Pandemic-hit delta farmers staring at an abyss, urge govt to intervene

It’s that time of the year, when farmers in the Delta districts prepare for Kharif sowing, at least those who have the groundwater resources.

published on : 25th April 2021

Consider plea on reopening of sugar mill in Mayiladuthurai: HC

According to the petitioner, C Mohan Kumar, a resident of Mayiladuthurai, sugarcane is cultivated in 10,000 acres in the region, with an output of seven lakh tonnes per year.

published on : 15th April 2021

Temple jumbos begin joy ride for rejuvenation camp in Tamil Nadu

Forest Minister Dindigul Sreenivasan and Municipal Administration Minister SP Velumani would also attend the event.

published on : 8th February 2021

‘January rains did more damage than Burevi’

Nagapattinam farmers urge Central team to recommend more compensation than what was given as cyclone relief

published on : 6th February 2021

Encounter should strike fear in hearts of criminals, says Mayiladuthurai SP

Talking to reporters on Thursday, Mayiladuthurai SP N Shreenatha said Wednesday’s encounter at Sirkazhi should strike a fear in the hearts of antisocial elements.

published on : 29th January 2021

15,000 hectares of crops damaged in past few days

Thaladi crops suffered the most. Samba crops, which had slightly grown, alone survived the cyclone.

published on : 13th January 2021

Mayiladuthurai district comes into existence

Addressing mediapersons, Manian said a new revenue division would be set up in Nagapattinam with Vedaranyam as headquarters.

published on : 29th December 2020

DMK leader Udhayanidhi Stalin calls on mutt head; later arrested

Udhayanidhi Stalin was taken into custody for the third consecutive day on Sunday when he tried to continue with his campaign.

published on : 23rd November 2020

Former cop builds a temple for his late wife and mother in Tamil Nadu

78-year-old has hired two priests to conduct prayers and lead daily worship at the temple

published on : 29th September 2020

Electricity finally reaches this tribal village in the Western Ghats

B Jeyavani, an Anganwadi worker (in-charge) of the village, hoped electrification would change their lives.

published on : 27th May 2019

Sridevi's native village in Tamil Nadu teary-eyed as 'mayil' bids adieu

It’s another Sunday. However, unlike the other weekends, it’s grief that took centre stage at this small village of Meenampatti in Sivakasi Taluk this time.

published on : 26th February 2018