Women IPS officers come out against ‘demeaning’ film dialogues

Friday, May 05, 2017

Chennai: Three women IPS officers from Tamil Nadu have voiced concern over the portrayal of women in a ‘demeaning‘ manner in cinema and said this was a major factor in rising crimes against the fairer sex. The officers — R V Ramyabharathi, Superintendent of Police Coimbatore, S Lakshmi, Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Coimbatore City, […]

Former city police Commissioner George appointed DGP of Fire and Rescue Services

Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Chennai: Former City Police Commissioner S George, recently transferred from the post by the Election Commission ahead of the now cancelled April 12 R K Nagar bypoll, has been appointed the DGP, Fire and Rescue Services. George, who was in the “vacancy reserve” following his shunting out, will replace R S Kudawla, a Home Department […]

Dinakaran booked by ED over money laundering charges

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Chennai: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Tuesday registered a case under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) against ousted All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader T.T.V. Dinakaran. Earlier yesterday, Dinakaran and his aide Mallikarjuna were sent to judicial custody till May 15. On April 30, the Delhi Crime Branch recovered Dinakaran’s five […]

Dinakaran aide Mallikarjuna sent to judicial custody till May 15

Monday, May 01, 2017

New Delhi [India]: Ousted AIADMK leader T.T.V. Dinakaran on Monday was sent to judicial custody till May 15. Dinakaran’s aide Mallikarjuna has also been sent to the custody. Earlier yesterday, the Delhi Crime Branch recovered Dinakaran‘s five bank accounts from Chennai through which transactions of huge amount have been carried out, after which the police […]

1000th birth anniversary of Sri Ramanujacharya observed

Monday, May 01, 2017

Chennai: Various functions are being organized in Srirangam and Kanchipuram to culminate the 1000th birth anniversary of Vaishnavite saint Sri Ramanuja, the Acharya who gave the Navagranthas to the world. Holy cavalcade is being held today in Srirangam Ranganathar Swamy temple at Sri Ramanujar sannidhi. The 1000 year celebration of Sri Ramanujacharyara birth anniversary started […]

Jayalalithaa Kodanad estate murder: Prime suspect killed, another injured in accident

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Salem: The former driver of late chief minister Jayalalithaa and also the prime suspect of Kodanad estate murder case, C. Kanagaraj was killed on Friday in a road accident in Attur near Salem district in Tamil Nadu. The second accused in the case and a close friend of Kankaraj, Sayan was critically injured while his […]

No farmer committed suicide over drought: TN Govt. to SC

Friday, April 28, 2017

In a development bound to anger the protesting Tamil farmers in the national capital, the Tamil Nadu Government on Friday conveyed to the Supreme Court that drought is not the reason for farmer suicides in the state. The Tamil Nadu government filed a reply in the Supreme Court today stating that no farmer had committed […]

Relocation of wine shop; traders down shutters

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Coimbatore: Traders in Mudalipalayam area in Tirupur district downed shutters on Thursday to protest filing of cases against residents, who had ransacked a relocated wine shop, even as the outlet was opened with police protection. Over 500 residents in Mudalipalayam area had ransacked the shop, which was relocated from the national highway and smashed liquor bottles […]

Dinakaran granted five-day police custody in bribery case

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

A Delhi Court on Wednesday granted five-day police custody to ousted All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) leader T.T.V Dinakaran in the party symbol alleged bribery case. It comes after the Delhi Police yesterday arrested Dinakaran along with his associate Mallikarjun on the charges of attempting to bribe the Election Commission officials to get […]

Farmers demand will soon be answered says M.K. Stalin shutdown in TN

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Hours after M.K. Stalin called for a one-day shutdown in Tamil Nadu for the drought-hit farmers, the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam’s (DMK) working president has asserted that the shutdown was a huge success. “Today’s shutdown was a huge success. We’ll continue our efforts until farmers’ demands are met,” said Stalin. Earlier this day, Stalin along with […]

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