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.
Chennai News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 22, 2015
A trip by school students to a theme park at nearby Sripermubudur ended on a tragic note after a 11-year-old boy drowned in a swimming pool there, police said today.
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.
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 7, 2015
Furious over his students failing in a test, a teacher of a local school allegedly thrashed 45 of them, including 15 girls, with a bamboo stick following which he was arrested after a complaint was lodged, police said today.
Tamil Nadu News | Thursday February 5, 2015
The Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences Act or POCSO, introduced in 2012, has re-defined the laws on sexual offences against children to bring more perpetrators to book. But three years after the Act came into effect; the law seems to be falt...
Tamil Nadu News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 2, 2015
Three persons have been arrested for posing as allopathic medical practioners without necessary qualification in the district, police said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 28, 2015
A Tamil newspaper has received a letter threatening an attack similar to the one on the office of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday January 26, 2015
The 66th Republic Day was celebrated with fervour with Tamil Nadu Governor K Rosaiah unfurling the national flag and Chief Minister O Panneerselvam giving away annual awards to police personnel and civilians.
Opinion | Brinda Karat | Saturday January 24, 2015
On January 22nd, the Madras High Court issued a show cause notice to the Tamil Nadu police. The case has not received the attention it should have. This is what it is about. A 16-year-old hearing and speech impaired girl is brutally gangraped. She ...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday January 23, 2015
Four bus passengers suffered burn injuries when its crew in panic allegedly hurled a bottle of acid left in the luggage box after smoke emanated from it near in Tirunelveli in Tamil Nadu, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 10, 2015
About 20 Kg of gold was seized from a car when police were checking vehicles near Avudaiyar Koil near Pudukkottai and two persons were taken into custody in this connection, police said today.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday January 6, 2015
A seven-year-old girl died en route to hospital while her father and elder sibling have been hospitalised after they were found with cut injuries on the neck, police said today.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Tuesday January 6, 2015
The father of a 12-year-old girl and three of his neighbours have been arrested by the Coimbatore police for allegedly raping her.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday December 29, 2014
A 29-year-old man who allegedly posed as a cop and attempted to rape an engineering student near Chennai was nabbed today by a special team, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Monday December 22, 2014
An alert has been sounded at all check posts in Nilgiris district following the suspected Maoist attacks in Palakkad and Wayanad districts of Kerala, bordering the state, early today, police said.
India News | Reported by Sam Daniel | Monday December 22, 2014
The video of a woman in Chennai being robbed at knife point has caused alarm in the city. Several police teams are looking for the man seen holding a big knife as the terrified woman takes off her jewellery and hands over the pieces.
Bangalore News | Reported by Radhika Iyer, J Sam Daniel Stalin; Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday December 20, 2014
The heart of a two-year-old boy who died on Friday morning at a hospital in Bengaluru was successfully transplanted into another young child in Chennai. The heart was rushed from one city to another, all within the space of four hours.
Blog | Sanjay Pinto | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Chennai has a new breed of police officers who are setting new standards for physical fitness among their ilk.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 4, 2014
A day after the death of 40 chickens and hens in a farm on the outskirts of Coimbatore triggered panic due to prevalence of H5N1 virus in nearby Kerala, 15 goats died of a mysterious disease in a village in the same area, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 4, 2014
Four persons were charred to death and three others seriously injured in a fire which broke out at a factory near Sivakasi in Tamil Nadu, police said on Wednesday.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 30, 2014
About 13.5 kg of ganja valued at around Rs two lakh has been seized from a man's house at Vedaranyam in the district, police said.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 26, 2014
Tiruchirapalli Police have received a letter warning of blasts at the ancient Ranganathaswamy Temple and other locations. A probe is presently underway.
South | Press Trust of India | Friday November 21, 2014
Continuing its crackdown on various agencies to ensure maintenance of law and order in the city, police today set a deadline of January 10 2015 for omnibuses to install CCTVs.
South | Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin | Monday November 10, 2014
Police have recovered 11 country-made bombs from a dust bin in Madurai's Anna Nagar area, following a tip-off.