Sweeping machine to clean city streets
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Sweeping machine to clean city streets

 To clean the Coimbatore streets a road sweeping  machine has been  flagged off by corporation Commissioner K.Vijayakarthikeyan.  The machine is sponsored by Roots Industries under the corporate Social Responsibility project.  The machine is mounted on a truck. It would go around the streets cleaning …

Admissions open for integrated MA programme at IIT Madras
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Admissions open for integrated MA programme at IIT Madras

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras through Humanities & Social Sciences Entrance Examination (HSEE) invites applications for admission to 5 years integrated Master of Arts (M.A) in Development Studies and M.A in English Studies programs for the session 2016. Eligibility Criteria Candidates applying …

Women’s Asia Cup: India Women beat Sri Lanka by 52 runs, enter T20 Asia Cup final
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Women’s Asia Cup: India Women beat Sri Lanka by 52 runs, enter T20 Asia Cup final

The Indian women’s team  beat Sri Lanka by 52-runs in the Women’s Asia Cup T20 tournament at Bangkok on Thursday. Opting to bat, India posted a modest total of 121 for four in their allotted 20 overs and then managed to restrict Sri Lanka to 69 for nine.  Opener Mithali gave India a solid platform with a …

Trump to appoint retired Gen. James Mattis as new secretary of defence
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Trump to appoint retired Gen. James Mattis as new secretary of defence

US president-elect Donald Trump has confirmed he will choose retired Marine General James Mattis to be secretary of defence, selecting a former senior military officer who has said that responding to “political Islam” is the major security issue facing the US. Trump made the announcement during a post-election …

Cyclone Nada passes peacefully over Karaikal coast
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Cyclone Nada passes peacefully over Karaikal coast

Rains lashed several parts of Tamil Nadu on Thursday influenced by cyclonic storm Nada, which is likely to cross the coast near Chennai in the early hours of Friday. Many parts of the state were put on high alert as the state government and the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) prepared ahead of the cyclonic …

I-T dept’s biggest seizure of more than Rs 4.7 cr in new currency in Bengaluru
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I-T dept’s biggest seizure of more than Rs 4.7 cr in new currency in Bengaluru

Officials from the Income Tax Department’s Karnataka and Goa region operationsseized Rs six crore, including Rs 4.7 crore in new Rs 2000 denomination, along with huge bullion and jewellery from four persons – two Government engineers and two contractors – following searches conducted on Wednesday and Thursday. A …

Air India Recruitment for Technical Assistant
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Air India Recruitment for Technical Assistant

The Airline Allied Services Limited has released an employment notification inviting interested, eligible candidates to apply for the positions of Technical Assistant. The selected candidates will be appointed on a fixed term contract for a period of two years, extendable for another five years subject to …

Body of woman found under car in Khanpur
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Body of woman found under car in Khanpur

On  Wednesday morning a woman in her 20’s with injury marks on the neck was found lying under a car near Khanpur T-point.  She is yet to be identified.  A passer –by called up the police control room around 8.a.m. about the woman’s body lying under a van in the parking area.  Her attire was a blue jeans and a …

ISL 2016: NorthEast United beat Delhi Dynamous 2-1 to keep semis’ hopes alive
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ISL 2016: NorthEast United beat Delhi Dynamous 2-1 to keep semis’ hopes alive

NorthEast United placed themselves just a win away from qualification to the play-offs of the third edition of the Indian Super League (ISL) as they inflicted a 2-1 defeat on Delhi Dynamos at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium in Guwahati on Wednesday. The result saw NorthEast (18 points from 13 matches) set up a …