Veeranam lake full again

Cuddalore, Jan 19: The Veeranam lake, near the Kattumannar Koil, has once again reached its fullest capacity of 47.50 ft with the inflow of around 900 cft of water per second. According to sources, around 550 cft of water has been let out from the lake to make supply of drinking water to the public.

Washington, Jan 19: An Indian-American philanthropist and entrepreneur, Gurinder Singh Khalsa, has been presented with the prestigious Rosa Park Trailblazer award for his campaign that forced US authorities change their policy towards headgear of the Sikh community. Indianapolis-based Khalsa, 45, was presented the award for his continued demonstration of courage and compassion. In 2007, Khalsa
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Surat, Jan.19: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the howitzer gun-manufacturing unit of Larsen & Toubro (L&T) at Hazira here today. L&T had won the Rs 4,500-crore contract to supply 100 units of the K9 Vajra-T 155 mm/52 calibre Tracked Self-Propelled gun systems to the Indian Army in 2017. The company has set up the Armoured
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Mexico City, Jan. 19; A leaking fuel pipeline triggered a massive blaze in central Mexico today, killing at least 20 people and injuring another 54, officials said. Omar Fayad, governor of Hidalgo state, said locals at the site of the leak were scrambling to steal some of the leaking oil when at least 20 of
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National Award winning actress Vidya Balan will be playing a special cameo in Ajith’s Tamil remake of Pink. On speaking about the role she said that she accepted the offer for Boney Kapoor. She also added that she doesn’t like doing remakes but accepted the Pink remake only for Boney Kapoor. She also clarified that
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S. Thyagarajan As the curtains came rolling down to signal the conclusion of an eventful, exciting and exhilarating series at Melbourne on Friday, it is difficult to refrain from enjoying the fulfilment of a long-cherished dream. This visit to Australia added a glorious chapter to India’s cricket history filling a void that existed for decades
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Melbourne, Jan 19: Mahendra Singh Dhoni rekindled his love affair with final flourishes, anchoring India to their maiden bilateral ODI series triumph in Australia for a perfect finish to a historic trip Down Under here Friday. Virat Kohli’s men became the first country to return from Australia without losing a single series having won the
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Chennai, Jan 18: Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami to chair the cabinet meeting at the Secretariat to discuss investment opportunities and the opening of new industries in the State The Global Investors Meet (GIM) is to take place on January 23 and 24 in Chennai. It is expected that the Cabinet meeting would discuss investment
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Chennai, Jan.18: About five lakhs people thronged Marina and tourist spots to enjoy Kaanum Pongal which went off peacefully without any untoward incident. Being a holiday overall five lakh people flocked tourist places like the Island Grounds exhibition, children’s park, Elliots Beach, Vandalur zoo, Mammallapuram shores and other places. At Marina witnessing the roaring waves
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  Jerusalem Israeli National Security Adviser Meir Ben-Shabbat visited India earlier this week and met Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss issues related to bilateral relations, including the advancing of security deals, according to an official statement here. NSA Ben-Shabbat, who was in India on the invitation of his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval, also held
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