Body of #Army Soldier Naik Karuppasamy, who died in an accident, reached Madurai Airport where the district collector Anbalagan and several senior officials paid homage. Later, body taken to the native village of jawan in Thoothukudi district. #AIRPics Raghuraja
Moderate rainfall likely to occur over south Tamil Nadu & North Tamil Nadu during next 2 days. Heavy rainfall likely to occur over southern districts like Kanyakumari, Tirunelveli, Tuticorin, Thoothukudi & Ramanathapuram during next 24 hours: S Balachandran, Director, IMD Chennai
While the delay in the onset of northeast monsoon has in fact angered the farming community, salt producers in Thoothukudi are elated as they could extend the current season for three more weeks to achieve annual production of 21.25 lakh tonnes.
Thoothukudi father-son custodial death case: "Material evidence establishes that the father-son duo - Jeyaraj and J Bennix - suffered brutal torture for more than 7 hours," states the CBI charge sheet in the case. (ANI)
Following the Thoothukudi country boat fishermen, the fishermen in Kanniyakumari have raised a banner of revolt against the use of purse seine nets by a section of fishers in the district.
These are #SaveAarey environmental activists? Or hoodlums hired by foreign-funded forces who tried to violently hijack nuclear energy and Sterlite projects in Kudankulam, Thoothukudi? Wake up. Even Manmohan Singh had warned against them. #AareyForest
Kanimozhi,DMK in Lok Sabha:This govt has taken up that every program will be only named in Hindi.I would like to ask you how will a villager in my district understand what it is? I've seen signboards in Thoothukudi saying PM Sadak Yojana,with no translation. I don't understand it
Tamil Nadu: Solairajan and his pregnant wife Jothi were hacked to death by a group of people yesterday in Thoothukudi allegedly over their intercaste marriage. The father of the girl has been arrested.
Activist Mugilan Goes Missing Hours After Incriminating Top Cops in Thoothukudi Massacre | writes via #WhereIsMugilan
Atal Tinkering Labs are changing the lives of my young friends from Thoothukudi in Tamil Nadu...do hear how their aspirations are getting wings and how they are thinking of ways to mitigate water as well as energy scarcity.
Just in: Madras High Court orders re post mortem of Thoothukudi firing victims in the presence of a doctor nominated by victims' family. Great victory for human rights movement. Thanks for coordinating this legal battle and for arguing the case.