Their thavil beats silenced the pandemic

On stage are two girls in their early teens playing thavil, totally oblivious about their admirers around.

19 Jun 2022

Computer centre sealed for sale of fake voter ID cards in Tamil Nadu's Tindivanam

Official sources from the revenue department said that M Selvaraj (57) of Naduvandhal village near Mailam in Villupuram got his voter identity card through a computer centre.

14 Jun 2022

Dikshithars cite court orders, refuse to share temple accounts with HR&CE

The dikshithars told the committee that the details would be furnished only before a panel formed by a court.

08 Jun 2022

Tamil Nadu state will act as bridge between Dikshithars and devotees: Minister

The minister was visiting the temple at Chidambaram on Monday morning. Following a darshan at the Kanaga Sabhai, Sekar Babu had a discussion with the Dikshithars at Thousand Pillars Hall.

07 Jun 2022

Seven members of Tamil Nadu family drown near Cuddalore's Kedilam Check Dam

Two women and five girls of a family drowned after getting stuck in the mud near the Kedilam Check Dam in Cuddalore district on Sunday afternoon.

06 Jun 2022

HR&CE department has no plan to take over Chidambaram's Nataraja temple: Tamil Nadu minister

The records are being scrutinised following complaints from devotees, the minister said during his visit to the Shri Abhirami Amirthakadeswarar Temple at Tirukadaiyur in Mayiladuthurai district. 

05 Jun 2022

1200-year-old Kotravai sculpture discovered in Tamil Nadu's Villupuram 

Raj Paneerselvam and R Udayaraja from Marabusar Organization in Tiruvannamalai came to Paruthipuram village near Melmalayanur for a field visit.

02 Jun 2022

Residents in Tamil Nadu's Panruti await basic amenities and patta

Over 77 families were evicted from the lands of Neyveli Lignite Corporation India Limited (NLCIL) in Cuddalore since the 2015 floods and cyclone.

01 Jun 2022

Nataraja Temple dikshithars call HR&CE notice illegal, arbitrary

They also sent a copy of their counter-notice to the President, Prime Minister, Union Home Minister, Governor and the Chief Minister.

31 May 2022

Tamil Nadu's HR&CE probe panel to visit Nataraja Temple on June 7-8; dikshithars irked

The dikshithars, who manage the temple's affairs, were already chagrinned by the order to reopen the Kanaga Sabhai and said they are seeking legal advice on the notice.

30 May 2022

This 47-year old Tamil Nadu government school teacher has not taken leave for 13 years

Sources from the school said that she always comes to the school on time and usually is the last person to leave the school.

27 May 2022

Sivanadiyars have darshan from Kanaga Sabhai at Nataraja temple

Dikshithars send letter to PM, prez, say TN can’t take unilateral decision on temple matters

24 May 2022

AIADMK opposes DMK plea to exempt taxes for Udhayanidhi flick

Puducherry East State secretary A Anbazhagan issued a statement charging that the DMK's statements were dividing residents under caste in peaceful Puducherry.

23 May 2022

AIADMK opposes DMK plea to exempt taxes for Udhayanidhi flick

This comes after the Tamil flick hit theatres on Friday. 

23 May 2022

G.O. opens Kanaga Sabhai darshan to all

Sources said the additional collector warned of severe action if the order was not honoured.

20 May 2022