Chennai News, Latest Chennai News Headlines & Live Updates - Times of India

    TN couple get life imprisonment for murder of son

    TN couple get life imprisonment for murder of son


    A court in Srivilliputtur on Tuesday sentenced a couple and an auto driver to life imprisonment for the murder of their 28-year-old...

    A court in Srivilliputtur on Tuesday sentenced a couple and an auto driver to life imprisonment for the murder of their 28-year-old son.
    HC moved to end destructive fishing practices

    HC moved to end destructive fishing practices


    The Madurai bench of the Madras high court on Tuesday impleaded the ministry of shipping and society of fisheries technology in a petition filed by a fishermen association in Tamil Nadu requesting the authorities to conduct study on the impact of gill...

    The Madurai bench of the Madras high court on Tuesday impleaded the ministry of shipping and society of fisheries technology in a petition filed by a fishermen association in Tamil Nadu requesting the authorities to conduct study on the impact of gill nets and drift nets and take steps to curb the practice.
    TN woman murders alcoholic father

    TN woman murders alcoholic father


    Unable to bear torture by her alcoholic father, a 40-year-old woman murdered him by smashing his head with a grinding stone at Karaikudi in Tamil Nadu on Monday...

    Unable to bear torture by her alcoholic father, a 40-year-old woman murdered him by smashing his head with a grinding stone at Karaikudi in Tamil Nadu on Monday night.
    Rajkumar abduction: TN court acquits 9 accused

    Rajkumar abduction: TN court acquits 9 accused


    A court in Gobichettipalayam in Erode district of Tamil Nadu on Tuesday acquitted nine people accused in the Kannada actor Rajkumar abduction case. The court acquitted them on the ground that police had failed to prove their involvement in the abduction...

    A court in Gobichettipalayam in Erode district of Tamil Nadu on Tuesday acquitted nine people accused in the Kannada actor Rajkumar abduction case. The court acquitted them on the ground that police had failed to prove their involvement in the abduction of the late Kannada actor.
    Idol case: CBI 'can’t take up probe' as proposed

    Idol case: CBI 'can’t take up probe' as proposed


    In a major setback to the Tamil Nadu government, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday informed the Madras high court that it cannot take up investigations into all the idol theft cases as proposed by the...

    In a major setback to the Tamil Nadu government, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday informed the Madras high court that it cannot take up investigations into all the idol theft cases as proposed by the state.
    Stalin flays TN move to hike bus pass price

    Stalin flays TN move to hike bus pass price


    The DMK on Tuesday criticised the Tamil Nadu government's move to increase monthly bus pass price from Rs 1,000 to Rs...

    The DMK on Tuesday criticised the Tamil Nadu government's move to increase monthly bus pass price from Rs 1,000 to Rs 1,300.
    Chennai cab driver stabs mother to death

    Chennai cab driver stabs mother to death


    A cab driver stabbed his mother to death at Palavakkam here on Monday night over a property...

    A cab driver stabbed his mother to death at Palavakkam here on Monday night over a property dispute.
    Violinist Balabhaskar's daughter dies in mishap

    Violinist Balabhaskar's daughter dies in mishap


    Two-year-old daughter of violinist Balabhaskar died when his family met with an accident here at Pallippuram at early morning on Tuesday. Balabhaskar, his wife Lakshmi and driver Arjun were admitted to...

    Two-year-old daughter of violinist Balabhaskar died when his family met with an accident here at Pallippuram at early morning on Tuesday. Balabhaskar, his wife Lakshmi and driver Arjun were admitted to hospital.
    TN BJP chief 'names' PM for Nobel Peace Prize

    TN BJP chief 'names' PM for Nobel Peace Prize


    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been nominated for Nobel Peace Prize by BJP's Chennai state unit president Tamilisai Soundararjan. Her husband, Professor Dr P Soundarajan, head of features department and senior consultant in nephrology at a private...

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been nominated for Nobel Peace Prize by BJP's Chennai state unit president Tamilisai Soundararjan. Her husband, Professor Dr P Soundarajan, head of features department and senior consultant in nephrology at a private university, has also nominated Modi for the Nobel for "path-breaking initiative" Ayushman Bharat.
    Handbags containing money snatched in Trichy

    Handbags containing money snatched in Trichy


    A couple of robbery incidents targeting women on two-wheelers took place near Cantonment here on Sunday...

    A couple of robbery incidents targeting women on two-wheelers took place near Cantonment here on Sunday evening.
    Man held for raping minor girl in Trichy

    Man held for raping minor girl in Trichy


    The Golden Rock all-woman police on Monday arrested a 33-year-old man for allegedly raping a minor girl...

    The Golden Rock all-woman police on Monday arrested a 33-year-old man for allegedly raping a minor girl here.
    Polio victim takes road trip for noble cause

    Polio victim takes road trip for noble cause


    D Prince, 41, who became a victim of polio before he turned 13, on Monday embarked on a 3,000-km-long solo road trip across Tamil Nadu in a car to create awareness on Swachh Bharat and road...

    D Prince, 41, who became a victim of polio before he turned 13, on Monday embarked on a 3,000-km-long solo road trip across Tamil Nadu in a car to create awareness on Swachh Bharat and road safety.
    TN: Man claiming to be cop robs senior citizen

    TN: Man claiming to be cop robs senior citizen


    An unidentified man, who claimed to be a police officer working in the intelligence wing of the Chennai police, robbed a senior citizen of his gold ring on...

    An unidentified man, who claimed to be a police officer working in the intelligence wing of the Chennai police, robbed a senior citizen of his gold ring on Sunday.