The monsoon has exacerbated the plight of the workers, who could not land a different job during the off-season – mid-October to February – due to the noxious effects of salinity on their skins.
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Now, the school has 216 students. So what changed in the last five years or rather who changed it? Answer: A group of youth and a bunch of overzealous villagers.
22 Nov 2020
With the number of devotees wearing disguises having drastically declined, the sales of Dussehra disguise kits this year have gone south
27 Oct 2020
The pivotal moment in this phase of excavations was the discovery of a habitation site at Adichanallur, according to exavation director J Baskar, who described it as a milestone discovery.
22 Oct 2020
Perungulam is the last of the 15 tanks fed by the Maruthur East canal (Keezhakal) and is one of the largest tanks in the Thamirabarani system, spread over 883 acres
17 Oct 2020
Thoothukudi SP visited the victim’s house in his village and promised protection for the family.
13 Oct 2020
Ahead of the rabi season this year, several farmers in Thoothukudi alleged that the Primary Agriculture Cooperative Societies had denied loans against gold jewellery
10 Oct 2020
Scholars have appealed the State to conduct a detailed survey to uncover evidence of the early Tamil civilisation along Thamirabarani Valley.
10 Oct 2020
A transhipment hub in Thoothukudi would get the containers directly shipped to India as against the existing system of containers being transhipped at Sri Lanka’s Colombo Port.
28 Sep 2020
Tamil Nadu government transferred the case to the CB-CID while AIADMK expelled the party functionary accused of murdering the man.
21 Sep 2020
AIADMK functionary Thirumanavel with the instigation of the inspector, abducted Selvan in his car, beat him black and blue at a secluded place.
18 Sep 2020
Environmental activists have alleged that though Thoothukudi municipal corporation was allowed to cut only 64 trees as part of drainage project, the civic body had cut more than 300.
10 Sep 2020
A large pothole was developed in the bridge on March 14. Consequently, only one lane of the bridge was made available for use.
04 Sep 2020
He trains transgenders on folk dance and performing arts
26 Aug 2020
The Madras High Court that rejected Vedanta's plea to reopen Sterlite Copper, had said that the unaccounted discharge of mercury from the smelter unit was a serious cause of concern.
24 Aug 2020