Oct 22, 2014 01:57 PM
526 special buses are operated in addition to the 2,983 buses of the division There was hardly any seat left vacant in the regular and special buses of the Tamil Nadu State Transport Corporation (TNSTC) and the State Express Transport Corporation (SETC)
Oct 22, 2014 01:57 PM
Thirty-two pumps used to illegally transfer liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) from domestic cylinders for use as fuel in four-wheelers were seized from a car gas kit conversion dealer at Nava India on Avinashi Road in the city on Tuesday.Ten domestic cooking g
Oct 22, 2014 01:58 PM
Police officials and personnel across various ranks placed wreaths and paid homage to uniformed service personnel across the country who died on the call of duty. Twenty-four policemen fired three rounds of bullets each for paying their respect to martyrs
Oct 22, 2014 01:57 PM
The Fire and Rescue Services Department has identified vulnerable pockets in the cities in Western Tamil Nadu and have stationed fire engines with its teams of fire fighters to quickly attend to fire accidents as a result of bursting firecrackers during D
Oct 21, 2014 09:58 AM
Adequate personnel deployed for regulating traffic, say police With the closure of educational institutions on Monday due to heavy showers the previous day, more number of vehicles hit the roads in the city for last-minute Deepavali shopping. Vehicle us
Oct 21, 2014 06:58 PM
Pankaja Srinivasan feels a sense of sadness when she realises that HMT watches may not be there by the time Deepavali comes around next year. I step into the HMT showroom on Avanashi Road to change the strap of my prized possession, an old fashioned, sen
Oct 21, 2014 06:57 PM
It was Deepavali season and the carefully-chosen crackers were waiting to be sun dried. But, it had been raining since morning and I was bored stiff, cooped up at home, yearningly looking at my damp crackers. I was five or six, and excitement for me meant
Oct 21, 2014 10:01 AM
The city has seen three dengue cases in the last week but they were isolated cases, according to sources in the Coimbatore Corporation’s health wing. The sources said that the dengue cases were reported from Vadavalli, Kuniamuthur, and Sowripalayam
Oct 21, 2014 10:00 AM
North East Monsoon expected to bring good yield to district North East Monsoon for Coimbatore has begun on a very positive note. Or, so it appears from the data available from the Tamil Nadu Agricultural University.The Agro Climate Research Centre has s
Oct 21, 2014 10:00 AM
An evidence-based ongoing study on osteoporosis conducted by the Coimbatore Medical College Hospital has found that nearly 60 per cent of the city’s population suffered from deficient bone density, which could lead to osteoporosis.The findings were
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