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Sarkar film row: Madras court restrains Tamil Nadu Police from arresting AR Murugadoss

Murugadoss' film 'Sarkar' starring Vijay in the lead role, has got embroiled in a raging controversy over reported references to late former Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa.

Nov 09, 2018, 17:08 PM IST

'Drunk' policeman rams vehicle into scooter, two injured

Two persons were injured after a police inspector rammed his four-wheeler into a scooter allegedly under the influence of alcohol here, police said today.

Jan 30, 2018, 12:32 PM IST

Tamil Nadu cabbie, who set himself on fire after tiff with cops, dies; magisterial probe ordered

The 21-year-old cab driver had set himself on fire in full public view after a tiff with traffic policemen over spot fine on Wednesday. 

Jan 26, 2018, 16:31 PM IST

'Hindu terrorism' row: Book Kamal Haasan if found guilty, HC directs Tamil Nadu police

Tamil film icon Kamal Haasan had recently come under attack from pro-Hindu outfits over his comments on right-wing terrorism.

Nov 24, 2017, 21:15 PM IST

Gangster Sridhar Dhanapalan, known as South's Dawood, allegedly commits suicide in Cambodia

Gangster Sridhar Dhanapalan, popularly known as the Dawood Ibrahim of the south, allegedly committed suicide by consuming cyanide in Cambodia on Thursday. The 44-year-old allegedly had issues with the family. He was taken to a hospital in Cambodia where he died at around 6.30 pm.

Oct 05, 2017, 10:19 AM IST

Teenager beheaded in Tamil Nadu; severed head thrown into police station

In a gruesome incident, a teenager was murdered and his decapitated head was thrown into the premises of a police station in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore district.

May 11, 2017, 13:00 PM IST

Tamil Nadu police register cases against tankers over oil spill

Tamil Nadu police on Friday registered cases against the management of two tankers that collided last week leading to a massive oil spill along the coast, that has affected marine life in the area.

Feb 03, 2017, 20:18 PM IST

Al Qaeda terrorists planning to target PM Modi, wanted in string of bomb attacks held in Tamil Nadu

All the accused were arrested from Tamil Nadu's Madurai city, and are now being shifted to Mysore in Karnataka for further investigation, ANI reported.

Nov 28, 2016, 17:52 PM IST

Jayalalithaa in hospital: Tamil Nadu police nab two more for sending rumours on CM's health

Two persons, who allegedly circulated rumours on social networking sites on the health status of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, have been arrested, police said today.

Oct 13, 2016, 15:52 PM IST

SC restrains Tamil Nadu Police from arresting expelled AIADMK MP

"Why are you keen on her appearance? What is the great hurry? She is a lady MP and not running away," the court told senior counsel Subramonium Prasad appearing for the TN govt.

Aug 26, 2016, 23:21 PM IST

TN Police has failed to protect common man: DMK

Referring to the suicide of a young woman in Salem after her morphed picture was uploaded on Facebook, Karunanidhi sarcastically said, "The police department should not think that providing security to those in power and monitoring activities of the opposition parties alone is its work."

Jun 29, 2016, 15:45 PM IST

Salem woman's suicide case: Tamil Nadu Police arrests man for uploading morphed pictures of victim on Facebook

The woman, identified as A Vinupriya, had committed suicide after her morphed picture was uploaded on Facebook.

Jun 29, 2016, 09:33 AM IST

Woman attempts self-immolation at collectorate in TN

A middle-aged woman today attempted self-immolation inside the District Collectorate premises here, alleging delay by Revenue Department in carrying out measurement of her plot, police said.

Feb 08, 2016, 16:06 PM IST

Rs 30 L to families of 10 police personnel killed in mishaps in TN

Tamil Nadu govt Tuesday announced an overall relief of Rs 30 lakh to the families of 10 police personnel killed in road accidents.

Nov 03, 2015, 13:38 PM IST

Chief Justice SK Kaul did not say he lost confidence in TN police: Jayalalithaa

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Tuesday asserted that Madras High Court Chief Justice SK Kaul did not say he had lost confidence in the state police as reported in a section of media.

Sep 22, 2015, 21:50 PM IST

3-year-old boy abducted in TN

A 13-year-old boy was allegedly abducted while returning home from tuition here, police today said.

Sep 22, 2015, 13:35 PM IST

Madras High Court allows rally against superstitious practices

The Madras High Court on Thursday directed Tamil Nadu Police to allow a rationalist outfit to hold a procession and a public meeting against superstitious practices as part of its 'atheist festival' in Salem district on May 30.

May 28, 2015, 22:45 PM IST

Meenakshi Temple website hacked, probe on

The website of the famous Meenakshi Temple here has been hacked, police said.

Dec 15, 2014, 12:06 PM IST

One held; country bombs seized in Madurai

One person was Thusday arrested and some country bombs, sickle and other weapons seized from him here, police said.

Aug 21, 2014, 13:41 PM IST

Kumbakonam fire tragedy: Parents, survivors disappointed with acquittal of 11 accused

Atmosphere outside Principal District Court complex, which on Wednesday pronounced verdict in the case of fire at a Kumbakonam primary school, was charged with emotion.

Jul 30, 2014, 23:02 PM IST