Post Tagged with: "Coimbatore"

TN: Gold worth Rs 55 lakh seized, 5 arrested

TN: Gold worth Rs 55 lakh seized, 5 arrested

COIMBATORE: Two , who facilitated gold here, were among five arrested and Rs 55 lakh of gold bars recovered from them by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence officials. The duo and a passenger from Colombo, who handed over 16 gold bars over to them after arriving here by a Sri […]

?Preserve waterbodies to safeguard biodiversity?

?Preserve waterbodies to safeguard biodiversity?

Coimbatore: Conserving waterbodies is the key factor to ensure green cover and biodiversity in urban spaces, said environmentalist Jadav Payeng. He was in the city on Thursday to inaugurate the planting of Miyawaki forests near Singanallur Lake. Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of the event, Payeng said the loss […]

Banks denying loans: SC/ST entrepreneurs

Banks denying loans: SC/ST entrepreneurs

Tirupur: Scheduled Caste community members on Thursday raised concerns about banks refusing them loans to start new ventures, despite them meeting the eligibility criteria. The issue was discussed at a seminar organized by the district administration to explain them the subsidies and loan schemes of both the central and state […]

TNAU forecasts prices of ?Thai Pattam? veg crops

TNAU forecasts prices of ?Thai Pattam? veg crops

Coimbatore: Experts at Tamil Nadu Agricultural University (TNAU) have forecast farm prices of three major horticultural crops cultivated in Thai month in the state ? tomato, brinjal and bhendi. Based on the analysis of the prices of these vegetables in the past 12 years in the Oddanchatram vegetable market, the […]

Dog show aims to give new lease of life to strays

Dog show aims to give new lease of life to strays

Udhagamandalam: The Nilgiris Kennel Association?s 3rd edition of dog show will be held at St. Antony?s School ground in Coonoor on January 26. It will feature at least 250 dogs of various breeds from across the country. The highlight of the show is any abandoned dog could be brought to […]