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  • Farmers attack Telangana MP’s convoy, clash with BJP workers January 27, 2022 8:39 pm A mob of farmers attacked the convoy of Telangana BJP MP Dharmapuri Arvind with stones and sticks on Tuesday in Nizamabad district, alleging that he has failed to fulfil his pre-election promise of securing a turmeric board for the state from the Centre. …
  • Telangana BJP MP Alleges Attack By Mob Of Workers From KCR's Party January 27, 2022 4:58 am Arvind Dharmapuri claimed the incident was a "planned conspiracy by the Telangana Police and TRS goons" Hyderabad: BJP MP Arvind Dharmapuri on Wednesday alleged that he was attacked by Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) workers in Telangana. Mr …
  • TN to restore water bodies for recharging groundwater level January 26, 2022 6:12 am (MENAFN- IANS) Chennai, Jan 26 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu Water Resources department is planning to restore, repair, and renovate water bodies across the state to increase the storage capacity and groundwater levels. The Water Resources Department (WRD) is …
  • TRS activists attack D. Arvind's vehicle January 25, 2022 9:19 pm NIZAMABAD: TRS activists allegedly attacked a vehicle belonging to Nizamabad BJP MP Dharmapuri Arvind at Issapally village in Armoor mandal on Wednesday. The incident occurred when the MP was proceeding to participate in developmental programmes in …
  • Tension in Nizamabad district after TRS activists attack BJP MP Arvind Dharmapuri's vehicle January 25, 2022 12:21 pm By Express News Service NIZAMABAD: Tension prevailed near Issapalli village in Armoor mandal in Nizamabad district on Tuesday after TRS activists attacked the vehicle in which Nizamabad BJP MP Arvind Dharmapuri was travelling. The TRS activists damaged the …
  • Aladipatti tribals want road connectivity to Salem, Dharmapuri January 25, 2022 6:36 am Express News Service SALEM: Residents of Aladipatti, a tribal settlement near Kalvarayan hills, have urged the State government for road connectivity to Salem and Dharmapuri districts. Aladipatti comes under the Ayothiyapattinam Panchayat Union and has a …
  • Rank list for MBBS, BDS admissions out, counselling on Jan 27 January 25, 2022 2:59 am By Express News Service CHENNAI: I Siva of Pudukottai scored 514 to secure the first rank under 7.5 per cent quota seats for government school students in the MBBS and BDS admissions rank list 2021-2022 released by Health Minister Ma Subramanian at the …
  • Erode district reports 1,119 newCOVID-19 cases January 24, 2022 5:05 pm Erode district reported 1,119 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to 1,18,607. While 631 persons were discharged, 6,848 persons continue to be under treatment. One person died, raising the toll to 722. Salem district reported 1,089 positive cases and …
  • Tamil Nadu has right to go ahead with Hogenakkal project, says Minister January 23, 2022 7:08 am Chennai:  The proposal to launch the second phase of the Hogenakkal Integrated Drinking Water Project with a view to increasing the number of beneficiaries in Dharmapuri and Krishnagiri districts, at a cost of 4,600 crore, is seemingly heading for another …
  • TRS chalks out plan to win all SC, ST seats in next polls January 22, 2022 11:46 pm HYDERABAD: The ruling Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS), which made a clean sweep of Assembly constituencies reserved for candidates from Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in 2018 polls except in Khammam, is planning to roll out schemes like podu land …
  • Additional AC-3 tier coach added to three pairs of trains permanently January 22, 2022 12:08 pm The following train services operated between Mysore and Mayiladuthurai, Mysore and Tuticorin and Yesvantpur – Kochuveli (via Dharmapuri, Salem, Erode) will be permanently augmented by one AC 3-tier coach as detailed below. A release from Salem Railway …
  • Archaeological excavations will establish prominence of TN in history of Indian subcontinent January 21, 2022 1:23 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Chennai, Jan 21 (IANS) The next phase of archaeological excavations in seven sites of Tamil Nadu will commence from February and help establish that the history of Indian subcontinent began from the landscape of Tamil Nadu, Chief Minister M. …
  • Rs 2.87 crore cash, 6.637 kg gold, 13.85 kg silver found during raids at Anbalagan’s properties January 21, 2022 1:16 pm By Chennaivision in Chennai News, News January 21, 2022 During the searches at premises linked to former AIADMK Minister for Higher Education KP Anbalagan Rs.2.87 crore cash, gold ornaments weighing about 6.637 kg, 13.85 kg silver and other incriminating …
  • DVAC raids on ex-minister's premises political vendetta: AIADMK January 20, 2022 2:00 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Chennai, Jan 20 (IANS) AIADMK leaders and former Chief Ministers, O. Panneerselvam and K. Palaniswami have said that the raids conducted by the Tamil Nadu Directorate of Vigilance and Anti Corruption (DVAC) on the residence and premises of …
  • DVAC sleuths raid 57 places linked to ex-AIADMK minister January 20, 2022 9:51 am DVAC sleuths commenced searches at 57 places that belonged to former AIADMK minister K P Anbalagan, his relatives and supporters in Chennai, Salem and Dharmapuri districts on Thursday morning.CHENNAI/SALEM: DVAC sleuths commenced searches at 57 places …
  • DVAC raids 58 premises linked to former TN Minister, seizes unaccounted cash, gold January 20, 2022 7:43 am Chennai: Vigilance raids were conducted on Thursday in different parts of Tamil Nadu and in Telangana at the premises of AIADMK leader and former Minister K P Anbalagan in connection with a disproportionate assets case. Anbalagan was the Higher Education …
  • TN: DVAC raids underway at 57 locations linked to former minister KP Anbalagan January 20, 2022 5:40 am By Express News Service COIMBATORE:  DVAC is carrying out raids in over 55 premises linked to former minister for higher education KP Anbalagan in connection with Rs 11.32 crore disproportionate asset case. Directorate of Vigilance and Anti Corruption …
  • DVAC sleuths raid properties of former Minister Anbalagan January 20, 2022 4:31 am By Chennaivision in Chennai News, News January 20, 2022 DVAC raid over has been going on at 55 premises across Tamil Nadu  linked to former minister for higher education, KP Anbalagan, in connection with Rs 11.32 crore disproportionate asset case. …
