Nagapattinam News

Karunanidhi to launch state-wide stir against SSCP on July 8

DMK president M Karunanidhi will launch the first of a series of state-wide protests demanding implementation of the multi-million rupee Sethusamudram Shipping Canal project,leading an agitation at Nagapattinam on July 8. This was in line with a resolution adopted in the June 17 meeting of the party’s Administrative Council here,a party statement said. His son […]

Sri Lankan Tourists asked to return

The tourists had come here to visit the famous pilgrim centre of Velankanni.


TN protests over death of fisherman, blames Lanka

The fishing community in Tamil Nadu is up in arms after a fisherman from Nagapattinam district died following an alleged assault by Sri Lankan Navy personnel....

Memories of tsunami still haunt Nagapattinam

Memories of the fateful morning of December 26,2004,when killer tsunmai tidal waves claimed thousands of lives in Tamil Nadu still linger on.

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The Big Picture: After the waves pulled back

Two natural disasters struck the coast of Tamil Nadu, both in the month of December — one, a cyclone 50 years ago, and the other, the tsunami of 2004.