Sri Lankan Navy arrests eight Pudukkottai fishermen

A total of eight fishermen who put out to sea from Jegathapattinam in the district were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on Monday night for alleged poaching.

published on : 21st September 2022

Patient alleges medical negligence at Aranthangi government hospital in Tamil Nadu's Pudukkottai

The CMO of the Aranthangi Government Hospital on Sunday issued memos to a few hospital staff after a patient alleged medical negligence.

published on : 19th September 2022

Government road out of reach for SCs in Pudukkottai village?

The security arrangement was in place for the funeral of K Kanthaiya (70) belonging to Scheduled Caste and videos of the funeral went viral on social media.

published on : 8th September 2022

Village in Pudukkottai ostracising people for inter-caste marriage

On a visit to the village, TNIE found that those who belonged to BC and MBC and had got married between the castes have been facing discrimination of varied forms for generations.

published on : 30th August 2022

Probe into 'caste harassment' at Pudukkottai govt school underway

An audio clip, which was widely circulated across the district late on Saturday night and Sunday, drew everyone's attention.

published on : 26th August 2022

Peace meeting held at Pudukai college over 'fee' row

Najimunisha Begum had, on August 11, alleged that the HOD locked her 'burkha,' bag and other articles and refused to give the key.

published on : 23rd August 2022

Pudukkottai temple pond now a haven for tipplers

The Pragathambal temple pond in Thirukokarnam, which was once used by the entire panchayat, is now crying for attention.

published on : 10th August 2022

Pudukkottai book fair draws to a close, nets over Rs 2 crore in sales

The district's fifth annual book fair, which drew to a close on Sunday, saw a footfall of around one lakh in students alone and recorded over Rs 2 crore in sales.

published on : 8th August 2022

Pudukkottai District Administration's viral Video Celebrates Chess

As Tamil Nadu hosts the 44th Chess Olympiad, every district has been coming out with innovative ways to promote chess.

published on : 29th July 2022

Youth ties the knot with girl on premises of Pudukkottai district court

According to police, Ajith (23), a resident of Vadugapatti in Pudukottai district, was in a relationship with Priya* (20), a relative of his, for over two years.

published on : 7th July 2022

Pudukkottai art show that befits a king

Mentioning the idea of sketches on the first eight kings as theirs, Ayyappa added that people tend to connect better with black and white drawings. 

published on : 26th June 2022

Pudukkottai: Construction work for memorial for Rajagopala Tondaiman to begin soon

Annadhanam was held at various places and special poojas wee performed in temples on Thursday.

published on : 24th June 2022

Collector gifts book on Christianity's history in Tamil Nadu to CM MK Stalin, BJP cries foul

When Chief Minister MK Stalin visited Pudukkottai on June 8, Collector Kavitha Ramu presented him a copy of Nivedita Louis’ Ariyappadatha Christhavam.

published on : 13th June 2022

Illam Thedi Kalvi continues in this TN village even during holidays, thanks to students

It is essentially like tuition classes for government school students.

published on : 29th May 2022

Pudukkottai villages go liquor-free, set example

The number of road accidents and small fights has come down, said the doctors and nurses at the PHC.

published on : 12th May 2022

Woman with multiple issues gets two units of rare Bombay blood at Pudukkottai GH

The patient underwent dialysis due to kidney failure on Tuesday and the first unit of blood was transfused.

published on : 12th May 2022

Gang of three slit man's throat in Pudukkottai, burgles house

A gang of three men slit the throat of a 52-year-old businessman from Avaduarpattinam and robbed his house on Sunday night.

published on : 26th April 2022

Pilot project using modern technology to control fall armyworm attack under way in Pudukkotta

Scientists from MSSRF said the area under maize cultivation in Pudukkottai reduced to 1,600 acres in 2022 from 6,000 acres in 2018 due to fall armyworm.

published on : 30th March 2022

Neduvasal hydrocarbon project: Residents to resume protest from April 12 

To discuss the proposed hydrocarbon project at Neduvasal, a consultative meeting was held at Sri Nadiyamman Thidal in the village on Sunday evening.

published on : 19th February 2018