Daring heist by masked men at Punjab National Bank Tiruchi branch

It was not clear when the incident took place as the bank was closed for two days, though police, going by the remnants present on the spot, believe that the heist could have been committed last night. 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

Man held in Chennai for fixing hidden cameras in ladies hostel

A man running a women’s hostel in Thillai Ganga Nagar, in Adambakkam, has been arrested for fixing secret cameras in the rooms of the inmates. 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

Alarm foils burglars plan to steal idol at temple in TN

An attempt by a two member-gang to steal a precious emerald idol of Lord Nataraja at a temple in the district Sunday was foiled when the alarm went off, police said. Continue Reading

As brother has swine flu, senior citizen sister commits suicide

According to sources, Sumathi (63), a resident of Nalla Thambi Street, Pammal, was dejected when she found that her brother Seethapathy was infected with swine flu. She immediately chose to end her life. Continue Reading