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Harmony reigns in Thanjavur village as Hindus celebrate 'Allah festival'

The residents of Kasavalanadu Pudur, also known as Kasanadu Pudu, who are predominantly Hindus except for a handful of Muslim families, started preparing ten days in advance for the festival.

11 Sep 2019

Waiting for Cauvery: Rain brightens samba prospects in Delta amid uncertainty

Till Friday, water levels in Mettur stood at only 54.5 feet (20.77 TMC) compared to the full capacity of 120 feet (93.47 TMC), and the inflow was 5,411 cusecs.

11 Aug 2019

No joy for Delta farmers as FM keeps mum on loan waiver

Farmers feel let down that as Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman did not touch upon farm loan waiver and increasing MSP.

06 Jul 2019

Dairy owner gifts one-year-old son shower of petals

Residents of Sri Nagar colony in Kumbakonam were taken by surprise when they spotted an helicopter flying low on Sunday morning and showering rose petals.

03 Jun 2019

Profile of Nel Jayaraman in class 12 Botany syllabus

Jayaraman was known for his Herculean efforts at finding and reviving the traditional paddy seeds with an aim to save them from extinction.

30 May 2019

Where two Dravidian majors are in a neck-and-neck race in Tamil Nadu's Mayiladuthurai

The hydrocarbon exploration project, sugarcane farmers’ woes and the GST regime would have an impact on the voting pattern to a certain extent in the highly politicised Mayiladuthurai constituency.

09 Apr 2019

2019 LS polls: Stage set on turbulent water in Thanjavur

In a three-cornered fight between DMK, AMMK and AIADMK-ally TMC, farmers have a crucial role in the electoral outcome in the heart of  Cauvery delta region.

02 Apr 2019

Union Budget 2019: Farmers welcome Rs 6,000 income support, disappointed over no loan waiver

PS Masilamani, a farmer from Tiruvarur told Express that the Government says the new income support would help to avoid indebtedness.

01 Feb 2019

M Karunanidhi demise: Tiruvarur constituency grieves loss of elected representative

Women in Azhagiri colony broke into opparis in front of Karunanidhi’s portrait decked with flowers.

08 Aug 2018