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Fri, Jan 21, 2022

  • Wanted TN gangster held from Haryana
    A special team of the Tamil Nadu police arrested Thyagu (33), history-sheeter from Haryana on Thursday.
    He is a native of Kancheepuram and was close to the late gangster Sridhar Dhanapal’s driver Dinesh. The police said so far 63 cases, including 11 murder and 15 attempt to murder charges, had been filed against Thyagu in Kancheepuram district alone. S Vellaidurai, Additional Superintendent of Police, Kancheepuram, had formed a special team to nab him. The police had also blocked his passport to prevent his escaping overseas. The special team went to Haryana on the basis of specific intelligence. Reportedly, Thyagu was nabbed at gunpoint. He was being brought to Chennai after securing the requisite permission.
  • Stalin inaugurates control room at HR and CE office in Nungambakkam Stalin inaugurates control room at HR and CE office in Nungambakkam

    Chief Minister MK Stalin on Thursday inaugurated a control room at the HR&CE office in Nungambakkam.

  • Partymen protest action against Anbalagan Partymen protest action against Anbalagan

    Large number of AIADMK workers gathered in protest at the house of former AIADMK minister KP Anbalagan in Karimangalam in Dharmapuri against the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC)...

  • Panchayat Raj help sought for waste handling in Tirupattur Panchayat Raj help sought for waste handling in Tirupattur

    The Tirupattur administration has sought the help of the Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department to streamline garbage segregation in its 208 village panchayats after complaints of garbage...

  • Caste row: Police convince Veeralur women to bury body Caste row: Police convince Veeralur women to bury body

    The burial of the body of an old woman was held under heavy police protection at Veeralur in Kalasapakkam in Tiruvannamalai district on Thursday evening.

  • Royapuram has 50 pc shops, reveals survey Royapuram has 50 pc shops, reveals survey

    In a move to increase the revenue from trade licences, the Greater Chennai Corporation commenced survey in Royapuram zone that houses nearly 50 per cent of commercial establishments in the city.

  • Ready norms on protecting captive elephants, government told Ready norms on protecting captive elephants, government told

    In order to protect captive elephants in temples and other places in the State, the Madras High Court on Thursday directed the State Forest Department to come out with the proposed guidelines within...

  • All hail VOC Port for safe handling of long windmill blades All hail VOC Port for safe handling of long windmill blades

    The VO Chidambaranar Port, Thoothukudi, handled wind blades of length 81.50 metres, the longest of its kind.

  • Charred body of man found in dustbin near Periyakulam in Theni Charred body of man found in dustbin near Periyakulam in Theni

    A charred body of a man was found in a dustbin near Periyakulam in Theni district on Thursday.

  • Class 6 boy injured in leopard attack in Valparai estate while playing Class 6 boy injured in leopard attack in Valparai estate while playing

    An 11-year-old boy was injured in a leopard attack in Valparai on Thursday evening.