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 | 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 mor...
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.
Tuesday December 24, 2013
Dubai-based Coal & Oil Group has received additional funding worth Rs 1,600 crore for its 1,200-MW project at Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday December 16, 2013
Failure by political parties and organisations to force the UPA government to boycott CHOGM on Sri Lankan Tamils issue, acquittal of two Kanchi seers in a murder case, topped the list of major events in Tamil Nadu during 2013.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday November 26, 2013
The Indian space agency will decide on the need for a second rocket launch site after doing a detailed study on the cost-benefit and other aspects, said its chief on Monday.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 6, 2013
Officials said a excise team detected the evasion while conducting surprise check in the company.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday November 1, 2013
A nurse in a government hospital was shot at and stabbed at her residence in Tuticorin.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 28, 2013
Three crew members of the detained US vessel MV Seaman Guard Ohio were sent to judicial custody in Palayamkottai Central Jail after their police custody ended today.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 23, 2013
Twenty two foreign nationals among the 35 arrested crew of detained US-based private ship were today shifted from the Central Prison at Palayamkottai in Tirunelveli to Chennai while a court adjourned the hearing to Thursday on a police plea seeking s...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 22, 2013
The CID branch of the Tamil Nadu Police today moved a court in Tuticorin in Tamil Nadu seeking custody of three crew members of the detained US vessel, arrested for illegally carrying arms and ammunition in Indian waters, for further investigation.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Monday October 21, 2013
One of the 35 men found on board an American ship with a huge cache of illegal arms and ammunition tried to commit suicide in jail in Tutucorin in Tamil Nadu on Saturday.
India | Reported by Sam Daniel Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday October 21, 2013
One of the 35 men found on board an American ship with a huge cache of illegal arms and ammunition has tried to commit suicide in jail in Tutucorin in Tamil Nadu.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 20, 2013
The truth behind the detention of the US ship and the arrest of its 35 crew members would come out after an enquiry into the matter, Shipping Minister GK Vasan said in Kumbakonam today.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 19, 2013
A day after taking into custody 33 crew members of a US firm-owned ship, detained in Tuticorin for allegedly carrying arms in Indian waters illegally, Tamil Nadu police today arrested remaining two persons who were left to take care of the vessel's m...