Daughter of frontline police worker awaits to get job under compassionate grounds

Months have passed but the daughter of the late police Sub Inspector, who died of Covid-19 during the first wave, still awaits a job under compassionate grounds as the family lost the breadwinner.

02 Jun 2021

After Cyclone Ockhi, now it’s a sea of protest for 2000 fishermen families in Nagercoil

Nearly 2,000 fishermen families stage demo at Colachel; seek government help to locate loved ones

09 Dec 2017

Cyclone Ockhi: Majority of residents continue to stay in Community hall in Thadikkarakonam

While a majority of the residents in the Ockhi-hit district have started picking up the pieces to move on with their lives, around 70 families continue to stay put in a community hall in Thadikkarakon

07 Dec 2017

Bananas on distress sale, Tamil Nadu farmers won’t even get Ockhi relief

Take the road between Putheri and Kesavanpudhur in Nagercoil and you will find heaps of bananas, some ripe, some raw, on the flanks at various locations.

07 Dec 2017

Back home in Nagercoil, Cyclone Ockhi survivors face an uncertain future

The 20-odd homeless families began picking up the pieces to start afresh after their houses fell like nine pins in the cyclone fury

06 Dec 2017