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Naranipuzha Shanavas directed Sufiyum Sujatayum, starring Aditi Rao Hydari and Jayasurya.

Sufiyum Sujatayum director Naranipuzha Shanavas passes away in Kochi

By Haricharan Pudipeddi | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 24, 2020 01:55 PM IST
After suffering a cardiac arrest while working for his next project in Coimbatore last week, Malayalam director Naranipuzha Shanavas was admitted to a hospital where he was put on a ventilator and declared brain dead on Tuesday.
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Representational photo.(REUTERS)
Representational photo.(REUTERS)

New textile policy likely to be focussed on boosting domestic industry

By Deeksha Bhardwaj | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON DEC 23, 2020 09:21 AM IST
Officials said seven mega textile hubs are expected to be set up across the country as per the policy
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Farmers from Tamil Nadu join the ongoing 'Delhi Chalo' agitation against the new farm laws, at Singhu border in New Delhi.(PTI)
Farmers from Tamil Nadu join the ongoing 'Delhi Chalo' agitation against the new farm laws, at Singhu border in New Delhi.(PTI)

Tamil Nadu farmers lend support to Singhu protesters, say ready to join agitation

By Anvit Srivastava | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 23, 2020 12:10 AM IST
The leaders said that hundreds of farmers from the south Indian state have planned to drive to Delhi in tractors by next week, educating people about the lapses and harms of the new farm bill on their way to join the movement in Delhi.
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Tinkesh Kaushik, who lost three of his limbs in a kite-flying accident, is now a fitness trainer and Mr March.(Courtesy Swarga Foundation)
Tinkesh Kaushik, who lost three of his limbs in a kite-flying accident, is now a fitness trainer and Mr March.(Courtesy Swarga Foundation)

The I’m Special calendar: A new-year revolution

By Natasha Rego | Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON NOV 21, 2020 12:01 PM IST
Brought out by Swarga Foundation in Coimbatore, it features differently abled people each year and is now drawing hundreds of applicants. Meet the 12 young achievers of 2021.
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Tinkesh Kaushik, who lost three of his limbs in a kite-flying accident, is now a fitness trainer and Mr March.(Courtesy: Swarga Foundation)
Tinkesh Kaushik, who lost three of his limbs in a kite-flying accident, is now a fitness trainer and Mr March.(Courtesy: Swarga Foundation)

The I’m Special calendar: A new-year revolution

By Natasha Rego | Hindustan Times
PUBLISHED ON NOV 20, 2020 06:30 AM IST
Brought out by Swarga Foundation in Coimbatore, it features differently abled people each year and is now drawing hundreds of applicants. Meet the 12 young achievers of 2021.
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A 62-year-old farmer in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore has kept aside half an acre of farmland to provide daily feasts to hundreds of wild birds.(ANI)
A 62-year-old farmer in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore has kept aside half an acre of farmland to provide daily feasts to hundreds of wild birds.(ANI)

62-year-old farmer in Coimbatore keeps half-acre of land to grow millets for hundreds of wild birds

By Asian News International | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury | Coimbatore
PUBLISHED ON AUG 22, 2020 05:33 PM IST
Birds have been flocking to the half-acre farmland spared by Mutthu Murugan to grow Pearl millets and Sorghum.
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The gold mask has been made using 18-carat gold which costs Rs 2.75 lakh and the silver mask costs Rs 15,000.(ANI)
The gold mask has been made using 18-carat gold which costs Rs 2.75 lakh and the silver mask costs Rs 15,000.(ANI)

Goldsmith designs masks using gold, silver threads in Coimbatore

By Asian News International | Posted by: Srimoyee Chowdhury | Coimbatore
PUBLISHED ON JUL 20, 2020 09:57 AM IST
Radhakrishnan Sundaram Acharya, the goldsmith, described that it takes seven days to complete one mask.
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A day earlier, on Sunday, Tamil Nadu had reported over 4,000 fresh cases for the fourth straight day, taking the tally to 1,11,151.(ANI PHOTO.)
A day earlier, on Sunday, Tamil Nadu had reported over 4,000 fresh cases for the fourth straight day, taking the tally to 1,11,151.(ANI PHOTO.)

