Higher yield may bring down price of rice

With Tamil Nadu farmers aiming for an all-time record production of grains this year, the focus turns to the impact of a bumper harvest on the price of rice. The opinion is divided among a cross-sect...

Brimming with hope

Following the Supreme Court order, Tamil Nadu was been able to store 142 feet of water in the Mullaperiyar dam, the lifeline of five southern districts this year. The increased storage in the Mullape...

Farmers up in arms against Karnataka plan

Farmers stage a demonstration in Kumbakonam on Thursday protesting Karnataka’s bid to construct dams across the Cauvery at Mekedatu. Farmers in the Cauvery delta districts have planned to intensify t...