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PHOTOS: The Nilgiri Mountain Railway - Rediff

20Jan2012
RediffPHOTOS: The Nilgiri Mountain RailwayRediffStarting from Ooty or Ootacamund (now officially renamed Udagamandalam) going downhill all the way to Mettuppalayam in Tamil Nadu. And the Nilgiri Mountain Railway now figures in UNESCO's World Heritage List. The train passes through some ...
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Six women mayors to be elected in Tamil Nadu local body polls - Deccan Chronicle

22Sep2016
Deccan ChronicleSix women mayors to be elected in Tamil Nadu local body pollsDeccan ChronicleMunicipalities including Ranipet, Sirkazhi, Thiruthuraipoondi, Valparai, Udagamandalam, Sankarankoil, Per-nampet, Coonoor and Peramabalur have been reserved for scheduled caste women, while Gudalur municipality in Nilgiris will have a tribal woman ...and more »
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Tiger shot dead, two cops sustain bullet injuries - onmanorama

20Mar2016
onmanoramaTiger shot dead, two cops sustain bullet injuriesonmanoramaUdhagamandalam (TN): A tiger was shot dead on Saturday, eight days after it had killed a worker and triggered panic among the locals in Devarsholai, about 80 KM from here, even as two policemen sustained bullet injuries. The seven-year-old carnivore ...and more »
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Worker killed in landslide on Salem-Yercaud Ghat Road - Times of India

03Feb2017
Times of IndiaWorker killed in landslide on Salem-Yercaud Ghat RoadTimes of IndiaSALEM: A 38-year-old man died in a landslide while involving in a maintenance work at a hairpin bend on Salem-Yercaud Ghat Road on Friday evening. The deceased has been identified as M Raja, 38, of Mannanaickenpatty near Vazhapadi. He was a ...
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Ornamental Lake in Yercaud getting a facelift - The Hindu

17Mar2017
The HinduOrnamental Lake in Yercaud getting a faceliftThe HinduThe youths have raised their own funds and are involved in the work of cleaning and desilting the lake with a water spread area of 2.63 acres in the heart of Yercaud. It is more than five decades since the lake has been desilted, according to official ...
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Documentary pays tribute to unsung father of Indian prehistory - Times of India

25Apr2017
Documentary pays tribute to unsung father of Indian prehistoryTimes of IndiaCHENNAI: It was a turning point in the history of India when British geologist Robert Bruce Foote dug up a primitive hand-axe in Tamil Nadu's Pallavaram in 1863.The axe was strong evidence of the presence of man more than two million years ago in India.
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Two students killed after bus ran over them near Yercaud - Times of India

12Feb2017
Two students killed after bus ran over them near YercaudTimes of IndiaOn Saturday evening, the school bus belonging to Montfort Tribal School, started its journey to Kombuthooki from Kuravankadu, situated about 25 kilometres away from Yercaud. More than 50 students were on board. M Thangaraj, 48, of Kovilmedu was at the ...and more »
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Construction of retention walls progressing - The Hindu

06Apr2017
The HinduConstruction of retention walls progressingThe HinduThe works on the construction of retaining walls at 17 points on the Yercaud ghat roads are progressing at a fast pace and is expected to be completed before the commencement of annual summer festival on the hill station. The works have been taken up ...
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Tourists throng Yercaud - The Hindu

25Apr2017
The HinduTourists throng YercaudThe HinduWith Yercaud receiving moderate rainfall in the past four days making it relatively cool, tourists in large numbers thronged the hilltop. Yercaud received 80 mm rainfall in the past few days with light showers on Sunday evening. The day time ...
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Tamil Nadu FM offers to quit as AIADMK groups begin merger talks - Times of India

24Apr2017
Times of IndiaTamil Nadu FM offers to quit as AIADMK groups begin merger talksTimes of IndiaSetting the tone for the merger talks between the two factions+ of AIADMK on Monday, state finance minister D Jayakumar offered+ to give up his ministerial berths to rebel leader O Panneerselvam if need be. The talks are set to begin at the party ...AIADMK Could Split Into 4 Factions; What To ExpectNDTVAIADMK merger talks hit more roadblocks: OPS wants 2 key Cabinet posts, probe into Jaya's deathIndia TodayAIADMK merger talks: Tamil Nadu FM D Jayakumar says 'willing to give up all portfolios'Financial ExpressOneindia -News18 -Mumbai Mirrorall 399 news articles »
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