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.

published on : 11th September 2019

Brothers get life sentence for sexual assault of minor

Mahila court sentenced two brothers for sexually assaulting a 16- year-old girl near Thanjavur.

published on : 2nd September 2019

13th-century inscription speaks of caste clash resolution in Thanjavur

A 13th-century inscription found at a temple speaks of the resolution of a caste clash between two sects.

published on : 13th August 2019

Man in Tamil Nadu arrested for raping differently abled woman after she delivers stillborn baby

After the woman delivered a stillborn baby, she revealed to her family that she was sexually abused by her maternal uncle's friend.

published on : 17th July 2019

Madras HC quashes GO for acquiring land to rehabilitate those who parted with land for IAF project

In the event rehabilitation is proposed in the land acquisition for the project, it is imperative that equity is ensured for all the land users in the process.

published on : 28th June 2019

Thanjavur: Headmistress booked for kicking girl on face

Tiruvaiyaru police registered a case against the headmistress of a panchayat school in Thanjavur district for allegedly meting out corporal punishment. 

published on : 27th June 2019

In a first, eight transgenders appointed security guards in Tamil Nadu hospital

They were appointed on a contract basis with a monthly salary of Rs 6,500, said Dr Kumudha Lingaraj, the dean of Thanjavur Medical College.

published on : 20th June 2019

Despondent farmers seek govt’s word on kuruvai

Want to know if water will be available so they can grow nurseries

published on : 28th May 2019

Thanjavur back in DMK kitty after a decade

DMK candidate TKG Neelamegam registered a comfortable lead of 33,083 votes after the completion of all the 21 rounds of counting and before the counting of the postal votes.

published on : 24th May 2019

Video on replacing of Tamil inscriptions is fake

Experts say all the content and claims in the video are totally fabricated and elaborated on the history of the delta region to put the correct facts on record.

published on : 29th April 2019

Thanjavur: Brave pet dog sacrifices life to save farmer from cobra

Seeing the five-foot long cobra about to attack Natarajan (50), a farmerof Vengarayankudikaadu village while on his way to his field, the dog 'Puppy' jumped to his rescue Saturday.

published on : 28th April 2019

Video on Tamil inscriptions being replaced in Thanjai temple fake: Marine Archeology Department

A video claiming that Tamil inscriptions in the Thanjavur Brihadeeswara temple are being replaced with Hindi inscriptions, has gone viral in social media.

published on : 24th April 2019

AMMK is ‘third leaf’: Makkal Needhi Maiam chief Kamal Haasan

The actor referred to the Cauvery water dispute and said that the delta farmers should be taught about diversifying the cultivation of crops.

published on : 13th April 2019

Tamil Nadu girl raising bar, winning gold

17-year-old Sneha prefers weightlifting like most of the other girls from her village with her elder sister inspiring her for the same.

published on : 3rd April 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.

published on : 2nd April 2019
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