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Vellore: Amid doubts, 'parents' summoned for DNA test after sexual assault on child

Doctors are learnt to have informed DCPU officials that someone had brutally attacked the girl on her chest, leading to fractures and blood clot in her lungs.

22 Jan 2019

Astonishing talent: Four-year-old girl identifies national flags and remembers all state capitals

After learning about Nikhita, Tiruvannamalai collector K S Kandasamy paid a visit to her house on Thursday.

11 Jan 2019

Booze party ends with man dead in well in Tamil Nadu

Police said Mavin, a carpenter in Bengaluru, came to Samanthikuppam Sunday morning.

02 Oct 2018

Collector removes principal booked under POCSO Act

Thakur was arrested on January 31, 2017 after a complaint lodged by Child Line for sexually harassing students at a KV school in Bengaluru.

11 Sep 2018

Yogendra Yadav meets farmers in Tamil Nadu, leaves for Karur

Arul Arumugam, who was detained along with Yadav, said that after the second detention at around 6 pm, police came to the marriage hall where they were detained and told them to hold a meeting.

10 Sep 2018

Con job: DVAC nabs official with ‘staff of 38 to process approval orders’

Vellore Collector SA Raman pleaded ignorance.

09 Sep 2018

Yogendra Yadav detained twice in Tiruvannamalai

According to Yadav, the team met some 35 farmers at Arumugham’s house in Athipaadi at around 8.30 am.

09 Sep 2018

Tiruvannmalai beggar, lepers donate savings to Kerala floods

People from across the country are going all out to help the victims of flood-hit Kerala.

22 Aug 2018

Two tribal girls from Tamil Nadu to pursue dental and veterinary courses

It is certainly not easy to get admission to medical courses in the State, and for students from tribal community, the odds are much higher.

27 Jul 2018

Three held for ‘raping’ Russian tourist in Tiruvannamalai

Three persons were arrested on charges of raping a 21-year-old Russian woman in Tiruvannamalai on Tuesday.

18 Jul 2018

DMK members protest against Chennai-Salem eight-lane green corridor project

They raised slogans opposing the state government's move to destroy the Kavuthi and Vedhiyappan Mountains.

25 Jun 2018

Tamil Nadu farmers fear expressway might force them to migrate

Scarce employment opportunities, hike in crop prices and displacement of farm labourers to other districts in search of menial jobs are inexorable if the government goes ahead with the project.

25 Jun 2018

Chennai-Salem Expressway: We need our lands, not compensation, say Tiruvannamalai farmers

Tiruvannamalai will be the worst affected if the Chennai-Salem Greenfield Highway project is implemented.

23 Jun 2018

Tiruvannamalai, where the streets wear a deserted look

On Wednesday, a group of five fr­om Chennai were allegedly assa­ulted by a mob in Athimoor village of Tiruvannamalai district.

13 May 2018

Tiruvannamalai temple visit turns tragic as village mob beats 65-year-old woman to death, injures 4 others

The woman and the others were beaten up because a mob mistook them for child traffickers at Athimoor village near Polur in Tiruvannamalai.

10 May 2018