Cities | mid-day.com | Friday June 13, 2014
This Mumbai housebreaker has blazed a trail by catching the attention of the Income Tax department, thanks to the colossal loot he has accumulated. Sravankumar Nadar (45), a known jeweller in the city, who hails from Tamil Nadu, is currently behind b...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday May 12, 2014
A Mahila court in Tamil Nadu's Erode today sentenced two persons to life imprisonment for the murder of a woman two years back in Kodumudi in Erode district.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday May 1, 2014
A Thai comedian and prominent "Red Shirt" political activist lost an appeal on Thursday against a two-year prison term under the kingdom's strict royal defamation law.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday April 25, 2014
Seven convicts linked to the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi will remain in jail, the Supreme Court ruled today. A Constitution bench will decide on whether they can be granted freedom, and whether the Tamil Nadu government can do...
Cheat Sheet | A Vaidyanathan | Friday April 25, 2014
The Supreme Court is expected to decide today whether to allow the release of seven people convicted of the assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi. Today's verdict will be delivered on the last working day for the outgoing Chief Justic...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
Fifteen Tamil Nadu fishermen were arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy today on charges violating the International Maritime Boundary Line, a senior Fisheries Department official said.
Who Said What | NDTV.com | Wednesday February 19, 2014
The Tamil Nadu government has decided to release seven people convicted in the assassination of former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi. Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's cabinet met this morning and decided to free the convicts a day after the Supreme Court ...
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 4, 2014
Sri Lankan naval personnel have arrested 30 Tamil Nadu fishermen in separate incidents when they were fishing in the Palk Strait early this morning, officials said.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday February 3, 2014
Twenty local fishermen were today arrested by the Sri Lankan navy when they were fishing near Katchatheevu, an islet in the Palk Strait, fishermen representatives said.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 2, 2014
It was wedding bells for a life convict in a murder case, who married a 27-year-old woman advocate in Chennai today with the Madras High Court granting necessary permission and 10 days leave for the groom.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 25, 2014
A court in Madurai has sentenced two persons to one year imprisonment for sexually abusing a 17-year-old girl in 2009 at Puliankulam in Tamil Nadu.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday January 24, 2014
Continuing the release of detained fishermen as part of a mutual agreement between the two countries, 40 Indian and 18 Sri Lankan fishermen were set free today, the Tamil Nadu government said.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday January 17, 2014
More than 120 Indian fishermen, arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy in the past several months, were released today in line with the reciprocal agreement reached between the two countries to set free detained fishermen.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 14, 2014
Sri Lanka has freed at least 20 Indian fishermen, even as the foreign ministers from the two countries spoke over phone to resolve the issue that has become an irritant in bilateral ties.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday January 13, 2014
Two courts in Sri Lanka today ordered the release of 163 Tamil Nadu fishermen, arrested by naval personnel of the island nation in the past two months and lodged in prisons there.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Sunday January 12, 2014
Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has ordered the release of 179 Sri Lankan fishermen lodged in Tamil Nadu jails, mostly arrested for trespassing into Indian waters.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 7, 2014
The Principal Sessions Court today cancelled the conditional bail granted by a lower court to 35 crew members of a private US ship arrested on charges of carrying weapons illegally and straying into Indian waters.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 14, 2013
Eleven prisoners including convicts and remand prisoners who were on fast for the last few days demanding direct supply of groceries to them from the store room instead of kitchen ended their fast today following talks with the prison officials.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday December 9, 2013
A 'prison bazaar' was today launched by the Tamil Nadu government where products made by jail inmates like clothes and bakery products would be sold.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday October 28, 2013
Three crew members of the detained US vessel MV Seaman Guard Ohio were sent to judicial custody in Palayamkottai Central Jail after their police custody ended today.