Rights activists worry that instances of police breaking the arms or legs of suspects during interrogation is on the rise. While former cops say the practice, termed maavu kattu vaithiyam or ‘plaster
18 Aug 2019
The case dates back to July 8, 2018, when around `1.5 lakh cash and unquantified amount of gold jewellery went missing from Chidambaram’s house at Khader Nawaz Khan Road, Nungambakkam.
30 Jul 2019
Bala Murugan was trying to park the bus in the demarcated space around 12.40 am when the vehicle went out of control, sped over the kerb and rammed the wall of the hall where the staff were sitting.
29 Jul 2019
The suspect was tied to a pole and thrashed allegedly because cops didn’t come on time
26 Jul 2019
A case of unnatural death has been registered. Police say Avi called his friend in Mumbai on July 2 night and had said that he wanted to end his life.
09 Jul 2019
Three months after a social activist lodged a complaint with the police control room against illegal sale of liquor in Tasmac bar outlets in Puzhal, he received threat calls on Sunday.
09 Jul 2019
While the #MeToo movement in India appears to have subsided at the moment, recent revelations of two women patients have raised uncomfortable questions.
07 Jul 2019
TV channel reporter, his wife and mother die of suffocation; front door has struggle marks.
28 Jun 2019
A woman was killed and three others including her husband were injured when a water tanker allegedly ran amok and rammed the Nerkundram bus stop in the early hours on Monday.
18 Jun 2019
A 19-year-old teenager was shot dead by Chennai police after he allegedly attacked two sub-inspectors on Saturday morning.
16 Jun 2019
... by lab technician who administrated anaesthesia; accused confesses to crime during interrogation, arrested
14 Jun 2019
8 inmates attempted suicide inside lodges over the past 2 days and three of them died
12 Jun 2019
When 23-year-old Nivetha* decided to sign up for a dating app, little did she know that she would stumble upon men wanting to sexually assault her.
09 Jun 2019
Fatalities increasing despite police warning both parents and teens.
11 May 2019
Car knocks down two people after running over the legs of another pedestrian
04 May 2019