  • Former Minister K.P.Anbalagan booked on corruption charges January 20, 2022 4:27 am The Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption, Dharmapuri, registered cases against the former Minister of Higher Education K.P.Anbalagan and his family members including his daughter-in-law, under various sections of Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 …
  • Vaccine hesitancy affects drive in tribal populace of Dharmapuri, TN January 17, 2022 12:04 pm By IANS CHENNAI: Complacency among the tribal population in Dharmapuri district of Tamil Nadu to inoculate themselves has affected the vaccine drive in the district. Sources in the district health administration told IANS that the reason for the lack of …
  • Stalin transfers probe into death of a man with disability to CB-CID January 17, 2022 10:50 am Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Monday ordered the transfer of probe into the death of a man with disability while in judicial custody, to the Crime Branch, Crime Investigation Department (CB-CID). He also announced that a solatium of ₹10 lakh would be given …
  • Misbelief cramps vaccination of tribal population in Dharmapuri January 17, 2022 7:14 am By Express News Service DHARMAPURI: Lack of awareness among tribals about vaccination has affected the district administration's inoculation drive against Covid-19. Tribal welfare associations stress special awareness drives must be organised to clear …
  • Dharmapuri Arvind remains hopeful Srinivas will reconsider decision to rejoin Congress January 17, 2022 4:36 am By Express News Service NIZAMABAD: Even as reports suggest that it’s just a matter of time that TRS Rajya Sabha member and senior politician D Srinivas rejoins the Congress, his younger son Dharmapuri Arvind wants his father to reconsider his decision for …
  • IOC To Invest Rs 7,000 Crore In City Gas Distribution Networks January 16, 2022 9:02 pm Indian Oil will invest Rs 7,000 crore in setting up city gas distribution networks across country New Delhi: Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) on Sunday said it will invest over Rs 7,000 crore in setting up city gas distribution (CGD) networks in the cities for …
  • Three police personnel placed under suspension in Salem January 16, 2022 2:42 pm Two Sub-Inspectors of Police and a head constable, all part of a special team in Namakkal district, have been placed under suspension following the death of a differently-abled man, who was detained in a theft case recently. Based on the recommendations of …
  • Indian Oil to invest Rs7,000 crore in new CGD projects  January 16, 2022 2:25 pm NEW DELHI : Indian Oil Corp. Ltd plans to invest ₹7,000 crore in new city gas distribution (CGD) projects, the state-run company said on Sunday, adding that it has secured nearly 33% of the demand potential in the recently-concluded eleventh CGD bidding …
  • IOC to invest Rs 7,000 cr in city gas after it secures 33% market areas January 16, 2022 1:38 pm Indian Oil Corporation (IOC), the nation's largest oil firm, on Sunday said it will invest over Rs 7,000 crore in setting up city gas distribution networks in the cities for which it has secured a licence in the latest bidding round. IOC secured 33 per …
  • IOC bags city gas licenses for 9 geographical areas in XIth bidding round January 16, 2022 1:07 pm Indian Oil Corp has bagged city gas licenses for 9 out of the 15 high-potential geographical areas (GAs) in the latest bidding round and plans to invest Rs 7,000 crore in developing infrastructure in these areas, the company said in a statement. The …
  • How Mattu Pongal is celebrated in Tamil Nadu January 16, 2022 11:38 am “Come on now, Ponni. Stay still for a moment, will you?” Farmer G Thangavel sighs as the five-month-old calf scuttles about the shed. He has brought her a marigold garland in view of Mattu Pongal and is trying to tie it around her neck. “She was expecting …
  • Mukkoti Ekadasi celebrated with traditional fervour January 14, 2022 4:23 am Vaikunta (Mukkoti) Ekadasi festival was celebrated with traditional fervour amid restrictions to stem the spread of coronavirus at Sri Lakshminarasimha Swamy temple in Dharmapuri, Sri Raja Rajeshwara Swamy temple in Vemulawada, and other major temples in …
  • Mobile Money Association wants government to scrap E-Levy January 27, 2022 8:30 pm Mobile Money Association petitions Minority to reject E-levy E-levy to cause unemployment E-levy to be resubmitted to parliament Mobile money Agents Association of Ghana wants government to scrap the 1.74% E-Levy on financial transactions. - Advertisement …
  • NANASP STATEMENT ON NEWLY RELEASED CDC MMWR GUIDANCE ON PNEUMOCOCCAL VACCINES FOR OLDER ADULTS: January 27, 2022 8:15 pm WASHINGTON, DC, USA, January 27, 2022 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- “Two new pneumococcal vaccines were approved last summer by the FDA. Now more than six months later, we now are still left with unclear guidance on who should receive what vaccine …
  • Microsoft: The Idea Of The Decade January 27, 2022 7:56 pm lcva2/iStock Editorial via Getty Images By Valuentum Analysts We're reiterating our bullish view on Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) following its fiscal second-quarter report released January 25. We're huge fans of the company's strong economic moat …
  • Sidney Powell's fingerprints are on false claims of election fraud and fake slates of electors January 27, 2022 7:33 pm Rather than predicating the order on some kind of broad claim of electoral issues, Trump’s military takeover directly references one specific instance of supposed fraud. “I, Donald J. Trump, President of the United States, find that the forensic report of …
  • ‘A Hero’ delivers punishing Odyssey through sinuous moral catacombs January 27, 2022 7:28 pm Grade: 4.0/5.0  When audiences first glimpse Rahim (Amir Jadidi), spirits are high (relatively speaking, of course). Granted furlough from prison in order to coordinate the details of repaying his debts, Rahim’s familial and financial situation becomes …
  • Cash to improve Hampshire's roads under threat from 'really bad' inflation rates January 27, 2022 6:46 pm Hampshire County Council has received £7m from the government to tackle road maintenance. But as inflation in the construction sector continues to send prices soaring, there are concerns that this money make much of a difference. Sign up to our daily …
