Harish Murali

Madras HC dismisses actor Suriya's plea seeking waiver of interest on income tax

In October 2010, the Income Tax department conducted searches at the office and residence of Suriya and passed an assessment order a year later for the years 2007-08 and 2008-09

17 Aug 2021

Madras HC directs private schools to issue transfer certificates without demanding due fees

The state government submitted that due to the pandemic situation, it wanted to ensure that children are not stopping their education midway for want of transfer certificates while shifting schools

07 Aug 2021

Seven get death penalty for murder of Dr Subbiah outside Chennai's Billroth Hospitals

The court also sentenced two others to life imprisonment. One of the accused who turned approver and became a prosecution witness during the trial was allowed to go free.

04 Aug 2021

Private school teacher held under POCSO Act

A 26-year-old physical education teacher was arrested under POCSO Act for allegedly raping a 17-year-old student.

29 Oct 2019

Cab aggregator directed to pay Rs 15k for failing to send car on time

Four years after a call taxi company failed to send a car at the right time, a consumer forum directed the company to pay `15,000 as compensation.

29 Oct 2019

Snail meat hot delicacy in Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore

Those meant for export markets are cleaned by boiling to take out the calcium-rich shells, which go to the paint industry.

22 Apr 2018

Theni forest fire: Do not let anyone make such trips alone, say inconsolable members of Thittagudi victim

It was a plunge into darkness for the residents of Thittagudi. The death of S Subha (pic)(28), hailing from the town, in the Theni forest fire left them grieving.

13 Mar 2018