Kanyakumari

Tamil Nadu girl makes Kanyakumari to Kashmir road trip by truck, drops 4 lakh seed balls on way

A diehard social activist, the Class 7 girl always wanted to take her social responsibility to the next level. 

published on : 16th July 2019

Nipah scare: Officials to keep close tab on Kanyakumari labourers in Kerala

Many from Killiyoor, Melpuram, Thiruvattar and Munjirai Blocks work in Kerala. Collector Prashant M Wadnere conducted a meeting regarding this at the Collectorate.

published on : 6th June 2019

Sabarimala issue, Rahul Gandhi factor the poll pitch in Kanyakumari

If the party workers in the state are tight-lipped over Sabarimala issue in the election campaign, the situation is not the same in the border districts of the neighbouring state Tamil Nadu.

published on : 17th April 2019

Madras HC allows 16-year-old to apply for BAMS course

Pointing out the eligibility criteria as per the amended notification, the judge said.

published on : 2nd December 2018

Tamil Nadu government to amend Industrial Township Act for Chennai-Kanniyakumari corridor

Thoothukudi, Tirunelveli, Madurai, Tiruchy, Cuddalore, Thanjavur, Pudukottai, Manaparai Perambalur and Karaikudi have been earmarked as anchor cities.

published on : 17th October 2018

Cyclone Ockhi: Fishermen meet CM Edappadi K Palaniswami, seek intensive search operations

Representatives submit a seven-point charter of demands; Fisheries Minister says State government taking all necessary measures to trace those missing

published on : 9th December 2017

Cyclone Ockhi: Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit visits cyclone-hit areas in Kanyakumari district

The governor, who undertook a visit of the affected areas here, said a census of missing fishermen and affected families was being taken by the officials who were accompanying him.

published on : 7th December 2017

Cyclone Ockhi: Women members of Tamil Nadu fisher folk demand search in deep seas

Around 1,000 fishermen went into the sea before Ockhi struck the southern districts of Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

published on : 4th December 2017

Cyclone Ockhi: No tsunami in Bay of Bengal region, says IMD as false WhatsApp messages create panic

The Indian Meteorological Department told media that there was no likelihood of a tsunami forming due to Cyclone Ockhi in the Bay of Bengal region, dispelling fake news alerts and rumours on WhatsApp.

published on : 30th November 2017

Cyclone Ockhi UPDATES | Death toll rises to 77; Rahul Gandhi meets fishermen families in Kerala

Thousands of fishermen and their families in Kerala and Tamil Nadu are continuously holding mass protests, demanding for search operations to continue and for relief to be provided faster.

published on : 30th November 2017