  • Candace Owens Calls Minnie Mouse Pantsuit An Attempt To ‘Destroy Fabrics Of Our Society’ January 27, 2022 6:20 pm Minnie Mouse. (Photo by Scott Kowlchyk/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images) Patrick McMullan via Getty Images Recently, Fox News seems to have acquired a keen interest in the physical attributes of female cartoon characters. Fresh off the heels of Tucker …
  • South Point residents, developer square off over protect land January 27, 2022 5:53 pm Stephen Decatur Highway is unrecognizable as compared to what it was decades ago. Neighborhoods, businesses, and attractions have taken up residence along the two-lane gateway to Assateague Island and now, some residents of the South Point Association are …
  • Hawley Warns Dems to ‘Expect a Major Battle’ If Biden Nominates ‘Woke Activist’ to SCOTUS January 27, 2022 5:09 pm Sen. Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) is warning Democrats to “expect a major battle” in the Senate if President Joe Biden tries to nominate a “woke activist” to Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer’s soon-to-be-vacant seat. Breyer was nominated to the Supreme Court ( …
  • Louisiana's $2-Billion Gamble: Flood the Land to Save the Coast January 27, 2022 3:46 pm BATON ROUGE, La.—After Hurricane Ida slammed into the Louisiana coast in August 2021, it took more than 100 lives and cost billions of dollars in damage. To some here, the storm was just one more justification for a desperate measure to preserve the coast …
  • Rising inflation: How to save money while food shopping January 27, 2022 2:41 pm WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – People are feeling the pinch when it comes to buying groceries, especially in the Midwest.  According to Moody’s analytics, small towns in the Midwest and South are the most impacted as consumer prices rise 9% or more.  Jeremy Hill, …
  • UK Retail Sales Drop Below Seasonal Norms In January: CBI January 27, 2022 2:06 pm UK retail sales declined below seasonal norms in January due to the tightened Covid restrictions amid the spread of the Omicron wave, the Distributive Trades Survey from the Confederation of British Industry showed on Thursday. A net 23 percent of …
  • Plan B curbs sweep away retail sales as Brits shun high streets January 27, 2022 2:00 pm Thursday 27 January 2022 12:55 pm The re-emergence of restrictions on daily life that dragged on throughout January hit high street sales, according to research carried out by the UK’s largest business group, the Confederation of British Industry (CBI) ( …
  • Welshman Ncube accused of working for Mthwakazi separatists to distablise ChAMISA January 27, 2022 1:04 pm Welshman Ncube Citizens Coalition for Change (CCC) members in Bulawayo are up in arms against that party’s co-vice president, Welshman Ncube whom they accuse of working with ZAPU and Mthwakazi Republic Party (MRP) to destabilize the fabric of the new party …
  • Madras HC concerned over death of wild animals in Coimbatore-Bangalore NH at night January 27, 2022 12:48 pm (MENAFN- IANS) Chennai, Jan 27 (IANS) The Madras High Court on Thursday expressed concern over the movement of vehicles through the Coimbatore-Bangalore National Highway at night leading to death of more than 152 wild animals in accidents. NH 958 passes …
  • UK retailers report disappointing January sales - CBI January 27, 2022 12:18 pm By Andy Bruce LONDON -British retailers reported a better January for sales than this time last year, when COVID-19 lockdowns kept shoppers at home, but they still judged it as a disappointing rebound, a survey showed on Thursday. A net balance of +28% of …
  • SHIPPING: LR2s find fewer takers even as freight discount widens on supply surge January 27, 2022 11:12 am Highlights LR2 discount to LR1 over 20 points Smaller China export quota weakens demand Higher bunker prices erode earnings Surging supply of Long Range II, or LR2, tankers in Asia has widened their discount against the LR1 counterparts, but weak demand …
  • Missouri AG calls on Mayorkas to end TSA policy allowing migrants to use civil arrest warrants at airports January 27, 2022 9:40 am Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt called on Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas on Wednesday to end a policy …
  • Why Russia will likely intervene in Ukraine January 27, 2022 9:30 am The US-Russia talks in Geneva in the last two successive weeks could not produce a breakthrough. Fundamentally, there is a contradiction that cannot be resolved easily. Russia sees in existential terms the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s (NATO) …
  • Money Matters – 6 steps to solid financial planning January 27, 2022 9:10 am INDEPENDENT FINANCIAL ADVICE ON MONEY MATTERS AROUND THE HIGHLANDS, ISLANDS & MORAY Kevin Munro, Chartered Financial Planner,<br />City Financial Financial planning is something that is very easy to put off and never get round to it. Often it …
  • Reps seek total UN sanction for Burkina Faso over coup January 27, 2022 8:13 am Leke Baiyewu, Abuja Published 27 January 2022 The House of Representatives has condemned “in the strongest terms possible” the incessant coups in Africa, especially in the sub-Saharan region, urging the Federal Government to “strongly condemn the coups, …
  • JAS says proposed chicken policy by gov't a bad move January 27, 2022 8:03 am The Jamaica Agricultural Society (JAS) has come out against the proposed suspension of the Common External Tariff (CET), as well as stamp duties on imported leg quarters. READ: Chicken producers cry foul over tariff talk Agriculture Minister Pearnel …
  • Mediclinic sends NHI warning to South Africa January 27, 2022 7:50 am Private hospital group Mediclinic has warned that the government’s proposed National Health Insurance (NHI) system will introduce a number of key threats to health in South Africa – including the destruction of private healthcare and medical aid cover. The …
  • California Senate aims to limit ‘junk science’ in courtrooms January 27, 2022 7:25 am FILE - Democratic state Sen. Scott Wiener speaks during the Senate session at the Capitol on Jan. 21, 2020, in Sacramento, Calif. On Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022, the state Senate approved Wiener's bill that would change the state's definition of false …
  • Facebook's cryptocurrency venture to wind down and sell tech assets - WSJ January 27, 2022 7:22 am (Reuters) - Meta Platforms Inc's digital currency venture Diem Association is winding down and selling its technology to California-based Silvergate Capital Corp for about $200 million, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing a person …
