• Tea Board advises small growers to keep quality 19 Jul 2019 18:11 In the context of falling prices, the Tea Board has advised small growers and small-scale factories to adhere to established quality norms for good price realisation. “There is rush crop from June to August resulting in arrival of huge volume of made tea …
  • 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 …
  • Did sambar meal cost tiger his life? 16 Jul 2019 03:02 Express News Service COIMBATORE: A piece of blade and tapeworms were among the whatnots retrieved from the viscera of a fallen tiger, whose carcass was found near the Parsons Valley reservoir in the Nilgiris district on Sunday evening. While forest …
  • Heavy rain lashes parts of Chennai 15 Jul 2019 23:18 Residents of Chennai rejoiced as heavy showers lashed many parts of the city on Monday evening. The city may get showers in the evenings and nights for the next few days, said Meteorological Department officials. From around 7.30 p.m., Anna Nagar, …
  • Govt readies plan for second wave of asset monetisation 15 Jul 2019 12:10 On list: BSNL, GAIL, state bank assets AN INTER-MINISTERIAL committee of the government will soon recommend a second list of PSU assets, including pipelines of GAIL, mobile towers of BSNL and MTNL, and ATMs of state-owned banks, that could be monetised to …
  • Kishore Biyani sees bright future in own brands 11 Jul 2019 02:45 MUMBAI: Future Group, India’s largest listed retailer, plans to cut shelf space of Hindustan Unilever (HUL) and Procter & Gamble (P&G) by nearly a third in the laundry segment to make space for its own line of detergent liquid and powder products. …
  • Indian citizenship ACT 10 Jul 2019 08:06 A demand to give Indian citizenship to Sri Lankan Tamil refugees residing in Tamil Nadu for almost three decades was made in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. Ahamed Hassan of the TMC made the demand through a Zero Hour mention during the brief period that the …
  • Madras HC questions need for converting Jaya's house into memorial 08 Jul 2019 16:47 Former chief minister's relatives, have filed petitions objecting to the conversion of Veda Nilayam, a bungalow, into a memorial. Chennai: The Madras High Court Monday questioned the need for converting the residence of former chief minister J …
  • 1,461 students from govt, aided schools make it to rank list 07 Jul 2019 02:04 By Express News Service CHENNAI: From a total of 31,353 eligible candidates for government quota seats this year, 1,461 are from government and government-aided schools in the rank list released by the Selection Committee on Saturday. While 515 are from …
  • ‘My favourite food is local cuisine’ 06 Jul 2019 02:23 Express News Service BENGALURU: How do you feel about the food scene here? Bengaluru was always ahead of its time. The food and beverage sector across India, especially related to alcohol, has become a killer business in the last two-three years with the …
  • Can the Tamil Yeoman butterfly be spotted in Chennai? 04 Jul 2019 12:51 A tawny butterfly with dark-brown highlights on its wings, is suddenly in the news. The reason — it has been declared the State butterfly of Tamil Nadu. Called Tamil Yeoman or Tamil Maravan, it is endemic to the Western Ghats. The butterfly has a gorgeous …
  • No stopovers: Why Rishabh Tongya loves to travel... 04 Jul 2019 05:58 By Shashi Sunny Rishabh Tongya, creative director of luxury jewellery brand Diacolor, on flying direct to a destination minus long stopovers. First memorable trip “I must have been 11 when I went to New York as an unaccompanied minor to visit my extended …
  • 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 …
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  • 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 …
  • Bengaluru to Kotagiri: Sullivan’s Nilgiris 05 Jan 2017 12:44 Standing on the creaking wood-panelled floor of the Pethakal Bungalow in Kotagiri, eyes transfixed on honey-toned photographs, I drifted into John Sullivan’s Nilgiris. This bright young collector with the East India Company had taken on the task of …
  • Longtime, former Salem HS basketball coach facing assault charges 19 Jul 2019 23:12 SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A reported domestic assault on the 4th of July has landed a former high school basketball coach in jail. Suffolk Police say 48-year-old Timothy Wayne Carr of Virginia Beach is facing several charges including abduction & …
  • Amazon to hire 800 for fulfillment center in Salem 19 Jul 2019 22:19
  • Salem restaurant will hold auction for family of murder victims Karissa and Billy Fretwell 19 Jul 2019 18:42
  • Amazon looks to fill 800+ full-time jobs at new Salem center 19 Jul 2019 18:41 Amazon has a $15 minimum wage by: KOIN 6 News Staff Posted: Jul 19, 2019 / 08:52 AM PDT / Updated: Jul 19, 2019 / 08:52 AM PDT FILE – In this Oct. 18, 2010, file photo, an Amazon.com package awaits delivery from UPS in Palo Alto, Calif. Amazon, …
  • Salem Town Hall, library available as cooling centers 19 Jul 2019 15:10 Staff reports The Bulletin Friday Jul 19, 2019 at 10:17 AM Jul 19, 2019 at 10:17 AM SALEM - The Town of Salem said its Town Hall and library will be available as cooling centers during the heat wave. Salem Free Public Library, at 264 Hartford Road, will be …
  • Salem mulls new means of reading water meters 19 Jul 2019 06:55 SALEM — The city Utilities Commission is looking at a new system for reading water meters from the safety of the water billing office, resulting in a time-savings and more accurate data for catching leaks or issues sooner. During a presentation in a …
  • Perez's single leads Down East to 7-5 win over Salem 19 Jul 2019 05:43 SALEM, Va. (AP) -- Yanio Perez hit a run-scoring single in the first inning, leading the Down East Wood Ducks to a 7-5 win over the Salem Red Sox on Thursday. The single by Perez, part of a three-run inning, gave the Wood Ducks a 2-0 lead before Curtis …
  • Fitzgerald's single leads Salem-Keizer to 2-1 win over Boise 19 Jul 2019 05:33 KEIZER, Ore. (AP) -- Tyler Fitzgerald hit a run-scoring single in the seventh inning to give the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes a 2-1 win over the Boise Hawks on Thursday. Simon Whiteman scored on the play after he entered the game as a pinch runner. In the top of …
  • Winston-Salem police now investigating death of 18-year-old whose body was found in woods as a homicide 19 Jul 2019 00:12 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem police said Thursday they are now investigating the death of an 18-year-old as a homicide. On Wednesday morning, officers received information that a body had been located in …
  • C’Nella Alkaline Water makes its debut in Winston-Salem 18 Jul 2019 09:37 C’Nella Alkaline Water is locally owned by Statesville native Larry Clark. Local man takes leap of faith and starts his own bottled water company About eight months ago, local entrepreneur Larry Clark decided he wanted to do his part to help the African …
  • Baton is passed to new Winston-Salem Symphony Music Director Timothy Redmond 18 Jul 2019 09:36 The Winston-Salem Symphony has chosen its new music director after an exhaustive search in which five brilliant conductors vied for the position. The final candidate to take the podium, Timothy Redmond, heralded throughout Europe for his dynamic orchestral …
  • Smith, Bishop lead the way for Salem-Keizer 18 Jul 2019 06:08 KEIZER, Ore. (AP) -- Armani Smith doubled and singled twice, also stealing two bases as the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes beat the Boise Hawks 7-2 on Wednesday. Hunter Bishop homered and singled with two runs for Salem-Keizer. Trailing 3-1 in the fifth, Boise cut …
  • United quilters’ work on display in Salem 18 Jul 2019 05:41 SALEM — The artistry and amazing skill associated with quilt making will be on display in vibrant colors and unique designs during United Quilt Guild’s 10th Biennial Quilt Show this weekend at First Friends Church. “A lot of them are art,” show co-chair …
  • Rocky Mount's Kearney hooks on with Winston-Salem State 18 Jul 2019 05:37 There’s still more football to be played for Bikembe Kearney. Kearney, a 2015 Rocky Mount High graduate and former UNC Pembroke defensive back, recently hooked on with Division II Winston-Salem State where he will play his final year of college eligibility …
  • Carrasco leads Wilmington over Winston-Salem 4-1 18 Jul 2019 04:19 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- Dennicher Carrasco homered and had two hits as the Wilmington Blue Rocks defeated the Winston-Salem Dash 4-1 on Wednesday. Wilmington went up 3-0 in the fourth after Brewer Hicklen and Carrasco hit back-to-back solo home runs. …
  • Rusconi's single leads Salem to 4-2 win over Down East 18 Jul 2019 03:34 SALEM, Va. (AP) -- Jagger Rusconi hit a run-scoring single in the eighth inning, leading the Salem Red Sox to a 4-2 win over the Down East Wood Ducks on Wednesday. The single by Rusconi, part of a two-run inning, gave the Red Sox a 3-2 lead before Victor …
  • Acura of Salem Welcomes the New 2020 Acura RDX to Its Showroom 18 Jul 2019 01:30 Acura of Salem Welcomes the New 2020 Acura RDX to Its Showroom Local dealership adds latest Acura model to its lineup. SALEM, Ore. (PRWEB) July 17, 2019 The 2020 Acura RDX is the latest of next year’s Acura models to arrive at the dealership. Acura of …
  • Crash causes power outage in Winston-Salem; part of Silas Creek Parkway closed 18 Jul 2019 00:33 × Crash causes power outage in Winston-Salem; part of Silas Creek Parkway closed WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Part of southbound Silas Creek Parkway is closed after a crash, according to Winston-Salem police. The crash happened in the 5800 block of Silas Creek …
  • Salem Creek Greenway closed at dog park for drain pipe installation 18 Jul 2019 00:33 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Part of the Salem Creek Greenway adjacent to the dog park will be closed starting Wednesday to install a storm drain pipe under the greenway. Work is expected to be completed and the …
  • ‘He didn’t deserve that’: Friends react to death of 18-year-old in Winston-Salem 18 Jul 2019 00:32 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- The Skyline Village Apartment community was shocked on Wednesday when they learned that a young man, who had just moved into their complex, was found dead. Late Tuesday evening, the body …
  • Police: Salem man shot gun in backyard while intoxicated 17 Jul 2019 21:29 Staff reports The Bulletin Wednesday Jul 17, 2019 at 4:05 PM Jul 17, 2019 at 4:05 PM SALEM - A Salem man is facing multiple charges after police said he was reportedly shooting a pistol in his backyard while under the influence Tuesday night. At 7:47 p.m., …
  • WL-Salem headed to state Acme tourney 17 Jul 2019 21:12 Tigers beat M’burg 5-2 to win district championship ABOVE: West Liberty-Salem’s Acme baseball team celebrates after the final out of Monday’s district championship game against Mechanicsburg. HOME PAGE SLIDE SHOW PHOTO: The Tigers pose with their …
  • Police conducting death investigation in Winston-Salem after body found in woods 17 Jul 2019 16:09 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Winston-Salem police are conducting a death investigation, according to a news release. Officers received information that a body had been located in the wooded area behind Timlic Avenue, …
  • Winston-Salem man opens new version of Zesto restaurant 17 Jul 2019 16:09 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- America’s amazing, $21-trillion dollar economy didn’t happen by accident.  It’s the result of a lot of hard work by people willing to put their money at risk and put in long hours, …
  • Victim in Winston-Salem death investigation identified 17 Jul 2019 16:08 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- The victim in a Winston-Salem death investigation has been identified. On Wednesday morning, officers received information that a body had been located in the wooded area behind Timlic …
  • Intoxicated Salem Man Was Shooting Pistol in Backyard: Police 17 Jul 2019 15:18 State police have arrested a Salem man who is accused of shooting a pistol in his backyard while he was intoxicated. State troopers responded to a home on Old Colchester Road around 7:45 p.m. Tuesday to investigate a disturbance involving a man who was “ …
