Trichy

  • Modi praises 'Hugging Amma' Mata Amritanandamayi in Malayalam September 26, 2013

    Kollam: The BJP's prime ministerial candidate and Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi started his South India tour in Kerala on Thursday. Modi praised the state's 'Hugging Amma' Mata Amritanandamayi on her birthday. "I have come here for this function to seek the blessings of Amma and not as a political leader,"...
  • Aishwarya Arjun an exception among star kids: Pandian March 22, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil director Boopathy Pandian can't stop raving about actor Arjun Sarja's daughter, debutant Aishwarya Arjun, who will be seen in upcoming Tamil comedy 'Pattathu Yaanai'. "Not all star kids are blessed with acting prowess, but Aishwarya is an exception. I believe she has inherited acting skills from her father. She...
  • Suspected spy for Pakistan arrested in Tamil Nadu September 18, 2012

    Chennai: A suspected spy, passing sensitive defence information to Pakistan's intelligence agency through its High Commission in Colombo, was arrested in Tamil Nadu on Monday. "Thameen Ansari, 33 of Tanjavur district is a frequent visitor to Sri Lanka on the pretext of exporting vegetabls there. He was handled by two Sri...
  • TN polls: Karuna, Jaya visit Trichy same day March 26, 2011

    Both party leaders were in Trichy to woo voters for the assembly elections. ...
  • Near-collision averted over Trichy airport June 5, 2010

    Chennai: A near-collision between an Indian Airlines aircraft and Jet Airways flight over Tiruchirappalli air space was averted Saturday by timely alertness of pilots of both the planes, together carrying 242 people, airport sources said. The Jet Airways flight was coming here from Thiruvanathapuram and the IA flight was bound for...
  • Boy 'surgeon's' doc parents held June 26, 2007

    Chennai: The Tamil Nadu police have arrested a doctor couple who let their teenage son perform a surgery at a hospital they run in Trichy last week. Murugesan and Gandhimathi are accused of letting Dileepan Raj, 15, do a caesarean to gain a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records...