Last Updated: Thursday, February 27, 2014, 14:03
The Erode-Coimbatore passenger train was halted for an hour at Thottipalayam railway station near here on Thursday after smoke started emanating from the engine, Railway sources said.
Last Updated: Friday, February 07, 2014, 14:53
A women`s court here has sentenced a 31-year-old man to life imprisonment for raping a 11-year-old girl two years back.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 08, 2014, 11:34
Two female elephant tusks have been seized from four poachers in Kadambur forest area, department officials said.
Last Updated: Monday, January 06, 2014, 12:09
Over 100 country-made bombs were seized and one person was arrested at Puliamkomabai in Sathyamangalam forest range, officials said on Monday.
Last Updated: Monday, December 23, 2013, 10:39
Pug mark of tigers and leopards have been noticed by forest personnel and students conducting the wild animal census in Sathymangalam and Erode forest divisions in the district for the past six days.
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 19:43
The annual wildlife census commenced in Sathyamangalam and Erode forest divisions Tuesday.
Last Updated: Saturday, December 14, 2013, 17:06
Southern Railway General Manager Rakesh Misra on Saturday laid foundation stone for the Rs 5.10 crore Salem Railway Divisional speciality hospital.
Last Updated: Sunday, October 20, 2013, 11:23
A flood alert has been sounded in eight villages near Gunderiapallam dam in the district by PWD and revenue Departments as the dam has nearly touched its full level of 42 feet following heavy rains over the past two days.
Last Updated: Monday, October 07, 2013, 15:15
A herd of seven elephants gave some
tense moments to authorities Monday as it entered Bhavantsagar town twice before they were driven into the forests by officials and locals who burst crackers and beat drums.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 05, 2013, 10:55
Three Panchaloha idols of God and Goddess, reportedly worth several lakhs of rupees, were found missing from a local temple, police said on Saturday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 15:14
A two month old abandoned baby girl was rescued today by Health Department officials from a vegetable market at Perundurai area, police said.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 18, 2013, 11:55
An 85-year old woman and her daughter were charred to death and two others, including a fireman, injured in a fire caused by suspected leak of LPG in their house on Sunday.
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