Twin sati stones identified in Javadhu Hills speak volumes of heroism
Tamil literatures had made elaborate documentation of such wars and how the soldiers in the villages used to fight back.
05 Aug 2018
Nomadic West Bengal youth on a hive-hunting mission in Vellore
The group of youth finds matured hives, destroys them and then reaps the sweet harvest, which is bought by on-lookers.
15 Jul 2018
Government school gets Tamil Nadu's's first bio-toilet, kindles curiosity from nearby schools
The Government Higher secondary school at Thorapadi here has gained attention for the installation of the state's first Bio-Toilet which has evoked curiosity from other schools.
15 Jun 2018
Commonwealth Games: Sathish Kumar Sivalingam's parents thank god for clinching third gold
Even as the nation was going gaga over the gold won by Sathish Kumar Sivalingam in Gold Coast, it was life as usual in his hometown, Sathuvachari.
08 Apr 2018
Fish found dead in tank of Vellore Murugan temple
Hundreds of fish were found dead in a tank attached to the Vallimalai Murugan temple on Sunday. While the cause of death is being probed, temple officials said that steps were being taken to clean the tank.
07 Mar 2018
Prof traces Javadi Hills to ancient roots
Inscription contains reference to Navira Malai, indicating Javadi Hills could have been known by this name 2000 years ago; ancient era inscriptions, artefacts and structures were found lately
28 Jan 2018
Research smokes out mosquito larvae with cigarettes
The team found that pesticides synthesised from discarded cigarette butt are highly toxic to mosquitoes which cause many infectious diseases such as malaria, dengue, etc.
09 Jan 2018
Youth on a healing mission reaches out to the diffabled with leprosy
Carrying a bagful of essential materials to provide first aid, blankets, sarees, dhotis, towels and bedspreads, this young man is on a mission to provide solace to the differently abled people affected by leprosy on the streets. Meet Manimaran (31), who was seen attending to leprosy affected persons here on Thursday.
27 Oct 2017
City Livelihood Centre launched in Vellore of Tamil Nadu
Have you ever felt the need for domestic helps and your search to find the suitable guy at affordable cost always proved futile? To meet this growing demand for the city dwellers where domestic servic
16 Sep 2017
Thenpennai-Palar linking soon, says CM Edappadi K Palaniswami
The Centre has already given green light for the D66-crore project, says Edappadi K Palaniswami during the MGR centenary celebration in Vellore
10 Sep 2017
Rains bring a ritual from brink
Villages near Andra Pradesh has so far received an average of 100 cm of rain in the last three days, with places around Vaniyambadi receiving most of it.
03 Aug 2017
Farmers fear the worst as AP builds one more check dam across Palar
Neighbouring State has already increased the height of existing check dams across the river in three locations between Pullur and Palar villages in the past six months
15 Jun 2017
Political veteran Era Sezhiyan to turn 95 on Friday
The 95th birthday celebrations of noted parliamentarian and freedom fighter Era Sezhiyan will be held at Hotel Palm Grove in Chennai on Friday.
27 Apr 2017
Christian Medical College goes smart with automated car park
Christian Medical College Hospital has taken the lead in addressing space crunch with an automated Multi-Level Car Parking facility.
21 Feb 2017
UK citizen Hoggard follows his heart to turn sand into work of art
Meet 51-year-old Paul Hoggard from the UK for whom carving shapes out of sand is his passion, and when he follows his heart, a spectacle is born.
05 Feb 2017
Palar brims on AP side, check dam throttles flow
AP CM Chandrababu Naidu wants to exploit water tourism potential
30 Jul 2016
Andhra government raising height of check dams upstream Palar, say activists
Group visits upper river basin in Chittoor district and finds two upcoming new structures
12 Jul 2016
Shot in the arm for multi-drug resistant TB care
Training on administering Bedaquiline, the new drug included on MDRTB programme, given at Vellore GH on Tuesday
09 Jun 2016
DMK Faces Uphill Task in Katpadi
Durai Murugan, who won four consecutive terms from the seat since1996, is pitted against AIADMK’s Appu.
05 May 2016
Kanjhawala hit-and-drag case: Cops file 800-page chargesheet, four charged with murder
Remarriage no ground to deny compensation to accident victim's widow, rules Bombay HC
45 held in connection with Bihar riots, normalcy restored: Police
India, Malaysia can now trade in Indian rupee
Indictment of former US President Trump ends decades of perceived invincibility
Indians among eight migrants found dead near US-Canada border