The incident took place when the driver noticed smoke coming out of the vehicle and stopped near Gingee.
According to sources, people belonging to Mudaliar community had constructed Uthukattu Renugai Mariamman temple near Pambai river in the village decades ago.
AIADMK will look to increase its strength in the assembly while the DMK will look for a decisive victory after winning by a narrow margin in the recent LS elections
A 2,000-year-old urn has been unearthed by a team that was looking for archeological artefacts at Parikal village in Ulundurpet taluk.
17 members from both groups nabbed, security up in village near Vikrawandi
CASTE tension simmering over the last few days in P Kilanur village escalated into a full-blown conflict on Tuesday.
The laboratory lifted 1,496 urine samples from government school children in the age group of six to 12 years.
Even though the police said they would release one of the men on Wednesday evening, the relatives of the detainees said they hadn’t heard from any of them since their detention.
The Madras High Court has upheld the orders of the government dismissing a noon meal worker in Villupuram district from service.
Rocky, a four-year-old Doberman, is the new hero in Villupuram police.
In such an incident that one could not have witnessed even in films, a couple got married before the corpse of groom’s dead father.
On Sunday, Sivakumar went missing and the same night, his body was found in a nearby forest area, with his throat slit.
Fake priests taking advantage of women and sexually harassing them seems to be on the rise in Villupuram.
Ten people died and six others suffered grievous injuries when an omnibus and van collided head-on near Kallakuruchi in the wee hours of Thursday.
According to a police official source from Kallakuruchi, most of the migrant workers were from Jharkhand.