L Rajagopal

Bird flu impact: With every plate of biryani, get a chicken-65 free!

Balachandar, Managing Director of a non-veg hotel said advent of summer meant low intake of meat.

12 Mar 2020

GST Council all set to hike tax on gold, claim jewellers

Jewellers believe that the hike will be announced after the next GST council meeting that is set to be held on December 18.

07 Dec 2019

Ahead of World Aids Day, lesser HIV cases reported across Tamil Nadu 

According to officials, HIV positive cases have drastically reduced from 3.05 per cent in 2006 to 0.28 per cent during 2018-19 in the district.

30 Nov 2019

Her hand went limp, not her courage: Income Tax officer R Anandhi's inspiring story

Urging youngsters to meet challenges head on, Anandhi says, "Life will be full of challenges. It is up to us  women to decide whether to give up or overcome them."

11 Nov 2019

NDRF to make kids future-ready with satellite designing contest

Scientist Mayilsamy Annadurai, as part of National Design and Research Forum's (NDRF) golden jubilee celebrations, is set to conduct a national satellite designing contest for school students.

11 Nov 2019

Coimbatore Hospital canteen next to public toilet since 2016, authorities pay no attention

The hospital has an average of 7,000 people visiting it every day; thousands of people are admitted to various health care departments on any given day.

18 Oct 2019

PRICOL agitation: As employees remain jobless, tiff between workers, management continues

Of the 302 workers who were given the transfer order, one died and nine others took up the job. This has left the fate of 292 workers hanging in the balance.

02 Oct 2019

Cabbage, potato all set to replace onions, say hoteliers in Kovai

With the price of onions having increased to Rs 60-70 per kg, your bill at the restaurant is likely to catch up with its galloping phase.

25 Sep 2019

Future of IT sector in Coimbatore under cloud

10 per cent of workforce in big and small companies given pink slips; lack of projects, changes in technology blamed 

14 Sep 2019

Do not rule Vikram out just yet, could re-establish contact: M Annadurai

Abnormal speeds were witnessed during the descent, there are doubts if the lander withstood the effects of these speeds.

08 Sep 2019

Steep rise in gold price hits sales in Kovai; 60% lose jobs

Venkatram said that the spike sent sales on a downward spiral with estimates pegging a slump of 60 per cent in sales.

02 Sep 2019

1.2 lakh textile jobs in Tamil Nadu lost in one year?

The textile industry, which is the second-largest employer in the country, is reeling under a severe crisis similar to the one witnessed in the automobiles sector across India. 

21 Aug 2019

‘Chandrayaan Mission attracting deals due to cost effectiveness’: Mylswamy Annadurai

Mylswamy Annadurai did his masters in Engineering from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, in 1982 before earning his PhD from Anna University.

15 Jul 2019

Frequent tipplers get delicious deals from bar owners building brand name

Sources claim that some bars remain open between 5 am and 12.30 am. It’s here that the bar owners try to draw patrons by offering combo offer.

13 Jun 2019

Fear of power crisis grips Kovai industrialists

They wanted TANGEDCO to clarify if they can reconnect to the grid at the earliest.

01 Jun 2019

Electors upset as Malayalam the only vernacular language option on National Voter Service portal

In order to help the electors,  the Election Commission of India created the National Voter Service Portal in 2015. 

16 May 2019

Coimbatore: Courier firm told to pay Rs 1 lakh for not delivering parcel

The Coimbatore Consumer Disputes and Redressal Forum ordered a private courier company to compensate a customer with `1 lakh for causing mental agony by not delivering a courier.

13 May 2019

Bike taxis of Coimbatore flouting transport department rules?

The citizens of Coimbatore have reportedly taken well the introduction of bike taxi service in the city.

11 Feb 2019

Kovai Airport creates history as IL-76 carries 15,000-kg machinery

Coimbatore International Airport created history by transporting machinery weighing 15,000 kilogram to Guwahati on Sunday.

12 Dec 2018

Double blow of demonetisation and GST has TN businessmen struggling to dole out bonus

With Deepavali round the corner, the workers in Coimbatore district are looking forward to bonus, while the dull markets has the industrialists worried.

17 Oct 2018

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