supported on Monday, the scrapping of Article 370 and reorganisation of Jammu and Kashmir. While YSRC and TD members participated in the debate, TRS members did not. TRS MP B. Lingaiah Yadav said that all six TRS …
  • Yellampalli water ready to flow into Sundilla 05 Aug 2019 05:50 Thanks to the incessant rains and copious inflows, the Sripada Yellampalli Project (SYP) in Ramagundam mandal in the district is all set to be filled to its brim. Though, there are no inflows into the river Godavari on which the project is built, but due …
  • Mafia concocts ‘aged’ brew in Salem 03 Aug 2019 03:02 Express News Service SALEM: Septuagenarian S Alamelu seemed like any other elderly woman living next door. That was until Thursday when sleuths of the Magudanchavadi police swooped down on her place at Mottur near Elampillai and arrested her for allegedly …
  • Pennagaram caste violence: Six booked for attack on elder 01 Aug 2019 01:18 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: The Papparapatti police registered a case on Wednesday against an attack on the maternal grandfather of a 23-year-old man belonging to Backward Class (BC), whose elopement with a 19-year-old MBC girl triggered the …
  • Rs 90 crore Central funds awaited to kick start 8 livestock projects 30 Jul 2019 01:59 Express News Service CHENNAI: The State government is awaiting funds from the Union government to implement eight schemes earmarked under the National Livestock Mission 2018-19, for the last eight months, according to official sources. It is learnt that a …
  • Municipal polls will be TRS' first strike on BJP 27 Jul 2019 00:35 Hyderabad: The Telangana Rashtra Samiti’s top leadership is working on a strategy to counter the aggressive approach of the Bharatiya Janata Party in the ensuing municipal elections. On Friday, the TRS’ working president K.T. Rama Rao held a meeting to …
  • DVAC sleuths raid DSP’s house in Kovai 25 Jul 2019 21:49 COIMBATORE: In an unfortunate development, sleuths of the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) raided the house of a DSP here on Thursday in connection with a bribe complaint lodged by an alleged 'Ganja' dealer. According to source, …
  • 'Nungambakkam' movie set to release after long struggle 24 Jul 2019 07:58 Express News Service Helming a film based on the Nungambakkam murder incident, has turned out to be quite an ordeal for SD Ramesh Selvan. No stranger to directing films based on true events, like the Dharmapuri bus horror incident in Kalavaram, the …
  • Cauvery water from KRS flows into Biligundlu 23 Jul 2019 04:45 With Karnataka having begun releasing Cauvery water from the Krishnaraja Sagar reservoir, the inflow, as recorded at the gauging site in Biligundlu on the Tamil Nadu-Karnataka border in Krishnagiri district, has been on the rise since Monday morning. On …
  • Husband booked under SC/ST Act after wife commits suicide 21 Jul 2019 01:28 By Express News Service VELLORE: A 22-year-old man and his mother were booked under Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act and CrPC in connection with alleged suicide of the man’s 19-year-old wife at Jolarpet in Vellore …
  • 4th police commission will be constituted soon to address cops' grievances, says CM 19 Jul 2019 22:58 Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Friday disclosed that the AIADMK government was considering to set up the fourth Police Commission  in the state to help resolve their grievances and demands for additional perks and incentives to the …
  • No separate law yet to ban cryptocurrency in India: Anurag Singh Thakur 19 Jul 2019 20:30 Bengaluru: The government has not prohibited the use of cryptocurrencies in India, union minister of state for finance, Anurag Singh Thakur, has said. Thakur was responding to a query by Telangana Rashtra Samithi Rajya Sabha MP, Dharmapuri Srinivas, in …
  • Govt promises welfare board for scribes, awards for Tamil savants 19 Jul 2019 02:09 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Information Minister Kadambur Raju on Thursday promised a welfare board for journalists based on a report from a four-member committee to be headed by State Finance Secretary S Krishnan. Intervening during the speech of DMK …
  • Chennai's Farmer and Co puts together organic produce from many States 15 Jul 2019 12:41 How does a group of tribal artisans making natural personal care products in faraway Dharmapuri find a customer base in Chennai, that too with nothing but the quality of their products to speak on their behalf — with no branding and zero advertising? Here’ …
  • DMK sets up expert panel to study draft national education policy 15 Jul 2019 07:38 By Express News Service CHENNAI: The DMK has constituted a nine-member expert committee comprising former ministers and educationists to study the Centre’s draft National Education Policy. A party release on Sunday said the committee would consist of …
  • Dharmapuri Srinivas meets Amit, sparks speculation 12 Jul 2019 10:58
  • Dharmapuri Srinivas meets Amit Shah, sparks speculation 12 Jul 2019 05:25
  • How and why Vaiko escaped disqualification in RS poll 11 Jul 2019 16:13 Going by the letter and spirit of the relevant provisions of the Representation of the People Act, only a two-year jail-term would have attracted disqualification for a Section 124(A) offence. But given the ‘prevailing political environment’, neither the …
  • Vauxhall launches Apple Business Chat with IMImobile 09 Jul 2019 08:19 (MENAFN - GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) " itemprop="articleBody"> LONDON, July09, 2019(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global communications software providerIMImobile PLC , today announced that one of the UK's largest car manufacturers, Vauxhall Motors …
  • From Achhut Kanya in 1936 to Article 15, how Indian cinema has dealt with caste 07 Jul 2019 00:42 Across the Divide: Article 15 grows on you as a sophisticated whodunnit as its central protagonist, a Brahmin, Stephanian IPS officer played by Ayushmann Khurrana, tries to navigate caste hierarchies and maintain santulan or the status quo. Billie Holiday’ …
  • Suicide pact: Two bank employees kill selves at Bengaluru resort 05 Jul 2019 03:02 By Express News Service BENGALURU:  A 35-year-old assistant manager of a private nationalised bank and his woman colleague committed suicide at a resort on Tumakuru Road near Nelamangala. In a suicide note, they stated that their parents were not happy …
  • Rank list for vet, animal sciences courses released 04 Jul 2019 03:10 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Girls have topped the rank list for admission to the undergraduate courses offered by the Tamil Nadu Veterinary and Animal Sciences University (TANUVAS). Swathi S of Dharmapuri district has topped the rank list with 199.50 …
  • Cleaning up the Cauvery: TN CM's proposal addresses the need of the hour 23 Jun 2019 03:37 “Nadanthai Vaazhi Cauvery” (Move on, and live long, [Oh] Cauvery). These words of Ilango Adigal in his classic, Silappadikaram, have been coming up repeatedly in public discourse over the centuries. Nearly 50 years ago, eminent Tamil writer T. Janakiraman …
  • 22 districts in Tamil Nadu now in red category as groundwater levels continue to plummet 16 Jun 2019 00:15 Express News Service CHENNAI: In a month’s time, three districts -- Cuddalore, Thoothukudi and Tirunelveli -- have recorded a decrease in groundwater levels and have been marked under the red category by the government. With these three, the number of …
  • Periyar University result 2019: How to check UG, PG April exam result at periyaruniversity.ac.in 15 Jun 2019 08:50 Periyar University UG, PG Results April 2019: Candidates can download result from the official website – periyaruniversity.ac.in Periyar University UG, PG Results April 2019: The Periyar University will be releasing the result for UG and PG examination …
  • Nizamabad MP Arvind Dharmapuri blames TRS for Nizam Sugars’ closure 15 Jun 2019 07:19
  • Artistes pay homage to a phenomenon called Balasaraswati: The great dancer 11 Jun 2019 20:20 The singing, the Nattuvanar’s Jati recitation with the dancer’s rendition through movement, all in simultaneity, have to find perfect synchronisation. It was heartening that the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) under its Sanskrti Samwaad …
  • Nizamabad MP Dharmapuri Arvind’s plan to end display of caste-based affiliations 11 Jun 2019 03:49 Express News Service NIZAMABAD: Newly-elected Nizamabad MP Dharmapuri Arvind has a new idea to end the brazen display of caste affiliations. This, he believes, is out of sync with the changing times. Wishing for, at the very least, a veil over such …
  • India’s Election: Ghosts in the Machine? 10 Jun 2019 14:08 Irrespective of who won or lost in the 2019 Indian general election, the single biggest loser is the Election Commission of India (ECI) and the respect it commanded in the eyes of both voters and parties. Even as it grappled with allegations of millions of …
  • Water crisis: Southern Railway brings water in trains 10 Jun 2019 01:54 Express News Service CHENNAI: With the city and surrounding districts facing an acute water crisis, the Southern Railway has started transporting water by trains to meet its operational needs, including for the consumption of passengers.  On Sunday, 4.5 …
  • Former Tamil Nadu Ranji cricketer Prabhakar Rao passes away 10 Jun 2019 01:54 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Former Tamil Nadu Ranji cricketer U Prabhakar Rao (84) passed away on Sunday. Rao was an outstanding cricketer who narrowly missed out playing for the country. He occupied various positions in TNCA. He held the posts of …
  • Make report on death of Dalit youth public: Viduthalai Chiruthaikal Katchi 10 Jun 2019 01:13 By Express News Service CHENNAI:  Viduthalai Chiruthaikal Katchi has urged the State government to make public Justice SR Singaravelu commission report, which inquired into the death of Dalit youth Ilavarasan. The body of the youth was found by the side of …
  • Dalit youth Elavarasan committed suicide: panel 08 Jun 2019 21:15 The Justice S.R. Singaravelu Commission of Inquiry has concluded that Dalit youth E. Elavarasan committed suicide by throwing himself before a train in Dharmapuri on July 4, 2013. The commission was constituted the same year by the then CM Jayalalithaa …
  • BJP to form next government in Telangana with majority: BJP MP Arvind Dharmapuri 06 Jun 2019 19:57 [India], June 4 (ANI): BJP leader and Nizamabad MP Arvind Dharmapuri on Tuesday said that his party would form government in Telangana with a majority when the Assembly elections are held in 2023. "In the Assembly elections in 2023, the BJP with a …
  • Aim to saffronise Telangana, TRS has been a disaster: Arvind Dharmapuri 28 May 2019 23:20
  • Godavari goes bone dry in Dharmapuri town 26 May 2019 05:22 By Express News Service JAGTIAL: Even before the mercury levels have shot up in the State, the water in one of the lifeline rivers of the State, Godavari has gone bone dry in the temple town of Dharmapuri with receding water levels and river bed exposing …
