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Kallakurichi fire tragedy: Toll touches seven

Four of the deceased were shooting videos of the incident, say cops

9 hours ago

MK Stalin launches Illam Thedi Kalvi scheme

Chief Minister M K Stalin on Wednesday evening inaugurated Illam Thedi Kalvi programme in a function held at Murthykuppam near Marakanam here.  

9 hours ago

Fire at cracker shop kills five in Tamil Nadu's Kallakurichi district

According to sources, a grocery shop functioning on the Kallakurichi road opened a firecracker shop a few days back and stocked the crackers in the first floor of the building.

27 Oct 2021

TN teacher held for flogging student

A government school teacher in Cuddalore district was arrested on Friday, after a video of him purportedly flogging and kicking a boy for skipping class, went viral on social media.

16 Oct 2021

Cuddalore girl donates piggy bank savings for park renovation

A school girl’s act of generosity resulted in the district Collector taking immediate step to renovate the public park near her residence in Cuddalore.

13 Oct 2021

Education no bar: Women entrepreneurs go the grass-route 

The turning point was a project conducted in the Pitchandikulam Forest of Auroville to train rural women.

10 Oct 2021

First phase of local body election begins at Kallakurichi, Villupuram on Wednesday

District administrations are all set to conduct the first phase of local body election at eleven Panchayat Unions Ward limits  in Villupuram and Kallakurichi on Wednesday. 

06 Oct 2021

Best judgment, gives hope to others: Kin of honour killing victim

The court awarded a death sentence to one person and life sentences to 12 others, including a former deputy superintendent of police and an inspector.

25 Sep 2021

18 years after couple's honour killing, TN court hands death penalty to one, life terms to 12

Two policemen -- former DSP Chellamuthu and inspector Tamilmaran -- were among those sentenced to life imprisonment

24 Sep 2021

TN girl kills drunk father who tried to molest her, released

The man was found dead on Monday night with stab wounds 

23 Sep 2021

Resilient TN girl uses Silambam to overcome challenges

  The Silambam stick in seven-year-old Yashika’s hand cut the air like a sword, making a swoosh that bespoke of the strength of her hands.

19 Sep 2021

TN PHC gives 50-year-old woman first and second Covid jab in matter of minutes

Subsequent to the confirmation, Lakshmi was admitted to the PHC for observation and discharged on Tuesday afternoon.

15 Sep 2021

Acid accident: Four students injured in Villupuram govt school lab

Girls were clearing acid bottles from demolished lab, HM suspended

14 Sep 2021

Peace, livelihood slip through the net in three fishing hamlets in Puducherry

On Saturday afternoon, fishermen from Veerampattinam village attempted to prevent Nalavadu fishermen from fishing with purse seine nets and a clash broke out between them at sea.

30 Aug 2021

TN woman dies by suicide with daughter in Malaysia after family tests positive for Covid-19, husband dies of virus

In a tragic incident, Covid-19 precipitated the death of all three members of a family from Titakudi living in Malaysia.

26 Jul 2021