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Periyar Reserve to use cameras to monitor tigers

The Periyar Tiger Reserve has decided to monitor tigers by cameras to identify animals, their home range and their stripe patterns.The Scientific Monitoring of Tigers exercise is likely to commence......

When poachers became tourist guides

What does a poacher do when he has hung up his boots and surrendered his guns?At the Periyar Tiger Reserve located along the Tamil Nadu-Kerala border, he dons a government uniform and leads......

Raise Mullai Periyar dam water level: SC

The Supreme Court on Monday allowed the water level of the Mullai-Periyar Dam to be raised from the present 136 feet to 142 feet.A three-judge bench comprising Chief Justice Y K Sabharwal, Justice......

Petitions filed in HC opposing bail to seer

Two petitions -- one by a city advocate and another by Thanthai Periyar Dravidar Kazhagam -- were filed in the Madras high court on Tuesday, opposing the grant of bail to Kanchi Shankaracharya......

Over 2,000 students have dropped out of IITs in three years!

Over 4,400 students dropped out of IITs and NITs in the last three years due to various reasons including "academic stress", the government said on Wednesday and assured that corrective actions......

Monsoon getaways are cheaper on your pocket

Image: Uttarakhand's Valley of Flowers. Photograph: Araghu/Wikimedia Commons Hotels, airlines offer discounts to attract customers during lean season; attractions include treks, nature trails,......

India to beat US to become No.1 in ACs: LG

Korean consumer durables major LG on Friday said it will invest Rs 800 crore (Rs 8 billion) in 2011 to add capacity and for other purposes in India, which it expects will become its largest......

A farmer's hunger strike to fight land acquisition

Land acquisition for special economic zones has been a major bone of contention across the nation. Thousands of people whose land was being acquired to set up SEZs have protested against the low......

'Blacklisted' varsities still a hit among students

Uncertainty may shroud their deemed status with the apex court yet to deliver its final verdict. However, admissions to nearly 50 per cent of deemed universities blacklisted by the Ministry of......

Periyar is path-breaking

Making a movie on a legend is not easy. There needs to be a balance between sentimentality and fact, which director Gnana Rajasekharan has managed to do in Periyar -- a film based on the legendary......

First Look: Periyar, the movie

In Tamil, Periyar means 'the respected'. How the reformist leaderEV Ramaswami Naicker came to be known by that name is an amazing story, with all the elements of controversy well in place.It is to......

Music Review: Periyar is impressive

A Tamil period film, Periyar isbased on rationalist, social reformer and Dravida kazhakam founder, EV Ramaswamy Naicker, respectfully called Periyar by his followers. Satyaraj plays the title role......

'Swami Chinamayananda is the Rajinikanth of spiritualism'

'I didn’t want the biopic on Swami Chinmayananda to be a propaganda film,' filmmaker R S Prasanna tells Shobha Warrier/ Rediff.com Engineer-turned-filmmaker R S Prasanna made his mark......

Review: Ramanujan is a must watch

Director Gnana Rajasekaran’s Ramanujan is a well researched, well-written and brilliantly directed film dedicated to India’s mathematical prodigy, Ramanujan, whose genius hung like......

CWG: Tearful Pearson takes solace in hurdles gold

Australia's Sally Pearson overcame last week's 100 metres heartbreak to win the hurdles event over the same distance on Monday, collapsing on the track in tears after her golden run. Pearson was......

Socca Punch: The World Cup Quiz

With most people glued into their television sets this month, it is imperative to talk about nothing else but the FIFA World Cup. The 2010 edition in South Africa, the first ever in the......

Federer teases Australians with migration tale

After breaking the heart of third-round opponent Albert Montanes, Roger Federer broke the hearts of millions of Australians when he said his family had nearly migrated to the country when he was in......
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Periyar varsity offers PG course in tourism management

Periyar University Vice-Chancellor C. Swaminathan launched two new post-graduate programmes M.Sc energy studies and M.A. history and tourism... ...

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Toddy movement plans novel protest

The Tamil Nadu Toddy Movement will place toddy at Periyar memorial in Chennai on September 11 and at a Gandhi statue in Chennai on October 2 while... ...

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Rs 28.65 crore to improve power supply in Madurai district

Comment · print · T T T+· T- Power distribution is to be improved through infrastructure augmentation at a cost of Rs. 28.652 crore in... ...

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Swimmer Missing after Jumping into Pond to Rescue Man

CHENNAI: A 21-year-old man who jumped into a pond in Tiruvottiyur along with two of his friends to rescue a man struggling in the water body is... ...

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Take the stink out before becoming smart

Comment · print · T T T+· T- A public toilet in Salem city. PHOTO: E. LAKSHMI NARAYANAN he selection of Salem as one of the Smart... ...

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