Villupuram

Two die, eight injured after explosives-laden lorry blows up in Tamil Nadu

The incident took place when the driver noticed smoke coming out of the vehicle and stopped near Gingee. 

published on : 30th September 2019

God locked up as castes clash over temple rights in this Villupuram village

According to sources, people belonging to Mudaliar community had constructed Uthukattu Renugai Mariamman temple near Pambai river in the village decades ago.

published on : 24th September 2019

Vikravandi will be a litmus test for AIADMK, DMK

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

published on : 22nd September 2019

Archeologists stumble upon 2,000-year-old urn in Villupuram

A 2,000-year-old urn has been unearthed by a team that was looking for archeological artefacts at Parikal village in Ulundurpet taluk. 

published on : 17th September 2019

Two injured as row over bursting of crackers escalates in Villupuram

17 members from both groups nabbed, security up in village near Vikrawandi

published on : 11th September 2019

Vinayagar idol desecrated amid caste clash near Villupuram

CASTE tension simmering over the last few days in P Kilanur village escalated into a full-blown conflict on Tuesday.

published on : 5th September 2019

12% of Tamil Nadu government school kids have low iodine levels

The laboratory lifted 1,496 urine samples from government school children in the age group of six to 12 years.

published on : 2nd September 2019

Cops in Tamil Nadu's Villupuram flayed for abusing family members of detained tribal men

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.

published on : 29th August 2019

Dismissal of noon-meal staff for swindling stock upheld by HC

The Madras High Court has upheld the orders of the government dismissing a noon meal worker in Villupuram district from service.

published on : 17th August 2019

Rocky, new hero of Villupuram police, conferred with best performer award

Rocky, a four-year-old Doberman, is the new hero in Villupuram police.

published on : 15th August 2019

BIZARRE: Man gets married before father's corpse in Villupuram

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.

published on : 11th August 2019

Tamil Nadu shocker: Villupuram youth kills brother to conceal incestuous affair with sister, aunt

On Sunday, Sivakumar went missing and the same night, his body was found in a nearby forest area, with his throat slit.

published on : 2nd August 2019

Fake priests and their trials of sexual abuse

Fake priests taking advantage of women and sexually harassing them seems to be on the rise in Villupuram.

published on : 31st July 2019

10 dead in collision between bus, van near Kallakurichi

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.

published on : 19th July 2019

10 killed in accident after bus collides with van in Tamil Nadu

According to a police official source from Kallakuruchi, most of the migrant workers were from Jharkhand.

published on : 18th July 2019
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