Jayakumar Madala 

NHAI to undertake expansion of Tiruchy-Namakkal highway

The expansion is set to start from Thanthai Periyar Bridge in Musiri and run up to Valvelputhur, the final point under the control of Tiruchy division of NHAI.

25 Sep 2021

This Mayiladuthurai artist uses sunlight to create portraits of celebrities, here's how

Portraits of actors Vijay, Ajith, and Arya, apart from the cast of popular English series Money Heist, form part of his impressive collection of over 25 portraits along with hundreds of 3D arts.

05 Sep 2021

Why more poachers get away scot-free 

What is the point in sharing information? In most of the cases, the accused is set free the same day after levying a meagre fine, a village level informer of poaching activities said.

04 Sep 2021

Tamil Nadu: Tiruchy as second capital call resurfaces

The demand reiterated recently to the government by Tiruchy MP Su Thirunavukarasar and Tiruchy East MLA Inigo Irudayaraj citing that it would help decongest Chennai, has picked up traction.

12 Jul 2021

Covid-19 clusters emerging from MGNREGA worksites a cause of concern

between June 27 and July 3, Covid-19 clusters were detected in six MGNRGEA worksites in villages of Chettimangalam, Kallur, Muthulammankovil patty, Maradi, Thuliyanatham and Valavanthi.

07 Jul 2021

MGNREGS Covid clusters raise concern in Tiruchy

While crowding and adherence to Covid norms is strictly being monitored in public places, work sites, especially those under MGNREGS seem to have evaded the check.

07 Jul 2021

Native village in Tiruchy grieves Stan Swamy’s demise

The campaign was stopped only after the government accepted his request.

06 Jul 2021

We want to see him one last time: Stan Swamy's family members mourn his death

The family members are still hopeful that there is some way in which his mortal remains could be brought back to Virugallur village as it will give them a last chance to see his body.

05 Jul 2021

No longer a driver, I now sell veggies on a bicycle: Cabbie

The rise in fuel prices couldn’t have come at a worse time for autorickshaw drivers and app-based cabbies, who are yet to recover from the impact of the lockdown.

04 Jul 2021

‘Non-veg’ forwards hit weekend turnout at vaccination camps in Tiruchy

Instead of coming forward to take the vaccine, several people are seeking information on future vaccination dates so as to consume meat over the weekend and then take the jab.

21 Jun 2021

Protests return in TN's Neduvasal after word spreads over hydrocarbon extraction

Neduvasal falls under the Protected Special Agricultural Zone which was passed by state government in 2020. Under this government order, it prohibits industries from taking up non-agrarian projects.

13 Jun 2021

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