  • Absolute Sugarcane whips up exotic concoctions with elaneer vettiver, ice apples and more January 27, 2022 7:08 am This young Chennai entrepreneur is on mission to popularise fresh juice made from sugarcane, coconut and nungu, with inventive sherbets and mocktails In 2019, EP Jeevan launched a food truck which focussed entirely on health food, providing freshly …
  • Petitions filed against Special Goods and Services Tax Bill January 27, 2022 6:59 am * Petitions filed against Special Goods and Services Tax Bill Wed, Jan 26, 2022, 10:12 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka. Jan 26, Colombo: Two petitions were filed in the Supreme Court today against the Special Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill …
  • Massive State of Unpreparedness for CCPA Compliance Exposed in Research from CYTRIO January 27, 2022 6:08 am (MENAFN- Market Press Release) January 26, 2022 2:53 pm - Only 11% of companies are fully meeting CCPA requirements, while 89% of companies are either non-compliant or somewhat compliant BOSTON — Jan. 26, 2022 — CYTRIO, a data privacy compliance company, …
  • Starvine Capital Corporation 2021 Commentary January 27, 2022 5:14 am (MENAFN- ValueWalk) mohamed_hassan / Pixabay Starvine Capital Corporation annual commentary for the year ended December 31, 2021. Get The Full Ray Dalio Series in PDF Get the entire 10-part series on Ray Dalio in PDF. Save it to your desktop, read it …
  • New Covid Cases Drop Below 30,000 In Tamil Nadu, 5,973 In Chennai Alone January 27, 2022 4:58 am Tamil Nadu now has 2,13,692 active cases of coronavirus. (File) Chennai: New COVID-19 infections dropped below 30,000 in Tamil Nadu as it added 29,976 cases on Wednesday, pushing the caseload to 32,24,236, the health department said. As many as 47 more …
  • Review: Ambition, food and sex, cooked to near perfection, flavor savory 'A Taste of Hunger' January 27, 2022 3:16 am The Times is committed to reviewing theatrical film releases during the COVID-19 pandemic. Because moviegoing carries risks during this time, we remind readers to follow health and safety guidelines as outlined by the Centers for Disease Control and …
  • TN urban local body polls to be held on February 19 January 27, 2022 3:03 am By Express News Service CHENNAI: After a decade, elections to urban local bodies in the State are set to be held on February 19. The votes will be counted on February 22, and indirect polls for chiefs of urban local bodies, including mayors, will be on …
  • France, Sub-Saharan Africa flounder in the fight against corruption January 27, 2022 2:58 am Over the past 10 years, France's leadership in the fight against corruption has stagnated, according to Transparency International, in its annual global report of 180 countries on the perception of graft. And many African countries are failing in the …
  • Samin expresses concern on impact of high freight rates imposed by shipping firms January 27, 2022 2:53 am Dr Renco Yong SIBU (Jan 27): Sarawak Association of Marine Industries (Samin) is concerned that the high freight rates imposed by shipping companies, especially in the container shipping trade, is causing adverse effects to shipyards in Sarawak and by …
  • Jewish women are leaders on abortion rights. But they can’t do it alone January 27, 2022 1:30 am In 1966, I was a student at Boston University’s School of Social Work when I received a phone call from a college friend. She explained in hushed tones that she needed an abortion and thought I could help her. At that time, I didn’t know anyone who had …
  • Ignore attention-seeker Mahama; he wants Ghana to ‘crash’ January 27, 2022 1:16 am Former Central Regional Minister, Kwamena Duncan, has expressed disgust over recent comments by the former President of Ghana, John Dramani Mahama, that Ghanaians should not embrace the e-levy policy of the Akufo-Addo government. Former President John …
  • Coastal Massachusetts Homes Already On Edge Brace For Potential Major Storm January 26, 2022 11:50 pm TRURO (CBS) – Days ahead of a possible coastal storm, a view from above is a reminder of how beautiful and yet how vulnerable our coastline really is. Each and every storm that passes through New England takes a little piece away and it’s a never ending …
  • CNN Touts Progressives for Breyer Retirement, Boon AND Bust in Midterms January 26, 2022 11:26 pm Following the breaking news that Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is set to retire at the end of the session, Wednesday afternoon’s CNN Newsroom seemed to credit “persistent” and “relentless” “progressive pressure” for his decision. The network also …
  • Come Join Our Fireside Chat With Rep. Zoe Lofgren To Discuss Internet Regulations: From SOPA To Now... And Looking Forward January 26, 2022 11:25 pm I'll pass. It's pointless. It will always be pointless. If Longren cared anything about protecting the internet, she would stand up against the bullshit laws already passed like the DMCA and multiple copyright laws adjusted to prevent Fair Use and …
  • Five Ways To Retain Strong Talent In 2022 Amid The Great Resignation January 26, 2022 10:11 pm Alex Douzet is CEO of Pumpkin, a pet insurance and wellness care provider founded to help ensure pets live their healthiest lives. getty Nearly two years into the coronavirus pandemic, finding ways to celebrate success can seem difficult and, at times, out …
  • How municipalities have responded to Eskom’s proposed 20.5% tariff increase January 26, 2022 9:33 pm ESKOM is facing mounting backlash over its proposed 20.5% tariff increase. The state-owned power utility has filed an application with the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) for a 20.5% tariff hike approval. Many civil society organisations, …
  • Biden's year of crisis January 26, 2022 8:34 pm OPINION: Last week, President Biden stood before the American people and actually said that his first year in office had been “a year of enormous progress.” He added, “I have probably outperformed what anybody thought would happen.” Excuse me?  The …
  • How does moving water like the Susquehanna River freeze? January 26, 2022 7:09 pm HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) — The slow-moving but ever-flowing Susquehanna River is beautiful all year long, but it looks especially exciting when the moving water turns to ice. If you stand close enough, you can hear chunks of ice crinkling past one another as …
