Gang in TN hijacks car with jewels worth nearly Rs 1 crore

In a daring daylight highway heist, a 10-member gang drove away a car with nearly Rs 1 crore worth ornaments of a Kerala-based jewellery after waylaying the vehicle near here, police said. Continue Reading

Fake cops take away school kids’ cameras worth Rs 1 lakh

Naveen (16) and his friend were clicking pictures of a CRPF shooting camp at a ground in Tirusulam when two men on a bike came to them and said they were not allowed to click photos in the restricted area. Continue Reading

Two robbers strike in Chennai using Google Maps

While Google Maps is the go-to app for many to reach their destinations, the tech service has helped a couple of modern-day youngsters to steal from ‘wealthy’ houses in Chennai, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Visakhapatnam. Continue Reading

700 stolen mobiles seized in raids at T Nagar mobile shops

The police have carried out a raid in Annai Sathya Bazaar, T Nagar, and seized 700 cellphones that are believed to have been stolen. Continue Reading

Cops find it tough to bust prostitution networks in Chennai

Kalaiselvi, it is learnt, was murdered due to ‘business rivalry’. Four persons, including her ‘competitors’ Sandhya and Sheela Priya, were arrested in connection with the murder. Continue Reading