  • Police charge 'highly intoxicated' Salem man with firing pistol in back yard 17 Jul 2019 13:51 Salem — State police on Tuesday evening charged a town man with drunkenly shooting a pistol in the back yard of his Old Colchester Road home. Police said William R. Aldridge, 49, of 725 Old Colchester Road was “highly intoxicated” while firing the pistol …
  • Winston-Salem’s bid to become a biotech center draws attention of NY Times 17 Jul 2019 12:23 WINSTON-SALEM – With its manufacturing days in the rear-view mirror, Winston-Salem has been working hard to remake itself in recent years. And it hasn’t gone unnoticed. In an article in today’s New York Times, economics reporter Eduardo Porter zeroed in on …
  • Labour's homer leads Salem-Keizer to 8-2 win over Hillsboro 17 Jul 2019 07:41 HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) -- Franklin Labour hit a solo home run in the first inning, leading the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes to an 8-2 win over the Hillsboro Hops on Tuesday. The home run by Labour gave the Volcanoes a 1-0 lead. The Volcanoes later added three runs …
  • Salem families displaced after Cromwell Street fire 17 Jul 2019 04:01 William J. Dowd [email protected] @WJD_MHDReporter Tuesday Jul 16, 2019 at 4:51 PM Jul 16, 2019 at 11:35 PM City, residents step up to help displaced Salem residents. On Tuesday morning, two Salem families were displaced after a two-alarm fire wrecked …
  • ‘I thought she was dead’: Firefighters battling Salem blaze find chihuahua hiding in closet 17 Jul 2019 00:32 SALEM, MASS. (WHDH) - Firefighters were able to save a tiny chihuahua that was hiding in a closet as they worked to knock down a two-alarm blaze that broke out at a home in Salem on Tuesday morning. Crews responding to a multi-family home on Bridge Street …
  • Salem fights two-alarm fire on Bridge Street 16 Jul 2019 23:35 William J. Dowd [email protected] @WJD_MHDReporter Tuesday Jul 16, 2019 at 4:51 PM Jul 16, 2019 at 5:27 PM  Salem firefighters quickly put out a two-alarm fire in what appears to be the second floor of a Bridge Street/Cromwell Street building on …
  • Hornets to meet 76ers in Winston-Salem matchup 16 Jul 2019 23:22 Times-News Tuesday Jul 16, 2019 at 4:34 PM WINSTON-SALEM — Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday for the NBA preseason game between the Charlotte Hornets and Philadelphia 76ers on Oct. 11 at Joel Coliseum. The matchup was announced earlier this week. The …
  • Plane crashes into field near Salem, bursts into flames 16 Jul 2019 21:52 No one died in the crash and the pilot was transported for treatment by: KOIN 6 News Staff Posted: Jul 16, 2019 / 02:18 PM PDT / Updated: Jul 16, 2019 / 02:22 PM PDT A single-engine plane crashed in a field near Salem, July 16, 2019. (Marion …
  • In Salem, hundreds attend Lights for Liberty vigil 16 Jul 2019 14:50 Lights for Liberty in Salem was staged on the heels of reports of inadequate food, water and sanction or neglect of migrant children at a United States Custom and Border Control facility in El Paso, Texas and dentition camp in Homestead, Fla. “No human …
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield bringing hundreds of jobs to Cary, Winston-Salem 16 Jul 2019 14:39 CARY, N.C. (WTVD) -- Blue Cross and Blue Shield is creating hundreds of new jobs across North Carolina, with about 200 of them coming to Cary. Blue Cross NC and Amerigroup Partnership Plan will open new offices in Cary and Winston-Salem, hiring as least …
  • Winston-Salem energy drinks on shelves at grocery chain 16 Jul 2019 12:06
  • Salem schools to seek 10 – year levy renewal 16 Jul 2019 12:05 SALEM — The Salem Board of Education agreed Monday morning to ask voters to renew an existing emergency levy, but this time for 10 years. The resolution to place the levy renewal on the ballot was part of the consent agenda approved during the meeting, …
  • Wasinger's double leads Hillsboro to 4-3 win over Salem-Keizer 16 Jul 2019 07:11 HILLSBORO, Ore. (AP) -- Daniel Wasinger hit a two-run double in the fifth inning, leading the Hillsboro Hops to a 4-3 win over the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes on Monday. The double by Wasinger scored Ricky Martinez and Jesus Marriaga and was the game's last …
  • 32nd annual Salem Fair wraps up tonight 16 Jul 2019 04:11 SALEM, Va. - The fun at the 32nd annual Salem Fair wraps up Sunday night. It's your last chance to enjoy the rides, food and entertainment until next year.  People of all ages enjoyed the fair on its last day. One family brought their 18-month-old to …
  • Man wanted after assault in a Winston-Salem Walmart parking lot 16 Jul 2019 04:09 Please enable Javascript to watch this video Winston- Salem, N.C. -- Winston-Salem Police are looking for a man accused of assaulting a woman in a Walmart parking lot Friday evening. The woman, who didn't want to be identified, told FOX8 the assault …
  • The 16th biennial National Black Theatre Festival to roll out in Winston-Salem 16 Jul 2019 02:19 The 16th biennial National Black Theatre Festival is only a couple of weeks away. The festival returns to Winston Salem on July 29 – Aug. 3 for another year of highly anticipated performances, workshops, films and celebrity appearances — each from around …
  • Women’s health is focus of Salem hospital series 16 Jul 2019 00:49 SALEM — This summer, area women of all ages are invited to attend a free, three-part summer series to learn about important health strategies for staying well throughout their life stages. The “Healthy Women: Summer Series” is hosted by Salem Regional …
  • Corcino leads Salem to 12-7 win over Frederick 15 Jul 2019 23:06 FREDERICK, Md. (AP) -- Edgar Corcino hit two home runs and drove in six runs, as the Salem Red Sox defeated the Frederick Keys 12-7 on Monday. Corcino hit a solo shot in the second inning off Cameron Bishop and then hit a two-run homer in the fifth off …
  • $3.3 million boost approved for Salem police station budget 15 Jul 2019 22:29
  • Blue Cross, Amerigroup to add 350 jobs in Cary, Winston-Salem 15 Jul 2019 18:49
  • $3.3 million boost approved for Salem police station budget 15 Jul 2019 14:56 SALEM, Ore. (AP) - Salem city councilors have approved an additional $3.3 million to fund the city’s new police headquarters, the second additional funding request since voters approved $61.8 million in bonds for the project in 2017. The Statesman Journal …
  • Salem’s versified translation of the Qur’an in Urdu released 15 Jul 2019 13:58 Hyderabad: A religious scholar of Islam from Hyderabad, Shaikh Salem Ba Vazeer Quadri has rendered the Holy Qur’an into a versified translation in Urdu. Perhaps he is one of the first persons from Hyderabad to translate the Holy Book into poetic Urdu. …
  • (PHOTOS) Downtown Winston-Salem coffee shop serves up smiles 15 Jul 2019 13:22
  • Amateur baseball roundup: Salem snaps losing skid with doubleheader sweep of Colman 15 Jul 2019 12:07 The Cubs scored a 6-1 win in Game 1 and then took Game 2 against the A’s, 7-4. Salem took a 3-0 lead after the second inning in Game 1 as Landon Neugebauer drove in a pair of runs on David Novak went 3-for-3 at the plate. Tyler Earls tossed a complete game …
  • Salem UCT 15 Jul 2019 11:18 Submitted photo Willard and Colleen Martsolf are shown with Homer Huprich. SALEM — In the past 32 years, a Fraternalist of the Year is honored at the annual United Commercial Travels convention. However, this year was an exception to that as the person …
  • Salem Kiwanis event expands its scope 15 Jul 2019 11:18 SALEM — The 55th annual Kiwanis Sale & Show at Centennial Park from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday won’t just feature antiques and crafts this year, but also specialty vendors, kids’ games, face painting, kettle korn and more music. “We’re just trying to …
  • Salem seeks grant for Franklin Avenue project 15 Jul 2019 11:18 SALEM — The city administration is trying to secure a Small Cities grant through the Ohio Department of Transportation to repair the concrete portion of Franklin Avenue from South Lincoln to the city limits, south just past the Franklin plaza. City Service …
  • Fire crews rescue woman from burning Salem apartment 15 Jul 2019 04:50
  • Music fills the air around Salem during Freed Fest 14 Jul 2019 23:00 Morning Journal/Katie White Floco Torres, a hip-hop musician from Akron, and country singer AC Jones (center) and her band were among the featured musical acts at the Salem Preservation Stage at McCulloch Park during the Freed Fest in Salem on Saturday …
  • Salem considers ordinance to limit homeless sidewalk camping 14 Jul 2019 02:21
  • Salem looks to limit homeless sidewalk camping 13 Jul 2019 18:50 Salem City Council to look at ordinance at its July 22 meeting. by: The Associated Press Posted: Jul 13, 2019 / 08:05 AM PDT / Updated: Jul 13, 2019 / 08:05 AM PDT SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The City of Salem is reconsidering an ordinance to restrict …
  • Salem considers ordinance to limit homeless sidewalk camping 13 Jul 2019 13:33 SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The City of Salem is reconsidering an ordinance to restrict sleeping or lying on city sidewalks from dawn to dusk, two years after city councilors rejected a similar proposal amid public outcry. The Statesman Journal reports the …
  • UNC System picks Winston-Salem dean to lead Fayetteville State University 12 Jul 2019 18:25
  • U.S. 52 in Winston-Salem reopens after crash 12 Jul 2019 04:56 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A crash closed all lanes of southbound U.S. 52 in Winston-Salem Thursday afternoon. The crash happened around 2:50 p.m. and all lanes of southbound U.S. 52 at Exit 110B for Martin Luther …
  • Salem man arrested for burglary, found in the resident's pick-up truck 12 Jul 2019 01:11 LORI [email protected] Thursday Jul 11, 2019 at 11:55 AM Jul 11, 2019 at 11:58 AM A 28-year-old male from Salem was arrested Wednesday morning after officers responded to a report of a burglary in progress and found the 28-year-old inside the …
  • Berdych joins list for Winston-Salem Open 12 Jul 2019 00:27 Times-News Thursday Jul 11, 2019 at 6:20 PM WINSTON-SALEM — Tomas Berdych will be the first wild card for the singles main draw for next month's Winston-Salem Open, officials with the professional tennis tournament announced Thursday. Berdych is …
  • Salem police: Man with gunshot wound walked to McDonalds, then collapsed 11 Jul 2019 22:24
  • Crash closes southbound U.S. 52 in Winston-Salem 11 Jul 2019 20:37 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A crash has closed all lanes of southbound U.S. 52 in Winston-Salem, according to NCDOT. The crash happened around 2:50 p.m. and all lanes of southbound U.S. 52 at Exit 110B for Martin …
  • New Salem man charged with child pornography possession 11 Jul 2019 20:21 A New Salem man was charged with possession of child pornography after investigators received a tip reported to The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. The state police Bureau of Criminal Investigation charged Samuel J. Devince Jr., 47, of …
  • Former No. 4 ranked player accepts Winston-Salem Open wild card 11 Jul 2019 18:29
  • One person critically injured in Salem house fire 11 Jul 2019 17:16
  • Winston-Salem community calls for peace after 5-year-old killed in drive-by shooting 11 Jul 2019 10:53 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A local community in so much pain. People in Winston-Salem gathered to remember a 5-year-old killed in a drive-by shooting on Saturday. Police say all of the suspects involved in the …
  • Phelps Health Medical Group Salem moving in August 11 Jul 2019 05:52 Phelps Health Medical Group Salem will be moving to a new building at 1415 West Scenic Rivers Blvd. in Salem in early August 2019. Phelps Health Medical Group Salem — formerly PCRMC Dent Medical Clinic — will be moving to a new building at 1415 West Scenic …
  • Clint Davis named as Salem District Ranger 11 Jul 2019 05:52 Clint Davis has been selected to serve as the Salem District Ranger on the Mark Twain National Forest beginning Aug. 4, 2019 coming to the Mark Twain from the National Forests in Florida. He currently serves as District Ranger for the Apalachicola and …
  • Roby scores winning run, Salem-Keizer beats Eugene 6-5 in walk-off finish 11 Jul 2019 05:24 KEIZER, Ore. (AP) -- Ricardo Genoves hit a sacrifice fly and drove in Sean Roby with the winning run in the ninth inning, as the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes topped the Eugene Emeralds 6-5 on Wednesday. Roby scored the game-winning run after he reached base with …
