Three held on cheating charges in Salem

Salem: Three persons were arrested on charges of cheating a village land broker of Rs four lakh after promising him to handover a vessel plated with the valuable chemical iridium, police today said.

ATM attack case: Bengaluru police team in Salem

A special police team from Bengaluru on Saturday visited the central prison here to find out if the culprit involved in the 'ATM attack cases' has been arrested in some other case and lodged in jail.

After MDMK, PMK now says "no" to DMK

A day after MDMK general secretary Vaiko said he did not intend forging an alliance with DMK, PMK chief Ramadoss on Monday said his party would not align with either AIADMK or DMK for the 2016 Assembly polls.

Security guard arrested for sexually abusing 4-yr-old girl in TN

A security guard was arrested here on Tuesday for allegedly sexually abusing a four-year-old girl at a secluded place outside her house.

Widow attacked, robbed of 25 sovereigns of gold jewellery in TN

A 61-year-old widow was attacked and robbed of 25 sovereigns of gold jewellery and Rs 30,000 in cash at her residence at Kannankurichi area,police said on Wednesday.

Two teenaged boys drown in lake

Two teenaged boy students drowned in a nearby lake today while trying to immerse a 12 foot idol of Lord Ganesha with a group of people, police said.

Water level at 107.82 feet in TN

The water level in Mettur reservoir on Wednesday stood at 107.82 feet against its full level of 120 feet.

Tamil Nadu: Inspector injured; one held

A 55-year-old Armed Reserve Police Inspector was injured after a man attacked him with a razor when his jeep allegedly knocked down a milkman in Tamil Nadu.

Young widow arrested for torturing 3-year-old son in Tamil Nadu

A 23-year old woman was arrested in the district on the charge of torturing her three-year old son, police said.

Schoolgirl raped by teenage boy in Tamil Nadu

An 11-year-old schoolgirl was allegedly raped by a teenage boy at a village in Dharmapuri district, police said Wednesday.

Water level at 55.89 feet in Mettur

The water level in the Mettur dam this morning stood at 55.89 feet against the full level of 120 feet.

Police seize sandalwood during vehicle check in TN

About 146 kgs of sandalwood billets being smuggled through a car were seized and three persons were arrested here yesterday, police said Thursday.

Mettur level at 47.7 feet

Water level in the Mettur dam on Wednesday
stood at 47.7 feet against its full level of 120 feet.

Mettur dam water level at 43.23 feet

The water level in the Mettur dam today stood at 43.23 feet against its full level of 120 feet.

Water level at 44.2 ft in Mettur dam

The water level in the Mettur dam on Tuesday morning stood at 44.2 feet against the full level of 120 feet.

Two persons taken into custody for sending `threatening` SMSs

Two persons were on Sunday taken into custody for questioning for allegedly sending SMSs to some officials threatening to kill Tamil Nadu Minister Edappadi K Palanisamy, two collectors and a former district judge, police said.

Teenager arrested for raping 6-yr-old girl in Salem

A teenaged boy was arrested here today for allegedly raping a six-year-old girl at her residence at Puduchetram in the district.

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.

Security stepped up at Salem District BJP office

Security has been stepped up outside the District BJP office and party`s murdered Tamil Nadu unit general secretary`s house after an anonymous letter was received threatening that a bomb would be exploded.

Bridegroom among 5 killed in TN road mishap; 6 injured

Tragedy struck a marriage party as a multiple collision involving three vehicles left the bridegroom and four others dead while the bride along with five members was injured just hours after the wedding near here on Friday.