India News | Sunday May 24, 2015
Jayalalithaa was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu along with 28 of her ministers at the Madras University in Chennai on Saturday. She reached the secretariat in Chennai at 3 pm on Sunday afternoon and started work. She is expected to inau...
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin and Sneha Madhuri, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Sunday May 17, 2015
Police in Tamil Nadu's Thoothukudi District have installed CCTV cameras in six government buses in a bid to curb the harassment of women, which is often flashpoint for the outbreak of communal clashes in the state's Thoothukudi District.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 13, 2015
A local BJP functionary in Tamil Nadu has been allegedly hacked to death by a four-member unidentified gang at a petrol bunk, police said today.
India News | NDTV.com | Tuesday May 12, 2015
A 27-year-old man has been arrested in Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh by the Tamil Nadu police for allegedly posting peadophilic content on Facebook.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 11, 2015
More than 350 kilograms of sea cucumber, an endangered marine species, were seized and four persons arrested for allegedly hoarding them for smuggling near Tuticorin on Sunday, police said.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 5, 2015
A law graduate wanted in 20 criminal cases and his wife are among five top Maoists arrested in Tamil Nadu on Monday in what has been described as a major breakthrough for the police of four southern states.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 5, 2015
A top Maoist leader, wanted in at least 20 cases in Kerala, his wife and three others, were arrested today near Coimbatore in a "big breakthrough" for the police of four southern states.
India News | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Wednesday April 22, 2015
There appears to be no end to the controversy over the killing of 20 men by the Andhra Pradesh police in a forest clearing two weeks ago. The police claim the men were part of a gang of red sandalwood smugglers who attacked a police team, leaving it ...
South | Press Trust of India | Monday April 20, 2015
Moments after a train from Bengaluru to Chennai was today halted by pulling an emergency chain, thieves snatched away gold chains, weighing about 17.5 sovereigns, from four women passengers, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 19, 2015
Family members of 20 persons gunned down during a police operation on April 7 today demanded jobs and compensation from the Andhra Pradesh government.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 19, 2015
Seven fishermen from Nagapattinam have been injured in a mid-sea attack allegedly by sea pirates suspected to be from Sri Lanka, police said today.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 13, 2015
Three persons, including two women, were charred to death after the ambulance van in which they were travelling hit a roadside tree and burst into flames near Erode today, police said.
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Saturday April 11, 2015
Andhra Pradesh Forest Minister B Gopala Krishna Reddy today said the state government has evidence that the 20 men killed in police action in Chittoor this week "were habitual offenders" in trading red sandalwood illegally.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Uma Sudhir and J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday April 10, 2015
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has written to his Tamil Nadu counterpart O Panneerselvam assuring him of a speedy investigation into the controversial killing of 20 alleged red sandalwood smugglers in a police operation in Chittoor t...
India News | Friday April 10, 2015
As controversy rages over the deaths of 20 alleged sandalwood smugglers in Andhra Pradesh, a man from neighbouring Tamil Nadu's Dharmapuri district has alleged that seven of those killed were arrested by the Andhra Pradesh while they were on their wa...
Andhra Pradesh News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin and Uma Sudhir, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday April 9, 2015
The bodies of the 20 alleged sandalwood smugglers killed in the forests of Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh serve as an alarming visual diary of how the men, many of them from neighbouring Tamil Nadu, were killed. Some of the bodies have burn marks; others...
India News | Reported by Uma Sudhir and J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Indroneil B Biswas | Wednesday April 8, 2015
This morning's shooting in Andhra Pradesh of 20 alleged sandalwood smugglers threatens to create a political crisis with neighbour Tamil Nadu.
Tamil Nadu News | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday April 1, 2015
The family of an engineer who was working with the Tamil Nadu government till he killed himself in February has denied that it is being pressured by the ruling AIADMK to drop the police case.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 19, 2015
A woman magistrate of Vedaranyam was attacked by some persons in Kumbakonam while returning from work, police said.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday March 17, 2015
A young woman has been raped allegedly by two men claiming to be policemen, in the Sivaganga District of Tamil Nadu.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 12, 2015
Sri Lankan naval personnel today allegedly hurled petrol bombs at a fishing boat from Thangachimadam in Tamil Nadu causing damage to the boat, police said.
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday March 12, 2015
A man, claiming to be the head of a pro-Hindu outift, has owned up responsibility for the attack on the office of a Chennai-based Tamil news channel this morning, and surrendered to the police in Madurai.
Tamil Nadu News | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Thursday March 5, 2015
The contrast was stark and shocking. There was Parvadarajan, a 70 year old wheel chair bound passenger from Hyderabad who had just landed at Chennai airport. His son who had arranged a car to pick them up was stopped by the police from driving to th...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 23, 2015
A bomb threat to the Doordarshan high power transmission station in Kumbakonam has turned out to be a hoax, police said today.