Farmer turns Twitterati, sells 42 tonnes of cabbage

Novel thinking helps Erode native earn amid lockdown woes

27 Apr 2020

Lockdown and coronavirus make matters worse for OCD patients

Mental health experts say the pandemic and the lockdown have taken a toll on patients in the anxiety spectrum

26 Apr 2020

Coronavirus pandemic: This Erode farmer distributes 8 tonnes of vegetables for free to the poor

Between April 10 and 14, farmer Mathesh has distributed around 8 tonnes vegetables to more than 800 poor families for free of cost.

16 Apr 2020

'I am indebted to healthcare workers for their selfless service'

The youth returned home on April 9, after he was discharged from Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Government Hospital in Tiruchy.

14 Apr 2020

Testing positive is not the end of the world, says Erode COVID-19 survivor

As a person from the medical fraternity, she has a message for the society: do not blame the person you may have contracted the virus from.

08 Apr 2020

A small drive to Ooty, but a giant stride in empowerment

A P Sathy has been driving tourist taxi for eight years now and has completed more than 600 trips to places across south India, including Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala and Tamil Nadu.

08 Mar 2020

This TN man has been clearing dead bodies from train tracks for 40 years

"I have never felt bad for not getting married or having a family. The railway station has been my home. The auto drivers, police officers and shopkeepers take good care of me," said Ganesan.

05 Mar 2020

Life, death and beyond: This 65-year-old has been clearing dead bodies from Erode's train tracks for 40 years

Most people take up jobs that would give them financial stability. Some choose a job because they were told to, while a few others take up something that they like in order to excel in it.

05 Mar 2020

Sometimes I compromised on my meal to feed dogs: TN woman looks after 60 dogs on low income

The kids in question are not biologically related to her and they are not human either. Gracy refers to sixty stray dogs that she feeds as her kids.

04 Mar 2020

This Erode government school is training tomorrow’s Dipa Karmakars

This gymnastics centre is one-of-its kind in Tamil Nadu as it is set up inside a government school especially for those children from Dombara community.

23 Feb 2020

Straight out of 'Dead Poet's Society': This Tamil Nadu teacher makes class fun with puppets

The 39-year-old teacher has successfully incorporated puppetry into his teaching methodology.

13 Feb 2020