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

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

Applications invited for Sub-Inspector posts

Chennai: Tamilnadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board (TNUSRB) has invited applications from candidates for the post of Sub-Inspectors of Police (Finger Print). As many as 202 vacancies are available, an official press release said. Continue Reading

Probe into sexual harassment complaint against IG begins

The newly-reconstituted Vishaka Committee of the State police department today met here for the first time and began a formal inquiry into the sexual harassment complaint filed by a woman officer in the rank of Superintendent of Police against an Inspector General. Continue Reading