M Abdul Rabi

Fear of livelihood engulfs repatriated Kanniyakumari fishermen

On July 1, 535 Kanniyakumari district fishermen, who were stranded in Iran, arrived in the first batch. Two weeks later, 58 more, including 24 from Kanniyakumari district, arrived in the next batch.  

23 Jul 2020

Social worker assaulted by cop, booked under Epidemic Act

A social worker, who was collecting the identity documents of workers to help them get government aid, was arrested under The Epidemic Diseases Act for defying lockdown rules.  

13 May 2020

Modulus of elasticity

For 22 days now, latex has not been collected from a majority of the rubber trees in Kanniyakumari district.

09 Mar 2020

Their voice resonates

As the grip of the novel virus is getting tightened day by day, their families are biting their nails and demanding the authorities to swiftly repatriate the stuck fishermen by a special flight soon.

06 Mar 2020

Olive ridleys' arrival low this year

A downward trend spotted in the arrival of Olive ridley sea turtles to the coasts in Kanniyakumari district after the Ockhi cyclone has left the wildlife conservationists of the areas in distraught.

20 Feb 2020

‘Son of soil’ left with little hope after Cyclone Ockhi unleashed coastal Nagercoil

Over a fortnight has passed since Ockhi unleashed her fury to bring this coastal district to its knees.

21 Dec 2017