The festival of colours celebrated at Sivakasi
On 13th March 2017, Monday, the festival of colours "HOLI" was celebrated in Sivakasi, by Sivakasi Marwaris. Revellers splashed colour on each other as they exchanged hugs and embraces across the roads in Sivakasi to celebrate the festiva...more
Rain for five minutes
Today, Sivakasi town experienced sharp showers for five minutes from 05:00 p.m. to 05:05 p.m.. The sudden sharp showers drenched Sivakasi. However the town fails to receive heavy rainfall.
Theru Kattu Pongal Season in Sivakasi
Theru kattu Pongal is celebrated on Masi month of Tamil Calendar every year, in Sivakasi and the festival is famous in majority streets of the town. Therukkettu Pongal is celebrated in Sivakasi for more than 200 years. The spirit of Therukettu Pon...more
A hot and sunny day ends with sharp showers
Today after a hot and sultry start, Sivakasi town received sharp showers at evening, between 04:00 p.m. to 04:35 p.m., the sharp showers drenched Sivakasi, and brings the temperature down, however Sivakasi fails to receive heavy rain. For th...more
Virudhunagar gets Rs. 1.64 cr. for hay supply to farmers
A sum of Rs. 1.64 crore has been allocated for providing hay to farmers at a subsidised rate of Rs. 2 a kg in all the nine taluks of the district to help them manage fodder shortage due to drought. Each taluk has been given Rs. ...more
Chances for rain in Sivakasi
There is a chance for rain / drizzle for the next one week with average maximum and minimum temperature of 33 and 26 degree celsius, with chance of 60 to 70% rain. The upcoming rain may help to tackle the water crisis problem for this summer.
“A STRONG WOMAN LOOKS A CHALLENGE DEAD IN THE EYE AND GIVES IT A WINK.”
Happy Women's Day!
- Team Sivakasi Weekly
AAACET student brings laurels to Sivakasi
IIT(BHU) Varanasi had organized three days National Level Techtainment “TECHNEX’17” on February 24,25 and 26,2017. Over 15,000 students from various streams from all over India had participated in the event. 7 students represented AAACE...more
Sharp Showers and Rainbow Surprises Sivakasians
Sivakasians were surprised by a rainbow that formed after a sharp showers for 15 minutes, at evening on 5th March 2017, Sunday. The surprise turned into curiosity when the rainbow became very prominent in the seven colours. All age secti...more
Finally, Silambu Express to go up to Sengottai
MADURAI: After a prolonged demand, the dream of rail users along Aruppukottai - Narikudi - Tiruchuzhi on the Virudhunagar - Aruppukottai section became a reality on Saturday as railway minister Suresh Prabhu announced the extension of Che...more