With 3,827 new Covid-19 cases, 61 deaths, Tamil Nadu retains 2nd worst-hit state tag

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sohini Sarkar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 06, 2020 07:03 PM IST
There are at least 46,833 active cases in the state with capital city Chennai having a high concentration of coronavirus patients.
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A silhouetted view of a flying eagle in the backdrop of the solar eclipse in the sky, in Chennai.(PTI)
A silhouetted view of a flying eagle in the backdrop of the solar eclipse in the sky, in Chennai.(PTI)

Cloudy skies obstruct solar eclipse in Chennai, parts of Tamil Nadu

By Press Trust of India | Posted by: Jasra Afreen | Chennai
UPDATED ON JUN 21, 2020 05:35 PM IST
The eclipse was however partial in most parts of Tamil Nadu and many enthusiasts who managed to take photos of the rare phenomenon posted them on the social networking sites
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On Tuesday, IndiGo had said that a passenger who travelled on flight 6E 381 from Chennai to Coimbatore on Monday evening tested positive for the disease.
On Tuesday, IndiGo had said that a passenger who travelled on flight 6E 381 from Chennai to Coimbatore on Monday evening tested positive for the disease.

12 IndiGo passengers who travelled on four flights test positive for Covid-19

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2020 08:22 PM IST
Domestic passenger flights resumed in India from Monday. Since then, 16 passengers of three different airlines have tested positive for Covid-19.
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People gather outside the office of District Collector to get the E-pass for vehicles during the nationwide Covid-19 lockdown in Madurai on Friday. (ANI Photo)(ANI)
People gather outside the office of District Collector to get the E-pass for vehicles during the nationwide Covid-19 lockdown in Madurai on Friday. (ANI Photo)(ANI)

Tamil Nadu declares complete lockdown in 5 cities, including Chennai

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2020 05:10 PM IST
The five cities are: Chennai, Coimbatore, Madurai, Salem and Tiruppur.
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In bid to help the cancer patients who have lost their hair, 80 girls of a private college in Coimbatore have donated a portion of their hair.(Twitter/@ANI)
In bid to help the cancer patients who have lost their hair, 80 girls of a private college in Coimbatore have donated a portion of their hair.(Twitter/@ANI)

Coimbatore students chop locks to donate to cancer patients, impresses netizens

By Asian News International | Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
UPDATED ON MAR 06, 2020 12:54 PM IST
Students here donated a portion of their shiny and thick locks of hair which will be used to make wigs for cancer.
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Representational image.(HT file)
Representational image.(HT file)

DIMR opens training centre at Coimbatore

By Press Trust of India | Coimbatore
PUBLISHED ON FEB 06, 2020 07:41 PM IST
UG graduates, final year students from any electives and others interested are eligible to apply for this programme. Read on to know more...
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People hold placards during a protest against NRC and CAA, Osmania University Campus, Hyderabad(ANI)
People hold placards during a protest against NRC and CAA, Osmania University Campus, Hyderabad(ANI)

Jaggi Vasudev’s CAA defence is illogical, flawed

By Arghya Sengupta
PUBLISHED ON JAN 08, 2020 06:06 PM IST
The CAA-NRC will either end up superfluous or exclusionary, no matter how it is finessed
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Neroca FC played out a draw against Chennai City FC.(AIFF)
Neroca FC played out a draw against Chennai City FC.(AIFF)

Resilient Neroca FC deny Chennai City FC a win at home in I-League

By Press Trust of India | Coimbatore
UPDATED ON DEC 21, 2019 11:45 PM IST
Following the draw, Chennai City remain seventh on the table with five points while Neroca FC stay one place below with four points.
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Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder and actor Kamal Haasan meets students of Madras University, who were protest against the passage of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), in Chennai, Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019.(PTI)
Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) founder and actor Kamal Haasan meets students of Madras University, who were protest against the passage of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), in Chennai, Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2019.(PTI)

