Officials are concerned that a ship grounded near Karaikal by Cyclone Gaja in 2018 will be damaged by Cyclone Nivar.
4 hours ago
In Karaikal, about 74 shelters have been identified to accommodate people from low-lying areas and those affected by the cyclone.
4 hours ago
The boats had gone for fishing in the Palk Straits, dozens of nautical miles south-east of Kodiyakarai a few days ago, before the cyclone alert was sounded.
5 hours ago
Salt producers in Vedaranyam, who bore the brunt of cyclone Gaja, are worried yet again as Cyclone Nivar makes steady progress towards the Tamil Nadu coast.
23 hours ago
The cyclone is expected to make landfall between Mammalapuram and Karaikal, including Mayiladuthurai district.
23 Nov 2020
The whale was 36 feet long and weighed around five tons. Fishers from Pazhaiyar told The New Indian Express they had never seen the shoring of a whale of such massive size in recent years.
17 Nov 2020
Though crop insurance is being provided in torrents for damaged paddy crops and trees distributed, they might have to wait a little longer for its fruits to bear.
16 Nov 2020
The prices of jasmine are skyrocketing everywhere across the state as the flowers are being sold for nearly Rs 1,500 a kilo in markets.
14 Nov 2020
RMP Rajendra Nattar, a fisher-representative from Nagapattinam, said, “Who gave the Sri Lankans authority to destroy Indian properties.
11 Nov 2020
The Police said that the Sri Lankan couple would be lodged in Puzhal Central Prison in Chennai and the boy could be sent to a juvenile home.
07 Nov 2020
The conflict between fishers in Vedaranyam and other districts over fishing in Kodiyakarai waters was resolved in a meeting with stake holders on Wednesday.
06 Nov 2020
It is an agricultural produce the Indian farmers cannot find a market for. It is your humble turmeric.
30 Oct 2020
A meeting was arranged in Vedaranyam as fishers threatened to launch agitations but none from Kodiyakarai turned up.
29 Oct 2020
Indian Coast Guard on Thursday arrested six Sri Lankan fishers allegedly for fishing in Indian waters.
24 Oct 2020
M Chibhisha, a student from Karaikal, is the NEET topper in Puducherry with a score of 700 out of 720.
19 Oct 2020