• Mon, Oct 21, 2019
  • Conviction of man under Pocso Act for sex assault upheld Conviction of man under Pocso Act for sex assault upheld

    On observing that not only sexual intercourse but also any inducement or attempt to sexually abuse a child itself leads to the commission of the offense, punishable under the POCSO Act, the Madras...

  • Heavy to moderate rain for next 3 days across state Heavy to moderate rain for next 3 days across state

    As low-pressure area continues to persist over northern parts of TN, regional meteorological centre (RMC) says that heavy to moderate rain is expected in various districts from Sunday (Oct 20) to...

  • Visit Yanam and comment, LG tells Stalin Visit Yanam and comment, LG tells Stalin

    Lt Governor Kiran Bedi, who asked DMK President MK Stalin to check the facts before commenting against her on Friday, said that he must visit Yanam to see the violations in the construction work on...

  • Murugan’s gang roamed in tourist van to execute robberies Murugan’s gang roamed in tourist van to execute robberies

    The interrogation of the accused in the Tiruchy jewellery and Punjab National Bank (PNB) heist cases have revealed that the accused were moving in a tourist van to escape the police and the van was...

  • 2nd unit of KNPP undergoes testing 2nd unit of KNPP undergoes testing

    Generation from the second unit of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) was suspended owing to a short maintenance undertaken for two days from Saturday.

  • Class 12 girl student murders mom for opposing love affair Class 12 girl student murders mom for opposing love affair

    Tiruvaiyaru police on Saturday arrested a Class 12 girl, along with her lover, for murdering her mother, who was opposed to their love affair.

  • Pacemaker fixed on 52-yr-old farm worker Pacemaker fixed on 52-yr-old farm worker

    Tiruchy Medical College Hospital doctors successfully fixed a pacemaker on a 52-year-old patient for the first time in the history of the hospital here on Saturday.

  • Goondas Act slapped on 3 in Vellore Goondas Act slapped on 3 in Vellore

    Three persons, who indulged in housebreaking and theft in various locations in and around Vaniyambadi and Tirupatthur, were detained under the Goondas Act by Vellore Collector A Shanmuga Sundaram on...

  • Hectic bypoll campaign ends for two Assembly seats in TN Hectic bypoll campaign ends for two Assembly seats in TN

    Campaign for the October 21 bypolls to two Assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu drew to a close on Saturday with arch rivals AIADMK and DMK putting their best foot forward to woo the voters.

  • 10-member team to trap elusive leopard 10-member team to trap elusive leopard

    The Tirupattur District Forest Officer (DFO) has ordered the formation of a ten-member special team with guards, watchers, foresters and range officers, headed by Tirupattur Assistant Conservator of...