  • Winston-Salem woman walks 500 miles to raise awareness about multiple sclerosis 11 Jul 2019 04:16 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- FOX8 first met Nichole Taylor as she was training to walk 500 miles from France to Spain via the Camino De Santiago. Taylor left North Carolina at the end of April, began walking in May, …
  • Winston-Salem man arrested after December drive-by shootings in Greensboro neighborhood 11 Jul 2019 04:16 Please enable Javascript to watch this video GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Greensboro police have arrested and charged a Winston-Salem man in connection to a December drive-by style shooting. Ashton Bell, 22, was arrested early Tuesday morning. Police detectives …
  • Gonzalez leads Salem to 3-1 win over Wilmington 11 Jul 2019 03:28 WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) -- Daniel Gonzalez allowed just four hits over 6 1/3 innings, leading the Salem Red Sox over the Wilmington Blue Rocks in a 3-1 win on Wednesday. Gonzalez (4-6) picked up the win after he struck out four and walked two while …
  • Sierra's single leads Fayetteville to 3-2 win over Winston-Salem 11 Jul 2019 03:00 FAYETTEVILLE, (AP) -- Miguelangel Sierra hit a run-scoring single in the eighth inning, leading the Fayetteville Woodpeckers to a 3-2 win over the Winston-Salem Dash on Wednesday. Jake Adams scored on the play after he reached base with a single, stole …
  • Salem Business Owner Receives National Recognition at Annual Industry Conference 10 Jul 2019 22:17 (MENAFN - GetNews) Beth Anundi of Capital Pawn is Only the Third Female to Win NPA Pawnbroker of the Year Since its Inception in 1996 Las Vegas, NV - The National Pawnbrokers Association (NPA), the only national trade association representing independent …
  • Have you seen her? Inmate walks away from transition center in Salem 10 Jul 2019 21:51
  • 4th suspect identified in shooting death of 5-year-old in Winston-Salem 10 Jul 2019 20:40 × 4th suspect identified in shooting death of 5-year-old in Winston-Salem WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Winston-Salem police have identified a fourth suspect in the drive-by shooting death of a 5-year-old boy. Santiago Rodriguez-Marcial, 17, has been charged with …
  • Downtown Salem revitalization project moves forward with new funding 10 Jul 2019 18:12 SALEM, Va. - Efforts to revitalize downtown Salem are moving forward with newly approved funding. The city has been working for years on plans to make downtown more appealing with new lighting, sidewalks and seating to benefit visitors and businesses. The …
  • Universities leave Salem with some wins, some plans to try again 10 Jul 2019 13:18 The state’s recently concluded legislative session may be remembered most for the partisan politics that dominated its final days, but the UO and students in higher education will see some positive outcomes. The Public University Support Fund, which funds …
  • GREATEST GOLFER OF THE VALLEY JUNIORs SERIES Tuesday’s results from Salem Hills Golf Course 10 Jul 2019 09:23 The fourth qualifier of the 2019 Greatest Golfer of the Valley Juniors series took place Tuesday at Salem Hills Golf Course. The (*) indicates players who have already qualified for the championship July 19-20. The bold name in each group earned a …
  • Sylak sizzles at Salem Hills 10 Jul 2019 06:31 Greatest-best 67 gives Ridge junior third straight title By Greg Gulas [email protected] SALEM Jake Sylak of Mineral Ridge is literally on fire. The Rams’ junior carded a personal and Greatest Golfer of the Valley Junior-best 67 for his third consecutive 17 …
  • Governor Northam signs I-81 improvement legislation in Salem 10 Jul 2019 03:08 Photo courtesy of VDOT Governor Northam signing legislation at the Salem VDOT District Offices. In April, he announced budget amendments. On June 7, he signed bipartisan legislation that is expected to kick start over $2 billion worth of projects. When he …
  • Stiever leads Winston-Salem to 2-0 win over Frederick 10 Jul 2019 02:08 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- Jonathan Stiever allowed just three hits over seven innings, leading the Winston-Salem Dash over the Frederick Keys in a 2-0 win on Tuesday. With the victory, the Dash swept the three-game series. Stiever (2-2) picked up the win …
  • Bring socks, pay less at Salem Fair for WSLS 10 Help the Homeless night 09 Jul 2019 23:59 SALEM, Va. - Tuesday is WSLS 10 Help the Homeless night at the Salem Fair. The summertime staple is giving back to the community this year more than ever before. "You can help somebody and it just works for everybody," Salem director of tourism …
  • Salem University and Genesis Healthcare announce partnership 09 Jul 2019 23:29 SALEM, W.Va. – A Harrison County university and statewide healthcare center announced a partnership Tuesday that could help stem the nursing shortage felt across the state. Representatives with Salem University and Genesis Healthcare said skilled nurses …
  • Sylak, Sykes post 67, 69 in Salem Hills Greatest 09 Jul 2019 21:56 The fourth qualifier of the 2019 Greatest Golfer of the Valley junior series took place Tuesday at Salem Hills Golf Course. The (*) indicates players who have already qualified for the championship July 19-20. The bold name in each group earned a …
  • Flandreau’s offensive explosion dooms Salem 09 Jul 2019 10:42 FLANDREAU -- Salem scored four runs in the top of the fifth inning to take a 5-4 lead, only for Flandreau to explode for five runs in the bottom half of the inning en route to a 16-6 Cornbelt League win. The Cubs grabbed an early lead on two hits and three …
  • Freed's run leads Salem-Keizer to 9-7 win over Eugene 09 Jul 2019 07:34 EUGENE, Ore. (AP) -- Harrison Freed and Kwan Adkins scored on an error in the second inning to help the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes secure a 9-7 victory over the Eugene Emeralds on Monday. The error came in the midst of an eight-run inning and gave the …
  • Former Salem school bus driver convicted of assaulting underage girl 09 Jul 2019 03:30 SALEM, Va. - A former Salem school bus driver will spend 25 days in jail for assault and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. A judge convicted Johnny Couch on the charges Monday in connection with the January incident. Judge Hilary Griffith …
  • CIAA Youth Football Clinic coming back to Salem 09 Jul 2019 03:30 SALEM, Va.- - Youth in the Roanoke Valley will be able to learn basic football skills from some of the best college players around. The CIAA Youth Football Clinic, sponsored by Virginia's Blue Ridge Sports, is coming to Salem July 17, from 5:30 p.m. to …
  • Shooting that killed 5-year-old in Winston-Salem was not random, police now say 09 Jul 2019 03:23 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Police now say the shooting that killed a 5-year-old boy in Winston-Salem Saturday was not random but the child was not the intended target. Police say they received information that a …
  • Winston-Salem police officer shares thoughts after teens charged in recent homicides 09 Jul 2019 03:22 Please enable Javascript to watch this video WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- A Winston-Salem police officer is sharing his thoughts after three teens were charged with killing a 5-year-old boy in a drive-by shooting. "You make an arrest and you find out this …
  • Dedelow's triple leads Winston-Salem to 3-2 win over Frederick 09 Jul 2019 02:08 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) -- Craig Dedelow hit a run-scoring triple in the seventh inning, leading the Winston-Salem Dash to a 3-2 win over the Frederick Keys on Monday. Zach Remillard scored on the play to give the Dash a 2-1 lead after he reached base on …
  • Ward, Corcino lift Salem over Wilmington 3-0 08 Jul 2019 20:13 SALEM, Va. (AP) -- Edgar Corcino homered and had two hits, driving in two, and Thad Ward allowed just four hits over five innings as the Salem Red Sox defeated the Wilmington Blue Rocks 3-0 on Monday. With the victory, the Red Sox swept the short two-game …
  • Winston-Salem startup, committed to minimizing healthcare costs, raises $667,000 in equity 08 Jul 2019 20:02 WINSTON-SALEM – A Winston-Salem startup committed to helping employees save on their health plans, has raised $667,500 in equity. Wellnecity, founded by John Quinn in 2018, collected the funds from 11 investors, according to a recent SEC filing. The round …
  • Pantries reap benefits from Salem Cruise 08 Jul 2019 18:42 SALEM — The six area food pantries volunteering their services at last month’s Salem Super Cruise can expect a little over $1,200 each in their accounts at Second Harvest Food Bank for their efforts. That’s because money raised for the pantries during the …
  • Nishioka's homer leads Salem to 9-7 win over Wilmington 08 Jul 2019 17:04 SALEM, Va. (AP) -- Tanner Nishioka hit a two-run homer in the eighth inning, leading the Salem Red Sox to a 9-7 win over the Wilmington Blue Rocks on Sunday. The home run by Nishioka scored Nick Sciortino and was the game's last scoring play. The Red …
  • Lisa Peterson, a Salem councilor, will run for the 6th District seat 08 Jul 2019 12:02 Lisa Peterson, a Salem City Council member, says she will bring bold, progressive leadership. Lisa Peterson, a member on Salem City Council, will run for Massachusetts 6th Congressional District seat in 2020, she announced on Sunday night. Peterson, who …
  • Players are back to give Salem boost 08 Jul 2019 07:12 BRADFORD SALEM seem to be sliding closer to the precipice every week. Having lost eight out of their last nine matches in Yorkshire Division One – they haven’t won since beating Wheatley Hills on November 11, although they did have a creditable 21-21 home …
  • 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 …
  • 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…
  • Echo of poll debacle: AMMK sees many jumping ship 05 Jun 2019 02:00 Express News Service CHENNAI: In the aftermath of its recent electoral debacle, the 14-month-old AMMK, a splinter of the AIADMK, has started witnessing a ‘reverse migration’ of functionaries to the ruling party over the past few days. On Monday, several …
  • BJP will stay in power till 2047, says Ram Madhav 04 Jun 2019 04:21 Express News Service NIZAMABAD: BJP general secretary V Ram Madhav on Monday claimed his party would remain in power at the Centre till 2047 when the country celebrates 100 years of independence. “Next, we will try to come to power in Telangana after five …
  • BJP will put a check to regional parties in Telangana: Ram Madhav 03 Jun 2019 19:43 Hyderabad, June 3 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) General Secretary Ram Madhav on Monday said the BJP wave has begun in Telangana and it would put a check to the regional parties in the state. He said by winning four Lok Sabha seats in Telangana, the …
  • 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 …
  • AP, Delhi boys top TS LAWCET 03 Jun 2019 14:12 HYDERABAD: Metta Suraj, a student from Srikakulam, has secured state first rank in the Telangana State Law Common Entrance Test (TS LAWCET), results of which are announced on Sunday. Suraj, who appeared from the exam to join in the 5-year LLB course …
  • In-laws turn out to be outlaws 03 Jun 2019 11:17 Just two days into her marriage, this bride realised that her husband and his family were fraudsters and that she was her husband’s fourth wife. The man had allegedly tried this trick on three other women to con them off money and jewellery. The 22-year- …
  • 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 …
  • Kishan Reddy may get Union Cabinet berth 29 May 2019 20:27 Hyderabad: Senior BJP leader and Secunderabad MP G. Kishan Reddy is likely to get a berth in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Cabinet as Union minister of state with independent charge. In view of the first-ever victory of four Lok Sabha seats in the …
  • Hyderabad sizzles at 43.3 degrees C 29 May 2019 06:12 Hyderabad recorded a temperature of 43.3 degrees C on Tuesday, the highest maximum temperature recorded in the last three years. Night temperature was about 28.4 degrees C. Forecast for Wednesday is similar with chance of thunders and lightning only …
  • Aim to saffronise Telangana, TRS has been a disaster: Arvind Dharmapuri 28 May 2019 23:20
  • Panchaloha idol found in temple tank 26 May 2019 16:41 SIVAGANGA A two-and-a-half-foot-tall metal idol, believed to be made of panchaloha, was recovered from the tank of Kandadevi Sornamoortheeswarar Temple near Devakottai in the district on Sunday. Police said a voluntary organisation of devotees and local …