  • Why Online Creators Are Mad at Apple’s Fees January 26, 2022 7:04 pm This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. Here is a collection of past columns. People who draw a crowd on YouTube, TikTok, Instagram and other sites are increasingly asking their followers to pay to support them. We might do this for access to …
  • Global Corruption on the Rise Amid ‘Democratic Decline’ January 26, 2022 6:48 pm LONDON —  The fight against corruption has stagnated over the past decade amid human rights abuses and democratic declines in all regions of the world, according to an analysis by Transparency International. The organization’s Corruption Perception Index …
  • U.S. new home sales surge to a nine-month high in December January 26, 2022 6:07 pm WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Sales of new U.S. single-family homes jumped to a nine-month high in December, boosted by a severe shortage of previously owned houses on the market. New home sales increased 11.9% to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 811,000 …
  • Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer Plans To Retire (CBS News) January 26, 2022 5:54 pm Washington — Justice Stephen Breyer, the senior member of the Supreme Court's liberal wing, plans to retire after nearly 28 years on the bench, giving President Biden the opportunity to make his first appointment to the nation's highest court, one …
  • Chinese Leader Xi Says Low Carbon Push Should Not Mean Lowering Productivity January 26, 2022 5:23 pm China hinted that its carbon reduction initiatives would now move at a cautious pace, after the communist regime’s leader Xi Jinping said that carbon-cutting goals should not come at the expense of the “normal life” of ordinary people. His words come at a …
  • The Death Of Dems’ Voting Rights Bill Is A Green Light For GOP State Legislatures January 26, 2022 5:10 pm A year ago, Arizona provided one of the earliest signals that Republicans planned to launch a nationwide attack on voting rights and the American election system: It was there, in the state that handed former President Donald Trump his narrowest defeat in …
  • Reps condemn resurgence of coups in West Africa, recommend sanctions January 26, 2022 3:54 pm Segun Adewole Published 26 January 2022 The House of Representatives on Wednesday warned that the resurgence of military coups in the West African subregion poses great dangers to democratic values. It called for international condemnation of the series of …
  • Right to repair move gets backing from President Biden January 26, 2022 3:20 pm President Biden has voiced his support for American consumers' right to repair broken electronics after signing an executive order in July aimed at curtailing vendor repair restrictions.  Biden also commended Apple and Microsoft for voluntarily …
  • Europe Robotic Lawn Mower Market - Industry Outlook & Forecast 2022-2027 January 26, 2022 2:40 pm (MENAFN- GlobeNewsWire - Nasdaq) New York, Jan. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Reportlinker.com announces the release of the report 'Europe Robotic Lawn Mower Market - Industry Outlook & Forecast 2022-2027' - 87 million and a volume of 3,618.99 …
  • New economic analysis has farmers raising concerns about looming tariffs on nitrogen fertilizers January 26, 2022 2:24 pm Angel Jenio  |  Farmers Advance ST. LOUIS, MO. — A new economic analysis released today by researchers at Texas A&M University has corn growers raising concerns that pending tariffs on nitrogen fertilizers will create shortages and cause prices to …
  • ‘NDC remains opposed to burdensome taxes that erode business capital’ – Mahama January 26, 2022 2:10 pm NDC will oppose taxes Mahama accuses govt of the economic hardship He spoke to NDC MPs Former President John Dramani Mahama, has indicated that the NDC Minority in Parliament will persistently oppose burdensome taxes in the 2022 Budget Statement and …
  • Reps condemn resurgence of military coups in West Africa January 26, 2022 1:56 pm He said that with high apprehension the frightening emerging trend of Military coups in the West African sub-region, the most recent coup in Burkina Faso being part of a resurgence of ‘’a Coup Culture’’ in West Africa. He noted that for the fourth time in …
  • Is It Safer to Pull Your Money Out of the Stock Market for 2022? January 26, 2022 1:50 pm January 26, 2022 4:15 AM [email protected] (Ryan Downie) Posted: January 26, 2022 4:15 AM Updated: January 26, 2022 7:46 AM Investors are worried about a stock market crash, and they’re trying to figure out how to weather the storm. The S&P 500 is …
  • Hampden County District Attorney calls shooting ‘a profound tragedy’ January 26, 2022 1:19 pm SPRINGFIELD – In his report on the death of Springfield resident Orlando Taylor III at the hands of Police Officer Arjel Falcon, Hampden District Attorney (DA) Anthony Gulluni concluded the use of deadly force was warranted in this case. Gulluni made it …
  • Apple may reveal its biggest quarter ever. How much larger can the iPhone get? January 26, 2022 1:10 pm On Thursday, Apple is expected to announce its highest sales and profit ever. James Martin/CNET Ever since Apple became a trillion-dollar company, a few years ago, analysts and tech industry experts alike have frequently wondered aloud, "How much …
  • How the Ukraine crisis could reset the global balance of power - Boise State Public Radio January 26, 2022 12:48 pm ARI SHAPIRO, HOST: We've been talking about Russian aggression towards Ukraine as a story about Europe, the U.S. and Russia. Well, Gideon Rachman argues that to understand the bigger picture, we also need to look at China. He's chief foreign …
  • Apple poised for strong earnings despite supply constraints, Omicron January 26, 2022 11:21 am By Danielle Kaye (Reuters) - Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) navigated pandemic-related supply chain issues better than rivals at the end of 2021, likely helping the iPhone maker surpass Wall Street revenue growth targets of 6%, some analysts estimate. Apple, …
  • Sundance Doc ‘Sirens’ Will Make You Fall in Love With Lebanon’s Only Female Thrash Metal Band January 26, 2022 11:12 am Rita Baghdadi’s new documentary Sirens might nominally be about the Middle East’s only all-female thrash metal band, but its heart can be found in the relationship between its two primary subjects: guitarists Lilas Mayassi and Shery Bechara. The two met at …
