Five teachers from Madurai's slum cultivating moral values in children

In the morning, the residents make their way to work as domestic helpers, labourers and corporation workers.

27 Mar 2022

Men harassed Virudhunagar rape survivor with phone calls

Eight persons, including four schoolboys, were arrested on Monday in connection with the case.

23 Mar 2022

Rs 927.61 crores allotted for Adi Dravidars sent back?

The Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare department has returned a whopping Rs 927.61 crore from the total funds allocated to it, to the State government over the last five years.

21 Mar 2022

TN to establish three food parks with focus on value-added products

The State government’s efforts to establish food parks in Theni, Manapparai and Tindivanam with support from the Union government has evoked positive response from farmers.

20 Mar 2022

TN women stand to gain with leather policy

Every year, on an average, leather products worth Rs 12,000 crores were exported to the US and Europe from Dindigul, Tiruchy, Vellore, Vaniyambadi, and Erode.

19 Mar 2022

Painting future of Kuravar community with bright colours

These good samaritans are leaving no stone unturned to sow the seeds of knowledge. like nelson mandela, they too believe education is the most powerful weapon that can be used to change the world 

13 Mar 2022

Gokulraj murder: 10 sentenced to life imprisonment until death

Prime accused S Yuvaraj gets triple life-term; all 10 claim they were implicated in the case

09 Mar 2022

MKU keeps 400 non-teaching staff on contract for 10 years in violation of rules

According to an administrator at the university, the practice has persisted so authorities can avoid following the State’s roster system.

08 Mar 2022

Ukraine crisis: Life in penury, but children's return priority for kin in Tamil Nadu

Though these parents are unsure about what is in store for their kids in the future, they want their beloved sons and daughters to be back home safely from the war-torn Ukraine.   

06 Mar 2022

Madurai native Daniel Vijayaraj bags UK's Nightingale Nurse award

The sensitive care the nurses provided to his mother and the mighty patience they showed while explaining everything to him, encouraged him to pursue a walk of life in nursing.

02 Mar 2022

Cash-strapped Madurai Kamaraj University starts paying salaries from pension fund

A panel appointed under retired HC Judge Akbar Ali had pointed out violations made in faculty appointments but no remedial action was taken, he said.

02 Mar 2022

This coffee break is a collectors’ item

The sessions were intended to motivate students but Dr John said he found another advantage to it.

27 Feb 2022

Kutty Japan to first poll as Corporation

Sivakasi, known as 'Kutty Japan', a century after it was assigned a municipality is set to go to polls for the first time as a corporation.

15 Feb 2022

Kutty Japan gears up for first election as Corporation

The city was assigned municipality status in 1920. Over a century later, the State government upgraded it to a corporation on August 24 last year by passing an ordinance in the Assembly.

15 Feb 2022

Virudhunagar residents' neverending woes: battling drainage, drinking water crisis

Virudhunagar municipality is continuously facing issues of water shortage and improper drainage systems.

13 Feb 2022