Five held for burglary case at Sub-Treasury

Five persons have been arrested in connection with a burglary at the Sub-Treasury here in which valuables including, 117 sovereigns of gold and Rs 19 lakh in cash, were stolen, police said today.

Man arrested for trying to slit 4-year-old son`s throat

A man was on Sunday arrested here for allegedly trying to slit the throat of his four-year old son after quarrelling with his wife, suspecting her fidelity.

Security hiked in Andal temple

Security arrangements for the famous Sri Andal temple in this town has been increased with the installation of 40 closed circuit cameras following threat to the temple from some terrorists groups.

Sixty students fall ill after mid-day meal

Sixty students were hospitalised when they complained of vomiting and diarrhoea after allegedly having food served under mid-day meal scheme.