Known for rolling green paddy fields, Papanasam, a part of the Thanjavur district, was a stronghold of Congress and its offshoot Tamil Maanila Congress till the 2001 Assembly elections.
03 Apr 2021
A detailed look at the problems plaguing the Constituencies in Tamil nadu
27 Mar 2021
Though Doraikannu belonged to Vanniyar community, the PMK, one of the alliance partners of the AIADMK, is reportedly not interested in the constituency, which has a significant Vanniyar population.
05 Mar 2021
Political circles are surprised about the Thanjavur choice as it has mostly favoured the Dravidian parties, especially the DMK so far.
03 Mar 2021
The gang allegedly severed his head and took it with them on a two-wheeler wrapped in a lungi but dropped at a road bump in Azad nagar in Muthupettai.
22 Feb 2021
They also urged the government to make good the crop loans of farmers who have borrowed from commercial banks including nationalised ones
05 Feb 2021
A farmer from Tiruvarur also said their long pending demand to constitute a fund for natural disaster compensation was not announced
01 Feb 2021
As per the final estimates, a total of 3,26,819 acres cultivated by 1.18 lakh farmers has been insured. Around 2.9 lakh acres were insured last year.
26 Dec 2020
On Friday, after a 60-year-old woman died, her relatives had to carry her body through paddy fields that were slushy due to the recent rains.
07 Dec 2020
The management of Panchayat Union Middle school in Thulukkaviduthi north village has been awaiting funds from the government to build additional classrooms for more than a year.
31 Oct 2020
That Miyawaki succeeded in his undertaking is testified by what Vanam – a group of volunteers – is trying to achieve using his methods five decades and two oceans apart.
18 Oct 2020
Of the 1,100 people treated for Covid-19, 200, or 18 per cent, tested negative for the virus in RT-PCR test but diagnosed based on clinical symptoms.
04 Oct 2020
Farming is much like gambling; there is no guarantee what the rolling die would yield.
16 Aug 2020
Women in Azhagiri colony broke into opparis in front of Karunanidhi’s portrait decked with flowers.
08 Aug 2018