Poultry business takes a hit as prices of broiler crash to Rs 72 in Tamil Nadu's Tiruppur

Broiler Coordination Committee secretary K Chinnasami said the transportation of chickens to retail shops had been stalled by two weeks of intense rains and flooding in most parts of Tamil Nadu.

published on : 24th November 2021

Coimbatore, Tiruppur get CMDA-type urban bodies

The Tamil Nadu government has formed ad hoc Urban Development Authorities for Tiruppur and Coimbatore as a precursor to establishing dedicated authorities.

published on : 23rd November 2021

Fireman risked life to rescue workers trapped in Tiruppur dyeing unit sump

Braving his life, a fire and rescue services personnel saved one of the four persons who fell unconscious inside a sump at a dyeing unit in Tiruppur on Sunday morning.

published on : 17th November 2021

Deprived of childhood, former child labourers in Coimbatore, Tiruppur districts now on path of hope

A Sowmiya, rescued from a handloom unit in Moolanur near Dharapuram in Tiruppur at the age of 11, is now in the fourth year of her undergraduate nursing course.

published on : 15th November 2021

China power crisis hits dye supply, Tiruppur garment makers wary

According to sources, price of dyes, chemicals and wetting agents used for colouring fabrics has increased by more than 30 per cent in the last few months.

published on : 23rd October 2021

“Tiruppur Government Hospital lab reusing urine sample collectors"

The clinical information obtained from a urine specimen is influenced by the collection method, timing and handling.

published on : 21st October 2021

Effluents from dyeing units polluting Noyyal river Again

Effluent released by Tiruppur dyeing units in the Noyyal River, which drains into the Cauvery in Karur, has been posing a threat to farmers and residents.

published on : 28th September 2021

5 years on, Tiruppur dyeing unit owners await subsidy on power tariff

Owners of dyeing units in Tiruppur have reiterated their demand for subsidy in power tariff for treating effluent in common effluent treatment plants (CETP).

published on : 24th September 2021

Six-year-old boy attacked by pack of stray dogs in TN's Tiruppur

Pragadhish was taken to Tiruppur Government Hospital in Dharapuram Road for treatment where his condition is said to be stable.

published on : 17th September 2021

Tiruppur schools record spike in Covid cases

Fifteen students from two schools In Tiruppur tested positive. Among them, seven were from a private school in Palladam and eight from a government school.

published on : 16th September 2021

20-year-old from NIFT-Tiruppur introduces gen-next to fabric of yore

One afternoon, while brainstorming for a college assignment, Jyothi had an idea. As a little girl, she’d dreamt of making clothes for babies.

published on : 12th September 2021

Tiruppur govt hospital closed as three doctors, two others test Covid positive

The Avinashi Government Hospital here has been shut for three days after five people — three doctors and two hospital workers — tested positive for Covid-19 on Saturday.

published on : 12th September 2021

SC family denied power connection as caste bias plays out in Tiruppur

 Further, the family charged officials from the Tamil Nadu Electricity Board (TNEB) of colluding with the dominant community.

published on : 3rd September 2021

Farmers rope in drones to fight pests, cut labour cost in Tiruppur

Senthil Kumar, a farmer in Dharapuram who owns 20 acres, said: “A few months ago, I got to know about the agri-drones through my friends.

published on : 17th August 2021

SN Sundarambal: Forgotten freedom fighter of Tiruppur

The other is the “simple and humble” SN Sundarambal, who didn’t step back from the frontline of the movement even when nursing a newborn.

published on : 15th August 2021
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