Thinakaran Rajamani

‘No nephrologist or facility to test for Hepatitis C in Tenkasi GHs’

Because of this, patients are sent to the distant Tirunelveli Medical College Hospital (TvMCH) during an emergency.

16 May 2022

No consensus in meeting on mineral smuggling to Kerala, blockade to take place on May 16

Officials of Highways, TAWD Board, and Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board gave a miss to this meeting.

13 May 2022

‘Hold more justice meets in TN villages prone to caste clashes’

Data from the National Crime Records Bureau reveals that the crimes against Scheduled Caste (SC) and Scheduled Tribe (ST) members had increased by a whopping 27.3% in the country from 2009 to 2018.

07 May 2022

Activists urge police to implement amended MV Act against overloaded trucks

Raviarunan further said the police are creating a huge loss to the State government's exchequer by not implementing the amended Act against such trucks.

22 Apr 2022

CMCHIS: Tenkasi hospitals overcharging for dialysis?

However, we are being charged for consumables after just four to five dialysis cycles, citing rupture of the membrane,” said a patient.

12 Apr 2022

41 crore allocated, but Jambunathi irrigation project still a non-starter

The project, if materialised, could help irrigate thousands of acres of farmland using surplus water from the Ramnathi dam.

07 Apr 2022

Direct Purchase Centres colluding with middlemen to deny farmers government-fixed revenue?

Farmers are still waiting to sell their paddy to the DPC even 10 days after submitting their applications online.

24 Mar 2022

Students left in open after officers demolish 'unsafe' classrooms

It's been three months since the school building, which accommodated a total of 51 students, was demolished, but so far no concrete steps have been taken by officials to construct a new one.

23 Mar 2022

Caste issue resurfaces in Kurinjakkulam after 30 years

Recently, a social media war has been waged over the deaths, which was the result of a land conflict between two communities at the village near Sankarankovil.

16 Mar 2022

30 years after caste killings, temple row roils TN village

Political tension has resurfaced at the Kurinjakkulam village, on the 30th anniversary of the murder of four people belonging to an SC community.

16 Mar 2022

District panchayat chief accused of adding unapproved resolutions into meeting minutes

The panchayat vice-chairman and several councillors have threatened to move a no-confidence motion against District Panchayat Chairperson S Tamil Selvi.

12 Mar 2022

Tamil Nadu civic body polls: Despite directions, DMK dissenters refuse to resign

After Thiruvengadam town panchayat chairman C Sermathurai refused to resign from his post, MDMK district secretary TM Rajendran and DMK town secretary Balraj jointly took up the matter.

07 Mar 2022

Bombings in Kharkiv keep Tenkasi parents sleepless

The parents of 10 medical students from the district studying in Kharkiv National Medical University in Ukraine are counting on minutes for the return of their beloved children.  

04 Mar 2022

Govt doctors appear on private hospital duty chart, inquiry on 

Director of Medical Education Dr R Narayana Babu instructed the hospital dean to form a committee to inquire into the allegation.

02 Mar 2022

TWAD board instructs EEs to ensure CWSS labourers get agreed upon salaries

Labourers claim that though their salaries are Rs 15,630 per month, they were only paid Rs 7,800 to Rs 8,800, which is against the agreement.

14 Feb 2022