Inter-caste marriage: Bride's brother, prospective groom murder couple in Thanjavur

According to police, 24-year-old S Saranya, a resident of Thulukkaveli village near Kumbakonam, worked as a nurse in Chennai where she met 31-year-old V Mohan, of Ponnur.

published on : 14th June 2022

Autorickshaw driver set to be first mayor of Kumbakonam Corporation

K Saravanan (42), an auto driver and city deputy president of the Congress, is set to be the first Mayor of Kumbakonam City Corporation. 

published on : 4th March 2022

Kumbakonam lone TN city among 28 in country cited for best practices in waste management

In the study titled 'Waste-wise cities', Kumbakonam has been featured as one of the three cities under the category of best practices in plastic waste management.

published on : 15th December 2021

Now, 10 more say they were cheated by ‘helicopter brothers’, lodge plaint

A couple from Kumbakonam recently filed a complaint alleging that the brothers had cheated them out of Rs 15 crore, following which the District Crime Branch  registered an FIR on July 21.

published on : 3rd August 2021