TIRUCHIRAPALLI

  • Pragyan, the international level, techno-management fest of NIT, Tiruchirapalli 6 days ago

    Pragyan is the ISO 9001 and 20121 certified, international level, annual techno-management fest of National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirapalli. Incepted in 2005, the fest takes place in the college campus and has grown bigger each year. The fest stays true to its slogan "Let's Celebrate Technology", by conducting 50+ events for...
  • Bypoll elections in Tamil Nadu, voting begins in Srirangam constituency February 13, 2015

    Tiruchirapalli: Polling commenced on Friday in Srirangam Assembly constituency which is facing by-election to fill up the vacancy caused by disqualification of AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa following her conviction in a disproportionate assets case. Though the poll scenario presents a multi-corner contest, the battle of the ballot will be between AIADMK's...
  • I'm doing well: Tamil actor Khushbu tweets February 9, 2013

    Chennai: Actress and DMK member Khushbu, whose house was vandalised by a group of people, says she is doing "well" after the "misfortune". However, she has clearly stated she doesn't want to comment further on it. "Dear friends, I am doing well. A misfortune has taken place and wouldn't want...
  • IIM Tiruchirapalli to open campus in Chennai June 14, 2012

    Tiruchirapalli: IIM Tiruchirapalli would open its new campus at Chennai and had acquired a 13000 sq ft building, IIMT Director Prafulla Agnihotri on Wednesday said. The building was acquired at Guindy envisaging commencement of executive education management development programme and PG Diploma in Business Management for the benefit of working executives,...
  • TN: 10 dead, 25 injured as two buses collide September 5, 2011

    Tiruchirapalli: Two buses collided near Tiruchirapalli in Tamil Nadu on Monday killing ten people and leaving 25 others injured. An omni bus hit a passenger bus on the Tiruchirapalli Madurai road. One of the buses was bound for Madurai from Chennai while the other vehicle was on its way to...
  • Attempt to kidnap Tamil actress Namitha foiled October 27, 2010

    Chennai: In a reel like but real life drama, an attempt to kidnap Tamil film actress Namitha was foiled in Tiruchirapalli in Tamil Nadu. Namitha reached Tiruchy Monday by plane to take part in a function at Karur, around 330 km from here. She was to travel to Karur by car. At...
  • TN uses community policing for combating terrorism September 16, 2008

    Tiruchirapalli: With Indias extremely skewed policetopublic ratio, the police force would always prove to be ineffective unless people start volunteering to provide information about suspicious activities in their neighbourhood. In an interaction with Network 18 late in 2008, National Security Advisor M K Narayanan admitted that though intelligence agencies have foiled...
  • Airlines line up to operate from Trichy March 15, 2007

    New Delhi: Many airlines are lining up to begin operations from the southern city as the Rs 26 crore extension work at the Tiruchirapalli International Airport have completed. Air India Express has approached the airport with plans to launch operations on the TiruchiDubai and TiruchiSingapore sectors, airport Director S Sreekumar told...