Knife-wielding man abuses people near mosque, held

 A 32-year old knife-wielding man today caused a flutter by raising slogans against Muslims near a mosque here before being arrested, police said.

Nine killed, one injured in road accident in Tamil Nadu

At least nine people were killed and one person injured in a road accident in Tamil Nadu's Dindigul, where a van collided with a tanker.

Former coop society secretary arrested on charge of swindling in TN

A former secretary of an agricultural cooperative society in the district has been arrested by the Economic Offences wing police for allegedly swindling Rs 67.89 lakh.

Lorry runs over three labourers in TN

Two labourers were on Saturday crushed to death while three others seriously injured when a lorry driver reversed the vehicle without noticing them sleeping on the roadside here, police said.

Tamil Nadu: Teacher thrashes students for failing in test; arrested

Furious over his students failing in a test, a teacher of a local school thrashed 45 of them, including 15 girls, with a bamboo stick following which he was arrested after a complaint was lodged, police said on Saturday.

Pro-Vasan Youth Congress functionaries expelled

Twelve functionaries of Tamil Nadu Pradesh Youth Congress, who are supporters of GK Vasan, have been expelled from the party as per the advice of All-India Youth Congress.

Marooned families rescued near Dindigul

Ten persons, belonging to two families, marooned following heavy rains near Palani in Tamil Nadu's Dindigul district, were today rescued by an Air Force helicopter and National Disaster Response Force personnel.

Over Rs 120 cr for basic amenities in Thanjavur, Dindigul

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa Tuesday announced allocating over Rs 120 crore for basic amenities in Thanjavur and Dindigul Corporations.

CBI court convicts two for Income Tax fraud, corruption

CBI court in Madurai convicted Income Tax Officer of Dindigul for causing loss of Rs 22.16 lakh to government and sentenced them to undergo 2 years rigorous imprisonment with total fine of Rs 30,000.

TN: 10 killed in various rain-related incidents since Oct 31

A total of 10 persons were killed in various rain-related incidents since October 31, Tamil Nadu government said today.

Terror suspect sent to four days police custody

A court here has remanded terror suspect Nagoor Hanifa, arrested in connection with 2011 Advani pipe bomb case among others, in four days police custody for interrogation in an alleged attempt to murder of a police official.

Class VI student murdered, body dumped in school septic tank

In a suspected case of murder, the body of a 11-year old student, missing since Monday, has been found in the septic tank in his school premises near here, police said on Thursday.

Trial run begins on Virudhunagar-Dindigul electrified track

Railway Safety Commissioner Satheesh kumar Mittal on Wednesday conducted an inspection of the 105-km track between Virudhunagar and Dindigul which has been electrified.

237 kg of ganja seized; one held

Ganja weighing 237 kg and valued at about Rs 30 lakh in the street market, was today seized at Chinnaiyanpatti in the district and one person arrested in this connection, police said.

Cancellation, regulation of trains to Dindigul from Jul 17-20

Southern Railway announced cancellation and regulation of passenger train services to Dindigul from July 17 to 20.

Man murders aged parents over property dispute

A 35-year old man allegedly killed his father and mother over a property dispute at a village near here Monday, police said.

TN: 4 killed in collision involving lorries

Four men were killed when their
vegetable ladden lorry and another lorry collided head-on near Batlagundu in the district Wednesday, police said.

Artificial knee a boon to knee replacement

A city hospital has claimed that a better designed imported artificial knee.

Artificial knee a boon to knee replacement

A city hospital has claimed that a better designed imported artificial knee.

Bomb threat turns out to be hoax in Dindigul

An anonymous letter sent stating that bombs had been planted at the DMK party office, a
private school and the District Court here turned out to be a
hoax, police said.