Retired doctor in Tamil Nadu alleges denial of bank loan as he didn’t know Hindi

Balasubramanian alleged that when the records were shown and they were conversing in English, the manager had asked him if he knew Hindi. 

Sep 22, 2020, 22:18 PM IST

4 flights diverted, 10 delayed due to poor visibility at Chennai airport

According to authorities, Air Australia flight B738 from Re-Union island (Saint-Denis) to Chennai was diverted to Trichy. 

Jan 04, 2020, 10:02 AM IST

Tamil Nadu-based farmer builds NaMo temple in Trichy

The temple dedicated to Prime Minister has been constructed by Shankar, a 50-year-old farmer who has been an admirer of the leader, since his days as Gujarat Chief Minister. 

Dec 26, 2019, 20:13 PM IST

2 masked men decamp with jewels worth 13 crore from jewelry store in Tamil Nadu's Trichy

The Trichy branch of the popular Jewelry chain Lalathaa Jewellery was burgled during the wee hours of Wednesday morning, with two masked men having entered via a hole drilled in the rear wall and having decamped with several kgs of ornaments

Oct 02, 2019, 23:59 PM IST

CBI arrests 19, including customs officials, over organised smuggling racket

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested 19 people, including six customs officials, in connection with an organised smuggling racket. The arrests were made at Trichy International Airport in Tamil Nadu on Monday.

Aug 06, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

Pregnant woman dies after cop allegedly kicked her two-wheeler

A pregnant woman pillion rider died in Thiruverumbur in Trichy after a policeman allegedly kicked the two-wheeler which her husband was driving. The incident took place on Wednesday after a traffic inspector allegedly kicked the two-wheeler to stop the woman Usha's husband Raja for not wearing a helmet. 

Mar 08, 2018, 18:18 PM IST

No need to stamp hand baggage at these 4 airports

In December 2016, CISF had stopped the mandatory practise of getting a security stamp on handbags in a pilot project with six airports.

Nov 11, 2017, 08:47 AM IST

Thousands of Rajinikanth's fans gather in Trichy, urge actor to join politics

Tamil superstar Rajinikanth had in MAY asked his supporters to be ready for war when it comes.

Aug 20, 2017, 20:04 PM IST

Government speeds up procurement process of 1.85L rifles for army

The Army has been pressing for fast tracking the supply of the 7.62x51 mm guns and particularly sought immediate procurement of at least 65,000 rifles to enhance its fire power in border areas and in counter-terror operations.

Jul 09, 2017, 16:03 PM IST

Facebook selfie lands a fugitive killer behind bars: Check SHOCKING details

A Facebook selfie has landed a killer, on the run for seven long years, behind bars in Kerala's Trichy.

Jun 10, 2016, 11:33 AM IST

UGC grants heritage status to 19 colleges

With an aim of conserving college campuses which are more than 100 years old, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has granted "heritage" status to 19 institutions across the country and has approved financial assistance for their improvement and upgradation.

Jul 05, 2015, 14:06 PM IST

Chola period stone sculpture unearthed near Trichy

 A stone sculpture of Ayyanar dating back to 11th or 12th century was unearthed at Sevanthi Lingapuram village near Musiri in the district.

Apr 23, 2015, 12:33 PM IST

Sriram Balaji claims 1st ITF singles title of 2014 season

India`s N Sriram Balaji clinched his first ITF Futures singles title of the season when he scored a comfortable straight sets win over Liang-Chi Huang in the summit clash, here Saturday.

Aug 09, 2014, 18:12 PM IST

Rs 2.5 cr worth gold biscuits seized from passenger at Trichy airport

Gold biscuits worth Rs 2.5 crore were seized from a man, who arrived at the airport here today from Malaysia, police said.

Sep 24, 2013, 12:20 PM IST

Will Rajnikanth support Narendra Modi, join BJP?

It seems the Bharatiya Janata Party wants to capitalise on the fame enjoyed by South sensation Rajnikanth across the country.

Sep 17, 2013, 14:49 PM IST

Summer heat hits Aishwarya Arjun

Aishwarya Arjun fainted on the sets of upcoming Tamil romantic-comedy ‘Pattathu Yaanai’ Sunday in Trichy due to extremely hot weather.

Apr 28, 2013, 18:13 PM IST

Terror suspect Thameem Ansari arrested in TN

In a big breakthrough, the Tamil Nadu police on Tuesday arrested a terror suspect identified as Thameem Ansari, who was carrying vital details about the country, here.

Sep 18, 2012, 10:49 AM IST

Attack on SL pilgrims most unfortunate: Congress

Congress described as "most unfortunate" the attack on Lankan pilgrims in Tamil Nadu by activists of Tamil outfits.

Sep 04, 2012, 17:58 PM IST

Brother of former minister Nehru found dead

A businessman and
brother of former DMK minister K N Nehru was found dead today
at Thiruvallursolai area here within hours after he went for a
morning walk.

Mar 29, 2012, 15:33 PM IST

AI, Jet Airways planes in near miss over TN

A mid-air collision was averted Saturday afternoon by alert pilots as a Jet Airways and an Air India plane came "dangerously close" on the same flight path over Tamil Nadu, officials said.

Jun 06, 2010, 00:27 AM IST