  • AIADMK, DMK to send three members each to Rajya Sabha 26 May 2019 06:23 With the declaration of results of the Lok Sabha polls, the focus of Tamil Nadu politics has now turned to the Rajya Sabha elections scheduled for June. The tenure of AIADMK MPs V. Maitrayen, R. Lakshmanan, T. Rathinavel and K.R. Arjunan, DMK MP Kanimozhi …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …
  • Lok Sabha dampener for AIADMK, but Assembly bypolls cause for cheer 25 May 2019 23:55 Edappadi K Palaniswami (right) and O Panneerselvam.  The ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu faced one of its worst defeats this year, winning a single seat out of 38 and a vote share of 18.48% in the Lok Sabha polls. Even if the vote share appears an all-time low …
  • 6,096 votes, but a ‘winner’ 25 May 2019 22:24 The farmers entered the poll fray to highlight their unmet demands, among them minimum support price for turmeric and jowar and the establishment of a turmeric board; (left) Lachanna says he is glad he stayed in race till end. (Express photo) On May 23, …
  • Barring Karnataka, Modi wave failed to conquer South India 25 May 2019 17:43 By Sugata Srinivasaraju There were two men, in fact two archrivals, from the south crisscrossing India in the last 10 months to find alternatives to Narendra Modi and the BJP. One envisaged a front with the Congress and another without it. After the …
  • Vote transfer from allies helped AIADMK win Assembly seats 25 May 2019 07:13 Even though the DMK-led alliance swept the Lok Sabha polls in the State, it was not able to replicate the performance in nine Assembly constituencies. A queer pattern has emerged from these constituencies. Most of the Assembly constituencies came under the …
  • 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 …
  • Drawing a blank in Tamil Nadu polls, Dhinakaran gets rural votes, and Haasan urban 25 May 2019 01:08 T T V Dhinakaran, Kamal Haasan The smaller, high-profile parties led by AIADMK rebel T T V Dhinakaran and actor Kamal Haasan managed to garner votes across pockets of Tamil Nadu but were unable to win any seats to the Lok Sabha on Thursday. While …
  • 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 …
  • TRS aims for sky, remains on road 24 May 2019 04:29 Express News Service HYDERABAD: The ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS), which went to polls with the slogan “Karu-Padaharu-Sarkaru” (Car-16-Government), had hoped to win 16 Lok Sabha seats and play a key role in the formation of the next government at …
  • DMK leads Opposition alliance sweep in Tamil Nadu, AIADMK gets just one seat 24 May 2019 02:30 DMK president MK Stalin after his party’s victorious performance in Lok Sabha elections in Chennai on Thursday. (ANI) The DMK-led opposition alliance in Tamil Nadu swept the Lok Sabha polls, winning 37 of 39 seats, including the solitary Puducherry seat, …
  • Kavitha bites the dust on home turf 23 May 2019 23:59 The seemingly unassailable Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) suffered a major debacle in Nizamabad Lok Sabha constituency with its nominee and sitting MP K. Kavitha losing the seat to BJP candidate D. Arvind, younger son of TRS Rajya Sabha member Dharmapuri …
  • DMK-led front heads for landslide, ensures T.N. bucks national trend 23 May 2019 23:59 Bucking the national trend, Tamil Nadu witnessed an anti-Modi wave, with the electorate voting overwhelmingly in favour of the DMK-led Secular Progressive Alliance, which captured/led in 37 of the 38 Lok Sabha constituencies that went to the polls. …
  • Lok Sabha election results: ‘Naamdars’ lose, across non-NDA parties, across states 23 May 2019 23:56 H D Kumaraswamy’s son Nikhil, Akhilesh Yadav’s wife Dimple, Bhupinder Hooda’s son Deepender Among the slogans coined by the BJP for the 2019 elections was the oft-repeated ‘Naamdar vs Kaamdar’. PM Narendra Modi himself repeatedly raised the slogan, …
  • TRS gets BJP shocker in Telangana 23 May 2019 22:03 Category: Hyderabad, Top Stories Posted by Mohd Aslam Hussain Published: May 24, 2019, 12:54 am IST Updated: May 24, 2019, 12:54 am IST Hyderabad: The Lok Sabha elections in Telangana State brought many surprises with the TRS failing to retain pervious …
  • Farmers contributed in Kavitha’s defeat from Nizamabad 23 May 2019 19:42 Category: Hyderabad, Telangana Posted by Mohd Aslam Hussain Published: May 24, 2019, 12:23 am IST Updated: May 24, 2019, 12:23 am IST Hyderabad: Despite winning 9 seats from Telangana State in the Lok Sabha elections, TRS is unable to digest its defeat …
  • Jagan takes over Andhra as Modi wave dents KCR... 23 May 2019 19:32 For the chief minister of Telangana, the election is not an unmitigated success. In Andhra and Telangana, the election results have affirmed the influence of regional strongmen, though the Modi wave visible at national level worked in different ways in …
  • 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       …
  • Analysis: Election results 2019 | TRS suffers a setback, may end up with 8 seats 23 May 2019 16:09 The Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS), which scored a landslide victory in the recently held Assembly elections, has suffered a setback in the parliamentary polls. The ruling party in Telangana was hopeful of securing 16 of the 17 Lok Sabha seats but the …
  • Telangana: TRS leading on 8 seats, KCR's daughter Kavitha trailing 23 May 2019 15:29 [India], May 23 (ANI): Ruling Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS), which swept Assembly elections in December last year, appears to have lost considerable ground to the BJP and the Congress, which seem to be making gains in the Lok Sabha polls. The TRS was …
  • Highlights: Smriti turns giant killer in Amethi 23 May 2019 15:10 Riding on a massive saffron surge sweeping through most parts of India, the BJP-led NDA government looks set to become the only non-Congress government to return to power in the Indian political history. After Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi, Narendra …
  • DMK leads in LS polls in TN, AIADMK gives tough fight in 23 May 2019 14:45 The DMK has established lead in the Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu as per early trends, while the AIADMK and DMK are putting up a tough fight with each other in the by-elections to 22 Assembly constituencies. In the Lok Sabha seats, the DMK is leading in 35 …
  • 2019 Lok Sabha result: Top Winners, Losers 23 May 2019 13:51 The regional parties, who were speculated to have played a key role in forming governement, have also not been able to make a big impact. Mumbai: The 2019 election results have been unprecedented as after four decades the incumbent government is returning …
  • 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 …
  • DMK-led alliance overwhelms AIADMK, bucks national trend 23 May 2019 11:54 Chennai: Bucking the national trend that favoured the BJP, the DMK-led alliance on Thursday led in a whopping 36 of the 38 Lok Sabha seats in Tamil Nadu, dealing a major blow to the ruling AIADMK and its allies. Prominent candidates of DMK and its allies …
  • Lok Sabha election results 2019 - Tamil Nadu LIVE: Vote counting temporarily stopped in Madurai 23 May 2019 07:03 Kanyakumari: Congress candidate Vasantha Kumar is leading with 3,726 votes, BJP's Pon Radhakrishnan secured 1,898 votes. Dharmapuri: Anbumani Ramadoss leading with 4552 votes, DMK candidate Senthil Kumar secured 3868 votes. Tuticorin: DMK's …
  • Tamil Nadu Election results: Clear lead for DMK-Cong 23 May 2019 04:26 Chennai: Counting of votes polled in 38 Lok Sabha and 22 Assembly constituencies where by-elections are on in Tamil Nadu.  In Perambur DMK is leading by 4548 votes DMK is leading in four seats and AIADMK in 3 seatsThe DMK-led front is leading in 29 Lok …
  • 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 …
  • Counting of votes begins in Tamil Nadu 23 May 2019 03:42 Chennai, May 23 (IANS) Counting of votes polled in 38 Lok Sabha and 22 Assembly constituencies where by-elections were held started in Tamil Nadu on Thursday morning. The postal votes will be counted first, followed by votes registered in the electronic …
  • 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. …
  • Railway stations to go green under SWR initiative 22 May 2019 02:44 Express News Service BENGALURU: To ensure fresh air for passengers at railway stations and beautification, the South Western Railway (SWR) Zone has begun greening the spaces. Saplings have been planted on nearly 25,000 square metres spread across 59 spots …
  • Amid tight security, repolling a smooth affair in Pappireddipatti 20 May 2019 02:16 By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: Pappireddipatti parliamentary constituency recorded 89.67 per cent polling in the eight booths of Nathamedu, Ayyampatti and Jallipudur villages that went for repolling on Sunday. Collector S Malarvizhi and Superintendent …
  • Two shocking tragedies near Gobi, Salem 19 May 2019 20:28 ERODE: A 26-year-old youth, Mayilsamy, was found dead with his head and face smashed, indicating a brutal murder, at Vaikalmedu area near Gobichettipalayam in Erode district on Sunday. Police here said Mayilsamy, working as a two-wheeler mechanic, had on …
  • Voting ends in bypolls to 4 Assembly seats in TN (3rd Lead) 19 May 2019 13:10 Chennai, May 19 (IANS) Polling in bypolls to four assembly seats in Tamil Nadu – Aravakuruchi, Sulur, Thiruparankundram and Ottapidaram – came to end at 6 p.m. on Sunday. Similarly, repolling in 13 booths in Erode, Dharmapuri, Tiruvallur and Cuddalore Lok …
  • Phase 7 polling LIVE: BJP asks Delhi Police to withdraw Kejriwal's security; 20 crude bombs recovered in Bengal 19 May 2019 09:42 May 19, 2019 3:08 PM (IST) Himachal Pradesh: Visuals from the world's highest polling station Visuals from the world's highest polling station at Tashigang in Lahaul-Spiti, a part of Mandi Parliamentary constituency. Himachal Pradesh: Visuals from …
  • Phase 7 polling LIVE: BJP camp office vandalised in Bengal, Tej Pratap's guards beat camera person in Patna 19 May 2019 08:42 May 19, 2019 2:10 PM (IST) Names of RS members who moved impeachment motion against HC judge can't be disclosed: CIC Names of Rajya Sabha members, who moved an impeachment motion against a high court judge, and those who withdrew it can't be …
  • 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 …
  • Trump is missing an opportunity in Hong Kong 19 Jul 2019 21:07 With massive protests continuing in Hong Kong against China’s efforts to erode its freedoms, Washington is missing a sizable opportunity to promote our ideals, encourage democratic forces elsewhere, and leverage Beijing’s need for a trade deal. Of late, …
  • Earnings season: Here are the 9 S&P 500 companies blaming the trade war for performance or outlook, so far 19 Jul 2019 19:56 The long-running trade standoff between the United States and China has often moved markets, as investors have feared the cumulating effect of higher costs and growing uncertainty on corporate performance. And while these new trade barriers have not been …
  • Tom Oates: Suddenly, parity prevails in Big Ten West 19 Jul 2019 19:53 CHICAGO — Football season is right around the corner, which means talk has turned to realignment in the Big Ten Conference. The perceived disparity between the East and West divisions has been a topic of discussion since 2014, when the Big Ten dumped its …
  • Trump’s Skimpy Health Insurance Plans, Coming to a Market Near You 19 Jul 2019 19:07 July 19 at 2:54 PM President Donald Trump’s efforts to rein in prescription drug prices aren’t going very well. His attempts to erode the Affordable Care Act are going just fine.  A federal judge on Friday upheld an administration rule that expands the …
  • Philadelphia moves to fire 13 officers over offensive, threatening Facebook posts 19 Jul 2019 18:54 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia Police Department is suspending 13 officers with intent to fire them following an investigation into offensive and sometimes threatening Facebook posts, the police commissioner announced on Thursday. The department had …
  • How Deepfakes and Other Reality-Distorting AI Can Actually Help Us 19 Jul 2019 16:19 We’re not far from the day when artificial intelligence will provide us with a paintbrush for reality. As the foundations we’ve relied upon lose their integrity, many people find themselves afraid of what’s to come. But we’ve always lived in a world where …