  • Major scuffle after 15-year-old child marriage victim's rescue in Dharmapuri 11 May 2019 02:26 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: ChildLine staff involved in the rescue of a 15-year-old child marriage victim of Pavalanthur village in Pennagaram were assaulted by the girl’s family, who then took the girl and fled. Police are on the lookout for the …
  • 4 special teams to probe Dharmapuri youth murder 02 May 2019 22:12 Dharmapuri: The Dharmapuri police has appointed four special teams to trace criminals involved in the murder of 25-year-old B. Munusamy. Munusamy of Jarugu village near Thoppur in Dharmapuri district was shot dead by miscreants who tried to misbehave with …
  • Re-polling in 10 booths, including 8 in Dharmapuri 22 Apr 2019 05:44 The Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) has recommended to the Election Commission re-polling in 10 booths in three districts, including in Nathamedu in Dharmapuri, where polling was vitiated on April 18. The date for re-polling will be announced later. “We have …
  • Kiran Dharmapuri joins Lactalis American Group 03 Apr 2019 19:25 Lactalis American Group announced the hiring of Kiran Dharmapuri as SAP manager. Dharmapuri is responsible for the management of all IT application-based projects and will act as a liaison with business partners recommending, defining, implementing and …
  • Anbumani Ramadoss files papers for contesting in Dharmapuri constituency 23 Mar 2019 02:00 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: PMK youth wing leader Anbumani Ramadoss filed his nomination papers with collector S Malarvizhi for contesting in Dharmapuri Lok Sabha constituency on Friday. He was accompanied by Higher Education Minister KP Anbalagan …
  • A case of misplaced mercy: Dharmapuri student killers go free 25 Nov 2018 17:23 On February 2, 2000, a most horrendous crime took place in Ilakiyampatti, on the outskirts of Dharmapuri district, Tamil Nadu. The men who were given the death penalty originally - Muniappan, Nedunchezhiyan and Ravindran – all members of the ruling AIADMK, …
  • Governor clears the air on release of 3 Dharmapuri convicts 21 Nov 2018 15:09 By Chennaivision in Chennai News November 21, 2018 The Raj Bhavan today said, the decision of the premature release of the three AIADMK cadres, A Nedunchezhian, G Ravindran and C Muniappan in the Dharmapuri bus burning case, in which three female students …
  • Stalin wants Rajiv Gandhi assassination convicts to be released like in Dharmapuri bus burning case 20 Nov 2018 08:47 By Express News Service CHENNAI: DMK chief MK Stalin has urged the government to release the seven convicts of the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case as was done with the Dharmapuri bus burning case convicts. In a release, he said, "The three life term- …
  • Three convicts in Dharmapuri bus burning case released from jail early to avoid media gaze 20 Nov 2018 08:47 By Express News Service VELLORE: The three AIADMK members, who were sentenced to life imprisonment in the Dharmapuri bus burning case in which three female students of the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, were burnt alive 18 years ago, were released …
  • Dharmapuri bus burning case: 3 convicts let off 20 Nov 2018 01:07 Three life convicts in the Dharmapuri bus burning case were released from the Vellore Central Prison for Men on Monday afternoon, reports said quoting sources in the Prison department. This was done after officials reportedly received a fax from the …
  • 3 AIADMK men convicted in Dharmapuri bus burning case released 20 Nov 2018 00:07 Three convicts serving a life term in the Dharmapuri bus burning case, in which three students were burnt alive following an attack on a college bus by AIADMK workers in February 2000, were released from Vellore prison Monday. Three students — Kokilavani, …
  • Dharmapuri bus burning case convicts released 19 Nov 2018 18:56 Chennai, Nov 19 (IANS) Three AIADMK party members serving life sentence in the Dharmapuri bus burning case were released on Monday to mark the birth centenary of party founder M.G. Ramachandras (MGR). Reacting to this, DMK President M.K. Stalin questioned …
  • AIADMK men convicted in Dharmapuri college bus burning case set free 19 Nov 2018 16:21 Three AIADMK men, serving life imprisonment for setting ablaze a bus in Dharmapuri that killed three girls of the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU), Coimbatore, were set free from the Vellore Central Prison on Monday. Nedunchezhian, Ravindran and …
  • Dharmapuri bus burning case: Convicted AIADMK members out of jail after Governor accepts state's pre-release request 19 Nov 2018 11:29 Three students of Tamil Nadu Government Agricultural University were burnt alive inside a college bus in Elakkiampatti near Dharmapuri district. (Representational image) Three AIADMK members, who were sentenced to life imprisonment in the infamous …
  • Dharmapuri girl rape case: Child panel puts blame on CWC 14 Nov 2018 03:19 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: Even as the Police and Child Welfare Committee (CWC) officials point the finger of blame at each other in handling the aftermath of the 16-year-old girl’s rape, Tamil Nadu State Commission for Protection of Child Rights …
  • Second accused surrenders in Dharmapuri rape case 13 Nov 2018 04:09 Express News Service DHARMAPURI/SALEM: Even as the autopsy of the 16-year-old rape victim’s body began in Dharmapuri Medical College Hospital amidst much controversy, the second accused in the case surrendered at Salem district court on Monday. …
  • Dharmapuri bus burning case: TN Governor returns file on convicts’ early release 27 Oct 2018 08:09 Governor Banwarilal Purohit has sent back for “reconsideration” the State government’s proposal recommending premature release of three life convicts in the sensational Dharmapuri bus burning case, sources in the Secretariat said on Friday. On its part, …
  • Dharmapuri farmer’s success-mantra is YouTube? 07 Oct 2018 02:10 Express News Service DHARMAPURI: An investment of just 50,000 has earned this Dharmapuri farmer `5 lakh this year. The secret to 38-year-old N Azhagumani success is his guru: Youtube. The farmer from Jollikottai is just one of two who cultivate pomegranate …
  • Bengaluru woman's heart saves a Dharmapuri farmer 17 Sep 2018 18:26
  • TRS conspired against my father: Dharmapuri Srinivas 11 Sep 2018 01:48 Express News Service NIZAMABAD: At a time when most of the political parties are treating TRS Rajya Sabha MP, Dharmapuri Srinivas, who is on his way to leave TRS, as spent force, his son and BJP state committee member Dharmapuri Aravind believes that his …
  • RS MLA warns Arvind Dharmapuri 24 Aug 2018 08:43
  • Arvind Dharmapuri pads up for LS poll, hits out at dad D Srinivas 10 Apr 2018 01:03 HYDERABAD: The father may be in the TRS. But the son is in the BJP and is wanting to emerge as a political leader in his own right, has no qualms in criticising his father in public and has set his eyes in challenging TRS MP K Kavitha in her bastion in …
  • BJP’s Arvind Dharmapuri pads up for Nizamabad’s Lok Sabha polls 26 Feb 2018 10:36 HYDERABAD: The poll bugle has been sounded by Arvind Dharmapuri of the Bhartiya Janta Party(BJP). In an obvious bid to wrest the Nizamabad Lok Sabha seat in the 2019 election, he will embark on a 135 km padayatra in Nizamabad parliamentary constituency …
  • BJP's Arvind Dharmapuri on 135 km padayatra to wrest Nizamabad LS seat from TRS 24 Feb 2018 14:01
  • Increased vigil in Dharmapuri village after buzz over another intercaste love 02 Jan 2018 07:22 DHARMAPURI: After four years of the Ilavarasan-Dhivya case, there was communal tension again in Dharmapuri after a Dalit youth allegedly eloped with a Caste Hindu girl of Nallampalli village on Saturday.With a bitter experience of a communal riot behind …
  • TRS MP D Srinivas' son Dharmapuri Arvind may join BJP 17 Aug 2017 06:43
  • Visit Dharmapuri to avoid Yamapuri 10 Jul 2017 03:54 Devotees believe that those who worship Lord Yamadharmaraja would not suffer punishment in Yamaloka after their death — “Devotees who visit Dharmapuri would not go to Yamapuri”. It is also said that the devotees would not only be cleansed of their sins but …
  • Despite ban, hoardings pose a clear and present danger 13 Sep 2019 03:09 Precariously hanging banners and hoardings during any political event or family function of political party functionaries are a common sight on city roads. Despite court directions to ban them, as they endanger motorists and pedestrians, the Chennai …
  • The revivalists: This is how Chennai is replenishing its water bodies 11 Sep 2019 03:05 Express News Service CHENNAI: The summer ofi 2019 has been difficult for Tamil Nadu. The state has been reeling under acute water crisis, especially after Chennai’s Porur Lake, which is considered one of the main sources of water, reached its lowest level. …
  • Mettur: Water release further up to 25,000 cusecs, Flood alert for 12 districts 06 Sep 2019 21:43 SALEM: Amid another record inflow of 73,000 cusecs into Mettur reservoir on Friday evening, PWD authorities have further stepped up the water discharge from 18,000 cusecs to 25,000 cusecs for Cauvery delta irrigation. The enhanced quantum of water release …
  • Economic slowdown adds to truckers’ woes 06 Sep 2019 05:38 The economic slowdown has hit truckers so hard that many are unable to utilise their vehicles due to the absence of cargo. They fear that if this situation persists, it will become difficult for them to pay their EMIs and chances of their vehicles getting …
  • Hat-tricks dominate Day 2 of Subroto Cup U17 Jr Girls 31 Aug 2019 17:38 New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) On the second day of the ongoing Subroto Cup, SAI, Kolkata triumphed over Birla Balika Vidyapeet, Rajasthan 12-0, riding Barshas four goals and Nitus double hat-trick (six goals) in the Girls Pool-A. In the other Pool A match, …
  • Atheist Karunanidhi to get Rs 30L Namakkal temple 26 Aug 2019 05:16
  • Amazon To Buy 49% Stake In India's Future Coupons 23 Aug 2019 09:48 Amazon agreed to buy a 49% stake in Future Coupons Limited, India's Future Retail said in a regulatory filing. The companies did not disclose the value of the deal. As part of the deal, Amazon has been granted a call option, which allows Amazon to …
  • Amazon expands delivery network in Tamil Nadu 22 Aug 2019 12:15 Amazon.in, on Thursday, launched its largest delivery station in Tamil Nadu. The new station in Chennai will enable Amazon to strengthen its last-mile delivery network and ensure faster deliveries across the city. The company announced that it will expand …
  • Amazon eyes expansion, launches largest delivery station in Tamil Nadu 22 Aug 2019 11:49 E-commerce major Amazon has launched a 24,000 square feet delivery station in Chennai, the largest such facility for the company in Tamil Nadu. It will help Amazon Logistics to improve its last mile delivery capabilities in the state. "The company has …
