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Kharif farmers of Kanniyakumari vexed as dams yet to open shutters

Farmers from Nallur, Thalakudi, Vellamadam and Nakalmadam have started sowing seeds and those from Villukuri, Paraseri, Sungankadai haven’t begun irrigation yet.

21 Jun 2019

59-year-old Tamil Nadu man files nomination for 51st time

When U Nagoor Meeran Peer Mohamed filed in 1997, he claimed that he was kidnapped and beaten by an opposition leader demanding to not contest in Pudukottai election.

27 Mar 2019

Translator Kulachal Yoosuf gets Sahitya Akademi Award

S Mohammed Yoosuf (60), whose pseudonym Kulachal Yoosuf is well-known in literary circles, had to discontinue studies after his primary schooling.

30 Jan 2019

Kerala rewards Tamil Nadu sub-inspector for saving KSRTC bus

The day was January 3. Protests had broken out in the neighbouring State after the entry of women into the Sabarimala Temple.

06 Jan 2019

After Cyclone Ockhi, now it’s a sea of protest for 2000 fishermen families in Nagercoil

Nearly 2,000 fishermen families stage demo at Colachel; seek government help to locate loved ones

09 Dec 2017

Cyclone Ockhi: Majority of residents continue to stay in Community hall in Thadikkarakonam

While a majority of the residents in the Ockhi-hit district have started picking up the pieces to move on with their lives, around 70 families continue to stay put in a community hall in Thadikkarakon

07 Dec 2017

Bananas on distress sale, Tamil Nadu farmers won’t even get Ockhi relief

Take the road between Putheri and Kesavanpudhur in Nagercoil and you will find heaps of bananas, some ripe, some raw, on the flanks at various locations.

07 Dec 2017

Back home in Nagercoil, Cyclone Ockhi survivors face an uncertain future

The 20-odd homeless families began picking up the pieces to start afresh after their houses fell like nine pins in the cyclone fury

06 Dec 2017