Salem

Two girls jump from 4th floor of building in Tamil Nadu, one dead

Two girls jump from 4th floor of building in Tamil Nadu, one dead

A teenage girl student died while another was injured when they allegedly jumped from a fourth floor of a restaurant here in Tamil Nadu, police said on Saturday.

Dec 09, 2017, 18:25 PM IST

College girl's body found in temple tank in Nagapattinam

The body of a 21-year-old college girl was found floating in a water tank of a temple at Mayiladuthurai in the district, police said today.

Sep 04, 2016, 12:10 PM IST

Wild elephant tramples farmer to death in Coimbatore

A 48-year old farmer was trampled to death by a wild elephant in Sirumugai in the district, police said today.

Aug 28, 2016, 14:07 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Police in Kochi to probe train heist

On August 9, robbers decamped with Rs 5.75 crore, belonging to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), from a train in Tamil Nadu.

Aug 16, 2016, 11:59 AM IST
Great train heist: Robbers decamp with Rs 5.78 cr belonging to RBI from moving train in TN

Great train heist: Robbers decamp with Rs 5.78 cr belonging to RBI from moving train in TN

The train was carrying Rs 340 cr in more than 220 cartons boxes when the robbery took place.

Aug 09, 2016, 18:30 PM IST
Ola driver sets wife ablaze inside car in Chennai, two children manage to escape

Ola driver sets wife ablaze inside car in Chennai, two children manage to escape

30-year-old Ola cabbie stepped out of the car and set her wife on fire, leaving her and their two children to die in Chennai.

Aug 08, 2016, 14:48 PM IST
Row over temple rituals: Five-day annual Nagapattinam festival suspended in TN

Row over temple rituals: Five-day annual Nagapattinam festival suspended in TN

A five-day annual festival of Badrakaliyamman temple near here has been suspended by the district administration, after talks to resolve a dispute between Dalits and upper caste hindus over the conduct of temple rituals, failed.

Jul 31, 2016, 20:45 PM IST
Ensure quota for Dalits in private sector jobs: DMK chief Karunanidhi tells Centre

Ensure quota for Dalits in private sector jobs: DMK chief Karunanidhi tells Centre

DMK chief M Karunanidhi today asked the Centre to ensure job reservation for Dalits in the private sector and said his party had adopted resolutions in this regard.

Jul 31, 2016, 18:52 PM IST

Flood warning issued in areas near Cauvery river in Tamil Nadu

The South West Monsoon has brought in heavy rain in catchment areas of Cauvery river.

Jul 22, 2016, 09:16 AM IST
Woman suicide over morphed picture: One arrested

Woman suicide over morphed picture: One arrested

A person has been arrested in connection with the suicide of a 21-year-old woman in Salem after her morphed picture was uploaded on Facebook.

Jun 29, 2016, 14:51 PM IST
Salem woman's suicide case: Tamil Nadu Police arrests man for uploading morphed pictures of victim on Facebook

Salem woman's suicide case: Tamil Nadu Police arrests man for uploading morphed pictures of victim on Facebook

The woman, identified as A Vinupriya, had committed suicide after her morphed picture was uploaded on Facebook.

Jun 29, 2016, 09:33 AM IST
Assembly Elections 2016: Jayalalithaa-led AIADMK wins in Tamil Nadu, bags 134 seats

Assembly Elections 2016: Jayalalithaa-led AIADMK wins in Tamil Nadu, bags 134 seats

Jayalalitha on Thursday retained power in Tamil Nadu bagging the chief ministerial post for the second consecutive term.

May 19, 2016, 21:45 PM IST
Containers with Rs 570 crore cash stopped by EC in poll-bound Tamil Nadu

Containers with Rs 570 crore cash stopped by EC in poll-bound Tamil Nadu

Election Commission seized 3 containers with Rs 570 crore cash in Tiripur district of Tamil Nadu today. 

May 14, 2016, 12:10 PM IST
"Who is Jayalalithaa to attack us on 2G scam when she is convicted in Tansi case"

"Who is Jayalalithaa to attack us on 2G scam when she is convicted in Tansi case"

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam MP Kanimozhi on Friday launched an attack on Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa while adding that her name in 2G scam will not effect her party's performance in the upcoming state assembly election. 

May 07, 2016, 12:21 PM IST
Four people dead, 2 wounded at an explosion in Tamil Nadu

Four people dead, 2 wounded at an explosion in Tamil Nadu

At least four persons died and two received serious injuries in an explosion at a cracker factory in Salem district in Tamil Nadu. 

May 03, 2016, 22:45 PM IST
Even after 24 hours, Visakhapatnam fire 'raging and out of control'; 41 fire tenders rushed

Even after 24 hours, Visakhapatnam fire 'raging and out of control'; 41 fire tenders rushed

The major fire that broke out at a bio-diesel manufacturing unit in Visakhapatnam Special Economic Zone in the city is still raging as efforts are on to douse the flame, officials said.

Apr 27, 2016, 21:40 PM IST

Tamil Nadu Assembly Election 2016: Salem PMK candidate attacked

PMK candidate for Salem West constituency R Arul and another party functionary were injured after they were allegedly attacked by some unidentified men near here, police said on Tuesday.

Apr 26, 2016, 10:58 AM IST
Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016: Electoral authorities seize Rs 3.39 cr, 245 grams gold

Tamil Nadu Assembly polls 2016: Electoral authorities seize Rs 3.39 cr, 245 grams gold

Election authorities today seized Rs 3.39 crore and 245 grams of gold at Krishnagiri in poll-bound Tamil Nadu.

Apr 25, 2016, 13:09 PM IST
Tamil Nadu polls: PMK changes candidate for Uloontherpet constituency

Tamil Nadu polls: PMK changes candidate for Uloontherpet constituency

A day after DMDK chief Vijayakant announced his candidature from Uloontherpet constituency for the May 16 Assembly polls, PMK today changed its nominee for the seat, fielding party spokesperson K Balu.

Apr 19, 2016, 13:20 PM IST
Tamil Nadu polls 2016: Jaya kickstarts election campaign, promises liquor prohibition if re-elected

Tamil Nadu polls 2016: Jaya kickstarts election campaign, promises liquor prohibition if re-elected

Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa assured introduction of liquor prohibition in the state in phases as she kickstarted her campaign for the upcoming Assembly election in Tamil Nadu. 

Apr 09, 2016, 19:47 PM IST