S Guruvanmikanathan

Poor facilities atop Kolli Hills puts tourists off

Despite its scenic beauty, the Kolli Hills has not drawn a large footfall of tourists due to a lack of enough amenities and inadequate safety measures.

15 hours ago

TN exporters hit by shortage of containers, hike in freight charges

Nowadays, containers are not returning from the United States and Europe but going directly to China, creating a further shortage.

22 Sep 2021

Tamil Nadu: Lack of infra, poor returns dampening coffee growers’ spirits atop Kolli hills 

Finding skilled labourers is the main problem. Coffee cultivation involves several tasks such as sowing seeds, plucking coffee beans, and drying and cleaning them

21 Sep 2021

Poultry hub Namakkal struggling to manage waste

Garbage collection has turned difficult for Namakkal municipality administration due to lack of cleanliness workers and vehicles, ever since the municipality limits were expanded in 2011.

17 Sep 2021

TANGEDCO purchases additional 1,000 MW to meet spike in demand

TANGEDCO has purchased an additional 1,000 MW to meet the increasing demand kicked off by recent election works and onset of summer.

10 Apr 2021

Graffiti artists struggle to handle ‘tech trouble’

The electorate would know of their candidates and their symbols only through wall paintings,” explained N Murugesan (52), an artist from Alanganatham Junction in Senthamangalam.

24 Mar 2021

BJP functionary resigns, to contest against Thangamani

District secretary of BJP’s Namakkal unit S Om Saravanan on Tuesday resigned from the post after the party failed to get the Komarapalayam constituency.

17 Mar 2021