'This is new-age untouchability': Pudukkottai Dalit woman chairman alleges caste discrimination after name left out from credits

Sources said that Uma Devi belongs to the DMK whereas the MLA and union councillor belong to the AIADMK and this might have also been the reason for her name being left out.

12 Oct 2020

On World Biriyani Day, Tiruchy restaurant chain serves tasty biriyani for 10 paise!

KMS Hakkim Biryani also offered biryani for Rs 1 to frontline warriors who are battling the coronavirus pandemic.

11 Oct 2020

Tussle between politicos to cost Tiruchy city of development project?

There are allegations that some of the traders, who oppose shifting of the Gandhi market, are backed by Tourism Minister Vellamandi N Natarajan who has been running business near the Gandhi market for

22 Sep 2020

‘Covid-affected’ school HM alleges fleecing by Tiruchy hospital

A private hospital in Tiruchy has come under the scanner for allegedly fleecing a patient in the name of Covid-19 treatment.

21 Sep 2020

Tiruchy: Taluk-wise teams to monitor movement of passengers

With inter-district bus service resuming after almost 160 days on Monday (today), the district administration has created taluk-wise coordination teams to monitor and control the crowd movement.

07 Sep 2020

A monument-al day for Tiruchy

Home to 251 monuments and 160 sites of archaeological  importance, the Chennai circle of ASI is one of the largest circles in the country.

27 Aug 2020

Stalin posters at CPM protest in Tamil Nadu's Srirangam stir controversy

The party staged protests across the state making various demands including for a COVID-19 relief of Rs 7500 to be given to each tax-paying citizen.

26 Aug 2020

Order to shut meat shops on Ganesh Chathurthi creates confusion in Tiruchy

The Tiruchy City Corporation on August 18 issued an order asking meat shop owners within the city limits to remains shut on account of Vinayaka Chathurthi. 

21 Aug 2020

Opium re-surfaces in Central TN after 7 years

Tuesday's opium haul has taken officials of Organised Crime Intelligence Unit (OCIU) in Tiruchy by surprise as the narcotic drug resurfaced in the central region after almost seven years.

13 Aug 2020

Over 100 North Indians attend verification process for railway job in Tiruchy allegedly flouting lockdown norms

The workshop management said that they called 183 candidates alone for verification on Tuesday and of them 113 participated. 

04 Aug 2020

Containment zone after homecoming?

On Sunday, officials were busy sealing the streets of Ootathur village after declaring it a containment zone.

27 Jul 2020

Office is home for people trying to evade COVID-19 stigma

With many Tiruchiites providing their office addresses to avoid health officials knocking on the doors of their houses, the task of identifying positive persons has become onerous.

25 Jul 2020

Tiruchy residents worried as Uzhavar Santhai opens again

The decision by officials to allow the temporary market at Uzhavar Santhai to reopen just two days after six traders tested positive for coronavirus has taken Tiruchiites by surprise.

18 Jul 2020

Three wards in Srirangam under 14-day intense lockdown

With 50 per cent of Covid cases in Tiruchy district being reported in the city, the Corporation has imposed an intense lockdown for 14 days in three wards of the rirangam zone from Friday.

11 Jul 2020

Fear of NSB road turning into a cluster becomes true

Fears that NSB road was a cluster waiting to explode became true as over hundred persons who were contacts of one jewellery store employee have tested positive.

07 Jul 2020