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Workshop begins

The 12-day-long workshop titled Summer School in Mathematics to the memory of S. S. Pillai got underway at the Thiruvalluvar Government Arts College, Rasipuram, on Wednesday. The programme organised jointly by Department of Mathematics, ... The Hindu, 1 month ago

Schoolgirl forced into domestic servitude escapes, says she was sold

By Anuradha Nagaraj CHENNAI, India (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - An 11-year-old girl who escaped from a middle class home where she was forced to work as a domestic help in southern India told investigators on Monday that she had been pulled out ...
 Yahoo! India12 hours ago 11-year-old girl forced into domestic servitude escapes, says she was sold for $15  Emirates24710 hours ago Indian schoolgirl forced into domestic servitude escapes  Gulf Daily News10 hours ago
The Hindu

11-year-old girl scales wall of house, escapes forced labour

An 11-year-old girl who was working as a domestic help in Selaiyur was rescued by the Kancheepuram Child Welfare Committee on Sunday. The girl, according to officials, escaped from her employer's house in the morning and sought the help of ...
 The Hindu1 day ago

TN needs change in cropping pattern as water shortage increases woes

Tamil Nadu needs to consider a significant shift in cropping pattern in the Cauvery Delta Districts and a micro-level planning to help farmers tackle water shortage in case the south-west monsoons fail. Delaying the start of the paddy crop waiting ...
 Hindu Business Line1 day ago
DNA India

AIADMK slams Karuna over special session

Chennai: The ruling AIADMK on Saturday lashed out at DMK chief M Karunanidhi for seeking a special session of Tamil Nadu Assembly to discuss the Cauvery issue, saying he came up with such demands as he was irked over Chief Minister J Jayalalitha's ...
 Gulf News2 days ago Cauvery row: Karunanidhi 'irked over' Jayalalithaa's 'repeated victories', claims AIADMK  DNA India2 days ago AIADMK slams Karunanidhi for seeking special session of Tamil Nadu Assembly over Cauvery issue  Indian Express2 days ago Cauvery dispute: AIADMK slams Karunanidhi for seeking ...  Firstpost.com2 days ago

'If Cauvery water doesn't come, we are at God's mercy'

IMAGE: The Mettur dam on the Cauvery river. Photograph: Kind courtesy Vvenka1/Wikipedia Commons's A Ganesh Nadar travels to the Cauvery delta in Tamil Nadu and finds farmers there resigned to their fate. Even as Tamil Nadu and Karnataka battle it out in the country's highest court for their share of the waters of the Cauvery river, the farmers in the river's delta in Tamil Nadu have little hope of the water reaching them in time to save their crops. The farmers in the Cauvery delta ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago
Indian Express

Cauvery water dispute: The jewel among maidens, the life force of civilisation

For centuries, the Cauvery has fostered civilisations, kingdoms have risen on her banks, and her bounty has allowed rulers to build great temples and empires stretching beyond the seas. Long ago, when time was a river, there lived a rishi called ...
 Indian Express5 days ago The fight over Cauvery: Jewel among maidens,the life force of civilisation  Indian Express4 days ago

Local body polls: reservation for women, SC/ST notified

CHENNAI: With the civic polls on the horizon, the Municipal Administration Department has notified in the State Gazette the reservation of wards or divisions in town panchayats, municipalities, third grade municipalities and municipal corporations.
 New Indian Express6 days ago

State asked to file reply on ONGC's shale gas project

NGT wanted to know if TN had taken up any study on the impact of the project The Tamil Nadu government has sought time to file a reply before the National Green Tribunal on steps taken by it over the proposal of Oil and Natural Gas Corporation ...
 The Hindu1 week ago

Ramnad lifts ONGC cup

In the State-level volleyball tournament Ramanathapuram district team lifted the third Thanthai Periyar memorial ONGC Cauvery Cup beating Tiruvarur in the three-day State-level volleyball tournament held here from September 15 on the occasion of ...
 The Hindu1 week ago
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