The biggest stories of June 27, 2013
Jun 27, 2013
Tribals bring grain revolution
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India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 19, 2015
A man associated with gangster Abu Salem has been arrested in Delhi, police said on Sunday.
Thursday January 22, 2015
Earlier on Wednesday, International Energy Agency's chief economist Fatih Birol also said that he expects prices - hovering at April 2009 lows - to rebound later this year.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 14, 2014
The Election Commission today ordered repoll in one booth in the Edappadi Assembly segment under Salem Lok Sabha constituency, following malfunction in an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) used there during polling on April 24.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 22, 2014
Salem is perhaps the only Lok Sabha constituency in Tamil Nadu where all candidates contesting the April 24 polls are debutants.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Friday April 4, 2014
Adopting various ingenious strategies to attract crowds to rallies, political parties in Tamil Nadu are roping in look-alikes of leaders like M G Ramachandran, Jayalalithaa and M Karunanidhi to connect with the audience and add a dash of colour to the poll scene.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 18, 2014
DMK President M Karunanidhi will launch his 12-day election campaign for Lok Sabha elections from Coimbatore on April 5, the party announced today.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 10, 2014
Unaccounted cash, jewellery and silk sarees, totally worth Rs 14.2 lakh have been seized since last night by Election officers in Namakkal and Kumbakonam, police said.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 26, 2013
Leander Paes had won Winston Salem title with Canadian Daniel Nestor but will play the US Open with regular partner Radek Stepanek.
Press Trust of India | Sunday August 25, 2013
Nestor and Paes edged their unseeded opponents in one hour and 33 minutes. They lost just one set all week. Their quarter-final win over Paul Hanley and John Peers saw Nestor become the first doubles player to reach the 900 match wins milestone (902-358 match record).
Agence France-Presse | Saturday August 24, 2013
The French 15th seed defeated 10th-seeded Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov 7-6 (11/9), 6-3 while Jurgen Melzer defeatedÂ Sam Querrey 6-2, 4-6, 6-3
Agence-France Presse | Thursday August 22, 2013
Sixth seed Querrey beat 11th seed Jarkko Nieminen 4-6, 7-6 (7/4), 7-6 (12/10) a day after the 40th-ranked Finn had advanced when American Mardy Fish could not continue due to heat stroke.
Associated Press | Tuesday August 20, 2013
Isner pulled out with a hip injury, and Berdych withdrew due to right shoulder pain. Both players said they wanted to be healthy for the U.S. Open, which begins next week.
Associated Press | Monday August 19, 2013
Fish will take on Jarkko Nieminen of Finland in the second round of men's final tuneup event before the U.S. Open
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 13, 2013
Tamil Nadu Police on Wednesday arrested a doctor based in Salem for his alleged involvement in the kidney selling racket, said police.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday January 11, 2013
A man locked up his mother and grandmother in his bungalow for 10 days after a heated argument before they were rescued by police at a village in Salem district.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday November 24, 2012
Jailed gangster Abu Salem, who is suffering from malaria, has refused to get admitted to a hospital, preferring treatment inside the prison, said a hospital official on Saturday.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 21, 2012
One person has been arrested for allegedly attempting to rape a four-year-old girl, police said today.
South | Reported by Sam J Daniel Stalin, Edited by Samira Shaikh | Monday September 17, 2012
An auto-driver in Tami Nadu set himself on fire this morning to protest against the visit of Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapakse, who will be in India later this week. Vijayraj, the driver, is in hospital in critical condition.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 21, 2012
A history-sheeter, who allegedly went on a chain-snatching spree besides committing other crimes here, reportedly to raise money for undergoing plastic surgery to avoid detection, was arrested in the city on Tuesday, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday June 25, 2012
Suspecting his wife's fidelity, a man allegedly killed his twin sons aged six on Sunday at Nangavalli Malaiyadipatty, 55 kms from Salem, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 19, 2012
Two DMK functionaries have been arrested for trying to set themselves ablaze protesting detention of former Minister Veerapandi S Arumugam under the Goondas Act, as eight government buses were stoned in Salem, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 12, 2012
One person died and three were seriously injured when the car they were travelling in collided with a state transport bus at nearby Mullur, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 10, 2012
One person died and two others were injured when a conveyor belt carrying coal to a boiler in the first unit of the Mettur Thermal Power Station in Salem caught fire in the wee hours today.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 29, 2012
A baby girl died after she consumed kerosene which was kept in a tumbler, as her brick kiln labourer-parents drank tea, police said today.