Stinking heaps remain on the streets for several days

Unhygienic conditions: Garbage on Karungalpatti Main Road in Salem.

Following up: A WHO team inspected facilities at Government Medical College Hospital in Salem on Friday.

SALEM: A six-member team from World Health Organisation (WHO) reviewed the implementation of Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme at Salem Government Medical College Hospital and various other parts in the district on Friday.

Indigenous practices play a vital role in sustainable agriculture development and are unique to a given culture of society. An exhaustive survey was conducted in dry tracts of Tamil Nadu to document the indigenous storage structures used by farmers. Information was documented by using participatory Rural Appraisal (PRA) techniques.

The Rs 450 crore Numeric Power Systems Ltd, a leading player in power electronics and UPS systems in India, is implementing a forward integration project to add additional solar energy generation, entering into LED solution and precision air conditioning.

SALEM: Garbage collection in a number of wards coming under the control of a private firm here remains tardy. Heaps of garbage lie on roadsides.

The Salem Corporation privatised the sanitary works in 21 wards after it faced serious problems in garbage collection and drainage cleaning because of staff shortage.

It had appointed a Bangalore-based firm to carry out the sanitary works.

SALEM: The public sector Salem Steel Plant (SSP) has received the prestigious SA 8000:2001 certification from the renowned certifying agency TUV, Nord.

TUV India Private Limited

SALEM: The Salem Sub Regional Office of Employees

Solar panels installed atop houses.
G Rajasekaran

SALEM: Bureaucratic red tape in Karantaka has stymied all development activity in about 15 villages in the forests adjacent to Mettur taluk in Tamil Nadu. The villages, including Jamburuttu, Al


THE managing director and special officer, Sago Serve (an apex marketing cooperative for sago products), Har Sahay Meena has called on agencies with interests in non-conventional energy to explore the potential for alternative energy in sago and starch units.

Uncertainties in Geovisualaization / GIScience spatial data can minimize but not completely provided by the different image processing classification methods. The methods of image processing techniques are purely dependent on spectral signature values.