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Protest against Vairamuthu

Around 150 members of various Hindu organisations led by Indhu Makkal Katchi leader Arjun Sampath and Kumaragurpara Swamigal of Kaumaram Mutt, Coimbatore, staged a protest against lyricist Vairamuthu’...

Coimbatore

Villagers conduct fox jallikattu, despite ban

Penal action will be taken against organisers, say officials

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Elephant rejuvenation camp draws crowd

As many as 33 elephants belonging to temples and mutts across the State and Puducherry are undergoing rejuvenation at the annual camp near Vanabhadrakaliamman temple at Thekkampatti near Mettupalayam.

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Tiruchi records first casualty this year

Event at Puduchavadi was conducted without obtaining permission, say police

Coimbatore

Three spectators gored to death in Sivaganga, Tiruchi

Two die in Siravayal bull race, one at Palakurichi jallikattu

Coimbatore

Pongal celebrated at Boat House

Hundreds of tourists were awestruck by the acrobatic performances of a troupe of Thappattam dancers at the Ooty Lake and Boat House during the 'Pongal Thiruvizha' organised by the Tourism Department o...

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Experience in India was intense

The Other City, a project as part of the four-month Indo-French voyage Bonjour India 2017, includes debates, lectures, meetings and interactions with authors, innovators, and policy makers. The projec...

Coimbatore

‘108’ in Coimbatore most used for RTA-related cases in 2017

Between January and December 2017 in the district, 10,007 were RTA-related cases

Coimbatore

Elephants rejuvenation camp in Mettupalayam

The 48-day annual rejuvenation camp for temple and mutt elephants of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry is being held in Mettupalayam in Coimbatore district this year.

Coimbatore

Man held on murder charge

A 27-year-old-man stabbed his father to death allegedly after the latter refused to give him money for alcohol. K. Selvaraj (58), a resident of Rayappapuram second street on Thadagam Road, was killed...

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Army Day celebrated

Officers and jawans of the Madras Regimental Center (MRC) in Wellington celebrated the Army Day on Monday. The Army Day is celebrated on January 15 every year in recognition of Lieutenant General (la...

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Ma Foi academy launched

Ma Foi Educational Service has launched Ma Foi Academy, a 3,800 sq. ft facility, in Coimbatore. It will offer training and skill development programmes to youth from not only the city but also the ne...

Coimbatore

Ooty Town unlikely to face water scarcity this year

The Nilgiris district, especially Udhagamandalam Town, seems unlikely to face water scarcity due to good rain in the catchment areas last year. According to officials in the Udhagamandalam Municipali...

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Man trampled to death by wild elephant

A wild elephant trampled an 85-year-old man to death near Narasipuram in Coimbatore district on Monday morning.Forest officials said the incident happened when K. Avinasi, a farmer from Thondupattika...

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Temple and mutt jumbos join Pongal celebrations

Prayers, games mark occasion; animals served special food

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30 species of birds spotted

Pongal holidays for many started with a walk in the nature for winged friends as Pongal Bird Count (PBC) 2018 started in Coimbatore on Saturday. Commencing the three-day-long State-wide annual progra...

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Corporation set to release water connections

Decision taken in the backdrop of strong protests by political parties

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Bus services resume ahead of Pongal

Special reservation counter opened at Singanallur bus stand

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Lessons from trees

Students of Air Force School, Red Fields, on their best friends

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Tourists urged not to enter forests wearing camouflage fatigues

The Nilgiris District Superintendent of Police, Murali Rambha, has instructed tourists and people residing in Gudalur, Pandalur and Masinagudi to not venture into forests wearing camouflage fatigues,...

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Pumpset manufacturers celebrate Coimbatore Vizha

About 100 people worked for nearly eight hours to form the words “Coimbatore Pump City” with pumps on Thursday at VOC Grounds here. According to Kanishka Arumugam, director of Ekki Pumps and Deccan P...

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CM must hold talks with unions to end strike: Vijayakanth

Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami should hold talks with the striking trade unions to end the transport corporation workers’ strike immediately, founder of Desiya Murpokku Dravida Kazhagam (DMDK)...

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Bus strike: commuters left stranded in fare row

Passengers clueless on the fare for a particular route

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Balloon festival begins

The flying schedule is 6 a.m. and between 3 p.m. and 4.30 pm.

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Coimbatore Vizha brings a double decker bus to the city

Coimbatore Vizha brings perhaps the best treat for young and old alike as it arranges a double decker ride through the city

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The Zoo Outreach Organisation in Coimbatore

The Zoo Outreach Organisation turns 33 years old and its executive director Dr Sanjay Molur explains the work it has done all these years

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A Bollywood concert from Uzbekistan

A family from Uzbekistan sang Bollywood Songs at a concert to raise funds for the NGO Small Differences in the city

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A clean sweep for Coimbatore

K. Bhagyaraj and Poornima Bhagyaraj are excited about being the brand ambassadors of Swachh Coimbatore

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Road accidents, crime rate come down in the Nilgiris

Better enforcement of road safety rules and stricter punishments for violators have led to a dramatic decrease in the number of road accidents in the Nilgiris.According to records from the District C...

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Website on Kangayam cattle

At Kuttapalayam, located about 100 km from Coimbatore, is a research foundation that focuses on in situ conservation and breeding of native breed of cattle (Kangayam cattle). At an event held here on...

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NDC launches bicentenary celebrations

Year-long celebrations to commemorate the founding of ‘Modern Nilgiris’

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MDMK warns of protest

Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) has warned of protest at Vellalore if Coimbatore Corporation failed to implement segregated waste collection in the next 15 days. The party’s State Youth...

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TNSTC staff strike: bus services to several routes hit

Appointment of temporary staff to run buses criticised

Coimbatore

Cycling expedition for a cause

A group of 20 youth belonging to an amateur sport team called ‘UTR Cycling’ of Maharashtra took out a 1,600-km cycling expedition to create awareness on ‘Rally for Rivers’ campaign of Isha Yoga Centr...

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