Dotted with waterfalls and herbal parks, Kolli Hills in Tamil Nadu’s Namakkal district will be developed as an eco-tourism destination at a cost of over Rs 2 crore.

The National Initiative on Climate Resilient Agriculture (NICRA) project was launched at Vadavathur village, Erumapatti block, Namakkal district recently.

They can harvest rainwater and use it for watering plants
Namakkal: District Forest Officer (DFO) Ashish Kumar Srivastava expressed confidence that educational institutions of this district could play a major role in increasing the district's green cover.

Speaking at the World Forestry Day celebration organised at a private college here on Monday, he said the district had only 16 per cent of f

Namakkal: For the first time, a team of 13 persons from eight African countries came to India for a two-week international training programme on small hold livestock and commercial poultry farming that concluded on Sunday.

Assistant Director General, Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Dr. V.

The Rs. 11 crore third new water supply expansion project that would be launched by Deputy Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Tuesday would double the water supply to residents of the municipal limit, says it's Chairman R.


CHENNAI: The Geological Survey of India (GSI) has found two significant platinum prospects in Tamil Nadu, according to Santha Sheela Nair, Secretary of the Union Ministry of Mines.

The two prospects are in Sittampundi of Namakkal district (covering Karungalpatti, Chettiyampalaiyam and Tasamapalaiym blocks) and Mettupalayam of Coimbatore (Solavanur, Mallanayakkampalaiyam and Karappadi blocks).

Mineral deposits found in Namakkal, Mett upalayam In TN, there is a vast scope for prospecting for gold, platinum group of elements, base metals and molybdenum
THE Tamil Nadu Minerals Ltd TAMIN) on Thursday signed a memorandum of u n d e r s t a n d i n g I (MoU) with Indian i G e o l o g i c a l Re search Centre to exploit platinum deposits in the f State for setting up new industries.

Poultry litter produces methane gas and the gas is converted into electricity using a patented technology at a non-descript Tamil Nadu village SBEL Has Capacity To Produce 3.75mw Per Hour

Virudhunagar worst hit; funds for other districts after getting report

CHENNAI: The government on Thursday sanctioned Rs. 18 crore from the Calamity Relief Fund to overcome the drinking water shortage in 10 districts. Virudhunagar, Tiruvallur, Dharmapuri, Salem, Villupuram, Krishnagiri, Vellore, Tiruvannamalai, Dindigul and Namakkal districts will be benefited.