Four men surrender in courts in DMDK leader murder case

The relative, Vinothkumar (33), from Aminjikarai, surrendered at Thirukazhukundram court, and admitted he hired contract killers to murder Pandian, a realtor and deputy secretary of the State engineering wing of the DMDK. Continue Reading

Lankan refugee held for robbery at Valasaravakkam, Chennai

According to the police, 11 March, he broke into a house in Valasaravakkam and decamped with 15 sovereigns of gold. Based on CCTV footage, the police arrested Rajan alias Sivarajan (45), who lives in Annai Camp for Sri Lankan refugees in Madurai. Continue Reading

Youth held for daring robbery at Anna Nagar spa in Chennai

At the time, Pandiyan, the leader of the gang, had managed to give the police the slip. The gang’s modus operandi was to enter parlours and spas and threaten people there that they were running the facilities without proper licence. Continue Reading

IIT-Madras student from Haryana arrested for stabbing college mate

In an unusual incident, the IIT-Madras campus turned into a crime scene after a student stabbed another, allegedly over a girl. However, police officials maintained that the incident took place due to difference of opinion and no girl was involved. Continue Reading

TNEB engineer caught in DVAC trap in Chennai

Officials of Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption (DVAC) arrested an Assistant Executive Engineer of Tamilnadu Electricity board and one more person this morning on charges of accepting a bribe of Rs 1 lakh for giving commercial electricity connection. Continue Reading

Actress murder: House-owner raises doubts about Sandhya’s death

Disbelief. Shock. These were the reactions from the house owner and a neighbour when News Today visited the spot and asked them about the murder of small-time actress Sandhya by her husband-director Balakrishnan. Continue Reading

Dismembered body of woman found in Chennai: Husband held for murder

The case of a woman’s murder when her limbs were found in the Perungudi dumpyard recently has been solved with the arrest of her husband. Continue Reading