Soaring admissions, insufficient classrooms: Bittersweet predicament for these TN govt schools

Three govt schools in Tiruchy district have had phenomenal admissions this year. However, none of them have more than 12 classrooms. They are worried given the SOP allowing only 20 students per class

published on : 22nd October 2021

Tiruchy Municipal Corporation gears up for monsoon, asks officials to focus on 'vulnerable' spots

Though the civic body recently conducted desilting of drainages at few places, residents have urged action in the remaining places as well

published on : 19th October 2021

Underground drainage works as major roadblock for repairing untarred interior roads in Tiruchy

According to sources, the corporation would be able to conduct the laying of such roads after finishing UGD works in these areas.

published on : 19th October 2021

Set up markets or parking lots under city bridges to curb garbage menace: Tiruchy residents

Senior Corporation officials said they will consider the issue and take necessary action.

published on : 18th October 2021

Rise in footfall at Tiruchy railway junction; more special trains likely ahead of Deepavali

With the announcement of resuming classes from 1-8 from November 1 and Deepavali around the corner, the footfall has increased and is expected to further increase in the coming days.

published on : 18th October 2021

Painful wait for pregnant women at Tiruchy urban primary health centre

According to officials, the PHC is always crowded because it covers four wards and six sectors of the Tiruchy Corporation.

published on : 13th October 2021

Short-lived relief for Tiruchy city as potholes reemerge within months of road relaying

Road safety activists point to a lack of milling process prior to relaying as the major cause for roads like Anna Nagar Main Road suffering potholes in the same spots once again.

published on : 13th October 2021

One-vote wonder: Tiruchy man becomes panchayat president

Scenes from the Tamil film Mandela played out at a village in Tiruchy district on Tuesday, after a candidate contesting for the post of village panchayat president secured victory by a single vote.

published on : 13th October 2021

New machine to bring glory days back for Tiruchy kallu?

Synthetic stone merchants in the city are slowly recovering from the loss owing to the pandemic and have hopes on coming festival season to see increase in business.

published on : 12th October 2021

Tiruchy: Onion price rise brings tears to eyes

In the past 10 days the price has increased twice as much. On Monday, a kg of onion was sold at Rs 40.

published on : 12th October 2021

These transwomen from Tiruchy transform challenges into chances

United under the banner ‘Tiruchy Pasumai Patru’, a team of 10 transwomen set up a shop for juice, coffee, knick-knacks, and ornamental plants in 2017.

published on : 10th October 2021

Corporation puts up banners against littering at Uyyakondan canal

Corporation officials said the civic body is having plans to place cameras in areas where there is too much littering.  

published on : 9th October 2021

Tiruchy: Covid-19 vaccine camps out of reach of destitutes?

Says Raja (80), a street dweller at the Central Bus Stand, “I left my home about 40 years ago and I am not in touch with any of my family members.

published on : 7th October 2021

All Tiruchy Corporation buildings now equipped with rainwater harvesting system

Residents opined that the Corporation should also take efforts to ensure the installation of RWH systems in all buildings by offering subsidy. 

published on : 27th September 2021

NHAI to undertake expansion of Tiruchy-Namakkal highway

The expansion is set to start from Thanthai Periyar Bridge in Musiri and run up to Valvelputhur, the final point under the control of Tiruchy division of NHAI.

published on : 25th September 2021
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