TRICHY: There are more than 2.5 lakh women in Tamil Nadu who were found to be affected by diabetes in 2013-14, according to state health minister Dr C Vijaya Basker.

The once perennial Cauvery river is turning into an eyesore with several places polluted completely.

As part of a plan to create slum-free cities, the government on Tuesday announced that 10,000 flats would be constructed in Chennai and other cities and towns in the state.

Trichy: Though biomedical waste management was made mandatory for all government and private hospitals in India, many still fall behind in segregating hazardous waste from general garbage leading t

TRICHY: Residents of Anna Nagar in Thiruppaichali blocked roads on Monday protesting against water shortage on Monday.

'Use of Diclofenac for cattle had been banned by the Drug Controller of India in 2006, but the use of drug still continues'

The disappearance of vultures, which feed on carcass and act as a natural scavenger, has made Arulagam, a research organisation working in the Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve, raise its voice to conserve the species.

Division Bench also stays in-stream mining until June 4

The Madras High Court Bench here on Wednesday restrained Public Works Department (PWD) from using machines to quarry sand from various sites in Cauvery and Kollidam rivers flowing through Karur, Tiruchi, Thanjavur, Tiruvarur and Nagapattinam districts.

Bullock cart operators and labourers, owing allegiance to the Tiruchi District Sand Bullock Cart Labourers’ Association, staged a demonstration in the city on Tuesday urging the Public Works Depart

BHEL Tiruchi has come out with a protocol – Safety Vision 2015 – to make the company an accident-free one by the year 2015, said A.V.Krishnan, Executive Director.

HC appreciates media for supporting the cause

The National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) on Monday informed the Madras High Court Bench here that it had planted 6,242 saplings on the highways within the territorial jurisdiction of the Bench in just seven days from February 15.