Tamil Nadu News | Written by Sneha Mary Koshy | Saturday January 7, 2017
In Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi district, famous for its salt farms, Tuticorin Alkali Chemicals and Fertilizers produces soda ash by recovering more than 90 per cent of the carbon di-oxide it generates from its coal-fired boilers - used for heating. A first in the world, according to them. Soda ash, is used as a raw material for glass, detergents and b...
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday January 6, 2017
A 14-year-old girl collapsed and died during a boxing match in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin district today. The tragedy happened in front of the mother's girl.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 17, 2016
A woman and her three daughters allegedly committed suicide in Tuticorin after her husband was taken into custody by police in connection with a theft case, police said today.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday August 31, 2016
A 24-year-old school teacher was hacked to death inside a church in Tamil Nadu by a man who was later found hanging at his residence.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday August 11, 2016
Expelled AIADMK lawmaker Sasikala Pushpa, her husband and son have been booked by the Tuticorin police for harassing two sisters who worked as their domestic helps.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday July 4, 2016
For generations people of Anthoniarpuram village in the Tuticorin district of Tamil Nadu have been climbing trees to earn a livelihood. They are now using these skills to ensure their children are educated.
Health | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 18, 2016
Government has introduced yellow fever vaccination facility at VO Chidambaranar Port, one of the top 12 major ports in the country.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 19, 2016
MDMK general secretary Vaiko today urged Tamil Nadu government to take immediate steps to seek the release of 10 persons, hailing from Tuticorin, who were arrested on charges of smuggling red sanders by the forest department of Andhra Pradesh.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday January 29, 2016
The Madras High Court has ordered a notice to officials, including the Revenue Secretary, on a PIL by Puthia Tamizhagam leader S Krishnaswamy seeking to remove encroachments in water bodies, waterways and government poramboke land in Tuticorin district.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 13, 2016
Samples of carcasses of 45 whales that were washed ashore near Tiruchendur beach have been taken for laboratory tests to ascertain the exact cause of their death, Fisheries Department officials today said.
Opinion | Swati Thiyagarajan | Thursday January 14, 2016
Maybe they are trying to bring us a message - simple truths about the importance of love, bonds with family and friends, the need for a cleaner planet and the ultimate truth that death comes to all the living and that some things are a mystery.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday January 12, 2016
Fishermen in Tuticorn spent hours today trying to rescue nearly 100 whales stranded on the beach. But while about 40 whales were saved, more than the same amount died.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 29, 2015
Sharp showers lashed Ramanathapuram and Tuticorin districts of Tamil Nadu for the third day today with crucial parts of the region inundated, even as weathermen forecast heavy rains in the next 48 hours
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 30, 2015
The Madras High court bench today sought a status report by Turesday from Tuticorin Collector on the relief measures taken by him for flood affected people in the district.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday November 12, 2015
Former Rajya Sabha member N Rajendran was found dead with bullet injuries in his car in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin district on Wednesday evening. Police suspect that Mr Rajendran shot himself.
Press Trust of India | Saturday August 29, 2015
Neyveli Lignite Corporation (NLC) will soon commission the second 500 MW unit of its joint venture power plant at Tuticorin.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 11, 2015
More than 350 kilograms of sea cucumber, an endangered marine species, were seized and four persons arrested for allegedly hoarding them for smuggling near Tuticorin on Sunday, police said.
Friday October 3, 2014
State-run miner Neyveli Lignite's 1,000 MW thermal power plant at Tuticorin is in advanced stages of completion, a development that will help it achieve over 4,200 MW generation capacity.
South | Edited by Sugam Singhal | Thursday August 14, 2014
Four children who climbed into a stranger's unlocked and parked car have died today in Tamil Nadu.
South | NDTV.com | Wednesday August 13, 2014
Four children died of suffocation today after being locked in a car in Tamil Nadu's Tuticorin district.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 3, 2014
Security along the shores in Kanyakumari and Tuticorin districts has been scaled up after an intelligence alert that six militants, trained in Pakistan, were planning to infiltrate into the country through Sri Lanka, police said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 27, 2014
About 7.5 tonnes of artificially ripened mangoes were seized today from a godown near the bus stand by health department officials.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 4, 2014
About 1.2 kg of gold, abandoned in a domestic flight that arrived in Tuticorin from Chennai, was seized by customs officials today.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 30, 2014
A middle aged couple were killed on the spot when a van collided with their two wheeler near here today.
Tuesday April 8, 2014
Carrying on with its low-fare offers, SpiceJet has now started giving limited-period discounted tickets to flyers from Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu and West Bengal.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
An AIADMK councillor of Tuticorin corporation was hacked to death in his office by an unidentified gang today, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 25, 2014
The first unit of the Tuticorin Power Plant was today shut down for taking up repair works, officials said.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 9, 2014
Three persons were killed on the spot and one injured when their car capsized after ramming a barricade put up on the four lane road near the entrance of a private engineering college near Kovilpatti in Tuticorin district in Tamil Nadu early this morning.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 1, 2014
A local court extended till February 14 the remand of the 35 crew members of a private US ship, who were arrested on charges of carrying weapons illegally and straying into Indian waters.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 7, 2014
The Principal Sessions Court today cancelled the conditional bail granted by a lower court to 35 crew members of a private US ship arrested on charges of carrying weapons illegally and straying into Indian waters.