  • Jordan ranks 5th among Arab countries on Corruption Perceptions Index January 26, 2022 8:36 am (MENAFN- Jordan News Agency) Amman, Jan. 25 (Petra)-- Jordan ranked fifth among Arab countries and fifty-eighth globally in the list of least corrupt countries out of 180 countries that were evaluated on the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) issued by …
  • The PA views Palestine through the lens of collaboration and Israel's security January 26, 2022 5:59 am The Palestinian Authority continues to attract negative publicity and erode its own standing with the Palestinian people. PA leader Mahmoud Abbas's recent meetings with Israeli Defence Minister Benny Gantz reaped nothing but a trickle of symbolic …
  • Nvidia's Blockbuster Takeover of Arm Is Reportedly On the Brink of Collapse January 26, 2022 5:55 am Photo: Justin Sullivan (Getty Images) The biggest semiconductor acquisition in history is apparently on the brink of collapse. Nvidia is reportedly preparing to declare defeat in its attempted $40 billion purchase of Arm from SoftBank, according to a …
  • Berkshire council objects to new housing estate that would 'urbanise Newbury' January 26, 2022 5:54 am Plans for 350 new homes on the Hampshire border have been thrown into doubt by West Berkshire Council. Basingstoke and Deane Council is due to consider the scheme, but it has received a formal objection from its neighbouring council, which fears the scheme …
  • Low-carbon ambitions must not interfere with ‘normal life’, says Xi Jinping January 26, 2022 5:33 am China’s ambitious low-carbon goals will not be realised easily and should not come at the expense of energy and food security or the “normal life” of ordinary people, its president, Xi Jinping, has said, signalling a more cautious approach to the climate …
  • China's Xi says country's low carbon push must guarantee energy, food security January 26, 2022 4:32 am SHANGHAI (Reuters) - China's ambitious low-carbon goals should not come at the expense of energy and food security or the "normal life" of ordinary people, President Xi Jinping said, signalling a more cautious approach to climate change as …
  • Opposition blasts govt for fall in Pakistan's Transparency ranking January 26, 2022 4:30 am • Govt claims weak rule of law, not financial corruption, behind poor ranking • Opposition leaders say TI report belies PM’s claims; accuse him of patronising the corrupt • Denmark, Finland, New Zealand top index; Somalia, Syria and South Sudan bring up …
  • Corruption increased in 2021: TI January 26, 2022 3:13 am ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf-led government’s narrative of corruption-free Pakistan received a serious blow on account of the latest report by global corruption watchdog Transparency International as the country lost 16 spots over the last year in …
  • Tamil Nadu may get its 6th tiger reserve in Erode January 26, 2022 3:11 am Spread over an area of about 82,144 hectares, the Erode forest division is home to 15-20 tigers, according to principal chief conservator of forests and chief wildlife warden Shekar Kumar Niraj FacebookTwitterLinkedinEMail
  • Former NCDHHS secretary Dr. Mandy Cohen to start new job as CEO with health care company January 26, 2022 3:04 am Dr. Mandy Cohen announced Tuesday she will start a new role with Aledade Care Solutions in March. RALEIGH, N.C. — Editor's note: The video attached to this story is from a previous story about Dr. Mandy Cohen stepping down from her role with NCDHHS. Dr …
  • We need a truly independent champion for our children January 26, 2022 2:29 am Jan Logie is a Green MP and the party’s spokesperson for Children and Te Tiriti o Waitangi OPINION: “To all those children who were taken from sanctuary and thrown in to the mouth of the state Those of you who have experienced the dislocation of your …
  • 20 TN police personnel to receive medals on Republic Day January 26, 2022 2:26 am By Express News Service CHENNAI: As many as 18 police officers from Tamil Nadu will be presented with the Police medal for Meritorious Service, and two will be awarded the President’s Police medal for Distinguished Service on the occasion of Republic Day. …
  • The security roadmap January 26, 2022 1:28 am The writer heads the Sustainable Development Policy Institute. The challenges that Pakistan faces are diverse and both chronic as well as acute. But no matter the nature and type of these challenges, there seems to be one common strand among them: most of …
  • Conservative MPs cheer on trucker convoy, voice opposition to vaccine mandates January 26, 2022 1:14 am OTTAWA -- Conservative MPs are publicly cheering on the trucker convoy that’s making its way across the country with the intent of converging onto Parliament Hill this weekend, voicing opposition to the federal government’s mandatory vaccination policies. …
  • You can’t live large and expect us to pay E-levy – Mahama stings Akufo-Addo January 26, 2022 12:38 am Former President John Dramani Mahama has admonished the government to check areas eating into the public purse rather than heaping numerous taxes on the citizens. In a Facebook post, the former President commended the Minority Members of Parliament (MPs) …
  • Akufo-Addo and Bawumia have collapsed the economy, debt situation worsening – Mahama January 26, 2022 12:38 am Former President John Dramani Mahama has said that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia who is the head of the economic management team have destroyed the local economy. Mr Mahama noted that the debt situation under …
  • Presidents Behaving Badly January 25, 2022 11:35 pm Days after the University of Michigan Board of Regents very publicly fired Dr. Mark Schlissel for engaging in an inappropriate relationship with a subordinate via email, Mark Rosenberg resigned as president of Florida International University. Rosenberg …
  • Quebec must focus more on reducing and reusing than recycling, BAPE says January 25, 2022 11:12 pm Breadcrumb Trail Links Quebec News Local News Taxes or bans on single-use containers should be considered, the environmental watchdog concludes in a report. Author of the article: La Presse Canadienne Stéphane Blais Quebec will not meet its goal of …
  • Why Not Copy YouTube’s Good Idea? January 25, 2022 7:36 pm This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. Here is a collection of past columns. This week, On Tech will examine the economics of what is sometimes called the internet creator economy. There are people who are so good at making online entertainment or …
