Schoolgirl raped by lover

A twelfth standard student was allegedly raped by a 22-year-old man at Rasipuram in the district, police said.

Man sentenced to life for murdering brother in TN

A local court today sentenced a 28-old-man to life for murdering his younger brother over a land dispute.

Former Karnataka CM says the state has water shortage

Janatadal leader and Former Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy has worshipped Anjaneyar temple here.

Two charred to death as crackers stored in shed explodes in TN

Two persons, including a minor child were charred to death and four injured after sparks from crackers lit during a temple festival at Kolli hills, about 67 km from here, fell on a shed storing them and exploded, police said.

Coimbatore BJP secy Jayarman killed in accident

Namakkal: BJP Coimbatore (South) Secretary Jayaraman was killed and three others injured in a collision between his car and a college bus at Kumarapalayam Mondaypolice said.

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.

Woman's body found hanging in TN

The body of an 18-year-old woman, hailing from Jharkhand, was found hanging in a room of an under construction building in the premises of a private engineering college here, police said.

Unlicensed explosives meant for quarrying seized in TN

Explosive materials, including gelatin sticks, stocked illegally were seized and one person was arrested in this connection in Mohanur in the district today, police said.

Huge amount of chemicals used for explosives seized in TN

About 17 kg of chemicals used to make explosives for quarries and manfacturing crackers have been seized from the residence of a woman and her son here, police said.

School children drown in pond in TN

Two school children, aged 14 and 11 years, drowned in a pond near here, police said.

Over four dozen gelatine sticks seized in TN

Forty-five gelatine sticks and an equal number of detonators were seized and three persons arrested in this connection here Monday, police said.

Man arrested for raping mentally challenged girl in TN

A man was Monday arrested for allegedly raping an eight-year-old mentally challenged girl here, police said.

80 per cent polling in repoll in 2 Tamil Nadu stations

An average 80 per cent voting was registered on Saturday during the repolling held in one polling station each in Salem and Namakkal Lok Sabha constituencies.

Student dies after being hit by MLA`s car

An eight-year-old girl died and five students injured when they were hit by the car of K P P Bhaskar, MLA representing Namakkal in the Tamil Nadu assembly, police said Saturday.

Cash chest set ablaze by burglars after they fail to open it

Irked by inability to break iron chest containing Rs 15 lakh cash at engineering unit at a village in the district, burglars set it ablaze destroying all but Rs 44,000, police said here on Saturday.

Man arrested for raping teen daughter`s classmate

A man was arrested here on Friday for allegedly raping his teenaged daughter`s classmate at their residence in the city last week.

TN: Woman, paramour arrested for branding her 8-yr-old son

A woman and her paramour have been arrested for allegedly branding her elder eight-year-old son with a hot iron rod at nearby Rasipuram.

Women workers killed after coal-tar from lorry falls on them

Two women kiln workers were charred to death after coaltar and stone mixture from a tipper lorry fell on them near Sankari in the district, police said.

65-year-old woman dies in Namakkal

A 65-year-old woman, who was waiting to see the District Collector at the Collectorate here Monday, fell down unconscious and died, officials said.

TN: Two killed in accident in Namakkal

Two persons, including a
woman, died while one was injured seriously in a road accident, 25 km from here in the wee hours today, police said.