Tamil Nadu News


Active Covid cases in Tiruchy almost double in 10 days

The number of active Covid-19 cases in Tiruchy has almost doubled in the past 10 days.

published : 8 hours ago

Lover among three nabbed in Saraswathi murder case

Weeks after a 19-year-old girl was found murdered at Theviyanandhal village in Ulundurpet, three men on Thursday were arrested in connection with incident.

published : 9 hours ago

Covid vaccine shots received in Coimbatore are not enough: Sources

On Saturday, sources said that a total of 125 institutions including 48 private hospitals hosted Covid-19 vaccination sessions, when normally, over 140 sessions would be hosted in the district. 

published : 9 hours ago

Strict punishment for cruelty towards animals soon?

The Central government proposes several amendments to age-old PCA Act to ensure that it acts as a deterrent for potential offenders

published : 9 hours ago

Suspicious withdrawal of custodial death plea: HC seeks counter

The judges observed that Muthukaruppan had filed a petition seeking justice for his son.

published : 9 hours ago

SHRC fines policeman for assaulting Scheduled Caste youth

SI Senthil Velmurugan dragged the victim, S Kathiravan, by his collar to the station.

published : 9 hours ago

Ancient secrets: Terracotta die unearthed in Keezhadi

During this phase, excavations are being carried out in three trenches at Keezhadi, three at Konthagai and one at Agaram.

published : 9 hours ago

Tamil Nadu clocks 9,344 new COVID-19 infections, 39 fatalities

Active cases stood at 65,635. A health department bulletin said 39 more deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the toll to13,071.

published : 16 hours ago

Photo actor Vivekh was searching for 38 years found at last after his death

After sourcing it from a friend working in BSNL, veteran journalist Jenraam took to social media to share the photo that the comedian-activist had wanted to see when they last met

published : 20 hours ago

In Awe and Fear: The rescue operation has a story to tell

A five-year-old male leopard had strayed into the village adjoining two Reserve Forests (RFs) - Pallalakuppam and Gundalapalli, a few hours after it snuck into a house and had attacked the residents.

published : 17 Apr 2021

Winged visitors, nature enthusiasts pay a visit to Vellode sanctuary after makeover

The Forest Department in Erode has given a major facelift to the Vellode Bird Sanctuary to make it more attractive to all visitors - both winged and otherwise.

published : 17 Apr 2021

Date palms, an alternative crop in Delta district

Walk into this farm at Therkupoigainallur in Nagapattinam district and you will be surprised to see the uncommon date palms being cultivated, a first in the entire district.

published : 17 Apr 2021

Doctors fight vaccine rumours, urge people to take the jab

Reports of blood clots after taking the Astrazeneca vaccine in Europe had also made people in India more hesitant to take any vaccine

published : 17 Apr 2021

Take action on security lapses in strongrooms: Stalin to EC

Stalin submitted the representation to Chief Election Commissioner Sushil Chandra, and Satyabrata Sahoo, the Chief Electoral Officer of Tamil Nadu.

published : 17 Apr 2021