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Mar 19, 2019
Photographer Ramya Reddy on her new book about the Nilgiris and its inhabitants, a decade in the makingSoul of the Nilgiris, photographer Ramya Reddy's new book, "is the story of a place told through a personal tapestry of oral narratives, conversations, writings and over 300 photographs — taken over nine years, drawn from the creative abundance of this millennia-old mountain land and her centuries-old inhabitants."
Mar 18, 2019
DMK releases first list of 20 candidates for Lok Sabha polls; A Raja to contest from Nilgiris, Kanimozhi fielded from TuticorinMaran will contest from Central Chennai, while Raja has been fielded from Nilgiris. Raja and Maran had unsuccessfully contested these seats in 2014. Rajya Sabha MP and the daughter of late DMK chief M Karunanidhi, Kanimozhi is also contesting from Tuticorin
Nov 05, 2018
Amazon to buy 9.5% stake in Kishore Biyani's Future Retail for Rs 2,500 crore, deal to be announced on 14 NovemberThe deal will give Amazon access to nearly a third of India’s organised food and grocery market through the Big Bazaar and Nilgiris supermarket chains
Aug 09, 2018
SC orders Tamil Nadu government to seal 11 resorts in Nilgiris elephant corridor within 48 hoursThe Supreme Court on Thursday directed the Tamil Nadu government to seal or close down within 48 hours 11 resorts and hotels constructed on the elephant corridor of Nilgiris in violation of law.
Jun 21, 2018
Tamil Nadu cops arrest TV actress for donning police uniform in Facebook video to criticise govt action on Tuticorin protestersA television actress was arrested in Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu for releasing a video against the government and the police after the firing in anti-Sterlite protests in Thoothukudi
Jun 15, 2018
Nilgiris bus mishap: Death toll rises to nine after two more succumb to injuriesSeven passengers were killed and 27 others injured, some of them seriously, when the bus fell into the 500-feet gorge near Manthada in Nilgiris district on Thursday, police said.
Sep 10, 2017
Man dies while taking selfie near Catherine Falls in Nilgiris district in Tamil NaduThe craze for selfie claimed the life of a 22-year-old man, who fell to his death from a waterfalls while attempting to take a photograph of himself in the neighbouring hilly Nilgiris district
Aug 13, 2017
Seventy years after Independence, adivasis in the Nilgiris say they still haven't got their dueThe Nilgiris are home to seven primitive tribal groups — all of them with current populations not exceeding a few thousands
May 30, 2017
Kashmir human shield row: Bipin Rawat should maintain military discretion and focus on building moraleOne of the traditions of the Indian armed forces has been not only maintaining its distance from the civilian population but living a parallel existence. That is why there were (and are) cantonments. There was a certain mystique to that lifestyle, a separate line reflected even in the physical topography of the military area.
May 21, 2017
Protests against liquor shops continue across Tamil Nadu; two outlets ransackedIncidents of protests against the presence of liquor shops in the State continued with residents ransacking an outlet in the city and one in Kothagiri in nearby Nilgiris district on Sunday.