  • Amazon launches largest delivery station in Tamil Nadu 22 Aug 2019 10:18 Chennai, Aug 22 (IANS) E-commerce giant Amazon which has doubled its last mile delivery network in Tamil Nadu on Thursday announced the launch of its largest “delivery station” in the state. Located in Chennai, the new station will enable Amazon to …
  • Vellore trifurcated: How Tirupattur, Ranipet make Tamil Nadu’s list of districts even longer 15 Aug 2019 10:11 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami gestures as he reviews the parade during the 73rd Independence Day celebrations at Fort St. George in Chennai, Thursday, August 15, 2019. (PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar) Since January this year, the AIADMK- …
  • Heavy inflows take Mettur water level to 108.4 ft. 15 Aug 2019 02:02 After receiving copious flow in the last five days, the inflow in the Stanley reservoir at Mettur dropped to 35,000 cusecs on Wednesday. The inflow, which stood at 60,000 cusecs at 6 a.m., started reducing, and was at 35,000 cusecs in the evening. At 4 p.m …
  • CM opens sluices of Stanley reservoir 14 Aug 2019 04:04 Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Tuesday said projects worth ₹600 crore were being implemented to build check dams across canals and rivers in the State. Speaking after raising the shutters of the Mettur dam for irrigation in the delta region, Mr. …
  • Flood warning issued for downstream areas of Cauvery as Mettur level rises 14 Aug 2019 02:11 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Central Water Commission on Tuesday issued a advisory flood warning in downstream areas along Cauvery in Tamil Nadu, as Mettur dam is fast filling up due to heavy rain in Karnataka. The rainfall in Cauvery catchment area …
  • Tamil Nadu releases water from Mettur dam for delta irrigation 13 Aug 2019 05:53 By Express News Service SALEM: The Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami released water from Mettur dam for delta irrigation on Tuesday morning. Due to heavy rain poured in catchment areas, dams in Karnataka are attained its full capacity. Following this, …
  • Palaniswami to open sluice gates of Mettur dam today 13 Aug 2019 02:23 In view of the heavy rain in the catchment area of the Cauvery basin, the Tamil Nadu government is set to open the gates of the Mettur dam for irrigation on August 13. Presently, the dam holds 62 tmc ft of water. Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami will …
  • Chennai Corporation to raise ducks, hens to fight house flies 10 Aug 2019 04:44 The Chennai Corporation is planning to raise select hen and duck breeds at decentralised waste processing centres to control houseflies. Decaying material in the decentralised waste processing centres have led to a rise in houseflies in the vicinity, …
  • A Simple Method to Improve Heart-Attack Repair Using Stem Cell-Derived Heart Muscle Cells 07 Aug 2019 20:38 Newswise — BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The heart cannot regenerate muscle tissue after a heart attack has killed part of the muscle wall. That dead tissue can strain surrounding muscle, leading to a lethal heart enlargement. Biomedical engineers believe they can …
  • Mafia concocts ‘aged’ brew in Salem 03 Aug 2019 03:02 Express News Service SALEM: Septuagenarian S Alamelu seemed like any other elderly woman living next door. That was until Thursday when sleuths of the Magudanchavadi police swooped down on her place at Mottur near Elampillai and arrested her for allegedly …
  • Rs 90 crore Central funds awaited to kick start 8 livestock projects 30 Jul 2019 01:59 Express News Service CHENNAI: The State government is awaiting funds from the Union government to implement eight schemes earmarked under the National Livestock Mission 2018-19, for the last eight months, according to official sources. It is learnt that a …
  • CAT 2019 official notification released, registration process to begin August 7 28 Jul 2019 12:32 CAT Notification 2019: The entrance examination will be held on November 24 CAT 2019 Official Notification: Indian Institutes of Management (IIM Kozhikode) has released the notification for the Common Admission Test 2019 (CAT 2019) on Sunday, July 28. The …
  • Quenching thirst of millions despite 15 years of drought-hit life  28 Jul 2019 01:45 Express News Service TIRUNELVELI: This year, the water crisis in Tamil Nadu has hit a new low. Even as people in various parts of the State have come to the streets demanding water, the State has relied on the labourers of the Tamil Nadu Water Supply and …
  • On how Tamil Yeoman became the State butterfly of Tamil Nadu 26 Jul 2019 13:42 “It was sometime in 2015 while on a trek inside Siruvani that I first sighted this tawny butterfly,” recalls Sharan Venkatesh of the Rhopalocera and Odonata Association, a group formed to observe, record, and discuss butterflies in the mountains of …
  • DVAC sleuths raid DSP’s house in Kovai 25 Jul 2019 21:49 COIMBATORE: In an unfortunate development, sleuths of the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) raided the house of a DSP here on Thursday in connection with a bribe complaint lodged by an alleged 'Ganja' dealer. According to source, …
  • Namakkal-based Vidya Kumaresan loves to weave beauty using stylised letters 25 Jul 2019 12:18 Vidya Kumaresan elucidates what an “upstroke” is with a deft stroke of the brush pen on the white board. She then goes on to explain the subtle difference between a ‘thin’ upstroke and a ‘thick’ one with due demonstrations. On cue, the participants proceed …
  • Nature enthusiasts begin reviving Singalandapuram Lake 23 Jul 2019 05:11 Students, senior citizens and nature enthusiasts have embarked on a mission to restore 70-acre Singalandapuram Lake to its old glory. The Singalandapuram Lake near Rasipuram is one of the largest lakes in the region and a mjor water source the area. …
  • Cauvery water from KRS flows into Biligundlu 23 Jul 2019 04:45 With Karnataka having begun releasing Cauvery water from the Krishnaraja Sagar reservoir, the inflow, as recorded at the gauging site in Biligundlu on the Tamil Nadu-Karnataka border in Krishnagiri district, has been on the rise since Monday morning. On …
  • Only headmistress attends this school 23 Jul 2019 01:35 Express News Service NAMAKKAL: In a bizarre reversal of events, this government school in the Namakkal village of Ponneripatti has no student for this academic year. Even as its student strength had been at the lowest for the past four years, the School …
  • 3 attacked at milk chilling centre in Namakkal 22 Jul 2019 05:23 NAMAKKAL: In a daring attack by a gang of four at a milk chilling centre at Kumbakottai near Namagiripettai in Namakkal district late on Saturday night, three persons including an employee of the chilling centre suffered severe cut injuries. In the melee, …
  • TN police to be equipped with drones, body cameras & more 20 Jul 2019 09:32 The Tamil Nadu police will soon buy body-worn cameras and drones for maintaining law and order. An announcement in this regard was made by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, during the discussion on demands for grants for police and fire and rescue …
  • 4th police commission will be constituted soon to address cops' grievances, says CM 19 Jul 2019 22:58 Chennai: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Friday disclosed that the AIADMK government was considering to set up the fourth Police Commission  in the state to help resolve their grievances and demands for additional perks and incentives to the …
  • Govt promises welfare board for scribes, awards for Tamil savants 19 Jul 2019 02:09 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Information Minister Kadambur Raju on Thursday promised a welfare board for journalists based on a report from a four-member committee to be headed by State Finance Secretary S Krishnan. Intervening during the speech of DMK …
  • CM urges PM to allow maize import by farmers, waive import duty 16 Jul 2019 08:30 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has urged Prime Minister Narendrfa Modi to allow poultry Farmers to import maize to tide over the crisis and waive the import duty as a special case. In a letter to Modi, a copy of which was released to the …
  • Tamil Nadu CM urges PM to allow duty-free import of maize by poultry farmers 15 Jul 2019 16:47 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to permit poultry farmers in the State to import maize to tide over the acute shortage of the commodity which is the main feed ingredient for the birds. He also …
  • Tamil Nadu government begins Copra procurement at hiked rates under Price Support Scheme 14 Jul 2019 09:34 By PTI CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government has begun procurement of 50,000 tonnes of copra from farmers at an enhanced rate under the Price Support Scheme for the 2019 season following approval from the Centre. The procurement drive, which will benefit …
  • Five months later, Tamil Nadu activist Mugilan surfaces, arrested for ‘rape’ 07 Jul 2019 22:31 Mugilan was found at Tirupati station on Saturday Five months after he mysteriously disappeared from a railway station in Chennai, prominent environment activist Mugilan was found on Saturday evening at Tirupati railway station in Andhra Pradesh. While the …
  • India: Tamil Nadu govt announces relief to worm-hit maize farmers 05 Jul 2019 04:10 Julie Mariappan | TNN CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Thursday announced Rs 186.25 crore to maize farmers affected by fall armyworm, an invasive pest. Making a suo motu announcement in the assembly, Palaniswami said that relief …
  • TN CM flags off investments worth Rs 2515 crore in state 04 Jul 2019 15:12 CHENNAI: Tamil Nadu Chief minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today flagged off commercial production of three factories and laid the foundation stones for 13 new projects in state industrial parks and individual establishments, signalling inflow of Rs 2515 …
  • LPG transporters put strike call on hold 01 Jul 2019 17:06 Tamil Nadu’s bulk LPG transporters have decided not to go ahead with a strike, planned to start from Monday, after an association representing the transporters and oil marketing companies agreed to resolve a dispute over a tender through a mediator. This …
  • Plea to stall strike by LPG transporters 29 Jun 2019 02:28 By Express News Service CHENNAI: A writ plea has been made in the High Court for a direction to the State Commissioner of Civil Supplies and Consumer Protection department and the DGP, to invoke powers under the Essential Commodities Act, to take immediate …
  • Thiru/Selvi: In Tamil Nadu, it means Mr or Ms; in Delhi University, it means confusion 28 Jun 2019 22:54 At Ramjas College on Friday. (Express Photo: Abhinav Saha) Written by Aranya Shankar and Ananya Tiwari In Tamil Nadu, the titles ‘Selvi’ and ‘Thiru’ are prefixed before names to denote ‘Ms.’ or ‘Mr.’ In some Delhi University colleges, though, these titles …
  • CM declares open fishing harbours, milk parlour 26 Jun 2019 03:11 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Monday declared open a fishing harbour at Thengaipattinam built at a cost of `97 crore, modernised fishing harbour at Mallipattinam in Thanjavur district (Rs 60 crore), fish landing …
