QR code for waste collection could be launched pan-state

If everything goes well, the QR code model, introduced by the Tiruchy corporation in August for waste collection and segragation, will be launched pan state by the government.

published on : 28th November 2022

Chennai-Tiruchy NH turns death trap,  2,076 killed in accidents in four years 

The road, originally designed to handle 35,000 passenger car units (PCUs), now handles more than 1.4 lakh PCUs on an average every day. 

published on : 28th November 2022

City residents welcome Tiruchy corporation's move to outsource sanitation work

Despite objections, the corporation is set to implement the government decision already tabled at the previous council meet.

published on : 28th November 2022

Low-cost FitsAir operations from Dec to increase weekly flights in Tiruchy-Colombo route

Currently, SriLankan Airlines is operating seven flights between Tiruchy and Colombo per week.

published on : 17th November 2022

Tiruchy Corporation draws 'clean image' with striking force

They played a crucial role in preventing waterlogging in the recent rains, with residents appreciating their efforts and persuading the corporation to constitute more such teams.

published on : 17th November 2022

Elevated corridor linking Madurai, Tiruchy to be unveiled in January

Similarly, the construction of the 24-km flyover to connect Natham in Dindigul with Thuvarankurichi in Tiruchy was taken up at a cost of Rs 268 crore.

published on : 17th November 2022

'Meter crisis' piles up 3,000 applications for power supply in Tiruchy

Around 1,500 applicants of the pending applications received single-phase power connections, but are waiting for meters to be installed, sources said.

published on : 15th November 2022

Four freed convicts of Rajiv case detained at Tiruchy camp

While calls for their release arise from various quarters, the four Sri Lankan nationals’ movement remains restricted until further orders.

published on : 14th November 2022

Tiruchy city's 156-year-old railway bridge awaits end of monsoon, official nod for reconstruction

An official source from the civic body said, "The railways raised no objections in a meeting we held in this regard. Another Rs 36 crore would be sanctioned from the railway's side as well.

published on : 14th November 2022

Karur woman dies after receiving shot at PHC, kin allege lapses in treatment

Furore broke out in Karur after a 27-year-old woman admitted to the Uppidamangalam PHC to undergo a family planning surgery died after receiving a jab.

published on : 9th November 2022

Ramajayam murder: Tiruchy court adjourns plea for polygraph 

The Special Investigation Team (SIT), currently handling the case, decided for a polygraph test on the 13 suspects, and a plea was filed in this regard.

published on : 8th November 2022

'Killer curves' of Salem road take motorists for harrowing ride

Commuters and activists have identified at least 40 such 'deadly' curves on the road.

published on : 8th November 2022

A year on since implementation, 'Illam Thedi Kalvi' comes knocking on private schoolchildren's doors

Fingers point to the activity-based learning, and the volunteers’ efforts to go beyond the syllabus to teach, as reasons for the feat.

published on : 7th November 2022

11 years on, less than one-tenth of land handed over for Tiruchy airport expansion

Land acquisition, however, seems to be moving at a snail's pace with only about 40.93 acres of the 512.52 acres deemed necessary for expansion having been transferred to AAI so far.

published on : 7th November 2022

Doc gives leg-up to ‘pillars of nation’ in Tamil Nadu

The hospital staff commemorate war memorial days and pay tributes to army personnel who returned home swathed in the tricolour.

published on : 6th November 2022

Tamil Nadu: British-era railway building in Tiruchy regains glory lost to debris

The building, built by the British for the community in 1897, hosted innumerable cultural events, marriage and family functions.

published on : 5th November 2022

Tamil Nadu: Put system in place to avoid monopoly over poster boards, Tiruchy residents to corporation

Shanmugan, a poster involved in pasting posters, said, "How could someone else put up another poster on the board here? Pasting one over it would probably land me in trouble.

published on : 4th November 2022

Tamil Nadu: No new UGD work should be taken up this month, Tiruchy corporation tells contractors

We took the decision as such work would cause a lot of inconvenience to residents during the rainy season," a senior corporation official said.

published on : 3rd November 2022

Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court invokes right to self-defence, sets free two accused of murder

The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court recently acquitted two persons in a double murder case in Tiruchy in 2015, by protecting their right to self-defence.

published on : 1st November 2022

No new destinations in Tiruchy airport's winter schedule but operations soar to pre-pandemic levels

Tiruchy international airport’s winter schedule, which came into effect on Sunday, includes no new destinations than the existing services to nine international and three domestic airports.

published on : 31st October 2022
1 2 3 4 5 6 >