Elderly tribals in TN trek 10 km to get Rs 1,000 pension
The pension is essential for their survival as most work on farm land, and receive grains instead of wages.
26 Mar 2023
Fieldwork over homework
The remoteness of the area and the pandemic contributed to a dip in the enrolment ratio at the school.
12 Mar 2023
Last used in 2008, Yelagiri's amphitheatre unkempt since
Located in Punganur near Yatri Nivas, the amphitheatre was part of a beautification project and was built at the cost of Rs 40 lakh.
03 Mar 2023
Three boys on way to school run over by speeding SUV in Tamil Nadu
Around 8.30am, an SUV in which four college students were on their way to Yelagiri from Vellore took a left turn from the highway to enter the service road.
01 Mar 2023
Vellore: Loo on graveyard, SC villagers at Nature’s mercy
About 611 people belonging to 171 families reside on Tiruvalluvar, Ambedkar and Kuruku-Puthumanai Streets at the Aadi Dravidar colony.
24 Feb 2023
Charioteer of science sparks young minds
A few minutes later, the sound of the monotonous wind was broken by the horns of a van. The 37-year-old science teacher V Arivarasan stepped out of the van.
12 Feb 2023
Stampede at line to get tokens for free clothes kills 4, hurts 12 in TN's Vaniyambadi
Chief Minister MK Stalin condoled the deaths in a statement and announced relief of Rs 2 lakh to the kin of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to three women, who were seriously injured.
05 Feb 2023
Eight years on, Bharathi Nagar residents await basic infrastructure in Vellore
The locality lacks drainage facilities leading to stagnation and breeding of mosquitoes.
22 Jan 2023
House that builds confidence in kids
Open House, an artistic community, experiments with art and theatre and conducts worshop every Sunday to teach art skills and tell stories to students of government schools
22 Jan 2023
40 years on, 550 Kanikars in Tiruvannamalai fight for community certificates
Since 1981, 140 families in Arni town and Iyyampalayam Puthur Kamaraj Nagar have been fighting to obtain community certificates.
09 Jan 2023
Karpi: A tale of building young lives
Karpi, an NGO filled with young enthusiastic souls, is working to redefine the lives of socially and economically marginalised students in Chennai.
25 Dec 2022
Unfinished Katpadi main road puts two-wheeler riders at risk
Two-wheeler riders are prone to accidents after contractors left road construction work of the Katpadi main road near the new bus stand unfinished.
17 Dec 2022
Confusion in street names delays maintenance work in Vellore?
The contractor who was supposed to mend the first street got confused with the existing street and repaired the latter, leaving the former untouched.
17 Dec 2022
Vellore logs 273 fever cases since October this year
Vellore logged a total of four dengue cases, and 273 fever cases since October 2022. In December alone, the district reported 51 fever cases, and one dengue infection.
14 Dec 2022
Star trek, a passion sky-high
Bhavanandhi has a friend of his to thank for the initiative, as he is the one who kindled the passion in him during a camping trip to Nagalapuram in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh seven years ago, in 2015.
04 Dec 2022
Popular Malayalam actor, former MP, Innocent passes away 75
JP Nadda sets 200-plus seats, over 51% vote target for BJP in 2023 MP Assembly polls
Mumbai Indians beat Delhi Capitals by 7 wickets to win inaugural WPL title
Women's World Boxing Championships: Nikhat, Lovlina crowned world champions
Bad weather: 350 goats struck dead by lightning in Uttarkashi
Mid-air scare: Nepal asks Indian authorities to take action against Air India pilots