  • Cleaning up the Cauvery: TN CM's proposal addresses the need of the hour 23 Jun 2019 03:37 “Nadanthai Vaazhi Cauvery” (Move on, and live long, [Oh] Cauvery). These words of Ilango Adigal in his classic, Silappadikaram, have been coming up repeatedly in public discourse over the centuries. Nearly 50 years ago, eminent Tamil writer T. Janakiraman …
  • Prasath bowls Namakkal to big win in TN Cricket Association inter-district U-14 meet 20 Jun 2019 06:23 By Express News Service CHENNAI: RV Hari Prasath’s 5/36 propelled Namakkal to beat Virudhunagar by an innings and 160 runs in the quarterfinals of the TNCA inter-district U-14 meet on Wednesday. Brief scores: Quarterfinals: Krishnagiri 170 in 83.3 …
  • Chennai engineering college teachers turn enrolment agents to save jobs 17 Jun 2019 10:07 Express News Service CHENNAI: Ranjith stares at a spreadsheet on his computer which has names of school students, their addresses, mobile numbers and their subject stream in Class 12, among other details. He pulls out his phone, judging which of the …
  • Learn coding for free, pay when you get job 17 Jun 2019 03:27 BENGALURU: Bharani Dharanidharan (25) hails from Namakkal in rural Tamil Nadu. Last year, after finishing his engineering degree from Anna University, he was freelancing — making Rs 5-6 lakh a year. Cut to 2019: Dharanidharan works for a US-based startup …
  • Alumni give back to their school 16 Jun 2019 17:14 Efforts by alumni of Government Higher Secondary School at Pasur in Kodumudi Union has started to yield results as induction of two vans to transport students to the school at free of cost has helped in admitting 100 students so far in the academic year. …
  • Periyar University result 2019: How to check UG, PG April exam result at periyaruniversity.ac.in 15 Jun 2019 08:50 Periyar University UG, PG Results April 2019: Candidates can download result from the official website – periyaruniversity.ac.in Periyar University UG, PG Results April 2019: The Periyar University will be releasing the result for UG and PG examination …
  • Woman booked for social media harassment 13 Jun 2019 06:46 Express News Service CHENNAI: A 38-year old woman was remanded on Wednesday after she was booked under the POCSO Act for allegedly harassing a minor girl on social media, in 2018. According to the special public prosecutor, L Srilekha of the District …
  • A brush with letters 12 Jun 2019 11:11 “My first commission came when my colleague asked me to design a wedding invitation. When that was well received, it seemed to me that the universe was telling me that this is what I was meant to do.” The joy in Vidya Kumaresan’s voice is palpable as is …
  • Tamil Nadu MBBS admission 2019: Where to apply 10 Jun 2019 11:45 CHENNAI: The Directorate of Medical Education has called for online registration of application for admissions into MBBS and BDS courses in state quota in government colleges and self-financing medical colleges affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Dr M G R Medical …
  • Merit list for State, management quota seats in Tamil Nadu medical colleges to be released on July 2 07 Jun 2019 08:29 The merit list for State and management quota seats in government and self-financing medical and dental colleges will be released on July 2, the Directorate Of Medical Education has announced. Counselling will tentatively be held from July 5 to 12 for …
  • ‘No disability should stop you from chasing your dreams’ 07 Jun 2019 02:05 By Express News Service CHENNAI : KK Karvanna Prabu, who secured fifth rank under the male physically-challenged category in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) undergraduate examination, strongly believes that disability should not stop …
  • Hydro electric project at Puliancholai slated for commissioning by April 2021 03 Jun 2019 03:24 The Kollimalai Hydro Electric Project (1x 20 MW) that involves linking of a tunnel from the hills in Namakkal district to Puliancholai in Tiruchi is scheduled for completion by the end of next year, according to sources. The works on power tunnel …
  • AMMA service in 22 more districts by July end 01 Jun 2019 02:09 Express News Service CHENNAI: The Animal Medical Mobile Ambulance (AMMA) service launched in 2016 by the then Chief Minister, J Jayalalithaa, would be extended to 22 more districts including Chennai, by the end of July. The project, currently operational …
  • SRM founder to give 300 free seats to EWS students 31 May 2019 02:25 By Express News Service TIRUCHY: Making good on a poll promise, Perambalur MP TR Parivendar has announced 300 students belonging to economically weaker sections in his constituency would be given free education at his SRM group of institutions from this …
  • Kerala and Tamil Nadu Lok Sabha Results 2019: Full Winners List 26 May 2019 05:56 Image Source : PTI Rahul Gandhi has grabbed a seat from Wayanad, Kerala The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Thursday set to retain power for another five years after making a sweep of the Lok Sabha battle and …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • Tamil Nadu Election Results 2019: Seats, Candidates, Check Result Here 23 May 2019 04:22 Tamil Nadu Election Results: There are 39 parliamentary seats in the state. New Delhi: Tamil Nadu voted in the second phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2019 on April 18. There are 39 seats in the state with prime parties being All India Anna Dravida Munnetra …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • 1,263 school buses, vans fail ‘fitness’ test across TN 23 May 2019 01:41 Express News Service CHENNAI: As many as 1,263 school buses and vans failed in the fitness examination in a joint inspection in 25 districts across the State. This includes 228 vehicles in Chennai district.  According to Transport commissioner C …
  • Tiruchy: Not mother, stepfather beat girl to death 22 May 2019 02:13 By Express News Service TIRUCHY: Probe into the death of a six-year-old girl took a dramatic turn on Tuesday with her mother revealing to police that it was her husband who had beaten her to death because she did not show interest in taking up sports. The …
  • Biodegradable plates make a splash 21 May 2019 12:46   Dinner plates and sweet bowls of various sizes are lined up, ready for collection at the entrance of J Santhosh Mary’s home in the village of Valadi, 18 km from Tiruchi. A large number of them will be picked up by caterers in the neighbouring towns and …
  • Shocking: Thrashed and made to stand in hot sun by mom, girl dies 21 May 2019 05:16 By Express News Service TIRUCHY: In a shocking case, a 6-year-old girl died after she was allegedly made to stand in the searing sun for hours as punishment by her mother for being mischievous. The child’s parents have been taken into custody for inquiry.  …
  • Mother beats child to death 20 May 2019 16:44 A five-year-old girl died after being allegedly beaten up by her mother at their house at Kattuputhur in Tiruchi district on Monday. The girl succumbed to injuries at the Salem Government Hospital where she was referred to from Namakkal Government Hospital …
  • No kidding, greed keeps this racket going 19 May 2019 02:20 On April 25, an audio clip of a conversation on procuring babies for illegal adoption by childless couples went viral on social media. An inquiry by Namakkal police into the conversation, which sounded like one between a prospective buyer and a broker, …
  • Baby sale case in Namakkal: Police arrest Bengaluru woman 18 May 2019 20:55 Namakkal: In yet another shocking turn to the investigations into the recent baby sale case centred around a Rasipuram-based retired government nurse, Amudha aka Amuthavalli, the Tamil Nadu CB-CID police who took over the investigations, on Saturday …
  • Just 60 percent students pass in 31 private engineering colleges 17 May 2019 02:20 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Only 31 private engineering colleges, out of 481 colleges affiliated to Anna University, have managed to score a pass percentage of 60% in the examinations held in November 2018. What is more surprising that as many as 84 …
  • Showers predicted during weekend, relief from heat expected 11 May 2019 11:49 Many parts of Tamil Nadu reeling under heatwave-like conditions may get a respite this weekend. The Meteorological Department expects some parts of the State to receive light to moderate showers on May 12. Light to moderate showers may occur in parts of …
  • Baby-selling racket: CB-CID Probe reveals sale of 30 newborns 11 May 2019 03:47 Chennai, May 10 (PTI) The CB-CID wing of Tamil Nadu police probing a baby-selling racket in Namakkal said Friday buyers as well as middlemen would be brought under the probe ambit, even as the investigation revealed sale of 30 newborns. “Following the …
  • Adoption racket: Three taken into custody 08 May 2019 01:36 By Express News Service NAMAKKAL: CB-CID, on Tuesday, took into custody the three suspects arrested in connection with the child adoption racket case. Led by DSP Krishnan, the CB-CID officials moved the district court on Tuesday and sought the custody of …
  • IndianOil’s R&D Centre crosses milestone of 1,000 patent filings 06 May 2019 10:41 With the commissioning of the INDMAX Unit at its Paradip Refinery using technology developed in-house, IndianOil achieved global recognition as a technology-provider. The 4.17 million metric tonnes per annum unit is designed to produce 44% LPG, the highest …
  • Namakkal child adoption racket: Baby ‘products’ 05 May 2019 01:39 Express News Service NAMAKKAL: The Namakkal child adoption racket that recently came to light has revealed how lapses in health and registration services could be exploited by unscrupulous individuals. It has also shown how brokers were able to target …
  • NEET: Over 1 lakh students in 560 exam centres across TN 04 May 2019 10:32 One lakh and four thousand-odd medical aspirants in Tamilnadu will be writing the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) on Sunday which is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA). A total of 560 exam centres have been allotted in the State …
  • Rasipuram farmer commits suicide in Tiruchy 04 May 2019 00:40 Namakkal: In yet another tragedy that echoed a familiar script of finance firm pressuring a farmer and abusing him for skipping an EMI payment for a loan taken, a farmer from near Rasipuram in Namakkal district committed suicide by consuming poison when he …
  • AIRing earthy flavours 02 May 2019 19:50 Information is a click away and there is no dearth of entertainment channels. Amidst all this onslaught, All India Radio is holding its own, staying vibrant and relevant. The two-part article that appeared in this supplement on November 9 and 16, 2018, was …
  • CB-CID to probe child trafficking cases 30 Apr 2019 03:47 Director General of Police T.K. Rajendran on Monday issued orders to the Crime Branch Central Investigation Department (CB CID) to probe child trafficking cases in Government Hospital, Rasipuram and Kolli hills hamlets in Namakkal district. A recorded …
