Five students killed in car-lorry collision in Tirupur

Five paramedical students on their way to the Nilgiris on a holiday travel were killed when their vehicle rammed into a cement-laden lorry from behind in Tirupur district early today, police said. Continue Reading

TN leads in preventing diseases, says Palaniswami

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami today laid the foundation stone for a new government medical college at Dindigul. He said that the college will be constructed in 8.61 acres at a cost of Rs 325 crore.  Continue Reading

Tirupur SBI heist: Cops get vital clues

Police officials have said that robbers from north India were involved in the SBI bank heist that took place at Tirupur on 24 February. Continue Reading

KSRTC bus crash survivors recollect moments before mishap

It was a ‘black Thursday’ for 48 passengers, majority of them Keralites, who travelled in a state-run bus that collided with a container lorry in Tirupur district of neighbouring Tamilnadu in the wee hours. Continue Reading

Tirupur tragedy: 21 killed in mishap

In a ghastly road accident, 21 persons were killed and around 20 injured when a container lorry carrying tiles collided with a Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus on the Tiruppur-Avinashi six lane national highway at Avinashi in Tiruppur district, early today. Continue Reading

TNCA inter-districts tourney: Nithin, Pranav score centuries for Kanchi

Nithin scored a splendid 129 that helped Kancheepuram post 393 runs in the first day of TNCA Inter-Districts Under-19 Tournament (Quarter Finals) match against Tirupur. Pranav Kumar also scored an unbeaten 101. Continue Reading

TNCA inter-districts tournament: Gokul, Jai Simha impress with ball

Riding on a fantastic spell from G Gokul Dharinesh who took 5 for 14, Tirupur romped to a 144-run win over Kanyakumari in the TNCA-Inter Districts U-16 tournament for PR Thevar Trophy. In another match, J Jai Simha scalped 6 for 17 to bowl Tiruvannamalai to an emphatic 85-run win over Sivagangai. Continue Reading

Plus-one board exams results out: Erode district tops the list

Erode tops the list among districts by bettering the State average and scoring 98.09 per cent pass. It is closely followed by Tirupur, which registered 97.90 pass percentage, and Coimbatore, which scored 97.60 per cent pass. Continue Reading