Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday July 19, 2015
Five persons were arrested for allegedly cheating 100 youths seeking jobs in Chennai Metro Rail and swindling about Rs 2 crore from them, police said today.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 18, 2015
Ten days after its Dornier surveillance aircraft with three officers on board went missing, the Coast Guard filed a formal police complaint on the matter today.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 8, 2015
Two-wheeler riders in Tamil Nadu must wear helmets from July 1 or risk impounding of their driving license, according to a Madras High Court order.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 23, 2015
A fire broke out in an aircondition plant at the Chennai airport on friday, but no one was injured in the incident, police said.
India News | Sunday May 24, 2015
Jayalalithaa was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu along with 28 of her ministers at the Madras University in Chennai on Saturday. She reached the secretariat in Chennai at 3 pm on Sunday afternoon and started work. She is expected to inaugurate new Amma canteens and police quarters. She is also likely to release vehicles for various gov...
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 | Press Trust of India | Friday May 1, 2015
Unidentified motorcycle-borne men today hurled a petrol bomb at an Andhra Bank branch in Chennai in the early hours today, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday April 20, 2015
Moments after a train from Bengaluru to Chennai was today halted by pulling an emergency chain, thieves snatched away gold chains, weighing about 17.5 sovereigns, from four women passengers, police said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 18, 2015
A three-member team of doctors from the Osmania Hospital arrived in Chennai today to conduct fresh autopsy of six of the victims of the police firing in Seshachalam forests of Chittoor district in Andhra Pradesh on April 7.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 16, 2015
In Chennai, the Office of DGP and Chennai Press Club have received a letter allegedly sent by terror outfit Islamic State (IS, or ISIS) threatening to "shoot" at least 10 RSS activists in state and carry out bomb blasts in the city next week, prompting police to launch a probe.
Chennai News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 13, 2015
Two class 8 girl students died and another was injured when a wall in their school here collapsed today, police said.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday March 12, 2015
A man, claiming to be the head of a pro-Hindu outift, has owned up responsibility for the attack on the office of a Chennai-based Tamil news channel this morning, and surrendered to the police in Madurai.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday March 5, 2015
The contrast was stark and shocking. There was Parvadarajan, a 70 year old wheel chair bound passenger from Hyderabad who had just landed at Chennai airport. His son who had arranged a car to pick them up was stopped by the police from driving to the arrival area. Even after he explained that his father was wheelchair bound, they refused to relent...
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 22, 2015
A trip by school students to a theme park at nearby Sripermubudur ended on a tragic note after a 11-year-old boy drowned in a swimming pool there, police said today.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 13, 2015
Stepping up its vigil in curbing video piracy, police have seized Rs 1.44 crore worth of goods including several compact discs and have arrested 390 persons across Tamil Nadu.
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.
Press Trust of India | Monday January 19, 2015
The complaint named BCCI functionaries including N. Srinivasan, his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan, who was associated with Chennai Super King, and others.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday December 29, 2014
A 29-year-old man who allegedly posed as a cop and attempted to rape an engineering student near Chennai was nabbed today by a special team, police said.
India News | Reported by Sam Daniel | Friday December 26, 2014
A top executive of Sun TV has been arrested by the police in Chennai over a sexual harassment allegation by a former woman employee.
Chennai News | Sam Daniel, Stalin | Wednesday December 24, 2014
A college student in Chennai has alleged that she was raped by a man posing as a policeman. The girl has filed a police complaint in which she has said that she was with her boyfriend on Tuesday when the man stopped them at a checkpost and asked the girl to come with him for investigation. The girl said the accused forced her to come with him on hi...
India News | Reported by Sam Daniel | Monday December 22, 2014
The video of a woman in Chennai being robbed at knife point has caused alarm in the city. Several police teams are looking for the man seen holding a big knife as the terrified woman takes off her jewellery and hands over the pieces.
Bangalore News | Reported by Radhika Iyer, J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday December 20, 2014
The heart of a two-year-old boy who died on Friday morning at a hospital in Bengaluru was successfully transplanted into another young child in Chennai. The heart was rushed from one city to another, all within the space of four hours.
Blog | Sanjay Pinto | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Chennai has a new breed of police officers who are setting new standards for physical fitness among their ilk.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday November 21, 2014
Continuing its crackdown on various agencies to ensure maintenance of law and order in the city, police today set a deadline of January 10 2015 for omnibuses to install CCTVs.