More rain expected in Tamil Nadu in next 24 hours: IMD

Heavy rains accompanied by strong winds lashed parts of Tamil Nadu, damaging trees and leaving low lying areas flooded even as more rains have been forecast, officials said on Saturday.

Five killed, 18 injured in building collapse in Tamil Nadu

Five persons were killed and 18 injured when an under construction staff quarters of the Central University collapsed here on Sunday, police said.

Woman confesses husband`s murder in reality show, surrenders

A 38-year old woman, who confessed in a Tamil television reality show to abetting the murder of her husband by her paramour, surrendered before the police five months after the incident.

Accused in robbery case found dead

An accused in a robbery case was found dead hanging at Tirupatthur Village in the district today, police said.

Man sentenced to life for killing teenage girl

A local court has sentenced a man to life imprisonment for killing a teenage girl in Edamelayur in one sided love affair in 2011.

PIL filed in HC on farmers` suicides in three Tamil Nadu districts

PIL in Madras High Court seeks to direct Collectors of Nagapattinam, Tiruvarur and Thanjavur to file status report on reported farmer suicides and to issue 300 grams of rice per head to farmers.

Tamil Nadu: Student slits lover`s throat

A college student murdered his lover by slitting her throat when she refused to marry him, police said.

Sibal to inaugurate Central varsity in Tiruvarur

Union HRD Minister Kapil Sibal will
inaugurate the Central University Tiruvarur, in Tamil Nadu, on
September 30.