India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday July 29, 2015
The body of former President APJ Abdul Kalam will be flown out of Delhi early this morning to Madurai in Tamil Nadu, from where it will be taken by helicopter to Rameswaram, where the former President was born.
Chennai News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday July 22, 2015
A petrol bomb exploded this morning outside the Tamil Jaya theatre in Madurai that's showing the blockbuster Baahubali film. No damage to life or property was reported in the incident.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 15, 2015
In 2011, nine years after her supposed murder, Mekala had appeared before government officials in Madurai, in a dramatic twist to the case. Since then it has taken her four years and a DNA report to convince the world about her existence.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 11, 2015
Putting an end to the century-old practice of not serving non-vegetarian food in canteens on the campus of the Madras High Court, a group of lawyers on Friday served meat items to the litigants and public.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin (With inputs from PTI) | Saturday July 4, 2015
Police in Madurai district on Friday arrested a 31-year-old man for allegedly sexually abusing his 12-year-old daughter after tying a 'mangalsutra' and claiming that she was his second wife.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday June 22, 2015
A 35-year-old spinal cord injury survivor is inspiring others like her to become achievers. Preethi Srinivasan has launched a website www.soulfree.org to raise awareness on spinal injuries.
Monday May 25, 2015
The production will be increased from 2 million(mn) tyres a month to 2.3 million tyres in the company's plants at Madurai (Tamil Nadu) and Rudrapur (Uttarakhand), TVS Tyres Director P Vijayaraghavan told reporters here.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 29, 2015
A man cannot be convicted on charges of instigating his wife to commit suicide just because he criticised her for being dark, ruled the Madras High Court here today.
Tamil Nadu News | Sam Daniel | Thursday March 26, 2015
The Madurai bench of the Madras High Court has restrained the commencement of the Rs 1500 crore Neutrino project without clearance from the Tamil Nadu Pollution Control Board.
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.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 10, 2015
The Tamil Nadu government on Tuesday told the Madurai bench of the Madras High Court that the establishment of Lokayukta in the state was under its consideration.
Wednesday December 24, 2014
Mercedes-Benz India has clearly been on the move this year and not only on the product front but also expanding its footprint in India. The German car maker recently inaugurated their fourth outlet in Tamil Nadu in the city of Madurai.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday November 10, 2014
Police have recovered 11 country-made bombs from a dust bin in Madurai's Anna Nagar area, following a tip-off.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 25, 2014
A tiff with a bus conductor over a balance of Re one has landed a youth behind the bars in Madurai.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday October 25, 2014
A tiff with a bus conductor over a balance of Re one has landed a man behind the bars in Madurai.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday October 2, 2014
The Madurai Police in Tamil Nadu has arrested the parents of a young woman who had eloped with a Dalit man for suspected dishonor killing. The parents claim their daughter committed suicide and had cremated her body without informing the police.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 25, 2014
The Madurai Bench of the Madras High Court yesterday ordered issue of notice to Secretaries of Home, Industries and Commerce and Director of Explosives seeking their reply within four weeks on a petition praying for a direction to the Centre to impose conditions such as explosives license holders shall not sell Chinese fireworks.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 2014
Tamil Nadu Police yesterday informed the Madras High Court bench that the number of complaints against teachers, principals and professors, blaming them for students committing suicide were very few compared to the number of suicides during January 2009-August 2014 period.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 18, 2014
The Madras High Court yesterday directed the cyber crime cell of Tamil Nadu Police to submit to it by September 22 details of complaints received in the past one decade of offences like sharing objectionable photographs of women on the Internet.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 14, 2014
The Madras High Court fined a person for filing habeas corpus petitions alleging illegal detention of his 27-year-old daughter who had married against his wishes.
South | Sam Daniel, Stalin | Friday September 12, 2014
Two college girls have been hospitalised in Madurai after a man threw acid on them in Madurai. The incident took place in Thirumangalam this afternoon when the girls were walking out of the college after their exam. The two are students of Madurai Kamraj University.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday August 28, 2014
The Madurai police have filed a First Information Report or FIR against DMK chief M Karunanidhi's son, MK Alagiri on charges of land grabbing.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday August 22, 2014
The Madras High Court bench on Thursday closed a Public Interest Litigation seeking to remove about 500 flexboards put up across this city to welcome Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, which eulogised her for getting the height of the Mullaperiyar dam increased to 142 feet.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 21, 2014
Agitation would be intensified seeking removal of Madurai Kamaraj University Vice-Chancellor Kalyani Mathivanan from the post, a representative of the association pressing the demand today said.