  • Selection for admission to sports hostels to be held from May 8 28 Apr 2019 13:12 District-level selection for admission to sports hostels at various places in the State will be held from May 8 to May 10. The selected students will be admitted to Classes 7 to 11 at the sports hostel where they will be trained on various sports and games …
  • Erode nurse among three held in adoption racket case 28 Apr 2019 01:38 Express News Service NAMAKKAL: A couple of days after an audio clip exposing a major adoption racket went viral on social media, three persons, including a nurse from Erode district, were arrested for allegedly acting as brokers, here on Saturday.  …
  • Three more arrested in Namakkal baby sale case 27 Apr 2019 21:39 Namakkal: The alleged racket in buying and selling of babies centred around a retired Rasipuram-based government nursing assistant in Namakkal district, appears to be getting wider with the police arresting three more 'sub-brokers' suspected to be …
  • 'Fair skinned, Amul baby will cost Rs 4 lakh,' says TN nurse running baby sale racket 26 Apr 2019 16:58 (Representational image)Creative Commons A Tamil Nadu woman was arrested after it was found that she used to sell newborn children.  Amudha, a retired nurse, was arrested by Namakkal police some days ago. In disturbing detail, it has emerged that the woman …
  • TN health secretary orders probe after audio clip of nurse boasting of ‘selling newborns’ goes viral 26 Apr 2019 06:16 Police have acknowledged that many gangs in the locality have been actively carrying out this business. (Representational Image) A day after an audio clip surfaced on social media of a retired nurse striking a deal with a potential customer to sell newborn …
  • Namakkal raids: I-T sleuths seize unaccounted cash worth Rs 14.54cr 13 Apr 2019 07:53 [India], April 13 (ANI): Income Tax department officials have seized unaccounted cash worth Rs 14.54 crore from the premises of PSK Engineering Construction and Co in Namakkal district. Out of the amount seized, a major portion (Rs 13.80 crore) was seized …
  • I-T raids at Namakkal-based construction firm 12 Apr 2019 09:38 [India], April 12 (ANI): The Income Tax department on Friday carried out raids at the premises of PSK Engineering Construction and Co in Namakkal district. Officials from the IT department had received information about the presence of unaccounted cash, …
  • Namakkal Anjaneyar temple: priest in critical condition after falling from elevated platform 28 Jan 2019 16:42 A priest suffered head injuries after he fell down from a 11-feet elevated platform while performing puja to the famous 18-feet high Lord Hanuman shrine in Namakkal, officials said on Monday. The 53-year-old priest, Venkatesh lost his balance and fell from …
  • Thirumanimuthaaru river froths in Salem, Namakkal due to toxic inflows 09 Oct 2018 22:20 Salem/ Namakkal: In what looks a replica of toxic foams in Bengaluru lakes, a similar environmental hazard has scared local residents and farmers living close to the Thirumanimuthaaru river in Salem and Namakkal districts as the water body heavily …
  • Namakkal: School girl commits suicide by jumping into Cauvery river 09 Oct 2018 22:20 Namakkal: In a terrible tragedy, a 16-year-old Plus-one class girl student committed suicide by jumping into the Cauvery river in full flow near Pallipalayam in Namakkal district, apparently depressed over her parents chiding her for ignoring her studies.  …
  • Hatching gains: Namakkal poultry units on expansion spree 08 Jun 2018 17:24 Tamil Nadu’s Namakkal is famous for its eggs, and this year, after a gap of eight years, poultry farmers are on an expansion spree, investing as much as ₹600 crore. The farmers — especially those in Namakkal and adjoining places such as Erode, Rasipuram …
  • Five sentenced to life term in rape case in Namakkal 06 Jun 2018 02:44 Namakkal: The Namakkal district Mahila court on Tuesday convicted and sentenced five persons to life term for allegedly sexually assaulting a young woman under the cover of darkness three years ago near Namagiripettai. The Mahila court judge, Mr. P Elango, …
  • NEET heat sparks dry spell in enrolment at Tamil Nadu's Namakkal schools 17 May 2018 02:05 Express News Service NAMAKKAL: Following the implementation of National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for medical courses, the enrolment of students in matriculation schools in Namakkal district – once famous for preparing students to score high marks in …
  • Namakkal farmers urge district admn to undertake water audit 14 May 2018 01:49 Express News Service NAMAKKAL: With Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Saturday announcing that Mettur dam cannot be opened for irrigation on June 12, and delta farmers worried over the prospects of Kuruvai, the farmers in Namakkal have urged the …
  • Tamil Nadu man in coma for 2 years in Gulf brought homeA man from Namakkal, who has been in a coma for more than two years, finally got compensation from an insurance company. The Indian embassy persuaded Udaiyar’s employer to file a case against an… 19 Jul 2017 04:48 CHENNAI: The intervention of the Indian embassy in Abu Dhabi has helped the family of a man from Namakkal, who has been in a coma for more than two years, gain compensation. Chithiravel Vinaitheertha Udaiyar, 37, was flown to the city on Tuesday from Abu …
  • Scary video of hanging bridge pillar in Namakkal goes viral; triggers official action 26 Jun 2017 03:21 One of the damaged pillars of the Solasiramani barrage-cum-bridge, which has been propped up by sand bags, in Namakkal district; and (below) the pillar with damaged base due to soil erosion before repair work began | Express NAMAKKAL: A video on social …
  • Brazil gives Namakkal egg a run for money 09 Jun 2017 03:11 Image for representational purpose only. NAMAKKAL: Egg export from Namakkal district is on a downward spiral, thanks to the tough competition put up by Brazil. But that has not hit the business due to the high demand from domestic markets. Namakkal …
  • After dropping ranking system, schools in Namakkal take NEET turn 21 May 2017 02:13 NAMAKKAL: Known for producing eggs and churning out eggheads, Namakkal is, so to say, the rank capital of the State. Now that the ranking system in the SSLC and HSC board examinations has been abolished, private schools, which set into motion the city’s …
  • Namakkal contractor on I-T radar found dead 09 May 2017 05:03 A civil contractor in Namakkal, whose premises were among those searched by Income Tax sleuths during the crackdown on State Health Minister C. Vijaya Baskar last month, died at Sevutranganpatti in Mohanur on Monday. He was found unconscious in his farm …
  • Tamil Nadu's Namakkal mired in slump due to year-round water shortage 07 May 2017 00:36 NAMAKKAL: Faced with acute year-round water shortage in the rain shadow region of the Western Ghats, agriculture was never really a viable option in Namakkal. When the first few tentative entrepreneurs struck gold with their small-scale poultry farms, it …
  • Namakkal resident reunited with son 05 Feb 2017 20:22 Tears of joy streamed down Namakkal resident Santhi’s face when she laid eyes on her son after more than three years. A resident of the city Corporation’s beggar rehabilitation centre Sakshatkaram, Santhi had been looking forward to meeting her elder son …
  • Slump in biz, not cash crunch, hits Namakkal truckers hard 10 Jan 2017 18:27 Chennai, January 10:   Truckers in Namakkal region, the trucking hub of Tamil Nadu, have migrated to online transactions following demonetisation. “We have adjusted to the change quickly,” said M Thangavelu, who owns two trucks. He regularly moves goods …
  • Light rain, pleasant evenings in store for a few more days 15 Sep 2019 21:36 The sunny weather in the morning turned pleasant towards evening in some parts of the city as they received mild showers. Royapettah, Kamarajar Salai, Anna Salai, Chintadripet, Adyar and R.A. Puram saw light rain in the evening. Officials of the …
  • Atrocities against Dalits: Monitoring remains infrequent, finds SASY in RTI queries 09 Sep 2019 06:13 Express News Service NEW DELHI: The monitoring of prevention of atrocities against Dalits remains infrequent with less number of district level vigilance and monitoring committee meetings held in districts of Tamil Nadu, according to information received …
  • lllegal sale of gutka busted in Karur, 4 held 06 Sep 2019 03:21 Express News Service KARUR: Karur Town Police on Thursday seized around 1.5 tons of gutka from a godown and arrested four persons in connection to it. Based on a tip-off, the police along with CB-CID officials conducted raid at the godown. They found that …
  • MilkLane forays into cattle feed business 04 Sep 2019 20:48 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India] Sept 04 (ANI/NewsVoir): MilkLane, a Bengaluru based dairy start-up incubated by Pioneering Ventures, forays into cattle feed business with the launch of a new brand with two variants called 'Aayush Max and Aayush Rich…
  • Construction tech startup Katerra to ramp up India biz 03 Sep 2019 19:19 BENGALURU : SoftBank-funded construction technology startup Katerra Inc. plans to ramp up operations in India, eyeing opportunities in the commercial office, retail and hospitality sectors. The US-based company thrives on construction technologies that are …
  • Man, son from TN robbed in Delhi 27 Aug 2019 17:43 New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) A 49-year-old man and his son from Tamil Nadu were robbed of their money and other valuables allegedly by eight people in Nuh district of Haryana, the police said on Tuesday. According to the FIR, registered at the IGI Airport …
  • Tamil Nadu terror threat: Checks continue for second day at Dharmapuri-Krishnagiri border 24 Aug 2019 23:31 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: There was no let up in security measures with the forces creating a watertight cordon on the Dharmapuri-Krishnagiri border following an intelligence alert on the infiltration of Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists into Tamil Nadu …
  • Amazon To Buy 49% Stake In India's Future Coupons 23 Aug 2019 09:48 Amazon agreed to buy a 49% stake in Future Coupons Limited, India's Future Retail said in a regulatory filing. The companies did not disclose the value of the deal. As part of the deal, Amazon has been granted a call option, which allows Amazon to …
  • Amazon expands delivery network in Tamil Nadu 22 Aug 2019 12:15 Amazon.in, on Thursday, launched its largest delivery station in Tamil Nadu. The new station in Chennai will enable Amazon to strengthen its last-mile delivery network and ensure faster deliveries across the city. The company announced that it will expand …
  • Amazon eyes expansion, launches largest delivery station in Tamil Nadu 22 Aug 2019 11:49 E-commerce major Amazon has launched a 24,000 square feet delivery station in Chennai, the largest such facility for the company in Tamil Nadu. It will help Amazon Logistics to improve its last mile delivery capabilities in the state. "The company has …
