750-year-old Picottah stone pillar found near Srivilliputhur

According to sources, it was customary to dig wells and use them during times of rainwater scarcity, due to which the ponds became parched.

published on : 27th September 2023

7th century Chalukya era stone inscription found in Karnataka

The expert team, which visited the site recently, also thanked Sankanagouda Devikoppa from Hanagal who has been documenting lesser-known stone inscriptions in Haveri district.

published on : 20th September 2023

Modi, Xi and Putin to skip UN General Assembly session on September 18

EAM S Jaishankar will represent India, while Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and China's Vice-President Han Zheng will represent Moscow and Beijing respectively.

published on : 16th September 2023

UN Secy General “strong advocate” for UNSC permanent seat for India: Spokesperson

Earlier in August, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar had said keeping India out of the permanent membership of the UNSC would only call the credibility of the organisation into question.

published on : 7th September 2023

Indian envoy to UN accuses China of impeding the 'blacklisting' of Pakistan-based terror outfits

Kamboj's remarks at UNSC come at the back of Beijing repeatedly placing holds and blocks on bids by India and its allies to list Pakistan-based terrorists.

published on : 6th September 2023

TN plans new bid system to cut power loss, fluctuations

States like Assam, Gujarat, Haryana, Punjab, Odisha, and Maharashtra have already implemented the TBCB mechanism for intrastate power transmission.

published on : 6th September 2023

11th century inscription discovered in Nizamabad district

The base of the stone inscription is intricate sculptures of Lord Ganesha and Naga Veer, meticulously carved in the Rashtrakuta style of art.

published on : 30th August 2023

Fisher dies after boat capsizes in Chennai, kin blame power plant

A few fishermen who were returning noticed a boat capsized near the shore,” said a senior police officer. On closer inspection, they found Vignesh drowned.

published on : 25th August 2023

TN Governor pooh-poohs common syllabus, says universities free to junk it

Ravi went on to state that the determination of higher education standards falls in the Union list of the constitution and “hence beyond the competence of the state government”.

published on : 22nd August 2023

Blow the blues away

Intense guided breathing sessions are helping participants release their past traumas and feel rejuvenated  in just a span of four hours  

published on : 20th August 2023

11th century stone inscription found in Nizamabad

The seventeen-line stone inscription order, written on the stone having 4x5 feet dimensions, was issued by Pallavarasa, the prime minister of the kingdom.

published on : 18th August 2023

Andhra Pradesh government hikes wages of contract staff

According to the order issued by AP-Transco order, the gross wage of highly skilled workers would go up to Rs 30,605 from Rs 22,589.

published on : 17th August 2023

Common syllabus optional for autonomous colleges in Tamil Nadu

This comes after the autonomous colleges expressed their apprehensions against the common syllabus in a meeting with the higher education minister. 

published on : 11th August 2023

Steep stamp duty turns dampener for land buyers in Thiruvananthapuram

Unscientific way of fixing fair value another reason for lower document registrations

published on : 29th July 2023

TN syllabi-tweak: Consult stakeholders

Without properly consulting a broad section of stakeholders, the state’s plan is unlikely to help improve the quality of higher education.

published on : 28th July 2023

Single syllabus: TN Higher Education minister to meet autonomous college heads

The minister clarified that measures will be taken to protect autonomy of autonomous colleges.

published on : 26th July 2023

Bengal: Railways stops train at unscheduled station as Bangladeshi woman delivers baby

The travelling ticket examiner had drawn the attention of the authorities concerned after he came to know from passengers of the train that the woman was experiencing labour pain.

published on : 23rd July 2023

AUT welcomes TANSCHE's common syllabus

In the press statement, R Saravanan further said TANSCHE is now active in bringing uniformity in curriculum with a view of nurturing the standard of higher education in the state.

published on : 21st July 2023

Farmers getting 24x7 power, no crops drying: Telangana Transco CMD

Earlier, devotees protested when the temple authorities stopped darshan for over one hour to allow the Transco CMD to perform puja.

published on : 18th July 2023

DVAC books former director of Tantransco

DVAC said Ramachandran also violated the TN Transparency in Tenders Act which states that an engineer cannot sanction a tender. Ramachandran has been summoned for inquiry.

published on : 16th July 2023
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