Clashes in Kerala; stirs continue across varsities

By HT Correspondents | Hindustan Times, Chennai/Thiruvananthapuram
UPDATED ON DEC 19, 2019 12:25 AM IST
In Thissur, the ABVP released a video of the alleged attack in which a student is being chased by some other students who pin him against a wall and thrash him. A woman is also seen being beaten in the alleged attack.
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The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday filed a charge sheet against two suspected Islamic State operatives(Vipin Kumar/HT PHOTO)
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Saturday filed a charge sheet against two suspected Islamic State operatives(Vipin Kumar/HT PHOTO)

NIA files charge sheet against two suspected IS men

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 08, 2019 05:56 AM IST
According to the agency, they were in touch with Maulvi Zahran bin Hashim, the alleged mastermind of the April 21 Sri Lanka bombings, and were planning to carry out similar strikes in Kerala and Tamil Nadu.
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Justice MS Ramesh of the Madras High Court directed the Coimbatore District Collector to de-seal the service apartment within two days of receiving the court order.(PTI PHOTO.)
Justice MS Ramesh of the Madras High Court directed the Coimbatore District Collector to de-seal the service apartment within two days of receiving the court order.(PTI PHOTO.)

Unmarried couple staying in a hotel neither illegal nor criminal: Madras HC

By MC Rajan | Hindustan Times, Chennai
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2019 11:18 PM IST
The Judge said the extreme step of sealing the service apartment of a popular chain of budget hotels appeared to have been taken following news circulated on social media that the apartment complex was being used for short stays.
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The charge sheet has been filed in the NIA special court Ernakulam under charges of criminal conspiracy and terror.(HT PHOTO.)
The charge sheet has been filed in the NIA special court Ernakulam under charges of criminal conspiracy and terror.(HT PHOTO.)

NIA files charge sheet against ISIS Coimbatore leader

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON DEC 07, 2019 06:17 PM IST
After the Sri Lanka attacks, in which over 250 people were killed, the NIA had registered a suo-motu case on May 30 against six people from Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu.
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Vetrivel, who owns an air compressor firm in Coimbatore, had applied for the loan to repay his debt to the tune of Rs 60 lakh, said police.(Getty Images/Representative Image)
Vetrivel, who owns an air compressor firm in Coimbatore, had applied for the loan to repay his debt to the tune of Rs 60 lakh, said police.(Getty Images/Representative Image)

Coimbatore businessman held for attacking bank staff with air pistol, knife

By M Manikandan | Hindustan Times, Chennai
PUBLISHED ON DEC 05, 2019 10:37 AM IST
Police made the arrest after inspecting footage of the incident from a closed-circuit television or CCTV camera. The bank’s chief manager Chandrasekaran said Vetrivel tried to attack him at around 11.20am on Tuesday.
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The compound wall collapsed on four houses at Nadur in Tamil Nadu’s Mettupalayam due to heavy rains.(ANI Photo)
The compound wall collapsed on four houses at Nadur in Tamil Nadu’s Mettupalayam due to heavy rains.(ANI Photo)

15 killed, several trapped as wall collapses due to heavy rains in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore

By MC Rajan | Hindustan Times, Chennai
UPDATED ON JUL 31, 2020 06:24 PM IST
According to police, the four wall collapses at Nadur Colony early on Monday were triggered by the heavy downpour. Five other people have also been killed in the torrential rain over the past two days.
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Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore district police on Saturday arrested a four-member gang for raping a minor girl(Representative Image)
Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore district police on Saturday arrested a four-member gang for raping a minor girl(Representative Image)

Four-member gang held for sexually assaulting minor in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore

By M Manikandan | Hindustan Times, Chennai
UPDATED ON NOV 30, 2019 08:58 PM IST
According to RS Puram all women police station sources, a 17-year-old class XI student who was out celebrating her birthday with her friend on Tuesday (November 26) was gang-raped by the six-member team.
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Students showing their robots at the National Roboscience contest.(ANI)
Students showing their robots at the National Roboscience contest.(ANI)

National Roboscience contest held in Coimbatore

By Asian News International | Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu)
PUBLISHED ON NOV 25, 2019 02:55 PM IST
More than 400 students, from Class III to Class XII as well as college students participated in the event held at Kumaraguru College of Technology (KCT).
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Four engineering students sitting on the tracks were run over by a train in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore on Wednesday morning. (Representative Image)(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
Four engineering students sitting on the tracks were run over by a train in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore on Wednesday morning. (Representative Image)(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