  • Abbreviated pundit roundup: GOP fails to denounce racist chants and tweets 19 Jul 2019 14:02 Here’s Zak Cheney-Rice’s analysis at New York magazine: Some GOP officials don’t want the president’s bigoted remarks reflecting on the party as a whole. (Though others are fine with it.) Rather, they prefer to be judged by Trump’s policies, as backed and …
  • Bill omits legal advice for children – Cooper 19 Jul 2019 12:40 Published Jul 19, 2019 at 8:00 am (Updated Jul 19, 2019 at 6:25 am) Elephant in the room: Sheealgh Cooper, the children’s rights advocate, has demanded for the provision of free legal advice to juveniles before the courts (File photograph) A longtime child …
  • Dark side of the moon: Why lunar landing conspiracies flourish online 19 Jul 2019 11:03 NASA This article is part of Apollo: A Lunar Legacy, a multi-part series that explores the technological advances behind Apollo 11, their influence on modern day, and what’s next for the moon. For anyone who has taken an American history class, the moon …
  • Philadelphia to fire 13 police officers after series of racist, discriminatory Facebook posts 19 Jul 2019 09:45 Story Highlights The Philadelphia Police Department took steps towards firing 13 officers after a string of sometimes racist and discriminatory Facebook posts. Examples included posts with the words “Death to Islam,” referring to blacks as “thugs,” and …
  • Has Your Doctor Asked You About Climate Change? 19 Jul 2019 09:10 This story is part of a partnership that includes WBUR, NPR and Kaiser Health News. This story can be republished for free (details). When Michael Howard arrived for a checkup with his lung specialist, he was worried about how his body would cope with the …
  • Don’t cede your independence 19 Jul 2019 09:09 By William Clark, Las Vegas Friday, July 19, 2019 | 2 a.m. As I listen to Democratic presidential candidates, it concerns me that people don't understand what all these proposed entitlements really mean. The more you depend on government to provide …
  • Power outages severely erode companies’ productive capacity 19 Jul 2019 08:14 Posted on July 19, 2019 by The Independent in Business Cloudine Matola SURFACE Wilmar, one of Zimbabwe’s largest cooking oil producers, says power outages, poor industrial policies and lack of competitiveness are hampering the country from attracting …
  • Thomas Cook India Opens new office at Parrys, Chennai 19 Jul 2019 07:04 Thomas Cook (India) Ltd., India's leading integrated travel and travel related financial services company, strengthened its presence in South India with the launch of a new Gold Circle Partner franchise outlet in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, inaugurated by …
  • Philadelphia moves to fire 13 police officers 19 Jul 2019 06:43 PHILADELPHIA – The Philadelphia Police Department is suspending 13 officers with intent to fire them following an investigation into offensive and sometimes threatening Facebook posts, the police commissioner announced Thursday. The department had placed …
  • Republicans Don’t Want Racist Chants to Define Them — Just Racist Policies 19 Jul 2019 06:16 President Donald Trump greets supporters at his rally in Greenville, North Carolina. Photo: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images For a political movement whose rallying cry was “build the wall” to keep Mexicans out of the United States, it was perhaps …
  • Here Are the Lineups for the Second Democratic Debates 19 Jul 2019 06:16 Night two of the first round of the Democratic debates. Photo: Drew Angerer/Getty Images In the spirit of maximizing political entertainment, CNN determined that the best way to reveal the lineups for the second round of Democratic debates taking place …
  • Karnataka is the most digitised State: Razorpay report 19 Jul 2019 05:31 Bengaluru-based payment solutions company Razorpay on Thursday launched the second edition of its digital transactions report, ‘The Era of Rising Fintech’. The quarterly report analyses the online spending pattern of consumers and businesses across …
  • Plexus (PLXS) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript 19 Jul 2019 02:54 Image source: The Motley Fool. Plexus (NASDAQ:PLXS) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Jul 18, 2019, 8:30 a.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good morning, and welcome to Plexus Corp. conference call …
  • Opinion: Any development on Heath is a ‘red line’ 19 Jul 2019 02:23 PUBLISHED: 13:00 18 July 2019 Oliver Cooper, leader of the opposition, Camden Cllr Oliver Cooper is against any sort of development on Hampstead Heath. Archant Councillors get all kinds of questions from members of the public. Believe me, you don't …
  • An illegal trend could be emerging after Trump let Kellyanne Conway off the hook for breaking federal law 19 Jul 2019 02:21 by Yeganeh Torbati Federal workplaces are supposed to be free of politics, but a Trump administration appointee used a government forum Wednesday to express support for the president’s reelection. At a conference on religious freedom hosted by the State …
  • India: Rs 2.15 crore allotted to compensate farmers hit by fall armyworm 19 Jul 2019 01:20 Pratiksha Ramkumar | TNN COIMBATORE: The state government has released a fund of Rs 2.15 crore to compensate the farmers who lost their maize crops to the menace of fall armyworm in the district. An invasive pest that originates from North and South …
  • Update: Former Tallassee Police Investigator Sentenced to Prison 19 Jul 2019 01:01 The U.S. Dept. of Justice says former Tallassee police investigator Brandan Smirnoff has been sentenced to 22 months in prison for assaulting a handcuffed, 24-year-old man. Investigators say Smirnoff, 27,  encountered the victim, identified by the Justice …
  • Panic over Russian company's FaceApp is sign of new distrust... 19 Jul 2019 00:37 The Post's Geoffrey Fowler has five questions you ought to ask about any app or service, including FaceApp, that wants something as personal as your face. Photo: FaceApp is displayed on an iPhone Wednesday, July 17, 2019, in New York. The popular app …
  • Trump Says He May Intervene in Huge Pentagon Contract Sought by Amazon 19 Jul 2019 00:30 “That’s the way the system is supposed to work,” without political influence, Mr. Kelman said. Some members of Congress have recently expressed concerns about the JEDI contracting process, notably Senator Marco Rubio, Republican of Florida, who wrote last …
  • Women in Power: The Pros Changing Allegheny County 19 Jul 2019 00:20 Allegheny County breaks the old boys’ club by placing women in key positions. by Cristina Rouvalis | photos by david kelly July 18, 2019 (l-r) Christina Cassotis, Dr. Karen hacker, Jennifer Liptak and Katherine Kelleman   Christina Cassotis was on vacation …
  • Panic over Russian company’s FaceApp is sign of new distrust of Internet 19 Jul 2019 00:03 Shortly after the playful photo-transforming FaceApp went viral Wednesday as the most-downloaded smartphone app in America, a nationwide panic began to set in: Who was this shadowy Russian tech firm everyone had been sending their photos to? And what did …
  • Philadelphia Police Department to fire 13 officers over offensive Facebook posts 18 Jul 2019 23:57 Kenney said at the news conference that he found many of the posts "deeply disturbing," but he defended Ross' leadership, calling the disciplinary measures "a positive step." "Building trust in the communities we serve will …
  • Pre-eminent representation reaffirmed by Seifsa 18 Jul 2019 23:57 Owing to the country’s precarious socioeconomic outlook, it is critical for the Steel and Engineering Industries Federation of Southern Africa (Seifsa) to reaffirm its position as the pre- eminent representative in the best interest of its members, says …
  • Former investigator sentenced for civil rights violation 18 Jul 2019 23:11 By Donna ThorntonTimes Staff Writer Thursday Jul 18, 2019 at 5:46 PM Jul 18, 2019 at 5:46 PM A former police investigator was sentenced to 22 months in prison for assaulting a handcuffed 24-year-old man, according to a press release from the U.S. …
  • MARKET UPDATE - GRAINS, MEATS, SOFT 18 Jul 2019 23:01 MARKET UPDATE JUDY CRAWFORD TRADES FOR FRIDAY, JULY 19, 2019 888-301-8120 [email protected] EMOTION is your enemy more than any market will ever be. . IS THE GRAIN MOVE OVER WITH? In my July 2 newsletter I asked that question about the corn because it …
  • World's Erosion Experts Gather at Gateway to GBR 18 Jul 2019 22:56 Written by AZoCleantechJul 18 2019 Leading Australian and international gully erosion experts will meet in Townsville next week and view first-hand the severe impact this type of land degradation is having on the Great Barrier Reef. Heavy rain around North …
  • Viewpoints: Safe-Store Practices For Guns Would End Many Tragic, Unintentional Shootings; States Need To Ensure Opioid Settlements Go Toward Public Health 18 Jul 2019 22:52 Opinion writers weigh in on these and other public health issues. Bloomberg: U.S. Needs Safe Gun Storage Laws  That America has 300 million or more firearms in private hands is worrying. That many — perhaps most — of those guns aren’t properly secured is …
  • Booker bill would ban 'police' from ICE uniforms 18 Jul 2019 22:37 If a bill sponsored by U.S. Sen. Cory Booker became law, ICE agents would not be able to have the word "police" on their uniforms. New Jersey's junior senator and presidential candidate said that the word "police" blurs the line …
  • DPP gears up to fend off Chinese infiltration 18 Jul 2019 22:24 Taipei, July 17 (CNA) The ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) said Wednesday that it will hold a series of events across Taiwan to ward off Chinese infiltration into Taiwanese society, especially on campuses, starting in August. From next month, the …
  • 13 Philly Cops to Be Fired After Investigation Into Facebook Posts 18 Jul 2019 22:16 City Four other officers will be suspended — and nearly 70, in total, will receive some form of discipline after a probe into allegedly racist and violent Facebook posts. Police Commissioner Richard Ross | AP Photo/Matt Rourke The Philadelphia Police …
  • Getting to the data that matters can boost the customer experience 18 Jul 2019 20:22 By Auria Moore, director of solution strategy, Customer Master Data Management In an increasingly competitive landscape, delivering a rewarding, memorable customer experience is a top priority for most retailers. In today's digital world, however, …
  • Russia launches criminal case over gay adoption 18 Jul 2019 20:22 It all started when a 12-year-old boy was brought to a Moscow hospital with a stomachache last month. The doctors suspected appendicitis. But the checkup quickly took a different turn. When the boy mentioned that he is adopted and lives with two dads, the …
  • Conservatives want a return to misogynistic, paternalistic laws | Opinion 18 Jul 2019 20:18 Protesters gather against anti-abortion legislation at Legislative Plaza Tuesday, May 21, 2019, in Nashville, Tenn. Courtney Pedroza, Nashville Tennessean “As the husband is the guardian of the wife, and bound to protect and maintain her, the law has given …
  • Canada Jetlines: Its Turn To Fly 18 Jul 2019 19:05 Since my last article on Canada Jetlines (OTCQB:JETMF) back in Nov. 2018, the Canadian airline industry has changed quite a bit. From the privatization of WestJet (OTC:WJAFF) by Onex (OTCPK:ONEXF) to the acquisition of Air Transat by Air Canada (OTCQX: …
  • Bengaluru most digitised city; report 18 Jul 2019 18:06 Image Source : PTI Bengaluru most digitised city; report Bengaluru has topped the list of "most digitised cities" accounting for highest card payments in a study conducted by payments solution company Razorpay. According to the Era of Rising …
  • Nation of Debt: How much Kiwis owe and why it matters 18 Jul 2019 17:32 First, the bad news. New Zealand's debt mountain is still growing. The big, scary grand total — $571.04 billion in gross debt, or $115,000 a head — is about 16 per cent higher than it was three years ago when the Business Herald started tallying it. …
  • Rep Dave Loebsack Votes to #RaiseTheWage for 131,000 Iowans in the Second District 18 Jul 2019 17:28 WASHINGTON DC (July 18, 2019) — Representative Dave Loebsack released the following statement today after the House passed the Raise the Wage Act on a bipartisan vote. This legislation would gradually raise the minimum wage to $15 by 2025 and index future …
  • Bengaluru is most digitised city in terms of payments, Hyderabad second most: Razorpay report 18 Jul 2019 16:13 By PTI CHENNAI: Bengaluru has topped the list of "most digitised cities" accounting for highest card payments in a study conducted by payments solution company Razorpay. According to the Era of Rising Fintech Report, released by Razorpay Software …
