In a daring daylight murder, a 62-year-old woman was killed by two youths for a gold chain in a busy commercial locality in Salem, Tamil Nadu, police said.
Sharpening his attack on P Chidambaram, BJP leader Narendra Modi today alleged wrist watches with photos of the Finance Minister were being distributed to voters and demanded a probe by the Election Commission (EC).
A member of the DMK has earned the dubious distinction of becoming the first law-maker from Tamil Nadu to be disqualified from Parliament because he has been found guilty of corruption charges.
It was "borewell robot", an indigenous device developed by a Madurai-based social worker, that saved a 3-year old boy who fell into an abandoned borewell in a village in Tirunelveli in southern Tamil Nadu.
On electoral authorities' direction, police have arrested 22 persons for allegedly making hate speeches during a recent clash between different communities at Mallipattinam in Thanjavur district in Tamil Nadu.
Customs officials have seized 400 gm of gold valued at Rs 11.2 lakh from a passenger, who arrived at the airport in Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu from Malaysia, police said today.
Three workers, including a woman, were killed and 10 seriously injured in an explosion at a cracker manufacturing unit, 20 km from Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu, today.
In a sharp attack on Narendra Modi and his Gujarat model of development, ruling AIADMK today claimed Tamil Nadu was far ahead of that state in several indices, including attracting investments, and said his "gimmicks" would not work in the state.
Election Commission (EC) Officials have seized Rs 51.28 lakh from the house of an AIADMK functionary near Erode in Tamil Nadu, police said today.
A five-member gang today hacked to death an accused in Dalit leader Pasupathi Pandian's murder case.
The Supreme Court today granted a minor relief to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and her close aide N Sasikala by asking them to appear before a Chennai trial court after the completion of the Lok Sabha polls to face trial in the income tax returns case.
The BJP leaders and cadres are seething with anger at the party candidate from Tamil Nadu's Nilgiris constituency failing to file his nomination papers properly, and are demanding that responsibility be fixed for the fiasco.
The annual 45-day ban on fishing in Nagapattinam and Karaikal coastal areas in Tamil Nadu commenced today.
NDTV's opinion poll shows that Jayalalithaa will win a lion's share of Tamil Nadu's 39 seats in the national election. Her AIADMK is expected to win 22 seats, 13 more than the previous election in 2009.
Debunking the Gujarat model of development propagated by its chief minister Narendra Modi, CPI(M) general secretary Prakash Karat today said a strong and secular government with pro-working class alternative policies should come to power at the Centre.