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Vairamuthu: I will release my next book after keeping it at MK’s feet

Vairamuthu: I will release my next book after keeping it at MK’s feet

Tirupur: Lyricist Vairamuthu said he will release his next book after keeping it at the feet (memorial) of the late chief minister M Karunanidhi. The lyricist delivered a speech on the late poet ‘Kaviko’ S Abdur Rahman in the city on Sunday, as part of ‘Tamizhattrupadai’ series. Vairamuthu has conducted […]

2 Shiv Sena cadres get 3-year jail for damaging govt bus

2 Shiv Sena cadres get 3-year jail for damaging govt bus

Tirupur: A trial court here has sentenced two Shiv Sena cadres to three years imprisonment for damaging a state-run bus following the demise of the party founder Bal Thackeray in November 17, 2012.The convicts were identified as Mahesh Kumar, 37, and Mahendran, 29, of Sukumar Nagar at Poolavadi near Udumalpet. […]

Shukravari Bazaar to shrink as vendors occupy roads

Shukravari Bazaar to shrink as vendors occupy roads

Vadodara: The Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) has decided to reduce the expanse of the Shukravari Bazaar in the Bhutdi Jhampa area of the city. The decision was taken as the market kept expanding over the years and started congesting roads.The civic body had recently received representations that the market has […]

Dutch couple touring the world on bike

Dutch couple touring the world on bike

Imphal: People in this part of the world are often forced to sell their bicycles to fill up forms in schools or universities and that doesn’t make the headline. But when you see a Dutch couple on a bicycle – or what they call a bike – tour of the […]

Violation of externment order be non-bailable: CP

Violation of externment order be non-bailable: CP

Nagpur: City police chief BK Upadhyay has written to the state government proposing an amendment in the existing provision of section 142 of Maharashtra Police Act (MPA) to make its violation a non-bailable offence.Addressing a press conference at Police Gymkhana on Thursday, the top cop also claimed the city’s crime […]

FDA seizes adulterated sonpapdi

FDA seizes adulterated sonpapdi

Nagpur: Food and Drug Administration (FDA) team seized 4,873kg adulterated sonpapdi worth Rs3,16,745 from Ganga Sweets, Pachpaoli, recently.Acting on a tip off that owner Raju Shivaji Bhunje was using green colour-coated groundnut pieces instead of pista in manufacture of sonpapdi, FDA team led by Milind Deshpande, assistant commissioner (Food), and […]

Sarpanches oppose inclusion of villages in VMC limits

Sarpanches oppose inclusion of villages in VMC limits

Vadodara: Sarpanches of villages surrounding the city have opposed the move to include villages represented by them in the Vadodara Municipal Corporation (VMC) limits. The representatives have claimed that the civic body may not be able to cater to the needs of the villages.The inclusion of 25 villages bordering the […]

Court summons PI for not acting against three celebs

Court summons PI for not acting against three celebs

Vadodara: A judicial magistrate’s court here has summoned inspector of Fatehgunj police station to question him over why cricketer Kapil Dev and film actors Govinda and Ravi Kishen have not been made accused in Sunstar Club cheating case in which several citizens had lost lakhs of rupees.The court is currently […]

5 tonnes of banned single-use plastics seized in Tirupur

5 tonnes of banned single-use plastics seized in Tirupur

Tirupur: The Tirupur corporation has seized more than five tonnes of banned single-use plastics from hotels and retail and wholesale shops in the city in the last two days.City health officer K Boopathy said, “Following the ban, the civic body raided commercial establishments on Avinashi Road, Perumanallur Road, old bus […]

Cops to launch ‘Police-E-Eye’ app on January 7 for public

Cops to launch ‘Police-E-Eye’ app on January 7 for public

Coimbatore: The city traffic police to launch a mobile application ‘Police-E-Eye’ for the public on January 7. The application will enable public to take pictures of traffic rule violators and upload them for the police to view and take actions.According to police sources, the application is available on Play Store. […]