Jayakumar Madala 

Vaccinating Tamil Nadu tribals an uphill task as fear of death, side-effects drive them away

A few of the major reasons cited by the public for refusing to take tests or vaccines has been fear of death and side-effects.

02 Jun 2021

Tiruchy’s Covid-19 deaths witness 12-fold increase in one month

The mortality rate has significantly increased compared to the first wave. The Covid tally stands at 536 as on May 29. 

01 Jun 2021

Is there a mismatch in Covid-19 deaths being reported in Tiruchy?

Tiruchy crematoriums records more COVID-19 deaths than those found in Tamil Nadu government bulletin.

27 May 2021

Former colleagues trounce three AIADMK ministers in polls

27 in the AIADMK cabinet entered the fray and 11 failed to retain their seats

05 May 2021

Three AIADMK ministers suffer defeat at the hands of their former colleagues

Transport Minister MR Vijayabaskar, Law minister C Ve Shanmugavel and Minister for Industrial Government, MC Sampath were defeated by candidates who once belonged with the AIADMK.

04 May 2021

TN elections: Abu Dhabi techie on vacation back home in Tiruchy finds his vote stolen

When he provided his booth slip and identification proof for polling officials to verify his credentials, he was in for a shock as they informed him that his vote had already been cast

06 Apr 2021

AMMK poses tough challenge to Dravidian majors in Tiruchy East

Known as the most urbanised constituency in the district, Tiruchy East comprises 25 wards of the city corporation.

05 Apr 2021

RIP Ramakrishna Talkies: Film buffs shocked as historic Tiruchy theatre turns into rubble

Built by MRS Vas in 1934, Ramakrishna Talkies was once called the 'heaven of the poor'

01 Apr 2021

'Voters won't get carried away by lies, false propaganda': Congress MP Jothimani

45-year-old Jothimani Sennimalai dismissed the idea of a third front becoming a force to reckon with in Tamil Nadu.

29 Mar 2021

Tamil Nadu elections: Setback for MNM-led alliance as Lalgudi candidate joins DMK

Muralikrishnan was set to contest on the Samathuva Makkal Katchi's 'torch light' symbol in the April polls but in a sudden turn of events, he left the fray and decided to join the DMK

22 Mar 2021

After 24-years, it’s a sarcastic banner that finally fetches Pudukkottai man call from employment exchange

The man in question, K Anand Raj, is a resident of Pudukkottai town who works as a contractual driver in a private firm.

15 Feb 2021

In new publicity blitz ahead of TN polls, DMK converts name boards of shops into party banners

In the past few days, pictures of DMK President MK Stalin with the slogan 'Stalinthan Vararu, Vidiyal Thara Poraru' have become the face of several fruit, provisional and utility stores in Tiruchy

25 Jan 2021

Costly campaign: Kamal Haasan takes Rs 1.5 lakh helicopter ride to Tiruchy

The actor was scheduled to arrive in Tiruchy from Chennai on Sunday afternoon but his flight was diverted to Madurai due to runway re-carpeting work at the Tiruchy airport.

28 Dec 2020