  • Amazon launches largest delivery station in Tamil Nadu 22 Aug 2019 10:18 Chennai, Aug 22 (IANS) E-commerce giant Amazon which has doubled its last mile delivery network in Tamil Nadu on Thursday announced the launch of its largest “delivery station” in the state. Located in Chennai, the new station will enable Amazon to …
  • Rains likely in north Tamil Nadu, Puducherry for next two days: Met 20 Aug 2019 23:25 By PTI CHENNAI: The city and its surroundings witnessed mild overnight rains on Tuesday even as the weather office forecast more spells during the next two days due to a "wind confluence." Earlier, sharp, intermittent showers had lashed the city …
  • Rain fury kills 22 in Himachal Pradesh, Delhi on flood alert | 10 Points 19 Aug 2019 09:33 Rain fury hits India/PTI image Heavy rains are continuing unabated in several states across the country. These include Himachal Pradesh, Maharashtra, Uttarakhand, Kerala, Karnataka, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Andhra Pradesh. Meanwhile, a flood alert was …
  • Mob damages government property in Krishnagiri 18 Aug 2019 21:10 KRISHNAGIRI: Angry mob damaged government property following the death of a farmer at Ayyur in Denkannikottai taluk in Krishnagiri district on Saturday. However, the relatives of the deceased victim have said that the violence was triggered by outsiders …
  • CM grants Rs 10 lakh aid to kin of TASMAC employee 17 Aug 2019 02:23 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Friday granted financial assistance of Rs 10 lakh to the family of M Raja, salesman of the TASMAC shop on Aavalnatham Koottu Road near Nedusalai village in Krishnagiri district.  …
  • One-day State-wide protest to highlight concerns 17 Aug 2019 02:23 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI/TIRUPUR: Two days after a TASMAC staff was hacked to death amidst a robbery, members of TASMAC Employees Association shut down all outlets to stage a one-day protest across the State. Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri too …
  • Vellore trifurcated: How Tirupattur, Ranipet make Tamil Nadu’s list of districts even longer 15 Aug 2019 10:11 Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami gestures as he reviews the parade during the 73rd Independence Day celebrations at Fort St. George in Chennai, Thursday, August 15, 2019. (PTI Photo/R Senthil Kumar) Since January this year, the AIADMK- …
  • Flood warning issued for downstream areas of Cauvery as Mettur level rises 14 Aug 2019 02:11 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Central Water Commission on Tuesday issued a advisory flood warning in downstream areas along Cauvery in Tamil Nadu, as Mettur dam is fast filling up due to heavy rain in Karnataka. The rainfall in Cauvery catchment area …
  • Palaniswami to open sluice gates of Mettur dam today 13 Aug 2019 02:23 In view of the heavy rain in the catchment area of the Cauvery basin, the Tamil Nadu government is set to open the gates of the Mettur dam for irrigation on August 13. Presently, the dam holds 62 tmc ft of water. Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami will …
  • CM to open Mettur dam tomorrow 12 Aug 2019 16:06 Here goes the big and good news for farmers in delta districts. Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today announced opening of the sluice gates of the Mettur dam tomorrow. Palaniswami will leave Chennai tonight by flight to Coimbatore. He will …
  • Katerra to set up $100 million manufacturing plant in Hyderabad 08 Aug 2019 06:04 ET Bureau| Aug 08, 2019, 10.43 AM IST AFP Some of its current customers include Infosys, Embassy, Bosch, Indira Canteen, KMCH Hospitals, GEMS Schools and Vaishnavi Builders, among others. (Representative image) Hyderabad: Silicon Valley-headquartered …
  • Katerra sets up second plant in India at Rs 700 cr 07 Aug 2019 15:57 US-based design and technology construction company Katerra is setting up an integrated manufacturing plant at Shadnagar near here with an investment of ₹700 crore. “The factory will manufacture 8 million sq ft of prefabricated building components and …
  • Mafia concocts ‘aged’ brew in Salem 03 Aug 2019 03:02 Express News Service SALEM: Septuagenarian S Alamelu seemed like any other elderly woman living next door. That was until Thursday when sleuths of the Magudanchavadi police swooped down on her place at Mottur near Elampillai and arrested her for allegedly …
  • Cauvery panel orders Karnataka to release water to Tamil Nadu for 5 more days 02 Aug 2019 14:15 In picture: Krishna Raja Sagara Dam built on Cauvery river.IANS File Photo [Representational Image] The Cauvery Water Regulation Committee (CWRC) has asked the Karnataka government to release Cauvery water to Tamil Nadu for the next five days.  The …
  • 16-year-old killed by classmate at a residential school in Kodaikanal 31 Jul 2019 11:03 IANS A 16-year-old student at a residential school in Kodaikanal was killed by his classmate after a quarrel on Monday night. The victim, identified as S Kapil Raghavendra, was a student of Class 10 at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan's Gandhi Vidhyashram. He …
  • Boy killed by classmate in Kodaikanal residential school 31 Jul 2019 07:19 A Class X student of a private residential school in Kodaikanal was allegedly killed by his classmate on Monday night following a quarrel over some petty issue. The victim, aged 16, hailed from Hosur in Krishnagiri district. The police said the suspect …
  • Tamil Nadu Class 10 Boy Stabbed To Death With Scissors By Classmate: Cops 31 Jul 2019 07:17 The accused, identified as Shree Harrish, is also 16 years old and has been arrested for murder Chennai: In a shocking incident at a residential school in the hill town of Kodaikanal in Dindigul district of Tamil Nadu, a 16-year-old boy was murdered …
  • Rescued bonded labourers lead anti-trafficking rally 31 Jul 2019 02:46 By Express News Service BENGALURU: Mahadesh (23) from Krishnagiri lost his childhood and teenage years having seen nothing more than the insides of a rock quarry in Jigani, Anekal taluk since he was six months old. Deprived of education, freedom and good …
  • 10th standard student killed by classmate in TN 30 Jul 2019 13:22 Chennai, July 30 (IANS) In a shocking incident, a Class 10 boy was murdered allegedly by his classmate at Kodaikanal in Dindigul district of Tamil Nadu, the police said on Tuesday. On Monday, the deceased — Kapil Raghavendra — had a tiff with his classmate …
  • Cycle Expedition as part of “Year of Next of Kin” flagged off 30 Jul 2019 10:48 Hyderabad: The Indian Army is commemorating this year as the ‘Year of Next of Kin’ and plans to reach out to the next of kin of battle casualties and physical casualties to inform them of entitled financial benefits, welfare schemes and help in resolving …
  • DVAC sleuths raid DSP’s house in Kovai 25 Jul 2019 21:49 COIMBATORE: In an unfortunate development, sleuths of the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) raided the house of a DSP here on Thursday in connection with a bribe complaint lodged by an alleged 'Ganja' dealer. According to source, …
  • Cauvery water from KRS flows into Biligundlu 23 Jul 2019 04:45 With Karnataka having begun releasing Cauvery water from the Krishnaraja Sagar reservoir, the inflow, as recorded at the gauging site in Biligundlu on the Tamil Nadu-Karnataka border in Krishnagiri district, has been on the rise since Monday morning. On …
  • Govt promises welfare board for scribes, awards for Tamil savants 19 Jul 2019 02:09 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Information Minister Kadambur Raju on Thursday promised a welfare board for journalists based on a report from a four-member committee to be headed by State Finance Secretary S Krishnan. Intervening during the speech of DMK …
  • Scenic encounters, tranquil waters: Here's where to head for a weekend getaway this monsoon 18 Jul 2019 06:44 FROM AHMEDABAD & MUMBAI: AMBOLI Situated on the southern ranges of the Sahyadris at a height of 2,265 ft, this sylvan precinct is the last mountain resort along the western coast before the Sahyadris give way to beaches. With gently rolling knolls and …
  • Tamil Nadu police rescue baby sold for Rs 25,000 from Karnataka 18 Jul 2019 02:40 Express News Service KRISHNAGIRI: An investigation into the alleged incident of baby selling revealed a murky tale of illicit affairs, and took the officials on a rescue mission spanning three states and two days. The 14-month-old boy was rescued from …
  • Man, 30, Injured After His Cell Phone Explodes While Speaking 15 Jul 2019 16:26 The man managed to bring the bike to a halt before losing consciousness. (Representational) Krishnagiri, Tamil Nadu: A 30-year-old man was seriously injured after his mobile phone exploded when he was speaking to a relative while riding a bike, the police …
  • Tamil Nadu government begins Copra procurement at hiked rates under Price Support Scheme 14 Jul 2019 09:34 By PTI CHENNAI: The Tamil Nadu government has begun procurement of 50,000 tonnes of copra from farmers at an enhanced rate under the Price Support Scheme for the 2019 season following approval from the Centre. The procurement drive, which will benefit …
  • CM allows DMK MLA to finish speech, Oppn lauds magnanimity 04 Jul 2019 03:17 By Express News Service CHENNAI: In a rare gesture, principal opposition party DMK lauded Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami in the Assembly on Wednesday for being magnanimous in allowing the opposition members to finish their speeches unlike other …
  • Tamil Nadu woman finds missing husband in TikTok video after 3 years 04 Jul 2019 02:21 TikTokTwitter In what seems to be a very curious case, a man from Tamil Nadu who was missing for nearly three years was spotted by his relatives on a 'TikTok' video and was rejoined with his family. The incident took place at Villupuram of the …
  • Man had Run Away From Home 3 Years Ago. TikTok Helped Wife Find Him 03 Jul 2019 19:47 Chennai: You do not actually need a tattoo on your left hand to match with a missing family member who was lost in Kumbh Mela years ago. In the digital era, even Chinese short video-messaging app TikTok can help you reunite with your lost hubby. In an …
  • TikTok reunites Tamil Nadu woman with missing husband 03 Jul 2019 15:35 Chennai, July 3 (IANS) You do not actually need a tattoo on your left hand to match with a missing family member who was lost in Kumbh Mela years ago. In the digital era, even Chinese short video-messaging app TikTok can help you reunite with your lost …
  • mid-day turns 40- 40 years of the city's changing face - mumbai guide 29 Jun 2019 21:52 It is hard to keep up with Mumbai's transformation that seems to happen by the minute. Here's a look at four decades of some it's significant and memorable turning points. The great strikes It was one of the seminal events that still continues …
  • CM declares open fishing harbours, milk parlour 26 Jun 2019 03:11 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Monday declared open a fishing harbour at Thengaipattinam built at a cost of `97 crore, modernised fishing harbour at Mallipattinam in Thanjavur district (Rs 60 crore), fish landing …