  • Mahama Blames Nana-Bawumia For Collapsing Ghana’s Economy  January 25, 2022 6:05 pm John Mahama Former President John Mahama who was ousted from power after his shameful defeat in 2016 elections for taking Ghana to the International Monetary Fund, IMF that led to the collapsing of most businesses has turned the heat on President Akufo- …
  • Akufo-Addo, Bawumia have collapsed the economy – Mahama January 25, 2022 6:03 pm Ghana’s debt situation worsening – Mahama NDC will keep opposing new taxes, Mahama Burdensome taxes will erode business capital, Mahama Former President, John Dramani Mahama has accused President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and his vice, Dr Mahamudu …
  • NDC opposed to fresh taxes when gov’t is living large – Mahama January 25, 2022 6:00 pm Former President John Dramani Mahama has said the National Democratic Congress (NDC) remains opposed to the imposition of the numerous fresh taxes on Ghanaians “at a time when Government is living large and unwilling or unable to trim expenditure, cut …
  • Maintaining 1.75% rate will worsen plight of businesses, SMEs – GNCCI to govt January 25, 2022 6:00 pm Parliament at an impasse over E-Levy We were not consulted over E-levy – GNCCI E-Levy to impose 1.75 percent charge on all electronic transactions The Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI) has bemoaned the lack of engagement between the …
  • Is NVR, Inc. (NVR) A Great Long-Term Investment? January 25, 2022 5:50 pm Ensemble Capital, an investment management firm, published its fourth-quarter 2021 investor letter – a copy of which can be downloaded here. In the letter, the fund has focused on economic and COVID-related commentary. The fund also covered the notable …
  • Pakistan slips further on Corruption Perceptions Index, ranks 140 out of 180 countries January 25, 2022 4:14 pm Pakistan has dropped 16 spots on the global Corruption Perceptions Index for 2021 and is ranked 140th out of 180 countries, Transparency International said in a report on Tuesday, in a major blow to Prime Minister Imran Khan's government which came to …
  • Bulgaria receives European funding for projects in agriculture January 25, 2022 3:42 pm Bulgaria is going to receive European funding for projects in agriculture, approved in the previous programming period which ended in 2020. These funds are earmarked only for the agricultural sector and help farmers in 2021 and 2020 until the beginning of …
  • Here are 2 key traits necessary to feeling trust in your partner January 25, 2022 2:19 pm Stock image | Photo by AntonioGuillem/iStock/Getty Images Plus, St. George News FEATURE —Trust in a relationship is key to its success. Most people do not automatically trust someone they do not know. They often determine trust by giving a little …
  • Indebted Sri Lanka extends a begging bowl to China January 25, 2022 1:32 pm Sri Lanka’s turn to China amid the island nation’s worst economic crisis in decades risks surrendering more long-term sovereignty in exchange for a short-term financial lifeline.   Colombo’s slip into what many critics have characterized as a China “debt …
  • Governments around the world used Covid to erode human rights – report January 25, 2022 6:08 am The global fight against corruption has been at a standstill for a decade, with 86% of countries either worsening or making no progress in tackling the problem, and with numerous governments accused of using the pandemic to erode human rights and democracy …
  • Erode district reports 1,119 newCOVID-19 cases January 24, 2022 5:05 pm Erode district reported 1,119 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the tally to 1,18,607. While 631 persons were discharged, 6,848 persons continue to be under treatment. One person died, raising the toll to 722. Salem district reported 1,089 positive cases and …
  • Marginal increase in bed occupancy in Erode, Salem districts January 23, 2022 12:09 pm With sharp increase in COVID-19 cases in the past one week, occupancy of beds has also started to increase in the districts. Health Department officials said of the total 1,574 oxygen-supported beds in Erode district, 114 were occupied as on Sunday morning …
  • Insure crops under PMFBY, Erode farmers told January 22, 2022 7:01 am The district administration has asked the farmers in the district to insure crops under the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (Prime Minister’s Crop Insurance Scheme) so that they can get relief for crop loss due to natural calamities, pest attack or …
  • Erode girl starts YouTube channel to craft koodai with ease January 21, 2022 9:59 pm Express News Service CHENNAI: Crocheting, knitting, pottery - crafts have found many takers during the lockdowns of the pandemic. And there have been endless online content creators waiting to empower and better assist them. One such creator is T Keerthana …
  • The Downing Street parties scandal only serves to further erode public trust | Blaise Tapp January 21, 2022 8:03 pm What I do know for certain is that I am unable to share a tragic tale of how the strict measures of the very first lockdown prevented me from holding the hand of a sick loved one as they took their last breath. Too many people do have stories just like …
  • Ponni Sugars (Erode) Reports Lower Dec-Quarter Profit January 21, 2022 2:52 pm
  • Sugarcane harvest for Pongal begins in Erode January 17, 2022 5:47 pm The harvest of sengarumbu variety of sugarcane for Pongal has begun in the villages situated on the banks of River Cauvery here. The sengarumbu variety is cultivated in Gobichettipalayam, Sathyamangalam, Kavundapadi, Bhavani and Kodumudi areas and the …
  • Bitcoin’s Dominance of Crypto Payments Is Starting to Erode January 16, 2022 7:42 pm Bloomberg — Consumers and businesses are increasingly starting to use digital tokens other than Bitcoin for purchases, according to BitPay Inc., one of the biggest crypto payments processors in the world.Last year, Bitcoin’s use at merchants that use …
  • Farmers killed in elephant attack in Erode January 15, 2022 4:27 pm A 54-year-old farmer was reportedly killed in a wild elephant attack at Germalam in the early hours of Saturday. Police identified the deceased as Masaniyan of J.R.S. Puram in Germalam.. At 2 a.m. on Saturday, a wild elephant strayed into his land and he …
  • Markets in Erode witness less crowd ahead of total lockdown January 15, 2022 12:18 pm Vegetable markets that were usually busy ahead of the total lockdown on Sunday did not do much business here on Saturday. On Saturday, business at the Nethaji Daily Vegetable and Fruit market at V.O.C. Park Ground was low compared to the business on …
