Terror threat to Tamilnadu: Air Force, military asked to be ready

The National Investigation Agency has issued a look-out notice for a Kerala-based businessman who reportedly helped a six-member terrorist group, belonging to the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), allegedly infiltrate into Tamilnadu a day ago. Continue Reading

Chennai: Police constable murders wife, kills self at Puzhal

He was married to Jaya for seven years. Last night, while the couple’s son Varun had gone for dance classes, the duo got into a fight. In a fit of rage, Naresh stabbed Jaya with a kitchen knife. He later, hanged himself with a shawl. Continue Reading

Fake cops try to extort money, arrested at Avadi, near Chennai

According to the police, at 3.30 pm Friday, two men, identified as Mohan Raj (38), a land broker from Ayapakkam, and Velayudham (47) from Vijayalakshmipuram, Red Hills, claimed to be working in the Directorate of Vigilance and Anti-Corruption. Continue Reading

Man escapes from kidnappers, files complaint with Chennai police

When Anthonysamy was unable to repay his debt, on the pretext of showing him a property, Sagayam took him to Paramakudi and locked him up in a room. Anthonysamy claimed he was tortured for three days. Continue Reading

Heroine Sathya Kala missing, alleges ‘Thorati’ actor-producer Shaman

Shaman Mithru, who played the lead role in Thorati besides producing it, has said in his habeas corpus petition that the film’s heroine Sathya Kala was missing. Continue Reading

Husband and wife immolate themselves after quarrel, near Chennai

Last night, the woman doused herself with petrol and threatened to kill herself as her husband often abused her while drunk. Instead, the man doused himself with petrol and set fire to himself. Krishnammal tried to save him and suffered burns. Continue Reading