Chidambaram urges EC to be vigilant in coming days

Chidambaram on Sunday urged the Election Commission to be "vigilant" in the coming days against distribution of cash for votes in Tamil Nadu, which is going for polls on April 24.

Karti Chidambaram thanks Congress for giving him ticket

Karti Chidambaram, who will be contesting the Lok Sabha polls from Sivaganga constituency in Tamil Nadu, on Friday thanked the Congress party for giving him a ticket.

Security stepped up at Chidambaram`s residence

Security was stepped up at the residence of Chidambaram at Managiri in the district after a computer generated notice, signed by a pro-Tamil outfit, was found near his house.

P Chidambaram loyalists begin poll work in Sivaganga

Though Congress has not yet clinched an alliance with any major party in Tamil Nadu for the coming Lok Sabha polls and despite a perceptible silence in the party camp, supporters of Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram have begun election work in Sivaganga Parliamentary constituency in the state.

Six member gang nabbed with country weapons

Six members of a gang were nabbed along with deadly country weapons at a check-post at nearby Poovandhi Thursday morning, police said.

Boy allegedly working as bonded labour, police initiates action

The district police here have initiated action to rescue a nine-year scheduled tribe boy from a livestock farmer under whom the boy was working as a bonded labour.

Tension after fire guts `unauthorised` place of worship

Tension prevailed in parts of this town on Sunday after a thatched roof of a place of worship run by a trust was gutted in a mysterious fire, police said.

Marriage of minor halted after police intervention

Timely intervention by police led to the cancellation of the marriage of minor girl with a 20 year-old boy scheduled to be held on May 27 near Manamadurai in this district.

Love affair claims lives of two brothers

Two college students, both brothers, were stabbed to death and one of their friends seriously injured in a clash between two groups of students.

Two accused in SI murder case shot dead

Two of the main accused in the murder of a Sub-Inspector, who escaped from custody on
Friday, were shot dead when they tried to attack police personnel who were searching for them, police said.

Teacher suspended for sexually harassing children

A physical education teacher was suspended on Saturday for allegedly harassing school children sexually, official sources said here.