Mega yagam at Melmaruvathur with 1,008 kundams for rain

Spiritual guru Bangaru Adigalar will conduct kalasa vilakku velvi pooja by raising 1,008 yaga kundams at Melmaruvathur Adhiparasakthi Siddhar Peedam 19 April at 5 pm, on the occasion of Chitra Pournami. Continue Reading

2019 LS elections in Vellore cancelled

The Lok Sabha election in Vellore constituency was cancelled by the President Ram Nath Kovind yesterday. This is the first Lok Sabha seat to have had its elections countermanded citing use of money power to influence voters in the constituency.  Continue Reading

Freeze appointment of teachers till surplus is exhausted: HC to TN govt

Madras High Court yesterday ordered the State government to freeze on fresh appointments of teachers based on the government’s submission that surplus teachers in schools run and aided by it cost the exchequer Rs.444 crore annually. Continue Reading

Rs 100 crore eye hospital comes up in Tirupati

Sri Venkateswara Aravind Eye Hospital, a 140-bedded hospital built at a cost of Rs 100 crore, was inaugurated by Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu in Tirupati yesterday. Continue Reading