Demands pour in as CM Stalin set to pay his maiden visit to Tenkasi today

MK Stalin is set to visit the recently-created district on Thursday after assuming office as chief minister one-and-a-half years ago.

published on : 8th December 2022

Notice on plea to pay crop insurance for 423 farmers

The PIL, filed by MDMK leader Vaiko’s son G Durai Vaiyapuri, said the farmers have not been paid insurance amount for the year 2016- 17.

published on : 3rd December 2022

Tenkasi district administration organises grievance meeting for transgenders

In a statement, Collector P Akash advised them to carry a copy of their transgender identity card, aadhar, ration card, voter ID and passbook.

published on : 18th November 2022

Ranked last, healthcare in Tenkasi cries for attention

Around 1,500 pregnant women require Ante-Natal Care (ANC) each month across the district.

published on : 17th November 2022

Kancheepuram tops TN in healthcare rankings; Tenkasi comes last

This is the first time the State has ranked primary healthcare centres (PHCs), healthcare sub-centers, district headquarters hospitals, and medical college hospitals.

published on : 16th November 2022

Sloth bear attacks three in Tenkasi; two left critical

The bear attacked two Nagenthiran and Sailappan among them. A video clip in which the bear is sitting on one of them and mauling the face also went viral on social media. 

published on : 7th November 2022

DMK declares office bearers for Tenkasi district units in Tamil Nadu

A functionary had also approached the lower court against the DMK leaders in this connection. However, Raja, a resident of Tenkasi has been made the secretary.

published on : 5th November 2022

DMK functionaries seek arch dam above Courtallam Mainfalls in Tamil Nadu

The cadre also submitted a petition to the Minister for Forests K Ramachandran, seeking clearance for the project.

published on : 4th November 2022

TNSTC buses slashed from Alangulam to Tirunelveli, passengers forced to travel on footboard

The reduction of buses operated by TNSTC and the slashing of trips on routes between Tenkasi and Tirunelveli have thrown public commuting into disarray.

published on : 1st November 2022

Shortage of doctors, nurses leaves Tenkasi hospital ailing

Doctors at the District Government Headquarters Hospital (GHQH) in Tenkasi have urged the State government to create more posts of doctors, nurses and multipurpose workers in the hospital.

published on : 26th October 2022

Nominate DSP to probe Class VII boy's death in Tenkasi: Madras HC

Justice Sathi Kumar Sukumara Kurup further directed the Deputy Inspector General (DIG) of Police, Tirunelveli region, to monitor the investigation.

published on : 20th October 2022

2019 theft case cracked after suspect posts photo wearing stolen jewellery in Tamil Nadu

During then, 16 sovereigns from the house were reported stolen and inquiries held with Easwari did not raise any suspicion about her involvement in the crime.

published on : 9th October 2022

One more held for denying sweets to SC kids in TN's Tenkasi

The police arrested one more person on Tuesday in the case of a caste Hindu refusing to sell snacks to school children from the SC community.

published on : 21st September 2022

Caste case accused may be banished from Tenkasi in Tamil Nadu

On Saturday, the Karivalamvanthanallur police had arrested shopkeeper Maheswaran and village chief Ramachandran under various sections after a video went viral on social media. 

published on : 19th September 2022

Class 11 vocational courses scrapped without notice in government schools

“It is categorically informed that no Class 11 students should be admitted to vocational courses from the academic year 2022-23.

published on : 3rd September 2022

Tenkasi collectorate works suspended due to lack of environmental clearance

A communication submitted by SEIAA on Friday also confirmed the litigant’s allegation.

published on : 27th August 2022

Tenkasi farmers make an extra buck as tourists flock sunflower fields

Sunflower farmers in Sundarapandiapuram and Sambavar Vadakarai villages are receiving an influx of tourists from Kerala, much higher than previous years.

published on : 25th August 2022

Biometric attendance system: Tenkasi govt hospitals worst in TN

Tenkasi has fared the worst among Tamil Nadu districts with regard to the implementation of the biometric attendance system at government hospitals (GHs).

published on : 17th August 2022

Razing of nine artificial waterfalls begins in Tenkasi

In the first phase,  officials began breaking the concrete canals that were illegally constructed to carry water to the artificial waterfalls.

published on : 2nd August 2022

‘Bee’ting the odds through manual pollination

Scientists have flagged the decline in bee populations across the world for some years, citing pesticide use and climate change as causes.

published on : 27th July 2022
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