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Tamil Nadu: 48 hours after car slipped into Nilgiris gorge and killed five, two finally rescued

A special team comprising the police and MTR officials tried to trace the location of the tourists using mobile signal triangulation.

published on : 4th October 2018

Reserve Forest in Nilgiris off limits to general public

The Reserve Forest area is being used for recreational activities, not only by members, but by guests of the association members also.

published on : 20th September 2018

Waste treatment facility in Nilgiris faces closure

Not only that, the CPCB team has found that the existing deep burial pits are not as per the standard prescribed by Bio-Medical Waste Management Rules, 2016.

published on : 11th September 2018

Couple pays Rs 2.8 lakh for Nilgiri train ride

All for a whopping ticket price of Rs 2.85 lakh. The Lynns booked all tickets in the train for themselves to enjoy their journey to the queen of hill stations.

published on : 1st September 2018

 Mithun Chakraborty's resort among the 11 shut down in Nilgiris

The Nilgiris district administration shut down 11 more resorts that had been functioning without approval on the elephant corridor in the buffer zone of the Mudumalai Tiger Reserve (MTR) on Sunday.

published on : 27th August 2018

Nilgiris bride braves flooded river to rush to her wedding venue

Rasathi’s wedding is scheduled on August 20, and she along with several of her family members decided to undertake the ride in two coracles on Friday to reach the venue of her marriage.

published on : 19th August 2018

Tamil Nadu: Illegal resorts located on Nilgiris elephant corridor sealed

Nineteen resorts constructed on the elephant corridor in Nilgiris district were sealed by the authorities today.

published on : 12th August 2018

Supreme Court orders closure of 27 resorts in Nilgiris elephant corridors in Tamil Nadu

The apex court perused the report placed before it by the district collector of Nilgiris which said that resorts with restaurant were operating in the area even though they do not have approval.

published on : 9th August 2018

Supreme Court asks Tamil Nadu to seal 11 resorts on Nilgiris elephant corridor within 48 hours

The counsel had also told the court that around 18,000 elephants came to Tamil Nadu during the monsoon season and the court should direct that the power connection to these resorts and hotels be snapp

published on : 9th August 2018

Elephant suffers near Pandalur as team of vets reach late

A ten-year-old tusker with an injury in the mouth collapsed near the tea fields at Charembadi forest range near Pandalur in The Nilgiris on Tuesday.

published on : 13th June 2018

Tourist bus topples in Nilgiris district of Tamil Nadu, two dead 

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. 

published on : 27th May 2018

Two tiger cubs found dead in Masinagudi in Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris district

Two tiger cubs, barely 15 days old, were found dead in Masinagudi forest range of the Mudumalai Tiger Reserve in the Nilgiris district on Tuesday morning.

published on : 14th February 2018

Boiler of toy train engine bursts in Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris, two loco pilots injured

Two locopilots of a heritage train were injured when the boiler of its engine suddenly burst due to misfire in Nilgiris.

published on : 9th December 2017

Tamil Nadu: Train services between Coonoor and Mettupalayam cancelled

The NMR service was cancelled between Mettupalayam and Coonoor for the last two days with landslips.

published on : 3rd December 2017