Vellore

Not vaccinated against Covid, no bus travel in Vellore?

While officially there was no announcement over the requirement of vaccination for bus travel, the district authorities have been forcing it, alleged commuters.

published on : 13th October 2021

Vigilance conducts searches at residence of ex-Controller of Examination of Thiruvalluvar University

The search was launched in connection with the disproportionate asset case filed by the DVAC against former CoE Dr. P. Asokan.

published on : 7th October 2021

Rural local body polls: Election boycotted over SC reservation in Vellore

On Wednesday, the villagers further decided not to exercise their franchise for the other two posts -- district panchayat ward member and panchayat union ward member.

published on : 7th October 2021

VIT holds 36th annual convocation virtually

Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT) conducted its 36th annual convocation virtually on Tuesday. A total of 7,569 undergraduate, postgraduate students, and research scholars graduated this year.

published on : 29th September 2021

Chittoor farmers, traders strike sweet deals as jaggery prices go up in Andhra Pradesh

Traders across the district sell jaggery in Tamil Nadu’s Vellore as the produce has a good demand in the market.

published on : 18th September 2021

Vellore: Another NEET aspirant ends life after taking exam

A 17-year-old girl, who had written the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) in Vellore district last Sunday, allegedly died by suicide in her house on Wednesday.

published on : 16th September 2021

Sight to behold: Visually-impaired sculptor from Vellore wins hearts with his art

sculptor Umapathy of Vellore crafts wonders in clay with his hands, working from memory and experience

published on : 29th August 2021

Vellore Institute of Technology features in 2021 Shanghai rankings

According to the Shanghai Ranking website, VIT is the only private institution of India which has made it to the list this year.

published on : 23rd August 2021

Andhra VIT holds 2-day international conference on Data Engineering, IoT

The conference, organised virtually, had as its chief guest Dr Prem Prakash Jayaraman, Head, Digital Innovation Lab and professor (CSSE) Swinburne University, Australia.

published on : 19th August 2021

Tribals in Vellore allege mistreatment by forest dept, decry eviction move

Forest personnel allegedly torched the tribals huts in a bid to evict them from the farm land

published on : 3rd August 2021

Soon, Vellore’s spiny brinjal to get GI tag

TN Horticulture Department officials have initiated the process

published on : 20th July 2021

VIT wins TATA event for bone implant innovation

In the finale, they were challenged by runner-up ‘Team Changemakers’ from the IISc, Bangalore, and three other teams from IIT-Guwahati, and IIT-Gandhinagar.

published on : 20th July 2021

Tiruvannamalai to get integrated spinal rehabilitation centre by August

On the occasion of the World Disability Day on December 3, 2019, the State government allotted a space for the rehabilitation centre in the Old GH complex.

published on : 12th July 2021

Two deaths, crop damage as rains batter Vellore

Check dam overflows in Andhra Pradesh; Palar, Mannar rivers swell; fields inundated

published on : 10th July 2021

Vellore: A trek down the hill, not with backpacks but a pregnant woman

Without a road or a Primay Health Centre (PHC) in the locality, the community says it has no other way to access healthcare near their hamlets.

published on : 2nd July 2021
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