  • Prasath bowls Namakkal to big win in TN Cricket Association inter-district U-14 meet 20 Jun 2019 06:23 By Express News Service CHENNAI: RV Hari Prasath’s 5/36 propelled Namakkal to beat Virudhunagar by an innings and 160 runs in the quarterfinals of the TNCA inter-district U-14 meet on Wednesday. Brief scores: Quarterfinals: Krishnagiri 170 in 83.3 …
  • Periyar University result 2019: How to check UG, PG April exam result at periyaruniversity.ac.in 15 Jun 2019 08:50 Periyar University UG, PG Results April 2019: Candidates can download result from the official website – periyaruniversity.ac.in Periyar University UG, PG Results April 2019: The Periyar University will be releasing the result for UG and PG examination …
  • Bengaluru: Man held for stepbrother’s murder 11 Jun 2019 03:07 By Express News Service BENGALURU: The Anekal police have solved a murder case and arrested a man and his friend for the murder of his stepbrother. The deceased is Padmanabha (27), a resident of Girijashankar Layout in Anekal. The accused are Govardhan, …
  • 3 of family including 2 kids killed in Krishnagiri road mishap 10 Jun 2019 20:36 Krishnagiri: Three persons including two minor children of a family were killed on the spot in a multiple vehicles collision involving a truck and two-state owned TNSTC buses in wee hours of Monday in Krishnagiri district. Police said a Tamil Nadu State …
  • Tamil Nadu MBBS admission 2019: Where to apply 10 Jun 2019 11:45 CHENNAI: The Directorate of Medical Education has called for online registration of application for admissions into MBBS and BDS courses in state quota in government colleges and self-financing medical colleges affiliated to the Tamil Nadu Dr M G R Medical …
  • Three killed in accident Krishnagiri-Hosur highway 10 Jun 2019 08:07 Three persons, including a child, were killed and 15 injured after a Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation bus hit passengers crossing the Krishnagiri-Hosur highway early on Monday. The front wheel of a Krishnagiri-bound STC bus from Hosur burst as it was …
  • Water crisis: Southern Railway brings water in trains 10 Jun 2019 01:54 Express News Service CHENNAI: With the city and surrounding districts facing an acute water crisis, the Southern Railway has started transporting water by trains to meet its operational needs, including for the consumption of passengers.  On Sunday, 4.5 …
  • Former Tamil Nadu Ranji cricketer Prabhakar Rao passes away 10 Jun 2019 01:54 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Former Tamil Nadu Ranji cricketer U Prabhakar Rao (84) passed away on Sunday. Rao was an outstanding cricketer who narrowly missed out playing for the country. He occupied various positions in TNCA. He held the posts of …
  • Merit list for State, management quota seats in Tamil Nadu medical colleges to be released on July 2 07 Jun 2019 08:29 The merit list for State and management quota seats in government and self-financing medical and dental colleges will be released on July 2, the Directorate Of Medical Education has announced. Counselling will tentatively be held from July 5 to 12 for …
  • Praveen’s six-wicket haul helps Kancheepuram win 05 Jun 2019 06:00 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Riding on S Ricky Praveen’s 6 for 29, Kancheepuram defeated Coimbatore by 12 runs in the TNCA inter-district U-19 tournament. Brief scores: Kancheepuram 154 in 48.2 ovs (R Yash 31, Pranav Kumar 35, Aditya Kumar Gaurav 3…
  • Seven months, 300 km and a few knocks later, giant statue reaches Karnataka temple 03 Jun 2019 22:10 The unfinished monolith statue of Vishwaroopam has been travelling on a vehicle with 240 wheels for seven months to cover some 300 km. (Express photo by Meghana Sastry) Faith can move mountains — but it might take seven months to cover 300-odd km, and also …
  • Chennai-Salem 8-lane highway: SC refuses interim stay on Madras HC’s order blocking land acquisition 03 Jun 2019 16:34 The land acquisition notification was alleged to have been issued despite environmental clearances, forest clearances, and final approval by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) remained pending. The Supreme Court Monday refused to grant an …
  • Fall in yield of mango variety hits pulp industry 31 May 2019 18:24 For the pulp industry that hinges largely on Totapuri variety of mangoes for its domestic and export market, this mango season will be tough going. For one, the fall in the yield of Totapuri variety in Krishnagiri, the largest mango growing region in the …
  • Repair works in KRP dam canals a concern for farmers 30 May 2019 18:18 With monsoon just around the corner, repair works are being carried out in the KRP dam’s two main canals, raising concern among farmers of a possible delay in feeding the tanks as and when the inflow into KRP dam increases. The Krishnagiri reservoir’s Left …
  • GMR Infrastructure takes Rs 2,212 crore impairment on two power plants 30 May 2019 15:47 GMR Infrastructure has taken an impairment of Rs 2,212 crore for its Rajahmundry and Chhattisgarh power plants resulting in the company posting a loss of Rs 2,353 crore for the quarter ending March 31, 2019, and Rs 3,466 crore for the full 2018-19. All …
  • Tulsi, Yeoor watering holes most popular; rare animals spotted 29 May 2019 18:00 The most number of animals were spotted in Tulsi and Yeoor areas of the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP) between May 18 and 19 during the annual water hole census. Wildlife enthusiasts spent the two days observing and counting wildlife species that …
  • Trouble brews for coffee growers 28 May 2019 19:44 Spotty summer showers will drastically pull down this year’s coffee bean output to almost half of a normal year’s yield, according to the Coffee Board as well as planters. The dip will hit the domestic coffee industry for the second successive coffee year. …
  • Here's why Chhattisgarh CM must brush up his knowledge of country's history 28 May 2019 16:48 Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel must brush up his knowledge of the country's history and must not open his mouth until he had done that, advised former chief minister Raman Singh. Singh's retort came after Baghel said while the Rashtriya …
  • Krishnagiri: Engineer-groom hospitalised after tiff with fiancée 28 May 2019 10:14 Krishnagiri: An engineer-bridegroom was allegedly drugged and brutally beaten up by his fiancée, a college girl. The attack took place a day after their engagement. Police said that C.Saravana (27), an engineering graduate and working in a private firm was …
  • CWC strike rate 4/18, many last fought elections decades ago 27 May 2019 23:56 Congress leaders Rahul Gandhi and Sonia Gandhi at Shantivan in New Delhi on Monday. (Express photo/Anil Sharma) OF THE 18 Congress Working Committee (CWC) members who contested the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, only four won their seats, including party …
  • Kerala and Tamil Nadu Lok Sabha Results 2019: Full Winners List 26 May 2019 05:56 Image Source : PTI Rahul Gandhi has grabbed a seat from Wayanad, Kerala The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Thursday set to retain power for another five years after making a sweep of the Lok Sabha battle and …
  • 52 Congress MLAs come from 18 states, UTs 26 May 2019 03:34 N0ew Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Who are the 52 candidates of the Congress who won despite the Narendra Modi wave in the just-concluded Lok Sabha elections? Congress had fielded 421 candidates across the country but only 52 of them got elected from 18 states and …
  • Small parties’ appeal hits urban-rural divide 25 May 2019 03:03 Staking a claim to being the viable alternative to Dravidian parties, three political parties — the Naam Tamilar Katchi, the Makkal Needhi Maiam and the Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam — have garnered around 12.8% of the total votes in the recent Lok Sabha …
  • Why BJP and AIADMK got swept away in TN 24 May 2019 08:42 The DMK combine has won 37 of the 38 LS constituencies that went to polls in Tamil Nadu, and bagged 13 of the 22 assembly bypolls. What swept away the AIADMK-BJP alliance in the southern state was not dravidian ideology but job loss and graft bias, says N …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • Tamil Nadu Election Results 2019: Seats, Candidates, Check Result Here 23 May 2019 04:22 Tamil Nadu Election Results: There are 39 parliamentary seats in the state. New Delhi: Tamil Nadu voted in the second phase of Lok Sabha Elections 2019 on April 18. There are 39 seats in the state with prime parties being All India Anna Dravida Munnetra …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • Water wars may turn into bitter faction feuds 22 May 2019 06:58 By Express News Service KURNOOL: Almost all interior pockets of the district, especially in Kurnool and Adoni revenue divisions, are struggling to get potable water. The water battles are virtually turning into prestige issues. The people are even fearing …
  • Deve Gowda dismisses exit poll findings 21 May 2019 03:39 Former Prime Minister, H.D.Deve Gowda, on Monday brushed aside the exit poll predictions of a Modi wave. In a brief interaction with reporters at Mannargudi where he, along with his son and Karnataka Public Works Minister H.D.Revanna, offered prayers at …
  • Effort to transport monolith alters river courses in Tami Nadu 18 May 2019 22:49 The steady rumble of the earth mover competed with the sound of the gushing Thenpennai river. The machine ploughed through the riverbed, scooping out mounds of mud on to a ramp 100 feet long, 25 feet wide and 20 feet high being constructed across the river …
  • 11-year-old gets entangled in a saree, dies 18 May 2019 19:27 An 11-year-old girl died in a freak mishap after she got entangled in a saree while playing at a relative’s house in Ayanavaram. According to the police, the incident happened on Friday at her uncle’s house in Railway Colony on Pilkington Road, Ayanavaram. …
  • Showers predicted during weekend, relief from heat expected 11 May 2019 11:49 Many parts of Tamil Nadu reeling under heatwave-like conditions may get a respite this weekend. The Meteorological Department expects some parts of the State to receive light to moderate showers on May 12. Light to moderate showers may occur in parts of …
  • Bus catches fire, driver saves 30 passengers in Krishnagiri district 10 May 2019 07:25
  • Sea breeze to city’s rescue 07 May 2019 04:12 The Meteorological Department has issued a warning that a heat wave will prevail in interior parts of the State till Wednesday, advising people not to expose themselves to direct sunlight during the day to prevent heat strokes. The mercury level soared to …
  • Newborn abducted from Pollachi government hospital 06 May 2019 01:45 By Express News Service COIMBATORE: An unidentified woman has been accused of abducting a five-day-old baby born to a tribal woman at the government Pollachi hospital, on Sunday. CCTV cameras in the hospital show a woman carrying the baby away. Coimbatore …
