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36-year-old man hacked to death in broad daylight at Aminjikarai

Meanwhile, a video showing Arumugam battling for life went viral on social media.

19 May 2022

‘Late’ father shows up in time for son’s wedding

The Kaaval Karangal unit of the police, which reunites abandoned people with their families, had found over 52 people from Tamil Nadu abandoned in Rajasthan.

19 May 2022

Tamil Nadu: Law & order on the mend

The two additional police commissionerates in Avadi and Tambaram were announced by the State government in September 2021.

17 May 2022

Chennai man buries his dead mother in a water barrel

The 53-year-old man claimed that he buried his mother in a barrel in a bid to keep her with him forever.

16 May 2022

DMK man’s murder: Cops search for body parts in Adyar river

The accused started disposing the body on Friday, but could not complete the task due to police movement in the locality.

15 May 2022

Man rapes and impregnates partner’s 17-year-old girl, held

The victim’s mother, a 38-year-old woman, works as a daily wage labourer. She lost her husband five years ago, said the police. 

14 May 2022

Tamil Nadu Police to develop apps to find missing vehicles, prevent cybercrimes

A police note said that an app to track stolen and missing vehicles, 'Integrated vehicle monitoring system' will receive data from the Automated Number Plate Reader.

11 May 2022

Cybercrimes in Chennai rose by 1,648 per cent in past 10 years: CM MK Stalin

The man, who has trained thousands of police personnel since 2009, said the possibility of cracking these crimes has improved.

10 May 2022

Nirbhaya counselling centre handles 200 cases in nine months

In a little over nine months, the Nirbhaya Specialised Counselling and Support Centre for Women has been able to resolve over 200 cases.

03 May 2022

DMK functionary hacked to death at Chennai's Broadway bus stand

Police said the deceased, identified as J Soundararajan, was a DMK functionary and ran a juice shop near the bus stand.

04 Apr 2022

13 years after rape, mother and 11 others booked in POCSO case

Isabel Richardson, one of those arrested, had come out on bail recently after being jailed in a similar case in 2021.

02 Apr 2022

Win some, lose some as Bharat bandh applies brakes on Tamil Nadu

With fewer buses on the road, commuters of all sorts find it hard to reach their destinations, forcing to them to hire autos, cabs, minivans at higher fares

29 Mar 2022

Sexual assault on PhD scholar at IIT-Madras: Main accused arrested in Bengal under SC/ST Act

The accused was detained at Diamond Harbour police station on Sunday and will be produced before the local magistrate on Monday to obtain a transit warrant. He will be brought to Chennai for inquiry.

28 Mar 2022

Class 2 boy run over by school van in Chennai

The deceased was identified as VJ Theeksheth, 8, from Kaliamman Koil Street in Elango Nagar in Virugambakkam. His parents Vetrivel and Jenifer are employees of a private company in Chennai.

28 Mar 2022

Women's safety in Chennai: Solutions to fight sexual harassment

Trauma not easy to overcome, but support systems can help them feel safe

26 Mar 2022