Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 14, 2013
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa on Tuesday announced her government's decision to install a mega statue of Tamil Thai (Mother Tamil) in Madurai at an outlay of Rs.100 crore.
Press Trust of India | Friday January 11, 2013
Two Kerala-based jewellers were attacked and robbed of five kg of jewels worth about Rs one crore by a four member gang in the city, police said on Thursday.
Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday December 27, 2012
Union Minister MK Alagiri's son Durai Dayanidhi was grilled by police in Tamil Nadu's Madurai in connection with illegal mining of granite by a company in which he was a director.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday November 2, 2012
Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan's plans to host a three-city music release for his new film Vishwaroopam have fallen prey to Cyclone Nilam, which has struck the southern coastal regions.
Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 3, 2012
Mysskin directed Tamil movie, Mugamoodi has reportedly raked in about Rs.10 crore at the box office over the weekend.
Press Trust of India | Sunday September 2, 2012
As part of its crackdown on illegal granite quarrying, Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-corruption officials today raided the Geology and Mines Department office at the collectorate in Madurai.
Sam Daniel | Tuesday August 7, 2012
There is tension in pockets of Madurai district in Tamil Nadu after two statues of Ambedkar were found vandalised early this morning. A statue of another local Dalit leader Immanuel Sekaran too was found damaged.
Press Trust of India | Friday August 3, 2012
Police entered the Government Law College premises in Madurai and arrested 30 students who were on a sit-in for the past 11 days protesting, among other things, against the opening of private law colleges, police sources said.
J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday August 2, 2012
Officials from the Madurai district administration in Tamil Nadu are conducting raids at 175 granite quarries across the district. The former Collector of Madurai Mr Sagayam, who was recently transferred, had alleged major violations by many granite ...
Press Trust of India | Saturday July 28, 2012
The Law college in Madurai has been closed indefinitely following a sit in strike by students, protesting against the opening of private law colleges, officials said.
Reported by Sanjay Pinton, edited by Samira Shaikh | Sunday June 24, 2012
A Madurai-bound Jet Airways flight that took off at 10.40 this morning returned to Chennai following a suspected bird hit.
Press Trust of India | Monday June 18, 2012
In a shocking incident, an 11-year-old girl was raped by a man near Madurai allegedly with her mother's consent. The woman has been arrested.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 23, 2012
A class XII boy student in Madurai has been arrested for allegedly posting photographs of two women teachers with some slanderous comment on a social networking site.
Press Trust of India | Saturday May 12, 2012
The Madras High Court Bench in Madurai has ordered video-recording of post-mortem on the body of a woman who died after being in coma for 13 months following wrong administration of nitrous oxide, instead of oxygen, during tubectomy surgery at a gove...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 2, 2012
More than one lakh devotees today offered worship at the famous Goddess Meenakshi Amman temple in Madurai on the occasion of the celestial wedding of the presiding deity with Lord Sundareswarar.