  • NASA reveals incredible panoramas of the Apollo moon landings 18 Jul 2019 14:06 NASA has revealed a range of stunning panoramic images to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing.  Incredible panoramic images of the Apollo landing site were made by stitching together pre-existing photos to create a brand new way …
  • Vast sand scheme to protect Norfolk coast 18 Jul 2019 13:32 Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThe sand barrier will stretch for 6km (3.7 miles) along the Norfolk coast Nearly two million cubic metres of sand is being shifted to a stretch of eroding Norfolk coastline in a radical plan to save …
  • Times Investigation: Trump administration has gutted programs aimed at detecting weapons of mass destruction 18 Jul 2019 13:29 The Trump administration has quietly dismantled or cut back multiple programs that were created after the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks to help detect and prevent terrorism involving weapons of mass destruction, a Times investigation has found. The retreat has …
  • Tamil Nadu +1 supplementary results 2019 declared, how to check via websites 18 Jul 2019 13:08 TN +1 Supplementary Result 2019: The results are also available at dge.tn.nic.in  TN (Tamil Nadu) +1 11th Supplementary Result 2019: Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE), Tamil Nadu has announced the results for the +1 compartmental examinations. …
  • Abbas in bid to reform 'inefficient' judiciary 18 Jul 2019 11:51 PA President Mahmoud Abbas attends the Arab League's foreign ministers meeting to discuss unannounced U.S. blueprint for Israeli-Palestinian peace, in Cairo, Egypt, April 21, 2019.. (photo credit: MOHAMED ABD EL GHANY/REUTERS) Facing increased …
  • WGA’s fight with agents enters Act 2, but there’s no end in sight 18 Jul 2019 11:23 Like many of his peers, writer Rasheed Newson, a co-executive producer on the Showtime drama “The Chi,” was supportive of his union’s efforts to rein in some of the aggressive practices of talent agencies. But three months after the Writers Guild of …
  • Agronomy Day, farm income conference, new SoilWeb app 18 Jul 2019 11:19 Farmers will have the opportunity to learn from more University of Illinois scientists than ever before during the 62nd Agronomy Day on Aug. 22. Researchers and Extension specialists from across the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental …
  • UN Report Shows Mixed Results in Meeting SDGs 18 Jul 2019 10:10 Economy & Trade, Editors' Choice, Featured, Global, Headlines, IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse, Poverty & SDGs, TerraViva United Nations UNITED NATIONS, Jul 18 2019 (IPS) - The United Nations launched its 2019 report on Sustainable Development …
  • Typical challenges financial institutions face in their printing environment 18 Jul 2019 10:07 South African financial institutions are well known as ambassadors for the country. Their contributions in sport, art and education have made phenomenal strides in improving revenue and reputation, a mutual benefit for both the institutes and the country.  …
  • Illusive patterns in math explained by ideas in physics 18 Jul 2019 10:05 Patterns appear widely throughout nature and math, from the Fibonacci spirals of sea shells to the periodicity of crystals. But certain math problems can sometimes trick the human solver into seeing a pattern, but then, out of the blue, the pattern …
  • KLCI closes at month's low on PChem, Tenaga losses 18 Jul 2019 09:55 KUALA LUMPUR: Blue chips ended Thursday at a month's low, in line with the weaker key Asian markets, as the US-China trade war continues to erode corporate earnings and impact the global econmic growth. At 5pm, the FBM KLCI was down 8.60 points or 0. …
  • Tom Belford to re-stand for Hawke's Bay Regional Council 18 Jul 2019 08:03 Hawke's Bay regional councillor Tom Belford has announced he will be re-standing for council at this year's elections. Belford, who currently represents the Hastings constituency, said he hopes voters will endorse the direction the current council …
  • Australia Sees Jobs Boom in West as Resources Comeback on Cards 18 Jul 2019 05:35 (Bloomberg) -- Employment jumped and the labor force swelled in Australia’s western mining heartland, offsetting job losses in every other state, suggesting forecasts of a resource investment revival might be coming to pass. In Western Australia, 13,800 …
  • Conservation endowment will preserve Swaner EcoCenter’s future 18 Jul 2019 03:36 Nell Larson, Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter executive director, knows there is more to land conservation than just setting it aside as open space. She knows the 1,200-acre Swaner Preserve wetlands are continually impacted by visitors — both human and …
  • N.C. crowd chants ‘Send her back’ as Trump criticizes Rep. Omar and House ‘squad’ 18 Jul 2019 02:40 President Donald Trump on Wednesday night criticized the House Democratic women known as the “squad,” zeroing in on Rep. Ilhan Omar of Minnesota as his supporters chanted “Send her back!” He contended Omar “blamed” the United States for the 9/11 …
  • Row brews over plan to rezone scenic area of Kerry for housing 18 Jul 2019 00:17 The planning regulator has criticised changes made by councillors in Kerry to a local area plan which would allow the construction of housing in a highly scenic location. The Office of the Planning Regulator has called on Kerry County Council to omit …
  • Cypherpunks, extropians and anarchists — meet the radical characters behind cryptocurrencies 18 Jul 2019 00:01 Posted July 18, 2019 09:31:08 While cryptocurrencies have been in the spotlight for years now, much less is known about their origins — including the Californian-based anarchists and futurists of the 1970s and 80s who wrestled with this once-radical idea …
  • Revance: A Wrinkle-Inducing Year Creates An Opportunity 17 Jul 2019 23:16 Revance (RVNC) is a clinical stage biotech company that is looking to enter into the botulinum toxin market. Its lead formulation appears to be differentiated from current options, which may lend it an edge when it enters the market. However, over the …
  • Alabama’s Roy Moore lags in 2020 fundraising, Jones leads 17 Jul 2019 22:57 MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Alabama Republican Roy Moore has raised less than $17,000 for his U.S. Senate race, according to quarterly campaign reports filed this week. The fundraising report covered only the opening few days of his campaign but show Moore is …
  • KPA in race to put up oil facility at port 17 Jul 2019 22:47 An Employee of Tullow Company breaks a seal from trucks of the first crude oil consignment from Lokichar,Turkana upon arrival at the Mombasa's Changamwe KPRL storage facility in Mombasa County on Thursday, June 7,2018. [Maarufu Mohamed/Standard] …
  • Florida sued over sanctuary policy ban Associated Press 17 Jul 2019 22:28 MIAMI (AP) — The city of South Miami and a coalition of immigrant advocates sued Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday over a new law that forces local law enforcement agencies to cooperate with federal immigration officials. The lawsuit filed by lawyers …
  • Microaggressions Persist in Medicine and Surgery 17 Jul 2019 22:26 NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Raising awareness, voicing concerns, and confronting microaggressions are critically needed to foster a more accepting culture in medicine and surgery. "Microaggressions are experienced by women and underrepresented …
  • Mayors head to Washington to share climate ideas 17 Jul 2019 22:24 Mayor Ted Wheeler said Portland has been leading the way on reducing carbon emissions by: Alexandra Limon Posted: Jul 17, 2019 / 02:54 PM PDT / Updated: Jul 17, 2019 / 02:55 PM PDT WASHINGTON (Nexstar) — Mayors who are leading the way in …
  • Movie review: Lynn Shelton’s ‘Sword of Trust’ is a sharp comedy 17 Jul 2019 21:49 Lynn Shelton unsheathes a ramshackle portrait of a deeply divided nation in her wonderfully quirky “Sword of Trust.” It’s a bit of a departure for the director, whose oddball romantic couplings in films like “Humpday,” “Your Sister’s Sister” and “Outside …
  • Muncie government employee, contractor face federal corruption allegations 17 Jul 2019 20:27 INDIANAPOLIS – A "multi-year and ongoing" federal investigation has led to two arrests, including a Muncie government employee. In a press release, the U.S. Attorney's Office said Debra Nicole "Nikki" Grigsby and Tony Franklin were …
  • What to know about inflammatory rheumatism 17 Jul 2019 19:40 Inflammatory rheumatism describes a range of medical conditions that cause pain and inflammation around the joints, tendons, and bones.Rheumatic conditions tend to cause pain in the joints. Some people use the term "inflammatory rheumatism" to …
  • Annai Infra Developers gets SEBI nod for IPO 17 Jul 2019 18:50 Erode (Tamil Nadu)-based Annai Infra Developers which executes water management and irrigation EPC projects, has received approval from SEBI for an IPO. The total size of the IPO is expected to be in the range of ₹200-250 crore. The IPO will be an offer- …
  • Is ‘They’ the Way to Go? 17 Jul 2019 18:04 To the Editor: Re “The Perfect Pronoun: Singular ‘They,’” by Farhad Manjoo (column, July 11): The last major linguistic innovation we English speakers undertook in response to social change was the spread of “Ms.” in the 1970s. This allowed half the …
  • Turmeric price further improves 17 Jul 2019 17:38 Turmeric prices ruled higher in the Erode market on Wednesday. The root variety price went up by ₹450 a quintal at the Erode Turmeric Merchants Association salesyard and by ₹300 at the Regulated Marketing Committee. The finger turmeric price rose by ₹300 a …
  • Sea level rise requires extra management to maintain salt marshes 17 Jul 2019 17:32 Salt marshes are important habitats for fish and birds and protect coasts under sea level rise against stronger wave attacks. However, salt marshes themselves are much more vulnerable to these global change threats than previously thought. Stronger waves …
  • Wide income gaps affect health of rich and poor alike, says researcher 17 Jul 2019 15:21 Sharp income disparity in neighborhoods linked with physical and mental health problems, says U of A social epidemiologist who found similar results in Boston and Calgary. Newborns in U.S. counties where the gap between rich and poor is wider than average …
  • New demand response rule to erode market power of generator cartel 17 Jul 2019 15:07 Australia is about to take another significant step towards breaking the market power of the country’s electricity generation cartel – and prepare for a renewables-dominated grid – with the main rule maker finally allowing demand response to enter the …
  • Oil pops higher ahead of EIA inventory report 17 Jul 2019 13:15 Oil futures were on track to snap a two-slide and recover a fraction of Tuesday’s losses ahead of a weekly report on U.S. inventories. The Energy Information Administration is scheduled to release U.S. crude stockpiles at 10:30 a.m. Eastern Time, which …
  • Manifesto for a post-carbon future 17 Jul 2019 12:51 For two centuries the left was understandably relaxed about time. The arrow of time, which in nature produces complex systems out of simple ones, had replaced feudalism with capitalism, the proletariat and technological progress. In the process it produced …
  • Ursula von der Leyen faces big challenges in European Parliament 17 Jul 2019 12:17 (MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) Analysis Nawab Khan BRUSSELS, July 17 (KUNA) -- Members of the European Parliament on Tuesday elected Germany's Ursula von der Leyen as the new President of the European Commission with a narrow majority. She is set …
  • Share market update: Sugar stocks under pressure; Uttam Sugar Mills slips over 3% 17 Jul 2019 10:32 NEW DELHI: Most sugar stocks were trading lower in Wednesday's afternoon session. Shares of Uttam Sugar Mills (down 3.35 per cent), Kesar Enterprises (down 3.20 per cent), Dalmia Bharat Sugar & Industries (down 2.33 per cent), Avadh Sugar (down 1. …
  • Poor salaries jolt civil servants 17 Jul 2019 10:28 Civil servants representatives yesterday demonstrated in Harare and handed over a petition to the government demanding a restoration of their salary to at least the equivalent of US$475 using the interbank rate. At the prevailing rate, the civil servants …