  • Tamil Nadu extends lockdown till June 28, some Covid restrictions eased | What's allowed/restricted June 20, 2021 1:03 pm The Tamil Nadu government on Sunday extended coronavirus lockdown in the state for one more week, until June 28, following consultations with medical experts. However, some Covid-19 restrictions have been eased in certain districts. The state will follow a …
  • TN shows steady declining trend in Covid-19 cases October 26, 2020 5:53 am Tamil Nadu continued to witness a declining trend in the number of daily coronavirus infections, reporting 2,869 fresh cases and 31 fatalities on Sunday and thereby pushing the tally to 7.09 lakh and death toll to 10,924. Covid-19 cases have been on a …
  • Panel headed by TN CM gives nod for 26 projects with investments of over Rs 25,000 crore October 21, 2020 3:02 pm By Express News Service CHENNAI: The high-powered committee headed by Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, constituted for expeditious investment facilitation and single-window clearances, on Thursday cleared 23 industrial projects with investments of Rs …
  • After 99 days, Tamil Nadu’s daily Covid-19 count dips below 4,000 October 19, 2020 6:58 pm Tamil Nadu reported 3,914 new COVID-19 cases, 4,929 recovered cases and 56 deaths on Sunday, taking the total number of positive cases in the state to 6,87,400 till date, including 6,37,637 recoveries, 39,121 active cases and 10,642 deaths. The number of …
  • TN crosses 9,000 Covid toll mark, reports 5,235 fresh cases September 24, 2020 7:29 am Tamil Nadu added 5,325 new Covid-19 cases and 63 deaths on Wednesday. With this, the State’s tally has reached 5,57,999 and toll increased to 9,010. The State breached yet another grim milestone vis-a-vis Covid-19 on Wednesday with the number of deaths …
  • TN govt more relaxations; 5,584 test positive, 6,516 discharged in State September 10, 2020 3:44 pm The Tamil Nadu government has eased its curbs further, allowing vehicles used for transportation of staff to offices, workplace, factories and establishments, industries, and construction industry to carry 60% of the capacity from the existing 30%-40% …
  • 'I take the front line when there is danger': Meet the Collector at the helm of Tiruppur's Covid fight May 8, 2020 1:36 pm May 8, 2020 6:23:45 pm Ever since the country imposed a lockdown to break the transmission of coronavirus, government agencies have been trying hard to sensitise people about the importance of social distancing and staying at home. Tiruppur Collector Dr K …
  • Cases rise in South TN, Madurai tally stands at 111 May 7, 2020 3:33 am Express News Service The number of COVID-19 cases in Madurai soared to 111 with the district recording the highest single-day spike ever, as 20 persons including seven pregnant women, a policeman and four children tested positive for the virus infection on …
  • Coronavirus-positive woman delivers baby in Tamil Nadu, first test result negative April 29, 2020 8:00 am By Express News Service MADURAI: The three-day-old girl born to 24-year-old coronavirus positive mother from Doddappanaiakanur has tested negative in the first of the two COVID-19 tests.  In a first in Madurai district, a 24-year-old pregnant COVID-19 …
  • Coronavirus updates March 13: Several states in shutdown mode, total number of confirmed cases 81 March 13, 2020 4:59 pm People wearing a facemask amid concerns of the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus leaves a Kasturba Hospital in Mumbai. (Express Photo: Prashant Nadkar) Several states across India went into battle mode to contain the spread of COVID-19, shutting down …
  • Tamil fuelled Subbu’s creativity — in all forms March 5, 2020 11:44 am Kothamangalam Subbu, author of Thillana Mohanambal, was much more than a novelist. He was a poet, script writer, film director, actor, music critic and villuppattu exponent, all rolled into one. The seeds for Subbu’s villuppattu — ‘Gandhi mahaan kathai’ — …
  • AIADMK former MP K  C Palanisamy arrested January 25, 2020 7:32 am By Chennaivision in Chennai News January 25, 2020 Former AIADMK MP K C Palanisamy was arrested in the wee hours of today in Coimbatore.  Police personnel, who reached his residence in Coimbatore this morning, arrested him and took him to Sulur police …
  • World: International Migrants Day: Salesian Missions highlights social and educational programs assisting young migrants December 19, 2019 12:59 am (MissionNewswire) Salesian Missions, the U.S. development arm of the Salesians of Don Bosco, joins humanitarian organizations and the international community in honoring International Migrants Day. Each year, International Migrants Day is held on Dec. 18 …
  • Govt revamps healthcare for livestock in villages December 5, 2019 1:44 am Express News Service CHENNAI: Dairy farmers in backward rural areas of the State will soon get relief from transporting their cattle to distant places for treatment and breeding support.   Expanding the healthcare facilities and veterinary services to …
  • Rains lash many parts of TN; schools, colleges to remain shut December 2, 2019 10:39 am Amid forecast of heavy rainfall in Tamil Nadu and Puducherry, educational institutions in many districts of the two States have been shut for today. The examinations of Madras University and Anna University have also been postponed. Chennai has been …
  • AIADMK releases election manifesto March 19, 2019 4:43 pm [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 March 17, 2019 6:35 pm [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 March 17, 2019 10:22 am 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 March 17, 2019 8:00 am 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 February 9, 2019 4:04 pm 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 January 20, 2018 9:08 pm 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 January 6, 2018 6:18 pm 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 September 28, 2017 5:04 pm 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 September 7, 2017 2:23 pm 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 July 26, 2017 8:17 am 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 July 21, 2017 12:38 am 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 July 13, 2017 4:58 pm 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 April 11, 2017 12:34 am 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 …