Bank staffers intercepted in TN, Rs 27 lakh robbed

In a shocking daylight robbery, bank staffers carrying Rs 27 lakh in a bag on a two-wheeler were intercepted by two persons on a motorcycle near here and robbed of the money today, police said.

TN creates 15 new taluks; 2 integrated judicial complexes

The Tamil Nadu government on Monday announced formation of 15 new taluks, setting up of a district prison at Theni and construction of two Integrated Judicial Complexes at Vellore and Nagappattinam districts.

Cop run over by sand mafia`s tractor in Tamil Nadu`s Vellore

In yet another shocking incident, a police constable was mercilessly killed when he was run over by the tractor of a local sand mafia, while trying to stop alleged sand smuggling in Tamil Nadu`s Vellore district on Sunday.

Unclaimed bag near BHEL residential area creates flutter in Vellore

A cellphone with some wires found in an unclaimed bag near a Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited residential area created a flutter with bomb disposal teams rushing to the spot to ascertain its nature.

IUML thanks DMK for allotting Vellore constituency

Minister of State for External Affairs and IUML leader E Ahamed thanked DMK president M Karunanidhi for allotting Vellore constituency to his party for the April 24 Lok Sabha polls in Tamil Nadu.

IUML fields sitting MP in Vellore constituency

DMK ally Indian Union Muslim League (IUML) on Monday renominated sitting MP Abdul Rahman for the Vellore Lok Sabha constituency in the April 24 elections.

DMK allots Vellore LS seat to IUML

The DMK allotted Vellore Lok Sabha constituency to its junior partner Indian Union Muslim League.

Teenage girl raped by uncle in Tamil Nadu

A teenage girl was allegedly raped by her maternal uncle in Malekavanur area in Vellore district, police said on Sunday.

Five-year old boy to be shifted to Vellore hospital in TN

The five-year-old-boy, who was brutally tortured by his father and step-mother, and recuperating at a hospital in Idukki district, will be shifted to Vellore Medical College Hospital in Tamil Nadu for further treatment.

Shaji Purushothaman shifted to prison in Vellore

Shaji Purushothaman, arrested in connection with a Mercedes hit-and-run case, has been shifted to a prison in Vellore.

Phone facility extended to Vellore jail inmates

Inmates of Tamil Nadu`s Vellore jail, where Rajiv Gandhi assassin Nalini is housed, will soon be able to make phone calls to their relatives.

Explosive material seized near Vellore

A huge cache of explosive
materials and detonators were seized from a house in Chinnapalapakkam village near here and one person arrested in this connection, police said Friday.

Farmers pour 200 litres of milk on roads

Dairy Farmers of Vellore poured 200
litres of milk on the roadside on the sixth day of the strike called by Tamil Nadu Milk Producers Welfare Association here demanding increased procurement price.

Rajiv Gandhi assassins continue protest fast

S Nalini and Robert Payas, in prison for the 1991 killing of former Indian prime minister Rajiv Gandhi, Tuesday continued their fast demanding their immediate release.