  • Pizhai imparts larger message to children 29 Apr 2019 19:19 Tamil audiences always lap up well made movies on children like Kakka Muttai, Pasanga series and Goli Soda. Now, director Rajvel Krishnaa is filming another movie on kids titled Pizhai. Veterans Charle whom we saw recently in an alluring role in Vellai …
  • Selection for admission to sports hostels to be held from May 8 28 Apr 2019 13:12 District-level selection for admission to sports hostels at various places in the State will be held from May 8 to May 10. The selected students will be admitted to Classes 7 to 11 at the sports hostel where they will be trained on various sports and games …
  • Jawa Hands Over Rs 1.49 Crore To Armed Forces Flag Day Fund 26 Apr 2019 13:29 13 bikes from the first batch were auctioned. Classic Legends has handed over the proceeds from its auction to Kendriya Sainik Board. The auction involved the sale of both the Jawa and Jawa Forty Two motorcycles. Each motorcycle comes with an Indian …
  • Couple booked for mysterious death of baby, female infanticide suspected 24 Apr 2019 23:54 By Express News Service TIRUVANNAMALAI: In a case of suspected female infanticide, police have registered a case against four persons, including a couple, following the mysterious death of their newborn baby delivered at Government Tiruvannamalai Medical …
  • Polling percentage in Tamil Nadu touches 71% 19 Apr 2019 10:37 The average polling percentage in the general elections across 38 Parliamentary constituencies that went for polls on April 18 stood at 71.87%, Chief Electoral Officer Satyabrata Sahoo announced here on Friday. The polling percentage for 18 Assembly …
  • LS polls, Phase 2: K'taka voter comes to polling booth in an ambulance 18 Apr 2019 12:53 Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates in 95 constituencies will fight it out today. The result will be out on May 23. Originally, polls were to be held …
  • 2019 Lok Sabha Elections: 95 Seats Vote Today, All Of Tamil Nadu, Half Of Karnataka - 5-Point Guide 18 Apr 2019 07:10 State Voting Constituencies Tamil Nadu 38/39 Arakkonam, Arani, Chennai Central, Chennai North, Chennai South, Chidambaram, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dharmapuri, Dindigul, Erode, Kallakurichi, Kancheepuram, Kanniyakumari, Karur, Krishnagiri, Madurai, …
  • Tamil Nadu can't be run from Nagpur: Rahul Gandhi 12 Apr 2019 21:58 Krishnagiri: Congress president Rahul Gandhi during an election meeting on Friday at Krishnagiri said that Tamil Nadu should be run by its own people and could not be run from “Nagpur” an euphemism for the RSS headquarters in that city.   “Tamil Nadu can …
  • Waynad’s Krishnagiri stadium: A heaven for fast bowlers 22 Jan 2019 19:16 The Krishnagiri Stadium in Wayanad has a reputation of assisting the seamers. (Photo by Sandip G) The Krishnagiri pitch has a reputation for assisting seamers — in the Kerala-Gujarat quarterfinal, as many as 36 wickets were accounted for by the faster men, …
  • Youth’s T-shirt handholds cops to killers in Krishnagiri honour-killing case 19 Nov 2018 02:36 By Express News Service KRISHNAGIRI: In the Krishnagiri honour killing of an inter-caste couple, it was the T-shirt worn by the youth that enabled their identification, police said. The bodies of N Nandish (25), a Dalit, and S Swathi (21), a Vanniyar, of …
  • TN Chief Minister lays foundation stone of proposed GMR Krishnagiri Special Investment Region 26 Aug 2018 10:25 GMR Infrastructure Ltd, the flagship company of GMR Group, India's major infrastructure conglomerate, announced that its subsidiary, GMR Krishnagiri SIR Ltd (GKSIR), is set to invite investments from national and international investors at its large …
  • Paddy fields inundated in Krishnagiri district 21 Aug 2018 02:15 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With heavy rains lashing the district for the last three days, several streams are flowing at danger level since Sunday night paralysing normal life. Roads in several mandals like Nandigama, Mylavaram, Kanchikacherla, …
  • 5 killed as car collides with bus in Tamil Nadu’s Krishnagiri 13 Mar 2018 22:18
  • AIADMK Expels 46 Office Bearers From Krishnagiri District 14 Feb 2018 08:34 Chennai:  Top leaders of the ruling AIADMK, O Panneerselvam and K Palaniswami, today continued their disciplinary action against party men, expelling 40-odd office bearers from Krishnagiri district for bringing 'disrepute' to the organisation. Mr …
  • HC orders Krishnagiri Collector not to issue lease deed for quarrying 09 Feb 2018 03:04 CHENNAI: THE Madras High Court has directed the Krishnagiri District Collector not to issue the lease deed for quarrying blue metal from the government land in Kammandoddi village. A division bench of Justices S Manikumar and V Bhavani Subbaroyan gave the …
  • Elephant calf rescued in Krishnagiri 16 Jan 2018 09:37 In a short rescue mission, a three-month-old elephant calf, which had fallen into a farm well in Paavadaipatti in Rayakottai town of Krishnagiri district in Tamil Nadu, was rescued on Tuesday. The calf, believed to have been with its herd, is suspected to …
  • Minor boy driving leads to mishap, 6 dead in Krishnagiri 15 Jan 2018 21:38 Krishnagiri: It was an irrecoverable loss for five families including the one that allowed its minor boy driving a car which claimed the lives of six persons in a tragic road accident in Krishnagiri district. On Sunday, 16-year-old K. Esaki, his friends, …
  • TN reports first Zika virus from Krishnagiri district 10 Jul 2017 20:02 Chennai: The first case of Zika virus in Tamil Nadu has been reported from Krishnagiri district and the 27-year-old infected man fully cured, a senior state government official said. Laboratory tests done in state facilities confirmed the presence of Zika …
  • TN’s first zika case confirmed in Krishnagiri dist 10 Jul 2017 15:30 Image used for representational purpose only CHENNAI: The first confirmed case of Zika in Tamil Nadu in recent years has been reported in Krishnagiri district. The state’s health officials confirmed it to Express today. A 27-year-old youth who tested …
  • Tamil Nadu’s first zika case confirmed in Krishnagiri district; virus detected in India way back in 1952 10 Jul 2017 13:42 CHENNAI: The first confirmed case of Zika in Tamil Nadu in recent years has been reported in Krishnagiri district. The state’s health officials confirmed it to Express today. A 27-year-old youth who tested positive for Zika is now recovered. Details on the …
  • Krishnagiri girl with partial vision scores 96.6 per cent in CBSE exam 29 May 2017 00:25 KRISHNAGIRI: The nation was busy celebrating toppers who scored over 99 per cent in the CBSE Class XII exams, and Dharshana’s journey to scoring 96.6 per cent got less attention than it deserved. But her story is worth telling, for she overcame a different …
  • AIADMK releases election manifesto 19 Mar 2019 16:43 [India], Mar 19 (ANI): AIADMK on Tuesday released its manifesto ahead of the ensuing General elections and among its major promises said it would urge the Centre to launch an international probe into the alleged genocide and war crimes committed by Sri …
  • AIADMK announces 20 candidates for LS polls in TN 17 Mar 2019 18:35 [India], Mar 17 (ANI): The AIADMK on Sunday announced the names of 20 candidates that will contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls. KRS Saravanan will contest from Salem, P Kaliyapan from Namakkal, KP Munuswamy from Krishnagiri, G Manimaran from Erode, …
  • AIADMK to contest on 20 seats, BJP on 5 17 Mar 2019 10:22 Category: Politics Posted by Syed Qayam Ali Published: Mar 17, 2019, 1:25 pm IST Updated: Mar 17, 2019, 1:25 pm IST Chennai: The AIADMK will contest on 20 Lok Sabha seats including South Chennai, Theni, Pollachi, Karur and Erode while BJP would be fielding …
  • Tamil Nadu: AIADMK to contest on 20 seats, BJP on 5 17 Mar 2019 08:00 CHENNAI (TAMIL NADU): The AIADMK will contest on 20 Lok Sabha seats including South Chennai, Theni, Pollachi, Karur and Erode while BJP would be fielding its candidates on Kanyakumari, Sivagangai, Coimbatore, Thoothukudi and Ramanathapuram Lok Sabha …
  • Modi to flag off Chennai Metro Rail’s new services tomorrow 09 Feb 2019 16:04 Prime Minister Narendra Modi, along with Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, will on Sunday inaugurate Chennai Metro Rail’s services upto Washermenpet. Modi, who will visit Tirupur on Sunday, will flag off the Chennai Metro Rail’s services through video …
  • Madras High Court rejects anti-Hindi agitator's plea 20 Jan 2018 21:08 Chennai: Madras high court has rejected a plea from an anti-Hindi agitator, to direct the state government to accord pension under the Tamil Nadu payment of pension to Tamil Scholars Miscellaneous Provision Act, for having participated in the agitations to …
  • KIOCL to set up pellet plant at RINL 06 Jan 2018 18:18 Union Minister of Steel Chaudhary Birender Singh unveiled a digital LED signage board, at KIOCL in Panambur on Saturday. The KIOCL will set up a pellet plant with a capacity of 1.2 million tonne per annum at Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited (RINL) unit at …
  • Dress to save the planet 28 Sep 2017 17:04 At the Kalakshetra Foundation’s annual “haat”, the assistant at the Tula shop stood wearing a lovely off-white kurta with just the right sliver of block-printed borders on the sleeves and front slit. I joked that I would buy it. “Everyone says that!” she …
  • Asserting rights through theatre 07 Sep 2017 14:23 Despite the heavy rain, the auditorium at the Alliance Francaise was fairly occupied in readiness for the 50th Dance DIScourse curated and hosted by Ashish Khokar, editor of the Attendance Magazine. The evening began with a short video on and a talk by …
  • Unable to pay bribe, man leaves new bike at RTO office in Thiruppur, embarrassing officials 26 Jul 2017 08:17 A man, who was not able to pay bribe for registration of his new scooter, decided to leave his vehicle as payment at the RTO office in Thiruppur with a signboard explaining his decision. Nagaraj from Angeripalayam, Thiruppur bought a two wheeler on June 30 …
  • GST protest: 2000 Tirupur garment units go on strike against 18 pct slab slapped on segment 21 Jul 2017 00:38 Since the cluster is functioning under 90 days credit format (in the value chain), such a high GST will put the sector under financial stress, which will render people jobless going forward, Rajendran said. Nearly 2,000 working units of the knitwear/ …
  • Coimbatore: Man enraged after Axis bank ATM doles out Rs 20 in place of Rs 2000 note 13 Jul 2017 16:58 A man residing in Thiruppur got the shock of his life when he got a Rs 20 note instead of Rs 2000 after withdrawing money from an Axis bank ATM. Kalidas was in need of cash for his medical treatment and had visited the AXIS bank ATM situated at …
  • Listen to this kadhai, monthly 11 Apr 2017 00:34 CHENNAI:Remember the days when you used to sit on the porch and your grandparents would read you favourite story? And, not to miss the discussion after! While, you’re thinking that it has become a thing of the past, ‘Kadhai Kelu’, a new Tamil storytelling …