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 Ka...
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 Mullaperiy...
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.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
A Police Inspector was produced before the Madras High Court Bench in Madurai following a Non Bailable Warrant issued against the official in connection with the demolition of a hut during the pendency of a case relating to the same in the court.
South | Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday August 8, 2014
A 14-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by two auto drivers in Tamil Nadu's Tirunelvelli district on Friday. Police have arrested both of them.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 6, 2014
Distraught rescuers continued their round-the-clock operation to pull out a six-year old boy trapped in an abandoned borewell at a farm in nearby Sulikeri village for the fourth day today with no official word on his fate.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 29, 2014
About 74 sovereigns of gold ornaments and five kg of silver articles worth about Rs 7.05 lakh, were stolen from the residence of a city doctor, police said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 22, 2014
Tamil Nadu state Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission's circuit bench in Maduria has imposed a fine of Rs seven lakh on Kodaikanal municipality for collecting toll from residents.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday July 4, 2014
The Madras High Court today directed National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) to shift a toll plaza at Kappalur on NH-7 in the district so as to allow public using a small stretch of the highway pay less toll.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 26, 2014
Fifty three children kept in an illegal home at nearby Kadachandeal were today rescued in a raid by district officials who sealed it, a senior social welfare officer said.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 26, 2014
The Madras High Court today set aside the appointment of Kalyani Mathivanan as Vice-Chancellor of the Madurai Kamaraj University.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 21, 2014
A baby boy was delivered on the '108 ambulance' on Friday morning at Sriivilliputtur, about 70 km from Madurai, officials said.
Tamil Nadu | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 21, 2014
Hit hard by large-scale import of Chinese firecrackers to the state, an association to protect fireworks manufactures in Tamil Nadu has offered a Rs 10 lakh reward to anyone giving information on shipping containers carrying firecrackers from that co...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 17, 2014
The All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) sweep in Lok Sabha elections saw the Tamil Nadu's ruling party recording its first ever win in Madurai constituency when its candidate R Gopalakrishnan won by a margin 1.99 lakh votes in a multi-c...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday May 12, 2014
About one lakh people participated in the Chithirai car festival of Sri Meenakshi temple here today, and offered "deepa harthi" and worship.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday May 9, 2014
A Plumber in Madurai has developed a robot that could save little children trapped in bore wells.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Wednesday May 7, 2014
After the Supreme Court ruling today on the Mullaperiyar dam, farmers in Madurai in Tamil Nadu celebrated the verdict by bursting crackers and distributing sweets.