  • With racist tweets and comments, Trump signals bare-knuckle reelection fight 17 Jul 2019 10:25 “Quiet! Quiet! Quiet! Quiet!” With those four words, President Donald Trump threw onto the 2020 canvas the political boxing gloves he ripped off Sunday with two racist tweets. An animated-then-aggressive Trump was demanding silence of a reporter, under an …
  • Trump’s packed Supreme Court backs ‘forced arbitration’ that bars workers from taking abusive bosses to court 17 Jul 2019 10:13 ADVERTISEMENT This article was paid for by Raw Story subscribers. Not a subscriber? Try us and go ad-free for $1. Prefer to give a one-time tip? Click here. Bill Schleicher Corporations are rapidly rendering sexual harassment, race and gender …
  • [Kim Myong-sik] South Korean military lowers guards against North prematurely 17 Jul 2019 08:40 South Korea currently ranks 12th in terms of economic power of nations. It ranks a little higher in international researchers’ comparison of military strength. The oft-quoted Global Fire Power website listed the Republic of Korea as seventh in the world in …
  • Multi-crore boost for agriculture sector 17 Jul 2019 08:40 Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Tuesday made announcements in the Assembly to boost the agriculture and horticulture sectors in the State. In suo motu statements in the House, Mr. Palaniswami said loans to the tune of ₹266 crore will be granted …
  • Budget cuts hurt Judiciary amid talk of falling standards 17 Jul 2019 08:02 By ABIUD OCHIENG More by this Author Chief Justice David Maraga has occasionally come out to defend the Judiciary against the criticism and affirm its commitment to serving the public while at the same time upholding the Constitution. Some decisions by the …
  • China penetrates Israel, worrying America 17 Jul 2019 08:01 (MENAFN - NewsIn.Asia) "> By Kathy Gilsinan/The Atlantic US national-security officials have for years warned developing nations about the dangers of allowing Chinese investment in their countries. But now the Defense Department is worried …
  • Industry and campaigners spar over S.Africa's carbon tax 17 Jul 2019 06:54 South Africa's new carbon tax has provoked a storm of criticism from environmental campaigners who say it is too weak—and from industry that predicts it will cause mass job losses. The new tax, the first of its type in Africa, was cautiously introduced …
  • LNG export terminal would take 360 trucks a day, 24/7, Army Corps says 17 Jul 2019 06:09 Credit: http://photozou.jp/photo/show/254715/24141912 The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers divulged new details yesterday about plans for New Jersey’s first export terminal for liquefied natural gas, showing it would be supplied by as …
  • Canberra urged to be wary of joining ASEAN 17 Jul 2019 05:21 The prospect of Australia joining ASEAN was pushed before the re-election of the Morrison government, a foreign policy initiative which will gain momentum, but analysts are warning the prime minister should think twice. A key sticking point is the 10 …
  • NZEI Te Riu Roa to take legal action over delays in payments 17 Jul 2019 04:08 Press Release – NZEI NZEI Te Riu Roa will take legal action over the lengthy delay in implementing pay increases for teachers. Novopay announced yesterday that teachers would have to wait until 11 September to see pay increases that they won when they …
  • South Africa - Nominal GDP Compression Nightmare 17 Jul 2019 03:45 In the following article, we provide an update on the economic outlook for South Africa (NYSE:EZA) following some important recent events. Specifically, we reference the reappointment of Lesetja Kganyago as South Africa’s central bank governor for another …
  • Will new powers to regulate third level erode autonomy of universities? 17 Jul 2019 02:58 An ice-sculpture for a €13,000 retirement party. Painted portraits of senior staff commissioned at a cost of €20,000. VIP-style expenses for relocating a staff member including delivery of a fitted kitchen. This is just a selection of examples of mis- …
  • EPM’s Hidroituango debacle cost Colombia $1.2 billion (and counting) 17 Jul 2019 01:53 Colombia’s largest hydroelectric dam was expected to be begin providing 17% of the country’s electricity in November, but a series of irregularities has cost the treasury more than $1.2 billion and counting. Colombia’s vice-Comptroller General, Ricardo …
  • Immigrant Groups Join City Of South Miami In Suit Over Sanctuary City Ban 17 Jul 2019 01:38 The city of South Miami and immigrant advocacy groups are suing the state of Florida over a new law that bans sanctuary cities and requires local officials to cooperate with federal immigration authorities. The Southern Poverty Law Center is representing …
  • UCP solidarity, never a sure thing, shows some early cracks 17 Jul 2019 00:26 Premier Jason Kenney in a Postmedia file photo. Larry Wong / POSTMEDIA NETWORK Alberta’s politics are carved in stone right now. It seems that the UCP dynasty, like the Sphinx, won’t begin to erode for a couple of millennia. That’s the prevailing …
  • 3 of Erode family with severe burns hospitalised 15 Jul 2019 22:17 ERODE: In a bizarre incident noticed in an autorickshaw driver’s house in K K Nagar in Erode early on Monday, three persons were found engulfed in flames and all three were rushed to the government hospital here after neighbours managed to douse the flames …
  • Living on the fringe can erode our sense of community. Here's how we fix that 12 Jul 2019 22:19 Posted July 13, 2019 08:00:00 With Australians moving away from the inner city and into more affordable areas on the fringes, many people are missing out on the joy of community, experts say. Large housing estates, which have been around since the end of …
  • Christian Porter says religious freedom bill won't erode state LGBT protections 11 Jul 2019 18:10 Christian Porter has sought to allay concerns that a federal religious discrimination bill could water down protections for LGBT people in state legislation. The attorney general told Guardian Australia the bill “is not intended to displace state law nor …
  • Australia’s ‘encryption’ law could erode consumer trust in tech: Amazon 08 Jul 2019 07:03 Online retail and cloud computing giant Amazon has warned MPs that Australia’s so-called ‘encryption’ law could erode consumer trust in technology. The claim by the US company is contained in a submission to an inquiry of the Parliamentary Joint Committee …
  • 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 …
  • Indian Oil Corp's R&D centre patent filing crosses 1,000-mark 30 Apr 2019 14:47 NEW DELHI: State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) Tuesday said its research and development centre at Faridabad has become the first public sector oil and gas company to cross the milestone of filing 1,000 patents. The Centre filed the 1,001st patent this week, …
  • IOC's R&D centre patent filing crosses 1,000-mark 30 Apr 2019 13:18 New Delhi, Apr 30 () State-owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) Tuesday said its research and development centre at Faridabad has become the first public sector oil and gas company to cross the milestone of filing 1,000 patents. The Centre filed the 1,001st patent …
  • IndianOil crosses 1,000-patent milestone 30 Apr 2019 11:55   Indian Oil Corporation’s (IndianOil) Research & Development centre has filed its 1,001st patent this week. This makes IOCL the first among oil and gas PSUs to achieve this. “The R&D centre’s IP (Intellectual Property) portfolio comprises 794 …
  • 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 …
  • 700-yr-old idol stolen in 1915 found inside old house 30 Apr 2019 02:41 29 Apr 2019, 12:20PM ISTSource: TNNA 700-year-old idol that went missing from a temple in Melur in Madurai in 1915 was found concealed in the wall of an old house. It had allegedly been stolen by Karuppasamy, one of the two priests of the temple. Idol wing …
  • Pollachi case file handed over to CBI 30 Apr 2019 02:24 By Express News Service Pollachi case file handed over to CBI Chennai: A statement issued by the Crime Branch CID police on Monday said that it has handed over the documents relating to the Pollachi sexual harassment case to the Central Bureau of …
  • Tamil Nadu SSLC results announced, Tirupur on top 29 Apr 2019 16:22 By Chennaivision in Chennai News April 29, 2019 In Tamil Nadu, the Board of Secondary Education, also known as, the Directorate of Government Examinations (DGE), today announced the class 10 public exams results or SSLC results. Out of the ten lakh …
  • SSLC results announced: TN records highest pass percentage in five years 29 Apr 2019 06:09 Tamil Nadu recorded a pass percentage of 95.2% in the SSLC examinations conducted in March. This is the highest pass percentage recorded in the last five years and a marginal increase when compared to the pass percentage of 94.5% recorded in 2018. Nearly 9 …
  • TN 10th Result 2019 29 Apr 2019 05:27 CHENNAI: The overall pass percentage in Class X board exams in Tamil Nadu witnessed a slight increase as 95.2% of the students who appeared for the exams passed this year. Last year, the pass percentage was 94.5%. In a record, 97% of the girls cleared the …
  • Tamil Nadu Class 10 results released; slight rise in pass percentage 29 Apr 2019 04:35 CHENNAI: The overall pass percentage in Class X board exams in Tamil Nadu witnessed a slight increase as 95.2% of the students who appeared for the exams passed this year. Last year, the pass percentage was 94.5%. In a record, 97% of the girls cleared the …
  • NIA raids at houses in Kasargod, Palakkad; gadgets, documents seized 29 Apr 2019 01:31 By Express News Service KASARGOD/KOCHI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) raided the houses of two people in Kasargod and one in Palakkad on Sunday over suspected links to the Islamic State (IS).The raids in the houses of Ahamed Arafat of …
  • Two more held in connection with child adoption racket 29 Apr 2019 00:43 Express News Service NAMAKKAL: Two women from Erode were arrested in connection with the child adoption racket for their alleged role as brokers, on Sunday. With these arrests, the number of suspects in the case has increased to eight. The police are now …
  • NTC Logistics unveils two new offerings 28 Apr 2019 17:29 The ₹1,000-crore NTC Logistics India Pvt Ltd (formerly Namakkal Transport) has expanded its footprints in the logistics sector with the launch of two new offerings — Everrenew Energy and SCINNTC — with a view to becoming a $1-billion company by 2025. While …
  • Madras High Court suggestion on consensual sex between minors hailed 28 Apr 2019 17:13 Image Source : PTI The court also suggested some measures including "the Act can be amended to the effect that the age of the offender ought not to be more than five years or so than the consensual victim girl of 16 years or more, so that the …
  • 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 …
  • Madras HC suggestion on consensual sex between minors hailed 27 Apr 2019 14:13 Chennai/New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) The Madras High Court’s suggestion to exclude consensual sex with girls above 16 from rigours of the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act has been welcomed by legal experts. The Madras High Court on …
  • Tamil Nadu Nurse Arrested Over Claim Of "Stealing And Selling" Newborns 27 Apr 2019 00:56 Police arrested the nurse, her husband and an ambulance driver (Representational) Namakkal, Tamil Nadu: A retired government nurse was arrested in Tamil Nadu's Namakkal on Friday in connection with her purported claim in an audio clip that she has been …
  • '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 …
  • "Selling Newborns For 30 Years": Audio Of Woman Goes Viral, Tamil Nadu Cops Probe 26 Apr 2019 03:37 The woman can be heard saying she arranges birth certificates for Rs 70,000. (Representational) Namakkal: An audio clip has gone viral on social media sites in which allegedly a former nurse can be heard saying that she has 30 years of experience in " …
  • Sri Lanka Blasts: 60 Malayalees under scanner 26 Apr 2019 01:02 Express News Service KOCHI: In the wake of the Sri Lankan serial blasts, the Kerala police have started collecting details of 60 Malayalees associated with a fraction linked to Tamil Nadu-based Towheeth Jamaath, an organisation whose name cropped up during …
