Jeyalakshmi Ramanujam

Madurai: Demand for Microbiology courses goes up

Due to the pandemic, the demand for microbiology courses has increased as it is evident from the number of applicants for such courses in the city colleges.Due to the pandemic, the demand for microbio

09 Sep 2020

Join Class VI and get a free smartphone

Welcome to Thiagarajar Higher Secondary School that is offering an android smartphone to each student who joins Class VI in the academic year 2020-21.

28 Aug 2020

Life’s greatest lessons come for free at this school

When the history of our times is written, the great minds wielding the pen would talk about our race’s fortitude.

21 Aug 2020

COVID-19 brings a windfall of admission forms for arts and science colleges in Madurai

This year, there is a huge demand for conventional courses like Economics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, and Zoology.

31 Jul 2020

Saddled with a backlog, students struggle to pursue higher studies

Arrears come as stumbling block to final-year UG and PG students of State-run varsities.

27 Jul 2020

G.O. approving ‘New scheme of Studies’ for higher edu cancelled

Principal Secretary to the School Education Department cancelled the order approving the new scheme of studies for higher education and ordered schools to continue following the present system. 

08 Jul 2020

Will the 'New scheme of Studies' for Higher Education provide opportunities to the students?

Under this scheme, English is compulsory and the Class XI students have to select three core subjects from any one group while combining three main subjects from Science or Arts or Vocational streams.

01 Jul 2020

Tamil Nadu lockdown: Schools shut in Madurai, tribal kids turn labourers for food

President of The Movement of Save School Education V Vasanthi Devi said that it would be impractical for government to distribute cooked food every day to children during the lockdown.

05 Jun 2020

Parents stung by viral bug, stifled financially by lockdown

Ask Janani, a mother of two, studying in classes III and VIII, she would say that classes I to IX going online from June 1 forced her to buy two desktops and web cameras for her children.

28 May 2020

Keezhadi excavation: Unearthed bones sent for DNA research

Bones found at Keezhadi excavation site sent to US and Australia for DNA sequencing

17 Mar 2020

30 AC government buses to hit the road

Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC) is set to launch 30 air-conditioned buses from the second week of March in the district.

29 Feb 2020

MKU enters its 54th year of existence

The Madurai Kamaraj University will enter its 54th year of existence on Thursday, TNIE takes a look at the past, present and potential of the institution.

06 Feb 2020

No-salary-December for Madurai Kamaraj University lecturers?

Principal of MKU Collegeas per a notification issued by the MKU, guest lecturers' appointment was only for the odd semester of academic year 2019-2020, and that they would not rec

05 Dec 2019

Assistant professor of Madurai Kamaraj University held for soliciting students

Suspended assistant professor Nirmala Devi, who allegedly lured girl students to do “certain things” at the behest of senior Madurai Kamaraj University officials, was arreste

17 Apr 2018