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Kin of ICU patients at Salem GH smell a rat! Videos of rodents running amok in hospital go viral

Staff at the Government Mohan Kumaramangalam Medical College Hospital capture 50 rats in a day after social media ruckus.

21 Oct 2020

Man sets four ablaze suspecting wife's fidelity; toddler dies

A man's suspicion about his wife's fidelity took a fatal turn, as he set blaze four persons, including two neighbours, here in Aragalur village near Thalaivasal on Tuesday evening.

15 Oct 2020

Business amid pandemic? Salem private labs, hospitals issuing fake COVID-19 positive reports

With Coronavirus spreading its tentacles far and wide, a few private hospitals and laboratories in Salem district are allegedly cashing in on the scare of the people.

11 Sep 2020

Five of family including two children die in Salem fire accident

At midnight, a fire broke out in the hall decorated with a fall ceiling and wooden furnishing, later killing five family members of the house.

04 Sep 2020

Salem residents to get a taste of 'Modi idlis' from PM's birthday on September 17

The initiative is being launched by BJP functionary S Mahesh. During the COVID-19 lockdown, Mahesh had supplied food for over three lakh people in various parts of the city for 43 days.

01 Sep 2020

Tamil Nadu: Bride tests COVID-19 positive on arrival, but goes on to tie the wedding knot

The woman’s family members pleaded with the health officials to give them permission for conducting the marriage.

25 May 2020

Salem woman tests positive for COVID-19, but her relatives who went to Delhi test negative!

The district administration on March 23 had asked all those who had travelled out of the State or country to inform authorities.

08 Apr 2020

Tamil Nadu COVID-19 cases rise to 26 as eight including Indonesian clerics test positive

Officials said the 11 Indonesian nationals came to New Delhi and then reached Salem by Kerala Express on March 11

26 Mar 2020

Chennai-Salem Greenfield Corridor: Farmers want compensation as per market rates rather than by guideline value

Farmers, whose land will be acquired to implement the `10,000-cr Chennai-Salem Greenfield Corridor, are opposing the project fearing a lose of livelihood, threat to the ecosystem and measly compensati

17 Jun 2018

Tamil Nadu mandates admission of at least 50 per cent minority students to save status

If the number of eligible applications received from the minority community are less than 50 per cent of the seats, the institution should admit all such minority students.

27 Apr 2018

With Madras High Court's euthanasia order, relief at last for temple elephant

It was against this backdrop that Chennai-based animal rights activist Muralidharan brought her troubles to the notice of the High Court and sought permission to euthanise her.

22 Apr 2018