Two from Chennai arrested for running fake call centre

Two Chennai-based white collar ‘offenders’ who allegedly duped customers by establishing an insurance firm named United India Health Organisation at Trimulgherry in Telagana, were arrested. Continue Reading

‘Fraudsters have unlocked new ways to steal money from bank accounts’

Scammers are now luring victims to share their confidential banking and personal information using social engineering tactics. They are enticing their targets through a combination of too good to be true offers, promise of help and sometimes even through threats, said Manish Agarwal, head, credit intelligence and control, HDFC Bank. Continue Reading

Mullaiperiyar: Kerala CM writes to Stalin

Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan has urged his Tamilnadu counterpart M K Stalin, urging him to ensure that shutters of the Mullaiperiyar dam are opened ‘only after sufficient warnings’ and ‘during daytime’. Continue Reading

Former TNPCB Chairman facing corruption case found dead, suicide suspected

Former Tamilnadu Pollution Control Board (TNPCB) Chairman A V Venkatachalam, who was facing a corruption case, was found dead at his residence in Chennai’s Velachery on Thursday. Continue Reading

AIADMK announces elections for top leadership on 7 December

The main opposition AIADMK today announced that elections for the top posts of coordinator and joint coordinator will be held on 7 December and the results will be announced after counting the next day. Continue Reading

TN Collectors empowered to ban unvaccinated people from public places

Tamilnadu Health Minister M Subramanian today said District Collectors can take a call on the banning of people who have not taken the Covid-19 vaccination from visiting public places. Continue Reading