Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2015
State-run NHPC Ltd will set up a 50 MW solar power plant at an investment of over Rs 300 crore near Madurai in Tamil Nadu and expects it to get completed by March next year.
Tamil Nadu News | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh (with inputs from Agencies) | Sunday October 4, 2015
In a major crackdown on gold smuggling, 31.75 kilograms of gold worth Rs 8.43 crore was seized by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence at the Madurai airport today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday October 2, 2015
Indian Railways will continue the 'Swachh Bharat' mission till March 2016, when 'Sardar Patel United Clean India Drive' would be implemented, with focus on cleanliness at stations, hospitals and office premises, a senior official said in Madurai today.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday October 1, 2015
Two low intensity explosions took place inside two government buses parked outside Madurai city on Wednesday night
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 28, 2015
A pistol with eight bullets was today seized from a former DMK lawmaker at the Chennai airport just before his departure to Madurai by a private airlines flight.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday September 21, 2015
Judges in Madras High Court have a "fear psychosis" due to the constant threat that lawyers might enter court rooms shouting slogans, the Supreme Court observed today, lamenting that never before has the situation fallen to "such low levels".
Tamil Nadu News | Written by Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday September 21, 2015
The process of exhuming human bones continues as the investigators dug up two more human skeletons over weekend from a graveyard in Tamil Nadu's Madurai in an alleged human sacrifice case.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday September 18, 2015
Bones of a fifth human were dug up today by investigators, adding to the stash of bones exhumed on Sunday in Madurai. The police probing if these could be evidence that a mining baron in the region ordered human sacrifices more than a decade ago.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday September 17, 2015
Mining baron, PR Palanisamy today was interrogated for nearly eight hours in connection with allegations of human sacrifice against him by the Madurai police. A former employee of the mining baron, M Servarkodiyan, has claimed that the group targeted mentally challenged people for the sacrifice, and that he himself had brought some of the men from...
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Friday September 18, 2015
A baby's bones are among the remains of four human bodies that have been unearthed as the macabre offshoot of an investigation into illegal mining in and around Madurai in Tamil Nadu.
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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 15, 2015
Appealing to the opposition for smooth running of Parliament, the government today said that it is prepared for any debate, seeking their co-operation for passage of important bills during the upcoming monsoon session.
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.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 30, 2015
The 12 cities are Bhopal, Coimbatore, Indore, Kochi, Kolkata, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Nagpur, Surat, Thiruvananthapuram, and Vishakapatnam.
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.
Press Trust of India | Friday January 9, 2015
The head of operations also told reporters that all the drivers are screened and appointed only after police verification about their conduct.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday January 4, 2015
The probe in connection with the hacking of Meenakshi Temple website in Madurai has been handed over to CB-CID police as a militant outfit with alleged links in Pakistan, was suspected to be behind it, police said.