Four engineering students sitting on tracks run over by a train

By M Manikandan | Hindustan Times, Chennai
UPDATED ON NOV 14, 2019 09:44 AM IST
The incident happened on the Rowthar Palam rail over-bridge near Sulur in Coimbatore when the Chennai–Alappuzha express was passing by. Local residents informed the police.
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The top court had last month stayed the execution of convict Manoharan and said it would hear arguments on his plea seeking review of its August 1 verdict which had confirmed his death penalty.(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)
The top court had last month stayed the execution of convict Manoharan and said it would hear arguments on his plea seeking review of its August 1 verdict which had confirmed his death penalty.(Amal KS/HT PHOTO)

Supreme Court dismisses review plea of Coimbatore rape-murder convict

By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 07, 2019 12:18 PM IST
In a majority judgment of 2:1, a bench headed by Justice R F Nariman dismissed the plea filed by the convict Manoharan and said there are no grounds to review the verdict.
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The NIA conducted raids at multiple places in Tamil Nadu on October 31, 2019, in connection with crackdown on ISIS module.(ANI / Twitter)
The NIA conducted raids at multiple places in Tamil Nadu on October 31, 2019, in connection with crackdown on ISIS module.(ANI / Twitter)

NIA raids in Tamil Nadu’s Coimbatore in crackdown on ISIS module

By M Manikandan and Neeraj Chauhan | Hindustan Times, Chennai/New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 31, 2019 05:06 PM IST
The NIA has been conducting raids in Coimbatore over the past few months. Last week too, the central probe agency said it had recovered incriminating documents during a raid in the city.
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A picture of Karappan Silks store. (Photo: Sourced)
A picture of Karappan Silks store. (Photo: Sourced)

‘Doing sales in lakhs’: TN store owner thanks BJP leader for boycott tweet

By M Manikandan | Hindustan Times, Chennai
UPDATED ON OCT 23, 2019 10:00 PM IST
Last month, speaking at an event organised by a Periyarist organisation, Dravida Iyakka Tamizhar Peravai, Karappan allegedly made some remarks against Hindu gods.
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Policemen who entered the shop noticed bleeding injuries on the dead woman’s neck and her two ear-studs were missing.(Representative Image)
Policemen who entered the shop noticed bleeding injuries on the dead woman’s neck and her two ear-studs were missing.(Representative Image)

Woman attacked, robbed, burned to death in provision shop

By Press Trust of India | Coimbatore
PUBLISHED ON OCT 19, 2019 05:12 PM IST
A woman was attacked, robbed of her jewels and burned to death in her provision shop by robbers near here in the early hours of Saturday, police said.
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The victim R Subhashree, riding a two-wheeler, lost balance and fell on the road after the hoarding crashed on her and she was run over by a water tanker that came from behind.(HT image)
The victim R Subhashree, riding a two-wheeler, lost balance and fell on the road after the hoarding crashed on her and she was run over by a water tanker that came from behind.(HT image)

Kamal blames ‘govt apathy’ for techie’s death

By Press Trust of India | Chennai
UPDATED ON SEP 20, 2019 06:22 PM IST
Haasan said the powers that be have kept people “slaves” by calling them “ordinary” folks, but asserted such “ordinary” citizens create “extraordinary” leaders.
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State principal secretary industries K Elangovan said the state will include food processing units, electronic manufacturing joints, farm-based industry and traditional manufacturing units in the proposed cluster.(HT image)
State principal secretary industries K Elangovan said the state will include food processing units, electronic manufacturing joints, farm-based industry and traditional manufacturing units in the proposed cluster.(HT image)

Chennai-Bengaluru industrial corridor to be extended to Kochi, says Kerala CM

By HT Correspondent | Thiruvananthapuram
UPDATED ON SEP 18, 2019 06:36 PM IST
State principal secretary industries K Elangovan said the state will include food processing units, electronic manufacturing joints, farm-based industry and traditional manufacturing units in the proposed cluster.
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