Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday November 6, 2015
A court in Chennai has permitted the city police to interrogate Tamil folk singer Kovan, accused of sedition, under custody for two days.
India News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday November 4, 2015
Tamil folk singer Kovan, who was arrested last week on sedition charges for criticising Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, remained defiant in face of the police action against him.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday November 2, 2015
Around 150 members of a cultural group have been arrested in Chennai today for protesting against the arrest of Tamil Folk Singer Kovan on sedition charges over a song criticizing Tami Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 2, 2015
Facing criticism from opposition over the arrest of a folk singer campaigning against liquor in Tamil Nadu, the ruling AIADMK today charged him with making "unsavoury remarks" about a chief minister and hinted that inaction would mean it could set a precedence to target any head of state in the future.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday November 1, 2015
Condemning the arrest of Tamil folk singer Kovan on sedition charges over a song criticising Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, MDMK chief recited a few lines of the song and dared the government to arrest him.
Tamil Nadu News | Sunday October 11, 2015
Veteran Tamil actor Manorama died of cardiac arrest late in the night on Saturday in Chennai. She was 78.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 20, 2015
Those arrested have been identified as Nishant, Anil Sharma, Sahil Kumar, Ashwani Kumar and Rashpal Singh, all of whom hail from Jammu and Sujanpur (Punjab) areas.
Chennai News | Monday February 9, 2015
A Chinese national ran into trouble for flying a drone, apparently for fun, at Chennai's popular Marina beach this evening. His drone was seized and he was taken to the nearby police station for questioning. He will be questioned again on Monday, said police sources.
Thursday December 25, 2014
Hordes of fans, friends and people from the film fraternity gathered to bid adieu to the filmmaker who died of a cardiac arrest in Chennai yesterday at the age of 84.
Tuesday December 23, 2014
K Balachander died after a cardiac arrest in Chennai today
Delhi News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 19, 2014
Delhi Police have arrested three people, including two Sri Lankans, from Chennai for peddling contraband drugs, police said on Sunday.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
With the arrest of another Sri Lankan national for alleged spying for Pakistan's ISI, central security agencies have stepped up surveillance of vital installations including defence and foreign consulates in southern parts of the country.
India News | Uma Sudhir | Thursday September 11, 2014
A Sri Lankan businessman in Chennai has been arrested on charges of spying for Pakistan and photographing high-security zones, which has intelligence officials concerned about possible plans for a 26/11-type attack in the South.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 8, 2014
A woman tied the nuptial knot today with her aunt's son, hours after the groom she was supposed to wed was arrested on another woman's complaint that he had deserted her after promise of marriage.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 3, 2014
With the arrest of two men, police today claimed to have busted a foreign liquor racket that involved alleged smuggling of alcoholic beverages from Delhi.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 23, 2014
Police today claimed to have busted a fake passport and visa racket with the arrest of six Sri Lankan Tamils residing in Chennai.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 18, 2014
India will soon approach Malaysian authorities seeking details about the arrest of a Sri Lankan national in that country in connection with an alleged conspiracy to carry out terror strikes on the US and Israel consulates in the southern part of India.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 8, 2014
Tamil Nadu police on Wednesday announced a cash reward of Rs five lakh to for any information leading to the identification or arrest of culprits behind last week's twin bomb blasts in a train in Chennai that killed a woman.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Taking a serious view of the latest arrest of 32 fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy ahead of talks over contentious fishing rights in Palk Strait, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today sought the intervention of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in securing the release of all 153 fishermen detained in the island nation.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 9, 2013
The presence of mind of a 48-year-old driver of a luxury bus averted a major mishap, as he brought the vehicle to a halt moments before dying of a cardiac arrest on an arterial road in Chennai today.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday October 8, 2013
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa announced promotions and cash awards for the state police team involved in the arrest of the two suspected Al-Umma terrorists in Andhra Pradesh's Puttur town last week.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday September 17, 2013
Five Sri Lankan fishermen and their boat were apprehended from Indian territorial waters today, the Coast Guard said.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday June 7, 2013
Raising concern over the arrest of 49 Tamil Nadu fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy, DMK chief M Karunanidhi today said the Centre should take stern action without delay to put an end to the hardship faced by the fishermen.
Press Trust of India | Sunday May 26, 2013
After his arrest on May 21, Vindoo allegedly told the police that he placed bets on Meiyappan's behalf. Meiyappan, son-in-law of BCCI president N Srinivasan, was arrested on Friday. He would remain in police custody till May 29.