Treasures from bygone era on sale!

This 52-year-old fruit-seller from Rajankattalai village has undertaken the task to promote indigenous artisans and display their goods at his shop.

19 Jun 2022

14 houses in Nagapattinam get piped gas supply

As works are under way in the other three districts, supply has started in Nagapattinam district.

19 Jun 2022

Over 1,000 mechanised boats set to hit sea as fishing ban ends in Tamil Nadu's coastal delta districts

Mechanised fishing boats such as trawlers and gillnetters keep off the sea during the period to facilitate breeding of fishes in the Bay of Bengal.

15 Jun 2022

Man remanded in Nagapattinam sub jail dies due to 'alcohol withdrawal'

He was produced before a magistrate and remanded to the Nagapattinam sub jail for judicial custody but fell 'ill' and was admitted to the Nagapattinam Government General Hospital on June 10.

14 Jun 2022

CT scan room ceiling gives away; concerns over Karaikal government general hospital infrastructure

Activists condemned the incident and the negligence of the hospital authorities on infrastructure.

13 Jun 2022

Thirusaikadu erupts in celebration as 12th century idol comes back home

According to sources, the idol, standing two feet in height and weighing 22 kg, went missing from Shri Sayavaneswarar Temple in Mayiladuthurai district in 1965.

12 Jun 2022

Cauvery river water reaches Melaiyur regulator in Tamil Nadu's Mayiladuthurai

Farmers are worried over pending desilting works in narrower irrigation channels, which branch from A and B irrigation channels.

03 Jun 2022

Cauvery river water reaches coastal districts of Tamil Nadu

According to PWD, around 10,000 cusecs is being released from Mettur and the inflow into the dam has decreased over the past few days.

02 Jun 2022

Students give makeover to Nagapattinam government school, honour teachers before bidding farewell

Footing the expenses themselves, the students not only stopped at painting their classrooms and the compound wall, but honoured their teachers as well before parting ways.

02 Jun 2022

TN fisherwoman comes in for praise from Stalin over her daughter's medical degree from Russia

The family thanked the chief minister for the appreciation.

31 May 2022

119 fishing boats in TN delta region unregistered, finds annual inspection

Of the 1,580 vessels that were inspected by the fisheries department, 119, including 76 purse seine boats, were found lacking a permit.

31 May 2022

Annual two-day inspection of mechanised boats under way in TN delta districts

The officials had earlier insisted all owners to submit all their boats for inspection, failing which their vessels would be considered inactive and their registration, cancelled.

26 May 2022

Pattina pravesam passes off amid tight security

I feel blessed to carry our aadheenakarthar.” K Sathiyavan, a 57-year-old devotee from Dharmapuram, said, “We feel honoured to carry the palanquin.”

23 May 2022

No playground to call their own, but these tribal students in Mayiladuthurai make a mark in sports

Braving the odds, including custom which requires their tribal community folk to return home before dusk, the Class 8 girl students won a bronze medal in the sub-junior category.

19 May 2022

This Nagapattinam fisherman is on mission to save Olive Ridley turtles

The department pays him for four to five months of nesting season, under a separate scheme.

15 May 2022