  • Madras High Court forms panel to revamp criminal justice system 24 Apr 2019 23:34 Express News Service CHENNAI: To shatter into pieces the saying that ‘once a criminal, always a criminal’, a division bench of the Madras High Court has constituted a panel, led by a former DGP R Nataraj as its chairman, to revamp the criminal justice …
  • TVS shifts up a gear; turns focus on on-demand mobility services 24 Apr 2019 14:48 The $8.5 billion TVS Group - best known for its scooters, motorcycles, auto components and and logistics - has renewed focus on another arm of its business. And that is TVS’ aftermarket solutions company, TVS Automobile Solutions (TAS). A part of the group …
  • Seven killed in temple stampede near Tiruchirapalli 22 Apr 2019 02:04 Seven people, including four women, were killed and 12 others injured in a stampede at the Sri Karuppanaswamy temple at Muthayampalayam near Thuraiyur on Sunday. The tragedy occurred when devotees in large numbers turned up at the private temple for …
  • Dhinakaran elected AMMK general secretary 20 Apr 2019 07:48 T.T.V. Dhinakaran, deputy general secretary of the Amma Makkal Munnetra Kazhagam (AMMK), was elected general secretary of the organisation at a meeting of office-bearers and senior functionaries in Chennai on Friday. The AMMK, which was floated as a …
  • 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 …
  • T.N. records 71% turnout for Lok Sabha polls, 72% for bypolls 19 Apr 2019 03:54 Barring a few stray incidents, polling in Tamil Nadu for the 38 Lok Sabha seats and bypolls to 18 Assembly constituencies went off peacefully on Thursday. The turnout for the Lok Sabha polls was 70.90% as of 9 p.m., about 3% lower than that of the 2014 …
  • 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, …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: Hope Centre gives J&K an elected govt which is its right: Omar 18 Apr 2019 07:04 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: 'I developed Mathura, BSP-SP busy fighting,' says Hema 18 Apr 2019 05:55 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: Dynasty, regional politics never hindered country: Kumaraswamy 18 Apr 2019 04:50 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 …
  • LIVE | LS polls, Phase 2: 'BJP has taken over AIADMK,' says Kanimozhi 18 Apr 2019 04:08 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • Will implement Godavari-Cauvery interlinking project immediately if re-elected: Anbumani Ramadoss 16 Apr 2019 01:00 By Express News Service NAMAKKAL / SALEM : If AIADMK-PMK alliance came to power, it will execute Godavari-Cauvery interlinking project immediately, said PMK leader Anbumani Ramadoss, while campaigning in Rasipuram on Monday. “Through the project, Tamil …
  • 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 …
  • 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, …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: Hope Centre gives J&K an elected govt which is its right: Omar 18 Apr 2019 07:04 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: 'I developed Mathura, BSP-SP busy fighting,' says Hema 18 Apr 2019 05:55 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: Dynasty, regional politics never hindered country: Kumaraswamy 18 Apr 2019 04:50 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 …
  • LIVE | LS polls, Phase 2: 'BJP has taken over AIADMK,' says Kanimozhi 18 Apr 2019 04:08 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • LIVE | Lok Sabha polls, Phase 2: EVM glitches reported at booths in WB, Assam 18 Apr 2019 02:47 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • Lok Sabha polls, Phase 2 LIVE: Big fight in Karnataka as 95 seats go to polls today 18 Apr 2019 02:07 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • MK Stalin is going to be CM of Tamil Nadu: Rahul Gandhi 17 Apr 2019 07:51 Rahul Gandhi Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday indirectly attacked the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and said, “We will never ever let the people of Tamil Nadu be ruled by Nagpur”. “We will never ever let the people of Tamil Nadu be ruled by …
  • Army deserter reunited with family after 13 years 17 Apr 2019 06:34 THANE: A 45-year-old Indian Army deserter, who hid his identity and had abandoned his family for 13 years, was reunited with his kin by authorities at civic-run Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj hospital in Kalwa recently. R Vadivelan, a gunner with the …
  • Chennai-Salem expressway: Centre to start project after talks with farmers, says Gadkari 15 Apr 2019 15:12 The Madras HC had on Monday quashed the land acquisition proceedings for the proposed Rs 10,000 crore greenfield expressway project. (Express Photo/Representational) Nearly a week after the Madras High Court quashed the entire land acquisition …
  • 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 …
  • Nagpur should not rule Tamil Nadu: Rahul 12 Apr 2019 19:52 Krishnagiri/Salem/Theni/Madurai (Tamil Nadu), April 12 (IANS) Tamil Nadu should be ruled by the people of Tamil Nadu and DMK President M.K. Stalin will become its next Chief Minister, Congress President Rahul Gandhi declared on Friday. …
  • Congress and BJP play second fiddle to Dravidian... 12 Apr 2019 19:36 The Lok Sabha elections to be held in the Tamil Nadu on April 18. Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday urged the people of Tamil Nadu to cast their vote in favour of the Secular Progressive Alliance - the DMK-led front that includes the Congress. …
  • Cong manifesto is not Man Ki Baat, its Kam ki Baat: Rahul in Tamil Nadu 12 Apr 2019 14:36 Tamil Nadu:Taking a veiled dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's radio talk programme, Congress president Rahul Gandhi Friday said his party's manifesto was not the "Man Ki Baat of one megalomaniac" but talked about work of the nation. …
  • TN should not be ruled from Nagpur, says Rahul 12 Apr 2019 11:50 Krishnagiri (Tamil Nadu), April 12 (IANS) Tamil Nadu should be ruled by the people of Tamil Nadu and DMK President M.K. Stalin will become its next Chief Minister, Congress President Rahul Gandhi declared on Friday. Addressing an election rally here, about …
  • Rahul mocks PM's 'Make in India', says 'Made in China' rules 12 Apr 2019 11:16 Salem: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday mocked Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "Make in India" slogan, saying the country's market was now flooded with Chinese products. Addressing a poll rally here, he referred to unemployed …
  • Tamil Nadu should not be ruled from Nagpur, says Congress chef Rahul Gandhi 12 Apr 2019 09:34 By IANS KRISHNAGIRI: Tamil Nadu should be ruled by the people of Tamil Nadu and DMK President M.K. Stalin will become its next Chief Minister, Congress President Rahul Gandhi declared on Friday. Addressing an election rally here, about 260 km from Chennai, …
  • Tamil Nadu should not be ruled from Nagpur: Rahul 12 Apr 2019 08:38 Krishnagiri (Tamil Nadu), April 12 (IANS) Tamil Nadu should be ruled by the people of Tamil Nadu and DMK President M.K. Stalin will become its next Chief Minister, Congress President Rahul Gandhi declared on Friday. Addressing an election rally here, about …
  • I want to carry out a surgical strike on poverty: Rahul Gandhi 12 Apr 2019 08:25 NET Bureau Addressing a public rally in Tamil Nadu’s Krishnagiri on Friday, Rahul Gandhi slammed the Modi led-BJP government for indulging in hate politics against the people of the state and claimed on carrying out a surgical strike on poverty. ‘BJP …
  • Tamil Nadu will not be ruled from Nagpur, Stalin will be CM: Rahul 12 Apr 2019 08:00 Krishnagiri: Addressing a public rally in Tamil Nadu’s Krishnagiri on Friday, Rahul Gandhi slammed the Modi led-BJP government for indulging in hate politics against the people of the state and claimed he would launch a surgical strike on poverty if …
  • Rahul Gandhi Addresses Public Rallies In Tamil Nadu: Highlights 12 Apr 2019 07:38 Rahul Gandhi's Tamil Nadu rallies are scheduled for the remaining phases of the seven-phased elections. New Delhi: Congress President Rahul Gandhi is set to address four public rallies in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. Mr Gandhi will address public …
  • Chennai-Salem highway project: Madras HC quashes land acquisition proceedings 08 Apr 2019 10:57 Chennai-Salem highway project: The controversial project is the latest in a series of protests against major projects in Tamil Nadu(Representational Image) The Madras High Court Monday quashed the entire land acquisition proceedings initiated for the …
  • Madras HC quashes land acquisition for expressway 08 Apr 2019 10:28 Chennai, April 8 (IANS) The Madras High Court on Monday cancelled the land acquisition announcement for the controversial eight-lane expressway between Chennai-Salem at a cost of about Rs 10,000 crore. Passing the orders in the case filed by PMK leader …
  • HC quashes land acquisition process for Chennai-Salem green corridor project 08 Apr 2019 08:53 The Madras High Court today quashed the land acquisition process for the ₹ 10,000 crore Chennai-Salem greenfield corridor, stating, the project would have adverse effect on environment and water bodies. With ten days left for the Lok Sabha and the 18 …
  • NCDEX Turmeric under fresh buying; Support seen at 6437 08 Apr 2019 07:03 NCDEX Mustard Seed under fresh buying; Resistance seen at 3845 NCDEX Soyabean under fresh buying; Support seen at 3815 MCX Crude Palm Oil under short covering; Support seen at 542.5 MCX Mentha Oil under fresh selling: Support seen at 1509.9 NCDEX Ref. Soya …
  • NCDEX Turmeric may trade between 6300-6496 levels 05 Apr 2019 06:19 NCDEX Jeera under short covering; Support seen at 16020 MCX Aluminium may trade between 145.9-149.9 levels NCDEX Mustard Seed under long liquidation; Support seen at 3758 MCX Nickel under fresh selling: Support seen at 898.1 MCX Crude Palm Oil under short …
  • Brisk business despite soaring prices of flowers and vegetables 05 Apr 2019 04:12 Hours before dawn, Krishnarajendra Market (K.R. Market) is bustling. Seethamma, who travels all the way from Doddaballapur every day, is seen busy dealing with her customers over her piles of sevantige (chrysanthemum), mallige (jasmine), and chendu hoovu ( …
  • NCDEX Turmeric may trade between 6238-6570 levels 04 Apr 2019 06:27 NCDEX Jeera under short covering; Resistance seen at 16150 NCDEX Mustard Seed likely to move in a range of 3782-3852 MCX Crude Palm Oil under long liquidation MCX Mentha Oil may trade between 1508.6-1607.6 levels NCDEX Ref. Soya Oil under long liquidation; …
  • NCDEX Turmeric likely to move in a range of 6220-6460 03 Apr 2019 06:13 MCX Aluminium under long liquidation: Support seen at 146.6 NCDEX Mustard Seed likely to move in a range of 3767-3851 Short Covering seen in MCX Crude Palm Oil MCX Nickel under fresh buying: Support seen at 897.4 NCDEX Ref. Soya Oil under short covering; …
  • NCDEX Turmeric under short covering; Support seen at 6132 02 Apr 2019 06:08 NCDEX Mustard Seed may trade between 3752-3804 levels MCX Zinc under fresh buying; Support seen at 221.4 MCX Crude Palm Oil under fresh buying; Resistance seen at 528.7 NCDEX Ref. Soya Oil likely to move in a range of 724-734 MCX Copper under long …
  • Heat wave-like conditions in Tamil Nadu; city sizzles at 39.2 degrees 31 Mar 2019 22:25 By Express News Service CHENNAI: Heat wave-like conditions prevailed in several parts of the State, including Chennai on Sunday. The Meenambakkam station in city suburbs recorded a scorching 39.2 degree Celsius, 4.5 degrees above normal and Nungambakkam …
  • O Panneerselvam slams DMK on Tamils issue 30 Mar 2019 21:51 DHARMAPURI: The Deputy Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam taking the lead from J.Jayalalithaa's statement, accused DMK of deceiving people of the state and cover up its role in mass killing of Tamil people in Sri Lanka. On Saturday, the deputy CM was here …
  • NCDEX Turmeric under short covering; Support seen at 6062 29 Mar 2019 05:54 NCDEX Mustard Seed may trade between 3732-3764 levels MCX Nickel likely to move in a range of 874.7-901.5 MCX Crude Palm Oil under fresh selling; Resistance 529.2 NCDEX Ref. Soya oil likely to move in a range of 729-733 MCX Zinc under long liquidation; …
  • Lok Sabha Elections in Tamil Nadu 28 Mar 2019 10:11 NEW DELHI: Tamil Nadu goes to polls in the second phase of the seven-phase elections. Elections to 39 parliamentary seats will take place on April 18 in a single-phase polling. Lok Sabha elections 2019: Get all live updates TOP CONTENDERS The four-cornered …
  • 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 …